community. Although the ND in the title is short for Naturopathic Doctor, this project isn't just limited to the stories of Naturopaths. It is a place where information, ideas, and stories are shared with the goal of making everyone a more informed, connected, successful, and skillful practitioner.
Homeopathy – Case Taking Tips and The Sankaran Method
Many practitioners feel homeopathy can seem to be too complicated to take on, but it doesn’t have to be. Dr. Steven King, ND breaks down homeopathy with tips on taking a good case and how he approaches case/patient analysis using Rajan Sankaran’s sensation method. This episode is the conclusion of the interview that was posted … Continue reading Homeopathy – Case Taking Tips and The Sankaran Method →
Lessons from 30 years of Practice – with Dr. Steven King, ND
I first heard about Dr. Steven King and his practice, Ravenna Homeopathic Clinic, while seeing a patient as a student clinician at Bastyr. The patient mentioned their daughter had received a homeopathic remedy from Dr. King that cured her allergies. She thought that it might have just been the sheer presence of the doctor, and … Continue reading Lessons from 30 years of Practice – with Dr. Steven King, ND →
How to Practice in an Unlicensed State as a Naturopathic Doctor
Starting a medical practice sounds like a daunting task to many people. Doing it an unlicensed state sounds even harder. It may even bring up thoughts of getting a visit from the friendly local medical police and getting handcuffed in the middle of a patient visit. The reality is that starting a medical practice as a naturopath … Continue reading How to Practice in an Unlicensed State as a Naturopathic Doctor →
Mastering the Medical Literature – Niacin Study Part 2
This podcast is a continuation of last week’s podcast. It’s the second of this series on mastering the medical literature. If you haven’t listened to last week’s episode start here. The guy answering my questions if the awesome Dr. Goldenberg, ND. If you want to learn about some of the latest natural medicine research on … Continue reading Mastering the Medical Literature – Niacin Study Part 2 →
Mastering the Medical Literature – Niacin Study Part 1
Are you intimidated by reading a medical research article? Do you start reading, get to a number you don’t understand, and then put an article down? Or maybe can you get an idea of what an article is talking about, but don’t get certain sections sometimes? If you can answer yes to any of the … Continue reading Mastering the Medical Literature – Niacin Study Part 1 →
Starting Your Own Practice with Dan Clements
Starting a practice can seem like a daunting task, especially for someone without any business experience or skills. Most of you didn’t get into your profession to be a business person, you just wanted to help people. Now that you’re close to graduating or already graduated, you’re faced with the task of either getting a … Continue reading Starting Your Own Practice with Dan Clements →
I’m such a fan!
I’ve been listening to The ND Update since I was in naturopathic medical school, and I continue to listen as a licensed ND. I found the episodes about boards, what to do after graduation, and starting a practice especially useful. Students and practitioners alike will find valuable information on this show. Matthew is a professional and enthusiastic host, and I am so grateful to him for putting together such a helpful resource!
Fantastic Resource for Naturopathic Students & Practitioners!!
The depth of insights shared on these podcasts is amazing!! There is a wealth of info for both the naturopathic medical student as well as the practitioner. Matthew's enthusiasm and dedication to the naturopathic profession is palpable and infectious! Keep up the great work!!
Fantastic series geared toward holistic health
As a recent graduate, I have found ND Update to be extremely useful for following trends including clinical pearls, recent research, and practice administration geared to the health professional. The host Dr. Strickland is personable, humble, and he always seems to ask the questions that I’m thinking of. I find it worthwhile to download the episodes automatically & listen to them while running around or in the car.