Foundations of healing touch (level one)

Level 1 begins with 18 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 required. Scroll down to click on the button for the Level one Healing Touch Brochure.

Level 1 Objectives

The participant will:

  1. Describe the human energy system relationship to physical, emotional, mental and spiritual health.

  2. Discuss energy principles basic to Healing Touch.

  3. Assess the energy field and energy centers.

  4. Identify a basic Framework for a Healing Touch session.

  5. Demonstrate specific intervention techniques used in Healing Touch.

  6. Discuss applications of Healing Touch in personal and professional practice.

  7. Discuss expected ethical conduct and standards of practice within Healing Touch.

Level 1 Course Content

  • Energy system concepts related to health

  • Basics of the energy system - energy field and energy centers

  • Location and function of the chakras

  • Assessment of the energy field and energy centers

  • Meditation for centering and maintaining energetic flow

  • Principles and practice of Healing Touch

  • Selected intervention techniques: Framework for a Healing Touch Session, Field Repatterning, Modified Mesmeric Clearing, Chakra Connection (1 on 1, 2 on 1, self), Headache Techniques (tension, migraine, sinus), Laser, Chakra Spread, Scudder, Noels Mind Clearing , Principles of self-healing

  • Personal development as a healer

  • Legal and professional aspects of touch therapies



energetic patterning and clinical applications  (Level two) class

Level 2 is for students who have completed Level 1 and wish to increase breadth and depth in the study of Healing Touch. (17.5 continuing education contact hours.)  The second level of study in Healing Touch includes an intake interview, back techniques and a one-hour healing sequence.  Emphasis in the experiential learning is on developing healing sequences for specific client needs. Scroll down to click on button for the level two brochure.

Level 2 Objectives

The participant will: 

  1. Share the experience of practicing Level 1 techniques.

  2. Develop interviewing and additional assessment skills.

  3. Demonstrate a one-hour healing sequence for specific client problems.

  4. Document clinical work.

  5. Practice back and neck techniques.

  6. Describe specific techniques in addressing client health challenges.

  7. Describe application of Healing Beyond Borders, Educating and Certifying the Healing Touch® Standards of Practice and Code of Ethics within a Healing Touch session.

Level 2 Course Content 

  • Review techniques from HT Level 1

  • Sharing experiences of practicing Level 1techniques

  • Discuss applying techniques in clinical settings

  • Assessment process: interviewing skills, recording observations, documentation

  • Healing techniques: One-hour Healing Sequence, Spiral Meditation, Wound Closing, Pain Ridge, Pain Drain, Sealing Leaks, Back Techniques



This is the third course in the certification program of Healing Touch. Prerequisites include Foundations of Healing Touch, and Energetic Patterning and Clinical Applications. In this class the student will learn methods of raising one’s energetic vibration to facilitate the student’s application of techniques that can be utilized with upper layers of the biofield

Course Objectives

  • Elevate the personal energy vibration to support upper level work.

  • Apply clearing, balancing, and energizing techniques to the upper energetic layers.

  • Deliver in-depth techniques to support spinal health

  • Practice an Advanced Healing Session

  • Identify how the Healing Beyond Borders code of Ethics, Standards of Practice and Scope of Practice required of an advancing Healing Touch practitioner relates to their practice.

Level one Healing Touch Class

Level one Healing Touch Class