Related Organizations

International Association of Healthcare Practitioners (IAHP)

The International Association of Healthcare Practitioners (IAHP) is a fellowship of healthcare professionals dedicated to the use and exploration of innovative therapies. IAHP was formed to provide a united voice when communicating with legislative bodies, insurance regulators, the public, and other healthcare providers.

IAHP members include medical doctors, osteopathic physicians, doctors of chiropractic, doctors of Oriental medicine, naturopathic physicians, psychiatric specialists, psychologists, dentists, nurses, physical therapists, occupational therapists, acupuncturists, speech and language therapists, massage therapists and other professional bodyworkers.

International Alliance of Healthcare Educators (IAHE)

The International Alliance of Healthcare Educators (IAHE) is a cooperative of Continuing Education providers who offer other workshops in alternative healthcare modalities.

The current modalities available through IAHE include:

  • CranioSacral Therapy
  • Body Alchemy
  • Fascial Integration
  • Fascial Manipulation
  • Feldenkrais Method
  • Healing From the Core
  • Lymphedema Management
  • Neural Manipulation
  • NeuroMuscular Therapy
  • New Manual Articular Approach
  • Process Acupressure
  • Qigong T'chings
  • Total Body Balancing
  • Visceral Manipulation
  • Zero Balancing

American CranioSacral Therapy Association (ACSTA)

The American CranioSacral Therapy Association (ACSTA) represents and promotes the interests and concerns of the CranioSacral Therapy profession. Membership is open to all CranioSacral Therapy practitioners and proponents of this modality developed by John E. Upledger, DO, OMM.

ACSTA works on behalf of members to:

  • Advocate the rights and interests of persons practicing and seeking CranioSacral Therapy.
  • Perpetuate a greater understanding and acceptance of CST's benefits within legislative, insurance, public, media and medical domains.
  • Support educational and competency standards within the profession.
  • Provide a support system for practitioners that offers access to the latest research and practice-building resources.
  • Monitor insurance and political outlooks as they relate to complementary healthcare in general and the CST profession in particular.
  • Assist in licensure, regulation and healthcare issues as appropriate.
  • Build relationships with international affiliates.
  • ACSTA members are included in the International Association of Healthcare Practitioners (IAHP) website listing.

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