Current Workshop Descriptions & Dates

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Inner Worlds: Human Ecology and the Microbiome with Emma Merritt
Wednesday, April 5, 2017  from 6 – 8 pm
$12 members / $15 non-members

Gentle Cleanse with Food As Medicine with Lisa Masé
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 from 5-7 pm
$17 members / $20 non-members  (includes $5 materials fee)

Herbal Approach to Opiate Addiction Crisis with Olga Mardach
Saturday, April 22, 2017 from 9am – 2pm & Sunday, April 23, 2017 from 10am – 1pm
$48 members / $60 non-members

An Integrative Approach to Lyme Disease: Navigating the Options with Eleanor Baron
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 from 6 – 8 pm
$12 members / $15 non-members

“Cultivating the Fire Element” – Remedies for Anxiety and Sleep*
with Baylen Slote

Monday, May 1 from 6 – 7:15 pm
$8 members / $10 non-members
*first class of a series on the Chinese 5 Elements; see also 5/15, 6/5, 6/19 & 7/3

Into the Yin Short Course: Gynecological Herbal Study Series – Eastern & Western Herbs with Olga Mardach
Five Wednesdays: May 3rd – 31st, 2017 from 6 – 8 pm
$60 members / $75 non-members
*see also 5/10, 5/17, 5/24, 5/31

“Cultivating the Earth Element” – Remedies for Digestion and Energy
with Baylen Slote

Monday, May 15th from 6 – 7:15 pm
$8 members / $10 non-members

Herbal Preps and Therapeutic Uses for Medical Cannabis with Stephanie Boucher
Monday, May 22, 2017 from 6 – 8:30 pm
$20 member / $23 non-member (includes $5 materials fee)

“Cultivating the Metal Element” – Remedies for Immunity & Allergies
with Baylen Slote

Monday, June 5, 2017 from 6 – 7:15 pm
$8 members / $10 non-members

Trauma Treatment: Herbs for Injuries & First Aid with Olga Mardach
Thursday, June 8th from 6:30 – 8:30 pm  
$17 members / $20 non-members (includes $5 materials fee)

Understanding Fertility with Martha Waterman
Wednesday, June 14, 2017 from 6- 8 pm
$12 members / $15 non-members

Designing Abundance: Gardening our own Terrain with Baylen Slote
Saturday, June 17, 2017 from 1 – 4 pm
$16 members / $20 non-members 

“Cultivating the Water Element” – Remedies for Emotional Well Being and Hormone Balancing with Baylen Slote
Monday, June 19, 2017 from 6 – 7:15 pm
$8 members / $10 non-members

Herbal Facial Rejuvenation with Olga Mardach
Friday, June 23 from 6 – 8:30 pm
$20 members / $23 non-members (includes $5 materials fee)

“Cultivating the Wood Element” – Remedies for Detoxification and Personal Growth with Baylen Slote
Monday, July 3, 2017 from 6 – 7:15 pm  
$8 members / $10 non-members

Birth Workers Herbal Guide with Olga Mardach
Saturday July 15, 2017 from 9 am – 2 pm & Sunday, July 16, 2017 from 10 am – 1 pm
$53 members / $65 non-members (includes $5 materials fee)

Natural Approaches to Diabetes and Blood Sugar Dysregulation with Mica McDonald
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 from 6 – 8 pm
$12 members / $15 non-members

Resistance & Medicine: History of Safe Keeping Ancient Medicine with Olga Mardach
Tuesday, July 25, 2017 from 6:30 – 8:30 pm
$12 members / $15 non-members

Introduction to Chinese Herbal Medicine with Olga Mardach
Four Mondays, September 4th, 11th, 18th, & 25th from 6 – 8 pm
$48 members / $60 non-members

Resetting the 24 Hour Circadian Cycle with Help from Botanicals
with Mary Bove, ND
Saturday, September 16, 2017 from 9 am – 1 pm
$45 members / $50 non-members / $40 VCIH students

Treating Late-Stage Neurological Lyme Disease: Western Herbs and Chinese Medicine with Brendan Kelly
Saturday, October 7, 2017 from 9 am – 1 pm
$45 members / $50 non-members / $40 VCIH students