The NHAA is a peak professional association representing appropriately qualified naturopathic and Western herbal medicine practitioners. A foundation member of the World Naturopathic Federation and founded in 1920, it is a member-based association, the oldest professional association of complementary therapists in Australia and the only national professional association specifically concerned with the practice and education of Western herbal medicine (WHM) in Australia. Our mission is to support naturopaths and Western herbal medicine practitioners to deliver excellence in healthcare in Australia and our vision is naturopathy and Western herbal medicine for the health of Australia.