Learning the Basics of Herbal Medicine Part 2 (Herbal Medicine Series #4)


Join us for an experiential and informative talk on incorporating herbal medicine into your lifestyle. This talk is a continuation of Learning the Basics of Herbal Medicine Part 1 and will cover different herbs and explore their applications for use in and on the body. This talk offers gems for new and seasoned herbalists alike! We will discuss some back-to-nature home remedies and effective herbal medicines (including kitchen vegetables, spices, well known herbal medicines and wild plants) for common family health issues and ways of using herbal medicines in your home for common first aid, topical applications and medicinal uses. There will be an opportunity to ‘sample the flavours’ of some gentle herbs during this talk, so bring a spoon and a drinking mug! (Note that it is not necessary to attend Learning the Basics of Herbal Medicine Part 1 in order to attend Part 2.)

This workshop belongs to a four-part Herbal Medicine Series we are offering with instructor Katolen Yardley. Register for all four workshops at checkout and receive 15% off! 

About the Instructor

Katolen Yardley, MNIMH, RH (AHG) is a medical herbalist and nature knower with over 20 years of clinical and herbal medicine making experience in private practice in Vancouver, BC. She enjoys providing people with tools for optimal health through inspiration and education. She is the author of the “Good Living Guide to Natural and Herbal Remedies” (August 2016) and current president of the Canadian Herbalist’s Association of British Columbia. She is a clinic supervisor at Dominion Herbal College and adjunct faculty at Boucher Naturopathic College and offers seminars to the general public. Visit www.katolenyardley.com for more information.


UBC Farm | 3461 Ross Drive

Date and Time

Wednesday, October 17 | 7 pm – 9 pm (2 hours)


$29 ($25 for registered students – valid student ID is required) + GST

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