Peaceful Touch Healing Arts
Information and Policies
Yoga Class Policy - Class size is small therefore space is limited. Drop in's are welcome, however it is recommended to sign up in advance. If you are a new student please arrive 15 minutes early to sign a release form or download and print form to bring to class. All other students please arrive at least 10 minutes early to check in, make payment, set up your mat, and relax before class starts. Class begins promptly at 9:30 and front door will be locked. We have complimentary water but students are encouraged to bring their own water bottle. There is absolutely no water allow on the blue practice mats but plenty of spots in the studio space to place your water bottles. Cubbies are available for your personal belongings. Aspire Enrichment Center has kindly provided yoga mats, blocks, blankets, and straps to use so please be respectful and fold the blanket, and clean your mat and blocks with the cleaner spray provided. Peaceful Touch Healing Arts provides hands on assists, gentle massage, and occasionally uses essential oils in class.
Scope of practice - Peaceful Touch Healing Arts only provides services within the scope of practice of therapeutic massage therapy, craniosacral therapy, somato-emotional release, reiki, reflexology, and yoga. Peaceful Touch Healing Arts does not diagnose or practice out side of the listed modalities but will be happy to provide referral to another therapist.
Confidentiality-Your privacy and confidentiality with be upheld at all times except for the event of a court subpoena otherwise all intakes, notes, and discussions will remain confidential.
Privacy and Draping-It is beneficial to completely disrobe for massage therapy although many choose to leave their underwear on. Client's privacy will be respected and Peaceful Touch Healing Arts will work around clients comfort. For reiki, craniosacral therapy, and reflexology treatments client will remained clothed and asked to wear comfortable cloths to treatment. When on the table client will be completely draped with sheets and blankets and only the area that is being worked on will be exposed. A breast drape will be used during abdominal work unless other wise requested, however client may request no breast drape. Please note that all touch is purely therapeutic and non sexual. Clients may not request that their genitals be exposed at any time for any reason. Your privacy and modesty is always respected.
Cancellation and Late Policy- If a client must cancel an appointment 24 hours notice is required. Cancellations within the 24 hour period will inquire a $25 late fee. Cancellations 2 hours before appointment and No Shows will be charged full session price.
The same cancellation policy goes for In Home Massage Service.
If a client is late to a session the client will still be charged full amount. Peaceful Touch will try to provide client the full session time if time and schedule allows. However it is important for Peaceful Touch to respect all clients time so if another appointment is booked after, the session will be cut short.
If Peaceful Touch must cancel a session, 24 hours notice will be given. If Peaceful Touch cancels a session within 24 hours a $25 credit will be put towards the rescheduled appointment.
In the event of inclement weather 2 hours notice is required to cancel outside of a 5 mile radius to appointment location. If you are within a 5 mile radius of appointment location the 24 hour cancellation policy still applies so be sure to check the weather in advance.
Safety and Inappropriate Behavior - Safety is very important to both therapist and client. Both have the right to terminate session at anytime if uncomfortable for any reason.
Alcohol and drugs can significantly reduce the benefits of massage and can even cause harm, therefore coming to a session intoxicated will result in a canceled session and client will be responsible for full payment.
The type of massage that Peaceful Touch practices is therapeutic and is strictly non sexual/sensual. Inappropriate verbal or non-verbal sexual advances will not be tolerated and session will be discontinued with full payment due.
Hygeine - Please do not wear heavy perfumes as many clients have sensitivites.