Desk Reference-Integrative Health Professions

This information will be very useful to patients, healthcare professionals, educators, students and those responsible for future clinical research and healthcare policy.
— David Eisenberg, MD Harvard School of Public Health

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Information about the 2013 ACIH Clinicians' and Educators' Desk Reference

This guide to the 5 licensed complementary and alternative healthcare professions, written by vetted experts, is a desk reference for clinicians and a textbook and resource for educators and students. Also included is information on emerging fields of traditional world medicines, holistic nursing and holistic and integrative medicine.

Developed by

  • Academic Collaborative for Integrative Health (ACIH)
  • Organizational Partners:
  • Alliance for Massage Therapy Education
  • Association of Accredited Naturopathic Medical Colleges
  • Association of Chiropractic Colleges
  • Council of Colleges of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine
  • Midwifery Education Accreditation Council

Plus, Accreditation Commission for Homeopathic Education in North America, American Holistic Nurses Association, American Holistic Medical Association, American Massage Therapy Association Council of Schools, American Medical College of Homeopathy, Consortium of Academic Health Centers for Integrative Medicine, International Association of Yoga Therapists and the National Ayurvedic Medical Association.

Project Managers and Editors
Elizabeth Goldblatt, PhD, MPA/HA, ACIH Executive Director, Pamela Snider, ND, ACIH Founding Executive Director, John Weeks, ACIH Former Executive Director, Beth Rosenthal, MPH, MBA, PhD, ACIH Assistant Director, Sheila Quinn, Consulting Editor.

Total pages: 281