Developed in the early 1970’s by Dora Kunz and Dolores Krieger, PhD, RN, this therapy is perceived to be on the leading edge of 21st century vibrational medicine. It is used in hospitals and by many health professionals, holistic practitioners, therapists, counsellors, clergy, and educators.
When disease or injury occurs, the flow of energy becomes disrupted, obstructed, or depleted. Therapeutic Touch attempts to influence the energy flow to restore the energy field to a state of equilibrium.
Benefits of Therapeutic Touch
Research and experience have shown Therapeutic Touch:
- Promotes a relaxation response in as little as two to four minutes in most people.
- Reduces anxiety.
- Regulates and supports immune function.
- Reduces pain.
- Accelerates wound healing.
- Facilitates the Healthy Body’s natural restorative process.
- Compliments and enhances other healing modalities.