Introduction to Healing Touch

Learn about Healing Touch, the first professional energy medicine continuing education program to receive national accreditation status in the field of nursing.  Enhance your life and the lives of those around you through understanding the energetic world in which we live, and learn a seven step sequence that you can use to facilitate body-mind-spirit healing. Both healthcare professionals and interested laypeople are invited.

What is Healing Touch?

Healing Touch, developed in 1989 by Janet Mentgen, a holistic nurse, is a gentle, energy-based approach to health and healing. This standardized curriculum of energy medicine is evidence-based with more than one hundred studies completed since the mid 1990s. Healing Touch Program offers continuing education for nurses and massage therapists. International certification is also available for all program graduates.

What Will I Learn at the Introduction to Healing Touch Class?

  • How Health Care is changing
  • Healing Touch is an evidence-based practice used in many hospital and health facilities
  • How to sense and assess the human energy field
  • Healing Touch as an art and science (see
  • How to practice an effective seven-step Basic Healing Touch Sequence to apply for self-healing and healing in others
  • Practical benefits of Healing Touch
  • How Healing Touch is a universally accepted method in many countries around the world
  • How to access valuable informational resources about Healing Touch and energy medicine