This webinar will cover various herbal medicine plant traditions, integrating elements of vitalism, Ayureda and Chinese medicine.
You will learn:
- How the senses act as the main tools for navigating through energetic herbalism.
- The relationship of well-being to the seasons through the brilliant lens of Chinese Five Element Theory, and how our emotional health is beautifully expressed through the Elements.
- The roots and evolution of Vitalism, the traditional Western system of energetic medicine.
Meet your host
Kat Maier RH, (AHG) is the founder & director of Sacred Plant Traditions, a center for herbal studies in Charlottesville, Virginia. Kat has been in clinical practice for over 30 years and has trained many clinical herbalists who have gone onto to begin other schools, apothecaries or open their own practices. She teaches internationally at universities, conferences, and herbal schools. She is a founding member of Botanica Mobile Clinic, a nonprofit dedicated to providing accessible herbal medicine to local communities. She is coauthor of Bush Medicine of San Salvador Island, Bahamas. As a passionate steward of the plants, Kat also served as president of United Plant Savers and was the recipient of the organisation’s first Medicinal Plant Conservation Award.