Association of Holistic Health Care Practitioners of Ontario


Ontario Examining Board of Holistic Health Care Practitioner (A.H.H.C.P.O.) was established to form a united body of qualified and certified Holistic Health Care Practitioners who provide safe and effective treatments to the public and to assist the provincial government to devise a policy for licensing and oversight of practice standards of practitioners in Ontario. Membership includes practitioners of Holistic Health Care, Esthetics and Foot Care -Pedorthics.


President and Oversight Coordinator Chair
Dr. Sohrab Khoshbin
Ph.D., M.Sc., D.N.M., D.H., CHT, A.M.D.

Vice President and Membership Evaluation Committee Chair
Dr. Elvis Ali
N.D., M.Sc.

Treasurer and Standards Policy Review Committee Chair
Dr. Babak Parsad
R.Ac., A.M.D.

Public Education Liaison and Patient Relations Chair
Ms. Michelle Farzanegan
R. Ac., H.D., D.O.(MP)


  • To train and advance the knowledge of Holistic Health Care Practitioners through seminars and classes.
  • Establish a provincial standard for the training and education of qualified HHCP’s.
  • Seek and establish relationships with overseas and North American colleges and universities to keep apprised of research and updated practical techniques.
  • Establish a centre for research in Holistic Health Care.
  • To inform and educate the public about the philosophy and technique of Holistic Health Care for treatment of disease.
  • Oversight of regulatory policy and qualification evaluation of applicants.
  • To investigate and resolve patient complaints and practitioner compliance.
  • Develop and participate in the campaign of public education and strengthening of practitioner professional standards.
  • Fair resolution of dissentious issues, without prejudice, amongst membership and individual practitioners, patient disputes, including the review and proclamation of practicing directives, standards and innovations.