Herbal Education

Whether you are just getting started in herbalism or have been exploring this natural path for some time,
you might realize that there are several directions to take in herbal education! Perhaps you are interested in opening up an herb shop or selling your own natural body care products. Maybe your passion is for people, and therefore your desire is to become a community herbalist. Or maybe you wish to study herbalism to benefit your own family’s health and well being.

The Herbal Academy

Follow your calling, and match up your personal or career goals with the Herbal Academy’s unique Herbalist Paths. These discounted training packages are designed to help guide you in your journey and your educational needs!

With roots in greater Boston, the Herbal Academy is an international school of herbal arts and sciences dedicated to teaching and promoting a lifestyle of wellness and vitality through the use of herbs, sound nutrition, and optimal health practices. The Academy offers high quality, affordable distance learning
herbal programs to empower their students at the introductory, intermediate and advanced levels. It celebrates the community-centered spirit of herbalism by collaborating with a wide diversity of herbalists to create training programs that present many herbal traditions and points of view.

Infuse your life with your herbal education when choosing the Family Herbalist Path, prepare for a business start-up in the Entrepreneur Herbalist Path, or learn how to work with clients professionally through the Clinical Herbalist Path.

If you would like, you can preview a lesson here…

Preview Lesson from the Introductory Herbal Course

“My belief is that it’s the caring of the healer that’s most important, but no one’s going to be able to test for that.”
~ Stephen Buhner, herbalist

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"The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest his patient in the care of the human frame, in diet and in the cause and prevention of disease" ~ Thomas Jefferson