This major is a program that prepares individuals to promote health and well-being through application of the integrative therapeutic system based on the Human Energy Field theory developed by Randolph Stone.
Includes instruction in polarity theory and principles, energy-based and orthodox anatomy and physiology, polarity processing, polarity bodywork, polarity yoga, energetic nutrition, energetic evaluation and assessment, client communication, practice management, and professional standards and ethics.
Search for colleges that offer a degree in Polarity Therapy Major (use the College Search feature and enter "polarity" in the major search field). Read the school’s department pages, they are often loaded with useful and specific information about the field.
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What can you do with a major/degree in Polarity Therapy Major?
Working in this field as a practitioner, you will be helping people facilitate overall body balance and harmony. The therapy you provide is based on treating the person as a whole as opposed to a diagnosed, compartmentalized area of the body.
Relative to formal education, the APTA sets the requirements for certification as an Associate Polarity Practitioner or Registered Polarity Practitioner.
Trade Associations and Professional Organizations in Polarity Therapy Major
Professional associations are groups of professionals dedicated to topics in specific fields. Professional associations provide a wealth of online resources, some of which are geared specifically towards students. These organizations typically also host conferences and events, providing great opportunities for learning and networking across your field of interest.
Publications/Magazines in Polarity Therapy Major