The current average salary of an
is $56,000 - 75,500 annually
What does a naturopath do?
Naturopaths work to diagnose, treat and prevent illness through the use of natural medicines. They work with patients who have physical and mental health requirements, using a variety of techniques and treatments. Employment for naturopaths to 2019 is expected to experience strong growth. Employment in this small occupation grew moderately over the last five years.
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What skills do you need to be a naturopath?
Naturopaths work with individual clients to provide a holistic approach to medicine and health.
- Making assessments to ascertain general health and the details of specific health concerns
- Building rapport with clients in order to promote a holistic approach to health
- Developing treatment plans to include a variety of natural therapies
- Ongoing evaluation and documentation of patient progress
- Providing advice on a range of lifestyle matters
- Appropriately prescribing natural medicines