Gill Washington has spent many years following an eclectic spiritual path and has worked with various spiritual teachers. She founded the Allspirit website in 1998, and the associated Allspirit Yahoo Group which she has also maintained and moderated since 1998.
Gill has been a Reiki Master / Teacher since 1999, having been attuned as a Reiki Practioner by David Clarke (from whom she has also had meditation training) and attuned as an Advanced Practitioner and Reiki Master / Teacher by Colin Powell. She also received attunement into Reiki and Seichim Mastery by Bruce Way who is part of her Reiki lineage through Colin Powell and has also been attuned to and trained in original Japanese Reiki Techniques.
Gill is an experienced slimming consultant, having helped many people to shed unwanted pounds, and is trained and experienced in nutrition and the psychology of slimming. It is one of her passions to aid people to lose weight through a balanced and healthy approach to mindful eating.Gill has a great love of mystical poetry, including Rumi, Hafiz, Rabindranath Tagore, Rainer Maria Rilke and many others. She is also keenly interested in the I Ching. She has diplomas in Stress Management and Life Coaching and diplomas in Advanced Life Coaching, NLP (Neuro Linguistic Programming) and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and also has an honours degree in Humanities with Literature.
Mum of four now adult children, and divorced in 2012 after over thirty years of marriage, Gill finally has more time to devote herself to interests outside of her family, and to Allspirit. Gill also has two lovely Shiz Tzu dogs, Simba and Ollie, and enjoys walking them in the park and playing with them.