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Wise Healing Ways of Herbal Medicine

Classes continue with Anya in Palo Alto until March, 2018.

Session 1 and 2 ~ January 15
Herbal Medicine As A Wise Healing Tradition
4 and 5 elements theory
Taste, color, smell, energy and signature of plants

Session 3 ~ January 22
Spring Season Wood Element Liver Health
Theory of wind related illnesses
Spring herbs, season of cleansing and
planning, inspiration, moving energy

Session 4 ~ January 29
Summer Fire Element Cardiovascular Health
Blood purifying plants, fertility, passion, joy, full
potential tonics, sexuality and sensuality
Open heart tonics, body as temple herbal care

Sessions 5 ~ February 5
Autumn Metal Element
Respiratory system, maturity, skin health,
prevention and treatment of respiratory illnesses, treatment of dry pattern, elimination and intuition

Session 6 ~ February 12
Winter Water Element
Kidney and hormonal systems: Will power, warmth, bone and dental health, mood support, sleep and energy aids, postpartum care, understanding and supporting the circle of dying and birthing

Session 7 ~ February 19
Perehod- Transition
Earth element digestive system
Pregnancy, growth and development, digesting the world, mothering, nurture and nourishment

Sessions 8 ~ February 26
Medicine Making
Tinctures, decoctions, teas, oils and salves

Session 9 ~ March 5
Introduction To Shamanic and Visionary Plants, Esoteric and Spiritual Herbal Medicine

Session 10 ~ Saturday March 17
Spring Medicine Herbal Walk
and An Herbal Feast

World Massage Techniques ~ Workshops in April, 2018

Learn effective ways of bodywork from around the globe, authentic medicines that have worked for centuries.

Monday evenings from 6-8pm
Fee: $120 for all 3 sessions or $50 per each individual session

  • April 2nd ~ Siberian Honey Massage: most powerful lymphatic drainage massage
  • April 9th ~ Asian Gua-Sha: ancient scraping massage used to move stuck energy, blood, emotion and the best chronic pain treatment
  • April 16th ~ Mexican Rebozo (swaddling) Massage: An ancient deeply relaxing and nourishing technique that helps relieve back and neck pain, relax joints, release tension and activate stagnant energy in the body. Rebozo session is presented by friends from Postpartum Sealing Ceremony

To find out more about Anya's teaching focus, please watch this video.

Women’s Healing Intensive: Going Deeper

3 days 3 nights of deep healing, meditative work open to 20 women

April 23-25, 2018: Contact Anya to discuss your interest


This is very much a soul journey, many deep questions will be answered, paths restored, strength returned, beauty appreciated, earth will bless and love will penetrate and heal.

“Life is too short not to blossom.”         —AT

Approximate Schedule TBA

Food ~ made by Earth and Love with herbs and prayers

Location ~ Wilbur Hot Springs


We require a personal interview with Anya before processing your registration. Please contact Anya below, to schedule.