Saturday and Sunday
September 28-29, 2013
9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
UW-Eau Claire College of Nursing
and Health Sciences
Eau Claire, WI
Healing Touch is a relaxing, nurturing energy therapy. Gentle touch assists in balancing physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual well-being. Healing Touch works with energy fields to support one's natural ability to heal. It is safe for all ages and works in harmony with standard medical care.
Who Should Attend
- Registered nurses
- Health care professionals
- Body-oriented therapists
- Licensed health care professionals and individuals
- Lay persons who desire to study energy therapy with a commitment to help others
Level 1 begins with 18 nursing or massage continuing education contact hours of instruction, allowing persons with varying backgrounds to enter, acknowledge their previous learning and to further develop concepts and skills in energy-based therapy. A strong commitment to personal growth is recommended.
The purpose of this program is to provide education in the energy modality of Healing Touch, a nursing intervention that supports the overall balance and nurturance of body, mind, emotion and spirit.
Level 1 Course ObjectivesYou will be able to:
- Describe the human energy system relationship to physical, emotional, mental and spiritual health.
- Discuss energy principles basic to Healing Touch.
- Assess the energy field and energy centers.
- Identify a basic Healing Touch Sequence.
- Demonstrate specific intervention techniques used in Healing Touch.
- Discuss applications of Healing Touch in personal and professional practice.
- Discuss expected ethical conduct and standards of practice within Healing Touch.
Level 1 Course ContentYou will be learning:
- Energy system concepts related to health
- Basics and assessment of the energy system – energy field and energy centers and functions
- Meditation for centering and maintaining energetic flow
- Principles and practice of Healing Touch for personal and professional use
- Multiple specific energy healing techniques
- Principles of self-healing
- Personal development as a healer
- Legal and professional aspects of touch therapies, Ethical Conduct and Standards of practice, and integrity in Healing Touch.
Check-in starts at 8:30. Program begins at 9 a.m. and ends at 6 p.m.
Sue Peck, RN, PhD, GNP, BC, CHTP/I is a professor of nursing at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. At both undergraduate and advanced practice levels, she teaches the use of complementary therapies integrated into care of clients with chronic illness. She works as a holistic NP, integrating healing touch, massage and guided imagery into care. Previous practice experience includes critical care, neurosciences, gerontology, and complementary therapies. Sue is an active member of Healing Touch, Int. and the American Holistic Nurses Association. She frequently provides programs on complementary therapies.
Disclosure: Sue Peck is an instructor of the HTI Healing Touch Certificate Program and has the right to use the intellectual property of the HTI Healing Touch Certificate Program Course of Study.
$279 – Early Bird through September 9, then $299 per person. Fee includes program materials and beverages. Lunch is on your own.
Continuing Education Units / Credits
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Continuing Education / UW-Extension is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Wisconsin Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
Participants earn 18 continuing nursing education contact hours.
Continuing Education Contact Hours
You may cancel your registration up to 10 business days before the start date for a refund less a $50 administrative fee. If you cancel fewer than 10 business days before the start date, no refund will be given. If you do not attend the program, you are responsible for the full fee. If the program is cancelled or full, we will refund the program fee. You may substitute another person for your registration at any time. Call the Continuing Education office (715) 836-3636/ toll free (866) 893-2423 for assistance.
If you need an accommodation for a disability to fully participate in this program, or need this document in an alternative format, please contact Continuing Education at 715-836-3636/ toll-free 866-893-2423, or use the Wisconsin Relay System (711), as soon as possible.
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