CAM NEWS

Updated July 2017

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We are pleased to announce our very first BCMA webinar!

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Ayurveda Day 2017 Early Day Motion

You are invited to write to your local MP requesting that they sign and back the Early Day Motion on Ayurveda. A draft letter is available here.

Please find here the email address of your local Member of Parliament at the following link: http://www.parliament.uk/mps-lords-and-offices/mps/

 


Press Release:

Symposium in London backed by parliamentarians as part of UNs International Day of Yoga presents avenues to implement Yoga in NHS.

London, 28 June 2017 A one-day symposium in London sponsored by the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Indian Traditional Sciences gathered together scientists, administrators, practitioners, and health professionals, to present the scientifically established therapeutic value of different forms of Yoga, particularly with a view to making such approaches available through the National Health Service. 
Introducing the speakers, the APPGs Secretariat Amarjeet Bhamra explained that the Group, initiated in 2008 by the late Lord King, Lord Patel and himself,  had managed to gather many different disciplines of natural medicine and different factions within each, around one table.

Read the Press Release

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UPDATE: NICE guidance on complementary therapies for supportive and palliative care in adults.

The BCMA is pleased to announce that following NICEs consultation on its proposed update to the guideline for Supportive and Palliative Care in Adults, NICE has taken into account the large number of responses made by the BCMA and other organisations in the field of complementary therapies across the UK. 

NICE has decided to keep the original guideline (CSG4) in place and existing guidance on complementary therapies will remain unchanged.   NICE will develop a separate guideline for End of Life Care.

 


BCMA Graduate Membership now reopened

If you have recently graduated from one of our independent schools you can now apply for graduate registration with the BCMA  click here for details and forms. We look forward to welcoming you to our national network of therapists!


The BCMA are pleased to announce the launch of their new

BCMA GUIDES

4 titles are currently available:

                       BCMA Guide to setting up a Therapy Association

                       BCMA Guide to setting up a Therapy School

                       BCMA Guide to setting up a Clinic

                       BCMA Guide to finding a Complementary Therapist

These will be available for pay per download from the BCMA website at a cost of 5*, a paper copy will be available in the future in A5 booklet form at a premium price, Please contact the office for further details. Read More

5 is the non members price, 2.50 for members the difference will be refunded against future membership within a set time from download.


 

BCMA MEMBER DISCOUNT

10% off Holiday Auto's and Holiday Hotels

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