Naturopathy is the art and science of treating disease through natural means, such as dietary changes and supplementation. Specific Homeopathic or Herbal medicines may also be prescribed to assist your body in returning to health naturally.
Vivienne is a highly experienced and sought after Naturopath, having been in practice for 28 years, she graduated top of her class in her studies, and was awarded for her outstanding academic achievements. In a field that is known for its subtlety and complexity Vivienne has a reputation for quickly identifying the root cause of her clients problems, and providing efficient solutions for acute and chronic systemic problems such as:
Food Allergies and Sensitivities
Womens Health Concerns such as Hormones, Menopause, Infertility, and Candida
Mood and Stress Disorders such as Depression and Anxiety
Digestive problems including Irritable Bowel syndrome and Coeliac Disease
Skin Disorders including Eczema and Acne
Chronic Fatigue and Fibromyalgia type syndromes
Physical Trauma and Musculoskeletal Disorders
Together with her diagnostic expertise, Vivienne may use a variety of Specialized Tests such as:
Food Allergy profile test
Hormone tests for libido, pre conception, PMS and menopause
Stress profile test to measure cortisol levels
Coeliac Disease test to determine wheat and gluten intolerance
Candida test to measure bacterial overgrowth in the body
Helicobactor Pylori test for stomach ulcers
Blood Type test to determine diet, supplemental, exercise, and lifestyle recommendations
This specialized testing may provide a greater level of certainty in administering the correct treatment approach.
Vivienne's aim is to not only treat her patients but to educate, empower and motivate the patient to assume more personal responsibility for his or her health, by adopting a healthy attitude, lifestyle, and diet. Prevention of disease may be accomplished through this Naturopathic education which builds a lifestyle that supports ongoing health and well being.
Vivienne has studied at The Australasian College of Natural Therapies, Southern Cross Herbal School, The Integrated School of Body Therapy, and The Central Coast Community College.
She keeps up to date with the latest advancements in her field by attending conferences and seminars such as The 2010 International Congress on Natural Medicine, as a means of continuing her professional education incorporating the best protocols and strategies for her patients.
Only the very best quality products and ingredients are used in formulating your natural medicines, providing you with the best possible outcome.
Vivienne's Qualifications Include:
Diploma Botanical Medicine
Diploma Remedial Massage
Diploma Myofascial Release
Certificate III in Business Medical Administration
Vivinenne's Association Memberships:
National Herbalist Association of Australia - NHAA
Australian Traditional Medicine Society - ATMS
Naturopathy Homeopathy Herbalism and Massage is billed at $120.00 for an Hour consultation, any products prescribed are extra. Some health fund rebates apply. EFPOS and HICAPS available