Herb 102: Intermediate Level Herbalism & Environmental Health (Certificate Level Intensive Weekend Course)
9:30 am to 4:30 pm
From 11-03-18 to 11-04-18

Certificate Level Intensive Weekend Course (8 credits)

Instructor:  Gigi Stafne MH, ND, Director Green Wisdom School of Natural and Botanical Medicine

When: November 3-4 2018, 9:30-4:30 each day

Registration Info:  $295/person       
                                       Limited to 14 students. 
                                       Deadline is November 1, 2018 at 12:00pm   
                                       Registration closes once class is filled


WEI will provide: Coffee, tea and morning snacks on both days
                                      Free simple soup, bread, and cheese for Sunday lunch
                                      Afternoon snacks on Sunday

 Overnight Accommodations at WEI:  Subject to availability. Contact WEI for further information on availability and rates at (651) 583-0705 or jerry@w-e-i.org

Prerequisite: Herb 101 or the Herbal Apprentice class or equivalent experience working with or studying  herbs and herbalism can be used to meet the prerequisite requirement for this course.
Questions: contact Gigi gigigreenwisdom@gmail.com

Herb 102 Course Description:
Take the next nourishing step in naturopathic principles, environmental health and herbalism in this Level Two, Intermediate foundational course.   Natural and botanical medicine, as well as holistic health principles are woven together to assist humanity with healing.   Emotional toxins and contemporary stressors to the bombardment by ongoing daily environmental toxins and community violence.   Problems will be assessed, addressed and creative, holistic solutions are applied to case scenarios.  Graduates of this Level 2 course will successfully integrate concepts and skills learned into personal life, as well as positions from public health to the CAM, Complementary Alternative Medicine professions. Students will be apply to apply  fundamental theories in holistic health to personal health and wellness to community level needs upon completion of this certificate level course.
 Botanical Bonus:   Credit hours in this course may be applied to the Master of Herbalism Program at Green Wisdom School of Natural and Botanical Medicine in the Upper Midwest U.S. and Canada.     www.greenwisdom.weebly.com

Herb 102 Course Learning Objectives:
⦁ Holistic Ecological Health:  integrate wellness into individual and community life
⦁ Eco-Detective Work:  identify and analyze contemporary environmental health hazards and problems
⦁ Environmental Health Issues:  assess disease scenarios, identify imbalances and create holistic solutions in clinical settings
⦁ Herbs for Contemporary Stressors:  examine Adaptogen, Alterative, Nervine and Nourishing Herbs for the human brain, body
   and nervous system
⦁ Detoxification & Cleansing Herbs:   Understand the 5 main human elimination pathways in the body and herbal combinations
   to support them
⦁  Herbal Applications,  create and hand craft a set of Flower Essences addressing stress, trauma and PTSD for your practice
⦁ Natural Medicine News:  Interact with instructor and participants about professional issues, ethics and contemporary CAM,
   Complementary Alternative Medicine issues


What to Bring:

  • lunch for Saturday
  • food to share for Saturday
  • sleeping bags
  • pillows
  • floor-chairs
  • meditation cushions for informal components of the class
  • out-of-door clothing


Questions for instructor:  gigigreenwisdom@gmail.com
Questions for WEI:  wei@w-e-i.org
Limited number of scholarships available.