Continuing Education Opportunities For Practitioners


For those interested in continuing education, we've created this page to list upcoming events you may enjoy participating in.


"Holistic medicine can be a great adjunct to traditional veterinary medicine, especially for cases involving chronic pain or chronic illnesses that aren't responding well to traditional treatments."


-Dr. Brooke Groskopf


Best Friends Animal Society Veterinarian





VBMA Webinar - Mastering the Sense of Taste


Wednesday, December 5th 2018


Featuring Drs. Ihor Basko and Connie DiNatale, who will be discussing the use of the sense of taste as applied to food therapy and plant identification.


Registration now open!




ACVBM 2019 Annual Conference


June 6th, 2019

Wheaton College, MA


Held one day before the International Herb Symposium so you can easily attend both events. The featured speaker is Jill Stansbury, ND, a licensed naturopathic physician and an accomplished writer/author, speaker, and teacher. Six hours of lecture will include topics such as Longevity Tonics, Problems with Proton Pump Inhibitors, Botanical Influences on Leaky Gut Herbal and Medicines for Pain Management.


Registration will be open soon.


The College of Integrative Veterinary Therapies


CIVT provides world-leading education, including accredited post graduate qualifications in evidence-based natural medicine. By bridging cutting edge science and tradition, we help you to expand your treatment options to tackle your most challenging cases.  And whether you’re a veterinarian, veterinary technician or nurse, animal health professional or someone who wants to learn more, we have the right course for you!


CLICK HERE to view current course listings.



Herbalist & Alchemist's Herbal Salon with David Winston


Interactive Teleconference Seminars by David Winston


Many of our customers have expressed a wish to learn more about herbs from David, and yet are too busy running their businesses to take his two year herbal training program. David has found time in his schedule to offer those customers who have demonstrated a commitment to the Herbalist & Alchemist line the opportunity to expand their knowledge. The intimate online format allows David to address people's specific questions. These seminars are open to Practitioners and Health Food Stores’ Staff.


H&A customers who'd like an invitation, please contact Karen Tuorto


For those interested in taking David's two-year herbal training program, CLICK HERE.


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