Naturopathy is a series of alternative medicinal techniques that allow a self-healing process that is not present in traditional medicine.
It has been used for thousands of years by different cultures in a multitude of ways. There are numerous benefits to these treatments, which are safe to use and gentle on the body. Naturopathy promotes the healing power of nature and promotes self-healing. It also has the possibility of making you more in touch with your natural, spiritual self.
Whether you are looking to start or further your education in the study of Naturopathy and natural health, or are simply curious about exploring self-healing, this course can be beneficial to you. It includes details of various naturopathic healing treatments and techniques that can be applied to everyday life, allowing you to achieve optimum health.
You will Learn:
- The core principles of Naturopathy, and the fundamental approach towards physical, emotional and spiritual wellbeing
- A variety of treatments and techniques such as iridology and homeopathy that can help to encourage the body to be able to heal itself
- The importance of cellular hydration and the part that nutrition can play in our overall health
Benefits of Taking this Course:
- You can further your understanding of Naturopathy and the health benefits associated with this
- You can educate others in the safe, gentle healing techniques
- It can open doors to further your education on this topic
- The history of how Naturopathy came to exist as it does today
- The core principles of Naturopathy and the fundamental approach towards a person’s physical, emotional and spiritual wellbeing
- A brief introduction into some Naturopathic treatments and healing techniques
- The importance of hydration on overall health, and benefits associated with this
- Signs and symptoms of dehydration and how this can affect a person’s overall health
- The specifics of cellular hydration – what it consists of, and how to achieve it
- The benefits of electrolytes and what they do for the body
- The basics of a well-rounded, balanced diet
- Naturopathic recommendations including plant-based diets, foods that cause stress and harmony
- The benefits of herbal medicine and the properties of some of the most common herbs taken as supplements
- The history of homeopathy and how the remedies are used to treat common ailments in a natural way
- What an iridologist looks for in the eyes, and what the different colour markings could indicate
- The three different constitutions and colour types, and how the strength of the constitution can not only affect a person’s health but suggest personality traits
- The history and origin of Dr Edward Bach and his research on how flower remedies work to enhance the mental and emotional wellbeing
- The seven different ‘Bach groups’ and all 38 flower remedies – with information on how to select the right one to take
- The physical and mental benefits of regular exercise
- Specific physical therapies promoted by naturopaths including yoga, acupuncture and hydrotherapy
- The physical and mental effects of stress on the body and why it is important to take care of our emotional wellbeing
- Societal and economic factors that affect stress and how to deal with them
- The basics of aromatherapy and how it can positively affect mental wellbeing
Who can take the Naturopathy Certification course?There are no entry requirements to take the course.
What is the structure of the course?The course is broken down into 8 individual modules. Each module takes between 20 and 90 minutes on average to study. Although students are free to spend as much or as little time as they feel necessary on each module.
Where / when can the course be studied?The course can be studied study at any time and from any internet connected device
Is there a test at the end of the course?Once you have completed all 8 modules there is a multiple choice test. The questions will be on a range of topics found within the 8 modules. The test, like the course, is online and can be taken a time and location of your choosing.
What is the pass mark for the final test?The pass mark for the test is 70%.
What happens if a user fails the test?If the user doesn’t pass the test first time they will get further opportunities to take the test again after extra study. There are no limits to the number of times a test can be taken.
How long does it take to complete the Naturopathy Certification course?We estimate that the course will take about 6 hours to complete in total, plus an additional 30 minutes for the end of course test.