52019Mar
OT with Integrative Health at AOTA Conference 2019

OT with Integrative Health at AOTA Conference 2019

This year’s conference is in the beautiful city of New Orleans, Louisiana. As a part of the Holistic OT Community, we are excited to see complementary health and integrative health (CHAIH) offerings represented at this year’s AOTA Conference. Here is the round up! Pre-Conference Institutes and Seminars 6-hour sessions that will be presented on Wednesday,…

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312018Dec
Ayurvedic (Dinacharya) and OT Resource Page

Ayurvedic (Dinacharya) and OT Resource Page

Get your copy of the “Ayurvedic (Dinacharya) Resource Page” created by Mandy Lubas, OTR/L, C-IAYT, AWP & Nicole Tammaro, COTA/S.  Become a full member to receive your copy, other tips, and reduced education about OT and integrative health here. Ayurveda daily routine can be incorporated in an OT self-care home protocol to keep our clients,…

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282018Dec
Top 10 Holistic OT Blog Posts of 2018

Top 10 Holistic OT Blog Posts of 2018

We had a wonderful time connecting with and serving our valued community of occupational therapists that utilize complementary and integrative healthcare into their OT practice. We have rounded up the top 10 most viewed blog posts on our website. We hope you appreciate the buzz around the Holistic OT Community as much as we do!…

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202018Nov
Relaxing at Holistic Therapies 4 Life

Relaxing at Holistic Therapies 4 Life

Here’s what’s happening at Holistic Therapies 4 Life with Mandy Lubas, OTR/L, C-IAYT, AWC. Relaxing therapeutic postures to change the physiology of the body and help with relaxing. Living in this world of chaos and stress we can retrain our bodies to tap into the natural tendency of residing in the parasympathetic nervous system (calming…

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292018Sep
Yoga to Heal the Healer Podcast

Yoga to Heal the Healer Podcast

In the Healing Connections Podcast episode 7 Emmy Vadnais, OTR/L interviews Betsy Shandalov, OTR/L, C-IAYT about “Yoga to Heal the Healer.” Betsy has been an occupational therapist for 25 years and a yoga therapist for 10 years, with her certification through the International Association of Yoga Therapists. Betsy teaches a six-hour nationwide continuing education course…

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292018Jun
3 Summer Healthy Treats

3 Summer Healthy Treats

We asked occupational therapists what are some of their favorite summer “healthier” treats. This is what three OTs said: “I’m a smoothie fanatic in the summer. I like them for breakfast. I don’t use recipes, but an easy smoothie for me is something like this (all measurements are approximations).” – Carrie Ann Strub, OTR/L 1 cup…

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12018Jun
Documentation & Billing OT and Integrative Health

Documentation & Billing OT and Integrative Health

Each month we post new content we’ve created with tips and suggestions for occupational therapists about OT and complementary and integrative health for their health care practice and personal self-care. This month, we have a new video – “Documentation and Billing OT and Integrative Health” by Emmy Vadnais, OTR/L on the Members Only page. Please let…

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92018Apr
How to Use EFT to Lower Negativity and Increase Positivity in Your Life

How to Use EFT to Lower Negativity and Increase Positivity in Your Life

Here are two EFT videos that may help you to lower feelings of pain or negativity, and bring in more positivity to reach your dreams and goals in your life. EFT – Emotional Freedom Technique is a simple technique that combines acupressure and cognitive behavioral therapy to lower stress, negative emotions, thoughts and feelings, and…

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42018Apr
Happy OT Month 2018

Happy OT Month 2018

Happy OT Month! We’re celebrating with a new low full membership rate of $5/month or $60/year. Join Here  Occupational Therapy month is the time of year when we raise awareness about what it is OTs do and how an OT can help you. Please visit our blog, FAQ, Podcasts and other resources at HolisticOT.org. What…

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22018Feb
Aromatherapy Intro Class 2/24/18

Aromatherapy Intro Class 2/24/18

Aromatherapy Intro Class February 24, 2018 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Central Time via Teleconference – $99 Course Description: Aromatherapy utilizes plant essences, also known as essential oils, to enhance health and healing. This course will give the student foundational skills in the safety, efficacy, and application of essential oils for the health care setting….

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