What is Healing Touch?
Healing Touch is a relaxing nurturing energy therapy. Gentle touch assists in balancing your physical, mental, emotional and spiritual well-being. Healing Touch works with your energy field to support your natural ability to heal. It is safe for all ages and works in harmony with standard medical care.
How can Healing Touch benefit you?
- Calming anxiety, depression
- Decreasing pain
- Strengthening the immune system
- Enhancing recovery from surgery
- Complementing care for neck & back problems
- Deepening spiritual connection
- Supporting cancer care
- Creating a sense of well being
- Easing acute & chronic conditions
“Healing Touch is effective with many conditions including fibromyalgia, headaches, chronic fatigue, and chronic pain.” — Stephen Brewer, MD, Medical Director, Integrative Medicine, Canyon Ranch, Arizona
Who are Certified Healing Touch Practitioners
The Certified Healing Touch Practitioner (CHTP) credential is widely recognized in energy therapy training. Look for the CHTP credential to assure the highest standards. All CHTP’s
- Complete a rigorous training and certification program
- Abide by a professional Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice
“My pain level dropped from unbearable to manageable after just one session.” — Marilyn Cummelin, chronic pain sufferer
Where is Healing Touch Used?
Healing Touch is used in a wide variety of settings including hospitals, long term care facilities, private practices, hospices, and spas. Janet Mentgen, RN, founded Healing Touch is 1989 as a continuing education program for nurses, other health care professionals and lay persons. Today, Healing Touch has spread throughout the world and is taught in universities, medical and nursing schools and other settings internationally.
It is endorsed by the American Holistic Nurses Association since 1997. Practitioners and Instructors are certified through Healing Beyond Borders, supported by its research department and expertise in health care integration. Healing Touch continues to grow rapidly, spreading healing light worldwide.