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Overview

Naturopaths treat internal health problems, metabolic disorders and imbalances through treatment of the whole person using natural therapies.

Day-to-day

  • assesses patients to determine the nature of the disorder, illness, problem or need by questioning, examining and observing
  • develops and implements treatment plans
  • evaluates and documents patients' progress through treatment plans
  • seeks to improve and treat disease chiefly by assisting the body's innate capacity to recover from illness and injury
  • naturopathic practice may include a broad array of different modalities, including manual therapy, homeopathy, hydrotherapy, herbalism, acupuncture, counselling and environmental medicine.

To become a Naturopath

  • You need either an advanced diploma in applied science naturopathy or a bachelor degree in health science (naturopathy) to work as a Naturopath.

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