What is holistic medicine?
Holistic medicine is a form of healing that considers the whole person; body, mind, spirit, and emotions. The objective of the treatment is to reestablish balance, optimising health and wellness. A holistic doctor may use all forms of health care. Utilising complementary therapies alongside conventional medicine.
What does a holistic consult involve?
A holistic consult involves looking into the presenting complaint in detail, analysing all the body’s systems, the client’s personal and family history, dietary and lifestyle choices.
The practitioner and the client work together to find a suitable treatment plan that will have greatest efficacy and client compliance. It is of paramount importance that the treatment plan works within the client’s beliefs, expectations and budget.
What can we test for?
As qualified BHSc Naturopaths we are able to order most of the conventional tests such as blood tests, urine tests, liver tests etc. Depending on the client we may need to do iridology, allergy testing, hair testing and stool analysis.
What does a holistic treatment may include?
Lifestyle and dietary advice
Bush Flower Essences
Holistic Fitness Plan
- Home visits