ATSI Membership - for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders

ATSI membership of the NHAA is open to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander practitioners who have met our training requirements in bush medicine and Western herbal medicine. This is a new category developed in 2008 in recognition and support of the work of  Marr Mooditj Aboriginal Health Training College in Perth WA.

ATSI members are qualified to treat members of their family and community only.

Benefits of ATSI membership

  • Quarterly copies of the Australian Journal of Medical Herbalism
  • Access to Internet and practitioner forums
  • Regular industry updates via website and Access newsletter
  • Discounts to NHAA seminars, conferences and training programs
  • Use of the NHAA library facilities 
  • Use of the Association's name, initials (must include the initals ATSI) and logo 
  • Full Association voting rights
  • The right to stand for nomination to the NHAA Board of Directors
  • Other benefits and rights of the Association

How to Apply

To apply for ATSI membership you must have completed a Certificate IV in Bush and Western Herbal Medicine at Marr Mooditj Aboriginal Health Training College in Perth, WA.

ATSI applications are normally processed within a week of us receiving the required paperwork. Please contact the NHAA office for the membership application form.