About Cynthia Hutchison

Cynthia Hutchison, Boulder Healing TouchCynthia Hutchison, DNSc, MSN, RN, HTCP/I, is a Healing Touch Certified Practitioner, an internationally known Healing Touch teacher, and recently retired as the Educational Program Director (2003-2018) for Healing Touch Program™ (HTP).

Cynthia began studying holistic healing, natural healing and energy therapies in the early 1980s. She is an avid student of spirituality and energy medicine and, as a doctorally-prepared nurse from the Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C. (1987), is also knowledgeable in mainstream health sciences.

Cynthia earned a master’s degree as a clinical specialist in mental health nursing (1979), and has maintained a private practice in Healing Touch since 1992. In 1995, Cynthia initiated the research program for Healing Touch and became the first Director of Research, a position she maintained until 2000. She was invited by Janet Mentgen (founder of HT) in 2003 to serve as the Assistant Program Director. Cynthia became the Program Director in May of 2005 (several months before Janet’s death), and was asked by Janet to carry on her legacy of the Healing Touch Program. Teaching all levels of HTP curriculum, she brings enthusiasm, empowerment and creativity to her classes. A mother of three awesome daughters, Cynthia has lived in Boulder, Colorado since 1993.

Although Cynthia retired from leadership in HTP last December, continues to teach all levels of HTP coursework (Level 1 – 5, Instructor Training and Advanced Practice courses). She  teaches locally in Boulder and Denver, as well as nationally and internationally. Cynthia treasures her time as an HT Practitioner administering to local and long-distance clients, where she works with clients of all ages and health conditions. Many clients gravitate to her who have spiritual issues. She combines her years of experience as an energy medicine practitioner with her knowledge of psychology, spirituality, holistic nursing and wellness practices.