Online Holistic Medicine School in Oklahoma

Contact Our School

National Institute for Optimal Wellness:
National Institute for Optimal Wellness (N.I.O.W.) is based in Oklahoma City, and specializes in training individuals nationwide in traditional naturopathy, natural health, wellness, herbal medicine, and other natural healing arts. We offer online courses and diploma programs to provide students with the knowledge you need to help people to incorporate natural medicine into a healthy and balanced lifestyle, and to help combat unhealthy lifestyle choices. Enroll in one of our distance learning / home study programs in order to become a Natural Health Professional today!

Email: Contact us here 

( or request a callback ).


Photo of Online Holistic Medicine School in OklahomaThe National Institute for Optimal Wellness is a Distance Learning Post-Secondary Educational Institute licensed through the Oklahoma Board of Private Vocational Schools.

Approval:  N.I.O.W has school approval with following institution
- The International Association of Natural Health Practitioners (IANHP)

Is it necessary to become board certified, registered, or licensed after completing my studies at N.I.O.W.?
​No, but it is highly recommended for accountability and for public confidence.

Recommended Associations for Graduates:
Board Certification, Registration, or Certification is not mandatory for N.I.O.W graduates, but it is highly recommended for accountability and for public confidence. We recommend one or more of the following entities for our graduates:

- The American Council of Holistic Medicine (ACHM)
- The Complementary Medical Association (CMA)
- International Institute for Complementary Therapists (IICT)
- The International Association of Natural Health Practitioners (IANHP)
- American Herbalist Guild (AHG), an association of herbalist practitioners.

Online Traditional Naturopathy, Herbal Studies & Wellness​ Programs:

Image of Online Holistic Medicine School in Oklahoma
• Certificate in Herbal Studies and Natural Health

An Online Certified Herbalist Program
​Units Awarded: 17
Duration of Studies: 4-8 months
Designation: Certified Herbalist (CH).

• Diploma in Natural Health & Wellness​
A Natural Health & Wellness Professional Education Program.
​Units Awarded: 30
Duration of Studies: 7-14 months
Designation: Natural Health & Wellness Professional (N.H.W.P).

• Diploma in Traditional Naturopathy
​Units Awarded: 35
Duration of Studies: 8-16 months
Designation: Naturopath Professional (NP)

• Diploma in Nutritional Wellness
​Units Awarded: 30
Duration of Studies: 7-14 months
Designation: Certified Nutritional Counselor (C.N.C)

• Advanced Diploma in Complementary and Alternative Health
​Units Awarded: 47
Duration of Studies: 10-20 months
Designation: Complementary and Alternative Health Practitioner (C.A.H.P)

• Single Courses

Students may take single courses without enrolling in a program. A Certificate of Completion is awarded and emailed to you for each course completed.

Can I transfer credits to another school once I complete my studies?

Photos of National Institute for Optimal WellnessThat depends on the school or college. Many educational institutions will accept our course credits, others may offer a prior learning assessment where you take a test to prove your knowledge and then you receive credit for your studies.

Where can I practice legally with the Natural Health and Wellness Professional (N.H.W.P) Educational Program your School offers?
​You can practice legally in all of the United States but you cannot diagnose or treat; this is reserved to the medical profession. With the completion of any of our programs, the graduate can teach and guide individuals or groups in the area of natural health and wellness.

Note: With the exception of the Naturopathic and Nutritionist Award Programs, all of the other educational programs N.I.O.W offers can be utilized to practice in any state in the USA, but always check your State Laws to be sure that no changes have occurred.

Contact Us Today - Send a Quick Email here:

( or request a callback ).

Name *
Email Address *
Phone Number
City / State / Area
I live in this country *
I am a citizen of *
Program / Start Date preferred *
Remaining characters
(you may be asked to complete a Captcha)
Address: Suite 300-73 5 Washington Street,, Valparaiso, IN, 46383, USA
Some interested visitors submitting program inquiries to our school up to 2022-01-21 were from:

Sapulpa;   Pakistan;   Canada;   Puerto Rico;   Bangladesh;   Italy;   W Frankfort;   India;   Spain;   IL;   and more.