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Unformatted text preview: Lust. Liscensing of Naturopathic medicine-As of 2003 liscenced in 13 states.-Allows NDs to practice independently with authority to diagnose, treat, and prevent disease-No school in CA but still recognized as “doctor”. Has licensing program but not required to practice in state. Anyone can claim to be a naturopath Education-Trained at accredited 4 year med school-complete a 2 year clinical internship-Requited to pass science and clinical Board exams to be licensed Serve as primary doctor-lifestyle, diet, nutritional advice-perform complete diagnostic services: xray, blood sample, annual exams-collab with other healthcare provider Prescribe vit/mineral supps, herbal medicine, bio-identical hormones. Educate, Advise, Advocate, Empower Can treat a variety of diseases, disorders....
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- Summer '11
- Naturopathy, Prescribe vit/mineral supps, identigy risk factors, Liscensing of Naturopathic medicine