Center for Compassionate Touch LLC
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"For years, Ive witnessed the powerful impact of touch and massage in providing comfort, compassion, and improving the quality of life in hospice care. The quality of training offered by Compassionate Touch is exclusively tailored to meet the unique needs of elders and people in hospice and palliative care."

Kathleen Egan-City, President and Executive Director, Millennium Research Institute
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Level 2 Practitioner Training Springfield MO

September 20 - 23, 2012


The Gardens Assisted Living
1302 W.Sunset
Springfield, MO 65807

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Center for Compassionate Touch


This 4 day training intensive is for the massage therapist or healthcare practitioner wishing to become certified as a Compassionate Touch Practitioner. 
Pre-requisite: Level 1 workshop  Instructor: Ann Catlin

You will:


  • Advanced skills for elders with advanced dementia
  • Techniques to support the person at end of life
  • Advanced communication skills
  • Assessment and documentation methods
  • Strategies for coping with the emotional impact of this work


  • Confronting fears and challenges related to serving people in eldercare and hospice
  • Expanding your ability to be a healing presence
  • Applying Compassionate Touch key concepts
  • Compassionate Touch sessions with people living with advanced conditions

Massage therapists will gain promotion strategies. The last day is a practice-building seminar. (Other healthcare professionals may opt-out attending this day)
In this seminar, you will learn or experienc:

  • Marketing strategies
  • How to talk to potential employers about your services to meet their needs
  • Tools for generating referrals
  • Program models
  • Fee setting and contracts
  • Create a vision for your business and plan steps to achieve it.


35 CE Credits
Tuition: $825.00

Day 1 9:00 a.m.- 7:30 p.m.
Day 2 9:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Day 3 9:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Day 4 9:00 a.m.- 5:30 p.m.

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