Clinic with Two Sage Herbalists

Matthew Wood and Margi Flint assisted by Stratton Semmes
November 3rd, 4th and 5th
Earthsong Herbals 10 Central St Marblehead MA
8:45 AM to 5PM
$800 Prepaid by September 15th $750 Non-refundable deposit of $350 by October 1st

DAILY SCHEDULE

Morning talks with Margi and Matt, afternoons with a client. Plan to arrive and settle in by 8:45.

9:00 – 9:15 Each morning Margi will circle us together to define the sacred space. One student with gather something from Nature to place on the alter. The same student shares in closing circle with Matthew.

9:15 12 lectures

12 – 1:30 Lunch

1:30 to 2 roles assigned

Preparing for our first client, questions, settling in.

2- 3:30 client

Consultation

4:00 – 4:30 Concluding Rhythms: Formulating, Preparations, Recommendations

Presentation of formulas and Invoice

Thoughts behind formulations

Observations, afterthoughts of time with client, putting files in proper order.

4:30 – 5PM Clean Up 

5PM Closing Circle with Matthew and a student

Topics to be discussed:

Introduction to Holistic Herbal Medicine

 

Tools: eyes, ears, hands (pulse, tongue, skin, palpation)

Margi ~ Boundaries practiceNatural/old time naturopathic. “How Nature operates.”

Psychological/Spiritual

 

Matthew:

2: Basic Principles

I: Energetics

II: Organ Locations

III: Specific Indications

Margi:

  1. Timeline

Friday morning Introduction: a dialogue on holistic practice 

Margi: Responsibilities

For the next three days tasks for practice are chosen. New people for each task daily.

Notetaker, Timekeeper, Phrase catcher, Pulse testing, Bottle gatherer, 2 people on pulses

Who will hold the vision and the space?

Apothecary, Creating tincture formulas, Creating Teas, Creating flower, essences, aromatherapy, Presenting Invoice, Cleanup

What is holistic practice?

  1. Matthew:1: Introduction to Holistic Herbal Medicine Natural/old time naturopathic. “How Nature operates.”Functional/organ functions not molecules. “How the body operates.”Traditional. “How everybody did it.”

    Holistic. “See the whole, see the patterns within the whole.”

    Traditional Herbalism and Naturopathy

    Vitalist. “Our vitality sees their vitality.” Not: metaphysical, practical.

    Tools: eyes, ears, hands (pulse, tongue, skin, palpation)

    Matthew and Margi:

    Psychological/Spiritual

    Matthew:

    2: Basic Principles

    “A Key to Galen’s Method of Physick,” Nicholas Culpeper (1652)

    I: Energetics

    II: Organ Locations

    III: Specific Indications

    Margi:

    1. Timeline
    2. …and more. We will send the outline when you inquire about what we are covering.

To register, please email Margi by clicking the link below:
Reserve classes for November 3rd, 4th and 5th
Or call Margi at 781-631-4312