Vera A. Porter

PhD, ThD, BA, MSc is an educator, writer, and lecturer

After a successful twenty-year career in business in Toronto, London, England and New York City, Vera completed a M.Sc. in education and taught elementary school for ten years. Vera developed a passion for energy medicine and in 2001 became a Reiki Master and Integrated Energy Therapy, Master-Instructor. In 2004, Vera embarked on her doctoral studies in Energy Medicine and Spiritual Healing, completing this work in 2008.


Doctorate in Theology  (Holos University Graduate Seminary)

Doctorate in Philosophy (Universal University)

Master of Science in Education (Niagara University)

Bachelor of Arts (University of Guelph)

Reiki Master, traditional Usui

Master-Instructor, Integrated Energy Therapy Level I, Therapeutic Touch™


International Society for the Study of Subtle Energies and Energy Medicine (ISSSEEM)

Therapeutic Touch Network (TTNAO)

Canadian Examining Board of Health Care Practitioners, Inc.

Canadian Reiki Association


Vera A. Porter, Ph.D., Th.D. is not a medical doctor and does not practice medicine or provide medical diagnosis. Energy medicine including Reiki and Integrated Energy Therapy® are intended to be used as adjuncts to (not in lieu of) other forms of complementary or conventional healthcare.

Vera A. Porter