Understanding is an important part of communicating, here is some terminology you may find us using throughout the program and the site.
A system of complementary energy medicine that involves pricking the skin or tissues with needles, used to alleviate pain and to treat various physical, mental, and emotional conditions. Originating in ancient China, acupuncture is now widely practiced in the West.
A type of alternative medicine that uses essential oils and other aromatic plant compounds which are aimed at improving a person’s health or mood.
A body-mind therapy that finds the underlying causes of illness by addressing the whole-person and their whole-story. Healing is restored through intention, moving energy and tapping.
Is simply a treatment that brings the electrical impulses of your body into alignment. Each treatment is designed to target an area of your body and bring the electrical impulses in that area into harmony.
An energy modality utilizing muscle checking that uncovers imbalances in the body and uses intention and magnets to bring them back in balance.
Cranial sacral therapy is a gentle, noninvasive form of bodywork that addresses the bones of the head, spinal column and sacrum. The goal is to release compression in those areas which alleviates stress and pain.
An energetic treatment that uses color in various forms for the purpose of creating balance and health in the human system.
Cold Laser Therapy is a treatment utilizing a laser that penetrates the skin, helping alleviate pain from conditions such as arthritis, back pain, fibromyalgia and neck issues.
A chiropractor is a health care professional focused on the diagnosis and treatment neuromuscular disorders, with an emphasis on treatment through manual adjustment and/or manipulation of the spine.
A colonic is the infusion of water into the rectum by a colon therapist to cleanse and flush out the colon. It is also called colonic hydrotherapy or colon irrigation.
Detoxification (detox for short) is the physiological or medicinal removal of toxic substances from a living organism.
A person qualified to treat the diseases and conditions that affect the teeth and gums, especially the repair and extraction of teeth and the insertion of artificial ones.
Doctor Of Osteopath
A doctor of osteopathic medicine (D.O.) is a physician licensed to practice medicine, perform surgery, and prescribe medication. Alternative names. Like all allopathic physicians (or M.D.s), osteopathic physicians complete 4 years of medical school and can choose to practice in any specialty of medicine.
Emotional Freedom Technique
A form of counseling intervention that draws on various theories of alternative medicine including acupuncture, neuro-linguistic programming, energy medicine, and Thought Field Therapy (TFT).
An energetic procedure utilizing muscle checking to find emotional baggage and release it, either from yourself or from someone else.
Energy Field Cleanse
This is the process of energetically clearing any unwanted or harmful energies that may be lingering in the energy field around the body. These energies can be picked up from others or in certain environments. They can affect your mental, physical and spiritual health.
A natural oil typically obtained by distillation and having the characteristic fragrance of the plant or other source from which it is extracted. Not all oils are created equal and you should only use therapeutic grade essential oils for treatment. These are oils that are safe to use internally.
A process in which a client undergoes a spontaneous reaction in response to the therapist’s touch. It can be induced by using specific techniques that encourage a client’s body to move into areas of ease.
Flower essences are a herbal substance prepared from a flowering plant and used therapeutically for its alleged beneficial effects on mood, outlook, etc.
The use of water in the treatment of different conditions, including arthritis and related rheumatic complaints.
A therapy that helps to restore and balance energy that has been depleted due to stress, illness, injury, grief, medical conditions, surgery or medical treatments such as chemotherapy and radiation.
Homeopathy is a system of natural medicine which involves treating the individual with highly diluted natural substances, given mainly in tablet form, with the aim of triggering the body’s natural system of healing. Based on their specific symptoms, a homeopath will match the most appropriate medicine to each patient.
The process by tapping into spiritual beings and utilizing their knowledge and information for direction to facilitate and promote healing change and transformation.
A very effective movement facilitation technique utilized to: decrease pain. increase range of motion and eliminate subconscious “holding or bracing patterns.”
The use of specific magnets to encourage the parts of the body that are injured to heal faster by increasing and balancing he magnetic fields.
The rubbing and kneading of muscles and joints of the body with the hands, especially to relieve tension or pain.
A substance used in treating disease or relieving pain. : the act or process of treating a person or disease with medicine.
Medical Doctors (M.D.S)
Medical doctors (M.D.s) are physicians who work in hospitals, clinics,medical centers, or private practices. M.D.s treat people for illnesses and injuries. They also prescribe medications, order diagnostic tests, diagnose ailments, and record patient information.
Naturopathic medicine (sometimes called “naturopathy“) is a distinct system of primary health care that emphasizes prevention and the self-healing process through the use of natural therapies.
A person who can understand a non-verbal’s feelings, pain and can receive images from the individual’s (person or animal) communication. Conversations in this manner are a two-way process and it is essential to be able to send and receive a message. This is a skill that we all have the ability to learn.
A psychic is a person who is able to sense things that can’t ordinarily be sensed. Psychics can have different types of abilities and can help in many different ways by providing unknown information to be used in any number of ways.
It is a simple process that helps you communicate with your subconscious mind so you can change beliefs that limit your self-esteem, relationships, job performance, and physical health.
It is a commitment by a number of people who have agreed to pray for people in the Benefice and further afield as part of their daily prayers. They are linked, like a chain, to one another so that the needs for prayer can.
Dowsing is the process of balancing and shifting energy in a home, office or living space to remove negative or disruptive energies using a pendulum or dowsing rods and restoring them to positive, health and life enhancing energies. Dowsing can bring physical changes to a living space and the individuals that occupy those spaces.
A powerful technique using essential oils that was developed by D. Gary Young in the 1980s. It combines several holistic modalities to bring balance and alignment to the body in a non-invasive manner. It also stimulates all the body systems on a physical and emotionally level.
An alternative therapy that uses sound frequencies to help balance the body.
Like adjusting a piano, your body can be tuned to achieve optimal physical balance. Tapping two tuning forks will instantaneously alter your body’s biochemistry and bring your nervous system, muscle tone and organs into harmonic balance.
A very powerful yet gentle form of “energy” healing that resolves a wide range of physical, emotional, relationship, financial and spiritual issues.
Learning to work with your person who is non-verbal to develop a way to communicate needs and help them in whatever needs that they may have. There are many different types of training a caregiver may need to experience and learn about.