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In the late 20th century, trauma has been defined as an autonomic response to an environment or experience that is potentially dangerous or unsafe. Trauma often results in psychological, structural, immunological, and other metabolic changes. Unfortunately, these changes can be passed down through genetic predisposition affecting an entire lineage. The first longitudinal study evaluating the long-term impacts of childhood abuse was conducted by the CDC-Keiser Permanente. This study was the first to illuminate the long-term effects of trauma. Since then, extensive research…Find out more »
(non-WANP) Offering: Decolonizing Medicine – Toward equity and inclusivity in integrated healthcare ~ Integrative Medicine for the Underserved
**The WANP is committed to promoting offerings related to diversity, equity, inclusion, and anti-racism given that the lack of equity in our culture is a significant underlying cause of disease.** What does it mean to decolonize medicine; and, how do we build more equitable models of integrative healthcare? Integrative Health has been critiqued as a movement emphasizing "elite medicine for the worried well... pricey, non-essential healthcare practices for the overserved."* Yet, many ‘integrative’ practices (e.g., yoga, mindfulness, acupuncture) have historical…Find out more »
Save the dates! Details will start rolling out soon for our 2nd completely virtual conference experience!Find out more »