Healing Touch - Level 1



Target Audience

Healing TouchTM is a nursing based continuing education program for registered nurses, physicians, body therapists, counselors, psycho-therapists, other health professionals, and individuals desiring an in-depth understanding and practice of healing work using energy based concepts.

Healing Touch ProgramTM Description

A course of study toward a certificate of completion in Healing TouchTM which incorporates 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.  

Level 1 Description

Level 1 begins with 16-18 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.

The participant will learn how to:

  • Describe the human energy system relationship to physical, emotional, mental and spiritual health.
  • Discuss energy principles basic to HT
  • 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.


Level 1 Course Content:

  • Energy system concepts related to health
  • Basics of energy system, energy field and energy centers
  • Location and function of 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: Basic Healing Touch Sequence, Magnetic Passes, Magnetic
  • Clearing, Chakra Connection (1 on 1, 2 on 1, self), Headache Techniques (Tension, migraine, sinus),
  • Ultra Sound, Laser, Chakra Spread, Scudder (Optional), Mind Clearing (Optional)
  • Principles of self-healing

Continuing Education Contact Hours – 16

Workshop Information:


Friday, May 23, 2014 7:00 - 10:00 PM
Saturday, May 24, 2014 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Sunday, May 25, 2014 2:00 - 6:00 PM

Location: Unity of Fairfax, 2854 Hunter Mill Road, Oakton, (Fairfax), Virginia, 22124

Cost: (Notebooks included in pricing)

  • Regular Tuition - $340.
  • HTPA or AHNA Member Tuition - $320
  • Full time student (ID required) - $255
  • Repeat - $255

Register and purchase tickets online -


Maureen H McCracken, PMHCNS, BC

Healing TouchTM Certified Practitioner/Instructor. Maureen studied with Janet Mentgen, Founder of Healing TouchTM for all the original classes. She teaches: Levels 1-5. She has been teaching since 1994 and has
been a guest on TV, radio and national conferences. She is a psychiatric-mental health clinical nurse specialist, board certified. Maureen is happily married to Hiroshi Uyama and mother of Brian McCracken, spoken word poet residing in Olympia, WA. She is a member of Unity of Fairfax since 2002, choir and chamber ensemble. She has private practice in Herndon, VA.







updated April 18, 2014