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Holistic Health, Herbal, Aromatherapy, Sustainability, & Other "Green" Events

A list of upcoming events related to holistic health... As the CIO at I am pretty fortunate to get to attend or at least hear about a lot of wonderful webinars, conferences, and other learning opportunities! These events are just a few of my favorites that are related - somehow - to holistic health, sustainability, green living, nutrition etc. Feel free to add events!


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Join ACHS President and Aromatherapy Expert Dorene Petersen and ACHS CSO and Master Gardener Erika Yigzaw for a fun day dedicated to lavender!
In this unique hands-on workshop, we will harvest and distill fresh lavender.
WHEN: Saturday, July 16, 2016 from 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. PDT
WHERE: Sherwood Lavender Farm, 21505 SW Chapman Road, Sherwood, OR 97140
COST: $106.49
Dorene Petersen, BA, Dip.NT, Dip.Acu, RH (AHG) is President of American College of Healthcare Sciences (ACHS) in Portland, OR., a DEAC accredited distance education institution offering certificate, undergraduate and graduate degree programs in holistic health. Dorene has over 35 years of clinical teaching and lecturing experience in aromatherapy and other holistic health subjects. She has presented papers on essential oils and clinical aromatherapy at the International Federation of Essential Oils and Aroma Trades Annual Conference (IFEAT) in California, USA; the Aroma Environment Association of Japan (AEAJ) in Tokyo, Japan; among others. Dorene currently serves as Chair of the Aromatherapy Registration Council (ARC).
Erika Yigzaw, B.Com, LL.B. (Hons), MG, is Chief Strategy Officer and adjunct faculty member at ACHS. She holds a Bachelors Degree (B.Com) in Commerce (Economics major) from the University of Otago; an LL.B. (first professional law degree) from the University of Otago Law School; New Zealand, and completed the Master Gardener program through Oregon State University in 2008. She is also a 2014 Certified Primal Blueprint Expert. Erika owns and runs Sherwood Lavender Farm following sustainable and low-input farming practices

Aromatherapy Essential Oils for Memory Retention

Eventbrite - American College of Healthcare Sciences presents Aromatherapy Essential Oils for Memory Retention - Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - Find event and ticket information.

Conference & Events

The AHNA is non-profit educational organization interested in holistically-oriented healthcare throughout the world. AHNA supports the education of nurses, allied health practitioners, and the general public on health-related issues

A new look for Natural Products Expo & Engredea?

Our 2016 Education Conference focuses on these main themes: Supplement Opportunities, Climate Friendly Foods, Mindful Leadership, Natural Storytelling, and Nutrition Science. Upgrade your Exhibit Hall Pass to include one or more of our education offerings! *Pricing below is in addition to your Exhibit Hall Pass

You’ve probably noticed that we’ve gone through a re-fresh of the look and feel of our website. This new design will flow across our trusted family of brands as New Hope Natural Media becomes New Hope Network.

Annual AHG Symposium

Announcing: The American Herbalists Guild 27th Annual Symposium CONNECTING TO OUR ROOTS The American Herbalists Guild is pleased to present their 27th Annual Symposium: Connecting to Our Roots, to be held September 29 – October 3, 2016 in Seven Springs, PA. The 27th Annual Symposium hosts some of the world’s leading herbal educators, delivering cutting edge presentations on a wide range of topics in herbal medicine.

National Association for Holistic Aromatherapy - Beyond Aromatics Conference

OCT. 20 - 23, 2016 - University of Utah Conference Center & Botanical Garden, Salt Lake City, Utah




Based on extensive member feedback, the 2016 UNPA Members’ Retreat will be held May 24-26, 2016, at the exceptional Mauna Lani Bay Hotel & Bungalows, just north of Kailua Kona on the Big Island of Hawai’i. Note: The UNPA Members Retreat is open to UNPA members and invited guests only.


Northern California Women's Herbal Symposium

Northern California Women's Herbal Symposium

Three times a year women from many backgrounds of life gather together in great celebration for four full days of inspiring Herbal and Sustainability classes, gourmet vegetarian meals, talented campfire capers, amazing handcrafted marketplace items, Rites-of-Passage Ceremonies, powerful campfire drumming and dancing, refreshing swimming hole dips, and conversations with remarkable & inspiring women!

Metabolism, Diet and Disease Conference

BioMed Central will host the second biennial Metabolism, Diet and Disease: Cancer and metabolism conference on 28 th to 30 th May 2014 in Washington DC, USA. Please note that there has been a recent change of venue and we are delighted to be returning to the Georgetown University Hotel & Conference Center.

Womens Conference | Retreats for Women | Herbal Conference | SE Wise Women

Newsletter Sign Up Southeast Wise Women * 877.739.6636 (877.SEWOMEN) * 17 Benchmark Road, Black Mountain, NC 28711 * Website Development by Creative Original Online Marketing * Site Design by Rudisill Graphic Design




"Biomedical Treatment for Autism Spectrum Disorders"
Thu, May 9, 7:00pm – 8:30pm
"New Seasons Market, Happy Valley, 15861 SE Happy Valley Town Center DR, Happy Valley, OR 97086" (map)
"with Dr. Valerie LaRosa, ND — Join us to hear the current, evidence-based understanding of the causes of autism, and learn how an individualized assessment of metabolic, gastrointestinal, immune and nervous system functioning can help us create a customized plan of healing. "

Events Sponsored by the Oregon Association of Naturopathic Physicians

Alternative & Natural Medicine Doctors from OANP - Oregon Association of Naturopathic Physicians

Attend health classes and support groups throughout San Diego. Scripps Health hosts a range of health and wellness events, including parenting classes.

Integrative Healthcare Symposium

Learn, Engage and Improve your Patients' Overall Health

Midwest Women's Herbal Conference

The Midwest Women's Herbal Conference focuses on herbs, traditional food and women's community. The conference is steeped in the wise woman tradition.

Food As Medicine – The Center for Mind-Body Medicine

The Food As Medicine training's remarkable faculty includes the country’s leading lifestyle medicine clinicians and researchers.




The NHAA is professional association representing herbalists and those interested in herbal medicine. Here you will find information and resources for practitioner members including the Australian Journal of Medical Herbalism (AJMH), information for the public, and much more.

Southwest Symposium

The Southwest Symposium integrative medicine conference provides continuing education for acupuncturists, massage therapists, nurses, and naturopaths.

Free Webinars from Terry Talks Nutrition

Topics include fertility, kids health and more.

AAPNA | Association of Ayurvedic Professionals of North America, Inc.

Namaste and welcome to the official website of AAPNA -- Association of Ayurvedic Professionals of North America, Inc. AAPNA, a 501c6 non-profit corporation based in Pennsylvania, is a global community of ayurvedic and integrative medicine health professionals with the common goals of growing Ayurveda and uniting ayurvedic and integrative medicine health professionals, students, academic institutes, and corporations throughout North America and internationally.