Our initiative: to establish a national infrastructure in Canada that allows for
Collaboration in Medical Care for Cancer
This includes collaboration over:
regulation of cancer care, and treatment for holistic or aboriginal patients
who believe their human rights in Canada include the availability of
This is an
issue that should be decided in the legislature, and not in a court of law.
Vision International would like to put forward
the following: The R.A.I.N.
stands for Rainbow Advocacy and Interventions in Naturopathy.
of the R.A.I.N. act:
To establish a civil conscience in regard to healing, and how it is played out, offered, and received in clinical and hospital settings.
To defend the interests and rights of holistic patients, including children.
To protect the rights and methodologies of naturopaths who recommend another form of treatment than conventional medicine.
To create a holistic infrastructure that supports wellness that is not coerced, but chosen by the patient.
To offer HVI trained advocates as a means of collaboration and communication, for the purpose of forming a holistic team of healthcare providers for each patient.
To offer a joint program between conventional and natural medicine that allows patients to take supplements prescribed by their naturopath in hospital (currently not allowed).
To offer a holistic team effort to treat patients that will allow them to receive the help and medication they need without compromising their convictions.
To promote the use of the Rainbow Program in preventing and managing disease by holistic nutritionists, naturopaths, and health professionals (a standardized form of nutrition counsel offered through HVC since 2006).
To apply the principles of restorative justice to holistic medicine, as an alternative to legal proceedings such as panel reviews.
To ban mental health certification of holistic health professionals.
To sign our Canadian Initiative please fill out your name, email and any comments below.