This course will cover how to incorporate holistic herbal healing into your everyday lifestyle so your children will avoid unnecessary or repeated illness. If you are a parent or caregiver and would like to learn more about holistic herbal healing for children this course is for you. This is a 6 month self paced course. Courses will be emailed to you twice weekly you have 6 months to complete the coursework for certification
This course will also include information on how to live a more balanced natural lifestyle, how to be your own home healer and what it means to be a healer for your family, herbal healing solutions for common childhood ailments that incorporate modern and traditional therapies, and when to contact your child's Doctor.
The children's herbal remedies studied in this course are safe and gentle.
Holistic Wellness Lesson 1
This lesson will cover holistic health & wellness for children,How to choose a pediatrician, involving your child in holistic wellness activities, When to see your pediatrician.
Making Herbal Remedies For Children Lesson 2
This lesson will cover Dosages, how to make, herbal pops, herb candy, infusions,poultices,powders,sun extracts, salves, electuarys, decoctions, syrups, teas, baths, steams, tonics,& tinctures
Herbal First Aid Lesson 3
Herbal First Aid: skin injuries & irritations, minor wounds, skin infection,herbal baths, minor burns, bites & stings bumps, poison ivy, swimmer's ear, wilderness first aid, bruises, strains,muscle soreness & cramps, sprains, when to contact a doctor.
Common Infant Ailments Lesson 4
This lesson will have natural solutions for diaper rash, colic, teething, ear aches,cradle cap, relaxing sleep herbs for infants, infant massage, herbal and lifestyle strategies for "taking care of you" during stressful times.
Fevers Lesson 5
Fevers defined; Holistic and herbal recommendations, safety, when to call a doctor, calming herbs, gentle fever reducing herbs, upset stomach & nausea, achy-ness, infection, herbal baths, nursing Mom's
Colds and Flu Lesson 6
Prevention, Natural Remedy & nutritional recommendations, Herbal Remedies;relaxing ,digestive,cough formula,sore throat, antimicrobial,respiratory, warming, adaptogens,infection preventative, expectorants,diaphoretics, nourishing, oil, tea, steams, baths,
Constipation Lesson 7
This lesson will cover factors that contribute constipation, nutritional, lifestyle,herbal solutions,powders, teas, infusions, creative recipes to add herbs to the diet that prevent/aid constipation,emotional aspects that may contribute, specific safe her
Diarrhea Lesson 8
Causes & symptoms. When to seek a Doctor, Recommendations. Herbal; astringent, inflammation reducers, soothing, infection fighters, bulking, teas, infusions, salve,IBS. homeopathic, nutritional, and lifestyle.
Attention Disorders Lesson 9
Behavior disorders, ADHD, herbal, nutritional, and lifestyle protocols. Parent's role, massage and aromatherapy.
Balance for yourself and family Lesson 10
How to create balance for yourself and family, hands on exercise