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Title:
Planning your career in alternative medicine : a guide to degree and certificate programs in alternative health care
Author:
Lyons, Dianne J. Boulerice, 1958-
Edition:
Second edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Avery, 2000.
Physical Description:
xxii, 522 pages ; 23 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781583330425
Format :
Book

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Offers a list of study programs in various areas of alternative medicine.


Table of Contents

Preface to the First Editionp. ix
Preface to the Second Editionp. xi
How to Use This Bookp. xiii
How Schools Are Selectedp. xvii
Introductionp. xxi
Part 1 Understanding the Fields of Alternative Medicinep. 1
Acupuncture and Oriental Medicinep. 3
Aromatherapyp. 4
Ayurvedap. 5
Biofeedbackp. 7
Chiropracticp. 8
Energetic Healingp. 9
Environmental Medicinep. 9
Guided Imageryp. 10
Herbal Medicinep. 11
Holistic Health Practitioner/Holistic Health Education/Holistic Counselingp. 12
Holistic Nursingp. 13
Homeopathyp. 13
Hypnotherapyp. 14
Integrative Medicinep. 15
Iridologyp. 15
Massage Therapy and Bodyworkp. 16
Midwiferyp. 22
Naprapathyp. 23
Naturopathyp. 23
Nutritionp. 24
Polarity Therapyp. 26
Reflexologyp. 27
Vedic Psychologyp. 27
Veterinary Massagep. 28
Yogap. 28
Part 2 The Schools and Programs of Alternative Medicinep. 31
Choosing a School or Programp. 33
Listing of Programs by Fieldp. 34
Profiles of Schools and Programsp. 49
United Statesp. 49
Arizonap. 49
Arkansasp. 59
Californiap. 59
Coloradop. 129
Connecticutp. 144
District of Columbiap. 149
Floridap. 150
Georgiap. 168
Hawaiip. 173
Idahop. 178
Illinoisp. 179
Indianap. 186
Iowap. 188
Kansasp. 191
Louisianap. 191
Mainep. 191
Marylandp. 195
Massachusettsp. 198
Michiganp. 208
Minnesotap. 217
Mississippip. 222
Missourip. 222
Montanap. 226
Nebraskap. 227
Nevadap. 228
New Hampshirep. 229
New Jerseyp. 230
New Mexicop. 242
New Yorkp. 253
North Carolinap. 272
Ohiop. 276
Oklahomap. 282
Oregonp. 283
Pennsylvaniap. 295
Rhode Islandp. 304
South Carolinap. 305
Tennesseep. 306
Texasp. 309
Utahp. 320
Vermontp. 322
Virginiap. 325
Washingtonp. 334
West Virginiap. 348
Wisconsinp. 349
Canadap. 353
Albertap. 353
British Columbiap. 359
Ontariop. 366
Quebecp. 382
Saskatchewanp. 383
Multiple State Locationsp. 383
United Statesp. 383
Canadap. 420
Appendicesp. 425
Accrediting Agencies and Councils on Educationp. 427
Licensing and Certificationp. 435
Professional Associations and Membership Organizationsp. 445
Self-Study Resourcesp. 462
Conventional and Osteopathic Medical Schools Offering Courses in Alternative Medicinep. 496
Bibliographyp. 503
Notesp. 511
Indexp. 514