Benefits of being a Member

Members are eligible for professional indemnity insurance cover at favourable rates. Please contact DSC-Strand for more information.

  • Full members are entitled to use the designatory letters MNNA and may appear on the Association’s Register of Therapists.
  • Associate members are entitled to use the designatory letters AMNNA and may appear on the Association’s Register of Nutrition Advisors.
  • Full and Associate members will be entitled to special discounts and promotions from a number of related suppliers.
  • Members are entitled to discounts of up to 50% on certain CPD events.  Please refer to the entries on the CPD Opportunities page for further information.
  • Members have the opportunity to join our mentoring scheme (recent nutritional therapy diploma graduates and those students in their final year of nutritional therapy diploma).
  • All members receive Nutribytes - the NNA's bi-monthly newsletter.
  • Full members have the opportunity to register with CNHC (see below) (conditions apply).
  • Full and associate members may use the NNA logo which is available on the members area.
  • Full members may register with the GNC (conditions apply).
  • The NNA will facilitate full members GNC upgrade (conditions apply).
  • All members have access to a professional version of the Natural Medicines Database.  A saving of £191.

Registration with the General Naturopathic Council (GNC)

Full members who have completed a course in Naturopathic Nutritional Therapy with one of our accredited training providers may use the GNC's fast track application to be submitted to the GNC via the NNA.

Full members who have completed a course in Naturopathic Nutritional Therapy with one of the non-accredited approved training providers are eligible to apply to be registered with the General Naturopathic Council (GNC) following submission of NOS and Core Elements checklists. The initial level of registration will be Associate Naturopath but after completing ‘missing’ naturopathic elements within a given period of time they will be able to upgrade to the level of Registered Naturopath.  

Full members who have completed an appropriate Nutritional Therapy course will need to demonstrate to the NNA that they practise in accordance and showing a good understanding of naturopathic principles and philosophies (by submitting two case studies and a summary of career and practice) before being eligible to apply for GNC registration.  This is also subject to them completing the NOS and Core Elements checklists.

Please use the 'contact us' page to request an application form to join the GNC.

Registration with the Complementary & Natural Healthcare Council (CNHC)

CNHC is a voluntary regulator for complementary healthcare practitioners.  Full members of the NNA may be eligible to make an application with the CNHC (Complementary & Natural Healthcare Council) for the Naturopathy and Nutritional Therapy registers.

Full members of the NNA who are graduates of the NNA's accredited courses may use the CNHC's fast track application to be submitted to the CNHC's naturopathy register via the NNA subject to completion of the NNA's NOS and Core Elements Statements of practice for Naturopathy.  For the Nutritional Therapy register case studies and career summary may also be required.

Full members who have completed a course in Naturopathic Nutritional Therapy with one of the non-accredited approved training providers are eligible to apply to be registered with the CNHC following submission of the following:- 

1.  NOS and Core Elements checklists.  

2. Naturopathy register:- They need to demonstrate to the NNA that they practise in accordance and showing a good understanding of naturopathic principles and philosophies (by submitting two case studies and a summary of career and practice) before being eligible to apply for CNHC registration.  

3.  Nutritional Therapy Register:- They need to demonstrate to the NNA that they practise in accordance and showing a good understanding of nutritional therapy (by submitting two case studies and a summary of career and practice) before being eligible to apply for CNHC registration.

NNA members wishing to apply for CNHC registration should contact us here.  Or email us at info@nna-uk.com 


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Mentoring at the NNA

Our successful mentoring scheme, with monthly Skype calls helps recent graduates and final year nutritional therapy students to set up in practice, build up confidence and hone their clinical skills.

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