Credentials

Key to the Credentials and Abbreviations found in this site

Licenses

AP Acupuncture Physician (FL) MD Doctor of Medicine
APH Advanced Practitioner of Homeopathy (NV) MD(H) Homeopathic Medical Doctor (AZ)
CA Certified Acupuncturist (VT) MPH Master of Public Health
CAc Certified Acupuncturist (WA) MSN Master of Science Nursing
DAc Doctor of Acupuncture (FL) ND Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine
DC Doctor of Chiropractic OMD Oriental Medical Doctor
DDS Doctor of Dentistry PA Physician Assistant
DO Doctor of Osteopathy PhD Doctor of Philosophy
DOM Doctor of Oriental Medicine PT Physical Therapist
DPM Doctor of Podiatric Medicine RM Registered Midwife (CO)
DVM Doctor of Veterinary Medicine RN Registered Nurse
FNP Family Nurse Practitioner RN-C Registered Nurse, Certified
HMA Homeopathic Medical Assistant (AZ) RPh Registered Pharmacist
LAc Licensed Acupuncturist VMD Veterinary Medical Doctor
LCSW Licensed Clinical Social Worker

 

Certifications

CCH Certified in Classical Homeopathy
BHMS Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery (India)
DHANP Diplomate of the Homeopathic Academy of Naturopathic Physicians
DHMS Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery (India)
DHt Diplomate of Homeotherapeutics
FSHom Fellow of the Society of Homeopaths (United Kingdom)
RSHom Registered with the Society of Homeopaths (United Kingdom)
RSHom(NA) Registered with the Society of Homeopaths (North America)

 

Credential Granted / Certification Organizations

CCH Council for Homeopathic Certification (CHC)
DHANP Homeopathic Academy of Naturopathic Physicians (HANP)
DHt American Board of Homeotherapeutics (ABHT)
FSHom Society of Homeopaths - Fellow
RSHom Society of Homeopaths - Registered
RSHom(NA) North American Society of Homeopaths (NASH)