Resources & Links


Victoria Society for Children with Autism:

A great organization with monthly meetings, a lending library, monthly newsletter and events for members of the Autism Community in Victoria.

Autism Research Institute:

Autism Research Institute (ARI) is a non-profit organization, established in 1967.  For more than 40 years, ARI has devoted its work to conducting research, and educating others regarding the results of research, on the triggers of autim and the methods of diagnosing and treating autism.  they provide research-based informtaion to praents and professionals around the world and train all Defeat Autism Now! practitioners.

Autism Society of British Columbia

The Autism Society of British Columbia (ASBC) is a parent based and directed society providing support to individuals with autism and their families in British Columbia and Yukon.

Autism Community Training (ACT)

ACT is a registered not-for-profit society providing province-wide information, referral services and support to families of children with Autism Spectrum Disorders. ACT hosts and maintains the Registry of Autism Service Providers (RASP) – an important resource for all parents of children with autism.

Autism Today

Autism Today is the largest autism resource online and one of the leading autism and Aspergers resource distributor in the world. They also host Autism Today conferences throughout North America.



Most have buying tips and recipes

  • A great start point for the GF/CF diet.
  • Emphasizes true dairy-free foods and how to make substitutions.
  • Gluten Free and More Recipes Gluten Free and More is a great magazine geared towards sensitivity diets. There are many recipes and guides for all kinds of sensitivities but especially gluten and casein concerns.



College of Naturopathic Physicians of British Columbia

This is the regulatory body for Naturopathic Physicians in BC. They are committed to providing safe and ethical standards of professional practice amongst naturopathic physicians of British Columbia. The CNPBC acts, in conjunction with the Health Ministry, in the public interest to ensure the highest quality of naturopathic care.

British Columbia Naturopathic Association

The BCNA is the professional association for naturopathic physicians in BC. They act on behalf of and for the profession to promote the services provided by and the integrity and honour of the naturopathic profession. This website has information for prospective students and listings for all naturopaths in BC.

Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors

The CAND is the national association for licensed Naturopathic Doctors across Canada. Their site provides information on the benefits of Naturopathic Medicine, an overview of the education and training standards for Naturopathic Doctors, FAQs, health tips, news and more.

American Association of Naturopathic Physicians

The AANP is the American counterpart to the CAND. They are active in research, licensing efforts and public outreach.

Bastyr University

Bastyr University, located north of Seattle, Washington, is one of the world’s leading academic centers for advancing knowledge in the natural health sciences. A twenty-eight-year pioneer in natural medicine, Bastyr continues to be in the forefront of developing the model for 21st century medicine. Bastyr is accreditated through The Council on Naturopathic Medical Education ( for their Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine program. Accreditation or Candidacy for Accreditation is required for students to sit the Naturopathic Physicians Licensing Examinations (NPLEX), offered by the North American Board of Naturopathic Examiners (NABNE), which is required for licensure.

Boucher Institute of Naturopathic Medicine

North America’s newest Naturopathic Medicine program located in New Westminster, British Columbia.

Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine

The Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine, established in 1978, offers CNME accredited four-year, full-time professional program in naturopathic medicine. Graduates receive a Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine (ND) diploma. The College is located in North York, outside of Toronto Ontario.