Awards and Recognition

Marsha receiving her Ben’s Bell, 2011

ASU Apple Award, 2005

Social Worker of the Year, Az Branch 2, NASW, 2007

Arizona Social Worker of the Year, NASW, 2007

A Woman of Achievement, American Biographical Institute, 2007

Ben’s Bell Recipient, 2011. Arizona Daily Star article.

Special Presentations:
7/30/02: ‘ The Use of Reiki on One’s Clinical Practice’, Westmead Hospital, Sydney, Australia

11/02: ‘Art and Healing’ interview by Channel 1 in NYC

5/13/04:  ‘Incorporating Reiki into Oncology Practice’, Association Oncology  Social Workers (AOSW) Conference, Washington, DC

5/07:  Poster Presentation, ‘Teaching Minority Women a Modality (Reiki) for Stress Reduction and Relaxation”, AOSW, Portland, Oregon

1/08:  “Reiki: A Complementary Modality when LIfe Presentst Extraordinary  Challenges”, Leukemia/Lymphoma Society (LLS) family support group  facilitators training conference, Tampa, Fla

8/25/10:  Keynote Speaker, “El Primer Congreso de Reiki de Patagonia, Argentina”