"Healing and Teaching: Three Forms of AlternativeHealing and their Implications for Teaching"

by Gerald Grow
School of Journalism, Media & Graphic Arts
Florida A&M University, Tallahassee FL 32307 USA
Available: http://www.longleaf.net/ggrow

Figure 1. Comparison of the Approaches to Healing
Discussed in this Article

Energy Healing Mental Healing Spiritual Healing Spiritualist Healing
Premise Life energy flows
through all things
Mind influences life Belief systems guide us Spiritual entities influence us
Problem Blocked energy Negative self-talk and negative images Limiting beliefs Interference from spiritual entities
Cure Free flow
of energy
Positive self-talk and positive images Larger belief system Help from spiritual entities