Katha Jones is an experienced Kinesiologist, Touch For Health Instructor, Bach Flower Practitioner and Remedial Massage Therapist. She is the Principal of the International Institute of Kinesiology Australia. The college offers professional Kinesiology training at certificate and diploma level to people who would like to start an exciting career in the fastest growing modality of Natural Therapies.
Her extensive studies of Naturopathy, Kinesiology, Vibrational Medicine, Counselling and bodywork has allowed her to gain a deep understanding of the intricate nature of holistic healing.
Katha assists people in their unique process of restoring balance and harmony to their lives, so they can express their true potential.
Katha is a Registered Professional Kinesiologist with A.T.M.S, A.K.A. Inc, A.I.K. Ltd, T.F.H.I.A.A. & S.K.A.
"What is Kinesiology?"
Originating in the 1960's, KInesiology combines western techniques and eastern wisdom to promote
physical, emotional, mental and spiritual health.
A fundamental premise of Kinesiology is that the body has innate healing energy and is at all times doing its best to care for itself, but that sometimes it needs to be helped into a better position to achieve this care.
Kinesiology also recognises that there are flows of energy within the body that relate not only to the muscles but to every tissue and organ that go to make the body a living, feeling being.
These energy flows can be evaluated by testing the function of the muscles, which in turn reflect the body's overall state of structural, chemical or emotional balance. In this way Kinesiology taps into energies that the more conventional modalities may overlook.
Kinesiology looks beyond symptoms. Kinesiology does not treat named diseases. Nor does it diagnose them. Kinesiology is concerned with the imbalances in the body's energy system. In this respect, Kinesiology has close links with the Acupuncture concept of energy flow.
Where, as the result of injury, emotional trauma, nutritional or other unresolved stress, the energy flow is interrupted, the whole body is affected. The exact nature of blockage in the energy flow can be more closely identified by 'muscle testing'. Acupressure massage, light touch and other simple correction skills are used to restore muscle 'balance', which has a flow-on effect into the total body energy.
Kinesiology is often called 'muscle balancing' or 'energy balancing' helping the body into a better position to heal itself or reach a specified goal by 'balancing' its energies. Kinesiology is not limited to dealing with ailments. Energy balancing brings a person closer to achieving any goal of their choice - reduced stress and pain, improved performance at school, work, home, in sport, relationships, learning or coping with life generally.
This energy balancing that is at the heart of Kinesiology may involve dealing with one or more of the stress factors: identifying a nutritional lack or excess, clearing a negative emotional component, relieving pain, stimulating the integration of muscle groups, improving mental and physical coordination.
Conditions and Issues Treated:
Modalities Used and Services Provided:
- psychosomatic aches and pains
- Anxiety, phobias and panic
- Addicitons and compulsive behaviour
- Emotional stress and issues
- Learning difficulties
- Muscle pain and discomfort
- Sports injuries
- Stress management
- Bach Flowers
- Energy Psychology
- Lymphatic Drainage (Dr. Vodder Technique)
- Neuro-Linguistic Kinesiology
- N.O.T - Neural Organization Technique
- P.K.P - Professional Kinesiology Practitioner
- Remedial Massage
- Specialised Kinesiology
- Sports Massage
- T.F.H - Touch For Health
KINESIOLOGY TRAINING PROGRAM
- Touch For Health
- Bach Flowers
Certificate courses for people interested in preventative health care & personal development.
The Touch For Health Synthesis is taught in four levels.
The courses are internationally recognized as the foundation training for Kinesiology. They provide hands-on experience of many fundamental concepts & techniques of vibrational healing and can be learnt by lay people as well as other health care professionals interested in the medicine of the future.
TOUCH FOR HEALTH 1 (TFH 1): - DATE (see below)
This workshop gives you a strong base to build your kinesiology tools on. You learn that the muscles of the body can be used as biofeedback tools to assess & balance the Chinese meridian system. You will learn 14 basic indicator muscles, associated meridians & organs and their balancing techniques. Spinal reflexes, neurolymphatic & neurovascular reflexes, vision improvement. You will discover simple energy balancing techniques to alleviate pain, improve posture and release emotional stress. Learn whether foods are strengthening or weakening your life energy.
TOUCH FOR HEALTH 2 (TFH 2): - DATE (see below)
You will add to your basic skills and learn: Chinese Law of Five elements, Yin/Yang concept.
Meridian massage, acute pain relief techniques, balancing the body clock for jetlag & shiftwork.
You will upgrade your muscle testing skills by learning a further 14 indicator muscles & their relationship to organ & meridian function & new balancing options.
TOUCH FOR HEALTH 3 (TFH 3): - DATE (see below)
This workshop will integrate your current skills. You will learn how to combine your muscle testing skills with the energetic Law of the Five elements of Chinese acupuncture. 14 new indicator muscles & reactive muscles, gait testing, chronic pain relief, balancing for past trauma to improve posture & facilitate cellular healing. Learn how to detect & correct over- & under- energies in the meridian system.
TOUCH FOR HEALTH 4 (TFH 4): - DATE (see below)
This workshop will help you to refine your muscle testing techniques by learning to balance for
specific goals. You will learn posture analysis, Tibetan energy, emotional stress release for past, present & future events. There are further 14 indicator muscle tests to learn. Balance with colour, sound & touch. By the end of this level you will know 42 indicator muscle tests to assess meridian & organ function and how to conduct a full meridian balance with a specific goal.
R E G I S T R A T I O N - F O R M
Small groups to maximise learning & fun.
Facilitator: Katha Jones,
Touch For Health Instructor
Reg. Kinesiologist, Member SKA, AKA, AIK, TFHIAA.
TOUCH FOR HEALTH:- Sydney
TFH Intensives - 2006:- TFH 1 - 2 - 3 - 4 (8 days)
Touch For Health Proficiency - 20/21 May 2006.
3-6 & 9-12 March 2006
4-7 & 10 – 13 August
- Venue:- Kingsford, Sydney
- $ 340.00 per level - (includes manuals & IKC registration)
- Deposit $ 165.00 - (non-refundable) required
- $1,390 (Earlybird $1350) - Intensive workshop
- $ 550.00 - deposit for Intensive.
- REFRESHER TRAINING DAY:-16th October, 6th Nov.2005 (9.30 – 5.00 PM)
- Cost:- $ 165.00
- Venue:-Holistic Harmony Centre, 447 Old South Head Road, Rose Bay
For more information please go to:.... Touch For Health
B.K.P Professional Kinesiology Practice:- Intake February 2006
This professional training program is taught in over 20 countries around the world for over 20 years. It equals 250 accredited kinesiology hours. (150 hours face to face during 10 weekends and 100 hours of home study & practice). After completion of the 10 training units (BKP 101 - 110)
you can register as a Level 1 Kinesiology Practitioner with the AKA (Australian Kinesiology Association Inc) and the AIK (Australian Institute of Kinesiologists Ltd) and start an exciting and rewarding career in the fastest growing discipline of Natural Therapies.
Kinesiology is on the cutting edge of energy medicine and combines powerful energy balancing techniques with the structural knowledge of anatomy and physiology, nutrition, psychology and the subtle energy bodies to restore balance to the whole person.
Please print out the prospectus for 2006 or join us at our:-
FREE INFORMATION EVENINGS: Friday, 2 September, 14 October, 11 November 2005
- BKP 101: Basic Self-Care Skills & Energisers - 25/26 February
- BKP 102: The Art of Muscle Testing - 25/26 March
- BKP 103: The Law of Five Elements - 22/23 April
- BKP 104: He Body's Superficial Energy Connections - 27/28 May
- BKP 105: The Law of Five Elements in Depth - 24/25 June
- BKP 106: Professional Skills, Balancing Protocolwith Database - 22/23 July
- BKP 107: Pain Reductio - 26/27 August
- BKP 108: History/ Balancing with food/nutrition - 23/24 September
- BKP 109: Advanced Muscle Techniques, Reactivity And Posture - 21/22 October
- BKP 110: Using Client Health Records - 25/26 November
Time:- 7.00 - 9.00 PM
Venue:- Holistic Harmony Centre, 447 Old South Head Road, Rose Bay 2029
To reserve your place please phone Katha Jones on (02) 9315 5704 or 0438 256 738
BACH FLOWER REMEDIES: - : CBD Sydney
Accredited with the Dr. Edward Bach Centre in the UK (possibility of practitioner training after completion of level 1+2)
- Course: Level 1 - 4 & 5 NOVEMBER 2005
- Investment: $295 (includes notes) - Bookings essential
- Venue: Holistic Harmony Centre, 447 Old South Head Road,Rose Bay 2029
Learn the philosophy/history of the 38 Bach Flower remedies to restore emotional and mental balance to your life. This workshop will help you gain a deeper understanding of yourself and others by exploring the 38 mood/type remedies. They can act as powerful catalysts for profound change, release negative emotions, belief systems and behavioural patterns and also work very well for children and pets. This course is very interactive with lots of practical exercises and numerous opportunities to apply the theoretical knowledge to your own personality profile and a variety of real life situations. A must for everyone, who works with clients as well as people, who are interested in their own self-development.
For more information please go to:..... Bach Flowers
I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for the unbelievable changes you and your unique skills have brought to my life. After having the combination of Kinesiology, Bach Flower remedies and counselling I understood the full benefits of what you are offering. I feel more in tune with my emotions, my physical wellbeing and the chemical changes that occur within and outside my body, which influence the world I choose to have around me. I feel more in control of the energy flow within, my attitude to others and the stressful issues I am facing during this continuous journey through life.
Thank you Katha!
Mary Poelzl, Architect
Katha has been my healing angel who helped me at a time, that was a huge turning point in my life. I have just resigned from a job that I had held for 17 years and the transition from a very stressful work phase to having a 3 months break left me feeling like a passenger on the Titanic without a life jacket.
I immediately felt the benefits as my stress levels decreased and my life again began to have some purpose. The Kinesiology sessions I had over the last 18 months helped me deal with major issues in my life, peeling away layers of unresolved stress with each session leaving me more positive, and at peace with myself. The most profound result was in relation to my Type II diabetes. My blood sugar readings dropped considerably to an all time low and my sugar cravings are a thing of the past.
Gae Bergin, Real Estate Manager
“I am writing to confirm the positive personal results I experienced during the short kinesiology balance you gave me whilst at the workshop.
As explained to you, I had an operation in November 2003 to remove my right fallopian tube. The operation was performed via laparoscopy and though this is meant to be minimally invasive, what they actually do to your body during this procedure is quite horrific.
As a result of the operation, I ended up with continuous pain in my right abdomen. So much so that my quality of life was being compromised. I am normally an active person – I couldn’t even walk a short distance without being in agony. Continuous visits to my gynaecologist (who performed the operation) left me feeling more and more in despair. He couldn’t give me a reason for the pain and in March this year he prescribed anti-depressants – not because I was depressed but because these were supposedly good for numbing nerve pain. Against my better judgement and beliefs, I took one tablet, which left me feeling so absolutely revolting that I vowed never to take another one again.
On return to the gynaecologist and stating my experience with anti-depressants, he then prescribed Epilem. On questioning, he finally admitted that it was an anti-epileptic drug!!! I said I had never suffered from epilepsy and he said that he was prescribing it because “it was also good for nerve pain”. I said that I refused to take something that would affect the chemicals in my brain and that didn’t really seem appropriate for my pain.
Absolutely disillusioned and frustrated I left his office wondering was this my fate – live with constant pain for the rest of my life or take some hideous drugs with who knows what side effects. My faith in the medical profession is totally non existent after this fiasco!
In April, I decided to visit a doctor of Chinese Medicine and he gave me herbs to strengthen my body. Those these lifted my spirits and eased the pain somewhat, my life (and the lives of the people I love) were being greatly affected.
As you know, I was suffering with a migraine on the first weekend of the workshop (the migraines had become a lot worse with my constant worry) which is why you offered a quick treatment. However, you did a lot more than help ease the migraine. The pain in my abdomen disappeared totally for the first time since November and it’s still gone. I don’t know exactly what you did but it has convinced me of the power of kinesiology. Because its cessation was so sudden, I keep waiting for it to come back (I know I shouldn’t!).
I am walking 4kms again and doing other exercises – all without pain. My family is happy to have the “happy and healthy” wife/mum back.
I can’t thank you enough Katha. Keep up the good work and good luck in all that you do,
I would like to thank Katha for helping my daughter Monica (age 5) so quickly and effectively after she has suffered from a bout of severe diarrhea for 5 days !! She is usually a very lively and happy child, but she was getting quite lethargic, withdrawn and physically weak. We consulted a local doctor, who prescribed medication for her stomach aches and diarrhea. The medication did nothing to improve her symptoms and I got very concerned about her condition. She wouldn’t talk or interact with me and 2 days after we have consulted the doctor we took her to the hospital, where she stayed overnight. The medical treatment she received at the local hospital did not improve the situation either. She couldn’t keep any food or fluids down and was getting more and more distressed every day.
A friend of mine suggested to see a kinesiologist as a last resort.
Katha’s friendly nature and professionalism put Monica at ease immediately and she felt very calm throughout the whole session, which took only 45 minutes. The results were truly astounding! Three quarters of an hour after our kinesiology session, Monica felt much better, her mood lifted, she started laughing again and was asking for food – the first time in 5 days!!! The symptoms were greatly eased and stopped completely the following day. She had no difficulties with her digestion ever since!
I was amazed and so relieved! I am eternally grateful for helping my daughter to get back on track so quickly and naturally with the power of kinesiology.
Jenkin Lach, Homemaker
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