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Ancestral, Folk & Indigenous Herbalism & Healing

UNM Taos College Class

Fridays 12-2:30pm Spring Semester

(January-May must enroll through UNM Taos)


Ancestral, Folk & Indigenous Apprenticeship of Medicine


2 days a week, 3-day intensives every month excursions, apprentice of medicine direct work-study (250+ hours)

Wednesdays 5:30-7:30 and Sundays 10am-2:30

Topics: Herbalism, Food as Medicine, Medicine Making, Growing Food and Medicine Techniques (Southwest permaculture), Ecuadorian Movement and Meditations, Curanderismo, Bodywork, Stone Therapy, Lakota Song, Healing with sound

Teachers: Emigdio Ballon, Henriette Gomez,  Ana Chavez, Howard Badhand, Karen Miranda, Lucy McCall, Henrietta Gomez, Tonita Gonzales, Rita Navarette, Morgaine Witriol and More


Folk, Farm & Forest Youth Camp

June 17-21 and 24-28 2019

Ages 9-17  9-2:30

 Focus on permaculture, medicinal plants, folk traditions, music, storytelling, adventure 

Teachers: TBD

2018’s Teachers: Margaret Garcia, Miguel Santistevan, Henrietta Gomez, Alexandra Grajeda, Morgaine Witriol