Resources

This Association is an open-resource network. We are pleased to share a some of the highest quality resources to help you navigate your personal and professional needs in the spa and wellness arena in Arizona and the Southwest of the U.S.

The more you know, the more you know…

Empowering people by sharing new and great information is just a click away. No matter if you’re looking for tools to help you grow professionally, or if you’re managing your personal health and trying to help friends and family, these resources are here to support you.

Your global source of health information for illnesses and therapies used around the world.

Health information is collected, categorized and disseminated in an independent and unbiased manner. It includes allopathic medicine alongside complementary and alternative medicine — ancient and traditional techniques and healing therapies as well as the latest medical technology. http://wrf.org

Thousands of hotel owners, developers, investors, lenders, management companies, and public agencies around the world rely on HVS to support confident, informed business decisions. Since literally writing the book on how to value a hotel in 1980, HVS has evolved into the global professional services leader by continually providing our clients with unrivaled hospitality intelligence. HVS specializes in all types of hospitality assets, including hotels, restaurants, casinos, shared ownership lodging, mixed-use developments, and golf courses, as well as conventions, sports, and entertainment facilities. https://hvs.com/

NFP is a leading insurance broker and consultant that provides employee benefits, property & casualty, retirement, and individual insurance and wealth management solutions through our licensed subsidiaries and affiliates. Our expertise is matched only by our personal commitment to each client’s goals. https://www.nfp.com/

A Cognitive Shortcut distilling what matters to decision-makers in a bi-monthly, 15 min read. The right analysis backed by a rigorous methodology, not just more analysis. Connecting the dots between the macro and micro themes that matter. A focused approach that separates the signals from the noise. An informed view based on a powerful network, not simply more news. An efficient approach that gives you access to key decision-makers and thinkers. https://wellintelligence.com/

Wellness for Cancer is a 501 c(3) charity created to facilitate self-care and better lifestyle choices for individuals who have been touched by cancer. The charity also trains spas and wellness centers on how to provide personalized wellness services to individuals touched by cancer, recognizing the need for wellness for everyone. The organization is creating a global movement anchored in evidence-based integrative therapies including mindfulness, meditation, yoga, massage, skin health, and beauty. Wellness for Cancer partners with Cancer Centers, Oncology Specialists, Integrative Medicine Specialists, and Wellness professionals; and has trained professionals in 25 countries and growing. http://www.wellnessforcancer.com/

With the slogan “One day can change your whole life,” we celebrate Global Wellness Day on the second Saturday of June every year as an international day.

Global Wellness Day is an entirely not-for-profit day, a social project dedicated to living well. The purpose of Global Wellness Day is to ask the question, even if for just one day, “How can I live a healthier and better life?”, to direct the thoughts of both individuals and society towards “living well” and to raise awareness. https://www.globalwellnessday.org/