Herbalism was the original system of medicine. It boasts a long line of intriguing characters in its history from scientists, alchemists and healers to wise women, witches, and medicine men and women. Herbology 101 is the beginning of your initiation into this history.
This eclectic diversity remains in Herbal Medicine. Academic scientists continue to research plant medicine, while everyday folk continue to grow and use herbs for their families and loved ones. There are still many people around the world using plants in traditional ways. In many parts of the world, botanical medicines still comprises the primary form of health care.
Herbology 101 introduces the concept that many healing systems, including the modern (w)holistic model, don’t treat specific diseases. We deal with the body as a whole, seeking to restore health in the whole of the body, mind and spirit.
Herbology 101: Is This Course For Me?
This course is for you if:
-You are a complete beginner to herbs and herbal medicine
-You have already started on your journey, have some basic knowledge on some medicinal plants and their uses and want to expand on that with a comprehensive course from a respected herbal institution
Herbology 101 is for you if you would like to start off on the right foot with a solid foundation in herbal medicine. It is available to anyone who wants more understanding of the systems of the body and herbs and actions that are used to treat them.
Herbology 101 is the first foundational course (1 of 11) of the Practical Herbalist Diploma Program. It may be taken on its own or bundled as part of the Practical Herbalist Diploma Program.
Not sure if you are ready to dive into the Practical Herbalist Diploma Program? Start with its foundational course: Herbology 101— the gateway course for all Wild Rose courses and programs.
Dip your toes further into your interest in herbs and plant medicine and register today.