National Academy of Osteopathy offers a DOMP (Diploma in Osteopathic Manual Practice) to Austrian physiotherapists, massage therapists & other health practitioners that can be completed in as little as six months, 100% online across Austria (classes are in English). Student without prior health education complete the program in 1 year.
Those Austrian students interested to study in-campus can attend the York University Heights campus of NAO in Toronto (Canada). Optional practical technique classes (for online Austrian students) are provided in Spain, Canada and elsewhere.
NAO has graduated many osteopaths in Austria in the past 4 years. Our Austrian graduates are permitted to work in Austria and other European countries. You are eligible to open your own osteopathy clinic in Austria upon graduation or you may seek employment in other clinics and medical centers as an osteopath.
NAO is the only manual osteopathy college to be accepted as an affiliate member by the Ontario Hospital Association.
Our students are also eligible for full scholarships from the Metis Nation of Ontario and the WorkBC program of the Canadian government.
Manual osteopathy is one of the top 25 professions in Canada as reported by the CIBC. There is zero unemployment in this profession. Average income is $90,000/yr.
A 2012 survey indicates that manual osteopathy is the #1 choice of Canadians for low back pain relief as compared to physiotherapy, chiropractic, massage therapy, acupuncture and medication.
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