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.
Learn responsive birth support in 4 days. Team-taught by world class faculty since 1988.
Thursday-Sunday, July 25-28, 2019
Please contact us directly for more information on our Course Assistant positions.
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 recipes.
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.
Promote nurturing touch and communication between caregivers and infants in 4 days with AIAM experienced trainer.
Thursday-Sunday, August 1-4, 2019
Registration Deadline: July 1, 2019
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.
Join us at Bastyr University for an exciting, educational and fun taste of what it’s like to be a naturopathic medical student. Early Bird Registrations ends July 1!
Experience Bastyr's unique programs through a day of discussion, presentations and interactive demonstrations.
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 explore and learn about plant fragrances and odors and what they are saying!
Spend a week at Bastyr University studying strategies designed to improve PD outcomes.
Did you know that you (the general public) can take many of the University's regular academic courses, assuming extra seats are available and you have the required prerequisites?
You can either audit classes or take them for credit. These 11-week classes, usually held on weekdays, are available in the nutrition, culinary arts, exercise science, health psychology and herbal sciences programs.