Natural Physician Online Certification Course
Natural Physician Online Course

The Natural Physician online course offered by the School of Natural Medicine, UK is the integrated study of the complete system of Natural Medicine that we teach. All five online courses (Healing Diets, Herbal Medicine, Quantum Botanicals, Iridology and Naturopathy) are included in Natural Physician studies, encompassing a full range of healing modalities for physical, mental and emotional healing.

All of our online courses can be studied from anywhere in the world, and are personally mentored by school founder, Bonny Casel.

I really enjoyed every lesson and every experience throughout my studies. It is an amazing journey, well explained in your lessons and you are always there to quickly answer questions. I felt supported and encouraged. It was a pleasure to read your feedback and to get another chance to do better when it was not good or sufficient the first time. As I discovered all of that this course offered, I discovered who I was. Now I feel confident as I continue this journey and begin advising other people.

Charlene Masquelet HDNC, Natural Physician student
Magnolia botanical drawing
Course Consists Of
Course Consists Of
  • Healing Diets Online Certification Course - 12 lessons - 540 pages
  • Quantum Botanicals Online Diploma Course - 12 lessons - 440 pages
  • Herbal Medicine Online Certification Course - 12 lessons - 660 pages
  • Naturopathy Online Certification Course - 12 lessons - 514 pages
  • Iridology online certification course - 14 Lessons - 453 pages
  • Iridology - A Complete Guide by Farida Sharan
  • Dictionary of Iridology by Farida Sharan
  • Iridology Colouring Book by Farida Sharan
  • Herbs of Grace by Farida Sharan
  • Hundreds of Iris Photos to support your learning

The four primary forms of plant medicine are taught in-depth: diet, herbal medicine, essential oils and flower essences. Students learn a wide range of supportive Naturopathic therapies and embark on a comprehensive study of Iridology; a form of iris analysis that provides information about systemic strengths and weaknesses, mind-body dynamics, hemisphere dominance and processing, inherent constitution strengths and weaknesses and more, providing the foundation for creating highly effective, personalised self healing programmes.

The Natural Physician online course combines training in pure Naturopathy, diet and nutrition, phytonutrients, herbal medicine, flower essences and essential oils, with the latest research in psychoneuroimmunology, epigentics, heart-brain coherence, vibrational medicine, quantum physics, chaos theory and fractal progression.

  • The Natural Physician online certification course is accredited by the AADP. Upon graduation students receive the Herbal Medicine, Iridology, Healing Diets Coach and Naturopathy Certifications and qualify as a board accredited Holistic Health Practitioner. Graduates also receive the Quantum Botanicals Diploma and qualify as board accredited Alternative Medical Practitioners, and are eligible for membership to the BFVEA.

Online Course Fees & Payment Options

There are two payment options:

Time Payment: 12 monthly payments of £400

or Discounted Payment in Full: £3500

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Course Details
  • Mind Maps
  • What is Matter
  • Euclidian/Newtonian Science
  • Scientific Method/Planck/Einstein/Quantum Physicias/Mandelbrot Set/Holographic Universe/Fractal Potential
  • How does matter communicate?
  • Electromagnetic Energy
  • How do cells communicate?
  • Self organisation & emergent behaviours
  • Left/Right brain hemisphere dynamics
  • Heart Math/Heart Brain Entrainment
  • Intuition
  • Felt Sense
  • Metta Practice
  • Plant Consciousness
  • Darwin & Botany
  • History of Plants as Medicine
  • How Plants Communicate
  • Direct Perception Plant Communication
  • Physical and Subtle Bodies
  • Etheric Body
  • Emotional/Pain Body
  • Mental Body
  • Spiritual Body/Consciousness
  • Bulleted List Item
  • Sub-Conscious/Collective Unconscious
  • Relationship between Mind, Emotions and Physical Body
  • Candace Pert - the effect of emotions on molecular/cell behaviour
  • What is Vibrational Medicine
  • What is Health?
  • What is Disease?
  • Natural Laws
  • Early development of Homeopathy
  • Elemental energetics - Earth, Water, Fire, Air, Ether
  • Why Water?
  • Ayurvedic Chakras & Emotions
  • Bach Flower Remedies
  • History of Dr. Edward Bach
  • Early development of the Bach Flower Remedies
  • Bach - 12 Healers
  • Bach - 4 + 3 Helpers
  • Bach - 19 Situation Remedies
  • Flower Essences in Practice
  • Patterns of Behaviour - mental/emotional imbalances play out through individual constitutional strenghts and weaknesses in disease creation
  • Flower Essences - Acute and Chronic approaches to treatment
  • Flower Essences and depression, fear, anxiety, exhaustion, trauma/PTSD, abuse, addiction, life direction, etc.
  • Developing empathy and compassion
  • Consultation skills
  • Observation and active listening
  • Choosing a remedy for yourself
  • Choosing a rememdy for others - conslutation, dousing, muscle testing
  • Case History skills
  • MYMOP patient questionnaires
  • Combining vibrational modalities
  • Polarity therapy and flower essences
  • Floral acupuncture and the Chinese meridians
  • Essential oils and flower essences
  • Herbal Medicine and Quantum Healing
  • Reiki and flower essences
  • Sound healing and flower essences
  • Colour therapy and flower essences
  • Vibrational essences
  • Nature Remedies & Tree Essences
  • Gem, Crystal and Star Elixers
  • Essence development
  • Product creation/storage/hygiene/carriers/labelling/packaging
  • Energy medicine chest
  • Practice development
  • Code of Conduct - Ethics
  • How the body utilises water in cell, organ, gland and systemic function.
  • The effects of dehydration
  • Water fasting: history, theory and practice
  • Water quality, structure and preservation
  • Water as a container for intention
  • Juice fasting: history, theory and practice. Methods of juicing
  • Liquitarian Diets
  • Green drinks
  • Produce hygiene
  • Nutritional and medicinal properties of fruits and vegetables.
  • Disease progression: enervation, toxemia, irritation, inflammation, ulceration, induration, fungation
  • Steps to overcoming disease
  • The eliminative organs and now to support them with diet, herbs and naturopathic therapies
  • Detox symptoms and naturopathic treatments
  • Bowel cleansing: theory and practice
  • Digestive health and longevity
  • In-depth study of the digestive system and enteric nervous system
  • Liver and gallbladder cleansing: theory and practice
  • Stomach cleansing and healing
  • Nutritional support for body organs, systems and glands
  • Kidney stone cleansing and urinary system support
  • Wheatgrass, chlorophyl and Rejuvelac: benefits and use
  • Purification Diet
  • Food combining
  • Alkaline diet: effects of pH on body cells, organs, glands and systems, and on mental and emotional health
  • Minerals, vitamins, proteins, starch, fats, sugars, enzymes, antioxidants, phytonutrients pre and probiotics, life force in food, and their roles in body function
  • Diet and the immune system
  • Lymphatic cleansing
  • Diet and the nervous system
  • Transition Diets
  • Low glycemic diets
  • Healing food habits: mealtime stories, food addiction, emotional eating and other eating disorders
  • Oils and fats: raw, vegetable, nut and seed, methods of extraction, effects on health
  • Creating a healing diets kitchen: tools, cookware
  • Conscious eating: awareness, presentation, environment
  • Menu inspiration
  • Five elements: earth, water, fire, air and ether, and their relationship with diet
  • Biological humours of Vata, Pita and Kapha
  • The three Gunas and diet
  • Six tastes: sweet, sour, salty, pungent, bitter and astringent
  • Healing spices: dosha balancing and medicinal benefits of culinary spices
  • Living foods: history, benefits and practice
  • Fermented food and drinks
  • Sprouting
  • Dehydrating foods
  • Use of nuts and seeds in healing diets
  • Raw food diets: transitioning to raw, raw food preparation, nutrient density, raw challenges, raw contraindications
  • Assimilation of nutrient
  • Diets for babies and children
  • Diets for adolescence
  • Diet for preparing for pregnancy, pregnancy and nursing
  • Diet for health building and recovery
  • Supportive diets for those on medication
  • Diet for menopause
  • Diet for the elderly
  • Food and conditions for increasing beauty
  • Nutrient density for athletes
  • Food and consciousness: emotions, cognition, depression, anxiety, gut health, etc.
  • Tissue Salts
  • Parasite cleansing
  • Vegan diet: philosophy, practical application and menu inspiration
  • Health consequences of eating animal products
  • Enqironmental consequences of eating animal products
  • Social consequences of eating animal products
  • Economic consequences of eating animal products
  • Meat, dairy and egg replacers in recipes
  • Vegan and vegetarian baking
  • Food and Ethics
  • Factory farming
  • Genetically modified foods: health, environmental and economic/societal costs
  • The seed industry
  • Corporate food
  • Litigation and school lunches
  • Subsidised GMO farmers vs penalised organic farmers
  • Slave labour in the food industry
  • Codex Alimentarius
  • Food additives
  • Public Research - Private Gain: funding for food research/funding policies
  • Changing food policies
  • Food sovereignty
  • Soil and health
  • Organic farming: biodynamics and permaculture
  • Self healing and independent health
  • Creating a practice
  • Creating a consultation space
  • Practice promotion, websites and marketing
  • Practice ethics and codes of conduct
  • Consultation skills
  • Healing Diets programme creation
  • History and Philosophy
  • Use of herbs in ancient and traditional societies
  • Chemistry of herbs
  • Climate, soil, active principles
  • Collecting, harvesting, storage
  • Extraction
  • Food as Medicine
  • Food addictions
  • Effects of diet, coffee, alcohol, drugs, etc., on the healing process
  • Creating herbal formulas
  • Prescription symbols
  • Herbal pharmacy terminology
  • Contraindications for a range of situations
  • Body sysetms and herbal medicine (anatomy and physiology is taught by body system and integreated through the course
  • Materia Medica (116 primary herbs, plus dozens of supportive herbs) - action, active ingredients, activity, applications, aromatherapy, astrology, Ayurveda, cautions, contraindications, chakras, elements, emotions, Chinese medicine, combinations, cultivation, dosage, energetics, flower essences, formulas, habitat, history, homeopathy, meridians, organs, names, nutrients, part used, personality, plant description, research, spiritual properties, substitutions, systems, taste, tissues, wildcrafting and preparation.
  • Iatrogenic drug induced disease
  • Herbs and healing
  • Holistic perceptions
  • Body, mind, spirit
  • Vitamins and minerals for body organs, systems and glands
  • Botany
  • Chemistry of herbs
  • Naming and identifying plants
  • Collecting herbs and preparing herbarium specimens
  • Plant classification appendix
  • Pharmacy and dispensary
  • How to set up a pharmacy
  • Dosage
  • Methods of herbal application
  • First aid treatment
  • Acute conditions
  • Fomentations
  • Infusions
  • Ointments
  • Ovules
  • Pill making
  • Poultices
  • Smoking herbs
  • Syrups and tinctures
  • History and Philosophy of Iridology - from 1000 BC to today
  • Foundation of Natural Medicine
  • Symbolic language of the interior world
  • Iris topography
  • Embryology
  • Iris drawing
  • Iris texture
  • Basic Iris Signs
  • Eliminative channels in the iris
  • European constitutional types
  • Faridian constitutional types
  • Holistic anatomy and physiology
  • Nervous system in the iris
  • Digestive system in the iris
  • Circulatory system in the iris
  • Lymphatic system in the iris
  • Endcrine system in the iris
  • Reproductive system in the iris
  • Respiratory system in the iris
  • Urinary system in the iris
  • Skeletal and muscular systems in the iris
  • Iridian psychology
  • Rayid model
  • Flower essences, emotional healing and Iridology
  • History and Philosophy of Naturopathy
  • What is Health? What is Cure?
  • Laws of Living
  • Laws of Cure
  • Health/Disease Continuum
  • Acute disease and treatment
  • Suppresion vs Elimination
  • The effects of inflammataion
  • Holistic Anatomy & Physiology
  • 9 Body Systems
  • Lymphatic System
  • Circulatory System
  • Reproductive System
  • Endocrine System
  • Respiratory System
  • Digestive System
  • Urinary System
  • Musculoskeletal System
  • Nervous System
  • Chronic Disease and Treatment
  • Relieving stress of chronic conditions
  • Reversing disease process
  • Earth Elemental Energetics
  • Water Elemental Energetics
  • Fire Elemental Energetics
  • Air Elemental Energetics
  • Ether Elemental Energetics
  • Nutrition
  • Climate/Environment
  • Polarity Therapy
  • Earth therapies
  • Water Therapies
  • Bowel cleansing
  • Constitutional diagnosis and treatment
  • Effects of system weakness
  • Discrimination
  • Vibrational healing
  • Emotional Healing
  • Heredity
  • Sexuality and Reproduction
  • Life Habits
  • A Healing Home
  • Personal Hygiene
  • Inner and Outer Ecology
  • Healing Processes
  • Healing Crisis/Achievement
  • Exercise
  • Psychology of Illness/Wellness
  • Relationships
  • Cleansing and Purification
  • Rebuilding/Regenerating
  • Case Taking
  • Consultation Skills
  • Methods of analysis
  • Healing Centers/Sanitariums
  • Complete system of nature cure
  • Dozens of individual treatments

Can I begin with the online studies and choose to attend Immersion at a later date for diploma training?
Yes! You are welcome to begin with online certification training and, if at a later date, you would like to continue your studies to diploma level by attending Immersion Trainings, undertaking the Self Healing module and attending Clinical Training, then your online studies will be applied in full towards diploma training.

How is the online study structured?
There are 12 lessons in each online course (14 lessons in the Iridology course) and each lesson contains between 40 and 60 pages of detailed study material, with additional links, video and/or recommended reading, depending on the lesson.

Assignments combine reading, research and writing, with creative projects and experiential self healing. Assignments for each lesson are sent together as a group for marking and feedback. If your assignments do not reach the standard required, then you are given the opportunity to develop your work and resubmit your assignments.

How do I get help if I have a question?
Help with questions is readily available by contacting Bonny Casel by email. If the questions are more complex, then Bonny will set up a time to speak with you on Skype.

Is there a deadline for competing the course?
Most student complete their Natural Physician studies in 3 years, however there is a 5 year window for completion for the online studies. Students may be able to apply for an extension with extenuating circumstances. If a student has not sent in an assignment in six months, the student file is placed on hold for a further six months before being closed.

Is the Natural Physician course accredited?
Each of our courses are accredited and you can view details of accreditation on our website by following this link.

Are School of Natural Medicine UK courses accredited internationally?
Each country has its own requirements and there is no accreditation available that is ‘international.’ Most countries do not regulate the practice of natural medicine, and you can freely practice without requiring board examinations or professional memberships. Some countries do require an examination in their own language, for example in Germany there is an examination required for all practitioners who make health recommendations, regardless of your qualifications. School of Natural Medicine graduates practice all over the world and we have never had a graduate who has been unable to practice and/ or teach in their home country.

Will I be able to obtain practice insurance upon graduation?
School of Natural Medicine UK graduates can obtain discounted block insurance from Balens insurance company in the UK, or with an insurance company in your own country. Professional memberships also frequently offer reduced fee insurance options.

I have further questions about the courses. How do I reach the school?
You can reach the school directly using the contact form on our website.
To arrange a Skype call, email the school to make an appointment.
You can also arrange a time to speak with Bonny Casel by telephone. Email the school using the contact form to schedule a time.

When can I begin my studies?
As we personally mentor each student, we have open enrollment, so you can begin your studies at any time.

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