Join Lauren Crape, naturopathic doctor and BCNA member, for a discussion on how the birth control pill works, the benefits and risks, making sure it is the right choice for you and a review of options for contraception.
Andrea Nacey, international yoga teacher, will follow the discussion with a yin practice designed to tap into intuition.
Womens Health & Yoga Workshops
The May 19 workshop is the 2nd in a series of 4 workshops to support well-being while empowering students with useful tools and self-care practices. Each session will have a talk and discussion followed by a yin yoga practice –both designed to support women’s health.
Date: May 19, 2018
Time: 1:30 – 3:15pm.
Cost: Drop-ins are $20 per workshop
Register: Space is limited, buy your ticket here: http://www.whistleryogacara.com/workshops/
Location: Yogacara Whistler
205-4433 Sundial Crescent
Dr. Jeannie Doig, ND, HBsc is a Naturopathic Physician and Registered Bowen Therapist serving the Tofino, Ucluelet and Port Alberni communities. Join Dr. Doig at an open house in Port Alberni British Columbia during Naturopathic Medicine Week on May 16, 1:30-3:30pm.
- FREE mini-consults to the public – 15 minute meet and greet consults to new patients
- draw prizes
- 20% discounts to existing patients on supplements
Date: May 16, 2018
Time: 1:30 – 3:30pm.
Call ahead to book your spot 250-723-9888
4711 Elizabeth St
Port Alberni, BC
Here is a list of event offers from BCNA members and their clinics during Naturopathic Medicine. Please check the list below for a city near you. RSVP to our Facebook event for announcements when new promotions are added, follow our Facebook page, or check back here regularly.
Don’t forget to enter our daily contest for 7 chances to win a $100 voucher for a visit with a naturopathic doctor.
Patient Appreciation Week – May 14-19. Boucher Institute of Naturopathic Medicine invites you to call them at 604-540-2873 to book your free wellness exam and find out what Naturopathic Medicine has to offer you. Seniors, women, men and children are welcome – patients eligible for this event will also receive a promo card which entitles them to 4 more visits at $99.
2 for 1 Visit Promotion – Schedule a consultation with one of the Naturopathic Doctors at Butterfly Naturopathic Clinic and receive a free consultation of (equal or lesser) value to share with a friend or family member! Call to book your appointments: 604-980-8885. Please note: you must book the 2 for 1 promotion May 14th-20th, however the actual appointment be can be completed within the month of May.
$10 IM vitamin injections on your first visit – Get your vitamins into your bloodstream right away with a vitamin injection at Inspirit Health. Call (604) 559-8816 *Terms and Conditions: 1. Coupon is for one time use only, 2. Limit 2 injections per person, 3. Promotion is offered to new clients only, 4. Appointment must be in the month of May.
BCNA Members and clinics are hosting special events throughout Naturopathic Medicine Week.
Doctor Tamara Browne of The Natural Family Health Clinic in Okanagan Falls British Columbia is celebrating Naturopathic Medicine Week with an opportunity for the public to discover more about naturopathic medicine on May 16 at 7:00pm.
Join Doctor Browne for a causal evening of discussion, sharing of information, and answering questions about naturopathic medicine as a valuable health tool and the specific therapies that she can offer.
Date: May 16, 2018
Location: The Natural Family Health Clinic
101-1040 Main Street
Okanagan Falls, BC
Call the clinic 250-497-6681 for more information.
Call 604-540-2873 to book a FREE appointment at the Boucher Institute of Naturopathic Medicine.
During Naturopathic Medicine Week, book the following appointments with Dr Jolene Kennett BSc, ND at CareMed Integrative Health Centre at a discounted rate:
1. 20% off Botulinum treatments. Discounted price will be $8/unit for May 8-14.
2. 20% off PAP smear exams. Discounted price will be $60 for this 20 minute appointment for May 8-14.
Marine Drive Naturopathic Clinic is offering 20% off vitamin IV therapy during Naturopathic Medicine Week May 8-14. Call 604-929-5772 to book your spot.
May 8 -Sign up for a free seminar at Pure Pharmacy with Dr Sanjay Mohan Ram, BSc Hon, ND of and learn about the history of hormone replacement therapy and its application. Limited number of seats available! RSVP on Facebook.
15% off your annual Well Woman visit with Dr. Tasnim Adatya during Naturopathic Medicine Week. dradatya.com
All intravenous cocktails will be 15% off and all intramuscular injections will be $5 at Inspirit Health. Intramuscular injections available – take your pick! Slim Shot, Migraine Relief, Hang-Over, Performance Booster, Detox Booster. Call 604-559-8816.
Vitalia Healthcare in Vancouver invites you to come take a free simple test during Naturopathic Medicine Week. Call 1-604-566-WELL (9355).
Trauma-informed practice fosters an environment where the unique story of each person’s life experience is met with body-oriented compassion and awareness in order to safely and respectfully provide appropriate care and service.
Trauma-Informed Practice (TIP) for Healthcare Professionals is a unique, body-oriented training designed to support healthcare clinicians in creating a trauma-informed environment for their clients. The goal of the training is to raise awareness of trauma and develop regulation-informed communication skills to build compassion, safety, and regulation in the therapeutic relationship. Curriculum is tailored to meet the unique needs of clinicians and their clients with relevant considerations for working one-on-one in practice.
- Online: Friday Evening – December 3rd, 2021, 6:30pm-8:30pm PST
- In-person: Saturday and Sunday – December 4th & 5th, 2021, 10:00am- 6:00pm PST
- Online: Follow-Up Group Discussion Sunday- January 9th, 10:30am- 12:00pm PST
I. Relational Nature of Stress and Trauma
- Defining Trauma, Dr. Peter Levine
- Bottom-up Processing
II. Introduction to Trauma Physiology:
- Threat Response Cycle
- Polyvagal Theory, Dr. Stephen Porges
- Symptoms of Traumatic Stress
III. Somatic Communication I Principles and Practice
- Body Awareness and Body Cues
- Interoception, The Language of Sensation
- Attunement and Window of Tolerance
IV. Categories of Trauma and Statistics
V. Trauma Support Referrals
VI. Regulation Self-Care for Clinicians
AGRICULTURE-2021 expects to assemble academics, specialists, exploration researchers, and many others to share their research experience and talks on all aspects of their scientific work which strive for a good agro-aqua future. The whole webinar includes online gathering of keynotes, speaker’s, young research talks, oral/ poster presentations, networking, and additional advantages which is a great platform to meet experts from all around the world.
- The main motto is to update skills, enhance the knowledge base, and networking through the virtual platform.
- During the period of travel restrictions and lockdown! It’s better to shift online.
- Join our webinar to share and gain knowledge on Agri-Food and Aqua.