A western herbalist mixes a herbal medicine for her client

Herbalist (Western)

Herbalists (Western) utilise plants and plant based material to create medicines to help prevent or treat various illnesses.

Overview

Herbalists (Western) utilise plants and plant based material to create medicines to help prevent or treat various illnesses.

Day-to-day

  • interviews clients to work out their needs
  • treats emotional, psychological and physical imbalances of the body, using natural techniques and diagnostic methods
  • monitors and corrects imbalances in the body using herbal supplements
  • records clients' weight and measurements
  • instructs clients on the use of herbal supplements.

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