Classes and workshops

  • Summer 2019: Digging Roots – An Introduction to African Medicine

    Digging roots is an introductory class into Traditional African herbalism where we journey into the healing power of plant spirit medicine. You will be introduced to the African philosophy and traditions of medicine. We will explore the plants that were commonly used to restore health and balance, discuss the techniques our ancestors used to promote healing, and dive deeper into our connection with our bodies, nature and spirit.

  • Summer 2019: DIY Organic Green Beauty Products/Makeup

    Learn how to custom-make your own organic makeup using tools from the kitchen.

  • Summer 2019: Caring for Patients Facing Life Threatening Illness

    How does our care change when we are working with a patient who is facing a life threatening diagnosis? What does healing look like when a person is at end of life? In this workshop we will explore these questions and more.

  • Summer 2019: Ancestral Guidance & Wisdom

    Ancestral Guidance and Wisdom is a space for people of all ancestral descents to come together in community with the intention to uncover the wisdom and guidance of their lineage. In this class, we will explore our connection to our ancestors, our relationship to the land and the gems hidden within

  • Summer 2019: Jambalaya – A 4 Week Intensive into Traditional African Medicine

    Jambalaya is a 4 part intensive course which will introduce students to the basic principles of Traditional African Medicine. We will journey through time following T.A.M. from the smallest village nestled in the forest to the open expanses of Egypt, and across the Atlantic into the Americas.

  • Summer 2019: Limpia de Rosas (Rose Healing)

    We will talk about the rose, her frequency and the meaning of the flowers you bring. I will do a demonstration and we will have a chance to do a full session on each other.

  • Summer 2019: Kitchen Remedies: Sauces, Vinegars & Cordials Based on Your Body’s Needs

    Join us as we explore fun and delicious ways to bring herbal medicine out of the books and onto our plates. Each class will focus on a special kitchen remedy – sauces, vinegars, and cordials. We’ll discuss the particular benefits of each while highlighting herbs and ingredients that make for especially effective blends.

  • Herbal Allies, An Introduction to Herbal Medicine, Fall 2019

    This class will focus on building our relationship with our herbal allies. Each class will focus in-depth on one or more herbal medicines and we will learn how they work both physically and energetically . We will learn recipes and other ways to incorporate the plants into our lives.

  • The Curanderx’s Toolkit Fall 2019

    Learn healing skills steeped in ancient wisdom to provide basic health care to yourself & your family. This is a two part class with differnt topics covered in the fall and spring series.

  • Matriz Sagrada, Fall 2019

    In this class you will be introduced to ancient techniques that will help you connect to and heal your matriz/womb/belly brain.

  • Dreamwork with Tarot

    This weekly dream group cultivates our healing path and spiritual growth, with a special focus on using tarot as a tool in dreamwork. We will work creatively with our own dreams and share dreams with one another, building our individual dream practices and developing our skills and connections as a dreaming collective.

  • Amhran na Draoi: An Introduction to the Magic and Medicine of the Celts, Dec 2019

    This is a FUNDRAISER for the scholarship fund for the 2020 Cecemmana Program

    In this two-day weekend class, we will journey together through the mystical and medicinal past of the Celtic people, stopping along the way to learn mythology, indigenous spiritual beliefs, plant wisdom, and the basics of unlocking and working with magic from a pan-Celtic lens.

  • Cecemmana Year 1, 2020

    This program is dedicated to planting seeds in our diverse Bay Area communities for future herbalists. This 300 hour training will provide students a solid foundation in the art, science & spirituality of herbal medicine from a multi-cultural perspective.

  • Cecemmana Year 2: Deepening Roots, 2019

    Year Two of Cecemmana is to help students build a deeper connection to the plants and to their ancestral medicine practices.  Our intention is to support each person’s self-healing journey while building an energetic foundation to walk in the world as a healer.