Compassionate Touch®: An Idea Whose Time has Come!
Why Compassionate Touch® Training Now?
Healthcare today has lost its human touch. For thousands of years the therapeutic use of touch has been known to support healing, relieve pain and provide comfort to people living with the effects of aging or illness. Now you, too, can witness the transformative power of touch and massage. And the touch will be your own. By reaching out you'll rediscover a bit of your own humanity.
This “hands-on” complementary approach has proven effective for individuals in:
• Eldercare services
• Hospice and palliative care
• Alzheimer’s care
Regardless of the kind of caregiver you are--eldercare or hospice professional or massage therapist:
• Empowers you to confidently use touch as a therapeutic tool.
• Deepens your ability to be a compassionate presence.
• Provides massage therapists with specialized skills to serve eldercare or hospice.
" The most important innovation in medicine to come in the next ten years: the power of the human hand." Dr. Abraham Verghese (quoted in 2013)
Put your passion to work.
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Vicki Gillmore, Nursing Home Administrator, Elizabethtown, PA
"The value of this training and its implementation for those at the end of life, in pain or with dementia has been incredible."