Learn at home at your own pace

Susun offers four different courses, each of which explores a different aspect of herbal medicine.

  ABC of Herbalism is a double-length course that guides you in the wise use of 52 herbs. You'll make teas, infusions, tinctures, vinegars, oils, honeys, poultices, soups, and beauty aids. You'll learn how to use herbs to build powerful immunity, boost nutrition, increase energy, and help ease problems of menopause, menstruation, asthma, allergies, cancer, headaches, heart disease, joint pain, obesity, sleep problems, more. Develop a relationship with a green ally. Includes 52 projects, herbals, books, tapes, talk time, more.
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  Green Witch course helps you develop personal power in relationship to plants and the planet. You'll prepare an herbal first-aid kit, encounter your Goddess archetype, work with your menstrual/ menopausal energies, create rituals, and learn Wise Woman ways of living and healing. Includes 26 projects, books, tapes, talk time, gifts, more.
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  Green Allies course goes deeply into plant magic and plant medicine by way of one plant, your green ally. This ally (and your project assignments) teaches you the basics of herbal medicine and the language of plants. If you want to connect with plant spirits, fairies, and devas, if you want to make medicines, if you yearn to discover the deep magic of green blessings, this course is for you." Includes 26 projects, field guide, books, tapes, talk time, more.
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  Spirit & Practice of the Wise Woman Tradition course is designed for those who wish to help others, including their own families. It guides you in understanding the Three Traditions of Healing and the Seven Medicines. You will gain confidence in working with energy medicine, diagnosis, lifestyle medicines, herbal medicines, and even drug-like medicines. Includes 26 projects, books, tapes, more.
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Distance learning

Personal Mentorship with Susun Weed
If you're ready to go deeper with your herbal studies, join Susun on her new Mentorship website. Get new content weekly such as the expanded herbal ezine, replays of teleseminars, videos, audio of Susuns past lectures, many articles by Susun, and even personal one on one mentorship from Susun.

* Five New Online Courses Open for Enrollment!
Easy Herbal Medicine & Natural Remedies in under 30 minutes per week! - New short videos and audios each week totaling less than 30 minutes, for a fast, easy way to incorporate herbal medicine into your life.
Nourishing Herbal Infusions: Drink Your Way to Health - Protect your family simply and safely the Wise Woman Way with natural health remedies that are inexpensive and easy to make.
  A Cancer Diagnosis? Help Yourself the Wise Woman Way - Safe simple ways to help you survive and thrive after a Cancer diagnosis.
  Happy Knees - This is a course for those with sore, cranky knees and other joints.
  Adaptogens: Herbs for Energy, Longevity, and Optimum Health - Feeling stressed? Need more energy? 60 easy video lessons on the benefits of embracing Adaptogenic foods and herbs.

Courses at Wise woman university
Menpausal Allies (ongoing registration) - is an online course for every woman who wants to nourish herself, her bones, her heart, and her libido during and after menopause with simple, safe complementary, integrative, and alternative medicines. Eight week online course, include three prerecorded teleseminars, pdf lessons and assignments, and personal mentorship from Susun Weed at WWU classroom forum. - Learn more here

Your Healthy Vagina & Cervix (ongoing registration) - Get to know your vagina and cervix, prevent or treat any problems that may arise there. Includes all modalities of health care; homeopathy, herbal medicine, drugs, surgery, energy medicine, lifestyle changes, diet and exercise. It is suitable for those primarily concerned with self-care as well as for those interested in helping others. - Learn more here

Herbal First Aid (ongoing registration) - online course with Susun Weed. One of the easiest ways to develop a relationship with healing herbs is to use them externally to deal with small injuries such as scrapes, cuts, burns, bruises, muscle aches and swelling, insect bites and stings, and itching, and then to expand on our simple herbal first aid for everyday aches in the teeth, stomach, head, and uterus. Eight week online course with Susun Weed includes: lessons and assignments in pdf, two pre-recorded teleseminars, and personal mentorship with Susun via online classroom. Plus a bonus gift from Susun to you: two full length audio lectures: “Herbs for Injuries” and "Using Herbs Simply and Safely" - Learn more here

A Healthy Heart
Embark on your heart healing journey from the comfort of your home - at your own pace with guidance from health expert Susun Weed. The goal of this course is twofold: 1. To introduce you to some herbal allies that I hope will become life-long friends, and 2. To help you help yourself, and others, have a healthy heart without drugs. You will learn how to eat for your heart, how to choose herbs for your heart, and what to say to doctors pushing drugs.
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Live Workshops

April 27: Hands-on Spring Tonics
Join Susun for a wild ramble as we encounter and learn how to use the special green allies of spring. We will talk about and taste lots of tonics. We will explore nettle soup, bite buds, pick and eat a wild salad, smell roots, laugh, and think green!

April 28: Woodland Wonders
Join Susun for a wild ramble as we encounter and learn about ramps, brassicas, dwarf ginseng and rare spring flowers

May 18:Plant Spirit Medicine
Learn from the fairies, devas and plant spirits.

May 19: Hands-on Herbal First-Aid
What do you do when you, or the ones you love, get cut, burned, scraped, stung, bitten, or bruised? How do you handle rashes, poison ivy, tick bites, snake bites and other nasties? A great class for anyone who spends time outside: children, beginners, and seasoned pros alike.

June 22: Hands-on: The Great Remedies
Right now is the time to harvest the great remedies, the ones I rely on routinely, year after year, the mainstay allies, the ones who do so much. Roll up your sleeves, grab your basket, put on your sunhat and find your scissors, it's time to harvest and dry herbs for teas and infusions. Time to make herbal tinctures, vinegars, honeys, and oils.

June 23: Tree Medicines in Your Hands
I love trees. Don't you? Wander with me in the forest, learning from and about the Standing People, the trees, and their allies, the mushrooms and their mycelia. Oak, ash, linden, birch, willow, maple, beech . .

August 10: More Hands-on Great Remedies
Identify , harvest, prepare and use great herbal remedies. Which of the great remedies will we play with today? Nettle, motherwort, red clover, yarrow, burdock, comfrey, plantain, linden, St. Joan's wort, and so many more want our attention. The days are independent, but complementary.

August 11: Hands-on Holy Ferment
Before there were tinctures, there were herbal wines and beers. Before there were refrigerators, there were lacto-fermented foods of all kinds: pickles, miso, kefir, yogurt, sauerkraut, kimchi, and more. Join me in celebrating the old ways and learning how easy and satisfying it is to make your own. Fermented foods of all kinds feed gut flora that keep us happy and healthy. Students are welcome to take home starter cultures from my mothers. Everyone welcome.

Sept 28: Adaptogens
Think Better, live longer, feel great, adopt adaptogens.

Sept 29: Hands-on Magical Plants
Some herbs are medicine, and some are food. And some change our minds. Throughout the world, magical and mind-altering plants are the first plants studied by those who wish to be healers and helpers. This is one of the hidden secrets of Western herbalism.

Oct 26: Hands-on Digging Roots and Harvesting Seeds
Come get your hands dirty as we dig burdock, yellow dock, teasel, dandelion, and/or chicory and make herbal medicines. We will create tinctures and vinegars, dry and infuse roots. We will find ourselves deeply grounded and loving the Earth. As the days shorten and the nights get chilly, plants start to store up medicine and food in their roots.

Oct 27: Hands-on Cold and Flu Remedies
Here come colds, the flu, coughs, congestion, sore throats, and all the ways that winter can whomp you. Whomp back with simple, safe, effective herbs. Learn how to tell the difference between hot colds and cold colds, and the best ways to counter them. A great class for beginners with plenty to excite more experienced folk.