Canadian Academy of Osteopathy


Ontario Osteopathic Association (OOA)


Canadian Institute of Classical Osteopathy (CICO)


The Osteopathyst Canadian Journal of Osteopathy Issues


The Meridian Institute has several early books on Osteopathy on its website. You can read them here.


Educational Standards for OOA Osteopathic Practitioners

All members of the OOA have a minimum 4 years of osteopathic education. This education must total a minimum of 4200 hours, and include a minimum of 1000 hours in Supervised Practical Training.  All members of the OOA are required to meet the following criteria for membership application and renewal.

  • Must hold valid professional malpractice and liability coverage ($ 5 million in coverage)
  • Adhere to the OOA Standards of Practice
  • Comply with the laws of Ontario
  • Satisfy the annual Continuing Education requirements of the OOA