What is Touch for Health Kinesiology?
Touch for Health is the most widely used system of Kinesiology in the world. Training is open to anyone interested in health care and self help and is internationally recognised as a fundamental training for Kinesiology.
Touch for Health is a simplified version of the non manipulative basic Applied Kinesiology, developed by John Thie. It offers a safe, effective way to maintain health and wellbeing that is available to people with no previous knowledge of the body or how it works.
Touch for Health is a holistic approach to health which teaches the restoring of our natural energies. It is a practical guide to natural health using acupressure, touch and massage to improve postural balance and reduce physical and mental pain and tension.
Take charge of your health and well being! Learn specific hands-on touch techniques that aim to:
Touch for Health™ Kinesiology balances the body through muscle testing/monitoring to improve posture and stimulate the body's own healing ability.
Touch for Health™ Kinesiology is experienced fully clothed, sitting, standing, or lying down. Muscle testing/monitoring is a cooperative venture and requires active participation. The system is taught in 4 levels which build on the learning of each one to develop your knowledge and skills. Further training is available if you wish to work professionally as a Kinesiologist.
Touch for Health Level I - 16 hours
Touch for Health Level II - 16 hours
Touch for Health Level III - 16 hours
Touch for Health Level IV - 16 hours
Further training is available if you wish to work professionally as a Kinesiologist, including:
Touch for Health Proficiency:
Levels I – IV have assessment requirements in the form of case studies and demonstrating knowledge and practical skill. This is consolidated during a the 3 day Proficiency course where you will review levels I – IV and take the Proficiency Assessment – this enables you to join the Kinesiology Federation, obtain insurance and charge for balances.
Instructor Training Workshop (ITW):
This 60-hour course prepares you as a Touch for Health Instructor. Upon completion of the course, you are certified by the International Kinesiology College (IKC) and the Touch for Health Kinesiology Association. This course provides comprehensive training in TFH techniques, teaching skills, and running a successful TFH business.