Natural Health: meaningful work that’s good for others and for you!

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Finding work that good for you in natural health

Nature is good for soul.

A recent study by Stanford University’s School of Earth, Energy and Environmental Sciences found that a simple walk amongst the trees could lower the risk of depression. Similarly, if the ground swell of support for JERF diets (Just Eat Real Food) is anything to go by,

people are finally admitting that sometimes supplements aren’t the answer—that real, natural food can provide all the benefits we need. Click To Tweet

Natural complementary therapies (naturopathy, massage, acupuncture, and counselling therapy to name just a few) are becoming increasingly popular. According to the Australian Bureau of Statistics the number of people who consult natural therapists is rising.

So how can you make a career in an industry with so much growth and demand? With Australis College of course!

Australis’ Foundation Diploma in Natural Health is the perfect start for people interested in Natural Therapies and Alternative and Complementary Medicine. Not only will you gain a solid overview of the role of food in human health, concepts of molecular biology, and the nature and scope of psychology, you’ll also become an expert in presenting healthy alternatives to your future clients. How good is that – a career that allows you to grow as a professional, while also helping people in need!

Researchers from the University of Sussex and the University of Greenwich have found that people are most happy with their work if it’s meaningful. It just makes sense that when you work in an environment that helps others to achieve visible positive results, you’ll have a greater sense of satisfaction, and isn’t that what we all want?

To begin your journey in a career that really gives back—to others and to yourself, contact Australis today. We’ll have you walking and practicing the benefits of nature in no time!
Article by Kelsey Bricknell

References:

http://news.stanford.edu/2015/06/30/hiking-mental-health-063015/

http://undergroundwellness.com/just-eat-real-food/

http://www.abs.gov.au/ausstats/abs@.nsf/Product+Lookup/1220.0~First+Edition,+Revision+1~Chapter~UNIT+GROUP+2522+Complementary%20Health%20Therapists

http://www.abs.gov.au/AUSSTATS/abs@.nsf/Lookup/4102.0Chapter5202008

http://www.abs.gov.au/ausstats/abs@.nsf/mf/1370.0