Alternative and Complementary Medicine

Alternative and Complementary Medicine Therapists Association

Alternative and Complementary Medicine Therapists Association

The association of therapists in Alternative and Complementary Medicine represents the specialized disciplines such as the counseling and the accompanying professions (1000 hours), Yoga, Gigong, Pilates and other unconventional techniques.

 RITMA requires the applicant to have training in specific, specialized and related disciplines totaling a minimum of 400 hours. Certain gains could also be recognized. Work experience deemed relevant could be taken into account.

 University courses could also be considered in their entirety.

 Are you a Massage Therapy Practitioner? Do you have a minimum of 400 strictly in massage therapy? You may be accepted into the Association of Complementary Medicine with the following criteria: At least one (1) Basic Body Techniques: Swedish, Shiatsu, Trager, Californian, Jin Shin Do®, Esalen®, Océum, Momentum, Reflexology, Polarity , Lymphatic Drainage + Anatomy and human physiology. Relationships of help, technique of maintenance and listening, professional ethics, deontology.

Here is a non-exhaustive list of techniques that could be recognized in Alternative and Complementary Medicine:

Alimentation

Apithérapie

Argilothérapie

Aromathérapie

Art-thérapie

Acupressure

Accompagnement à la naissance

Ayurvéda

Biofeedback

Biokinergie

Biologie totale

Chromothérapie

Bowen

Balnéothérapie

Conseil santé holistique

Drainage lymphatique

Équithérapie

Étiopathie

Fangothérapie

Fasciathérapie

EFT

Feldenkrais

Fleurs de Bach

Hypnose

Homéopathie

Hoʻoponopono

Healing Touch

Intégration posturale

Intégration structurale

Iridologie

Kinésiologie

Kinésiologie appliquée

Lithothérapie

Méthode de désintoxication

Manupuncture

Massothérapie

Métiers d'accompagnement et relation d'aide

Méthode Alexander

Méthode de libération des cuirasses

Médecine traditionnelle chinoise

Médecine traditionnelle tibétaine

Méditation

Méthode Mézières

Musicothérapie

Nutrithérapie

NeuroScience

Oligothérapie

Polarité

Phytothérapie

Pilates

PNL Programmation neuro-linguistique

Qi Gong

Réflexologie

Reiki

Rolfing

Shiatsu

 Somatothérapie

 

Sonothérapie

Sophrologie

Tai chi

Thérapie par la respiration

Thérapie énergétique

Thérapie manuelle

Toucher thérapeutique

Ventousothérapie

Yoga

Yoga thérapeutique

 

Zoothérapie

 

 

RITMA's Alternative and Complementary Association, has its own code of ethics and regulations which must be respected by its members.

  Code of ethics for RITMA Association

As a professional association representing practitioners of several alternative and complimentary medicines, RITMA strongly recommende that its members hold an Errors and Omissions insurance.

Professional Liability Insurance