Preface to the 4th edition 1 Introduction 2 Ethics and professional misconduct 3 Restricted acts and protected titles 4 Negligence and professional responsibilities 5 Goods and consumer issues 6 Modalities 7 Setting up a practice 8 The legal process Epilogue Notes Table of cases Table of legislation Index
Michael Weir is Professor of Law at Bond University, Queensland. He has trained in therapeutic massage and has a doctorate in law focused on the regulation of complementary medicine. He has taught complementary medicine students on legal and ethical issues for over twenty years.
"This fourth edition is an essential reference for all natural health care practitioners. As well as the comprehensive information from earlier editions, it contains important updates regarding the new National Health Practitioner legislation and recent consumer law cases." --Adjunct Associate Professor Kerry Bone, Australian College of Phytotherapy and University of New England