Herb teacher 7Song

7Song

I have been studying plants, people and herbal medicine for over 20 years now. My interest first started as a youngster with a fascination for things natural, beginning with astronomy, moving into herpetology and later into plants and medicine. And all of this in the suburbs of Long Island, NY In my twenties, I began…

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About East West School of Herbology Training

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Led by alternative health pioneer and American Herbalists Guild founder Dr. Michael Tierra, O.M.D., and accomplished acupuncturist, herbalist and a …

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Adrienne Totino, EWCH

Adrienne Totino, EWCH

Adrienne Totino is a clinical herbalist, yoga and meditation teacher. She operates Wellness With Adrienne in Pittsburgh, PA. Adrienne offers consultations to those looking for holistic ways to prevent and treat health issues. She gives advice in three parts: herbal medicine, dietary, and lifestyle recommendations. All recommendations are custom, based on the individual needs of the client.

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Alan Tillotson EWCH

Alan Keith Tillotson, Registered Herbalst, EWCH

Alan Keith Tillotson, Registered Herbalist, (AHG), Ph.D Chrysalis Natural Medicine Clinic (302) 994-0565 1008 Milltown Road, Wilmington, DE, 19808, United States https://www.chrysalisnaturalmedicine.com/ “I began my study of herbal medicine when I got sick in Afghanistan in 1976, and ended up at the clinic of famed Ayurvedic doctor Vaidya Mana Bajra Bajracharya, who saved my life.…

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Andrew Ellis

Andy Ellis

Andrew Ellis first studied Chinese medicine with Dr. James Tin Yau So at the New England School of Acupuncture. He left New England in 1983 to study Chinese language in Taiwan and apprenticed with Chi …

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Annalisa Nardi, January 2021

I was born (and still live) in Florence, Italy. Growing up in an old city, filled with art and history, birthplace of so many Renaissance geniuses, I naturally became fond of anything that had been created by human ingenuity. I was an extremely shy child, with very limited access to the wild Nature, and not…

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Anne de Courtenay

Anne de Courtenay

Anne de Courtenay is a writer, artist and herbalist living in Chicago. After completing her degree in journalism at Northwestern University, she received nearly a decade of training in clinical herbal …

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Aviva Romm, EWCH

Aviva Romm, EWCH

Aviva Romm, Certified Professional Midwife (CPM) Registered Herbalist, AHG President American Herbalists Guild NHEF 203 272 6753 141 Nob Hill Rd., Chesire, CT, 06410, United States https://avivaromm.com/ Herbal Medicine for Women and the Women\’s Herbal Educator certification programs are hands-on courses for individuals and health care providers interested in learning how to effectively and safely use…

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Aviva Romm, EWCH

Aviva Romm, M.D.

Aviva Romm, MD, is referred to as “the face of natural medicine in the 21st century by Prevention Magazine” and named one of the 100 Women to Watch in Wellness by Mind Body Green. She has bridged the …

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Barbara Scavotto, EWCH

autumntideherbals@gmail.com 860-837-1588 www.autumntideherbalwellness.com I own and run AutumnTide Herbal Wellness where I am a clinical herbalist specializing in Traditional Chinese and Western herbal medicine. I see clients with the goal of improving their health and wellness using strategies and herbs from Traditional Chinese medicine, and herbs from the Western Herbal tradition. I am trained to…

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Ben Zappin, EWCH

Benjamin Zappin, EWCH

Benjamin Zappin, L.Ac., AHG Professional Member Five Flavor Herbs 415-816-3546 344 40th St., Oakland, CA, 94609, US https://www.fiveflavorsherbs.com/   Ben is an herbalist and Licensed Acupuncturist in practice in San Francisco, California. He utilizes his training in both Chinese and western herbal traditions along with modern medical perspectives on herbs and nutritional healing to his…

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Beth White Mountain, May 2019

I have been a massage therapist, gardener, wildcrafter and lover of herbs for over 20 years. I grew up in Florida and started my herbal journey in 1992, when I was 22, working part-time at an herbal apothecary and part-time for a master gardener doing landscape gardening. The combination of these two jobs helped me…

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Bodi Meleny

Bodil P Meleney, EWCH

Midnight Sun Herbal Health 301-270-1582 7129 Sycamore Ave., Takoma Park, MD, 20912, United States https://www.facebook.com/MidnightSunHerbs https://www.facebook.com/bodil.p.meleney I am Bodil P Meleney, a clinical herbalist and Polarity Therapist.

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Brian Weissbuch

Brian Kie Weissbuch L.Ac.

Brian Kie Weissbuch L.Ac. is an herbalist and acupuncturist in private practice in Northern California since 1991. Cofounder of KW Botanicals Inc, San Anselmo, CA, he has 42 years experience as a botanist, western herbalist, and formulator of proprietary extracts for Eastern and Western practitioners.

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Carlie Newlander, September 2018

I am a California gal, born in Long Beach but I’ve spent most my life in the northern part of the state. I currently reside in the beautiful mountains of Santa Cruz where my passion for plants and the healing arts has taken root and the local, like-minded community has embraced me with such loving…

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Carmen Portner, April 2019

I was born and raised in Guayaquil, Ecuador. I grew up in a culture where native plants were used everyday in food, medicine and limpias. My mother used to believe that negative spirits can cause disease; so when I would fall “mysteriously” ill, she would take me to the medicine woman to perform cleansing ceremonies…

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Christina Slotin, August 2020

My name is Christina Q. Slotin and I live in Cocoa Beach Florida with my husband Michael and our two teenagers.  As a child, my family moved from Mexico to a small farm working town in Florida named Immokalee. Plants have always played a role in my life, my childhood includes fond memories of grinding…

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Christopher Hobbs, EWCH

Christopher Hobbs, EWCH

Christopher Hobbs, B.A., L.Ac., A.H.G (530) 750-3371 2640 Portage Bay East, #7, Davis, CA, 95616, United States http://www.christopherhobbs.com “Michael and Lesley have accomplished a lot over the years–and have turned many people on to herbal medicine and living a healthy life. Knowing them personally, I know they practice what they preach. Their work, dedication, and…

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Craig Williams, EWCH

Craig Williams, EWCH

Ayurveda Austin Windsong Offices  Craig Williams, L.Ac., Clinical Herbalist AHG, Ayurvedic Practitioner, Veda Kovid 2111 Dickson St., Ste. 12, Austin, TX, 78704-4788, US http://www.ayurvedaaustin.com   Bachelor’s Degree in Religious Studies with a focus on Eastern Religions. Master’s Degree in Oriental Medicine. Nationally Certified in Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine. Professional Member of the American Herbalist Guild.…

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Darcia Dillard, February 2021

This February, I am thrilled to finally say I am an East West  Intermediate student with plans to be an Advanced student this June. At the age of 16, I stepped into my first health food store.  I can still picture myself walking around that store in Chicago. I purchased three books: Rational Fasting, The Mucusless Diet, and Back…

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Darcy Ogle, April 2021

One of my earliest memories is of picking and eating raspberries in the backyard. My mother taught me to love plants. I come from a long line of gardeners, and my mom tells me that my great grandmother was an herbalist.  Currently, I grow native herbs and plants and raise backyard chickens. I’ve pursued a…

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Darlene Kuhn, May 2020

I am a retired JD (Doctor of Jurisprudence), living in Toronto, Canada. I came to herbs and nutrition from a personal health history of “over-reactivity”: i.e., allergies, hay fever, and the toll they take on vitality. I saw this pattern repeating in my children, associated with nervous effects such as anxiety, ADHD. Western medicine, though…

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David Winston

David Winston, RH (AHG)

David Winston is an Herbalist and Ethnobotanist with 51 years of training in Chinese, Western/Eclectic and Southeastern herbal traditions. He has been in clinical practice for over 40 years and is an herbal consultant to physicians, herbalists and researchers throughout the USA, Europe and Canada. David is the founder/director of the Herbal Therapeutics Research Library and the dean of David Winston’s Center for Herbal Studies, a two-year training program in clinical herbal medicine. He is an internationally known lecturer and frequently teaches at medical schools, professional symposia and herb conferences. He is the president of Herbalist & Alchemist, Inc. a manufacturer that produces herbal products that blend the art and science of the world’s great herbal traditions.

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Dawn Bertram

Dawn Bertram, October 2018

I live in beautiful British Columbia, Canada, in the Greater Victoria area (North Saanich). I have lived between Vancouver and Vancouver Island most of my life, and have developed a love for our mountains, oceans and old growth forests. We’re so fortunate to be surrounded by this magnificent beauty which offers so much opportunity for…

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Domini Aalbers, August 2019

Born a sixth generation Montanan, I grew up enjoying the outdoors, hiking, riding horses, camping, fishing and hunting. I love the circle of life and there is no place you can see and experience it more than in the backcountry wilderness. When I worked for an outfitter, my days consisted of hard labor, being in…

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Efrem Korngold

Efrem Korngold

Efrem Korngold, LAC, OMD. has pioneered the practice of Chinese medicine in America for nearly 40 years as an educator, writer, and practitioner. He co-authored the best-selling Between Heaven and Ear …

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Emily Martin, November 2019

My name is Emily Martin. I’m originally from the small town of Jena, Louisiana but currently live in Alabama. After graduating high school, I earned my BA in Elementary Education. With my husband’s military career and our family moving every 2-3 years we decided I would stay home with our children.  Eventually figuring out that…

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Energy Medicine, Movement and Tao

These methods are based on the Ancient Chinese energetic theory that holds that humans are complex energy bodies comprised of an intricate network of energy pathways or channels. There are twelve main organ pathways and eight extraordinary vessels and 360 points that are attributed to individual health functions and benefits.

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Erica Macrum, July 2020

I grew up with the wet land plants, white oaks, and hickories in Illinois.   My love and connection with plants has been with me my whole life. I remember looking at a beautiful blossoming burdock as a young girl, the vibrant green purple pink of each flower and wondering who is this plant? My family…

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Evan Silver, March 2020

I grew up in San Francisco, CA, just a short walk from the city’s famous Chinatown neighborhood. As a child, I was fascinated by the interesting ingredients displayed at the herb shops; I had no idea that years later, I would have my own collection of Chinese herbs. I attended college in Burlington, VT and…

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Gabriela Gioacchini, November 2018

I grew up in the heart of Europe, in the Czech Republic (former Czechoslovakia) during the times of repression and Communist era. During these times it was second nature to grow or forage for food; this is simply what people did. Having a vegetable garden with fruit trees and a few chickens was the norm,…

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Gene Newsome, EWCH

Gene Newsome, Registered Pharmacist, RH, AHG Snow Mountain Herbal Consultants (503) 298-9873 #10 6th Street, Suite 201, Astoria, OR, 97103, US http://www.snowmountainbotanicals.com/ 2002 Graduate from the East-West Course and Professional Member of the AHG. I am an Oregon State University graduate with 30 years of hospital pharmacy experience. Completed the master herbalist course with Bob…

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Hara Zabraka, March 2021

I come from Greece where the culture of herbs is a continuum of the ancient Greek tradition. Using folk remedies to treat common health conditions is a memory that I have had, which extends beyond the family environment. My foundation studies are Agriculture Science (BSc) and Environmental Politics & Management (MSc). Thus, for over a…

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Holly Dunbar, EWCH

Holly Dunbar, EWCH

Holly Dunbar, RH (AHG) New Moon Bodywork & Botanicals 301-392-5186 616 East Charles Street, Suite 104, LaPlata, MD, 20646, United States https://www.newmoonbody.com/ New Moon is a holistic health practice offering therapeutic massage and bodywork, Herbal medicine in the Chinese and Western traditions, and aromatherapy. Holly completed studies at Baltimore School of Massage, East West Herb…

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Holly Guzman

Holly Guzman

In 1972, age 13, Holly studied acupuncture with help from the Chinese Embassy in Afghanistan where she lived. There, she was given a booklet on curing deaf mutes. A few years later, Holly traveled to …

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James Reinhart, EWCH

James Reinhart, RPH, RH, AHG 503-298-9873 #10 6th Street, Suite 201, Astoria, OR, 97103, US “2002 Graduate from the East-West Course and Professional Member of the AHG. I am an Oregon State University graduate with 30 years of hospital pharmacy experience. Completed the master herbalist course with Bob Flaws among other courses and studied with…

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Janet Tunjic, October 2020

I reside in the remote city of Perth, Western Australia with a beautiful son, husband and dog named Alby. Coming from Croatian ancestry my mother and aunties often resorted to folk medicine from their home land for all sorts of ailments as a child. This was my early introduction to healing through plants. My love…

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Jen Ciccolella

Jen Ciccolella, EWCH, RH AHG

Jen is the owner and clinical herbalist at World Tree Herbals in Minneapolis, MN. She works with clients worldwide, specializing in Traditional Chinese Herbal Medicine techniques in combination with Chinese, Western, and Ayurvedic herbs. Jen is trained in auricular therapy, cupping, gua sha, and reiki, as well as in Traditional Chinese Medicine nutrition, which she incorporates into her treatment strategies.

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Jen Hyde, February 2020

Kia ora and greetings from the southern hemisphere!  My name is Jen and I first started getting interested in herbalism working as a wilderness guide in the NC Appalachian mountains.  As we hiked, my fellow guides would teach me the plants of the region and we would munch as we walked. We ate rock tripe and sourwood…

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