Dr. Laura Batson
Dr. Laura Batson, ND is a licensed naturopathic doctor who welcomes clients of all ages, genders, and health concerns. Her approach is holistic: mind, body and spirit. She believes healing comes from within and her role is to provide the resources, safe space, and expertise to facilitate your healing journey.
Laura's goal is to gain an understanding of the underlying causes of your health concerns. She then combines modern medical science, together with traditional healing therapies, to create a treatment plan that addresses the underlying cause. Therapies may include holistic nutrition, herbal medicine, acupuncture, and mind-body medicine.
Laura completed her 4-year naturopathic medical degree from the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine in Toronto, where she also completed a 12 month residency in the Adjunctive Cancer Care unit at the Robert Schad Naturopathic Clinic. Her prior education includes a degree in Biology from the University of Western Ontario, and a masters in Holistic Science from Schumacher College, UK.
Laura has held part-time faculty positions at the Ottawa Institute of Holistic Nutrition, and at the Compass Centre for Self-Directed Learning. She is also author of the book Curvature: The Science and Soul of Nonlinearity.