How Can I Ensure My Alternative Therapist is Credentialed?

R.N. Decker answers the question: 'Credentials for alternative therapist?'

ByABC News
September 25, 2007, 12:17 PM

— -- Question: How can I find out if my complementary or alternative therapy practitioner is properly credentialed?

Answer: The best way to go about it since each state is a little different is call your state department of education and the licensing board to find out which of these therapies is licensed in your state -- the acupuncture is licensed in some states; massage therapists are licensed -- and then you can follow up by choosing someone who has the proper credentials.

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