Classes

Classes are two days. Class times for both dates are 8 am to 6 pm. You need to arrive at 7:45 am the first day to complete registration. You will be surprised how quickly the time passes.

If you have questions or would like to schedule a class in your area, please contact Janet Tait by e-mail jtait@jtaitwellness.com  or phone 248-310-7575  or  Helen Strahl by e-mail hccstrahl@gmail.com or phone 248-879-2665.

Register for Foundations of Healing Touch Class by clicking the link below.

If you are  direct patient care staff at St. Joseph Mercy-Oakland, register under direct patient care staff not under employee for Course 1.    The cost of the class and textbook with be covered by a donation given to Doug Dascenzo.  

*Pre-registration required for all classes.  Class size is limited.  Register early.

Date/Time Event
10/05/2019 - 10/06/2019
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Healing Beyond Borders HTI Healing Touch Certificate Program Course 3
St. Joseph Mercy Oakland, Pontiac MI
10/19/2019 - 10/20/2019
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Healing Beyond Borders HTI Healing Touch Certificate Program Course 2
St. Joseph Mercy Oakland, Pontiac MI
11/09/2019 - 11/10/2019
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Healing Beyond Borders HTI Healing Touch Certificate Program Course 1
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, Ann Arbor MI

*By taking this class you will receive a Course 1 HTI Healing Touch Certificate.


Classes are open to all adults. There are 18 Continuing Nursing Education Hours for nurses.

This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the American Holistic Nurses Association, an accredited approved by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

“The provider of this educational event has designed the program so that it may be considered by participants for use as continuing education to enhance the professional knowledge and pastoral competency of chaplains certified through the Board of Chaplaincy.  Certification Inc.® an affiliate of the Association of Professional Chaplains®.”

Cancellation policy:  If student cancels class 1 week prior to class, tuition refunded minus $25.

HTI Course 1 is approved by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB) as a continuing education provider.

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing.