In this 400-hour course in clinical herbal studies and treatment strategies, students will begin to work in and learn how to run an herbal clinic. Students will see clients, make herbal assessments, prepare and formulate herbal products, and evaluate client progress. The student clinic is a busy facility, servicing up to 125 clients per month.
In addition to gaining clinical hours, students will learn basic record keeping, some business accounting, budgeting, scheduling, advertising and the fundamentals of running a successful practice. Students will also learn teaching techniques and will teach a workshop or herbal class. This course completes the Western Clinical Herbalist Certification process.
Prerequisite: Herbal Therapeutics or Apprenticeship through Ohlone.
Refund policy: Refunds less the non-refundable deposit are given if students drop within 30 days of first class. There are no refunds on tuition payments after this time even if the student is no longer in attendance.
Deposit Policy: To secure your space in the program, a non-refundable deposit is required. Full payment of entire tuition is required by first class. If the Ohlone Center is not able to guarantee you a space in the program, your deposit will be refunded promptly.
Taught by Pam Fischer