The Ethics of a Barefoot Doctor
It is good to care for others.
It is preferable to allow people the freedom to choose the care they
Negligence, abuse, fraud and less than skillful care should be
accountable to the laws of the land.
Healers should do what they are skilled at as excellently as possible,
with the blessings of those involved.
A healer has the right to serve or not to serve as their own conscience
A healer may act contrary to the laws regulating healing if a healing is
requested and††††† necessary, and the
healerís conscience believes they are skilled to execute the healing.
A Barefoot Doctor respects the beliefs, cultures and laws of those they
A Barefoot Doctor keeps their healing relationships confidential and
A Barefoot Doctor shares their art with those enthusiastically seeking to
A Barefoot doctor offers their services for a reasonable exchange.
A Barefoot doctor has an unconditional positive regard for those they
seek to serve
A Barefoot Doctor honors their teachers and students, clients and