5 minutes to read

2 Reasons to Let Go of Outcome in a Healing Touch Session

In the Healing Touch community, we often say, “Let go of the outcome.” In fact, it is one of the major principles taught in the Healing Touch Program curriculum. “Practitioners strive to remain non-attached to the outcome of the treatment…trusting that the energy will go where it will serve the client’s highest good.” (Healing Touch […]

3 minutes to read

Connecting the Dots Between Physical and Emotional Pain

May is Mental Health Awareness month, a fitting time to take a deeper look at how emotional and mental distress can play a part in chronic pain. Earlier this month I gave several examples of how pain can show up not only as migraines, fatigue, and muscle aches, but also as grief and anxiety. I described […]

5 minutes to read

Healing Touch Addresses Chronic Pain Without Medication

Imagine picking up a one-pound rock and holding it in your hand with your arm extended. Easy, right? Keep holding it…keep holding it…and it won’t take long before your arm begins to hurt. The longer you hold the rock, the more it hurts. Of course, you could put the rock down but let’s say you […]