In this class you will be introduced to the means by which herbs and drugs may interact with each other, for better or for worse. We will also be learning skills for easier interpretation of the scientific research investigating these interactions in order to discern their clinical relevance.
Join Erika for a two-day intensive exploring the physiological and energetic love affair between vaginas, ovaries, uteruses, cycles, and herbs. Using blind tea tastings and aroma as a framework for delving into the actions and energetics of some of Erika’s most beloved plant allies, we will be traversing their therapeutics from both clinical and personal perspectives.
Join clinical herbalist Erika Galentin of Sovereignty Herbs (Athens & Columbus, OH) for an intensive full moon workshop on exploring archetypes of ‘The Feminine’ using the ancient alchemical art of aromatic distillation. The event will include a nature hike to collect plant materials to distill, anatomy and physiology of the copper still, distillation ritual and process, potluck, and full moon celebration.
Join clinical herbalist, Erika Galentin of Sovereignty Herbs, for a 2-day intensive workshop on the ancient alchemical art of aromatic distillation as a tool for exploring your inner Self and developing deeper relationships plants and their landscapes.
Join Clinical Herbalist, Erika Galentin, on an exploration of the physiology of shame, what is known about its pro-inflammatory influence over physical wellbeing, and herbs that may support navigating shame and its often treacherous terrain.
Join Erika Galentin, Clinical Herbalist, Aromatherapist, and distiller at Sovereignty Herbs, for this FREE WEBINAR where we will be exploring aromatic hydrosols, her distillation process, and how she uses hydrosols in support of her clients' wellbeing.
Join Erika Galentin of Sovereignty Herbs in this 3-part workshop series exploring herbs and herbal preparations that can be used safely and effectively to support yourself and your loved ones though the coldest days of winter. Take the whole 3-part series or drop in for a one-off class.
Location: The Bowen House, Logan, OH
Dates: Saturdays, October 20, November 3, & November 17
Times: 1 - 3 pm
Cost: Bowen House Members: $55 / series or $23 / class. Non-members $60 / $25.
To Register, contact the Bowen House:
Join Tara Welty, herbal beer maven, for an immersive exploration of herbal brewing, including hands-on experience of the entire beer-making process. Topics covered include history and lore of herbal brewing, brewing and bottling techniques, sourcing herbs both wild and commercial as well as storing, aging and safety. During the class, we will make and bottle herbal ale as well as partake in extensive herbal beer tasting and sampling!
Join our clinical herbalist, Erika Galentin, for a medicinal plant walk in collaboration with Appalachia Ohio Alliance.
There will be two walks, the first beginning at 10:00am. We will break for lunch at 12:00pm. There will be a second, shorter walk starting at 12:45pm for those who want to come later or for those who want to learn more!
For more information about the event, please contact Steve Fleegal. Phone: (334) 399-2345 or Email: email@example.com
The conference is held at Western Carolina University in Cullowhee, North Carolina. Cullowhee is located between the Great Smoky and Blue Ridge mountains, approximately fifty miles west of Asheville. Close to both the Blue Ridge Parkway and the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Cullowhee is in an ideal location for anyone with an interest in nature.
In this 5 hour workshop you will learn about the anatomy and physiology of aromatic distillation and participate in the process as a community-based ritual journey of self-reflection. Participants are encouraged to bring with them stones, crystals, or personal symbols / items to contribute to the process. Participants are also encouraged to bring a journal for self-reflection while the distillation is taking place.
Join Jade Shutes, BA, Dipl. AT., Cert. Herbalist, and Erika Galentin, MNIMH, RH (AHG) Clinical Herbalist and Aromatherapist for a four-day workshop and retreat exploring the practice of clinical and holistic aromatherapy from a physiology-centered, plant-based perspective.
The Experiential Aromatherapy course is being offered as a four (4) day retreat to be held in the mountains of North Carolina! The course is also available via live-streaming so students can attend from any where in the world!
Interested in using herbs to support your health and wellbeing but don't know where to begin? Our clinical herbalist, Erika Galentin, will be available on the shop floor of The Farmacy Natural and Speciality Foods in Athens, OH for free 10 minute consultations to answer questions about the safe and effective use of herbs and dietary supplements in support of your health and wellbeing. This event is free and open to the public. No purchases necessary.
A 2-part series that delves into the language of traditional Western herbalism and how this language is used to experience, describe, and apply the qualities, actions, and effects of herbs.
Join Erika Galentin, MNIMH, RH (AHG) Clinical Herbalist and Certified Aromatherapist (ITEC) for a four- part webinar series designed to demystify scientific research on essential oils and the practice of Aromatherapy.
Introduction to the language of traditional Western herbalism and how this language is used to experience and describe the qualities, actions, and effects of herbs.
Join herbalist jim mcdonald in a discussion of the herbs and behaviors that will support us through times of stress and strain, whether it be due to acute trauma or just trying to keep up with the unsustainable pace of life that surrounds us. Special attention will be given to differentiating between the herbs that are best used for an immediate short term effect and those that help to nourish and strengthen the body's core vitality over the long haul. The role of the adrenals, the "fight or flight response", and the importance of breathwork and other supportive therapies are also discussed.
Come and join Erika Galentin, clinical herbalist, on a tour of Companion Plants property and medicinal plant greenhouse to learn all about common culinary herbs and how they can be used beyond flavoring food for support of wellness. Learn how to plant, grow, propagate, harvest, and dry these delicious herbs. We will also learn about standard herbal preparations and have tea tastings so you can experience the wonders of the culinary garden first hand! Participants will receive 25% off Companion Plants greenhouse purchases and $10 off herbal consultations with Erika Galentin. Space is limited to 30 participants. Tickets are available at here: EVENTBRITE.