Through the use of guided imagery, healthcare providers can use the power of imagination to evoke positive images to stimulate healing and produce positive changes in a person’s life. This course focuses on clinicians’ use of guided imagery. It covers the history and scientific evidence supporting the use of the modality and then describes how to conduct a guided-imagery session.
The goal of this program is to give nurses, social workers and massage therapists information about guided imagery so they can determine whether it suits their clinical practice. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
- Describe three general categories of guided imagery
- Describe the major components of a guided-imagery session
- Name three clinical conditions that can be improved with the use of guided imagery
This course is intended for multiple professions, including nurses, social workers and massage therapists.
Massage therapists: Take this version of the course to ensure you receive appropriate credit.
OnCourse Learning is approved by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork (NCBTMB) as a continuing education approved provider (prov no. 451980-12 from 06/08/2012 to 12/29/2014, 1183 from 09/02/2016 through 09/02/2019).
OnCourse Learning is also approved by the Florida Board of Massage Therapy and Georgia Board of Massage Therapy (provider # 50-1489).
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Please see CE Course Instructions to learn how to earn CE credit for this module.