MASSAGE THERAPY RESOURCES
CAMTC California Massage Therapy Council
CAMTC is a non-profit public benefit corporation mandated by California state legislation and created in 2009, providing voluntary certification that enables massage therapists to practice statewide. Their mission is: To protect the public by certifying qualified massage professionals in California. CAMTC certified professionals are recognized throughout California for having met the state's educational requirements and passed nationwide background checks.
ABMP Associated Bodywork & Massage Professionals
Serving the massage therapy community since 1987 through practice support, ethical standards, legislative advocacy, and public education.
Learn more about Somatic Experiencing and founder Dr. Peter A. Levine. Somatic Experiencing is a three year trauma treatment certification training course for health care professionals. Somatic Experiencing (SE™) is a potent psychobiological method for resolving trauma symptoms and relieving chronic stress. It is a multidisciplinary working with stress physiology, psychology, ethology, biology, neuroscience, indigenous healing practices, and medical biophysics, together with over 45 years of successful clinical application.
Steven has trained many hundreds of professionals worldwide. He is trained in mind-body traditions, clinical psychology, theology, aikido, has done research in Creativity and Myth, and has a long-standing practice of mindfulness meditation. Combining the best of these traditions in a unique approach, he has become known for his personal integration and embodiment of the principles he teaches.
CODA Co-Dependents Anonymous
Co-Dependents Anonymous of San Diego is a fellowship of men and women whose common purpose is to develop healthy relationships. The only requirement for membership is a desire for healthy and loving relationships. They rely on the Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions for knowledge and wisdom.
AA Alcoholics Anonymous
Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop drinking.
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is the agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that leads public health efforts to advance the behavioral health of the nation. SAMHSA's mission is to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America's communities.
NAMI is the National Alliance on Mental Illness, the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization. Mental illness affects everyone. Nearly 60 million Americans experience a mental health condition every year. Regardless of race, age, religion or economic status, mental illness impacts the lives of at least one in four adults and one in 10 children across the United States.
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SERVICES
San Diego Domestic Violence Contact Numbers
SAN DIEGO DOMESTIC VIOLENCE COUNCIL
The San Diego Domestic Violence Council was established in 1989 by a county-wide network of battered women's programs, criminal justice agencies, and other organizations and individuals who shared the common goal of ending violence against the people and animals in the City and County of San Diego.
The Crisis House responds immediately to break the cycle of poverty, domestic violence and homelessness and strengthen families and individuals so they can thrive and transform their lives. They promote self-sufficiency through case management and life-saving food, housing and other critical services in partnership with the community, so the people they serve become safe, healthy and self
BODYWORK and MENTAL HEATH EDUCATION
IPSB International Professional School of Bodywork - IPSB College is one of the nation’s oldest and most prestigious schools of quality master education in massage and integrative health.
UCSD Extension University of California at San Diego Extension
UCSD Extension supports a collective of public programs designed to improve the region's economy through entrepreneurial development, research, and information exchange. UCSD Extension offers individual courses, certificate programs, and Masters degrees both in-class and online. The mission of UC San Diego Extended Studies and Public Programs is to serve the critical lifelong knowledge and skill development needs of individuals, organizations, and the community. We do this through continuing education and degree-related programs; community initiatives that support economic and social development; and through a wide array of public service lectures, forums, and special events delivered on campus, at off-campus sites, and through print, internet, radio, and television.
"Wisdom is the right use of knowledge."
- Charles Spurgeon
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