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INSTITUTE OF PROFESSIONAL COLON HYDROTHERAPY

LEADING THE WAY IN THE TRAINING AND PRACTICE OF COLON HYDROTHERAPY

Colonic hydrotherapy is essentially an adjunct to natural healthcare.

The course is suitable to:
a) Those already trained in conventional medicine (e.g. doctors, nurses, etc.)
b) Those who are graduates of a recognised body based complementary healthcare / beauty therapy course which must include in depth anatomy and physiology.

Applicants without prior experience in healthcare can still do the course but will have to complete a course in Anatomy and Physiology prior to the beginning of the course. They will also be requested to take additional training as part of their course.

See Course Critical Path for more details

Copies of certified evidence of A&P to Level 3 minimum and Emergency First Aid must be submitted prior to being accepted on the course.

Applicants must also be familiar with colonic hydrotherapy.

Course content :

  • History and philosophy of colonic irrigation
  • Basic principles of hydrotherapy
  • The naturopathic principles
  • Various cleanses, fasts and detoxification
  • Contra-indication for colonic irrigation
  • Clinical nutrition in relation to Constipation, bloating, toxicity, etc
  • Client handling and improving communication for better compliance
  • Colonic practice: implant, abdominal massage, reflexes, Acupuncture points, etc
  • Additional techniques to improve releases
  • Stools interpretation
  • Sterilisation and hygiene using disposable speculum and tubing
  • Anatomy and physiology of the colon and gastro-intestinal tract
  • Digestion, absorption, enzymes and PH
  • Effect on gut of the autonomic nervous system and endocrine system
  • Common drugs used in bowel management
  • Pathology: diseases of the colon (Crohn's, Colitis, etc.), parasites, etc
  • Principles of iridology
  • Tongue and face diagnosis
  • Room lay out, equipment and regulations
  • Ethic and requirements
  • Support and guide-lines on obtaining Insurance
  • Record keeping
  • Accounting