Saturday, May 30, 2015

Would You Like to Work Here?

Working as a manual osteopath in a Caribbean resort is one option available to our graduates. We are making history by introducing manual osteopathy for the first time to the Caribbean resorts.

National Academy of Osteopathy is in the negotiation with a number of chain hotels that have resorts in the Caribbean islands to allow our graduates to work there as manual osteopaths.

Did you know manual osteopathy is one of the best career choices for high school graduates?

Did you know with annual income of $90,000, manual osteopathy is the highest paid health profession high school graduates can enter directly without the need for prior university/college prerequisites or prior health education?

National Academy of Osteopathy offers a DOMP (Diploma in Osteopathic Manual Practice) that can be completed in 12 months by high school graduates, 100% online across Canada.

Those students interested to study in-campus can attend the York University Heights campus of NAO in Toronto. Optional practical technique classes (for online students) are provided in Toronto and elsewhere.

NAO has graduated many manual osteopaths in Canada and elsewhere in the past 5 years. Our alumni are permitted to work in all Canadian provinces, American states, and all European countries.
You are eligible to open your own manual osteopathy clinic in upon graduation or you may seek employment in other clinics and medical centers as a manual osteopath.

NAO is an accredited manual osteopathy college, teaching in 45 countries, that is accepted by many associations, such as Ontario Osteopathic & Alternative Medicine Association (that is accepted by most insurers), College of Osteopathic Manual Practitioners of Ontario, Asociation des ostéopathes Regroupement des Intervenants et Thérapeutes en Médecine Alternative, Ontario Association of Osteopathy & Alternative Medicine, Alliance Canadienne de Médecine Alternative , British Columbia College of Osteopathic Rehabilitation Sciences, Collège des Ostéopathes Canadiens, Canadian Manual Osteopathy Examining Board, International Osteopathy Examining Board, International Osteopathic Association, Society of Osteopaths of Canada, Tribal Health Care Administration & Licensing of the North Carolina Nottaway Tribal Community, Ontario Association of Osteopathic Practitioners, Ontario Chamber of Commerce, & Alberta College of Osteopathic Rehabilitation Sciences amongst others.

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. $4000 in scholarships are also offered under Youth Employment Program.

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. It is also the highest paid health profession high school graduates can enter directly without any university or college prerequisites.

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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Testimonial from a Canadian National Academy of Osteopathy Student

Dear Dr. Pourgol and NAO staff,

I would like to thank you and say Happy 5th Anniversary!!!

My name is Oleg Bagrin and I am enrolled in the online DOMP program. I have to say that Dr. Pourgol is a great teacher and an amazing promoter of professional Awakening. You've created a gold standard for Excellent Clinical management. I know that I am getting my education at the best school of Osteopathy.

Thanks for putting together such an awesome program!!!

Best regards,

Oleg Bargin, MD (from Romania)

Thursday, May 28, 2015

Free Online Access for NAO Alumni

To celebrate our 5th anniversary, we are giving free access for one month in June to all past graduates of National Academy of Osteopathy to watch our updated videos online. So please contact Rachel so she could set up user ID and password for you. She is at We have added many new techniques, as well as a number of new business management lectures. We have also updated most of the clinical sciences lectures.

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Cute Baby

National Academy of Osteopathy graduate, Merlita Cabalse,  DOMP, of Belmont Osteopathy Clinic had her child assisting her with paperwork duties today :). Such a cute assistant :)

First Rib Muscle Energy Technique (MET) by NAO Students

National Academy of Osteopathy (NAO) students of the Diploma in Osteopathic Manual Practice (DOMP) program practicing osteopathic first rib muscle energy technique at the York University Heights campus of NAO in Toronto.

Did you know NAO is registered with the Ministry of Social Development & Employment of Canada? Did you know the WorkBC program of the province of British Columbia in Canada pays for the eligible unemployed to study manual osteopathy at NAO? Did you know NAO teaches in 45 countries? Did you know NAO is the only school to be accepted as an affiliate member of Ontario Hospital Association?

Saturday, May 23, 2015

5 VIDEOs: Osteopathic Rib Techniques by National Academy of Osteopathy Students

NAO students, class of February 2015 practicing osteoarticular rib techniques at the Toronto campus of NAO.

NAO Students - Class of Feb 2015 Practicing Rib Techniques

National Academy of Osteopathy (NAO) students - Class of February 2015 practicing osteopathic ribs osteoarticular techniques at the York University Heights campus of NAO in Ontario.

Friday, May 22, 2015

NAO's New Partner in India

We are happy to announce that the Indian Academy of Health & Fitness has been accepted as an affiliate partner of National Academy of Osteopathy in India.

We welcome IAHF to our group and wish them continued success in this new academic partnership.

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Free Manual Osteopathy Treatments by NAO Interns

Free treatments Offered by manual osteopathy interns at the York University Heights campus of National Academy of Osteopathy (Toronto) in July and August. Call 416-635-6550 for an appointment. 

Monday, May 11, 2015

NAO Graduate Publishes Book

National Academy of Osteopathy graduate publishes book. We are proud of our students!