The Diamond Technique: An Energetic Intervention in Support of the Immune System

The purpose of this article is to share with my colleagues a technique which I use frequently in my Healing Touch practice. The technique evolved, intuitively, as I worked with clients with compromised immune systems. We are aware that we, as practitioners, are channels/ conduits for Energy to pass from...
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Changing the World — Nick’s Story

I have been teaching Healing Touch since 1998 and have been blessed with meeting many wonderful students along the way. In 2001, I began teaching Healing Touch at Front Range Community College in Fort Collins, Colorado.  Teaching for the college added some challenges to how I was accustomed to teaching....
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Bringing Healing Touch Behind the Hairdresser’s Chair

I am currently 20 years into my career as a hairdresser. Five years ago, I began to have significant questions about the role energy played in my everyday work. I was at a crossroads. Feeling unengaged with burnout looming, I did not feel the meaning I had once felt as...
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Associate Wellness Through an Energetic Approach: Healing Touch in the Workplace

The program was implemented in February, 2014 at St. Mary’s Healthcare, Amsterdam, New York, a member of Ascension Health, the largest not-for-profit Catholic healthcare network in the world. As stated in our Philosophy, ”the facility from is committed to the achievement of excellence in the field of healthcare.” Further, “because...
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A Reference Tool for Healing Touch in Hospital Practice

Working with volunteers who had completed Healing Touch Levels 1, 2 and 3 in a Mid-Atlantic hospital, Dr. Clara W. Boyle, RN, HTCP developed this reference tool. The hospital began offering Healing Touch sessions in April 2014 in response to nursing staff requests for additional non-pharmacological pain management modalities for...
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Bringing the Gift of Healing Touch to Remote India

By Kimberly Kuppenheimer, MA, PA, HTCP/I It is with great joy that I happily introduce our first HTP Level 1 class from Madurai in the state of Tamil Nadu, south India! Eleven students took their initial Healing Touch journey from June 30-July 1, 2017. As we do all across the...
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Healing Touch Provides Support to Caregivers at Westchester Medical Center’s Caregiver Center

By Betty Feldman, HTCP Healing Touch is a popular choice among complementary modalities offered for relief and support to caregivers at Westchester Medical Center’s Caregiver Center in Valhalla, NY. If you live in the area, and have a Level 3 HTP certificate, or above, please join our volunteer team. A...
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Expanding Healing Touch into the Academic World

By Jean S. Pruett, D.Min., LPC, NCC, HTCP/I In 2016, Nancy Green, MHA, OTR/L, and Associate Professor and Program Chair of the Occupational Assistance Department’s 2-year Associate Degree at Cabarrus College of Health Sciences, began planning how to incorporate Healing Touch (HT) classes into the Department’s course offerings, and possibly...
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Sharp HospiceCare Services Include "Caring for the Caregiver"

By: Lisa Goodman, HTCP/I, Sharp HospiceCare Integrative Therapies Coordinator   Sharp HospiceCare in San Diego, CA, expanded its services to include Caring for the Caregiver, and it is the focus of the Integrative Therapies (IT) volunteer program. Our journey began in 2005, when we implemented integrative therapies (such as Healing...
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10 Reasons why you should consider Healing Touch

By: Flor Taboada, HTCP This article was originally posted on Flor's blog. It is a great way to introduce Healing Touch to others. Healing Touch is a gentle complementary therapy that uses light touch to balance and restore energy that has been depleted due to mental or emotional stress, trauma,...
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