RN ND Adv Dip Hom BSc Hons

Registered Nurse, Naturopath, Homeopath, Author


Originally a Registered Nurse, Nyema studied naturopathy, then specialised in homeopathy.  She has been President of the Australian Homeopathic Association NSW, Executive Officer of the Australian Register of Homeopaths and is currently President of the homeopathic charity The Aurum Project. She also holds a BSc Hons from Middlesex University in London.


Nyema has a special interest in acute childhood illnesses so young children avoid side effects of medications. Concern about the numbers of children with behavioural and learning disorders has led her to explore their potential causes.


Publications include Treat Your Child’s Ear Infections YourselfTreat Your Child Yourself, a Parents’ Guide for 100 common Childhood Conditions. Also, Good News for People with Bad News; a collection of 41 stories of people from people around the world who used different ways to recover from serious illness. She addresses a wide range of health issues in her blog, Treat Yourself



BA ND Adv Dip Hom

Homeopath, Naturopath, Author


Jon studied Arts/Law at Monash University in Victoria before working in legal publishing. He studied naturopathy, osteopathy and homeopathy at Nature Care College and the Australian Institute of Homeopathy in Sydney. He later studied at the Sydney College of Homeopathic Medicine, and the International Institute of Advanced Homeopathy in Kolkata.


He has delivered seminars to colleagues in Australia, New Zealand and Japan. Jon has authored a series of practitioner titles, co-authored Treat Your Child Yourself with Nyema Hermiston and a novella, The Field of Hum.


Since starting practice in 1987, he has developed a much valued skill in unravelling complex chronic cases in his popular clinics in Wollongong NSW and at his Yerrinbool property in the Southern Highlands of NSW.


His special  interest is treating chronic conditions where medical treatment has not been successful. He is experienced in treating Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS); Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) and disorders of childhood.