Teaching Events in 2015
The Legacy Project (January through November)
As part of the Ontario Association of Naturopathic Doctors Legacy Project, Verna Will be teaching naturopathic new patient examination over four 4-hour sessions from January through November. You can find more information about registering for these sessions at the OAND’s website here.
Health Fusion 2015: CAND Convention in Calgary (June)
Using Naturopathic Manual Therapies to Address Cellular Metabolic Stasis
Presented by Dr. Verna Hunt BSC DC ND
One main root cause of immune challenges, chronic conditions and dis-ease is the decrease of metabolic function within the trillions of cells in our bodies. Naturopathic modalities to address stasis and stagnation include manual therapies that can be administered immediately within the patient’s appointment with directive on home therapies to continue restoration after the patient goes home. This session will teach how manual therapies when applied appropriately promote metabolism and decrease stasis to people of all ages from infant to geriatric patients and how they are a vital method of care.
Areas of therapy to be taught include:
- Lymphatic system flow in general and also specific conditions
- Abdominal massage and organ positioning
- Diaphragm reset
- Postural rebalancing
- Safe joint mobilization
- Stretching safely
- Instructions for patient home care
Please see the Events page of this website for specific dates and locations.