Course Curriculum

  • 1
    Welcome to The People's Medicine School!
    • 2020 Welcome Video!
    • Welcome Module Instructions
    • General Course Information - Online & Immersion Camp
    • Travel and Lodging (Immersion Camp only)
    • Supplies & What To Bring (Online & Immersion Camp)
    • Course Agreements (Online & Immersion Camp)
    • Consent and Liability Form (Online & Immersion Camp)
    • How to use the Discussions Tab!
    • Zoom Session Schedule & Details
    • Zoom Best Practices
    • Welcome Form! please fill out ASAP!
    • PMS Private Facebook Group
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    May PMS Module
    • May Module Welcome and Instructions!
    • Herbal Foundations - Intro to Herbalism
    • Welcome to the Virtual Plant Introduction Series!
    • Virtual Plant Introduction - May Edition Themes
    • May Herbs - Chickweed
    • Chickweed Video
    • May Herbs - Cleavers
    • Cleavers Video
    • May Herbs - Dandelion
    • Dandelion Video
    • May Herbs - Nettle
    • Nettle Video
    • Medicine Making - Water-Based Preparations (part 1)
    • Medicine Making Video - Water-Based Preparations
    • BONUS! May Seasonal Recipes
    • Body System Overview - Urinary
    • Body System Overview - Lymphatic
    • Queering Herbalism Readings
    • Plant Partner Intro & May Relationship Building
    • Sensual Herb Session Intro and Instructions
    • May Engagement Exercises - Required for Certification
    • Sensual Herb Session Submission - Required for Certification
    • May Community Healing Session - Catchin a Vibe with Kwezt Kade
    • May Sharing Session - Online Cohort A
    • May Sharing Session - Online Cohort B
    • May Sharing Session - Online Cohort C
    • May Sharing Session - June Cohort
    • May Sharing Session - July Cohort
    • May Sharing Session - August Cohort
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    June PMS Module
    • June Module Welcome and Instructions!
    • Herbal Foundations- Herbal Energetics
    • Herbal Foundations - Elemental Spectrums
    • Herbal Foundations - The 12 Tastes
    • Virtual Plant Introduction - June Edition Themes
    • June Herbs - Comfrey
    • Comfrey Video
    • June Herbs - Plantain
    • Plantain Video
    • June Herbs - Violet
    • Violet Video
    • June Herbs - Yarrow
    • Yarrow Video
    • June Update on May Plants Video
    • Medicine Making - Oil-Based Preparations - Herb-Infused Oils
    • Medicine Making Video - Oil-Based Preparations - Herb-Infused Oils
    • BONUS! Medicine Making - Oil-Based Preparations - Salves
    • BONUS! June Seasonal Recipes
    • Body System Overview - Integumentary
    • Queering Herbalism Readings
    • Plant Partner- June Relationship Building
    • June Engagement Exercises - Required for Certification
    • Sensual Herb Session Submission - Required for Certification
    • June Community Healing Session - Vinyasa Yoga with Martissa Williams
    • June Sharing Session - Online Cohort A
    • June Sharing Session - Online Cohort A
    • June Sharing Session - Online Cohort C
    • June Sharing Session - July Cohort
    • June Sharing Session - August Cohort
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    July PMS Module
    • July Module Welcome and Instructions!
    • Virtual Plant Introduction - July Edition Themes
    • Herbal Foundations - Herbal Actions
    • Herbal Foundations - Herbal Actions BONUS Material - Foundational Herbcraft by jim mcdonald
    • July Herbs - Catnip
    • Catnip Video
    • July Herbs - Lemon Balm
    • Lemon Balm Video
    • July Herbs - Motherwort
    • Motherwort Video
    • July Herbs - Tulsi / Holy Basil
    • Tulsi Video
    • BONUS!! Traditional Iranian Medicine shared by Mandana Boushee
    • Medicine Making - Alcohol-Based Preparations
    • Medicine Making Video - Alcohol-Based Preparations
    • BONUS! July Seasonal Recipes
    • Body System Overview - Nervous
    • Queering Herbalism Readings
    • Plant Partner - July Relationship Building
    • July Engagement Exercises - Required for Certification
    • Sensual Herb Session Submission - Required for Certification
    • July Community Healing Session- impromptu amazingness with Sharon and Hannah!
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    August PMS Module
    • August Module Welcome and Instructions!
    • Herbal Foundations - Basic Botany
    • August Intro Video
    • August Herbs - Calendula
    • Calendula Video
    • August Herbs - Echinacea
    • Echinacea Video
    • August Herbs - Monarda
    • Monarda Video
    • August Herbs - Spilanthes
    • Spilanthes Video
    • Medicine Making - Flower Essences
    • Body System Overview - Immune
    • Queering Herbalism Readings
    • Plant Partner - August Relationship Building
    • August Engagement Exercises - Required for Certification
    • Sensual Herb Session Submission - Required for Certification
    • August Sharing Session - Online A
    • August Sharing Session - Online C
    • August Sharing Session - July Cohort
    • August Sharing Session - August Cohort
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    September PMS Module
    • September Module Welcome and Instructions!
    • Herbal Foundations - Herbal Formulation
    • Herbal Foundations - Herbal Formulation Graphic
    • Virtual Plant Introduction - September Edition Themes
    • September Herbs - Garlic
    • Garlic Video
    • September Herbs - Goldenrod
    • Goldenrod Video
    • September Herbs - Mullein
    • Mullein Video
    • September Herbs - Thyme
    • Thyme Video
    • Medicine Making - Vinegar-Based Preparations
    • Medicine Making - Honey-Based Preparations
    • BONUS! Fire Cider Oxymel recipe
    • Medicine Making Video - Vinegar- and Honey-Based Preparations
    • Body System Overview - Respiratory
    • Queering Herbalism Readings
    • BONUS! Poor People's Pharmacy Class Recording
    • Plant Partner - September Relationship Building
    • September Engagement Exercises - Required for Certification
    • Sensual Herb Session Submission - Required for Certification
    • BONUS! Decolonizing Indigo Class with Sarah Gotowka
    • September Community Healing Session with Berenice Dimas!
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    October PMS Module
    • October Module Welcome and Instructions!
    • October Herbs - Burdock
    • October Herbs - Elecampane
    • October Herbs - Marsh Mallow
    • October Herbs - Yellow Dock
    • Medicine Making - Water-Based Preparations (part 2)
    • Body System Overview - Digestive
    • PMS Final Project!
    • PMS Reflections... please share your feedback to help nurture the future of PMS
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    PMS Resources
    • Resources Welcome and Information!
    • Frequently Asked Questions!
    • Making PMS Work - Accessibility & Affordability of the Course
    • Resource List! BIPOC-centered Herbalists, Schools and Books
    • 2020 Cohort Directory - find out which Zoom Group you are in!
    • Queering Herbalism by Toi Scott
    • Foundational Herbcraft by jim mcdonald
    • Sensual Herb Session - for download and printing
    • Mosaic of Herbal Actions - Example and Blank form for printing
    • Final Project Requirements
    • All Checklist Printouts + Final Project!