naturopathic education

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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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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.
The university's expansion is welcome news for the Golden State, too: The university has been measuring a growing desire for naturopathic training among prospective patients and students and current practitioners.
While medical and naturopathic training and knowledge were seen as the foundation of the practitioner's confidence, an exclusive focus on medical factors was seen to be insufficient in their work with clients.