naturopathic education

naturopathic education

The formal teaching and training provided at a school of naturopathy, of which there are seven in North America.

American Association of Naturopathic Physicians, universities
• Bastyr University, Seattle, WA.
• Boucher Institute of Naturopathic Medicine, Vancouver, Canada.
• Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine, Toronto, Canada.
• National College of Natural Medicine, Portland, OR.
• National University of Health Sciences, Chicago, IL.
• SW College of Naturopathic Medicine and Health Sciences, Temple, AZ.
• University of Bridgeport College of Naturopathic Medicine, Bridgeport, CT.
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Schleich convened the academic deans for naturopathic education, Chinese medicine, and academic research.
A review of tensions and risks in naturopathic education and training in Australia: a need for regulation.
Naturopathic Education and Research Consortium : $10,000 grant awarded to help fund a new naturopathic residency at Full Circle Care in Salt Lake City, Utah.
This is often at the expense of the university sector, which is financially disadvantaged in naturopathic education delivery through extra academic and research obligations not shared by private for-profit providers.
Conclusions: Lack of regulation in naturopathic education has resulted in significant risks to patients (through reduced standards) as well as the naturopathic profession itself.
Relman concluded that "the anti-pharmaceutical bias of naturopathic education.
NERC, the first organization established to provide accredited naturopathic residencies in clinical practice settings, is recognized by ITI for its fundamental importance in expanding naturopathic education.
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Due to the eclectic nature of naturopathic practice, the diversity of naturopathic education around the globe (20) and personal preference, very few naturopaths are likely to practise the same.
CNME's role as an accrediting agency has been to assure the quality and integrity of naturopathic education programs.
We intend to remain in any event as the accrediting agency for naturopathic education programs," Lofft said.
Hydrotherapy, like physical medicine and manipulative therapies, was a core part of Australian naturopathic education practice until naturopathic scope was compromised by the introduction of the National Health Training Package which reduced naturopathic training to herbal and nutritional medicine.