In this 4 hour workshop we will look at a range of practical, useful ways of using herbal medicines to treat a wide variety of first aid situations. These will include; injuries, pain, burns, toothaches, infections, headaches, diarrhea and animal bites. We will cover gathering, preparing and utilizing local plants including Yarrow, Barberry, Willow, and conifer resins as well as other plants. We will also discuss assessment and diagnosis during first aid situations and working with other practitioners.
This class is open to all levels of people interested in herbal medicine though it will not cover some of the basics.