4247.0 Body, Mind and Spirit in Public Health

Tuesday, November 9, 2010: 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
This session will present topics related to mind, body, spirit in alternative and complementary health practices and public health.
Session Objectives: Describe the complementary health practices presented. Discuss how alternative and/or compelementary health practices can benefit a specific population or condition. Explain how complementary practices can be incorporated into standard medical care.

Religiosity and CAM Utilization Among Latin American Immigrants
John Heathcote, Joshua West, PhD, MPH, Randy Page, PhD and Cougar Hall, PhD MS
Mind-body Therapy in Women's Addiction Treatment: Feasibility and Acceptability
Cynthia Price, PhD, Betsy Wells, PhD, Marissa Brooks, MPH and Dennis M. Donovan, PhD

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: Alternative and Complementary Health Practices
Endorsed by: Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs, APHA-Committee on Women's Rights, Caucus on Public Health and the Faith Community, Socialist Caucus

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)