Philosophy

Naturopathy, a termed coined around 1901, is the combination of the nineteenth century European practice Nature Cure with the principles and concepts of homeopathy. Nature Cure was a tried and true method of using various forms of water (hydrotherapy), fresh air, diet and hygienic principles formulated by several key figures in the 18th and 19th 

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Principles of Healing

There are two main philosophical explanations of healing that guide both naturopathic medicine and Dr. Erin’s day-to-day work with her patients: Hering’s Law of Cure and Reckeweg’s Homotoxicology. Hering’s law defines the practical events that occur as a patient moves from a more diseased state to health, whereas the other two explanations are more complete 

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Gerard Guéniot, F.D.

In Memoriam A significant piece of the education on optionsnaturopathic.com comes directly from the teachings of Dr. Gérard Guéniot. Dr. Guéniot was my mentor; he was a teacher of the finest form, sharing all his knowledge, as much as he could, without ever stopping and without ever withholding information. He taught with passion and with 

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