Modalities Definitions

Access Consciousness: Access Consciousness is about empowering you with the awareness of the fact that you can perceive, know, be and receive everything infinitely. It’s about empowering you with clearing statements.


Acupuncture: Involves the use of sharp, thin needles that are inserted in the body at very specific points. This process is believed to adjust and alter the body's energy flow into healthier patterns, and is used to treat a wide variety of illnesses and health conditions.


Akashic Records: The word Akasha is a Sanskrit word meaning a substance that occupies all of space. The Akashic Record is universal knowledge, raw life force. Every action, including past lives are contained in the record. In a reading, a practitioner enters your unique Akashic Record to identify the root of your problem(s).


Amethyst BioMat: BIO-MAT is a FDA licensed medical device designed by Drs., scientists, and engineers. It provides high-tech negative ion and far Infrared Light Therapy with amethysts for pre- or post medical treatment and recovery


Angel Therapy: The ability to communicate with the angelic realm for balancing.


Animals: The ability to communicate with animals for their balancing with a variety of different modalities.


Aromatherapy/Essential Oils/Flower Essences: Ways to use pure oils and essences straight from the earth for balancing and relaxing properties.


Art Therapy: Art therapy uses many approaches of the creative art-making process itself, as therapy, or on the analysis of expression gained through an exchange.


Astrology: How the positions of the stars and movements of the planets have a influence on events and on the lives and behavior of people. 


Aura Photography: Human’s are a complex organism, full of emotion, intelligence and spirit, and these qualities are reflected in his or her energy field, or Aura. One's Aura can change from time to time, as a result of ones own experiences and views on life. Aura photography can help you view the colored radiant Aura and allow you to open up new possibilities of perception of your inner world.


Awakening the Illuminated Heart: This training is about the Heart that contains the original instructions of Life, and when the Heart is again in control of a person’s life, Life responds with joy and power. You are taught how to activate the Light Body, and the MerKaBa, along with other ancient wisdom in the Awakening the Illuminated Heart Workshops. In the sacred space of your heart are the secrets and source of life. Though the practice of the methods given, you will find your way into your Heart and discover a world as real as the outer world. You will then be taught how to connect to your light body, in a way that is natural and complete.  Once this doorway is opened life will never be the same.


Ayurveda: A form of holistic alternative medicine that is the traditional system of medicine of India.


Bio Energetic Synchronization Technique (B.E.S.T.): An energy balancing procedure that helps the body use its own natural balancing abilities. By touching certain pressure points in a specific sequence and having the client think about specific memory stress, B.E.S.T. helps remove interference in the body's balancing power, thereby restoring balance in the nervous system. This ultimately leads to the body's own healing of disease. The practitioner follows a specific protocol, instructing the patient's conscious thought process, eye position, and breathing pattern to re-time the body toward a current need. Once the patient's body and sub-conscious portions of the brain are functioning based on redirected and updated experiences, rather than past experiences, balancing can take place.


Birth/Mid-Wife: Ways and practices to help a woman in the birthing process.


Body Code: The Body Code System was originally created after 28 years in private practice from a Chiropractor and Holistic Doctor who was guided how to help "hard-to-crack" medical cases. It’s the most advanced and thorough system bringing the body back to wellness today. The practitioner is able to communicate with your subconscious through muscle testing (both in person or long distance) where you can discover what is holding you back and how to break through blocks in your life. You can release trapped emotions that are negatively impacting you. And understand your past and uncover and remove inherited emotions that cam cause tremendous harm. You can improve relationships with friends and family by releasing trapped energy that is negatively affecting you, by pinpointing the root cause. The Body Code can balance issues in all four bodies (mental, emotional, physical & spiritual) by being able to look at: Circuitry, Energetics, Pathogens, Nutritional, Structural, and Toxicity areas within you. A practitioner must go through an extensive certification. 


BodyTalk: It’s an integrative mind/body energy therapy relies upon the nonverbal communication of the client’s physical body with the practitioner.


Breathwork: Conscious, controlled breathing done especially for relaxation, meditation, or therapeutic purposes.


Certified Natural Health Professional: CNHP is a certification awarded after a specific curriculum and exam have been completed.


Coaching (Life, Spiritual, Health, Business): The ability to mentor an individual to move towards success in a chosen area.


Colonics: Irrigation of the colon for cleansing purposes.


CranioSacral Therapy: A holistic practice that uses very light touching to balance the craniosacral system in the body, which includes the bones, nerves, fluids, and connective tissues of the cranium and spinal area. 


Crystal Healing: The use of the power of crystals to affect the human energy field.


Cupping: The process of drawing blood from the body with the application of a cupping glass for relieving internal congestion.


Death and Transitioning Therapy: Different approaches to provide care to actively dying patients.


Dentistry Holistic: Integrative holistic dentistry.


Dowsing: Dowsing is done with a pendulum asking questions to learn about the health of a person and then working with Spirit to clear what is discovered.

Dream Symbology: A practitioner that looks at the symbols or language of dreams and helps in interpreting and analyzing them.


Drumming Groups: A group of people playing hand-drums, rattles, etc, in a circle for personal and community healing.


Ear Candling: A practice to assist the natural clearing of earwax from a person's ear by lighting one end of a hollow ear candle and placing the other end in the ear canal. The flame of the candle creates a draw or vacuum which pulls the wax and other particles of debris out of the ear and up into the bottom of the candle. As smoke enters the ear, old ear wax softens. This allows old ear wax to flow out on its own.


EFT - Emotional Freedom Technique: During a typical EFT session, the person will focus on a specific issue while tapping on end points of the body's energy meridians.


EMDR – Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing: Psychotherapy treatment to facilitate the accessing and processing of traumatic memories and other adverse life experience to bring these to an adaptive resolution. Therapist directed lateral eye movements are the most commonly used external stimulus but a variety of other stimuli including hand-tapping and audio stimulation are often used.


EMF Balancing Technique: An "energy balancing" technique, where the practitioner uses his or her hands to send energy to the patient, either through direct touch or by placing them inches from the body. The technique makes use of a series of 'Phases'. Each phase focusing on a specific part. There are a total of 13 phases to the technique.


Emotion Code: The Body Code System was originally created after 28 years in private practice from a Chiropractor and Holistic Doctor who was guided how to help "hard-to-crack" medical cases. The Emotion Code is a simple and fast method to find and remove negative emotional energy from the body.  It uses muscle testing to connect to the subconscious mind to find out where the blockages are and what emotions they are related to.  The energies of intense emotional events experienced are still stuck in ones physical body and can distort the normal energy flow, resulting in pain, disease, PTSD, depression, anxiety, phobias and mental illnesses. The Emotion Code helps release these blockages either in person or long distance.


Eye Holistic Health: Integrative holistic ways to help with eye health.


Feng Shui: A Chinese system for positioning a building and the objects within in a way to bring spiritual balance and harmony for health and happiness.


Healing Touch: An energy therapy in which practitioners consciously use their hands in the magnetic field around the body. The goal of Healing Touch is to restore balance and harmony placing the client in a position to self heal.


Healing Touch Spiritual Ministry:  Laying-on-of hands and anointing with oil for healing body, mind, and spirit using a Christian perspective.


HeartMath: The heart holds the key to tapping into a greater intelligence and a state of coherence and harmony. HeartMath stems from scientific research on how the heart communicates with the brain and body. HeartMath teaches people to listen to and follow their hearts so they can make wiser decisions and better manage their minds and emotions. It helps people cope with stress and negative emotional and physiological effects they experience by discovering a sense of positive energy within. It helps them to alter their thinking to be more positive and promotes the heart and brain to operate synergistically.


Herbal Therapy: Managing the use of herbs for balancing and relaxing properties.


Holistic Physician/Nurse/Pharmacist: Integrative holistic ways to help the body to find balance with holistic medical pratitioners.


Homeopathy: Founded in the 19th century, a practice that is based on the concept that disease can be treated with minute doses of drugs thought capable of producing in healthy people the same symptoms as those of the disease being treated. This principle is similar to the concept behind exposure therapy for allergies, but the amounts of active medication used in homeopathy are so small as to be almost undetectable.


Ho'oponopono: Set of practices that have been used in Hawaiian and other Polynesian cultures for centuries to support harmonious relationships between people, nature and Spirit. Harmony in one's external relationships begins by establishing harmony between one's own body mind and spirit.  Determining whether a thought, word, deed or action is truly pono - that is whether it serves the highest good of all – how it affects not only your present generation of family and community, but also how it affects ancestors and descendents.  It teaches taking 100% responsibility for everything you experience in your life. Ho’oponopono is about saying to the Divine: “I am sorry, please forgive me for whatever is going on in me, that I experience the world in this way.” And asking Divinity to convert the block or memory to nothing, to return it back to its original state which is zero or clarity.


Hormones Natural: Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) with the use of natural female hormones to make up for the decline or lack of natural hormones produced in a woman's body.


Human Design: The Human Design System is a synthesis of two streams of science, traditional and modern. A chart is completed for the client from the influences at birth. The traditional sciences included in Human Design are: Astrology, both eastern and western, the Chakra system, the Kabbalah (Tree of Life), the I’Ching, the Book of Changes, and modern Quantum Physics. The purpose of Human Design is to show your uniqueness. Your Human Design BodyGraph reveals your Definition (who you are) and your Openness (who you think you are and the source of your conditioning).


Hypnotherapy: A form of psychotherapy used to create subconscious change in a person in the form of new responses, thoughts, attitudes, behaviors or feelings.


Intuitive/Channeler/Clairvoyant/Medium: Intuitives tend to get a flash of insight that needs no translation at all. Often intuition speaks to us in a very familiar voice. Channels are able to turn down their own rational mind, ego, logical processor and personal belief system to allow spiritual/psychic/intuitive messages to flow through them, just as if they were a telephone wire. Mediums tend to channel complete personalities rather than complete forces. While a channel might be a conduit for the cosmic flux, a medium might be a channel for your deceased Aunt Suzy, the medium's own spiritual guide, Archangel Michael, etc. This person is aware of the personality being channeled and is versed in the quirks that may come up in a session.


Ionic Foot Detoxifying: The purpose of this type of foot bath is to cleanse your body. Ions generated by the ion cleanse travel through the body, attaching themselves to many different toxic substances, neutralizing them, and drawing them out through the feet. The toxic substances ionic foot cleansing removes are a result of a poor diet and high stress. A body tends to accumulate these toxins over time weighing us down and causing emotional and physical problems. Ionic foot cleansing is said to be essential in order to maintain health and high energy levels, avoiding disease, and providing long-term wellness.


Iridology: The inspection of the iris of the eye as an aid in determining a person's state of health or in diagnosing a health problem.


Kolaimni: A healing technique from a Native American Elder. “Kolaimni (pronounced “Ko-lame-nee”) is an ancient method of energy healing. It uses the body’s own energy fields to help heal others, “the Universal Light and Energy that is called God, or the Totality or the Great One.


Light Language: Light Language is used as a tool for healing, self empowerment, and co-creation. Geometric shapes and colors are used individually and within grids to reshape the aura and co-create reality. Light Language originates from Aztec tradition and Mayan teachings.


Massage Therapy: Manipulation of the soft tissues of the body for the purpose of normalizing those tissues and consists of manual techniques that include applying fixed or movable pressure, holding, and/or causing movement of or to the body.


Matrix Energetics: System of healing, self-care and transformation. Starts with a gentle light touch and the power of focused intent and builds into a new and joy-filled state that can affect life changes. It's very much about transforming your beliefs concerning healing, disease and the structure of reality.  


Medical Intuitive: Alternative medicine practitioner who uses their intuitive abilities to find the cause of a physical or emotional condition. 


Meditation/Guided Imagery: A relaxation technique in which words, sounds, etc., are used to evoke positive mental images, feelings, and thoughts.  


Movement Education & Therapy: A broad range of movement approaches used to promote physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual well-being. 


Native Practices & Healing Techniques: Traditional healing techniques, which use a variety of approaches, including laying-on hands, to help restore the body, mind, and spirit to wholeness and balance. 

Naturopath: A system of therapy based on preventive care and on the use of physical forces such as heat, water, light, aire and massage as primary therapies for disease. Some naturopaths use no medications, either pharmaceutical or herbal.   

Neuro-Linguistic Programming: Aimed at enhancing the healing process by changing the conscious and subconscious beliefs of people about themselves, their illnesses, and the world. These limiting beliefs are "reprogrammed" using a variety of techniques drawn from other disciplines including hypnotherapy and psychotherapy.


Nikken Wellness Consultant: Founded in 1975 in Japan with over 40 years of success. Innovators in holistic wellness technologies of: Advanced Magnetics, Air Wellness, Far-Infrared, Negative-Ion, Full-Spectrum Light, Kenko Energy Sleep System, Kenzen Whole Food Nutrition, PiMag Water and Organice Skin Care.  


Nutritional Counseling: An interactive helping process focusing on the need for diet modification.


Organic Raw Food: Uncooked, unprocessed, and organic foods.


Paranormal Investigator: Beyond the range of normal experience or scientific explanation investigated by a paranormal team.


Past Life Regression: A technique that uses hypnosis to recover memories of past lives or incarnations. Past life regression is typically undertaken in pursuit of a  spiritual experience.


PSYCH-K: A technique to change subconscious beliefs that perpetuate old habits of thinking and behaving that you would like to change. 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 even your physical health. 


Psychic: A sensitive to nonphysical or supernatural forces and influences marked by extraordinary or mysterious sensitivity, perception, or understanding.


Quantum Touch: A natural healing that works with the Life Force Energy of the body to promote optimal wellness. Quantum-Touch teaches us how to focus, amplify, and direct this energy, for a wide range of benefits with surprising and often extraordinary results.


Qigong: An ancient Chinese healing art involving meditation, controlled breathing, and movement exercises


Raindrop Technique: A healing technique using pure essential oils. Raindrop Therapy combines aromatherapy, reflexology, massage and moist heat to create healing and cleansing through structural and electrical alignment to the body. The purpose of the therapy is to bring total balance, harmony, and body wellness – mental, physical, and emotional.


Reconnective Healing: A form of healing that reconnects us to the fullness of the universe as it reconnects us to the fullness of our beings and of who we are. It is considered to be able to reconnect us to the universe and to our very essence not just through a new set of healing frequencies, but through possibly an entirely new bandwidth.


Reflexology: A method of relieving pain or curing illness by pressing on particular parts of a person's hands or feet.


Reiki: Developed in 1922 by Japanese Buddhist. Through the use of this technique, practitioners transfer "universal energy" through the hands, releasing stress and promoting healing.


Rolfing: A holistic system of bodywork that uses deep manipulation of the body's soft tissue to realign and balance the body's myofascial structure. Rolfing improves posture, relieves chronic pain and reduces stress.


Shamanic Practitioners: Healing accomplished via relationship and interaction with the trans-physical or spiritual worlds. Shamans have learned to cross the veil between realities, and are actively working to bridge relationships between the trans-physical and the physical worlds to bring healing into their communities.


Soul Mirror Reading: Soul Mirror reading reflects back to the individual their higher self.


Soul Collage: A method of self-discovery through the creation and intuitive analysis of a deck of collaged card.  Cards are made by tearing or clipping images (often from magazines) and then combining them, perhaps against a new background image, into a collage.


Sound Therapy: The use of sound as a therapeutic modality, which is linked to the release of hormones and other factors. Sound therapy is said to affect physiologic parameters, including breathing and heart rate, blood pressure and neuromuscular tone, and is allegedly useful in Alzheimer’s disease, hospice environments for the terminally ill, childbirth, dentistry and psychotherapy.


Spiritual Director: A person who has a continuing hunger for intimacy with God while helping others to do the same.


Spiritual Psychotherapy/Counseling: Spiritual therapy is a form of counseling that attempts to treat a person's soul as well as mind and body by accessing individual belief systems and using that faith in a higher power to explore areas of conflict in life.


Spiritual Response Therapy (SRT): A system of specialized charts used for “researching” the subconscious mind and soul records with a series of questions to quickly find and release the discordant thoughts and limiting concepts to replace them with loving, supportive concepts and positive beliefs. Using these special charts and a pendulum, a practitioner finds the patterns of negative energy whether in past, present or future lives and through Higher Self, removes or "clears" the energy from your Akashic Records which releases pain, blocks and restores harmony.


Spiritual Restructuring: This system includes working with your High Self committee, dowsing with pendulum, testing and correcting muscles and other imbalances in the body. In addition, clearing the mental, emotional and physical bodies can provide a complete and total renewing of the whole person. The Spiritual Restructuring workshop includes meditation, lecture and hands-on experience.


Spring Forest Qigong: It's one of the simplest types of Qigong. The Spring Forest routine was developed to make Qigong more accessible and easy to learn for all people. Spring Forest Qigong channels the energy in your body into the right spots so that your body can achieve optimum performance. The advantages that you will get from practicing it includes better physical and mental performance.


Tachyon Energy Healer: Tachyons are sub-atomic particles that move faster than light due to their tremendous energy. They have the potential to re-create a perfect energy field in any living being and restore its ideal functionality. By amplifying tachyon energy, there is direct access to the infinite possibilities of the Zero-Point Field.


Tantra Yoga: The aim of Tantra Yoga is to expand awareness in all states of consciousness, whether waking state, dream state or sleep state. To accomplish this we need a kind of "deprogramming" and "reprogramming" of our human computer. Tantra Yoga teaches us to identify the various factors that influence our thoughts and feelings and to transcend the obstacles to our evolution arising from ignorance, intolerance, attachment to our animal nature, and selfishness. It promotes a one-pointedness and centeredness that help us to free the consciousness from limitations.


Tarot/Card Readers: Tarot reader uses a divination system that uses a set of cards to gain insight and achieve greater control over issues involving relationships, opportunities, and life changes. The Tarot deck is over 500 years old. With archetypal roots that go back almost 2,000 years, Tarot has become a repository of ancient wisdom.


Tai Chi: Tai chi is a Chinese exercise system that uses slow, smooth body movements to achieve a state of relaxation of both body and mind.


The Healer Method: The Healer Method uses the intention and application of symbols at specific energy points on the body.  The symbols used to promote healing are used in conjunction with the Healer Musical CD with: a meditation where anointing of oils is administered along with hands; on healing and applying activating symbols; the tapping method where activation of 27 energy points is applied; and the transformation where nurturing and symbols are once again applied, then during the final 10 minutes, the one receiving the Healer Method is asked to participate in the tapping method to further activate his/her healing.


Thermography: A technique wherein an infrared camera photographically portrays the body's surface temperature, based on self-emanating infrared radiations; used as a diagnostic aid in the detection of breast tumors and the assessment of rheumatic joints.


ThetaHealing: Modality using focused thought and prayer that allows us to assist in identifying unconscious beliefs and feelings that no longer serve our highest good by connecting to the subconscious to discover answers. ThetaHealing is very beneficial to release trauma, helping someone to manifest their desires, clear resentments and move through forgiveness, etc. During a ThetaHealing session, both the practitioner and client enter a state of theta brainwaves. ThetaHealing creates changes at the consciousness level, and then the changes work their way all the way to our subatomic particles.  ThetaHealing is practiced in 152 countries.


Touch For Health: A form of applied muscle testing designed for lay people, which incorporates acupressure, sound diet, and massage.


Tri Release Therapy: Tri-Release therapy works with the body's natural flow to release blockages.  Blockages in the flow of circulation and energy cause discomfort and pain.  This is used to specifically target an area of physical pain or discomfort.


Unlimited Body: Combining eastern and western wisdom with ancient and modern bodywork techniques, Unlimited Body assists with the physical, mental, emotional and spiritual problems. It is a gentle, non-intrusive hands-on healing approach to support you in experiencing well being. It uses the physical body to access the cellular memory where subconscious wounds and “misunderstandings” are stored waiting to be released.


Unlimited Breath: Unlimited Breath is an easy to learn natural breathing technique that can bring about profound changes in your life. This method of breathing can help you resolve your past, heal physical issues, and establish new patterns to achieve your dreams and goals.


Weddings: Practitioners who perform wedding ceremonies.


Whole Foods: Featuring foods that are free of artificial preservatives, colors, flavors, sweeteners, and hydrogenated fats.


Yoga: Hindu philosophy that teaches a person to experience inner peace by controlling the body and mind through physical movement.


Yuen Method of Chinese Energetics: A non-touch technique blending anatomy, physiology, applied kinesthetics, structural analysis, energetic technique, and quantum physics, to quickly locate and shift imbalances and blockages on all levels. When 'weak' energy signals in the body are identified and optimized (made strong), you can experience immediate relief from physical pain, emotional issues, relationship problems, unproductive behavior, etc.


Zero Balancing: Hands-on therapy used to align the body’s energy with its physical structure through the use of gentle pressure. Two forms of healing occur after injuries: that of the physical body, and that of the energy field of the physical body. Proper healing requires that the relationship between the two must be brought back to “zero”.