Northcentral University Named Exclusive Doctoral Education Provider to Members of the National Education Association

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Northcentral University (NCU), a global online graduate school, announced today that it has actually come to be the exclusive doctoral education provider to the National Education Association (NEA) and its NEA Academy Program.

The NEA, the nation’s largest professional employee organization, is committed to advancing the induce of public education.  Their 3 million members job at every degree of education – from preschool to university programs. The NEA has actually affiliate organizations in every state and a lot more compared to 14,000 communities across the United States.

“NCU offers its students a one-to-one knowing experience along with highly-credentialed faculty, all whom hold doctorate degrees and concentrate on providing an academically-rigorous educational experience for their learners,” shared Dr. Scott Burrus, provost and chief academic officer. “Our scholarly and practitioner expertise, combined along with the NEA’s long-status track record for promoting what’s ideal for students and those in the job that serve them, make this partnership an excellent one for the future of education.”

“This Brand-new partnership along with Northcentral University fulfills an crucial objective of the NEA Academy, which is to supply a full complement of advanced education degree opportunities to NEA members,” said Felicia Santana, director of partner relations for the NEA Academy.  “We are quite impressed along with NCU’s breadth of programs, committed faculty, tough accreditation status, and long and successful history delivering online degree programs at every one of levels.”

NEA members will certainly be eligible for a favored tuition fee for Northcentral University’s master’s programs too as doctoral degrees. NCU offers the complying with terminal degrees:

– Ph.D. in Education along with 12 specializations
– Doctor of Education (Ed.D.) along with 13 specializations
– Ph.D. in Firm Administration along with 17 specializations
– Doctor of Firm Administration (D.B.A.) along with 18 specializations
– Ph.D. in Psychology along with 5 specializations
– Ph.D. in Marriage and Family Therapy along with 5 specializations

About Northcentral University
Founded in 1996, Northcentral University is a regionally accredited, private, online graduate-focused university serving professionals globally. Northcentral University offers doctoral and master’s degrees, certificates of advanced graduate studies, and bachelor’s degrees in Firm and technology management, marriage and family sciences, education and psychology. As of July 2, 2014, around 69 percent of Northcentral students were enrolled in a doctoral program. every one of NCU faculty hold doctoral degrees; courses are taught one-to-one by a member of NCU’s faculty. There are no bodily residency requirements. Northcentral University is regionally accredited by the Better knowing Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (HLC). For a lot more information, visit or call (888) 628-2078. For Regimen disclosures, please visit

About the NEA and NEA Academy
The National Education Association is the nation’s largest professional employee organization, representing 3 million elementary and secondary teachers, Better education faculty, education support professionals, school administrators, retired educators and students planning to come to be teachers. The NEA Academy is the professional knowing group produced to support educators along with the highest quality online education programs and is dedicated to meeting the professional requires of teachers and education support professionals.  Northcentral University joins Southeast Missouri State University, Western Governors University, Robert Morris University in Pittsburgh and Idaho State University in Pocatello, Idaho, as NEA Academy partners.

Media Contacts:
National Education Association – Kimberley Adams
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Northcentral UniversityAlanna Vitucci
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Arrowhead Health Centers of Arizona Offers Leading Multimodal OsteoArthritis Treatment Program

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PHOENIX, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Diary of Pragmatic and Observational Research has actually published a study on multimodal treatment programs for OsteoArthritis of the knee. Arrowhead Good health Centers of Arizona is house to the leading multimodal OsteoArthritis treatment program, offering patients an alternative to knee alternative and others invasive surgeries.

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The study located that all of patients had an boost in function, a decrease in stiffness and a decrease in pain within an eight-week program. along with the usage of hyaluronic acid injections (guided by live motion X-ray), bodily rehabilitation and custom knee braces, Arrowhead Good health Centers has actually changed the means OsteoArthritis patients live their day-to-day lives.

The ideal part? The routine is covered by Medicare and most significant insurers. The eight-week routine helps patients get hold of spine to regular tasks pain-free and devoid of the usage of irreversible surgical procedures. A five-year study of the Arrowhead Good health Centers OsteoArthritis of the Knee Program located that 91 percent of patients suffered measurable knee pain relief.

To learn a lot more concerning Arrowhead Good health Centers’ OsteoArthritis of the Knee Program, call (888) 985-6122.

About Arrowhead Good health Centers

Arrowhead Good health Centers is a comprehensive, integrated network of providers that deliver primary care along along with pain and injury management, diagnostics and rehabilitation. Arrowhead Good health Centers’ founders recognized at the pretty start that as quickly as you put individuals first, individuals get hold of healthy. So they just asked individuals just what they wanted and delivered it. That was 1997, and from that point on Arrowhead Good health Centers has actually focused on quality of care and quality of service. That means treating individuals along with respect; being on time; and making doctor visits convenient, treatments effective, the process easy, and the doctors approachable. That is the Arrowhead Good health Centers difference. They put individuals first, and it shows.   

Arrowhead Good health Centers
OsteoArthritis Treatment areas in 623-334-4000

Miller, L., & Block, J. (2014). An eight-week multimodal treatment routine boosts symptoms of knee osteoarthritis: A real-globe multicenter experience. Pragmatic and Observational Research, 39-44. Retrieved October 18, 2014.

Media Contact: Doug Houvener (623) 521-9406

SOURCE Arrowhead Good health Centers of Arizona


Phoenix Comicon Fan Fest adds ‘Aliens’ and ‘Dark Angel’ alums to guest ranks

The Phoenix Comicon Lover Fest continues to acquire vapor top in to its December debut, as it lately announced actors Michael Biehn and Jennifer Blanc would certainly be joining the festivities.

Biehn (The Terminator, Aliens) and Blanc (Dark Angel, Treachery) will certainly sign up with various other announced visitors David Ramsey (Arrow), Paul McGann and Colin Baker, whom played the eighth and sixth Doctors in the science-fiction collection Doctor Who.

The Lover Fest is a brand-new occasion from the Phoenix Comicon group and will certainly be carried at the University of Phoenix Ground in Glendale on the subject of December 12-14. The fest will certainly be apparently focusing on the subject of artists, comic books, and costuming. The convention will certainly use the stadium’s centers in a distinct fashion. The artist alley will certainly supposedly be on the subject of the concourse floor that rings the seating area, while the exhibitor hall will certainly populate the ground floor where the playing sector typically is.

Memberships with the occasion are currently on the subject of sale. Single-day tickets are offered at $10 with Friday, $25 with Saturday, and $15 with Sunday. Three-day passes are priced at $35 and children under 12 grab in with free. with a lot more information, inspect out the Fan Fest website.

October’s Adoptable Dog of the Month – Meet Chiffon!

2nd Opportunity Canine Rescue’s Dog of the Month for October is “Charming Chiffon”…

Meet Chiffon

2nd Opportunity Canine Rescue

Diana Czarnecki, the rescue’s founder, has actually this to say regarding this beautiful girl:

Chiffon is an absolute charmer and among the sweetest girls you could ever chance to comply with – she has actually a heart of gold and a fun-loving personality. You can easily merely tell she loves life from the sparkle in her eyes, and her smile will certainly absolutely light up a room. Chiffon is the rescue’s Welcome Wagon Lady – she receives along along with the majority of of our dogs, and is normally the very first to make friends along with any sort of newcomer. The ideal estate for Chiffon is one along with others friendly, easygoing dogs, no cats, kind children, and loving hearts!

If you would certainly enjoy to comply with Chiffon, and observe if you are a permanently match, please fill out the Adoption Consultation Form at:

About 2nd Opportunity Canine Rescue:

2nd Opportunity Canine Rescue is a 501(c)(3)non-profit organization, located in Queen Creek, Arizona, dedicated to saving abandoned/abused dogs, and give them along with shelter and a benign environment so they can easily regain their trust in humanity. We adopt out to loving families located within 50 miles of Queen Creek, Arizona (Tempe, Scottsdale, Gilbert, Mesa, Chandler, Phoenix). If you would certainly enjoy to comply with our Adoptable Canine of the Month, or among others wonderful pups, please click on this link to fill out an Adoption Consultation form, or send us an email at and we will certainly send you the application via email).

2nd Opportunity spares dogs that otherwise would certainly be left on the streets to fend for themselves or brought to the pound and the majority of most likely placed on the Euthanasia List. Our dogs are really loving and deserve an area to call home. If you are not able to offer among our dogs a “forever” estate yet considering being a foster parent, or would certainly enjoy to sponsor among our dogs by helping along with their medical /meals please contact us at

There is no faith which has actually never ever yet been broken, except that of a really faithful dog.” ~Konrad Lorenz

Help U-Haul Raise $200,000 at Fundraiser to Benefit Wounded Warrior Project® During Soldier Ride® Phoenix

PHOENIX, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Phoenix-based U-Haul, founding partner of Warrior Ride®, is reaching out to the community for support in welcoming the 2014 Wounded Soldier Project® (WWP) Warrior Ride Phoenix.  U-Haul will certainly be hosting the cyclists to the Valley throughout the entire weekend break and will certainly be holding an official launch breakfast for U-Haul group members and the community to attend on Friday, October 24, 2014, at 9:00 a.m., at U-Haul corporate headquarters located at 2727 North Central Avenue in Phoenix.

Help U-Haul enhance $100,000 and the business will certainly fulfill donations dollar for dollar to incentive WWP.  Every dollar contributed goes straight to WWP to support the twenty solutions and solutions they give to injured service members, their families, and their caregivers.

If you are unable to come out and join U-Haul after that please reveal your support by making an online supplement to “group U-Haul” by visiting as U-Haul will certainly be matching all of donations up to $100,000 for a total quantity of $200,000 raised to incentive Wounded Soldier Project.   

Hear a story from a Soldier by visiting

“U-Haul was founded by a Navy veteran and his wife on the principal of service.  No one understands service a lot more compared to the men and women that protect our freedom,” said Stuart Shoen, executive vice president of U-Haul.  “Warrior Ride is a small method that U-Haul can easily reveal our gratitude for this tremendous sacrifice.”

“Our mission is to honor and empower Wounded Warriors and we delight in carrying out that side-by-adverse along with U-Haul ever year at Warrior Ride Phoenix,” said Steve Nardizzi, chief executive officer for Wounded Soldier Project.  “As among the founding partners for Wounded Soldier Project, U-Haul Company’s deep military roots and passion for serving injured service members is matched by the compassion along with which they provide support, and for that we are proud to call them a partner.”

To discover a lot more regarding Wounded Soldier Project visit

About Wounded Soldier Project

Wounded Soldier Project is recognizing its ten-year anniversary, reflecting on a decade of service and reaffirming its commitment to serving injured veterans for their lifetime. The mission of Wounded Soldier Project® (WWP) is to honor and empower Wounded Warriors. WWP currently serves a lot more compared to 56,000 warriors and 7,500 family members through its unique twenty solutions and services.  The purpose of WWP is to enhance awareness and to enlist the public’s help for the requires of injured service members, to Advice injured servicemen and women help and aid each other, and to give unique, direct solutions and solutions to satisfy their needs. WWP is a national organization headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida. To grab involved and discover more, visit

About U-Haul

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(602) 263-6194

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