The NAUHSRC is a health sciences educational and research institution that provides formal training in the fields of Complementary and Alternative Medicine, promotes public awareness of holistic health care, and conducts research into safe and effective healing practices.

The NAUHSRC believes that every human being has the right to affordable and skilled health care, and that holistic medicine plays a vital role in bringing quality medical care to all. The NAUHSRC will foster this vision by offering comprehensive training programs in holistic medicine while providing the general public with educational opportunities through classes and published material.

The NAUHSRC will also conduct research into traditional and contemporary holistic healing modalities and be a community resource for information about vital issues in the field of Complementary and Alternative Medicine.