Natural therapists specialise in a range of complementary and alternative medical techniques and remedies (including homeopathy, herbalism and aromatherapy), which they use to diagnose, treat and prevent physical illness or dysfunction.
Duties & Tasks
Natural therapists may perform the following tasks:analyse patients' eating habits and develop personalised nutrition plans
prescribe natural medicines such as herbal remedies, vitamin compounds and mineral supplements
use organic techniques to stimulate the body's capacity for self-healing
examine the iris (the coloured part of the eye) to analyse and treat illness in various organs of the body (known as iridology).
desire to help people achieve good health
committed to promoting complementary and alternative medicine as a complement to conventional medical treatments
a mature and confident personality
good communication skills.