Welcome to the Florida School of Holistic Living
Educating Herbalists Globally (online) and Locally (in Central Florida) for over 20 years
Learn More About Our Programs
The Florida School of Holistic Living programming consists of our comprehensive three-part herbalism training that prepares students to become community herbal practitioners; in addition to: single live, online and in-person workshops, longer in-depth class series, and community events. We are the only herbalism school in Florida to offer CEUs (continuing education units) to Massage Therapists, Acupuncturists, Dietitians, Nurses, and Midwives licensed in the state, and CEUs are available on most of our courses. Beyond our regular class options, we host community herbal consultations, local weed walks, and are hosts of the Florida Herbal Conference.
Follow Your Plant Path
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Current Herbalist Trainings with Open Registration
Our three-part core curriculum guides you along your herbalism journey to becoming a Community Herbalist. Learn more about our Herbalist Trainings here or select the class you’re ready for below.
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Learn more about our Community Herbalist Training Programs
Featured Live Classes
Outside our Herbalist Training Program, we offer classes throughout the year intended for students of all levels of experience. All classes at the Florida School of Holistic Living are designed to support your education to a better quality of life, and most offer continuing education units for licensed Massage Therapists, Nurses, Midwives, Dietitians, and Acupuncturists. Below are our upcoming live in-person and online classes.
Coming Up with The Natural Nurse®
Dr. Ellen Kamhi, PhD & RN, teaches online with us throughout the year. Known as The Natural Nurse® she has extensive background and knowledge in holistic caretaking, health, and herbal remedies. Her classes make for excellent sources of continuing education for nurses, midwives, dietitians, massage therapists, and acupuncturists. CEUs are available on most of her classes when you select the CEU add-on at checkout.
See our full list of live classes.
Choose the one that’s best for you!
Discounted Tuition & On-Demand Sales
We offer early bird discounts on tuition for all our classes when you register before a certain date. And, throughout the year, we like to share select sales on our evergreen on-demand classes. Subscribe to our newsletter and follow us on Instagram and Facebook for announcements on ways to save!
And there’s more!
Online and In-Person Options, plus OnDemand classes.
The gifts of nature
and teachings of ancestors
bring us health and peace through
the challenges of modern life.
Dig your fingers in the soil with us,
and let’s plant seeds of healing together…
Free Video Classes available on YouTube!
Check out our monthly Plant Profiles, previous classes and class highlights, recipes, Q&A sessions, and much more on our YouTube channel!
We’ll See You In The Garden
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- Plant Profile: MarshmallowNative to Europe, it has also been naturalized in the Americas. As per its name, it grows in marshy habitats, the edges of wetlands, and disturbed areas. It is a perennial that grows 2-4 feet high and has several wooly stems. The leaves are usually 1-3 inches long and serrate; the flowers are purple in color and 1-2 inches in diameter.
- Plant Profile: Saw PalmettoThe Florida School of Holistic Living’s plant of the month for September 2022. Latin name: Serenoa repens, Uses: Berries!
- Plant Profile: GuavaThe Florida School of Holistic Living’s plant of the month for August 2022. Latin name: Psidium guajava.
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🌱Herbal School: in-person (Central Florida), home study, & distance learning, online, on demand + CEUs
🌿Host of the @floridaherbalconference 🌺🪴