Media Kit

The NHAA is the authoritative source of information relating to Western herbal medicine and Naturopathy in Australia.

If you are a member of the media seeking comment on issues relating to herbal medicine or naturopathy, please feel free to contact us on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or call the NHAA office. We are happy to assist you with media support.

About the NHAA

The NHAA is a peak professional association representing appropriately qualified Western herbalists and naturopaths using herbal medicines as their primary treatment modality. It is the oldest professional association of complementary therapists in Australia and the only one specifically concerned with the practice and education of Western herbal medicine (WHM).  

Our mission is to be the leading association in Australia supporting naturopaths and Western herbal medicine practitioners to deliver excellence in healthcare.

Our Expertise

Areas in which we can provide media support, interviews and information include:

  • Western herbal medicine
    • Therapeutic application, manufacturing, industry standards, government regulation and others
  • Naturopathic and Western herbal medicine clinical practice
    • Membership representation, therapeutic issues
  • Education & training standards and practices
  • Regulatory issues
  • Policy and government issues pertaining to Western Herbal Medicine and Naturopathy 
    • Both clinical practice and the modalities themselves


Examples of previous media releases and submissions can be found in Media Releases and Government & Industry Submissions 


NHAA President Natalie Cook is our primary media contact. Natalie has extensive experience and expertise in a wide range of print, broadcast and electronic media. She is frequently requested for information and quotes for journalists throughout the country and overseas. Her informative, practical and engaging style has made her a leading expert on natural health issues. Click here for more information on Natalie.

Natalie can be contacted on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or contact the NHAA Office.