Alternative & Complementary Healthcare Professionals is not associated with any specific modality or governing body. Instead, it is our goal to represent the whole of alternative and complementary healthcare approaches by providing a comprehensive resource and professional community for all those working in alternative healthcare, regardless of the modality. Below are some of the modalities and approaches we support (if you do not see your modality here, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with the name and a BRIEF description):
Acupuncture is the stimulation of specific points along the skin of the body involving the penetration of thin needles.It is a key component of traditional Chinese medicine, which aims to treat a range of conditions. According to traditional Chinese medicine, stimulating specific acupuncture points corrects imbalances in the flow of qi through channels known as meridians.
Advanced Clearing Energetic (ACE)
Advanced Clearing Energetics is a set of strategies that assists you to discover the original stressful event behind your health issue. Using the ACE Strategies will help you find the root cause, assist you to clear the emotional and/or physical energy behind the event and help return your body to its natural energetic flow.
Ask and Receive
Ask and Receive is an alternative treatment developed by Sandi Randomski and Tom Altaffer based on the power of words. It is based on the concept that each individual has a higher part of themselves that has the answer to problems and knows what you need. By repeating the Five steps of Ask and Receive, you can access higher states of information and incorporate it into your life.
Matrix Birth Reimprinting uses Matrix Reimprinting and Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT) to specifically address and release the emotions connected to the time spent in the womb and the birth process. It seeks to recreate the birth process and help you experience the bonding process that is natural to every mother and child if the right conditions are presented at the time of birth.
The Body Code is an amazing map to wellness. Utilizing muscle testing to ask the body what to clear, the map provides a wide range of issues and problems that can be cleared simply and easily and without the need for details. The Body Code includes The Emotion Code, both of which were developed by Dr. Bradley Nelson.
Utilizing muscle testing to determine the broken or weakened energy circuits in the body, Body Talk applies tapping specifically to the head and heart to activate the brain and help facilitate the body’s own ability to restore and maintain its optimum health.
Chakra clearing uses a variety of techniques to clear and balance the chakras so energy flows naturally through your body and energy field. Chakras are energy centers located in the body with corresponding locations connecting to physical and supernatural elements of the body.
Colour Mirrors is a system using the psychology of color to help you realize your full potential. It seeks to help identify, analyze, and transform obstacles and offer guidance on how to raise self-awareness and consciousness to empower you to change or accept any aspect of your life.
Crystal Healing is an alternative technique that uses stones and crystals as conduits for natural healing energy.
Eden Energy Medicine
Eden Energy Medicine is the application of a variety of energy medicine techniques as taught by Donna Eden.
EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization Reprogramming)
Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) is a psychotherapy treatment that was originally designed to alleviate the distress associated with traumatic memories. An individual brings attention to emotionally disturbing material while simultaneously focusing on an external stimuli, most commonly therapist-directed lateral eye movements.
Developed by Dr. Bradley Nelson, The Emotion Code offer systemic approaches, using a guided computer program and muscle testing, to identify and addressing imbalances in the body, allowing the body to heal itself.
Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT)
Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT) is a form of psychological acupressure that uses a gentle tapping technique instead of needles to stimulate traditional Chinese acupuncture points.
The Healing Codes were designed by Alex Loyd, PhD, ND. to activate a physical function in the body to address stress, allowing the neuro-immune system to take over its job of healing whatever is wrong in the body.
HeartMath is a collection of practices and techniques designed to help people bring their physical, emotional, and mental beings into balanced alignment with their heart’s intuitive guidance.
Homeopathy is a system of medicine which involves treating the individual with highly diluted substances, given mainly in tablet form, with the aim of triggering the body’s natural system of healing. Based on specific symptoms, a homeopath will match appropriate medicine to each patient.
Hypnotherapy attempts to address an individual’s subconscious mind, using the power of suggestion and altered states of consciousness for beneficial change. A hypnotherapist uses hypnosis to give relevant, positive beneficial suggestions to help an individual bring about the change they desire.
Inner Repatterning is an energy-based technique that uses gentle, percussive tapping on the thymus point, as opposed to the multiple points used in traditional Emotional Freedom Techniqies (EFT). The technique emphasizes being mindfully present and creating balance.
Matrix Reimprinting (MR)
Matrix Reimprinting is an energy-based technique that utilizes concepts of Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT) in order to access past memories, bring in new resources, create, and transform the painful for negative memory.
Naturopathy is a system of alternative medicine based on the theory that diseases can be successfully treated or prevented without the use of drugs, by techniques such as control of diet, exercise, and massage.
Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP)
Developed by John Grinder and Richard Bandler, Neuro-Linguistic Programming is a system of thinking based on language, skills, and patterns that allows you to consistently achieve specific desired outcomes.
Nurse Practitioners have advanced clinical training beyond their initial professional registered nurse preparation. Didactic and clinical courses prepare nurses with specialized knowledge and clinical competency to practice in primary care, acute care, and long-term health care settings. A Nurse Practitioner can treat certain medical conditions without the supervision of a doctor.
An off-shoot of Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT), Positive EFT is an energy technique developed by Silvia Hartmann that focuses on bringing positive energy into your life now, instead of past traumas and memories.
Developed by Karin Davidson, based on information from the books Journey of Souls and Many Lives, Many Masters, Prenatal Reimprinting is an application of Matrix Reimprinting that focuses on the connection between one’s soul and one’s self, as it happens in the womb, and life purpose, thereby creating a foundation that can offer support throughout a variety of life experiences.
Psych-K is a set of principles and processes designed to change subconscious beliefs that limit the expression of your full potential as a spiritual being having a human experience.
Quantum Touch is a method of natural healing that works with the Life Force Energy of the body to promote optimal wellness. Life Force Energy, also known as “chi” in Chinese and “prana” in Sanskrit, is the flow of energy that sustains all living beings.
Quick Pulse is a technique that utilizes focus to address negative aspects of your life, or things that block potential. While you focus on what you don’t like or want in your life the energy follows your focus and clears whatever is the cause of the unwanted experience or symptom.
Reiki is a healing technique based on the principle that the therapist can channel energy into the patient by means of touch, to activate the natural healing processes of the patient’s body and restore physical and emotional well-being.
TFT (Thought Field Therapy)
According to founder Dr. Roger Callahan, Thought Field Therapy (TFT) “is the study of the structure of thought fields and the body’s energy system as they pertain to the diagnosis and treatment of psychological problems.” Imbalances in the body’s energy system are diagnosed and then addressed using meridian tapping and several algorithms for various psychological and emotional problems.
The Yuen Method of Chinese Energetic Medicine is a powerful non-touch technique blending anatomy, physiology, applied Kinesthetics, structural analysis, energetic technique, and quantum physics, to quickly locate and shift your imbalances/blocks on all levels and dimensions.