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News from Holistic Connections: Healing Touch Worldwide Foundation Announces a $25,000 Grant for Healing Touch Research

    This funding opportunity is open to public and private organizations to determine the efficacy of Healing Touch Level 3 techniques. In 1997, HTWF was originated by Janet Mentgen, founder of Healing Touch Program, as a non-profit 501 (c)(3) charitable organization with the vision of “Advancing Healing Touch Worldwide.” Their fundraising events and grant […]

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Great News for People Suffering from Trauma: Healing Touch Helps!

There is much in the news these days about post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Successful treatment usually involves a combination of talk therapy and antidepressant medications. However, a number of other approaches, including Healing Touch, are emerging and gaining traction due to their effectiveness. A recent study was conducted to determine if Healing Touch with guided […]

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Energy Healing? C’mon…It’s Just a Placebo

Honestly, after being a practitioner for 12 years, I don’t care if people want to be dismissive or skeptical about the benefits of energy healing. Many scoff, “It’s just the placebo effect,” which is the idea that the result is due to the person’s belief in the treatment rather than any actual mechanism happening in […]

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Freedom From Pain

We’ve all heard the expression “keep it simple.” I’ve devoted the past 12 years to studying energy medicine, offering Healing Touch and shamanic healing to thousands of clients. I’ve been curious, mystified, and deeply moved by the transformation that energy healing has provided for others and myself. But when trying to explain what I do, […]

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There IS another way.

Imagine the irony. I have just spent ten glorious days on vacation in Cabo San Lucas with my husband and two dear friends. We have enjoyed the beauty of nature at “land’s end,” the tip of the Baja peninsula, with the Sea of Cortez on one side and the Pacific Ocean on the other. Morning […]