Founder, Director of Education at ITTA Inc (International Thai Therapists Association)
1992 - 2012
ITTA Inc (International Thai Therapists Association) is a Private Membership Association representing students, practitioners, teachers and schools of Thai Yoga, Thai Massage, Nuad Boran and related. Founded in 1992, ITTA is the oldest organization representing Thai Yoga and Thai Massage outside of Thailand. We also provide public services such as information and an online practitioner database and locator. For information on ITTA professional membership call or email.
Board of Directors Ayurveda and Thai Yoga/ Thai Massage Specialities at Pastoral Medical Association
2011 - 2012
Board of Professional Regulation to Develop and implement Standards of Practice and Competency for Ayurveda and Yoga Therapy in order to determine eligibility for Medical Licensing.
Board of Professional Vocational Licensing and Regulation (Ayurveda/ Thai Yoga) at Sacred Medical Order Church of Hope
2011 - Present
As a Vocational Justicar for SMOCH: Chirothesia. I administer the Vocational Lincensure for Chirothesia and Hands on Energy and Spiritually based Healing Counselors Practitioners applying for formal ordination as Therapeutae and Licensed Practitioners under ecclesiastical authority of SMOCH. My responsibilities include Licensing applications for Ayurveda, SomaVeda™, Yoga Therapy and related spiritual, nature cure and energy related healing sciences for the wellfare of mind body and spirit.
You must first protect the practitioners right to offer a safer choice!
Diplomat/ Attache at SMOKH
Anthony James is currently honored to represent The Sacred Medical Order Of The Knights of Hope (SMOKH)and the Sacred Medical Order of the Church of Hope as a Diplomat and Cultural/ Medical Missions Diplomat and Attache.
Aims and Objectives of the Order:
Healing is what happens when Pastoral Practitioners minister, enabling people to receive restoration to health of body and mind through God's great love and mercy. This restoration of health is part of what is meant by the abundant life which the Lord promised.
I. To dissimenate the healing principles of the pastoral mission and function as a Church, being a religious society to recieve, preserve, and propagate His doctrines and ordinances. II. To sanction, direct, and govern our pastoral practitioners.
III. To establish, equip, staff and maintain humanitarian relief and medical treatment centers and hospitals.
IV. To promote and participate in all phases of education of practitioners, physicians, therapists, nursing staff, paramedical and nutritional care personnel.
V. To raise relief funds for all these humanitarian, organizational, and medical needs.
VI. To promote peace and prosperity, by diplomacy, cooperation and consensus.
VII. To cooperate with IGO's (Intergovernmental Organizations), NGO's (Non-governmental Organizations), and Governmental Organizations for purposes humanitarian and medical needs.
Clinical Director, Doctor of Natural Medicine, at Natural Wellness Solutions at The Thai Yoga Center
Anti-Aging, Natural Clerical Medicine, Naturopathy, Thai Yoga Therapy, Massage, Bodywork, Spiritual, Mental and Health Counseling: Specializing in Cancer, Diabetes, Heart Disease, Soft Tissue Pain Disorders, Migraines and Headaches as well as Mental and Emotional Health Issues.
SomaVedaâ¢ Integrated Traditional Therapies: Holistic, Natural, Clerical Clinical: Dr. James and Licensed, Board Certified, Doctor of Natural Medicine and Naturopathic Physician, practices the highest standards of Pastoral, Clinical Holistic Medicine and Psychological, Emotional Counseling. Dr. James uses both modern clinical biological assessments and test to determine metabolic, organic and endocrine imbalance as well as the entire repertoire of Asian/ Oriental Medical assessments from Ayurveda and Traditional Chinese Medicine. As a Naturopath he also has access to the entire tool chest of Natural Medicines using plants, herbs, nutrients, light, sound and pressure. As a Board Certified, Licensed, Pastoral Clinical Therapists he brings the entire scope of practice of biblically based natural and spiritual medicine.
Aachan (Professor), Medical Director and Director of Education at Thai Yoga Center
Master Thai Yoga Instructor (SomaVeda™ Style), Medical Director, Director of Education at SomaVeda College of Natural Medicine and the Thai Yoga Center.
ONACS SCNM-TYC has programs from 18 hours to over 5000 hours based on Ayurveda, Thai Yoga and Natural Medicine, Naturopathic principles. TYC programs are AAPNA, NAMA, NCBTMB, ANMA accredited and or recognized for both primary education for health providers and for CE hours for continuing education. If you do not have course work in alternative medicine, natural and oriental healing modalities we can assist you in getting the diploma and licensing you need to practice. For those with current medical licensing who wish to add viable holistic and alternative natural treatment to your practice we can assist you both in obtaining the course work and certification necessary as well as offer a licensing category that will extend and protect your extended scope of practice. Programs year round.
Directory of Education at Thailand Study Tours
Thai Yoga and Thai Massage Certification courses and programs in Thailand. We provide both guided externships as well as Independent Study Programs. Accredited certification courses range from 30 to over 500 hours. Course hours accrued in our Thailand programs credit to US programs and Licensing requirements via ONACS- SomaVeda College of Natural Medicine. For details call (706) 358-8646
International Scientific Board at Jade Center for Integrative Medicine
October 2012 | Ibarra, Ecuador
Dr. Anthony James of the SomaVeda College of Natural Medicine USA, Appointed International Scientific Board, Jade Center for Integrative Medicine, Ibarra, Ecuador
Professor/ Instructor DOM Doctoral Program at The PanAmerican School of Natural Medicine
Currently Instructor and Director in Charge for the Doctor of Oriental Medicine Diploma Program at The Pan American School of Natural Medicine in Nevis, West Indies. PanAmerican offers internationally recognized Degrees and programs in Natural and Oriental Medicine Clinical Sciences. Pleased to be working with world class educators such as Dr. Charles McWilliams, Dr. Eric Carter, Dr. Carlos Oswaldo Jaramillio and Dr. Jacob Brainis (DO).