Ricus, who believes that an ounce of prevention is better than a pound of cure, is a Midwife, Nurse-Herbalist and Holistic Women's Health Practitioner. Based in the Northern Suburbs of Cape Town, Ricus offers support and assistance for a variety of reproductive health concerns from menarche to menopause (and beyond).
Known for his caring approach and attention to detail, Ricus partners with clients in their pursuit of wellness, empowering them to be active participants in their healing journey. Ricus offers prospective clients the best of both mainstream and complentary medicine by combining an in-depth knowledge of holistic healing modalities paired with clinical skill garnered over ten years at the bedside in a variety of healthcare settings.
Using a whole-woman approach to Women's Health, Ricus helps clients to explore not only the bio-physical causes of illness and dis-ease, but emotional and energetic contributory factors as well. Ricus places his clients in the driver's seat and helps them navigate their journey to wholeness/healing by introducing them to the tools they need to heal themselves.
Clients are assessed comprehensively (but non-invasively) and then assisted to create an indiviualised wellness plan, which will involve the use of Herbal Medicnes, dietary supplements, nutritional recommendations and energy work as appropriate.