Anatomy and Physiology for Therapists and Healthcare Professionals

Anatomy and Physiology for Therapists and Healthcare Professionals


Written in a clear, approachable style, this is the most comprehensive textbook currently available for anyone studying anatomy and physiology at level 2 or 3.

Designed for use both in the classroom and as a home study resource, it provides all the information necessary to meet or exceed the curriculum requirements of all the major international awarding bodies.

This book incorporates many unique features not found in other texts and is the only resource that students should need to complete their studies in anatomy and physiology.

Its benefits include:

  • meet National Occupational Standards (NOS) for beauty, hair, nails, and spa as defined by Habia;
  • meets existing NOS for complementary therapies as defined by Skills for Health;
  • meets the standards required by all the main professional bodies for massage, aromatherapy, and reflexology;
  • contains comprehensive pathology of all body systems;
  • each chapter has revision and multiple choice questions, and a study outline. Endorsed and reviewed by awarding bodies and professional associations and adopted by colleges worldwide.

Additional information


Full colour


978 0 9559011 1 9






264 x 195 mm

Rights sold



520 colour photos and images

Author biography

Dr. Ruth Hull is an integrative health consultant and author who has been working in natural health since 1999 as a therapist, lecturer and writer. Born and educated in Zimbabwe, Ruth holds a degree in philosophy and literature as well as a master’s degree in health and homoeopathy. She studied and practiced complementary therapies in London and worked as a homoeopathic doctor and lecturer in South Africa. Ruth now lives in Australia.