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Building Plant Relations
Pacific Rim College
229-560 Johnson Street
Victoria, BC V8W 3C6
250-483-2119 (phone)
Event Start Date: 03-17-2018
Event End Date: 03-18-2018

Event Start Time: 9:00 AM
Event Duration: 15 hours

Event Topic: Supplements & Herbs
Organization: Pacific Rim College
Instructor: Yarrow Willard

Event Description

Course Information

In this 2-day intensive, Herbalist Yarrow Willard will dive deep into the world of communication and relationship building with plants and the natural world.

Often in the education process, there is much learning of theoretical information and practical skills, but a lack of development in an internal language of listening directly to what our sensory perceptions are telling us. When we start to hone these skills, we build more confidence and trust in ourselves as practitioners, healers and caretakers of our community and the planet we live on.

This class will be a mix of experiential practices, ancient wisdom teachings, new-edge science, medicine crafting and sensory perception awakening. Yarrow will weave together a variety of concepts and practices that bridge our understanding of how to build and strengthen healthy living systems and relationships within ourselves and plant communities.

Day one

– Understanding plant families and communities
– Energetics of plant parts
– Plant Communication channels
– Communication within Bacteria, Fungi and other organisms
– Collaboration vs. Competition conversation in Nature
– Sensory perception Channels
– Blind Plant tasting, smelling, feeling and sampling with tinctures, powders and dried plants
– Fox Walk and Eagle Eyes, Plant Sit with after class Homework practice

Day Two

– Fractal Mapping Systems and Energetic Patterns (Unraveling the codes found in overlapping wholistic diagnostic systems)
– Natures Rhythms and Seasonal Attunement
– Understanding Health, Disease, Flow and Stagnation
– Wild Foraging Ethics for sustainability and working with the vibrational aspects of Medicine Crafting
– Blind Plant blending experiment
– Plant Medicine Crafting best practices with Q&A and samples

Course Instructor

Yarrow Willard is a Clinical/Master Herbalist and co-visionary of the Harmonic Arts Botanical Dispensary. Raised by herbalist parents, he has been immersed in the world of plant medicine since before he was born and is continually updating his knowledge with the growing edge science of reclaiming wellness. Yarrow shares health empowering practices and teachings through advanced nutrition and cultivating a deeper connection with the natural world.

Course Dates

Saturday and Sunday, March 17-18, 2018, 9:00am-5:00pm

Course Tuition

Regular – $300 (Early Bird – $285, until January 15)
Students* – $275 (Early Bird – $250, until January 15)
PRC Alumni – $285 (Early Bird – $265, until January 15)
*PRC diploma students will receive 1 NU/WHS academic credit for this workshop.

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