What is energy healing?

Energy healing is a therapeutic method that involves removing disease-causing obstructions in the body's energy field by harnessing the universal energy source. The modality employs a variety of techniques to influence the body's life force and aid in its natural healing processes. Reiki, Touch for Health, Polarity Therapy, Pranic Healing and a variety of other energy-based treatments are among them. Energy healers are trained in many of these techniques and can carry them out effectively, whether through hands-on healing or distance healing. Stress, anxiety, depression, trauma, heart disease, digestive issues and allergies are just some of the numerous conditions that energy healing can help with.

Energy healers in Sunshine Coast can benefit massively from joining any of the professional associations listed below. Not only will it keep them up to date with industry developments, but it will also provide them with access to potential clients or career opportunities.

  • Australian Holistic Healers and Counsellors Association (AHHCA)
  • Energy Therapies Association (ETA)
  • Australian Reiki Connection (ARC)
  • International Institute for Complementary Therapists (IICT)
  • International Energetic Healing Association (IEHA)

Energy healing courses in Sunshine Coast

Should you study energy healing?

Today's society is becoming more aware of the potential benefits that energy healing can have on health and wellbeing. Learning about this subject from a reputable institute will allow students to develop their knowledge of energy healing techniques and principles, while also achieving a valuable qualification in the process. Taking energy healing courses will help aspiring healers develop the skills they need to work in this field, as well as certain personal attributes to succeed as an energy healer. These include:

  • Empathetic and passionate about helping others. This allows you to see past the obvious and address the root of a client’s issue. 
  • Respect and compassion towards all living things is another essential attribute that separates effective energy healers from ineffective ones.
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to listen attentively are also required to avoid providing information that may confuse or misinform those in need.
  • The ability to stay calm and relaxed even in tense situations will enable you to deal with difficult clients without resorting to emotional distress.  
  • Good time management skills will help you meet your clients’ needs within the agreed time frame.

If you value these qualities and want to enhance them as you learn different energy healing techniques, keep reading to learn more about the courses you can take to become a qualified energy healer.

What are the course and study options for energy healing in Sunshine Coast?

Different types of energy healing courses are available across the Sunshine Coast district. Most schools deliver their courses on various platforms to suit the needs and goals of each student. That means you can take face-to-face classes or distance learning programs that allow you to study from home. Depending on your schedule, you can opt to study full-time, part-time, or only in the evenings or on weekends.

Taking a certification course is a great way to get started with your new skill set. It usually takes a few days or weeks to earn a professional certificate in energy healing, depending on the program you sign up for. 

Some modalities may require a diploma qualification to practise, so it is best to research the programme you are interested in before deciding which energy healing modality to study. You might also want to ask yourself what you hope to get out of an energy healing course, what area of specialisation you like to focus on during your studies, and if energy healing is something you want to do for the long term. These are all valid questions when it comes to seeking out energy healing courses.

A comprehensive list of courses is available at the top of the page. Try to make a list of criteria that you feel would make a great energy healing course for you, and then compare it to the programmes offered by the course providers listed above. Feel free to contact your preferred school to learn more about their curriculum, course fees and delivery method.  

What happens after you complete your energy healing course?

After completing an energy healing course, energy healers go on to work as healers, teachers and mentors to support people in achieving their full potential through their understanding of the metaphysical aspects of life. Their role as teacher will require them to hold workshops, seminars and training courses that are designed for those who wish to learn how they too can master the knowledge of this ancient practice.

Most energy healers in Sunshine Coast seek employment  in holistic clinics, yoga centres, hospitals and retreat centres. Others work in private companies or government agencies, helping employees maintain balance within their energy systems despite the pressure and demands of their jobs.

Energy healers can also choose to work as independent practitioners in their own healing rooms or private practices. Some also offer online energy healing sessions to their clients. If you decide to take this option, Natural Therapy Pages' practitioner listing pages may be able to assist you. Getting your company and services listed is a quick and easy way to draw in new customers and build long-term relationships with them.

You can also use your energy healing qualification to pursue other courses in your field, such as the following: