The Resiliency Institute Bioregional Herbalism Course meets 9:00 am -4:00 pm one Sunday a month March - November 2019.
Bioregional Herbalism is a pathway to natural wellness. Discover how to engage with bioregional plants as allies and develop personal intuition and connection. Learn the basics of body systems, herbal terminology, and common herbal preparations with a focus on nourishment, wellness, prevention and support.
During each Sunday class, discover several plants in depth, learn introductory health care topics and body systems, and make 1-2 herbal preparations. The day is divided among lecture and discussion, hands-on practice with harvesting and making remedies, walks to meet plants in their homes, and time to cultivate and reconnect with nature’s wisdom.
Our Bioregional Herbalism Course will empower you with nourishing herbal knowledge, the skills to experience the world in a new way, and the beginning of a personal herbal apothecary!
Receive a Certificate of Completion at the end of the series. Only 1 class may be missed to receive a certificate.
Class size is limited to 15 students
Instructor: Ellyn Schmitz has studied for over 20 years with Tom Brown Jr., a world-renowned tracker and wilderness survival expert, who was taught the ancient arts of living close to the earth by a Lipan Apache medicine man. She continuously studies with numerous edible and medicinal plant experts including, Karen Sherwood, Kathleen Wildwood, Richo Cech, Paul Bergner, Matthew Wood, Christopher Hobbs, 7Song, and others.
She is a member of the Keepers of the Plant Wisdom Medicine Society, has served on the board of directors for Medicine Waters Conservancy since 2001, and actively participates in United Plant Savers herbal conferences. Ellyn holds certificates from the Resiliency Institute in Edible Wild Plants and Bioregional Herbalism.
DATES & TIMES:
Bioregional Herbalism will meet 9:00 am – 4:00 pm for 9 months on the following Sundays:
March 24 April 28 May 19 June 16 July 21 Aug 18 Sep 15 Oct 13 Nov 3
Plan to attend all classes. No make-up classes will be offered.
COURSE FEE: includes all materials and supplies
Early Bird (until 10/14) $795 Check / $825 PayPal
Regular (10/15-12/30) $835 Check / $865 PayPal
Late (1/1-2/15) $885 Check / $915 PayPal
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