Healing Touch: A Guide Book for Practitioners / Edition 1

Healing Touch: A Guide Book for Practitioners / Edition 1

by Dorothea Hover-Kramer
     
 

ISBN-10: 0827362757

ISBN-13: 9780827362758

Pub. Date: 08/28/1996

Publisher: Cengage Learning

On the leading edge of the holistic approach to healing, this comprehensive guide discusses the concepts, techniques, and applications of energy-based healing.  See more details below

Overview

On the leading edge of the holistic approach to healing, this comprehensive guide discusses the concepts, techniques, and applications of energy-based healing.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780827362758
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
08/28/1996
Series:
A volume in the Delmar Nurse as a Healer Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
242
Product dimensions:
6.03(w) x 8.99(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
How to Use this Book
Sect. IHistory, Research, and Background of Healing Touch
Ch. 1The Development of Healing Touch as a Major Force in Energy-Oriented Healing Practices3
Ch. 2Concepts of Healing in Human History8
Ch. 3Research Related to Healing Touch (HT)24
Sect. IIThe Human Energy System
Ch. 4Toward an Understanding of the Scientific Bases of Healing Touch43
Ch. 5Identified Aspects of the Human Energy System63
Ch. 6The Chakras and Their Functions76
Ch. 7Assessing and Identifying Patterns in the Biofield and Chakras92
Ch. 8Basic Applications for Healing Interventions104
Sect. IIIHealing Touch Interventions
Ch. 9Full Body Techniques119
Ch. 10Localized and Specific Techniques135
Ch. 11Specific Interventions for Identified Problems151
Ch. 12The Clinical Practice of Healing Touch162
Sect. IVHealing Touch Practice as a Complement to Other Helping Modalities
Ch. 13Bridges with Medical and Clinical Settings173
Ch. 14Interfaces with Somatic Therapies184
Ch. 15Interrelationships with Psychotherapy191
Sect. VSelf-Care of the Practitioner
Ch. 16New Developments in Healing Touch: Expansion of Resources for Practitioners205
Ch. 17Healing Touch for the Caregiver213
Ch. 18Self-Development of the Healing Touch Practitioner223
Ch. 19Conclusion - Opening to the Next Decade of Healing Touch234
App. A: Glossary241
App. B: Resources for Further Information243
App. CSample Informed Consent246
App. DSample Intake Sheet247
Index249

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