Back to All Events

Herbal Medicine Basics

  • Yavapai College 1100 East Sheldon Street Prescott, AZ, 86301 United States (map)

6 Week Class Series
October 11, 2017 - November 15, 2017
Wednesdays 5:30-7:00pm

at Yavapai College

Are you interested in developing practical knowledge of natural medicine you can use at home? This Level I class introduces you to herbal medicine in a way that builds your confidence to explore and experiment, connecting you to your innate ability to heal your self.

In this class, Kris Vaughan teaches historical uses of herbal medicine and how it has evolved into our current treatment options. She also teaches herbal remedies you can use at home for common conditions of the Immune, Digestive, Nervous, and Respiratory systems as well as some herbal first-aid remedies. You will gain knowledge of the various forms of herbal medicine as well as specific actions of the herbs you will learn about. Complete this class with basic knowledge of 10-20 herbs.

  • Western Herbalism history
  • Herbal Preparations and Herbal Actions
  • Immune system
  • Respiratory System
  • Digestive System
  • Nervous System
  • Herbal First Aid
  • Herbal therapies for common at-home conditions

Register through Yavapai College Community Education:

Earlier Event: September 18
Prescott Herbies (Herbalists)
Later Event: October 14
Top 10 Medicinal Herbs