Hello and welcome to Gwelup Naturopathy. Gwelup Naturopathy was established in 2009 by Jill Forslind.
Jill has been a long term resident of Gwelup in Perth Western Australia and established Gwelup Naturopathy as a community focused clinic with the emphasis on family health.
The name Gwelup comes from an Aboriginal word meaning “to shift position” referring to Lake Gwelup that is forever changing and shifting throughout the seasons. This reference is not unlike our health, a never ending cycle of growth, development, and change effected by the elements of our life cycle.
Jill Forslind is a passionate practitioner of Naturopathic and Herbal Medicine and has supported hundreds of clients in their journey to good health, vitality and optimal well-being. Jill educates her clients to empower them to make the changes they need, to achieve the health they want.
The traditional principles of Naturopathic Medicine are to enhance the body’s own ability to heal itself by identifying and treating the underlying cause of disease.
It is not uncommon to live with an array of symptoms that have become part of your daily existence that you push through, such as aching joints, fatigue, inability to sleep, digestive complaints. These symptoms, however, can manifest into further long term chronic conditions which are ultimately managed by pharmaceutical medication with a long list of side effects.
Naturopathic Medicine offers an early prevention model to health through Nutritional and Herbal Medicine supporting and addressing underlying causes such as:
Lack of Sleep
Poor immunity – recurrent infections
Choosing Naturopathy will give you the tools and education on how to manage your health with long term strategies. Ultimately this will allow you to lead a fully active, worry free existence knowing that you are one step ahead of chronic disease. Begin your journey of preventative medicine, be empowered and take control of your health.