Attention: Nurses, Massage Therapists, Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists,
Do You Have a Dream About...
Healing Touch Program™ Description
A course of study toward a certificate of completion in Healing Touch (HT) which in-corporates a variety of basic to advanced healing modalities. The program is sequenced in 6 levels allowing participants to move from beginner to advanced practitioner, expert and instructor. Certification as a Healing Touch Practitioner and Instructor is available on application following completion of course work and additional requirements.
Guess what? Healing Touch is an evidence-based practice that offers continuing education for nurses and massage therapists. Yes!
Did you know that Healing Touch Classes give 16 hours of CE for nurses and massage therapists?
Did you know that nursing CE's are ANCC credit? Yes they are!
Required ANCC continuing education statement: Healing Touch Program is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's COA.
Nurses should know that being Healing Touch Certified Practitioner (HTCP) is on par with other nursing certifications! Healing Touch is a nursing specialty.
Did you know that YOU (massage therapist, physical therapist, doctor, mother and others) could be certified as a Healing Touch Practitioner? This is not limited to only nurses.
Healing Touch Certification Process includes a National Exam. Healing Touch is the only Energy Medicine Program that has a national exam as part of the certification process.
And you CAN do this... Just 1 class or go all the way.
If you have had Level 1 somewhere else and if Healing Touch
Level 2 or 3 fit into your schedule this year join us!
YOU can take the first 3 levels of Healing Touch in the Binghamton, NY Area This Year!
Healing Touch Practitioner-Apprentice Levels 4 and 5 are offered through the
Healing Touch Program.
You will be ready to step up to the apprenticeship level after these classes if you so desire.
Hear The Calling....
If you long to help others, Healing Touch can be your path!
Healing Touch Level 1
Level 1 begins with 16 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.
In Healing Touch Level 1 you will learn how to:
You will learn the following in Healing Touch Level 1 Course
Healing Touch Level 2
Level 2 is for students who have completed Level 1 and wish to increase breadth and depth in the study of Healing Touch. You will learn how to do a full one-hour healing sequence. This includes how to do initial intake interviews and how to choose appropriate energy techniques based on your interview and assessments. In addition, you will learn how to document your sessions, how to work on your client's back and neck, how to conduct an energetic health history interview while administering a Chakra Connection, and how to do two Mind Clearing techniques. Emphasis in the experiential learning is on developing healing sequences for specific client needs.
Level 2 is for students who have completed Level 1 and wish to increase breadth and depth in the study of Healing Touch. You will earn 16 continuing education contact hours for this class.
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.
In Healing Touch Level 2 you will learn:
And in Healing Touch Level 2 Course You Will Learn
Healing Touch Level 3
Level 3 is for students who desire more in-depth skills in Healing Touch, and have successfully completed Level 1 and Level 2. This course includes: development of Higher Sense Perception (HSP), sequencing of healing techniques, working with guidance, self-healing and self-development. This class offers 16 CE's.
In Healing Touch Level 3, you will learn how to:
You will learn the following in Healing Touch Level 3 Course
It is easy, fun and life changing!
You Too Can Learn Healing Touch!
Pick Your Class!
Pick 2 Classes!
Take All Three!
For each Healing Touch Class you will:
Have 2 full days of being immersed in Healing Touch and unconditional love
There are some lectures to give you key information
See the instructor demonstrate the techniques
Have the opportunity to give and receive each of the healing techniques
Have space to share your experiences and ask questions
Receive the Healing Touch Workbook
Receive Healing Touch Energy Magazine (digital)
Meet new friends and connect with old friends, build your community
Leave empowered with new tools to help your family, friends, patients and clients
Healing Touch Levels 1-2 Instructor is Mary Pat FitzGibbons. Mary Pat will be your host for all three classes here in the Binghamton, NY area this year.
Mary Pat FitzGibbons, RN, MS, HTCP/I, BHSP
Mary Pat FitzGibbons, RN MS CVNS HTCP/I BHSP, has 40 years of nursing experience, throughout the country. Mary Pat works under the name of HealthWorks Energy Healing, providing treatment and education in subtle energy therapy. Mary Pat has been a Healing Touch Certified Practitioner since 1996 and Certified Instructor since 1999. Mary Pat has been teaching HT in Pennsylvania and Puerto Rico. She is now living in the greater Binghamton NY area where she has a private practice. Mary Pat teaches in NY's Southern Tier, Central PA and Tokyo Japan.
On a more traditional note, Mary Pat has experience in intensive/coronary care, home & hospital IV therapy, hospice, home care, cardiac rehabilitation, geriatrics, hemodialysis, and workers compensation. Mary Pat maintains memberships in the Healing Touch Program, American Holistic Nurses Association. Mary Pat has served on the Boards of the Central PA Chapter of American Society of Training and Development as Director of Communications, Pinnacle Hospital's Woman Care, and the Center for Holistic Living. Mary Pat has been recognized in Who' Who' in American Nursing 1990. Mary Pat is licensed to practice nursing in Pennsylvania and New York
Healing Touch Level 3 Instructor:
Sr. Rita Jean DuBrey, CSJ, RN, MSN, HTCP/I
Re. Rita Jean, a Sister of St. Joseph of Carondelet Is Director of the Center for complementary therapies at St. Mary's Healthcare in Amsterdam, NY. She is a Clinical Nursing Specialist, a credentialed Alcoholism & Substance Abuse Counselor, an accredited T'ai Chi Chih® Teacher and has been involved in the ministry of wellness for over 30 years. Sr. Rita Jean has authored numerous publications. In December 2006, her research study was published in COUNSELOR, "The Role of Healing Touch in the Treatment of Persons in Recovery from Alcoholism." Another article, "Energetic Patterns Found in Persons in Recovery from Alcoholism". Was published in Energy Magazine, in October 2008.
Other publications include "The Hara Alignment Meditation in Prayer Healing Touch Notebook Level 3, May 2009: "Reflections on Advanced Practice 1", ENERGY MAGAZINE, November 2009; "Reflections On Advanced Practice 2", ENERGY MAGAZINE, Dec.-Jan. 2009 and a chapter in HEALING TOUCH GUIDEBOOK: Practicing the Art & Science of Human Caring, Nov., 2009: "Healing Touch As A Spiritual Practice" co-authored with Dorothea Hover-Kramer. In March 2009, Sr. Rita Jean received the Distinguished Trailblazer: Women of Distinction Award from the Girl Scouts of Northeastern New York. St. Rita Jean, a Healing Touch Certified Practitioner & Instructor, is a charter member of the Healing Touch Professional Association. She maintains an active Healing
Touch community-based practice at St. Mary's Healthcare, Amsterdam, NY.