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Healing with plants - herbal medicine introductory course

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About the Course

Introduction to herbal remedies
An introductory day of plant knowledge, traditional healing and remedies.
Learn how to use herbs medicinally, including sensory sessions and tastings.
We will look at ...
Herbal medicine: how the plants help us to heal
The plants: identification and how we use them
The remedies: we will cover the basics - teas, tinctures, oils, salves
Your first steps: growing your own herbs, wild harvesting, preparation, preserving

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What's included in the price?

Teas and scrummy home made cake!
Please bring your own lunch.

To take home:
Introductory herbal tea kit
A herbal remedy
Herb plant or seeds


Julie Wood at Healing With Plants
Butterwell Farm
Scotchy Hill
East Stour, Gillingham
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Suitable for

  • Parking provided
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Teenagers
  • Tutor can travel

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In-person course
- - #20057

Wow, what a caring, considerate and knowledgeable teacher. Julie, I loved the day from start to finish. Your attention to detail, your handouts, your sharing of knowledge and your passion for this work shines through. Thank you for the day, I can't wait to have more lessons from you.

Response from Healing With Plants:

Paula, thank you for organising the great intro day we had together in Dorchester. And thank you too for the lovely review! It was so lovely to meet all your friends and to be able to share my passion for this wonderful green medicine! Aren't the plants amazing!

In-person course
- - #20050

Spent a wonderful informative day with Julie wood she made the workshop interesting ,practical and fun,she shares so much information with a passion for her subject I learnt so much .

Response from Healing With Plants:

Thank you so much Julie, it was a delight teaching you. I had such an enjoyable day with you all yesterday and look forward to meeting up again! Julie

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- - #20038

Had a fantastic day learning about our herbs and remedies.
Julie is very knowledgeable and has a beautifully gentle way of teaching.
Can't wait to attend more of her courses.

Response from Healing With Plants:

So glad you loved the course! Thank you for your review Jayne, it was great to meet you! Julie

In-person course
- - #20037

A beautiful day. Julie is very knowledgeable and giving of her knowledge and expertise.
Thank you, I would attend her courses again

Response from Healing With Plants:

Thank you so much Kerry, I really appreciate your review and it was lovely meeting you! Julie :)

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