Jun
29
Saturday, 2019
Community Education
Join Dave Boehnlein, co-author of Practical Permaculture, for a fun workshop exploring the nuts and bolts of permaculture design!
Jul
12
Friday, 2019
Continuing Education
Most of the restrictions in the body develop as a response to some form of trauma in the life of the client (including prenatal experiences). In CranioSacral Levels 1 and 2, the focus is on a biomechanical/structural approach to releasing...
Jul
13
Saturday, 2019
Community Education
Come explore the botanical world around us! Using simple terms, the course will introduce diverse and practical ways to classify and recognize plants. You will gain valuable knowledge on 20 of the most important plant families from the Pacific...
Jul
17
Wednesday, 2019
Community Education
Interacting with plants and gardens is a modality that has been used for hundreds of years to assist in healing. More recently, research has demonstrated benefits including decreased healing time after surgery, decreased levels of cortisol the...
Jul
20
Saturday, 2019
Community Education
This course will teach you to identify interesting structures that occur in certain plant species and families that point to the presence of interesting, unusual, toxic and medicinal elements or metabolites.
Jul
27
Saturday, 2019
Community Education
Traditional practices collect them in teas, tinctures, herb bitters, balms, lotions and sunscreens, all of which have specific purposes and effects. We will demonstrate a few of them, the easy ones you can do yourself at home by following safe...
Aug
01
Thursday, 2019
Continuing Education
Understanding the brain as an electric system and understanding the nuclei that are involved with the stress cascade gives us the opportunity to release their static electricity - also known as trauma.
Aug
03
Saturday, 2019
Community Education
This course introduces five important pigments of plants. We will collect flowers and foliage for the lab where we will extract and characterize these pigments and stain oil, soap, textiles and make a plant-based tannin ink.
Aug
10
Saturday, 2019
Community Education
For most living beings smells are more important signals than the audio-visual world we live in. In more than one way, plants communicate with themselves, insects and even with you through fragrant flowers, foliage and even fragrant roots. Come...
Aug
18
Sunday, 2019
Community Education
Spend a week at Bastyr University studying strategies designed to improve PD outcomes.