2019 Herbal Immersion Syllabus

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Welcome Class Syllabus  Important Dates  Supply List

Session One   March 30-31

Introduction to Herbal Medicine and Each Other

Nourishing Herbal Traditions Water based Preparations Infusions, decoctions, syrups, baths Six Steps of Healing

Wildcrafting Guidelines/ Field Study/Wild Edibles Food As Medicine

Session Two   April 20-21

Holistic Body System Awareness

Field Study/ Wild harvest/ Plant Identification/Organic Cutivation/Propagation

Medicine Making/Apothecary Studies- Folk Method/Standardized Method

Beginning Herbal First Aid

Session Three   May 18-19

Field Studies / Wildcrafting trip to Eastern Washington

Plant Identification/Wildcraft/Wild-tend  Habitat Awareness

Session Four   June 15-16

Flower Essences, Herbs of Intuition, Dreaming

Visiting Pond Lily Strengthening Personal Connection with Plants. Guest Instructor Natasha Clarke, Inner Earth Healing

Herbs for Trauma/Emotional aspect of healing, Ritual Baths

Herbal Energetics, Six Tissue States

Session Five   July 13-14

Pain Management, Topical Application of Plants

Field Study/Herbal Preservation/Drying, Storage

Hydrosols With Nancy Welliver, ND

Session Six   August 17-18

Treatment Strategies, Pulse reading

Apothecary Studies Bringing it all together.

Field Studies Bringing it all together

Session Seven   September 14-15

Friday  Test/Overview

Saturday  Cultivating presence. Case Studies

Sunday Celebration  Medicine Making Barter Faire


Money Matters

Trillium strives to offer herbal programs with valued content at an affordable cost. Students may register with a non-refundable deposit of $400 with the balance of $950 (early bird) or $1100 (registration after December 15) due by the first day of class.

Tuition is offered at an early bird rate of $1350, when paid in full. Payment plans are not available at the early bird rate.

Payment plans are offered as follows:

Tuition $1500 requires a $300 non refundable deposit and $300/month payments February 1, March 1, April 1, May 1.


Tuition includes over 110 hours of live training, all plant material used in class, hands outs and plants used to make medicines in class for the student to take home.

Students are required to purchase their own medicine making materials.

Everclear, brandy or vodka

Glycerine, honey, vinegar

Olive Oil, beeswax, essential oils

Jars, cutting board, knife

Pruners, Hori-hori trowel, gloves

Recommended Books

Medicinal Plants of the Pacific West Micheal Moore

Book of Herbal Wisdom Matthew Wood

Healing Wise Susun Weed

The Practice of Traditional Western Herbalism Matthew Wood

Plants of the Pacific Northwest Coast Pojar and Mackinnon