Disclaimer/Internship notice: King Institute is dedicated to protecting the integrity of TKM® and ultimately the individuals that it helps. Candidates for Practitioner and Therapist Certification will use and discuss ONLY TKM® in assisted and solo internship sessions and NO OTHER METHOD. This is in effort to minimize confusion for the client and ensure purity of TKM®. Failure to abide by these guidelines will result in expulsion from the certification program and certification of current Practitioners and Therapists will not be renewed.
Notice: We retain the legal right and privilege to decline any applicant for internship.
Requirements for Internship at King Institute, LLC:
These requirements are currently more obtainable than anytime past.
The only fee is a one-time interview fee of $250!
To begin assisting in sessions at the King Institute (the beginning of internship), the following are prerequisites:
1. A minimum of one time attendance and completion of Level 1, 2, 3 & 4 classes (with approval of Director).
2. Attending two or more special topic TKM® classes.
3. It is suggested and important to complete at least one Self-help and EMT class.
4. A minimum of 30 hours hands-on experience with TKM® (On other people, Self-help is not included and proper documentation must be provided).
After approval and completion of 100 office sessions, an intern is paid a graduating fee for each solo session.
After approval and completion of 100 office sessions, an intern is paid a minimal fee for assisting a trainer.
Note: There are times when there will be more than one student assisting in a session which means that the assisting fee can not be paid, but the experience will be great for each student and for the client, which is the purpose. The fee paid to qualified Interns for solo sessions increase with experience and expertise (with approval of Director).
Certified Practitioner of TKM®
To qualify as a TKM® Certified Practitioner with full privileges and recognized by the INTERNATIONAL KIMA® ASSOCIATION and King Institute, LLC (with a certificate of completion), the minimum requirements are as follows:
Certified Therapist of TKM®
To qualify as a TKM® Certified Therapist with full privileges recognized by the INTERNATIONAL KIMA® ASSOCIATION and King Institute, LLC (with a certificate of completion), you must be a current Certified TKM® Practitioner. In addition to the Practitioner requirements, a candidate for Therapist certification needs:
* Certification of TKM® Internship Requirement Exceptions
Students living 400 miles or farther from the Institute can receive hours outside of the Institute upon approval of the Director. Once approval is received, internship hours can be obtained by accurately documenting hours in an approved therapy facility.
For Practitioners, 150 assisted hours of the 1000 required hours must be completed at the Institute. For Therapists, an additional 150 assisted hours of the required additional 1000 must be completed at the Institute. This translates to a total of 300 assisted hours of the required 2000 hours required for practitioners.