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Table of Contents Index Alynn Brutsman BC Homemakers Carmen Hironimus CBT Celia Hircshman Craig Shepherd D C C C S P Discount Books Doug York Elizabeth Evans CMT Erik Plooy RN Golden Spirits Happy Feet Hopi Wilder M S L Ac Joan Kasich Kathy Grundmann Kim Preston Anantdev Kaur Laura Denney CMT RBT FMT Lisa Stark Mahara T Renay CMT EFT CCT Marjie Hartfield Mark Light MD Matthew Trumm Maxine LeClerc Michael Hane Milly Grayson Ohana Health Olivia and Darro Grieco Phoenix Nutrion Radio Paradise Sabina Seibel San Mari Du Plooy Sharon Casey Guy Baldwin Sheryl Sanchez L Ac Tammy Andrews TND Tara TJ Williams Terry Rossetta Vicki Klima For more information and participation visit us on line at www BlueHeronVistas org info blueheronvistas org 530 680 8339 Blue Heron Vistas 2016 28 12 7 11 6 4 3 13 8 9 4 11 2 13 12 8 5 6 13 5 3 10 4 12 6 7 9 13 11 10 5 9 2 3 10 7 8 Acupuncture Herbal Medicine 2 Acupuncture Oriental Medicine 2 Allergy Elimination Integrative Health 3 Bowen Traditional Naturopath 3 Books CDs DVDs 3 Candles 4 Chiropractor 4 Colon Cleansing Therapy 4 Convergent Therapies 5 Cosmetology 5 Essential Oils 6 Healing Journeys 6 Health Coach 6 Holistic Health 7 Homemakers 7 Hypnotherapy 7 Insurance 8 Kundalini Yoga 8 Massage Therapy 8 Organic CSA Farm 9 Organic Olive Oil Farm 9 Pain Stress Management 9 Pet Nutrition 10 Permaculture 10 Psych K Financial Health 10 Quantum Biofeedback 11 Quantum Scalar Wave Laser Therapy 11 Radio 11 Reflexiology 11 Reiki 12 Retreats Gatherings 12 Trinity Alignments 12 Vibrational Healing Nutrition 13 Wellness Self Help Educator 13 Definition of Common Therapies Modalities 14 to 23 Glossary of Credentials 24 25 Resources for Energy Efficiency Sustainability 26 27 Index 28 For more information and participation visit us on line at www BlueHeronVistas org info blueheronvistas org 530 680 8339 Blue Heron Vistas 2016 1
Table of Contents  Index Alynn Brutsman. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . BC Homemakers . . . . . . ....
Dear Readers Welcome to our premier issue of your Resource Guide for a Healthy Community in Print We encourage you to visit the website and learn more about each of the participants by clicking on each card It will take you to their services products aspirations and sharing of their gifts As we grow you will also find much more like blogs interviews classes art store and much more We want to grow with you When you visit any member of this community let them know you saw them here and you support a world that works for all of us Many Blessings Carmen Hironimus Tara Williams publishers Acupunture Herbal Medicine Resources for Energy Efficiency Sustainability Following are a few examples of how you can be more energy efficient and help the environment too Energy Star Appliances CFL Bulbs Energy efficient appliances and CFL bulbs lower energy usage while saving you money in the long run Lower energy consumption means less air pollution from power plants PG E Energy Partners Program The Energy Partners Program provides income qualified customers free energy education weatherization measures and energy efficient appliances to reduce gas and electric usage Call PG E s Smarter Energy Line for more information 1 800 933 9555 Home Improvements Taxpayers who upgrade their homes to improve energy efficiency or make use of renewable energy may be eligible for tax credits to offset some of the costs As of the 2014 tax year the federal government offers two such credits the Residential Energy Efficiency Property Credit and the Non business Energy Property Credit The first credit is good through 2016 the second was due to expire after 2014 although it has been extended in the past Caim either credit by filing Form 5695 with your tax return Tankless Water Heaters Save up to 25 on water heating costs while you enjoy hot water on demand Energy Star tankless water heaters also qualify for the federal tax credit Energy Star labeled Metal Roofs Acupunture Oriental Medicine Reflective roofs reduce the amount of air conditioning needs and can reduce energy bills by up to 50 Peak cooling demand may be reduced by 10 15 with the right metal roof for your home Solar Energy Systems By going solar you can dramatically reduce your carbon footprint Each solar kilowatt hour kWh offsets more than a pound of carbon dioxide CO2 Plus solar systems are extremely reliable and produce clean energy from the sun for up to 25 years Hybrid Vehicles Fuel efficient vehicles provide many benefits including better gas mileage which means lower gasoline costs fewer emissions and reduced air pollution Drive green and feel good about it 2 27
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Resources for Energy Efficiency Sustainability Visit the following websites for additional energy ef ciency information Energy Star www energystar gov Federal Tax Credits for Energy Ef ciency www energystar gov index cfm c products pr_tax_credits PG E rebates www pge com Fuel ef cient vehicles Allergy Elimination Integrative Health Mark Light MD Certified N A E T Whole Health Medicine Institute Nambudripad s Allergy Elimination Techniques Our goal is to find the root cause of a problem using successful solutions for optimal wellness www ChicoIntegrativeHealth com marklightmd gmail com 530 899 7300 www fueleconomy gov California Solar Initiative Bowen Traditional Naturopath www gosolarcalifornia ca gov Consumers guide to energy ef ciency and renewable energy apps1 eere energy gov consumer Overview of tax breaks http www energy gov savings Additional resources for living sustainably LOCAL BUTTE COUNTY Butte College www butte edu sustainability Butte County Guide to Recycling www recyclebutte net CSUC Chico www csuchico edu sustainablefuture NATIONAL INTERNATIONAL Alliance for a New Humanity www anhglobal org Books CDs DVDs Green Living Tips www greenlivingtips com Ideal Bite Green Living www idealbite com Mother Earth News www motherearthnews com Safe pesticide application www ApplyResponsibly org Teens Turning Green www teensturninggreen org Solar Energy https www consumeraffairs com solar energy guide features For direct links to these websites visit our website 1515 MYERS ST OROVILLE CA 95965 NEW USED BOOKS IN ALL CATEGORIES WITH THIS AD YOU SAVE 20 OFF ON ALL NEW BOOKS IN OUR STORE USED BOOKS UP TO 80 DISCOUNTED EVERYDAY BEST SELLERS 30 OFF WE SPECIAL ORDER BOOKS CDS DVDS WE CARRY COMPLETE LINE OF BIBLES 534 9720 www blueheronvistas org 26 3
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Glossary of Credential Candles Chiropractor Craig Shepherd D C C C S P 1049 Village Ln Chico CA 95926 530 891 6300 Treatment Options Spine Cranial and Extremity Adjustments Non force or Low force Adjustment Alternatives Reflexology Applied Kinesiology Ultrasound Intersegmental Traction Diversified Thompson Drop Table Shortwave Diathermy www drcraigshepherd com Stretches Vitamin and Supplement Testing chico drcraigshepherd com S O T Blocking Exercises Food Allergy Testing Colon Cleansing Therapy email relaxmax comcast net www coloncleansingforenergy com Maxine C LeClerc Certified Colon Therapist 530 566 9419 13 Williamsburg Lane Chico California 95926 4 A Healthy Body Will Renew Itself FACP Fellow of the American College of Physicians FACS Fellow of the American College of Surgeons FNP Family Nurse Practitioner HNC Board Certified Holistic Nurse L Ac Licensed Acupuncturist LCSW Licensed Clinical Social Worker or Licensed Certified Social Worker LD Licensed Dietician LM Licensed Midwife LMFT Licensed Marriage Family Therapist LMP Licensed Massage Practitioner LMT Licensed Massage Therapist MAOM MOM Master of Oriental Medicine MD Medical Doctor MH Master Herbalist MFT Licensed Marriage Family Therapist MPH Master of Public Health MS Master of Science MSN Master of Science in Nursing MSW Master of Social Work MT Massage Therapist ND Naturopathic Doctor NHP Natural Health Practitioner OMD Oriental Medical Doctor NP Nurse Practitioner PA C Physician Assistant Certified PhD Doctor of Philosophy Psy D Doctor of Psychology PT Physical Therapist RD Registered Dietician RM Reiki Master RN Registered Nurse RPhT Registered Pharmacy Technician RRT Registered Respiratory Therapist RVT Registered Veterinary Technician RYT Registered Yoga Teacher 25
Glossary of Credential  Candles  Chiropractor  Craig Shepherd D.C., C.C.S.P. 1049 Village Ln. Chico, CA, 95926  530  891-6...
Glossary of Credential Convergent Therapies Modern Convergent Therapies licensures for various holistic practitioners Also noted are some of the degrees associated with healthcare practitioners Please refer to individual listings for our participants to learn more about their particular credentials since some titles may not be included in this list ABD American Board of Dermatology ABFM American Board of Family Medicine ABFP American Board of Family Practice ABIM American Board of Internal Medicine AEH Advanced Energy Healer ANP Advanced Nurse Practitioner ASN Associate of Science in Nursing CBS Certified Biofeedback Specialist CBT Certified Biofeedback Technician Therapaist CCOF California Certified Organic Farmer CH CHT Consulting Hypnotist Certified Hypnotherapist CHTP Certified Healing Touch Practitioner COOC California Olive Oil Council Extra Virgin certification CMS Certified Meditation Specialist CMT Certified Massage Therapist or Certified Music Therapist CNM Certified Nurse Midwife CPC Certified Producer Certificate Locally Grown CRT Certified Regression Therapist DC Doctor of Chiropractic DDS Doctorate of Dental Science DO Doctor of Osteopathy DOM Doctor of Oriental Medicine DPM Doctor of Physical Medicine or Doctor of Podiatric Medicine DVM Doctor of Veterinary Medicine EdD Doctor of Education EFT C C ADV Emotional Freedom Technique Certificate of Completion Advanced FAAD Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology FAAFP Fellow of the American Association of Family Practitioners FAAP Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics FACOG Fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists 24 Experience and training merging toward a common point Modern convergent and specific to you 530 809 1445 Laura Denney CMT RBT FMT 11 Williamsburg Lane Suite A Chico CA 95926 ModernConvergentTherapies com Bowengirl123 gmail com Cosmetology Serendipity Spa Beauty by San Marie 20 Landing Circle Ste 303 Chico CA 95973 San Mari du Plooy Cosmetologist Eyelash Stylist 530 415 0754 cell call or text Cosmetology Age Defying Skin Care Nerium AD AGE DEFYING TREATMENT Nerium Independent Brand Partner Call me Marjie Hatfield 530 321 3756 www marjorieelaine theneriumlook com This is me These are the changes I experienced in 90 days Before After Watch complete presentation In the Business Profile Section of www blueheronvistas org 5
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Essential Oils Definitions of Common Therapies Modalities Stress Management Lisa Stark lstark77 yahoo com www tinyurl com lstarkoils www youngliving com Distributor 3954086 530 282 2892 Healings Journeys Milly Grayson 530 877 4655 Healings and Journeys to John of God Any therapy or educational practice with the objective of decreasing stress and enhancing one s response to the elements of life that cannot be changed This broad category may include bodywork energy work visualization and counseling Tai Chi A form of traditional Chinese mind body exercise and meditation that uses slow sets of body movements and controlled breathing It combines mental concentration slow breathing and dance like movements to increase chi life energy Tai chi is done to improve balance flexibility muscle strength and overall health Therapeutic Touch A specific method of healing touch developed by Dolores Krieger PhD RN and practiced by registered nurses and others to relieve pain and stress A TT practitioner attunes to the client s energy field finds weak or congested areas and re balances or refreshes them using gentle hand movement Traditional Chinese Medicine TCM An ancient system of healthcare originating in China it is a system of medicine that categorizes body patterns into specific types of diagnoses with corresponding treatment plans It has gained worldwide acceptance and recognition as an effective medical treatment Among the components of TCM are acupuncture herbal and nutritional therapy restorative physical exercises meditation and massage Trigger Point Therapy Health Coach A method of compression of sensitive points in the muscle tissue along with massage and passive stretches for the relief of pain and tension Treatment decreases swelling and stiffness and increases range of motion Trinity Adjustments The Trinity Alignments are a natural method of restoring balance and vitality to the body mind and spirit It helps with chronic pain and symptoms of repressed tension through the use of effective modalities for spinal imbalance muscular tension and emotional stress It facilitates a lightness and ease in the heart and a relaxation in the body while restoring an innate sense of wholeness and aliveness Yoga Therapy The use of yoga postures controlled breathing relaxation meditation and nutrition to release muscular and emotional tension improve concentration increase oxygen levels in the blood and assist the body in healing itself 6 23
Essential Oils  Definitions of Common Therapies   Modalities Stress Management  Lisa Stark lstark77 yahoo.com www.tinyurl....
Definitions of Common Therapies Modalities Holistic Health life s challenges Psych K employs do with processes of Psychology and Kinesiology Quantum Biofeedback SCIO Quantum Biofeedback is designed for stress detection and stress reduction The SCIO Scientific Consciousness Interface Operation is a highly sensitive computerized biofeedback device that gathers bio energetic data from the client sorts and prioritizes it Then it tests the client s own energetic reactivity to a wide range of health issues through the use of a biofeedback loop that sends electromagnetic waves back to the client These waves retrain by entrainment the client s own electrical impulses aligning the client to a healthier state Come to Your Center and Heal Multi Purpose Holistic Health Center OhanaHealth net 757 Fir St Paradise CA Office 530 876 1692 ohanahealth1 gmail com Qigong chee GUNG Qigong consists primarily of meditation relaxation physical movement mind body integration and breathing exercises Practitioners of Qigong develop an awareness of qi sensations energy in their body and use their mind to guide the qi Advanced practitioners can direct or emit external qi for the purpose of helping others heal Re exology A modality based on the premise that there are zones and reflex areas in the feet and hands which correspond to all body parts Reflexology is the application of specific pressure by the use of a practitioner s hand thumb and fingers applied to specific points on the feet hands and ears with the intention of stress reduction which causes a physiological change in the body Homemakers 691 Fir Street Paradise CA 95969 www ButteCountyHomemakers com 530 876 CARE 2273 Licensed Bonded Insure Reliable CA Lic 044700008 Reiki ray key Reiki is a Japanese technique for stress reduction and relaxation that also promotes healing Practitioners use light hand placements to activate and balance the life force energy also known as chi chee or prana Reiki can be used to treat emotional and mental distress as well as chronic and acute physical pain Dr Mikao Usui 1865 1926 was the founder of the popular Usui System of Reiki Shiatsu An energy based system of bodywork using a firm sequence of rhythmic pressure held on specific points designed to awaken acupressure meridians Activities of Daily Living Appointments Meal Preparation Medication Reminders Housecleaning and More Hypnotherapy Terry Rossetta Certified Clinical Hypnotherapy 530 513 8020 ife ife by by esign esign Sound Healing Sound healing utilizes the application of sound frequencies using toning vibrational tuning forks voice and sound to the body mind of a person to bring them into a state of balance health and harmony 22 trossetta gmail com www terryrossetta com 7
Definitions of Common Therapies   Modalities  Holistic Health  life   s challenges. Psych-K employs do-with processes of P...
Pet Nutrition Definitions of Common Therapies Modalities Integrative Fasting IF Integrative Fasting IF is a program developed by the local non profit Integrative Foundation Their mission is Building healthy community by educating and supporting change They do this beginning with our relationship to food Integrative Medicine Permaculture Treetop Permaculture Regenerative Agriculture Permaculture Design Matthew Trumm Designer Educator Consultant www treetoppermaculture org https www facebook com ttpermaculture E mail treetoppermaculture gmail com Cell 530 632 1864 Psych K Financial Health Coach Draws from the best of both worlds Conventional Western Medicine and Complimentary and Alternative Medicine CAM A division of the National Institutes of Health the National Center for Complimentary and Alternative Medicine defines Integrative Medicine as An approach to medicine that combines mainstream medical therapies and CAM therapies for which there is high quality scientific evidence of safety and efficacy The Integrative Medicine approach offers consumers cutting edge technology along with ancient wisdom The Integrative Medicine approach offers practitioners the opportunity to be part of the evolution of healthcare Iridology The analysis of patterns and structures within the eye s iris in order to locate areas and stages of inflammation throughout the body The iris can reveal body constitution inherent strengths and weaknesses health levels and transitions that take place in a person s body according to his her way of life Jin Shin Jyutsu A bodywork technique which balances body energy as it travels along specific pathways It uses light pressure on acupressure points to promote optimal health and well being and facilitate our own healing capacity JSJ complements conventional healing methods inducing relaxation and reducing the effects of stress Kinesiology Kinesiology is the study of human and nonhuman animal body movements performance and function by applying the sciences of biomechanics anatomy physiology psychology and neuroscience Kundalini Yoga Kundalini Yoga is a system of meditation directed toward the release of kundalini energy in order to awaken the energy of consciousness This practice sheds light on self imposed limitations and helps develope the intuitive mind Magnetic Therapy The use of magnets to generate controlled magnetic fields which can benefit the functioning of the nervous system organs and tissues and stimulate healing 10 19
Pet Nutrition  Definitions of Common Therapies   Modalities Integrative Fasting  IF   Integrative Fasting  IF  is a progra...
Definitions of Common Therapies Modalities Quantum Biofeedback Spirtual Health Coach systems Herbal formulas have three basic functions elimination and detoxification health management and maintenance and health building Holistic Health Practices Practices and therapies that have healing the whole person as the goal These therapies recognize the totality of the human being the inter connectedness of body mind emotion spirit social cultural relationship context and environment Holistic practitioners honor each individual s subjective experience about health health beliefs and values They use their clinical knowledge theories expertise and intuition to become therapeutic partners with people in their care Holoenergetic Healing Holoenergetic Healing is a method for healing with the energy of the whole Developed by Leonard Laskow M D a Stanford trained physician who has studied the healing power of love for the past 25 years it is based on the awareness that as we come into wholeness through love the enormous energy we use to maintain the illusion of separation from Unity is liberated and can be directed to heal the physical body resolve emotional issues enhance creativity support personal transformation and spiritual awakening Homeopathy A system of medicine which stimulates healing through the administration of substances prescribed according to three basic principles 1 like cures like 2 the more a remedy is diluted the greater the potency and 3 illness is specific to the individual Treatment is based on the whole person rather than on the symptoms The theory is that each naturally occurring element plant and mineral compound will when ingested or applied result in certain symptoms It is a system of therapy based on the concept that disease can be treated with drugs in minute doses thought capable of producing the same symptoms in healthy people as the disease itself Hydrotherapy The use of water ice steam and hot and cold temperatures to maintain and restore health Treatments include full body immersion steam baths saunas and the application of hot and or cold compresses Hypnotherapy The use of a state of focused attention achieved through guided relaxation to access the unconscious mind Hypnosis is usedfor memory recall medical treatment and skill enhancement or personal growth 18 Carmen Hironimus CBT Spiritual Health Coach 530 680 8339 www carmenhironimus com carmen carmenhironimus com Quantum Scalar Wave Laser Therapy Carmen Hironimus CBT Laser Therapist 530 680 8339 carmen carmenhironimus com www quantumdynamics ilovemylaser com Radio Listener Supported Listen on line www radioparadise com RP is a blend of many styles and genres of music carefully selected and mixed by two real human beings You ll hear modern and classic rock world music electronica even a bit of classical and jazz Reflexiology Happy Feet Reflexology 305 W Lindo Avenue Unit C Chico CA 95926 solutions elizabeth gmail com 11
Definitions of Common Therapies   Modalities  Quantum Biofeedback   Spirtual Health Coach  systems. Herbal formulas have t...
Definitions of Common Therapies Modalities arsenic Chelation Therapy is thought to be helpful in treating hardened arteries and removing arterial plaque Vibrational Healing Improve the Quality of your Life with BEMER Chiropractic An alternative medical system which focuses on the relationship between bodily structure primarily that of the spine and function and how that relationship affects the preservation and restoration of health Chiropractors use manipulative therapy as an integral treatment tool Adjustments involve the manipulation of the spine and joints to re establish and maintain normal nervous system functioning Some chiropractors employ additional therapies such as massage nutrition and specialized kinesiology 30 minute BEMER sessions available in your area Increase Energy Blood Flow Reduce Aches Pains Call Joan Kasich Cell 925 699 9283 joan herbspecialist com Coaching Education instruction and direction provided by an experienced professional in a particular discipline or area of interest health spirituality business career motivation addiction Colon Hydrotherapy The process of cleansing and flushing out the colon or large intestine without the use of drugs Also called colonic irrigation or colonic hydrotherapy the treatment utilizes filtered and temperature regulated water introduced into the colon to soften waste Counseling Psychotherapy A broad category of therapies which treat individuals as a whole Treatments and sessions are focused on integrated care on all levels for individuals families or groups CranioSacral Therapy A gentle non invasive therapy involving the diagnosis and treatment of imbalances in the cranio sacral system The motion of cranial bones is closely connected to subtle movements that involve a network of interrelated tissues and fluids at the core of the body the central nervous system the membranes that surround the central nervous system and the sacrum Subtle adjustments are made to the system through light touch and gentle manipulations Vibrational Healing Nutrition NUTRITION Nutritional Supplements Home of the BEMER 1566 Huntoon St Oroville Jeff Cell 530 518 1112 Nutrition Doug York Cell 530 210 4774 Independent BEMER Dist 30 minute BEMER sessions available in Oroville Increase Energy Blood Flow Reduce Aches Pain Wellness Self Help Educator Dance Therapy Therapy in which dance and music combine to allow the body mind soul and spirit to be refreshed uplifted and experience the freedom that natural bodily movement allows Dietary supplements Defined by Congress in the Dietary Supplement Health and Education Act of 1994 Products other than tobacco taken by mouth that contain a dietary ingredient intended to 16 13
Definitions of Common Therapies   Modalities arsenic. Chelation Therapy is thought to be helpful in treating hardened arte...
Definitions of Common Therapies Modalities Definitions courtesy of the National Institutes of Health National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine the American Holistic Medical Association the American Holistic Nurses Association and various websites Acupressure Use of finger and hand pressure over specific points on the body to relieve pain and discomfort and to influence the function of internal organs and body systems Various approaches are used to release tension and restore the natural flow of energy in the body Acupuncture A method of healing developed in China roughly 2 000 years ago involving the insertion and manipulation of thin needles at specific points on the body The practice is meant to relieve pain or cure disease There are a number of different approaches to diagnosis and treatment in American acupuncture that incorporate medical traditions from China Japan Korea and other countries Massage herbal medicine and nutritional counseling are often used in conjunction with acupuncture Alexander Technique A series of lessons in re balancing the body through awareness movement and touch As the student explores new ways of reorganizing neuromuscular function the body is reacquainted with relaxed healthy posture and direct efficient movement Aromatherapy The use of essential oils extracted from plants and herbs to treat physical imbalances as well as to achieve psychological and spiritual well being The oils are inhaled applied externally or ingested Art Therapy Involves a variety of artistic mediums such as paint clay etc in order to create a visual representation of thoughts and emotions allowing individuals or groups to explore different aspects of self to maintain restore or improve health Through observation and analysis the art therapist is able to formulate treatment plans specific to the individual Aquatic Therapy A form of therapy consisting of an exercise regimen that is performed in the water Uses the physical properties of water to assist in patient healing and exercise performance Aquatic therapy is used for a variety of medical conditions 14 Definitions of Common Therapies Modalities Ayurveda ah yur VAH dah Is an alternative medical system practiced in India which preceded and evolved independently of Western medicine Seeks to treat and integrate body mind and spirit using a comprehensive holistic approach especially by emphasizing diet herbal remedies exercise meditation breathing and physical therapy Biofeedback A relaxation technique involving careful monitoring of vital functions such as breathing heart rate and blood pressure in order to improve health By conscious thought visualization movement or relaxation one can learn which actions result in desirable changes in these vital functions Biofeedback is used for medical problems related to stress and for conditions such as incontinence irregular heartbeat and epilepsy Body Work Any therapy that involves touch and or pressure on the body Often the term is used as an umbrella to describe the use of two or more therapies by a single practitioner either in separate sessions or during a single session according to the needs of the client Breema Bodywork This modality incorporates simple playful bodywork sequences along with stretch and movement exercises that help create greater fla relaxed body clear mind and calm supportive feelings Bowenwork A manual therapy whereby gentle moves are performed over various connective tissue points activating the nervous system where signals are sent to the brain These signals override conscious movement and thought thereby directly stimulating the healing mechanisms of the body Brain State Conditioning Brain State Conditioning for Brainwave Optimization is a completely non invasive individually tailored process of balancing and harmonizing the brain This system balances the brain wave activity from the lobes of one side to the other and from the front of the brain to the back It is based on the principles of neuro feedback but the client is not trained with learned behavior In fact a client may sleep through the session and still realize results Chelation Therapy A therapy that involves administering a natural substance or man made amino acid into the veins in order for it to bind with and remove a metal such as lead iron mercury and 15
Definitions of Common Therapies   Modalities Definitions courtesy of the National Institutes of Health National Center for...
Definitions of Common Therapies Modalities Definitions courtesy of the National Institutes of Health National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine the American Holistic Medical Association the American Holistic Nurses Association and various websites Acupressure Use of finger and hand pressure over specific points on the body to relieve pain and discomfort and to influence the function of internal organs and body systems Various approaches are used to release tension and restore the natural flow of energy in the body Acupuncture A method of healing developed in China roughly 2 000 years ago involving the insertion and manipulation of thin needles at specific points on the body The practice is meant to relieve pain or cure disease There are a number of different approaches to diagnosis and treatment in American acupuncture that incorporate medical traditions from China Japan Korea and other countries Massage herbal medicine and nutritional counseling are often used in conjunction with acupuncture Alexander Technique A series of lessons in re balancing the body through awareness movement and touch As the student explores new ways of reorganizing neuromuscular function the body is reacquainted with relaxed healthy posture and direct efficient movement Aromatherapy The use of essential oils extracted from plants and herbs to treat physical imbalances as well as to achieve psychological and spiritual well being The oils are inhaled applied externally or ingested Art Therapy Involves a variety of artistic mediums such as paint clay etc in order to create a visual representation of thoughts and emotions allowing individuals or groups to explore different aspects of self to maintain restore or improve health Through observation and analysis the art therapist is able to formulate treatment plans specific to the individual Aquatic Therapy A form of therapy consisting of an exercise regimen that is performed in the water Uses the physical properties of water to assist in patient healing and exercise performance Aquatic therapy is used for a variety of medical conditions 14 Definitions of Common Therapies Modalities Ayurveda ah yur VAH dah Is an alternative medical system practiced in India which preceded and evolved independently of Western medicine Seeks to treat and integrate body mind and spirit using a comprehensive holistic approach especially by emphasizing diet herbal remedies exercise meditation breathing and physical therapy Biofeedback A relaxation technique involving careful monitoring of vital functions such as breathing heart rate and blood pressure in order to improve health By conscious thought visualization movement or relaxation one can learn which actions result in desirable changes in these vital functions Biofeedback is used for medical problems related to stress and for conditions such as incontinence irregular heartbeat and epilepsy Body Work Any therapy that involves touch and or pressure on the body Often the term is used as an umbrella to describe the use of two or more therapies by a single practitioner either in separate sessions or during a single session according to the needs of the client Breema Bodywork This modality incorporates simple playful bodywork sequences along with stretch and movement exercises that help create greater fla relaxed body clear mind and calm supportive feelings Bowenwork A manual therapy whereby gentle moves are performed over various connective tissue points activating the nervous system where signals are sent to the brain These signals override conscious movement and thought thereby directly stimulating the healing mechanisms of the body Brain State Conditioning Brain State Conditioning for Brainwave Optimization is a completely non invasive individually tailored process of balancing and harmonizing the brain This system balances the brain wave activity from the lobes of one side to the other and from the front of the brain to the back It is based on the principles of neuro feedback but the client is not trained with learned behavior In fact a client may sleep through the session and still realize results Chelation Therapy A therapy that involves administering a natural substance or man made amino acid into the veins in order for it to bind with and remove a metal such as lead iron mercury and 15
Definitions of Common Therapies   Modalities Definitions courtesy of the National Institutes of Health National Center for...
Definitions of Common Therapies Modalities arsenic Chelation Therapy is thought to be helpful in treating hardened arteries and removing arterial plaque Vibrational Healing Improve the Quality of your Life with BEMER Chiropractic An alternative medical system which focuses on the relationship between bodily structure primarily that of the spine and function and how that relationship affects the preservation and restoration of health Chiropractors use manipulative therapy as an integral treatment tool Adjustments involve the manipulation of the spine and joints to re establish and maintain normal nervous system functioning Some chiropractors employ additional therapies such as massage nutrition and specialized kinesiology 30 minute BEMER sessions available in your area Increase Energy Blood Flow Reduce Aches Pains Call Joan Kasich Cell 925 699 9283 joan herbspecialist com Coaching Education instruction and direction provided by an experienced professional in a particular discipline or area of interest health spirituality business career motivation addiction Colon Hydrotherapy The process of cleansing and flushing out the colon or large intestine without the use of drugs Also called colonic irrigation or colonic hydrotherapy the treatment utilizes filtered and temperature regulated water introduced into the colon to soften waste Counseling Psychotherapy A broad category of therapies which treat individuals as a whole Treatments and sessions are focused on integrated care on all levels for individuals families or groups CranioSacral Therapy A gentle non invasive therapy involving the diagnosis and treatment of imbalances in the cranio sacral system The motion of cranial bones is closely connected to subtle movements that involve a network of interrelated tissues and fluids at the core of the body the central nervous system the membranes that surround the central nervous system and the sacrum Subtle adjustments are made to the system through light touch and gentle manipulations Vibrational Healing Nutrition NUTRITION Nutritional Supplements Home of the BEMER 1566 Huntoon St Oroville Jeff Cell 530 518 1112 Nutrition Doug York Cell 530 210 4774 Independent BEMER Dist 30 minute BEMER sessions available in Oroville Increase Energy Blood Flow Reduce Aches Pain Wellness Self Help Educator Dance Therapy Therapy in which dance and music combine to allow the body mind soul and spirit to be refreshed uplifted and experience the freedom that natural bodily movement allows Dietary supplements Defined by Congress in the Dietary Supplement Health and Education Act of 1994 Products other than tobacco taken by mouth that contain a dietary ingredient intended to 16 13
Definitions of Common Therapies   Modalities arsenic. Chelation Therapy is thought to be helpful in treating hardened arte...
Reiki Definitions of Common Therapies Modalities supplement the diet Dietary ingredients may include vitamins minerals herbs or other botanicals amino acids and substances such as enzymes organ tissues and metabolites Dietary supplements come in many forms including extracts concentrates tablets capsules gel caps liquids and powders They have special requirements for labeling Under DSHEA dietary supplements are considered foods not drugs Energy Work A broad category of body work influencing the seven major energy centers chakras and the flow of energy around and through this field As the body s energy field is balanced and strengthened healing occurs simultaneously on the physical and non physical levels This therapy seeks to restore the natural smooth flowing nature of the body s energetic field by releasing stagnant excessive and or depleted energies from the body Retreats Gatherings Holy Spirit House of Prayers Alynn Brutsman Spiritual Director P O Box 2073 Paradise CA 95967 530 520 8913 Feng Shui An ancient Chinese art that teaches how to create harmony through awareness of one s surroundings Feng Shui instruction gives practical and efficient guidance to assist in adjusting both internal and external environments for harmony and balance Corresponding changes in one s overall sense of emotional and physical wellbeing may result Flower Essence Therapy Guest House available for private retreats meetings reunions weddings receptions etc on 88 acres with spectacular views of the Butte and Coastal Mountain ranges Flower essences are made up of subtle liquid preparations made from the fresh blossoms of flowers bushes plants and trees The essences are used to release emotional blockages and access one s inner healing capacities Guided Imagery This holistic modality assists clients in connecting with their inner knowledge at the thinking feeling and sensing levels promoting their innate healing abilities Together guide and client co create images and symbols to work with pain or other symptoms grief stress management conflict resolution self empowerment issues and or preparing for medical surgical interventions Trinity Alignments Healing Touch MICHAEL H NE 760 808 0359 www trinityalignments com 12 An energy based therapeutic approach to healing developed by a nurse Touch is used to influence the energy system affecting physical emotional mental and spiritual health and healing The goal of treatment is to restore harmony and balance and promote self healing Herbal Therapy The use of herbs and their chemical properties to alleviate specific conditions or to support the function of various body 17
Reiki  Definitions of Common Therapies   Modalities supplement the diet. Dietary ingredients may include vitamins, mineral...
Definitions of Common Therapies Modalities Quantum Biofeedback Spirtual Health Coach systems Herbal formulas have three basic functions elimination and detoxification health management and maintenance and health building Holistic Health Practices Practices and therapies that have healing the whole person as the goal These therapies recognize the totality of the human being the inter connectedness of body mind emotion spirit social cultural relationship context and environment Holistic practitioners honor each individual s subjective experience about health health beliefs and values They use their clinical knowledge theories expertise and intuition to become therapeutic partners with people in their care Holoenergetic Healing Holoenergetic Healing is a method for healing with the energy of the whole Developed by Leonard Laskow M D a Stanford trained physician who has studied the healing power of love for the past 25 years it is based on the awareness that as we come into wholeness through love the enormous energy we use to maintain the illusion of separation from Unity is liberated and can be directed to heal the physical body resolve emotional issues enhance creativity support personal transformation and spiritual awakening Homeopathy A system of medicine which stimulates healing through the administration of substances prescribed according to three basic principles 1 like cures like 2 the more a remedy is diluted the greater the potency and 3 illness is specific to the individual Treatment is based on the whole person rather than on the symptoms The theory is that each naturally occurring element plant and mineral compound will when ingested or applied result in certain symptoms It is a system of therapy based on the concept that disease can be treated with drugs in minute doses thought capable of producing the same symptoms in healthy people as the disease itself Hydrotherapy The use of water ice steam and hot and cold temperatures to maintain and restore health Treatments include full body immersion steam baths saunas and the application of hot and or cold compresses Hypnotherapy The use of a state of focused attention achieved through guided relaxation to access the unconscious mind Hypnosis is usedfor memory recall medical treatment and skill enhancement or personal growth 18 Carmen Hironimus CBT Spiritual Health Coach 530 680 8339 www carmenhironimus com carmen carmenhironimus com Quantum Scalar Wave Laser Therapy Carmen Hironimus CBT Laser Therapist 530 680 8339 carmen carmenhironimus com www quantumdynamics ilovemylaser com Radio Listener Supported Listen on line www radioparadise com RP is a blend of many styles and genres of music carefully selected and mixed by two real human beings You ll hear modern and classic rock world music electronica even a bit of classical and jazz Reflexiology Happy Feet Reflexology 305 W Lindo Avenue Unit C Chico CA 95926 solutions elizabeth gmail com 11
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Pet Nutrition Definitions of Common Therapies Modalities Integrative Fasting IF Integrative Fasting IF is a program developed by the local non profit Integrative Foundation Their mission is Building healthy community by educating and supporting change They do this beginning with our relationship to food Integrative Medicine Permaculture Treetop Permaculture Regenerative Agriculture Permaculture Design Matthew Trumm Designer Educator Consultant www treetoppermaculture org https www facebook com ttpermaculture E mail treetoppermaculture gmail com Cell 530 632 1864 Psych K Financial Health Coach Draws from the best of both worlds Conventional Western Medicine and Complimentary and Alternative Medicine CAM A division of the National Institutes of Health the National Center for Complimentary and Alternative Medicine defines Integrative Medicine as An approach to medicine that combines mainstream medical therapies and CAM therapies for which there is high quality scientific evidence of safety and efficacy The Integrative Medicine approach offers consumers cutting edge technology along with ancient wisdom The Integrative Medicine approach offers practitioners the opportunity to be part of the evolution of healthcare Iridology The analysis of patterns and structures within the eye s iris in order to locate areas and stages of inflammation throughout the body The iris can reveal body constitution inherent strengths and weaknesses health levels and transitions that take place in a person s body according to his her way of life Jin Shin Jyutsu A bodywork technique which balances body energy as it travels along specific pathways It uses light pressure on acupressure points to promote optimal health and well being and facilitate our own healing capacity JSJ complements conventional healing methods inducing relaxation and reducing the effects of stress Kinesiology Kinesiology is the study of human and nonhuman animal body movements performance and function by applying the sciences of biomechanics anatomy physiology psychology and neuroscience Kundalini Yoga Kundalini Yoga is a system of meditation directed toward the release of kundalini energy in order to awaken the energy of consciousness This practice sheds light on self imposed limitations and helps develope the intuitive mind Magnetic Therapy The use of magnets to generate controlled magnetic fields which can benefit the functioning of the nervous system organs and tissues and stimulate healing 10 19
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Definitions of Common Therapies Modalities Massage Therapy The use of strokes and pressure on the body to decrease tension and relieve stress A hands on approach that takes many forms Some of the many benefits include physical and mental relaxation improved circulation and muscle tone more efficient functioning of the digestive system and pain relief Massage can provide comfort and increased body awareness and can be anexcellent method of releasing emotional as well as bodily tension Meditation A method of relaxing and quieting the mind to facilitate inner and outer peace There are numerous forms of meditation taught individually or in group settings The nonsectarian form of prayer which is akin to meditation and used for stress reduction has long been recognized by clinicians to improve one s sense of well being The various techniques promote relaxation body breath awareness mental clarity increased focus and calm Organic CSA Farm Sharon Guy Find us in Facebook Call or text 530 679 2729 Organic Olive Oil Farm Mind Body Medicine Focuses on the interactions among the brain mind body and behavior and on the powerful ways in which emotional mental social spiritual and behavioral factors can directly affect health Mind body medicine typically focuses on intervention strategies that are thought to promote health such as relaxation hypnosis visual imagery meditation yoga biofeedback tai chi qi gong cognitive behavioral therapies group support autogenic training and spirituality This field views illness as an opportunity for personal growth and transformation and health care providers as catalysts and guides in this process Berkeley Olive Grove 1913 8 Rocky Drive Oroville CA 95965 P 530 533 1814 E info BerkeleyOliveGrove com H By Phone 10 00 am 6 00 pm Pacific Tours by Arrangement www BerkeleyOliveGrove com Movement Therapy A guided series of movements and body work to open energy pathways and facilitate healing Pain Stress Management Music Therapy The use of music to affect positive changes in the psychological physical cognitive or social functioning of individuals with health or educational problems This therapy is designed to help the individual move into harmony and balance Through the use of music individuals explore emotional spiritual and behavioral issues Musical skill is not necessary as the process rather than technique is emphasized NAET Nambudripad s Allergy Elimination Technique NAET is a non invasive drug free natural solution to eliminate allergies of all types and intensities The technique uses a blend of selective energy balancing testing and treatment 20 9
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Definitions of Common Therapies Modalities Insurance procedures from acupressure allopathy chiropractic nutritional and kinesiological disciplines of medicine For more information visit www naet com Naturopathy Includes the basic medical sciences and conventional diagnostics along with therapeutic nutrition botanical medicine homeopathy natural childbirth classical Chinese medicine hydrotherapy manipulative therapy pharmacology and minor surgery Vicki Klima Your Insurance Broker klimavicki yahoo com 530 282 7510 Kundaini Yoga Kundalini Yoga for Addictive Behaviors Anantdev Kaur Kim Preston Group classes underway now Private lessons available Mongolian style silk velvet and wool hats Fabulous hoody scarves of hand woven alpaca or silk velvet Silk and velvet tasseled scarves Decorative silk bolster pillows Fused glass and beaded jewelry All work is one of a kind Custom orders available www mountainmahoganynativearts com Etsy site Mountain Mahogany mountainmahoganynativearts comcast net Phone 530 589 0250 Massage Therapy Nutritional Counseling Practitioners use diet and supplementation therapeutically as the primary or adjunctive treatment for illness as well as for maintaining good health Nutritionists employ a variety of approaches including food combining macrobiotics and orthomolecular theory Osteopathic Medicine A form of medicine that focuses on the relationship between the structure of the body and its function and recognizes that both structure and function are subject to a range of disorders In treatment of the individual osteopaths use various forms of physical manipulation to facilitate the body s self healing mechanism as well as more conventional medical therapies Osteopaths are fully licensed to diagnose treat and prescribe Physical Therapy The treatment of physical conditions of body malfunction damage or injury using procedures designed to reduce swelling relieve pain strengthen muscles restore range of motion and return functioning to the patient Polarity Therapy Polarity Therapy is a comprehensive health system involving energy based bodywork diet exercise and self awareness In Polarity Therapy health is viewed as a reflection of the condition of the energy field and therapeutic methods are designed to balance the field for health benefit Elizabeth Evans CMT Certified Massage Therapist 530 570 2871 magicalhealinghands yahoo com 8 Psychotherapy See Counseling Psychotherapy Psych K A PSYCH K Balance is a process designed to create a balanced identification with both hemispheres of the cerebral cortex This whole brain state is ideal for reprogramming the mind with new self enhancing beliefs reducing unwanted stress and helping access full response potential in meeting 21
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Definitions of Common Therapies Modalities Holistic Health life s challenges Psych K employs do with processes of Psychology and Kinesiology Quantum Biofeedback SCIO Quantum Biofeedback is designed for stress detection and stress reduction The SCIO Scientific Consciousness Interface Operation is a highly sensitive computerized biofeedback device that gathers bio energetic data from the client sorts and prioritizes it Then it tests the client s own energetic reactivity to a wide range of health issues through the use of a biofeedback loop that sends electromagnetic waves back to the client These waves retrain by entrainment the client s own electrical impulses aligning the client to a healthier state Come to Your Center and Heal Multi Purpose Holistic Health Center OhanaHealth net 757 Fir St Paradise CA Office 530 876 1692 ohanahealth1 gmail com Qigong chee GUNG Qigong consists primarily of meditation relaxation physical movement mind body integration and breathing exercises Practitioners of Qigong develop an awareness of qi sensations energy in their body and use their mind to guide the qi Advanced practitioners can direct or emit external qi for the purpose of helping others heal Re exology A modality based on the premise that there are zones and reflex areas in the feet and hands which correspond to all body parts Reflexology is the application of specific pressure by the use of a practitioner s hand thumb and fingers applied to specific points on the feet hands and ears with the intention of stress reduction which causes a physiological change in the body Homemakers 691 Fir Street Paradise CA 95969 www ButteCountyHomemakers com 530 876 CARE 2273 Licensed Bonded Insure Reliable CA Lic 044700008 Reiki ray key Reiki is a Japanese technique for stress reduction and relaxation that also promotes healing Practitioners use light hand placements to activate and balance the life force energy also known as chi chee or prana Reiki can be used to treat emotional and mental distress as well as chronic and acute physical pain Dr Mikao Usui 1865 1926 was the founder of the popular Usui System of Reiki Shiatsu An energy based system of bodywork using a firm sequence of rhythmic pressure held on specific points designed to awaken acupressure meridians Activities of Daily Living Appointments Meal Preparation Medication Reminders Housecleaning and More Hypnotherapy Terry Rossetta Certified Clinical Hypnotherapy 530 513 8020 ife ife by by esign esign Sound Healing Sound healing utilizes the application of sound frequencies using toning vibrational tuning forks voice and sound to the body mind of a person to bring them into a state of balance health and harmony 22 trossetta gmail com www terryrossetta com 7
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Glossary of Credential Convergent Therapies Modern Convergent Therapies licensures for various holistic practitioners Also noted are some of the degrees associated with healthcare practitioners Please refer to individual listings for our participants to learn more about their particular credentials since some titles may not be included in this list ABD American Board of Dermatology ABFM American Board of Family Medicine ABFP American Board of Family Practice ABIM American Board of Internal Medicine AEH Advanced Energy Healer ANP Advanced Nurse Practitioner ASN Associate of Science in Nursing CBS Certified Biofeedback Specialist CBT Certified Biofeedback Technician Therapaist CCOF California Certified Organic Farmer CH CHT Consulting Hypnotist Certified Hypnotherapist CHTP Certified Healing Touch Practitioner COOC California Olive Oil Council Extra Virgin certification CMS Certified Meditation Specialist CMT Certified Massage Therapist or Certified Music Therapist CNM Certified Nurse Midwife CPC Certified Producer Certificate Locally Grown CRT Certified Regression Therapist DC Doctor of Chiropractic DDS Doctorate of Dental Science DO Doctor of Osteopathy DOM Doctor of Oriental Medicine DPM Doctor of Physical Medicine or Doctor of Podiatric Medicine DVM Doctor of Veterinary Medicine EdD Doctor of Education EFT C C ADV Emotional Freedom Technique Certificate of Completion Advanced FAAD Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology FAAFP Fellow of the American Association of Family Practitioners FAAP Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics FACOG Fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists 24 Experience and training merging toward a common point Modern convergent and specific to you 530 809 1445 Laura Denney CMT RBT FMT 11 Williamsburg Lane Suite A Chico CA 95926 ModernConvergentTherapies com Bowengirl123 gmail com Cosmetology Serendipity Spa Beauty by San Marie 20 Landing Circle Ste 303 Chico CA 95973 San Mari du Plooy Cosmetologist Eyelash Stylist 530 415 0754 cell call or text Cosmetology Age Defying Skin Care Nerium AD AGE DEFYING TREATMENT Nerium Independent Brand Partner Call me Marjie Hatfield 530 321 3756 www marjorieelaine theneriumlook com This is me These are the changes I experienced in 90 days Before After Watch complete presentation In the Business Profile Section of www blueheronvistas org 5
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Glossary of Credential Candles Chiropractor Craig Shepherd D C C C S P 1049 Village Ln Chico CA 95926 530 891 6300 Treatment Options Spine Cranial and Extremity Adjustments Non force or Low force Adjustment Alternatives Reflexology Applied Kinesiology Ultrasound Intersegmental Traction Diversified Thompson Drop Table Shortwave Diathermy www drcraigshepherd com Stretches Vitamin and Supplement Testing chico drcraigshepherd com S O T Blocking Exercises Food Allergy Testing Colon Cleansing Therapy email relaxmax comcast net www coloncleansingforenergy com Maxine C LeClerc Certified Colon Therapist 530 566 9419 13 Williamsburg Lane Chico California 95926 4 A Healthy Body Will Renew Itself FACP Fellow of the American College of Physicians FACS Fellow of the American College of Surgeons FNP Family Nurse Practitioner HNC Board Certified Holistic Nurse L Ac Licensed Acupuncturist LCSW Licensed Clinical Social Worker or Licensed Certified Social Worker LD Licensed Dietician LM Licensed Midwife LMFT Licensed Marriage Family Therapist LMP Licensed Massage Practitioner LMT Licensed Massage Therapist MAOM MOM Master of Oriental Medicine MD Medical Doctor MH Master Herbalist MFT Licensed Marriage Family Therapist MPH Master of Public Health MS Master of Science MSN Master of Science in Nursing MSW Master of Social Work MT Massage Therapist ND Naturopathic Doctor NHP Natural Health Practitioner OMD Oriental Medical Doctor NP Nurse Practitioner PA C Physician Assistant Certified PhD Doctor of Philosophy Psy D Doctor of Psychology PT Physical Therapist RD Registered Dietician RM Reiki Master RN Registered Nurse RPhT Registered Pharmacy Technician RRT Registered Respiratory Therapist RVT Registered Veterinary Technician RYT Registered Yoga Teacher 25
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Dear Readers Welcome to our premier issue of your Resource Guide for a Healthy Community in Print We encourage you to visit the website and learn more about each of the participants by clicking on each card It will take you to their services products aspirations and sharing of their gifts As we grow you will also find much more like blogs interviews classes art store and much more We want to grow with you When you visit any member of this community let them know you saw them here and you support a world that works for all of us Many Blessings Carmen Hironimus Tara Williams publishers Acupunture Herbal Medicine Resources for Energy Efficiency Sustainability Following are a few examples of how you can be more energy efficient and help the environment too Energy Star Appliances CFL Bulbs Energy efficient appliances and CFL bulbs lower energy usage while saving you money in the long run Lower energy consumption means less air pollution from power plants PG E Energy Partners Program The Energy Partners Program provides income qualified customers free energy education weatherization measures and energy efficient appliances to reduce gas and electric usage Call PG E s Smarter Energy Line for more information 1 800 933 9555 Home Improvements Taxpayers who upgrade their homes to improve energy efficiency or make use of renewable energy may be eligible for tax credits to offset some of the costs As of the 2014 tax year the federal government offers two such credits the Residential Energy Efficiency Property Credit and the Non business Energy Property Credit The first credit is good through 2016 the second was due to expire after 2014 although it has been extended in the past Caim either credit by filing Form 5695 with your tax return Tankless Water Heaters Save up to 25 on water heating costs while you enjoy hot water on demand Energy Star tankless water heaters also qualify for the federal tax credit Energy Star labeled Metal Roofs Acupunture Oriental Medicine Reflective roofs reduce the amount of air conditioning needs and can reduce energy bills by up to 50 Peak cooling demand may be reduced by 10 15 with the right metal roof for your home Solar Energy Systems By going solar you can dramatically reduce your carbon footprint Each solar kilowatt hour kWh offsets more than a pound of carbon dioxide CO2 Plus solar systems are extremely reliable and produce clean energy from the sun for up to 25 years Hybrid Vehicles Fuel efficient vehicles provide many benefits including better gas mileage which means lower gasoline costs fewer emissions and reduced air pollution Drive green and feel good about it 2 27
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Table of Contents Index Alynn Brutsman BC Homemakers Carmen Hironimus CBT Celia Hircshman Craig Shepherd D C C C S P Discount Books Doug York Elizabeth Evans CMT Erik Plooy RN Golden Spirits Happy Feet Hopi Wilder M S L Ac Joan Kasich Kathy Grundmann Kim Preston Anantdev Kaur Laura Denney CMT RBT FMT Lisa Stark Mahara T Renay CMT EFT CCT Marjie Hartfield Mark Light MD Matthew Trumm Maxine LeClerc Michael Hane Milly Grayson Ohana Health Olivia and Darro Grieco Phoenix Nutrion Radio Paradise Sabina Seibel San Mari Du Plooy Sharon Casey Guy Baldwin Sheryl Sanchez L Ac Tammy Andrews TND Tara TJ Williams Terry Rossetta Vicki Klima For more information and participation visit us on line at www BlueHeronVistas org info blueheronvistas org 530 680 8339 Blue Heron Vistas 2016 28 12 7 11 6 4 3 13 8 9 4 11 2 13 12 8 5 6 13 5 3 10 4 12 6 7 9 13 11 10 5 9 2 3 10 7 8 Acupuncture Herbal Medicine 2 Acupuncture Oriental Medicine 2 Allergy Elimination Integrative Health 3 Bowen Traditional Naturopath 3 Books CDs DVDs 3 Candles 4 Chiropractor 4 Colon Cleansing Therapy 4 Convergent Therapies 5 Cosmetology 5 Essential Oils 6 Healing Journeys 6 Health Coach 6 Holistic Health 7 Homemakers 7 Hypnotherapy 7 Insurance 8 Kundalini Yoga 8 Massage Therapy 8 Organic CSA Farm 9 Organic Olive Oil Farm 9 Pain Stress Management 9 Pet Nutrition 10 Permaculture 10 Psych K Financial Health 10 Quantum Biofeedback 11 Quantum Scalar Wave Laser Therapy 11 Radio 11 Reflexiology 11 Reiki 12 Retreats Gatherings 12 Trinity Alignments 12 Vibrational Healing Nutrition 13 Wellness Self Help Educator 13 Definition of Common Therapies Modalities 14 to 23 Glossary of Credentials 24 25 Resources for Energy Efficiency Sustainability 26 27 Index 28 For more information and participation visit us on line at www BlueHeronVistas org info blueheronvistas org 530 680 8339 Blue Heron Vistas 2016 1
Table of Contents  Index Alynn Brutsman. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . BC Homemakers . . . . . . ....