Naturopathy is dedicated to encouraging our natural healing ability. Its foundation rests upon finding the root cause of an illness and harnessing the innate wisdom of the body to heal itself naturally. For ultimately, we are designed to be well and feel well.
To do this at Possum Hollow all our Naturopaths specialise in holistic treatments. We look at an individual's history, pathology and symptoms, however we pride ourselves on also going further to detect functional, regulatory and energetic disturbances.
In this way, here at Possum Hollow we can show you the etiology or cause of a condition or better still prevent a condition from starting in the future. We strive to give you the answers you are needing to improve your wellbeing. We can help improve your cellular and systemic health, genetic health, so we can bring out the best in your genetic potential and hopefully prevent illness for yourselves.
Our Naturopaths use a multifaceted approach to your treatment. Their aim is to promote vitality through sustainable and supportive treatment programs incorporating-
- Dietary advice and programs
- Naturopathic principles
- Herbal medicine
- Nutritional medicine
- Amino acids
- Lifestyle counselling
We are happy to work in conjunction with orthodox medicine to help your overall health journey be integrative. We will refer you for further testing/treatments where required. In a truly caring way, we are there for you and we like to empower clients to take responsibility for their own health and wellbeing on a physical, emotional and spiritual level.
The six principles of Naturopathy are
- The healing power of nature - Trust in the body's inherent wisdom to heal itself
- Identify and treat the causes - Look beyond the symptoms to the underllying causes
- First do no harm - Utilize the most natural, least invasive and least toxic therapies
- Educate - Educate patients in the steps to achieve and maintain health
- Treat the whole person - View the body as an integrated whole in all its physical and spiritual dimensions
- Prevention - Focus on overall health, wellness and disease prevention
Here at Possum Hollow some of the reasons people choose to see our Naturopaths include
- They feel frustrated with their health and want some answers on how to improve it
- They want to prevent disease. They want to age healthily and have quality of life
- To increase energy and quality of sleep
- To improve emotional health. It is amazing how by aiding the biochemistry with the right remedies you can fel more balanced emotionally. Stress is not what is happening but how you ate coping
- To detoxify
- Weight loss. Have you got a metabolic disorder and why you find it hard to lose weight. What is the best diet for you.
- Migraines and headaches. Why are you getting them and what can you do about it?
- Children and babies. Improving a childs health is a great way to start their lives. Learn how to combat infection without antibiotics. Discover the right treatments for astham, eczema and child obesity
- Fertility - preconception care, pregnancy and improving fertility
- Hormonal balancing - menopause, andropause, premenstrual tension, postnatal depression, libido, endometriosis and polycystic ovaries
- Digestive disorders - the right diet and treatments for you can make a world of difference
- Improving immune system
- Supportive with your cancer treatment