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Awakening the Doctor Within
An Introduction to Holistic Veterinary Healing Techniques
There are many ways to climb the mountain of health…Slide3
Holistic Healing honors the importance of all connectionsSlide4
Each body is unique!Slide5
The path to healing
s different for
EVERY BODY HAS EMBEDDED INFORMATION TO HELP HEAL ITSELF.
THIS IS THE “DOCTOR WITHIN”.
THIS IS WHAT WE STRIVE TO AWAKEN WHEN WE TREAT OUR PETS HOLISTICALLY!Slide7
THERE ARE MANY WAYS TO DO THIS!Slide8Slide9
THE GOAL IS TO ACHIEVE BALANCE
WITHIN THE BODYSlide10
AND WITHIN OUR ENVIRONMENTSlide11
YOUR PET IS BORN WITH A CERTAIN AMOUNT OF “LIFE FORCE” OR “ESSENCE”
IN CHINESE MEDICINE WE CALL THIS “JING”.
THE LIFETIME SUPPLY OF JING AT BIRTH COMES FROM THE PARENTS.
THOUGH THERE IS A LIMITED AMOUNT OF THIS CONGENTIAL JING, WE CAN CONSERVE AND ADD TO IT THROUGH THE ENERGY WE GET FROM THE FOOD WE EAT AND THE AIR WE BREATHE.Slide12
Over 2000 years ago, a Greek physician said:
Everyone has a doctor in him or her; we just have to help it in its work. The natural healing force within each one of us is the greatest force in getting well. Our food should be our medicine. Our medicine should be our food
Greek physician (460 BC - 377 BC)Slide13
Nutrition offers us the building blocks to heal.
INutrition is an essential part of holistic medicine!Slide14
Not only can foods be valued for their nutrients, but they also carry important energetics.
Some foods are warming, while other foods are more cooling
Some foods can help with fluid balance in the body
Some foods can help move stagnant energy
Diets can be chosen to help balance recognized
hinese medical patternsSlide15
An older pet with chronic illness will do best with meals that are warm, well-cooked, and soft.Slide16
A pet that is itchy will do best with foods that are cool, such as fish, celery or banana.Slide17
Too much of even the best food can cause disease.Slide18
HEALTH IS ALL ABOUT FINDING AND MAINTAINING BALANCE!Slide19
HOLISTIC MEDICINE INVOLVES ADDRESSING THE ROOT OF THE IMBALANCE.
THE INTEGRATION OF WESTERN MEDICAL DIAGNOSTICS AND EFFECTIVE TREATMENTS AND HOLISTIC MODALITIES PROVIDES THE BEST THAT MEDICINE CAN OFFER.Slide20
SOME HOLISTIC MODALITIES INCLUDE:
ACUPUNCTURETHERAPEUTIC MANIPULATIONLOW LEVEL LASER THERAPYHOMEOPATHYHERBAL SUPPLEMENTS
NUTRITIONAL SUPPLEMENTS/ VITAMIN THERAPYGLANDULAR THERAPYPROLOTHERAPYESSENTIAL OIL THERAPYGEMMOTHERAPY