Tag: Correspondence Courses

Western Materia Medica I

Western Materica Medica I builds on your herbal foundation following the body systems approach in Herbology 101 & Herbology Advanced. Learn 50+ herbs in-depth that support each body system, tying together all the pieces of learning herbs and their applications.

Western Materia Medica II

In continuation of WMMI, we wrap up learning herbs for body systems and move onto common areas where herbs are called on for support: weight management/thyroid activity, parasites and candida, wound healing, pain, pregnancy and breastfeeding, herbs for aging, and more.

Nutrition 101

Nutrition is imperative to maintaining vibrant health. Build an extensive foundation in which you learn to nurture the body at a cellular level. Learn the importance of water, minerals, macronutrients, vitamins and phytonutrients, nutrition for life stages and certain health conditions, to examining food intolerances, digestion and popular diets.

Advanced Formulations

This course guides you through the process of creating effective formulas for your clients. It outlines different strategies and frameworks for formulating with herbs as well as the key considerations for creating an effective formula.

*Advanced Nutrition

Further your study of the clinical applications of nutritional principles with Advanced Nutrition. Understand the importance of nutrition and dietary management in chronic health disorders and learn dietary protocols to support a variety of common conditions.

*Business for Herbalists

This business-focused course was developed with herbalists in mind and is designed to help you navigate the complexities of starting a business, product development, marketing and sales from a holistic perspective.

*Herb-Drug-Nutrient Interaction

Review the biological interaction between plant-­based therapies (herbs) and nutritional supplements with modern pharmaceutical drugs, and learn any possible contraindications between the three.

*Traditional Ayurvedic Material Medica

This course continues from Traditional Ayurvedic Medicine and features 50 detailed Ayurvedic herbal monographs.

Traditional Ayurvedic Medicine

*Traditional Ayurvedic Medicine

Welcome to Traditional Ayurvedic Medicine, an online course that provides an overview of the theory and practices of Ayurveda. Learn the Five Element theory and humoral theories, constitutions, daily and seasonal regimens, pharmacology, the causes of disease, diagnostics, and the principles of treatment.

*Traditional Chinese Materia Medica

Traditional Chinese Materia Medica follows the Traditional Chinese Medicine course with a series of 12 lessons focusing on specific categories of Traditional Chinese herbology and features over 100 individual herbal monographs.

*Traditional Chinese Medicine

This introductory course explores Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) theory, including assessment and principles of treatment. The objective is to develop an understanding of this system and its components to further the knowledge of the body from a holistic perspective.

Western Energetics

*Western Energetics

This course introduces you to the concepts of Western Energetics and provides you with a historical overview of western herbal energetics including the humoral system, a detailed review of the six tissue states as well as plant energetics and the relationship to taste, herbal actions and phytochemistry.