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BCTTNS membership is open to all who have studied Therapeutic Touch® as developed by Dora Kunz and Dolores Krieger PhD., RN. Membership to the network runs from May 1st – April 30th. New member fees received in March or April will be applied to the next year. First-time members may obtain an introductory one-year membership of $30.00. Full fees apply thereafter. Fees are not prorated. Members can now pay for their annual BCTTNS membership via PayPal.
If you are ready to become a member of the BCTTNS:
1. Complete the New Member Registration form and the Members Code of Ethics form in hard copy (on line is not available for New Membership).
2. Mail to our Membership Co-ordinator (address on bottom of Registration form).
3. Payment can be made either by cheque sent with your Registration form and Code of Ethics, OR by Paypal using the box below (select New Member).
Renewing Membership (Due May 1st):
When renewing your membership – you have the option of renewing online or in hard copy:
1. Complete the Online Membership Renewal Form
OR complete the Membership Renewal Form hard copy and mail to the Membership Co-ordinator (address on bottom of form)
2. Payment can be made either by Paypal using the box below (select the appropriate Level of membership)
OR by sending cheque to our Membership Co-ordinator with your Renewal form.
Please ensure you are familiar with policies governing our members.
Note re Paypal:
Be sure to click on the “Continue Shopping” button on the Paypal website to add more items. When you are done, choose the “View Cart” button and submit your payment.
BCTTNS yearly membership fees are:
- Member $60.00
- First time member $30.00 ($60.00 thereafter)
- Seniors $50.00
- Recognized Practitioner (TTRP) $70.00
- Seniors TTRP $60.00
- Recognized Teacher (TTRT) $80.00
- Seniors TTRT $70.00
BCTTNS membership gives you four BCTTNS newsletters yearly that provide articles of Therapeutic Touch interest, reports on research and other activities, and upcoming workshops and events within B.C. You also receive four Ontario “In Touch” newsletters and four Therapeutic Touch Networks of Canada (TTNC) “TTNC News” newsletters. Learn about the many benefits of a BCTTNS membership benefits.
Lifetime certification as a Therapeutic Touch® Recognized Practitioner or Therapeutic Touch Recognized Teacher is open to all Therapeutic Touch Practitioners who have practiced Therapeutic Touch (Kreiger/Kuntz method) continuously for a minimum of 20 years.
Certification is intended for those Therapeutic Touch Practitioners who meet BCTTNS education and practice criteria for TTRP or TTRT and have maintained a BCTTNS membership (or maintained in another Canadian TT Network; International TT Network; or TT International Association Inc.) in good standing for a minimum of 10 consecutive years.
During Lifetime Certification, yearly membership fees will be required to be paid to BCTTNS. Check lists will no longer be required to be submitted.
Please print the form and guidelines below (one document) and send all documentation to Education Chairperson as per instructions.
Policy for Charging for Therapeutic Touch Services
In order for a member to charge for Therapeutic Touch® services, you must be a current BCTTNS member in good standing and have completed levels 1, 2 and 3. You must advise your client in advance of any fees that you charge for your services.
Members who have not completed level 3 may submit documentation in writing to the Education Coordinator to determine whether that member has met the relevant experience, education, training, and competence in order to be able to charge for Therapeutic Touch services.