Aquila Christian Ministries                

  swifter than eagles.....stronger than lions. 2 Samuel 1:23                                                      

Aquila Christian International School of Wholistic Health
Serving and Educating Since 1997

A.C.I.S.W.H  Offers the following three Distance Learning Self-Study Programs that focus on optimizing wholeness at three levels - Spirit, Soul, and Body.


* Certified Wholistic Health Coach (C.W.H.C) Diploma Program

* Certified Wholistic Wellness Counselor (C.W.W.C) Diploma Program

* Certified Herbalist in Biblical Approaches (CH) Certificate Program

* Certified Naturopath in Wholistic Approaches (C.N.W.A) Advanced Diploma Program

* Certified Naturopath (ND) Advanced Professional Diploma Program

* Doctor of Ministry in Wholistic Health (D.Min)


These programs can be utilized for self knowledge, to complement your existing business or practice, or to launch you in a career in Wholistic Wellness Counseling.


Many utilize these programs to bless their local church or ministry.


The Programs


Certified Wholistic Health Coach (C.W.H.C) Diploma Program

An excellent program that focus' on optimizing wholeness at three levels: Spirit, Soul and Body. The Average time that is takes to complete this program is 7 to 12 months.


Requirement for enrollment:

* High School Diploma or GED


Outline of Courses:

Biblical Wellness Credit 4

The Dunamis Church Credit 2

Biblical Counseling Credit 3

Inner Healing and Advanced Deliverance  Training Credit 2

Body by Design Credit 2

Genesis One Diet (G.O.D) Credit 2

Herbal Healing from the Bible Credit 2

Eleven Keys to Wholeness and Longevity Credit 1

Wholeness Assessment Credit 2

Wellness and Longevity Assessment Tools for Natural Health Professionals                         and Coaches Credit 1

Case Studies Credit 2


Total Credits: 23

Tuition: 1,150.00

50.00 per Credit

The eBooks and study questions are included

Can be paid a course at a time or entirely at a 15% discount.

Award: Diploma in Wholistic Health Coaching

Graduates can operate in all 50 States of  USA and Abroad.


This program is approved by the IANHP for a RNHP registration.

www.ianhpinternational.org


No application fee to enroll. For an application or more information, email us at info@aquilachristian.net


Certified Naturopath in Wholistic Approaches (C.N.W.A) Program

An excellent biblically based Naturopathic Program that focus' on optimizing wholeness at three levels: Spirit, Soul and Body. The average time that it takes to complete this program is 12 to 18 months.


Requirement for enrollment:

* High School Diploma or GED


Outline of Courses:

Biblical Wellness Credit 4

The Dunamis Church Credit 2

Biblical Counseling Credit 3

Inner Healing and Advanced Deliverance  Training Credit 2

Body by Design Credit 2

Genesis One Diet (G.O.D) Credit 2

Chemistry Basics Credit 1

Herbal Healing from the Bible Credit 2

Eleven Keys to Wholeness and Longevity Credit 1

Wholeness Assessment Credit 2

The Wholistic Health Counselor's Guide to Integrative Wellness Credit 3

Natural Solutions to Food Allergies and Intolerance's Credit 3

Cancer, GMO's and Vaccines Credit 4

Natural Health Approaches from the Bible Credit 3

Traditional Naturopathic Approaches Credit 1

Effective Modalities and Products for Optimal Health and Wellness Credit 1

Wellness and Longevity Assessment Tools for Natural Health Professionals                    and Coaches Credit 1

Wellness Counseling Practices for Natural Health Professionals Credit 2

Case Studies Credit 3


Total Credits: 42

Tuition: 2,100.00

50.00 per Credit

The eBooks and the study questions are included. Textbooks are not included.

Can be paid a course at a time or entirely at a 15% discount.

Award: Advanced Diploma in Wholistic Naturopathy

Graduates can practice in most of the States of the USA. See www.anma.org

for specifics. Can operate in most countries.

Other designations, we allow graduates to use: 

Certified Natural Health Counselor in Wholistic Approaches (CNHC)


This program is approved by the IANHP for a RNHP or RNP registration.

www.ianhpinternational.org


For enrollment or more information, email us at info@aquilachristian.net

There is no application fee for enrollment.

                             

Certified Naturopath (ND) Advanced Professional Diploma Program

An excellent biblically based Naturopathic Program that focus' on optimizing wholeness at three levels: Spirit, Soul and Body. 

This program meets the WHO (World Health Organization) standards for Naturopathy training. The average time that it takes to complete this program is 18 to 24 months.


Requirement for enrollment:

* High School Diploma or GED

* Certified Naturopath in Wholistic Approaches (C.N.W.A) Advanced Diploma Completion (42 Credits).


Outline of Courses:

Herbal Medicine Credit 7

Advanced Modern Naturopathy Credit 7

pH Balance for Optimal Wellness Credit 1

ND Dissertation Credit 18

Internship (400 hours) Credit 25


Total Credits: 58

Credits to Graduate: 100 (1500 hours, includes CNWA program and internship)

Tuition: 900.00

There is no tuition for the internship and only 150.00 for the dissertation.

50.00 per Credit

The eBooks and the study questions are included. Textbooks are not included.

Can be paid a course at a time or entirely at a 15% discount.


Award: Advanced Professional Diploma in Wholistic Naturopathy.

The ND designation stands for Naturopath Diploma.

Graduates can practice in most of the States of the USA. See www.anma.org

for specifics. Can operate in most countries.

Other designations, we allow graduates to use: 

Certified Wholistic Health Practitioner  (C.W.H.P)


Graduates can use the credits of this program towards a Doctor of Naturopathy through New Eden School  of Natural Health and Herbal Studies, see www.newedenschoolofnaturalhealth.org


This program is approved by the IANHP for a RNHP or RTN (Registered Traditional Naturopath) registration.

www.ianhpinternational.org


For enrollment or more information, email us at info@aquilachristian.net

There is no application fee for enrollment.

                             

Doctor of Ministry in Wholistic Health (D.Min) Program

An excellent biblically based Doctorate Program in Wholistic Health that focus' on optimizing wholeness at three levels: Spirit, Soul and Body. 


Award Requirements:

* Completion of the Advanced Diploma in Biblical Studies and Ministry Program 

* Completion of the Certified Naturopath (ND) Advanced Professional Diploma Program 


Credits needed for the Award: 133

Tuition: 425.00 (Administrative fee)

Award: Doctor of Ministry in Wholistic Health

Other designation we allow graduates to use: 

D.Min (WH)


Graduates can use the credits of this program towards a Doctor of Naturopathy in Original Medicine (DNOM) through New Eden School of Biblical Studies, see www.newedenschoolofnaturalhealth.org


This program is approved by the IANHP for a RNHP or RTN registration.

www.ianhpinternational.org


For enrollment or more information, email us at info@aquilachristian.net

There is no application fee for enrollment.


Mailing Address:   

Aquila Christian International School of Wholistic Health

30 N Gould St. Ste 8109

Sheridan, Wyoming. 82801

Telephone: 307.620.7440


Description of Courses


Course: ACI 229  Biblical Wellness  Credit 4

E-Book used: Biblical Wellness by Lawrence DeSantis, ND, D.PSc

Description: 

This course covers the meaning of the books of the bible, divine health and

healing, deliverance, and various biblical wellness topics for life application purposes.

Old and New Testament Survey free eBook links are included with this course.

Exam: Open book, 85% is passing


Course: ACI 777 The Dunamis Church Credit 2

Text: The Dunamis Church eBook by Lawrence DeSantis

The eBook is included in the course.

Content: How to Believe and the Power of the Name of Jesus / The Supernatural Gifts of the Spirit / God's Protection, laying on of hands for healing, and hindrances to healing / Deliverance I and II / Keeping the temple clean, sound doctrine, proper spiritual authority, and sanctification.

Exam: Open book test, 85% is passing


Course ACI 778  Inner Healing and Advanced Deliverance Credit 2

Text: Inner Healing and Advanced Deliverance Training eBook by Lawrence DeSantis

The eBook is included with the course.

Content: Steps and techniques to inner healing / Specific deliverance approaches for freedom / Names of demons and how to successfully break their hold and cast them out /  Freedom Survey Assessment Form.

Exam: Open book exam, 85% is passing


Course ACI  119   Biblical Counseling  Credit 3

Text: Biblical Counseling by Adam Pulaski (eBook)

Description: 

This course covers all manner of counseling from a biblical perspective. Examples are; marriage, depression, fear,  pride, addictions, and much more.

Exam: Open book test, 85% is passing


ACI  1023  Credit 2  Correct Thinking Patterns for Health and Wholeness

Content: This course covers the connection between the mind, the brain, and overall health. Topics covered are; The effects of toxic thoughts, Your choices change your brain, The science of thought, The 21-Day Brain Detox Plan. The textbook takes a biblical perspective that is supported by science. 

Textbook: Switch On Your Brain, Dr. Caroline Leaf (2013)

Textbook available at  drleaf.com

Exam: Open book, 85% is passing


Course ACI BD Body by Design Credit 2

Description: 

The various body systems and their function are covered in this course.
Symptomatology of out of balanced body systems is outlined in questionnaire form so the student can recognize the need for care. Natural supplementation is indicated for every body system.

Credit: 2

Text: 

Anatomy & Physiology E-Manual (Anatomy systems and solutions). It is included with this course.

Exam: Open book, 85% is passing.


Course ACI GOD Genesis One Diet (G.O.D) Credit 2

Description:

This course takes a Genesis perspective on health and nutrition. Probably one of the best compiled manuals for its topic. Topics covered are; Air, water, light, electro-magnetic fields, vegetables, Beans and grains, nuts and seeds, fruit, flesh foods, rest and exercise, use of herbs, detoxification and fasting, dietary supplements, weight loss, glycemic index, ORAC values, vitamins and minerals, amino acids, fats and starches, juicing, sprouting, and much more.

Text:

Natural Health & Nutrition in e-book form, included with this course.

Exam:  Open book exam, 85% is passing


Course ACI HHB Herbal Healing from the Bible Credit 2

Description:

This course is a study of herbs and their application. It is a compilation of researched herbs backed by clinical studies. The completion of this course will provide a foundation of knowledge from a biblical perspective.

Material covered:

history of herbalism, classification of herbs, herbal combinations, herbal assessments, herbal glossary, herbal preparations, essential oils, herbal solutions A to Z Vivid pictures of hundreds of herbs are included in this course.

Credit Hours: 2

Text:

Herbology Manual in e-book form, included with the course.

Exam: Open book, 85% is passing


Course ACI EKWL Eleven Keys to Wholeness and Longevity Credit 1

Description:
An excellent course on the major steps to maintaining and/or restoring physical, mental and spiritual health.

The topics covered are; improving oxygenation to your cells, proper hydration, exercise, spending time outdoors, stress reduction, right thoughts, loving, periodic fasting and under eating, your social life, knowing your purpose in life, and more.

Textbook: Eleven Keys to Health and Longevity eBook by Lawrence DeSantis, CFMP, ND

The eBook is included with this course.

Exam: Open book exam, 85% is passing


Course ACI WA Wholeness Assessment Credit 2

Description:

Excellent nuts and bolts manual on client assessment. Diet & supplement determination for the individual is assessed.

Material covered:

processed foods, heavy metals, leaky gut, candida, parasites, food sensitivities, pH, benefits of sweating, blood types, vital signs, reading blood workup, hair analysis, evaluating the natural health questionnaire, and glandular health assessment. A to Z natural approaches to health conditions, and more.

Text:

Natural Health Approaches Manual in e-book form by Lawrence DeSantis, OM, ND

The eBook is included with this course.

Exam: Open book, 85% is passing


Course ACI NHAB Natural Health Approaches from the Bible Credit 3

Credit: 3

Text:
Miracle Food Cures from the Bible, Reese Dubin
Available through www.amazon.com

Content: Natural Remedies, especially herbs,  from the Bible

Exam: Open book, 85% is passing


Course ACI TNA Traditional Naturopathic Approaches Credit 1

Description:

Guide to Naturopathic Approaches

Content:

Naturopathy and its various modalities. A to Z Guide to Naturopathic Solutions.

Text:

Traditional Naturopathic Approaches (eBook) Lawrence DeSantis, ND

The eBook is included with this course.

Credit: 1

Exam: Open book, 85% is passing.


Course ACI WHCG The Wholistic Health Counselor's Guide to Integrative Wellness Credit 3

Description:
An excellent course covering the following areas of wholistic health and wellness:

Body Systems, Dietary Wellness, Nutrition, Amino Acid Therapy, Micro-circulation Enhancement, PEMF Therapy, Nutritional Muscle Testing, EMF’s, Irido-scleral Analysis, Reflective Foot Analysis, Guidelines and legalities in the Practice, Client Assessment and Labs, Natural Health Products that Work.

Text:
The Natural Health Professional’s Guide to Integrative Wellness (e-Book) by Lawrence DeSantis, ND
The eBook is included with this course.
275 pages

Exam: Open book, 85% is passing


Course ACI NSFI Natural Solutions to Food Allergies and Intolerance's Credit 3

Description:

Food sensitivities, which include food allergies and food intolerance, are increasing throughout the world, especially among developed countries.

This course covers the following topics:

The cause of the increase of food allergies and sensitivities, how to prevent them, and how to alleviate food sensitivity reactions. The textbook used draws from over a thousand peer-reviewed studies including hundreds of clinical studies and provides clear and proven strategies to reverse food sensitivities using inexpensive and natural methods. While there are many texts that provide clarity on how to safely avoid foods we might be sensitive to, the text used in this course cites the definitive research and practical evidence that shows health providers and their patients/clients the means to reverse existing food sensitivities, and how to prevent them in the future.

Text used:

Natural Solutions for Food Allergies and Food Intolerances: Scientifically Proven Remedies for Food Sensitivities (2012) Case Adams, PhD

Text available through amazon.com

Exam: Open book, 85% is passing. 


Course ACI CGVC Cancer, GMO's and Vaccines Credit 4

Description:
Comprehensive course on the topics of Cancer, Genetically Modified Foods, and Vaccines.

Content:
Cancer and its Causes, Latest Natural Approaches to Cancer, Clinical resources, and more.
Facts About GMO’s and How to Shop. The Truth about Vaccines and What to do.

The eBooks: Cancer-Free Your Guide to Gentle Non-toxic Healing (4th edition) by Bill Henderson and Carlos M. Garcia, MD (2011) eBook (377 pages)
The Ultimate Guide to GMO’s by Dr. J. Mercola, MD (eBook)
21 Reasons Not to Get Vaccinated by Keith Scott-Mumby, MD, PhD (eBook)

The eBooks are included with this course.

Exam: Open book, 85% is passing


Course ACI EMP Effective Modalities and Products for Optimal Health and Wellness Credit 1

Description:

This is a course to help guide those that have chosen the natural health and wellness profession.

The following topics are covered:

  • The goal of the natural health and wellness professional
  • The top leading causes of death in America and in the world
  • The diet, nutrients, and lifestyle in order to prevent and even reverse the leading causes of death.
  • Effective natural health assessment tools
  • Effective modalities for optimal health and wellness
  • Effective natural health products
  • Natural protocols

The eBook: (included with this course)

Effective Modalities & Products for Optimal Health and Wellness by Lawrence DeSantis, ND

Exam: Open book, 85% is passing


Course ACI WCP Wellness Counseling Practices for Natural Health Professionals Credit 2

Description:

An excellent course on how to guide and counsel individuals or groups about natural health and wellness. Topics covered are; Wellness Counseling and the Optimal Wellness Survey, Toxic Emotions, Muscle Testing, EMF, In-House Lab Testing, Functional Medicine, Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy, Nutrigenomics, and Human Body Bio-Energy Field Scanning.

Text:

Wellness Counseling Practices for Natural Health Professionals, 2015 (eBook)

Author:

Lawrence DeSantis, CFMP, ND

The eBook is included with this course.

Exam: Open book, 85% is passing


Course ACI WANC Wellness and Longevity Assessment Tools for Natural Health Professionals and Coaches: Credit 1

Description:
An excellent course for those who desire to focus on wellness and longevity. Course material covers wellness and longevity assessment tools, and protocols & modalities to optimize wellness and longevity.

Text: Wellness and Longevity Assessment Tools for Natural Health Professionals and Coaches (eBook) by Lawrence DeSantis, CFMP, ND
The eBook is included with this course.

Exam: Open book exam, 85% is passing.


Herbal Medicine Credit 7

Description:

Over 100 updated botanical monographs. Evidence-based information for making the best herbal decisions.

Herbal Medicines is intended to serve as a reference work for pharmacists, doctors, nurses and other healthcare professionals, assisting in their provision of advice on the use of herbal medicines and their safety to members of the public.

Credit: 7

Text:

Herbal Medicines (3rd Edition) by Joanne Barnes, PhD, Linda A. Anderson, PhD, J David Phillipson, PhD

The eBook is included with this course.

Additional:

A Red Cross First Aid eBook link is included with the course.

Exam: Open book, 85% is passing


Advanced Modern Naturopathy Credit 7

Description:

This text is designed to help practitioners understand and apply the latest advancements in integrative therapies. With unique combinations of guidelines, protocols, it provides virtually everything you will need to optimize your clinical use of nutrition, nutraceuticals, and botanicals.

Credit: 7

Text:

The Clinician’s Handbook of Natural Medicine (2015) 3rd Edition. Joseph E. Pizzorno, JrMichael T. Murray, Herb Joiner-Bey

This textbook is available in eBook form (Kindle) through www.amazon.com

Exam: Open book, 85% is passing


pH Balance for Optimal Wellness Credit 1

Description:

A one of a kind course when it comes to pH therapy. Content; The importance of pH in health, pH patterns,pH of foods, pH and diet, tracking pH, steps to balancing pH with foods and supplements. Much more.

Text:

pH Balance for Optimal Wellness, Lawrence DeSantis, CFMP, ND eBook

The eBook is included with this course.

Exam: Open book, 85% is passing


Course ACI Case Studies

Content:

This course is comprised of client case studies based on a questionnaire assessment. The student will need to create a complete wellness program based on the data gathered from the questionnaire.

Exam: Pass/fail


Course ACI  ND Dissertation Credit 18

Students are to complete a research paper or a book project on a topic related to wholistic health.

There is a sixty page minimum for the research or the book project.


Internship

This internship is 400 hours in length and it is to be completed by the student during the time he/she is working on the ND dissertation. ACI does not provide internship but directs the student to resources for the internship.

Aquila Christian International School of Wholistic Health offers Online Programs and Local Workshops.

The Aquila Christian School Programs are Recognized by New Eden University.      

Aquila Christian International School of Wholistic Health is approved by the IANHP. Graduates can apply for membership or registration. Visit them at www.ianhpinternational.org

Certified Wholistic Wellness Counselor (C.W.W.C) Diploma Program

An excellent program that focus' on optimizing wholeness at three levels: Spirit, Soul and Body. The Average time that is takes to complete this program is 8 to 12 months.


Requirement for enrollment:

* High School Diploma or GED


Outline of Courses:

Biblical Wellness Credit 4

Biblical Counseling Credit 3

Body by Design Credit 2

Genesis One Diet (G.O.D) Credit 2

Wholeness Assessment Credit 2

The Wholistic Health Counselor's Guide to Integrative Wellness Credit 3

Wellness and Longevity Assessment Tools for Natural Health Professionals & Coaches Credit 1

Cancer, GMO'S and Vaccines Credit 4

Wellness Counseling Practices for Natural Health Professionals Credit 2

Correct Thinking Patterns for Health and Wholeness Credit 2


Total Credits: 25

Tuition: 1,250.00

50.00 per Credit

The eBooks and study questions are included

Can be paid a course at a time or entirely at a 15% discount.

Award: Diploma in Wholistic Wellness Counseling

Graduates can operate in all 50 States of  USA and Abroad.


This program is approved by the IANHP for a RNHP registration.

www.ianhpinternational.org


No application fee to enroll. For an application or more information, email us at info@aquilachristian.net


Certified Herbalist in Biblical Approaches (CH) Certificate Program

An excellent program that educates the student in sound herbal remedies. Herbal healing has been endorsed by God through the scriptures.


Requirement for enrollment:

* High School Diploma or GED


Time to complete: Self-paced, generally takes 4 to 6 months to complete.


Outline of Courses:

Body by Design Credit 2

Genesis One Diet (G.O.D) Credit 2

Herbal Healing from the Bible Credit 2

Aromatherapy Credit 1

Natural Health Approaches from the Bible Credit 3

Wholeness Assessment Credit 2


Total Credits: 12

Tuition: 600.00

50.00 per Credit

The eBooks and study questions are included. 

Textbooks are not included.

Can be paid a course at a time or entirely at a 15% discount..

Award: Certificate in Herbal Studies from a Biblical Perspective.

Graduates can operate in all of the States of the USA and abroad.


This program is approved by the IANHP 

www.ianhpinternational.org


There is no application fee for enrollment. For an enrollment application or for further information, email us at info@aquilachristian.net