Founded in 1953 by Dr. John R. Christopher
The School of Natural Healing
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Information About Our Courses
The School of Natural Healing offers courses through our five colleges:
Our popular Master Herbalist certification is offered by the College of Herbal Medicine.
We invite you to take some time to explore the courses offered within the colleges, and invite you to contact us if you have any questions.
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The introductory course in our program. This course is a pre-requisite for the Master Herbalist, Reflexology, Iridology, and Aromatherapy programs.
MASTER HERBALIST COURSES
If you have ever watched or listened to the commercials about prescription drugs and marveled at the number of common side effects, and thought "That's not for me", then this is the course for you. It teaches you every aspect of Herbology, including identification, horticulture, preparations, herbal chemistry, botany, nutrition, and More. When you complete these courses, you will be a Certified Master Herbalist through The School of Natural Healing.
This Program helps you develop the powerful tools needed to assess health conditions and stimulate the body to heal itself. Reflexology is the study of reflex points found throughout the body and how they can be used to enhance health. This course covers basic Herbalist, anatomy, physiology, and beginning to advanced reflexology techniques. Once you understand the basics of Reflexology, your own two hands will be the tools you use to help yourself and your family on the road to great health.
Traditional Iridology dates back at least 3,000 years in recorded history. It is based on the study of the iris of the human eye. The color, fiber structures and various other features seen in the iris reflect the individual's health condition and tendencies. This is the perfect study for those who want to become independent of the modern health care system. There are three levels to the Iridology Program:
The art and science of aromatherapy has been practiced for thousands of years. Aromatherapy is a fun and exciting way to improve your family's health as well as your own.
Certified Herbal Retailer
The Certified Herbal Retailer course is for retailers that want to be more informed, educated, and independent. This course explores important concepts in natural medicine, basic herbology, legal aspects of selling herbs, and contains information specifically for herbal retailers.
Homeopathy is a low-cost, nontoxic system of medicine used by hundreds or millions of people worldwide. It is particularly effective in treating chronic illnesses that fail to respond to conventional treatment, and is also a superb method of self-care for minor conditions such as the common cold and flu.