About This Course

Iconic and masterful herbal practitioners and teachers from the North and South of the United States, Matthew Wood and Phyllis D. Light (author of  Southern Folk Medicine) meet online to guide you through the fundamentals of holistic herbal evaluation.

The first Curriculum Classes are:

Legal and Ethical Implication

Holism versus Reductionism in Assessment 

Energetic and Constitutional Assessment.

Then, a second monthly classes is added in which a volunteer client will be evaluated by Matthew and Phyllis demonstrating the principles taught in the previous class. These Clinical Application Classes will be held on the 4th Wednesday of the month.

Other Curriculum Class titles in this  12 - month course (held on the 2nd Wednesday of the month)

  • Tastes, Pharmacology, Energetics and Using the Herbal Repertory
  • Selecting the Remedies for the Case
  • Assessment from the Blood and Circulation 
  • Assessment from the Face and Color 
  • Intro. to Tongue Diagnosis 
  • Assessment from the Mind, Emotions and Will
  • Assessment from the Digestive Tract
  • Reading Blood Tests

There will be a minimum of 42 hours of instruction for the entire course!

  • 2 Expert Teachers
  • No travel costs
  • Certificate of Completion Available
  • Live Q&A's

Join live classes from your computer, tablet or smartphone. 

Enjoy class recordings at your convenience!

The Details...

*3 classes in this time period (6 hours)

Sept.  - 1, 2- hour class

Oct   .- 1, 2- hour class

Nov . - 1, 2- hour class

*18 classes in this time period (36 hours)

Dec. 2018 - Aug. 2019 - 2, 2-hour classes


In the 12-month period

21 classes total

At least 42 hours of content

At $54 per month  you will have access to the content that is available while you are subscribed. If you cancel, you no longer have access to past or future content. Unsubscribe at any time. See FAQ for more details.

*Classes are subject to change.

Recommended reading:

Traditional Western Herbalism and Pulse Evaluation

Southern Folk Medicine by Phyllis Light

Course curriculum

Includes Career Prep., Clinical Skills, Basic Human Sciences