Use scientific knowledge with natural treatments for optimum health.Naturopathic medicine is a distinct branch of primary health care that focuses on treating the root cause of illness and disease by stimulating the healing power of the body.
Naturopathic services include (but are not limited to):
- dietary counselling
- meal planning for individuals and families
- allergy management (environmental, food, seasonal)
- endocrine issues (diabetes, thyroid dysfunction, and more)
- acute illness care (colds, flus, sinusitis, and more)
- chronic illness care (cancer, chronic fatigue, fibromyalgia, psoriasis, and more)
- chronic pain treatment
- mental health concerns (anxiety, depression, ADHD, and more)
- sexual dysfunction
- prostate health care
- wellness check-ups and illness prevention
Treating both acute and chronic conditions, naturopathic therapies are chosen based on each patient’s physiological, psychological, environmental, and lifestyle factors. Virtually everybody can benefit from naturopathic medicine because the treatments are highly individualized.
Meet Our Naturopaths
About Dr. Jennifer Johrendt
Dr. Johrendt completed her pre-medical studies at the University of Western Ontario where she earned an honours bachelor degree in Health Science (BHSc). After earning her degree, she moved to Toronto to attend the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine, one of only two accredited naturopathic medical schools in Canada. At this institution, Jennifer received further training in medical and clinical science, diagnostics, naturopathic principles, and naturopathic therapeutics. A one-year internship at the Robert Schad Naturopathic Clinic provided her with extensive clinical experience and the desire to start her own naturopathic practice. After graduating as a Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine (ND), she moved to Carleton Place to open her practice.
Jennifer offers online and phone appointments to her existing clients for essential care. Follow up appointments are 45 minutes for $100. Appoinmtents for acute issues are 25 minutes for $60. Please contact Jennifer directly to book time.
About Dr. Brianna-Grace Dowdall
Dr. Brianna-Grace Dowdall, ND or Bri as she prefers to be called, has always had a strong connection to the healing power of nature. Growing up in Franktown, she spent much of her childhood exploring the outdoors amongst many of the wild herbs she now uses therapeutically to treat a variety of health concerns. Dr. Bri enjoys pushing herself outside of her comfort zone by competing in marathons and triathlons, including the Ironman 70.3 distance. She still holds track records at Carleton Place High School where she found her true love for running. She strongly believes in a mind-body approach to wellness, taking your whole experience of health into account. Dr. Bri is a licensed and board-certified naturopathic doctor and is a member in good standing with the College of Naturopaths of Ontario. She is also a member of the Ontario Association of Naturopathic Doctors and the Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors. Although Dr. Bri has a passion for endurance sport medicine, she is happy to help you with a variety of conditions ranging from fatigue, insomnia, hormonal imbalances (such as period irregularities, menopause and infertility), digestive concerns and mental wellbeing among many others. When she isn’t at the clinic seeing patients you can find Bri training for her next big race with her golden doodle and husband, attending conferences to learn more about health and build her clinical skills or trying out delicious vegan and vegetarian recipes! Dr. Bri strives to create a calm, down to earth and welcoming healing space where you can feel supported and cared for on your health journey.
Dr. Bri offers telemedicine appointments to provide essential care to new and existing clients. The appointments are private and secure. There is no need to download additional software. Learn more about the appointments. Feel free to email Dr. Bri if you have any questions.
If you’re looking for a Carleton Place naturopath, contact us today at 613-253-2112 to book an appointment at our naturopathic clinic.
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Many insurance providers offer financial coverage for this and other services offered at our Collaborative Care Centre. Please check with your provider for details. Certain medical expenses are also eligible to claim on your personal income tax. Refer to Canada Revenue Agency for details.