Naturopathic Physicians & Acupuncturists' Conference
July 2017, Melbourne, Australia


Clinical Naturopathic Medicine

Clinical Naturopathic Medicine is a distinct type of primary care medicine that blends age-old healing traditions with scientific advances and current research. It is guided by a unique set of principles that recognize the body's innate healing capacity, emphasize disease prevention, and encourage individual responsibility to obtain optimal health. Naturopathy can be traced back to the European Nature cure, practiced in the nineteenth-century, which was a system for treating disease with natural modalities such as water, fresh air, diet, and herbs.


Needle therapy is a type of option drug and a key part of customary Chinese solution TCM including slender needles being embedded into the body. Needle therapy is for the most part safe when done by a fittingly prepared specialist utilizing clean needle method and Single-utilize Needles. The decision of needle therapy focuses to be utilized is the most significant part of the treatment. The Acupuncturist must know the capacity of every needle therapy point and its cooperation with other needle therapy focuses. He can then arrangement the treatment to wipe out obstacles in the stream of Chi and to adjust the Yin and Yang. After the acupuncturist has inspected the patient and achieved an analysis, he chooses how the patient ought to be dealt with.

Alternative Medicine

Alternative Medicine and drugs are barred in the science-based meds taught in helpful schools, and are not used as a piece of restorative practice where meds rely on upon consistent learning. Elective medications require consistent endorsement, and their ampleness is farfetched, defamed, or hard to illustrate. Elective medicine relies on upon religion, custom and superstition, trust in unprecedented energies, pseudoscience and missteps in considering, attention, or deception. Control and allowing of alternative arrangement and therapeutic administrations providers vacillates from country to country, and inside countries.

Complementary Medicine

Complementary Medicine or Integrative Medicine is when option drug is utilized together with utilitarian therapeutic treatment, in a conviction that it enhances the impact of medications. Notwithstanding, critical medication co-operations brought on by option treatments may rather contrarily impact treatment, making medicines less viable, remarkably malignancy treatment.

Herbal Therapy

Natural Therapy additionally Herbology or home grown medication) is the utilization of plants for therapeutic purposes, and the investigation of plant science for such utilize. Plants have been the reason for therapeutic medications through quite a bit of mankind's history, and such customary pharmaceutical is still generally polished today. Phototherapy, and phytochemistry work to apply advanced measures of adequacy testing to herbs and meds that are gotten from common sources. The extent of home grown solution is some of the time stretched out to incorporate contagious and honey bee items, and also minerals, shells and certain creature parts.


Ayurveda is the customary mending methodology of the Vedic culture from India. It is said to be 2000 to 5000 years of age, which means it has stood the trial of time. Ayurveda is a Sanskrit word that truly deciphers as "the intelligence of life" or "the learning of life span". As per this definition, Ayurvedic pharmaceutical perspectives wellbeing as considerably more than the nonappearance of illness. The insightful soothsayers and sages of the time, naturally understanding the physiology and workings of the mind-body-soul much sooner than the approaches of cutting edge pharmaceutical, clarified the fundamental standards of Ayurveda.

Meditation and Yoga

Reflection is a practice where an individual prepares the brain or incites a method of awareness, either to understand some advantage or for the psyche to just recognize its substance without getting to be related to that substance, or as an end in it. The term contemplation alludes to a wide assortment of practices that incorporates procedures intended to advance unwinding, manufacture inward vitality or life compel and create sympathy, cherish, tolerance, liberality, and pardoning. An especially eager type of reflection goes for easily supported single-guided focus implied toward empower its professional to appreciate an indestructible feeling of prosperity while taking part in any life movement.

Yoga is a gathering of physical, mental, and profound practices or teaches which started in old India. Yoga, as a trained technique for accomplishing an objective. Yoga, as systems of controlling the body and the brain. Yoga, regarding different words, for example, "hatha-, mantra-, and laya-," alluding to conventions work specifically procedures of yoga; Yoga, as the objective of Yoga practice. Yoga, as a strategy for going into different bodies, producing various bodies, and the fulfillment of other heavenly achievements .Yoga's objective as reflection driven intends to freedom in Indian religions.

Chinese Medicine

China was one of first nations to have a restorative culture. In correlation with Western medication, the Chinese technique adopts a far various strategy. With a background marked by 5,000 years, it has shaped a profound and enormous learning of medicinal science, hypothesis, demonstrative strategies, solutions and cures. The Physiology of Chinese drug holds that the human body's life is the consequence of the adjust of yin and yang. Yin is the inward and negative standards, and yang, external and positive. The key motivation behind why there is infection is on the grounds that the two perspectives lose their amicability. Seen from the recuperation instrument of organs, yang capacities to shield from external damage, and yin is the inward base to store and give vitality to its partner

Functional Medicine

Functional Medicine or Utilitarian medication is a type of option solution which defenders say concentrates on communications between the earth and the gastrointestinal, endocrine, and safe frameworks. Professionals endeavor to create singular treatment gets ready for individuals they treat. Useful pharmaceutical includes various problematic and disproven strategies and medicines, and has been condemned for being pseudoscientific. Advocates of utilitarian pharmaceutical contradict built up restorative information and reject its models, rather receiving a model of sickness in light of the thought of "precursors" "Triggers" and "middle people. These are intended to relate to the fundamental causes, the quick causes, and the specific attributes of a man's disease separately. A useful prescription expert will devise a "lattice" from these things which goes about as a reason for treatment.

Holistic Medicine

Holistic Medicine or all-encompassing Medicine is the workmanship and examination of recovering that addresses the whole individual body, mind, and soul. The demonstration of far reaching pharmaceutical directions standard and elective medicines to thwart and treat contamination, or more all, to propel perfect prosperity. This condition of complete prosperity is portrayed as the unlimited and unhampered free stream of life drive imperativeness through body, cerebrum, and soul. All encompassing Medicine consolidates all shielded and appropriate modalities of conclusion and treatment. It consolidates examination of physical, restorative, characteristic, energetic, significant and lifestyle parts. Comprehensive Medicine focuses upon patient preparing and support in the recovering strategy.

Integrative Medicine

Integrative prescription is recuperating focused pharmaceutical that assesses the entire individual (body, psyche, and soul), including all parts of way of life. It accentuates the restorative relationship and makes utilization of all proper treatments, both traditional and option. The field of integrative wellbeing reaffirms the significance of the relationship amongst expert and patient, concentrates all in all individual, is educated by proof, and makes utilization of all proper helpful methodologies, medicinal services experts and callings to accomplish ideal wellbeing and recuperating. Basically, integrative wellbeing and drug offer prescribed procedures for ideal wellbeing and mending.


Hydrotherapy some time ago called hydropathy is a some portion of pharmaceutical and option solution, specifically of naturopathy, word related treatment and Physiotherapy, that includes the utilization of water for agony alleviation and treatment. The term includes an expansive scope of methodologies and helpful techniques that exploit the physical properties of water, for example, temperature and weight, for restorative purposes, to invigorate blood flow and treat the indications of certain diseases. Various treatments utilized as a part of the present-day Hydrotherapy utilize water planes, submerged back rub and mineral showers.


Osteopathy is a kind of option prescription that underscores knead and other Physical control of muscle tissue and bones. Its name gets from Ancient Greek "bone" (??????) and touchy to .In the United States, osteopathic doctors are prepared and are affirmed to practice drug. They speak to a branch of drug called Osteopathic Medicine. Osteopaths prepared somewhere else are prepared just in manual osteopathic treatment, for the most part to calm strong and skeletal conditions, and are alluded to as osteopathic experts. They are not permitted to call themselves Osteopaths in the United States to evade perplexity with confirmed doctors. In the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Australia and New Zealand osteopaths are enlisted and directed by law as specialists yet may not hone medication.

Nutritional Medicine

Nutritional Medicine is based on the principle that nutrients, including essential Micronutrients, are required for the proper functioning of all the biochemical processes on which our bodies depend. Therefore, when treating symptoms or diseases, we look for the underlying causes which, although often partly genetic, are usually very much tied up with nutritional and Environmental factors. This is in contrast to the tendency in the conventional medical approach to treat symptoms by means of drugs or surgery

Faris AlHajri, President & CEO AlHajri Holistic Health & Wellness LLC, USA

Dr.Vanita Sharma, Vice President of Australasian Association of Ayurveda, Australia

Anne Hilarius-Ford, Owner Energy, Reflexology and Aroma Blends, Australia

Azza Hafez Elmedany, Professor, Egypt

Paul William Deravin Turner, Osteopath, Australia

Serg Mezhov, Acupuncturist, Association of Victoria, Australia

Dr.Jason Mallia, Director and Principle Clinician - Integrated Health, Australia

Jack Hammond, ACPHARM Gold Coast, Australia

Cassie Atkinson-Quinton, Body and Brain Centre, Australia

Sharon Tal, Melbourne Kinesiology and Detox Centre, Australia

Dr.Karen Philip, Clinical Hypnotherapist-Central Coast, Hypnotherapy and Counseling Center, Australia

Viviana Siddhi, NGO the Mandala Transformation Foundation, Inc., USA

Dr.Vidhu Sharma, Australasian Association of Ayurveda, Australia

Sean Lyons, Doctor of Chiropractic, Tucker Chiropractic, USA

Serg Mezhov, Acupuncturist, Association of Victoria, Australia