What is Healing Touch?
Healing touch (HT) is an energy therapy in which practitioners use their hands in a heart centered and intentional way to support and facilitate physical, emotional, mental and spiritual health.
Healing touch works with the energy of the body to induce deep relaxation and to promote self-healing, the goal being to restore harmony and balance in the human energy system.
People of all ages with a variety of health concerns both acute and chronic have benefited from these safe, gentle non-invasive therapies.
- An energy therapy using hands, heart and intentions to facilitate health of mind body & spirit.
- Endorsed by the American Holistic Nurses Association, taught since 1989.
How can Healing Touch help you?
Scientific research continues to suggest that HT is helpful in promoting relaxation, reducing pain and managing stress. It can also be effective in speeding tissue and bone healing and strengthening the immune system. Many people describe an increased sense of well-being after treatment.
Healing touch was developed by Janet Mentgen RN, BSN, HNC, CHTP/I as a medically-based energy therapy Continuing Education Program for nurses. Healing Touch is endorsed by the American Holistic Nurses Association and has been taught since 1989. Since that time the positive impact has been recognized in the healing community throughout the world.