Southern School of Natural Therapies
Southern School of Natural Therapies, the longest-standing institution in Natural Therapies and part of Torrens University Australia since 2014.
About Southern School of Natural Therapies (SSNT)
SSNT was Australia’s longest established natural therapies school with over 59+ years of academic excellence and experience. Many of SSNT’s courses were the first of their kind to be accredited in Australia.
SSNT became part of Torrens University Australia Health in 2014, who continue to play a leading role in the development of complementary medicine internationally.
Founded in 1961
By Alf and Judy Jacka, pioneers in Naturopathy.
In Victoria to gain degree accreditation for naturopathy and clinical myotherapy in 1997
Did you know?
3RRR (radio station) used to be housed in the same building, and famous musicians including Jeff Buckley and PJ Harvey performed on the SSNT rooftop.
SSNT courses now provided by Torrens University Australia
Diploma of Health ScienceLearn the foundations of how the human body functions and choose from a broad range of electives used in healthcare professions.Course code DIPHSC20 | CRICOS 099640EBachelor of Health Science (Chinese Medicine)Designed to educate in all areas of Chinese Medicine including acupuncture, Chinese herbal medicine and Chinese herbal dispensing.Course code BHSCCHM20 | CRICOS 102914JBachelor of Health Science (Clinical Nutrition)Underpinned by the holistic understanding of nutritional principles, food-as-medicine traditions, therapeutics and nutritional science.Course code BHSCLNUT20 | CRICOS 099642C
Bachelor of Health Science (Naturopathy)This degree develops your knowledge in using natural remedies to help the body heal itself.Course code BHSNAT20 | CRICOS 099643BBachelor of Health Science (Western Herbal Medicine)Understand the history and philosophy of herbal practice and formulate herbal prescriptions using medicinal plants from around the world.Course code BHSWHM20 | CRICOS 099641D