172017Oct
Please Provide Feedback to ACOTE for a Complementary and Integrative Health Standard

Please Provide Feedback to ACOTE for a Complementary and Integrative Health Standard

Occupational Therapists, Please provide feedback asking for Complementary Health Approaches and Integrative Health to be included in the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) standards by November 3, 2017. The standards for OT education are reviewed every 7 years, and we don’t want to wait that long for this to get adopted! Please take…

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202017Jun
Holistic OT Yoga and Meditation Retreat : : September 29 & 30

Holistic OT Yoga and Meditation Retreat : : September 29 & 30

Holistic OT Yoga & Meditation Retreat: Restoring Mind, Body & Soul for You and Your Clients Instructors: Emmy Vadnais, OTR/L, BCTMB, ARCB and Mandy Lubas, OTR/L, RYT, AWC September 29 & 30, 2017 Description of Retreat: Join Emmy and Mandy, in person or online video, for two days of immersing yourself in yoga and meditation to…

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312017May
American Bowen Academy Modules 1 & 2 in Minneapolis this August

American Bowen Academy Modules 1 & 2 in Minneapolis this August

American Bowen Academy Modules 1 & 2 August 10-13th Minneapolis, MN Faculty: American Bowen Academy Senior Instructor Nancy Pierson and Associate Instructor Michelle Patterson 32 contact hours of Continuing Education approved through American Occupational Therapy Association (Provider #7074) California Board of Registered Nursing (Provider #CEP15344) Oregon Board of Naturopathic Medicine (Provider #PDP-BOW) National Certification Board…

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262017May
New AOTA Course: OT with Complementary Health Approaches and Integrative Health

New AOTA Course: OT with Complementary Health Approaches and Integrative Health

The American Occupational Therapy Association created a new course “Occupational Therapy with Complementary Health Approaches and Integrative Health” that is now available as an online webinar.  Go Here to take the course. Presenter: Emmy Vadnais, OTR/L, BCTMB, ARCB Earn .15 AOTA CEU (1.88 NBCOT PDU/1.5 contact hour) Course Description Complementary and Integrative Health approaches may…

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102017Mar
What can aromatherapy do for your practice?

What can aromatherapy do for your practice?

While the concept of aromatherapy is familiar to many of us, do you know how to use it therapeutically in your practice? In 2015, Emmy Vadnais, OTR/L wrote an article Aromatherapy Can Enhance Health and Healing that explores aromatherapy from the perspective of an occupational therapist. Here are some benefits that she has found: Research studies…

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12016Nov
The Upper Extremity Fascia Network with Molly Allison and Tom Myers

The Upper Extremity Fascia Network with Molly Allison and Tom Myers

Tom Myers, author of “Anatomy Trains” & Molly Allison, Occupational Therapist and Hand Therapist come together to teach: The Upper Extremity Fascia Network: Shining New Light on Pathologies & Connections to the Entire Body December 2-5, 2016, 9am – 5pm Instructors: Tom Myers, renowned author of Anatomy Trains Molly Allison, M.S. OTR/L, CHT, SMS of Holistic…

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132016Sep
Integrative Health Class this Fall: “The Power of the Mind in Healing”

Integrative Health Class this Fall: “The Power of the Mind in Healing”

Do you want to learn foundational Integrative Health skills for your health care practice and for your own self care? The Power of the Mind in Healing class will give you foundational Integrative Health approaches to use for your own self care and in your practice. This course will enhance health care professionals’ skills who…

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