Integrative Health A Holistic Approach for Health Professionals

ISBN-10: 0763757616

ISBN-13: 9780763757618

Edition: 2009

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Description: Integrative Health: A Holistic Approach for Health Professionals serves as a comprehensive resource on integrative health modalities. Perfect for both health care professionals and as a textbook for students, this text explores the discipline of integrative health care as a person-centered and person-empowering approach to health care, combining treatments from conventional medicine and clinically proven complementary and alternative medicine to address the body, mind, and spirit, as well as the environment and relationships with others. Key Features: InspirationalQuotes Learning Objectives Key Concepts Examples Review Questions Self-assessment

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List price: $127.95
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning, LLC
Publication date: 12/9/2008
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 359
Size: 5.75" wide x 8.75" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.100
Language: English

Preface
Introduction
The Roots of Conventional Medicine
Concepts of Complementary and Alternative Medicine
The Move Toward Integrative Health Care
About the Authors
Holistic Stress Management
Learning Objectives
Introduction
Origins and Definitions of Stress
The Body's Reaction to Stress
Physiology of Stress
Effective Stress Management Techniques
Key Concepts
Questions for Reflection
References
Health and the Human Spirit
Learning Objectives
Introduction
Spirituality Defined
Theories of Spirituality
Spirituality and the Healing Process
Culture and the Healing Process
Spirituality, Religion, and Health Conditions
Spiritual Rituals
Spirituality and the Aging Population
Spirituality and the Healthcare System
Spiritual Care Providers
Spiritual Assessment and Interventions
Key Concepts
Questions for Reflection
References
Energy Healing
Learning Objectives
Introduction
What Is Energy?
Energy Healing Defined
Types of Energy Healing
Key Concepts
Questions for Reflection
References
Healing Elements of Meditation
Learning Objectives
Introduction
The Practice of Meditation
Meditation Types by Tradition
Meditation Techniques
Health Benefits of Meditation
Key Concepts
Questions for Reflection
References
Place and Space: Healing Environments
Learning Objectives
Introduction
What Is a Healing Environment?
Creating a Healing Environment
Children and Healing Environments
Communication and Education
The Healthcare Provider as a Healing Environment
The Future of Healing Environments
Key Concepts
Questions for Reflection
References
Traditional Chinese Medicine: An Ancient Approach to Healing
Learning Objectives
Introduction
Differences Between TCM and Western Medicine
Basic Concepts of TCM
Causes of Disharmony
Diagnostic Techniques
Treatment Methods
Key Concepts
Questions for Reflection
References
Ayurvedic Medicine: Ancient Foundations of Health Care
Learning Objectives
Introduction
What Is Ayurveda?
The Principles of Ayurveda
Causes of Disease
Stages of Disease
Diagnostic Techniques
Ayurvedic Treatments
Ayurvedic Practitioners in the United States
Key Concepts
Questions for Reflection
References
Humor and Health
Learning Objectives
Introduction
An Overview of Humor
Theories of Humor
Myths about Humor and Laughter
Effects of Humor and Laughter
Humor in Health Care
Key Concepts
Questions for Reflection
References
Music Therapy and Sound Healing
Learning Objectives
Introduction
Healing with Sound and Music
Music Therapy Goals
Music Therapy Interventions
Music Therapy Modalities
Physiological and Psychological Responses to Music
Evidence-Based Practice in Music Therapy
Key Concepts
Questions for Reflection
References
Integrative Nutrition
Learning Objectives
Introduction
Food and Health
Dietary Theory
Diet Types
Nutraceuticals
Modern Nutrition Issues
Spiritual Nutrition
Herbs and Herbalism
Key Concerns
Key Concepts
Questions for Reflection
References
Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork Healing Therapies
Learning Objectives
Introduction
Cultural Variations in Bodywork
Bodywork Approach to Awareness and Physical Health
Therapeutic Massage
Eastern, Meridian-Based, and Point Therapies
Energy-Based Therapies
Emotional Bodywork Therapies
Manipulative Therapies
Cautions and Contraindications to Bodywork
Key Concepts
Questions for Reflection
References
Healing Effects of Physical Activity and Movement
Learning Objectives
Introduction
The Physiology of Exercise
Physiological Effects of Exercise on Health
Psychological Effects of Exercise on Health
Mechanics of Breathing
Movement
Initiating a Fitness Training Program
Key Concepts
Questions for Reflection
References
Index
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