Yoga therapy can involve many different techniques, but primarily involves helping clients with specific concerns to apply and practise yoga techniques which can be used to promote all areas of wellbeing - physical, spiritual and psychological. They are not regulated by law but can choose to be a part of an Accredited Register.
The Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council (CNHC) is a voluntary regulator of complementary healthcare practitioners. They were established with Department of Health funding and support and their key purpose is to protect the public.
The FHT is a professional association for therapists and has been committed to developing and promoting high standards in therapy training and practice for more than 55 years. It runs the largest Accredited Register of complementary therapists independently approved by the Professional Standards Authority, covering 17 different therapies that can be used safely alongside standard medical care.