Program: Traditional Doctor of Naturopathy

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  • Delve into case studies & health strategies
  • Learn the science of herbal medicine-making
  • Acquire techniques for setting up your new office & working with clients
  • Enhancing your research & studies utilizing the resources in the “Tool Kit”
  • …and Hang out in the Student Lounge, Herb Garden, or even check out the Bulletin Board!
    There’s a lot to learn and do right here at Genesis School of Natural Health!

The Student Resources image link will take you to:

  • Study Group Schedule
  • Links for Ordering Books
  • Student Supplement Account Opportunities
  • Recommended Reading
  • Information on Electrol Dermal Testing (EDS/EAV)

Newest Class Notes: Menstruum & Math for Herbalists


Traditional Naturopaths and Holistic Health Professionals work within a professional office setting and see clients of all ages and in all conditions. Our TND program provides the  comprehensive, in-depth training that is needed to provide natural health strategies that are both safe and effective. This program makes you eligible to apply for Board Certification with The American Association of Drugless Practitioners Certification and Accreditation Board.

Requirements include 19 books/manuals, 1 projects, 1 DVD, 3 online classes and a final exam. Estimated time to complete this program is 24 months. 73 credit hours/1168 study hours. Some students finish faster and others need to extend the time by several months.

TEST DIRECTIONS: YOUR TEST HAS TWO PARTS!


  1. The TEST QUESTIONS are in a PDF format – it will not let you enter the answers but, you may print the test and fill in the answers for your personal files. Just download the test and either read from your computer or print so you can fill in the answer sheet.

The TEST ANSWER SHEET is in a word document format that mac or pc computers can open. Download this document – it is where you will type in your answers, save, and email the answer sheet to Megan Lackey: healthschool@icloud.com



ONLINE CLASSES

You may sign up for class at any time during your studies. Classes are offered every other month and you only need to attend once but may join a class more than once. Most classes last about 2 hours.

SG10 Functional Anatomy Study Group: 
Class Notes: Functional Anatomy
Study Group Schedule

SG22 Client Case Studies #3 & #4 

  1. Karen – Case Study  
  2. Cole – Case Study
    Study Group Schedule

Quarterly Online Class
Teacher’s choice online class! These classes are optional and are limited to the first 25 students that sign up. Classes will be recorded and added to the student resource pages for those unable to attend.


PHASE ONE STUDIES
Estimated Time: 6 months

 

A student profile and picture is required for your student folder. All information is confidential. Having goals and a mission will help you stay focused!
Download: Student Profile  

Herbal ABC’s (2018)
Dr. Sharol Marie Tilgner
**This test and answer sheet was revised 10/20/19 – please discard previous downloads! 

  1. G350: Test Questions: Herbal ABC’s (Rvsd)
  2. G350: Answer Sheet: Herbal ABC’s (Rvsd)

Never Be Sick Again
by Raymond Francis (2002)
  1. G300: Test Questions: Never Sick
  2. G300: Answer Sheet: Never Sick 


Part One: Anatomy and Physiology
(11th or 12th ed.) by Ross and Wilson

  1. G210-A: Test Questions: Part 1 Anatomy 
  2. G210-A: Answer Sheet: Part 1 Anatomy

Nutrition & Health by Sharlene Peterson

  1. G200: Nutrition & Health Manual
  2. G200: Test Questions: Nutrition
  3. G200: Answer Sheet: Nutrition 

 

SG30 Herbal Reference Project: This project will become a valuable reference guide for your office. It is a simple system that expands with your knowledge about herbs. This project can and should be started as soon as you are reading herbal books. You do not need to list every herb you have studied – include those that “spoke” to you, the herbs that when you were reading them really caught your attention as something you would want to use in your office with clients. Directions: Herbal Reference Project 



PHASE TWO STUDIES
Estimated Time: 7 months

Vitamins, Minerals, & Supplements
by Darlene Jorgens (2019)

  1. M310 Manual: Available Soon! 
  2. M310 Test Questions: Available Soon! 
  3. M310 Answer Sheet: Available Soon!

The Gerson Therapy
by Charlotte Gerson and Morton Walker (2006) 

  1. G320: Test Questions: Gerson
  2. G320: Answer Sheet: Gerson 


The Clinician’s Handbook of Natural Medicine

by Joseph Pizzorno (3rd ed.,2015)

  1. G550 – A: Test Questions: Part 1 Natural Medicine
  2. G550 – A: Answer Sheet: Part 1 Natural Medicine 
  3. Part B and C are coming soon!

M250 Parasites of Human Interest
We are rewriting our parasite class into a manual with case studies. The manual and short test will be available soon.
Current Class Notes: Parasites

Gut and Psychology Syndrome
by Dr. Natasha McBride (2010 revised ed.)

  1. G110: Test Questions: GAPS 
  2. G110: Answer Sheet: GAPS 

Women’s Herbs Women’s Health
by Christopher Hobbs and Kathi Keville (2007)

  1. G430: Test Questions: Women’s Herbs 
  2. G430: Answer Sheet: Women’s Herbs  

 

Part Two: Anatomy and Physiology
(11th or 12th ed.) by Ross and Wilson

  1. G210-B: Test Questions: Part 2 Anatomy
  2. G210-B: Answer Sheet – Part 2 Anatomy

 


PHASE THREE STUDIES
Estimated Time: 5 months
The Autoimmune Epidemic (may have a different cover)
by Donna Jackson Nakazawa (2009)
  1. G100: Test Questions: Autoimmune
  2. G100: Answer Sheet: Autoimmune 
Homeopathic Medicine at Home
by Panos, Heimlichm & Mendelsohn (1981)
  1. G500: Test Questions: Homeopathy
  2. G500:  Answer Sheet: Homeopathy  

M240 Lyme Disease 
We are rewriting our Lyme Disease class into a manual with case studies. The manual and short test will be available soon.
Current Class Notes: Lyme Disease 

M230 Autoimmune Diseases
We are rewriting our parasite class into a manual with case studies. The manual and short test will be available soon.

Part Three: Anatomy and Physiology (11th or 12th ed.) by Ross and Wilson

  1. G210-C: Test Questions: Part 3 Anatomy
  2. G210-C: Answer Sheet: Part 3 Anatomy 


PHASE FOUR STUDIES
Estimated Time: 6 months

CHOOSE ONE: MEDICAL HERBALISM OR EARTHWISE REPERTORY

Medical Herbalism by David Hoffman (2003)

  1. G460: Test Questions: Medical Herbalism
  2. G460: Answer Sheet: Medical Herbalism

“Medical Herbalism contains comprehensive information concerning the identification and use of medicinal plants by chemical structure and physiological effect, the art and science of making herbal medicine, the limitations and potential of viewing herbs chemically, and the challenge to current research paradigms posed by complex plant medicines.”

OR CHOOSE

The Earthwise Herbal Repertory: The Definitive Practitioner’s Guide by Matthew Wood (2016)
  1. G470: Test Questions: Earthwise Repertory
  2. G470: Answer Sheet: Earthwise Repertory

“Matthew Wood takes the guesswork out of the application of medicinal plants and provides an invaluable cross-reference of constitutional types, energetic categories, and specific symptoms that helps the herbalist narrow down the number of possible remedies for a specific condition.”

Advanced Aromatherapy
by Kurt Schnaubel (1998)
  1. G520: Test Questions: Aromatherapy
  2. G520: Answer Sheet: Aromatherapy 
Complete Reflexology of Life
by Barbara & Kevin Kunz (2009)
  1. G540: Test Questions: Reflexology
  2. G540: Answer Sheet: Reflexology
Naturopathy for the 21st Century
by Robert J Thiel (2001)
This book should be around $35.00. One resource is nutritionalresources.com
  1. G530: Test Questions: Naturopathy
  2. G530: Answer Sheet: Naturopathy
Muscle Testing For Your Health DVD
David J.Getoff
  1. G600: Test Questions: Muscle Testing
  2. G600: Answer Sheet: Muscle Testing
Basic Blood Chemistry by Sharlene Peterson
  1. M610: Blood Chemistry Manual
  2. M610: Test Questions: Blood Chemistry
  3. M610: Answer Sheet: Blood Chemistry
 SG80 Business Building Resources 

#1: Your Office
#2: Consent to Treatment Form
#3: Symptom Form
#4: Supplement Recommendation Example 

Final Exam for HHP and TND

  1. THHP: THHP Final Exam Questions
  2. THHP: Answer Sheet: THHP Final Exam


ENJOY THE JOURNEY!

If you have any questions, comments, or suggestions you may call Megan Lackey at: 775-385-3242 or use the contact form on the website.