Confederation of Complementary Health Associations of South Africa


Established 1992


Defining Principles

COCHASA's members support and encourage an holistic approach to health care, which includes promoting wellness - the integration of body, mind and spirit - with an understanding that everything you do, think, feel and believe has an impact on your state of health.

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Members Directory

COCHASA members are independently constituted complementary health associations who focus on salubrious approaches to health and well-being. Their practitioners comply with standards of education and codes of conduct appropriate to their modality.

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Our Exco

COCHASA's Executive Committee is made up of our President and Vice President, and members elected at the Annual General Meeting to serve for a year.

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Individual Practitioners

We welcome applications

from individual complementary health practitioners who have no representative Member Association, as Friend of COCHASA members.

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New Members

Interested in joining COCHASA? Here's the application form and info we need from you if you are a non-statutory complementary health association looking to find a home.
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20 Years On

Cochasa celebrated its 20th Anniversary in November 2012. We're proud of the path we've journeyed so far, and we continue into the future....

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M!Zone Access

Want to participate in our discussion forums and marketplace? Start by registering for our Members' Zone if you are a member or a friend of COCHASA.

Something to Say?

Our registered users can participate in the discussions in our M! Zone Forums. We love to have your input and participation!

To Market, to Market...

Our M! Zone Marketplace is where you can advertise your events and workshops; items wanted, for sale or rent; and employment opportunities.

The information supplied on this website is intended for information purposes only and should not be construed as medical advice or as a replacement for appropriate medical care. The information has been sourced from COCHASA members in respect of their various modalities from a variety of journals and reference materials, in order to broaden awareness of complementary modalities in facilitating health and wellbeing. Please consult your practitioner if you have health concerns. COCHASA, the Executive Committee and its members do not profess to diagnose, treat or cure disease. Neither COCHASA nor the Executive Committee make any warrant as to the efficacy of any of the complementary modalities represented by the members.

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