Health Professionals Are Key in Improving the Well-being of Individuals, Communities, and Our Nation
Whether you’re a physician, nurse, nutritionist, behavioral counselor, movement therapist, acupuncturist, massage therapists, exercise physiologist, public health professional, health scientist, or another type of health and wellness professional, you play a critical role in helping people to make good choices about their health and well-being. Canyon Ranch Institute honors and appreciates your efforts to improve the health of individuals, communities, and our nation.
Canyon Ranch Institute catalyzes the possibility of optimal health for all people by translating the best practices of Canyon Ranch and our partners to help educate, inspire, and empower every person to prevent disease and embrace a life of wellness.
Our Approach to Health and Wellness
Canyon Ranch Institute applies the integrative health approach to disease prevention and health promotion in a rigorous, evidence-based methodology that recognizes traditional and new healing practices that have been proven effective by the best science available and that honor cultural diversity.
The Importance of Health Literacy for Health and Wellness Professionals
Research indicates that health and wellness professionals have greater satisfaction when they can communicate with patients around issues like prevention and management of chronic disease. Studies have also found that better patient recall of instructions, satisfaction with care, adherence to medical recommendations, and appointment keeping can be related to use of improved communication skills.
For example, Canyon Ranch Institute works to advance health literacy through partnerships with Time to Talk CARDIO and Hora de Hablar CARDIO. Using the tools provided by these award-winning programs, health professionals can communicate more effectively with their patients about issues related to prevention and management of disease.
Resources for Health and Wellness Professionals
We invite you to explore Canyon Ranch Institute’s focus areas, our research and publications, and get involved with our community to stay informed about our efforts and wellness initiatives.
Help Us Catalyze the Possibility of Optimal Health For All People.
Together, we can empower each person to prevent disease and embrace a life of wellness.