Holistic Healing Classes

Holistic healing classes offered here are mini retreats.  They are an great way to renew and restore yourself while learning new skills and concepts. They also support pain and stress reduction along with improved mind-body wellness. Holistic healing classes are for personal growth and/or professional development. They help you cultivate insight while applying learned skills and coping tools for everyday living.

If you're a helping professional, like a counselor, social worker, nurse, massage therapist, or doctor, Healing Touch can be incorporated into your professional work as well.  Continuing education units are also available for the Healing Touch.

On this schedule page, you'll find support groups, psychotherapy groups, the Healing Touch program curriculum*, and Healing Touch skills groups. 

All holistic healing classes, Healing Touch program classes, support groups and psychotherapy groups are offered in downtown Silver Spring, MD.

2018 schedule of classes and groups is in process. Stay tuned!

Keep in mind that this page is updated as new holistic healing classes are added.


Group therapy & Support groups

There are no active groups at this time. Please check back.

Healing Touch Trainings

Interested in a Healing Touch class in Maryland or DC Metro Area? Like more detailed info?

Scroll down for more detailed info and to register.  Or jump to a brochure. Any questions, feel free to call or email.

Here you’ll find info about Healing Touch classes largely in the DMV area.  Unless otherwise stated, all are facilitated by Lucrezia Mangione, a licensed counselor, Healing Touch instructor and energy therapy specialist. 

For Groups and Organizations
Are you interested in a Healing Touch class(es) for your group or organization or college/university? Training in Healing Touch greatly impacts the well-care of a person who’s become trained as a Healing Touch provider. In turn, it can impact the patient, client or customers they interact with. It can improve patient-centered care and outcomes. Share your interest or needs. Call or email.


2017 Holistic Healing Classes & Groups

  • Sept. 16 - 17: Healing Touch Energetic Patterning & Clinical Application (pre-req is Foundations)
  • Nov.  11 - 12: Healing Touch Advanced Healer Preparation (pre-req is Foundations & Energetic Patterning)

All holistic healing classes are coordinated and facilitated by Lucrezia Mangione unless otherwise noted.

Healing Touch education tuition and general details:
•    $385.00 full tuition for each Level 1 and 2
•    $395.00 full tuition for Level 3
•    $90.00 off for early registration if payment is received 6 weeks or more prior to class start date
•    $15.00 off full tuition for AHNA/Healing Beyond Borders/ ACA members (ID required)
•    $250.00 if you wish to repeat a class or are a full-time student (student ID/ Healing Touch certificate required)
•    Tuition includes training costs & fees, student workbook, certificate, and CEUs through AHNA (which includes ANCC), NCBTMB and CA Board Registered Nursing.

Want a brochure detailing course objectives and content? New ones are forthcoming!


Healing Touch Class One: Foundations in Healing Touch

Classes are being scheduled for 2018!  Stay tuned.

Classes starting in late winter 2018

General details:

Location:  Potomac Massage Training Institute (PMTI), 8380 Colesville Road, Suite 600, Silver Spring, MD
Registration and check – in time: 8:00A – 8:30A

Class time: 8:30A – 600P daily

Early registration by 6 weeks prior to class start date: $295.00

Full tuition after 6 weeks prior to class start date: $385.00

Register now:

  • By Check/Money Order? Fill out brochure registration form. Mail to Handcrafted Health, 8555 16th St., Ste 402, Silver Spring, MD  20910
  • Online by credit card? Click here
  • Phone in credit card? Call 802-578-3700

Healing Touch Class Two: Energetic Patterns and Clinical Applications

Sept 16 - 17, 2017, Saturday & Sunday, Silver Spring, MD

Sept 16 - 17, 2017 Level 2 is open for registration.

Location:  Potomac Massage Training Institute (PMTI), 8380 Colesville Road, Suite 600, Silver Spring, MD
Registration and check – in time: 8:00A – 8:30A

Class time: 8:30A – 600P daily

Early registration by August 5: $295.00

Full tuition after August 5: $385.00

Register now:

  • By Check/Money Order? Fill out brochure registration form. Mail to Handcrafted Health, 8555 16th St., Ste 402, Silver Spring, MD  20910
  • Online by credit card? Click here
  • Phone in credit card? Call 802-578-3700


Healing Touch Class Three: Advanced Healer Preparation

November 11 - 12, 2017. Saturday & Sunday, Silver Spring, MD

November 11 - 12, 2017 Level 3 is open for registration.

Location:  Potomac Massage Training Institute (PMTI), 8380 Colesville Road, Suite 600, Silver Spring, MD
Registration and check – in time: 8:00A – 8:30A

Class time: 8:30A – 600P daily

Early registration by Sept. 10: $305.00

Full tuition after Sept 10: $395.00

Register now:

  • By Check/Money Order? Fill out brochure registration form. Mail to Handcrafted Health, 8555 16th St., Ste 402, Silver Spring, MD  20910
  • Online by credit card? Here you go!
  • Phone in credit card? Call 802-578-3700

Healing Touch Skills & Support Groups

These monthly meetings are open to students & practitioners of Healing Touch (HT). Massage tables are always welcome. If you have one, wanna bring it?  Let us know.

There’s usually a theme and, of course, the signature hangover of a Healing Touch treatment; lots of smiles and peaceful hearts. Hope you can join us.


Silver Spring, MD Healing Touch Skills & Support Group

Located in downtown Silver Spring, MD. Metro accessible from Silver Spring Red Line & Transit Center with an easy 2-minute stroll to our beautiful space. Open to all students, practitioners & certified practitioners of Healing Touch.

Send an email for more information.

Alexandria, VA Healing Touch Skills & Support Group

This practice group is open to Inova nurses and staff only.
Monthly at Inova Alexandria Hospital.  Emails are sent in advance of each group meeting with location. Please RSVP via your Inova email. Didn’t get an email? Have questions? Send an email.

Leesburg, VA Healing Touch Skills & Support Group

This practice group is open to Inova nurses and staff only.
Monthly on 2nd Monday 1800-1900 at Inova Loudoun Hospital.  Emails are sent in advance of each group meeting with location. Please RSVP via your Inova email. Didn’t get an email? Have questions? Send an email.

Springfield, VA Healing Touch Skills & Support Group

This practice group is open to Inova nurses and staff only.
Monthly on 3rd Thursday 1700-1900 at TDI.  Emails are sent in advance of each group meeting with location. Please RSVP via your Inova email. Didn’t get an email? Have questions? Send an email.

*The Healing Touch program curriculum that I'm an approved instructor for is through Healing Beyond Borders: Educating and Certifying the Healing TouchTM

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