Are you eligible to become an Open Path Healing Arts practitioner? Each discipline has its own set of eligibility guidelines, listed below. If you have any questions, please reach out at


ACUPUNCTURE — Acupuncturists must provide a copy of licensure in each state where they practice (if required by state), and their diploma from an accredited school of Acupuncture. More information here. 

COACHING — Coaches must provide a certificate of completion from a recognized coaching institution (accredited by the ICF or NBHWC) showing completion of at least 60 training hours, or a Masters in Psychology, Social Work, or other related degree from an institution recognized by the Department of Education. Coaches cannot offer mental health coaching through this platform. 

MASSAGE THERAPY — Massage therapists must provide a copy of their license or certification in each state where they practice (as required by state), and have completed at least 100 training hours. More information here. 

NUTRITION — Nutritionists must provide proof of Bachelor’s degree or higher from a Nutrition-focused program. We also accept pre-licensed providers who are accruing board hours. For Nutritionists that offer disordered eating or trauma support, they must provide proof of trauma-informed training. 

YOGA  — Yoga practitioners must provide proof of their RYT200 through Yoga Alliance.