What is Energy Therapy? (e.g. Bio Energy, Healing Touch)
Energy Therapy is a relaxing nurturing therapy. Gentle touch assists in balancing your physical, mental, emotional and spiritual well-being. Energy Therapy works with your energy field to support your natural ability to heal and helps to facilitate a deep sense of calm and relaxation in the body, mind and spirit.
How can Energy Therapy benefit you?
- Calming anxiety, depression
- Decreasing pain
- Strengthening the immune system
- Enhancing recovery from surgery
- Supporting cancer care
- Creating a sense of well being
Where is Energy Therapy used?
Energy Therapy is used in a wide variety of settings including hospitals, long term care facilities, private practices & hospices. Janet Mentgen, RN, founded Healing Touch in 1989 as a continuing education program for nurses, other health care professionals and lay persons. Today Energy Therapy has spread throughout the world and is taught in universities, medical and nursing schools and other settings internationally.
It is endorsed by the American Holistic Nurses Association since 1997. Practitioners and Instructors are certified through Healing Beyond Borders, supported by its research department and expertise in health care integration.