Classes and workshops

  • Winter 2019: Amaro Making Class

    AMARO! Learn about the history of this Italian bitters. Join Kara from Cimaruta Remedies for an Amaro making class.

  • Winter 2019: Healing the Symptoms of Capitalism

    This class will make the connections on how the physical, emotional, spiritual and ecological bodies have all been thrown off balance by capitalism.

  • Winter 2019: Self-Care Sisterhood: Folk Medicine Making for Women of Color

    In this class we will begin our journey into reclaiming herbalism and self-care by exploring the kitchen, and medicine making, as a site of revolution and nourishment.  We will gather around herbs and household tools, recall our healing back into our lives and our communities. We will learn how to use the plants available in our urban herbal pharmacy to make self-care rituals and ceremonies that strengthen our hearts, our bodies, honor the grandmothers and the Sacred Feminine within.

  • Dreamwork as Spiritual and Healing Practice for People of Color, Spring 2019

    When people of color dream together, we flourish. This weekly dream group cultivates our healing path and spiritual growth. Each week we will work creatively with our own dreams and share dreams with one another.  We will build our individual dream practices and develop our skills as a dreaming collective.

  • Theory and Practice of Mesoamerican Fire Cupping

    This is a beautiful and practical therapy that brings different elements to assist in releasing blocks and helping the body to self correct. This therapy will add another dimension to your practice. If you don’t have a healing practice you can also use it with your family and friends when they need it.

  • Matriz Sagrada, Spring 2019

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

  • Herbal Allies, An Introduction to Herbal Medicine, Spring 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 Spring 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.

  • Cecemmana Year 1, 2020

    This program is dedicated to planting seeds in our diverse Bay Area communities for future herbalists. This 400 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.