Supplement Savvy: For Knowledgeable Health Providers & Consumers with Ellen Kamhi
We have a choice of where to get our supplements. For Herbalists – the BEST choice is often wildcrafting in your local natural habitat. However, there are times when we may wish to use a commercially available herb or nutraceutical. Let’s make INFORMED Choices!
Class Meets: Live Online Via Zoom
Level: All Levels
3 CEUs are available to (Acupuncturists?), Massage Therapists, Dietitians, Nurses & Midwives in the state of Florida through CE Broker for students who successfully complete the course through attendance and submission of assignments. To add CEU credits to your enrollment, click here. An additional $15 educational credit processing fee will apply.
We have a choice of where to get our supplements. For Herbalists- the BEST choice is often wildcrafting in your local natural habitat. However, there are times when we may wish to use a commercially available herb or nutraceutical. Let’s make INFORMED Choices!
LEARN and SHARE:
• Herb Label Reading- Tincture or Extract? *
• Dried Herb Equivalent? *
• Best time to take different kinds of vitamins and minerals *
• Which supplements to take together or separately to support absorption *
• Additives- Mag Stearate, Benzoate? *
• Best and worst forms of EACH supplement *
• GMO status of supplements *
• Drug-Herb- supplement interactions *
• Drug nutrient Depletions
Learn the ‘rules of thumb’ about the best way to use different kinds of herbs, vitamins, minerals and nutraceuticals. Topics that can be ‘legally’ discussed with clients in a practice vs a store setting, such as nutrients that are documented to be depleted when using particular pharmaceuticals, and the importance of repletion.
Ellen Kamhi, Ph.D., RN, AHG, AHN-BC is a wildcrafting intuitive herbalist and is adept at radionics and dowsing. She is a mentor with AHG (American Herbalist Guild) and takes herbalists through the process of becoming AHG(RH) certified. Ellen teaches in conventional educational settings, mainstream medical schools, and universities, as well as with master traditional healers from a variety of cultures. “It has been my honor to have studied with indigenous and master herbalists, such as JAMBA of the MAROONS in Jamaica, Michael Moore, and Mimi Kemp in Bisbee Arizona, SONIA in Santa Cruz Mexico, Dr. Bernard Jensen, and a vast array of advanced herbalists.”
As a leader in the herbal nutraceutical industry, Dr. Kamhi is recognized as a consultant specializing in regulatory issues, formulation, and product education. She is a professional member of the American Herbalist Guild (AHG(RH)), nationally board certified as a holistic nurse (AHN-BC), and is a medical school instructor in botanical pharmacology, and author of many books, including The Natural Medicine Chest. She offers online/on-ground CE-approved Herbal Certification Programs and leads www.EcotoursForCures.com to experience shamanic healing traditions in indigenous areas of the world. She is on the Peer Review Editorial Board of several journals/organizations, including Alternative Therapies in Health and Medicine, Natural Medicine Journal, Natural Standard Database.
Dr. Kamhi educates professionals and consumers about how to care for themselves Naturally! Her blog is recognized by Newsmax among the Top 100 Health Blogs in the country. http://www.newsmax.com/