Members and Titles

Members of the College are legally entitled to use the title of “Dr.” provided they include the appropriate designation immediately following their name. Members may use only the titles and abbreviations of titles listed in the Registration Regulation.

General Class Designation

 

  • ND
  • Naturopath
  • Naturopathic Doctor
  • DN
  • Naturopathe
  • Docteur en naturopathie

Inactive Class Designation

When using a protected title, members of the Inactive class must clearly indicate that they are not registered in a class that allows patient care or supervising the profession:

  • ND (Inactive)
  • Naturopath (Inactive)
  • Naturopathic Doctor (Inactive)
  • DN (Inactive)
  • Naturopathe (Inactive)
  • Docteur en naturopathie (Inactive)

The requirement to self-identify as Inactive is required regardless of whether the member uses the doctor title.