Natural Therapies Review 2019-20 Update

Update 18th March 2020 The BAA and BTFA have issued a joint letter from both associations addressed to the Health and Finance Ministers. The letter outlines a request for support packages for industry and individuals in therapeutic roles to assist … Read more

BTFA-ARCCIM Research Capacity Building Program Update

The BTFA partnership with ARCCIM:UTS cannot be overstated. It underpins the BTFA leading the way nationally and internationally in research capacity building within our Profession. The interrelated key elements of the BTFA Research Capacity Building program include: • Research leadership … Read more

Update on the Natural Therapies Review 2019-20

On 7 April 2019, the Minister for Health announced an updated review of natural therapies to be led by the Australian Government Chief Medical Officer (CMO), Professor Brendan Murphy, and supported by the Natural Therapies Review Expert Advisory Panel (NTREAP). … Read more

Government Review into Natural Therapies 2019-20

On 7 April 2019, the Minister for Health announced an updated review of natural therapies. The review will be led by the Australian Government Chief Medical Officer (CMO), Professor Brendan Murphy, and be supported by the Natural Therapies Review Expert Advisory Panel … Read more

22nd Bowen Therapy Conference 2019

November 8th-10th, 2019 Mantra Tullamarine Hotel, Melbourne ‘Research Matters: Next Steps in Growing Bowen Therapy’ DOWNLOAD REGISTRATION FORM DOWNLOAD CONFERENCE PROGRAM About the conference The annual two day BTFA Bowen Therapy Conference provides a unique opportunity for all participants to … Read more

What do the health fund reforms mean for Bowen therapists?

What do the health fund reforms mean for Bowen therapists? By Zoe Porter, BTFA In October 2017, the Australian Federal Government announced major changes to health insurance coming into effect from 1st April, 2019. Private health insurance will no longer … Read more

Your Health, Your Choice campaign

Your Health, Your Choice Campaign The BTFA supports the YOUR HEALTH YOUR CHOICE campaign, Australia’s largest consumer campaign to protect complementary medicine. Below is some information from Gerry Dendrinos, Homeopath, Herbalist and representative from the Your Health Your Choice campaign – that … Read more

Bowen Therapy for Animals – a Two Day Course

Bowen Therapy for Animals – a Two Day Course Are you interested in learning how to treat animals with Bowen Therapy? SA’s Specialist Animal/Equine Bowen Therapist, Heather Hartley presents a special 2 day course on treating animals, including domestic animals … Read more