Joseph's 4,500-square-foot emergency department has offered four holistic practices to patients over the past two years: music therapy (in the form of musicians who walk the common areas playing handheld harps), therapeutic touch
(which he likens to hand massage), Pranic Healing therapy (a no-touch Asian energy work to cleanse the prana, or lifeforce), and aromatherapy.
It's difficult to forecast revenues," he said, "but we had the history of Therapeutic Touch
The quality of the therapeutic touch
for treatment of the fluid system of the body is "fluid specific.
In particular, Dossey's book Healing Words: The Power of Prayer and the Practice of Medicine (1995); Braud's (1994) article "Empirical Explorations of Prayer, Distant Healing, and Remote Mental Influence"; and Targ and Katra's (1999) book Miracles of Mind: Exploring Nonlocal Consciousness and Spiritual Healing address significant mind-body experiments and positive distant influences through use of Therapeutic Touch
Steve Hopkins, to offer therapeutic touch
before Sunday morning services in a quiet room removed from the sanctuary.
comments: "This power, however, did not come supernaturally from beyond but from within the very flesh and blood of Jesus, that is, from his own personal, spiritual energy as it called forth her own immanent divinely-inspired healing energies," energies that can also be called forth through therapeutic touch
, acupuncture, and other forms of energy medicine (72).
Filled with insightful, practical, and easy-to-understand information, this encyclopedia examines the history and modern uses of such alternative therapies as acupressure, healing touch, reiki, reflexology, the Tellington Method, therapeutic touch
, and many others.
Another example would be Energy Therapies with practices such as Therapeutic Touch
, Reiki, Healing Touch (biofield), and electric, magnet and light therapies (bioelectromagnetic).
Our kids often don't get that therapeutic touch
If I could create something experiential, a professional development experience for them, it would be about them having a better understanding of their own boundaries around touch, their own experience of what is therapeutic touch
, and that might help them.
We have been using Sandy Fritz's book in this year's Therapeutic Touch
paper at AUT University and have found it to be a very useful addition to class teaching.
There are various types of massage and it can also be extremely beneficial in relieving emotional stress, as the therapeutic touch
is usually soothing.