Health and Wellbeing

FCL’s Alternative Medicine and Wellness Bookstore

Holistic Pediatrics Alliance. A network of nonprofit organizations and local family wellness leaders sponsoring conscious living communities to support families who make informed health and wellness choices. Formerly known at the Holistic Pediatric Association, the site also contains a directory.  The organization is a collaborative sponsor of the magazine Pathways to Family Wellness.

Alliance for Human Research Protection. The Alliance for Human Research Protection (AHRP) is a national network of lay people and professionals dedicated to advancing responsible and ethical medical research practices, to minimizizing the risks associated with such endeavors and to ensuring that the human rights, dignity and welfare of human subjects are protected.

American Association of Drugless PractitionersAADP promotes an enhanced professional image and prestige among practitioners of traditional and nontraditional therapies and methodologies. AADP fosters unity among “grass roots” practitioners and those with advanced academic credentials and brings reputable chiropractors, naturopaths, acupuncturists and other “drugless” healthcare providers together to share ideas and to help educate the public that good health can be obtained without the use of drugs.

American Association of Naturopathic Physicians. Naturopathic physicians are guided in their treatment decisions by the idea that it is the nature of all things to return to balance; it is the nature of organisms–plants, animals, people–to heal. The naturopathic physician understands illness as a series of events that can be changed, or redirected toward order and balance, with help.

Association for Prenatal & Perinatal Psychology and Health. You have found the path to the treasures of BIRTH PSYCHOLOGY where you can explore the scope of this field in authoritative articles, columns on popular topics, book and movie reviews, visit our specialty bookstore, and order great books and videos.

International Chiropractic Pediatric Association.  The ICPA is a non-profit organization whose mission is to engage and serve family chiropractors worldwide through education, training, and research, establishing evidenced based practice, excellence in professional skills and unity in a global community which cooperatively and passionately participates in advancing chiropractic for both the profession and the public.

La Leche League International. Our Mission is to help mothers worldwide to breastfeed through mother-to-mother support, encouragement, information, and education, and to promote a better understanding of breastfeeding as an important element in the healthy development of the baby and mother.

National Organization of Circumcision Information Resource Centers. Welcome to the website of the National Organization of Circumcision Information Resource Centers, founded by healthcare professionals to provide information to expectant parents, healthcare professionals, educators, lawyers, ethicists, and concerned individuals about circumcision and genital cutting of male, female, and intersex infants and children, genital integrity, and human rights.

Wildest Colts. A resource site for parents, and a challenge to the biomedical mental health industry.  This site offers an alternative perspective to the bio-psychiatric industry, and to the millions of psychotropic prescriptions written for children and adults. We really do have natural, built-in ways of psychological healing. With attention and adequate resource, anyone can reemerge from even the greatest distress and most extreme states of mind.