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Professional Associations 

American Holistic Health Association
URL: https://ahha.org
"Nonprofit offering free, impartial clearing house for finding self-help wellness sources" [1/17]
International Coach Federation of New England 
URL: http://icfne.org/
"ICFNE is the premier professional coaching association in New England. The ICFNE is comprised of over 350 members who are actively engaged in or working in support of professional coaching." This is the local chapter of the International Coach Federation. (Connecticut has a separate chapter.) [4/16]
National Society of Health Coaches (NSHC)
URL: http://www.nshcoa.com/
MIssion statement: "The National Society of Health Coaches is dedicated to advancing the knowledge and use of evidence-based health coaching with motivational interviewing to actively and safely engage patients/clients in health behavior change to better self-manage wellness and chronic health conditions resulting in optimal health outcomes, reduced health risk ,and lowered overall costs." [4/16]

Topics and Issues          

Administration on aging (AoA)
URL: http://www.aoa.gov/AoA_programs/HPW/index.aspx
Programs promoting older adults to remain as helathy and independent as possible in    their homes and communities. Programs include: chronic disease self management, falls prevention, oral health.  [4/16]
National Institutes of Health
URL: http://www.nih.gov/health-information
Click on "Community Resources" for a listing of Science-based resources on
Health and Wellness. [4/16]
National Wellness Institute
URL: http://www.nationalwellness.org
"Provides professional development and engagement opportunities that support individuals from a variety of disciplines in promoting whole-person wellness." [2/17]
Taking Charge of your Health and Wellbeing
URL: http://www.takingcharge.csh.umn.edu/
From the Center for Spirituality and Healing, University of Minnesota. Includes tips for change, healing practices, and conditions.  [5/16]
Taylor & Francis Online
URL: (subscription link for NEIT on and off campus)
Publishers of Topics in Stroke Rehabilitation (e-journal subscription available via Full Text Finder) and many other publications of myriad topics.  [11/16]
U.S Department of Veterans Affairs
URL: http://www.publichealth.va.gov/health-wellness.asp
Health and wellness Index includes informaton on Staying healthy, National Public Health Week, and Women's Health. [4/16]

Last updated 201702/ CKW