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Our Vision

As the world's leading academic center for advancing and integrating knowledge in the natural health arts and sciences, Bastyr University will transform the health and well-being of the human community.

Our Mission

We educate future leaders in the natural health arts and sciences. Respecting the healing power of nature and recognizing that body, mind and spirit are intrinsically inseparable, we model an integrated approach to education, research and clinical service.

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In the Media

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January 28Dopamine Dressing: How to Dress For Your Happiness in 2022:

Bastyr psychology professor Jennifer Pfeuffer, PSYD discusses how what you wear could increase your dopamine levels.

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October 25Study shows that planned home birth presents little risk where midwifery is well-integrated.:

Planned home birth presents little risk where midwifery is well-integrated

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May 29How to find — and make — a truly healthy smoothie that’s not just a glorified dessert:

Bastyr Adjunct Faculty Member Cynthia Lair discusses how to make the perfect nutritious smoothie.