Programs

State-Approved, State-Licensed Vocational College offering Residential and Distance Learning Programs & Classes for Diploma/Certificate of Completion and/or Professional License:

Certified Nutritionist Consultant (CNC)
This Program is designed to train you in the use of Certified Nutrition (CN) for self-help, personal growth and for the professional benefit of others. Clinical Nutrition can be practiced alone or in conjunction with the Holistic Health Practitioner license or other therapeutic practices. Those in the fields of medicine, nursing, chiropractic, physical therapy, dentistry, massage, counseling and other healing arts use Clinical Nutrition in their existing practices.

Certified Clinical Master Herbalist (CCMH)
Our herbal program is one of the strongest in the world, including two of the premier herb instructors in the country. Our NHI Founder Steve Schechter, N.P., H.H.P., and Alison Reid-Bretell, L.Ac., are nationally respected as highly experienced teachers and health practitioners.

Holistic Health Practitioner (HHP)
This program teaches you how to integrate different natural healing (naturopathic) therapies into appropriate health programs. The emphasis will be learning dynamic health counseling skills and how to individualize a holistic health program appropriate for the client’s unique needs.

Naturopathic Practitioner (NP)
This Program is designed to train you in the use of Naturopathy for self-help, personal growth and for the benefit of others through a successful and increasingly popular career.  These classes qualify you to become a Naturopathic Practitioner (N.P.).

Yoga Instructor, Somatics & Movement Therapist (YISMT)/ RYT
A comprehensive yoga teacher training program that focuses on yoga therapy for specific therapeutic needs.

Certified Massage Therapist
This 500 hour certificate program develops the necessary skills and experience for the professional Massage Therapist. This program provides in-depth study of specialized massage therapy techniques enabling you to evaluate the client’s condition and apply appropriate individualized massage treatments.

Exercise / Sports Therapist
This 500 hour certificate program develops the necessary skills and experience for the professional Sports/Exercise Massage Therapist. This program provides in-depth study of specialized massage therapy techniques enabling you to evaluate the client’s condition and apply appropriate individualized massage treatments.

Spa & Massage Therapist
This 500 hour specialized certificate program develops the necessary skills and experience for the professional Spa Massage Therapist. This program provides in-depth study of specialized massage therapy techniques enabling you to evaluate the client’s condition and apply appropriate individualized massage treatments.

Thai Massage Therapist
Traditional Thai Massage is an extraordinary 2500 year old healing arts system based in Ayurvedic medicine, Buddhist spiritual practice, and Yoga. Thai massage blends gentle rocking, rhythmic acupressure and deep assisted stretches to open, exercise and tone all systems of the body. The work is deeply therapeutic, fluid and meditative.

Lomi-Lomi Therapist
Lomi-Lomi originally know as lomi ka’ ala hoku, “massage journey to the stars”, is an ancient Hawaiian Massage system. It has been passed down from master to student, from one generation to the next. Native Hawaiians believed that all nature is replete with the same energy or spirit which they called aloha ‘aina. This system of massage was kept secret from the West until the 1970’s.

Certified Ayurvedic Wellness Consultant (CAWC™)
NEED DESCRIPTION

Certified Aromatherapist (CA™)
This program incorporates theoretical and practical information of fragrant plants in all forms, joining herbalism with aromatherapy. You will blend together the art and science of reviving ancient Healing Traditions—flower essences and aromatherapy oils as well as other natural therapies. Learn about vital essences of plants that offer different fields of application empowering you to incorporate in your daily life. This in-depth training provides scientific information while encouraging intuitive knowledge.

NHI RESIDENTIAL CATALOG 2015-2016

NHI Distance Learning CATALOG 2016