The Principles of Naturopathic Medicine

Principles - first do no harm

Primum Non Nocere
First Do No Harm
Use the least harmful therapies.

Principles - healing power of nature

Vis Medicatrix Naturae
The Healing Power of Nature
Strength of your vital force within.

Principles - treat the root cause

Tolle Causam
Identify and Treat the Root Cause
Cure the root of the problem.

Principles - doctor as teacher

Doctor as Teacher
Let us be your guiding hand.

Principles - treat the whole person

Tolle Totum
Treat the Whole Person
Body, mind, and soul.

Principles - prevention

Maintain your strength and vitality.

The Therapeutic Order