What is Functional Osteopathy?

What is functional osteopathy? By Dustie Houchin MBA, MPAO, SPOP, BSc.Hons Ost, PGCHE. Osteopathy (for humans and animals) is often misunderstood because the word Osteopathy is less commonplace than the word Physiotherapy – although there are significant academic and clinical cross-overs in training and practice. Additionally, few realise that osteopaths (for humans) are Allied Healthcare…

What is Osteopathy?

What is Osteopathy? Today, I was asked to help a student, (who is trying to decide if he should become an osteopath. He asked, “What do osteopaths really do differently…? When I read my message back to Eleanor, she said I should share it with our community, as many of you are not osteopaths and…

Level Two Pathway Explained

Let’s talk about Level Two 14 modules make up the Level Two pathway and commencements must be preceded be either an AOI  conversion course or a professional qualification in animal osteopathy. Modules 1-7 typically take a year to complete part-time and Modules 8-14 the same.  Osteopathy is a comprehensive system of healthcare that encompasses the…

Last chance to join Canine Level 1

This course is the fundamental building block of all our practitioner level canine programmes and aims to offer practitioners a robust baseline knowledge from which to grow as a canine therapist. Successful completion and comprehension of the content will give practitioners all they need to enter our Level II canine courses with confidence. Open to…

Osteopathic Approach to the Equine Patient Level One. Starting August 2020

Open to a range of osteopathic and non-osteopathic professionally qualified practitioners. See our website for more details. This course is the fundamental building block of all our practitioner level equine programmes and aims to offer practitioners a robust baseline knowledge from which to grow as a equine therapist. Successful completion and comprehension of the content…

Masterclass Pathway SOLD OUT

Are you sad you couldn’t make it this time? If so, you could consider the OEI Pathway (and adding the practicum option on at a later date) or booking a holding place on the next cohort, so you get a guaranteed place next time. Get in touch for more details or go to our website: https://animalosteopathyinternational.com/…/osteopathic-ap…/

Testimonial: Canine Stretching Course for Owners

“Firstly, I would like to say that AOI has really succeeded with this course. I didn’t know what to expect initially, but it turned out to be a really good (and thoroughly executed) course, especially given it is “just” a dog owner’s course.. I will certainly be recommending this course to any dog owner, because…

Free Live Webinar – Canine Level I

Date: 1st July 2020. Time: 19:00hrs BST Learn more about our exciting new dual modality course – Osteopathic Approaches to the Canine Patient by joining this relaxed live webinar with Dustie Houchin & Eleanor Andrews. The team will talk you through the programme and its new layout, and also discuss the three different pathways that…

Online, modular and flexible

Osteopathic Approach to the Canine Patient Level I Everything you need to get you started on a new pathway in animal therapeutics. Open to all professionals who have experience with dogs.