NHAA Practicing Full members are all highly trained practitioners of Western herbal medicine, either focusing on herbal medicine alone or incorporating it as a major modality of their practice. These members meet our education and training requirements and adhere to all ongoing requirements of insurance, first aid and continuing professional education. All are trained herbalists, many are also qualified as naturopaths and may practice other health care disciplines (modalities).
An NHAA herbalist:
When you see a NHAA herbalist, you can be confidant that your practitioner:
A comprehensive consultation including:
This will depend completely on the individual and their condition.
Some improvement in symptoms should be noted within hours to a day for acute complaints such as a cold or the flu, or within 4-6 weeks for chronic complaints. Chronic problems are particularly well suited to treatment with herbal medicine.
Herbal medicine is very safe and effective when prescribed by a fully qualified herbal practitioner.
If you have any questions or concerns about your treatment, please consult your prescribing practitioner.