Public Events

The content of these public events or classes does not necessarily represent or express the views of CSCH.

Nourishing The Addictive Person

Posted by on Apr 1, 2020 in Blog, Blog | Public Events | 0 comments

Nourishing The Addictive Person

PRESENTED BY | Cheyenne Brown, CH . . . April 17, 2020, Friday | 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm   I WAS ADDICTED TO FILLING A VOID WITHIN MYSELFWITH THINGS OTHER THAN MY OWN LOVE — YUNG PUEBLO What is addiction? Latin word Addicere: “to deliver, award; devote, consecrate, sacrifice. A state of being (self)-addicted” to a habit, pursuit. Addictus evolved in the Middle and Late Roman Republic to the notion of enslavement, the verb addict meant simply ‘to attach.’ Addiction can be described as any time we crave something we know we shouldn’t do or...

read more

Herbal Smokes and Smudges

Posted by on Mar 26, 2020 in Blog, Blog | Public Events | 0 comments

Herbal Smokes and Smudges

PRESENTED BY | Katie Thompson, CH . . . Explore the History and Medicinal Uses of Smoking and Smudging April 4th, 2020, Saturday | 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Humans have been burning plants for medicinal purposes for thousands of years. Join us as we explore the history, ethicacy, and medicinal values of plants when exposed to fire. Fire + Smoke Fire is the rapid oxidation of a material that releases heat, light, smoke and various reactions. This course will focus on the medicinal and historical uses of burning plants. Smudging Cleansing an area...

read more

A Botanical Approach To Eating Disorders

Posted by on Jan 23, 2020 in Blog, Blog | Public Events | 0 comments

A Botanical Approach To Eating Disorders

March 10th, 2020 | 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm PRESENTED BY | Barrett Hartley, CH… While Eating Disorder is extremely common in our society, education, and discussion on the topic can be infrequent. is designed to change that dialogue and dissolve any shame regarding disordered eating. The three most common types of eating disorders: Anorexia Nervosa, Bulimia Nervosa, and Binge Eating. Each of these physiological conditions has its own unique patterns and presents itself differently in each individual. Definitions – descriptions – specific...

read more

Empower, Educate, and Breakdown the Stigma: Approaches to Addiction

Posted by on Jan 22, 2020 in Blog, Blog | Public Events, Clinicians | 2020 | 0 comments

Empower, Educate, and Breakdown the Stigma: Approaches to Addiction

 March 3rd, 2020 | 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm PRESENTED BY | Chelsea Hynson, CH . . . In the US, while the prevalence of addiction continues to increase, resources and tools for recovery have not. Private rehab programs are high cost and even for those who can afford them, often the results are mixed.  Community groups and public rehabilitation centers are more accessible but the majority of them follow the 12-step program, a model whose effectiveness is controversial, and which does not resonate with many non-religious participants....

read more

Medicinal Plants: Their Uses, History, & Lore

Posted by on Jan 20, 2020 in Blog, Blog | Public Events, Clinicians | 2020 | 0 comments

Medicinal Plants: Their Uses, History, & Lore

PRESENTED BY | Lara Holland, CH . . . Lore is defined as “a body of traditions and knowledge on a subject or held by a particular group, typically passed from person to person by word of mouth.” This passage of information has historically been referred to as storytelling. February 25, 2020, Tuesday | 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Lore is defined as “a body of traditions and knowledge on a subject or held by a particular group, typically passed from person to person by word of mouth.” This passage of information has historically been referred to as...

read more

Gut Feelings: Herbal and Vital Therapeutics to Support the Microbiome

Posted by on Jan 18, 2020 in Blog, Blog | Public Events, Clinicians | 2020 | 0 comments

Gut Feelings: Herbal and Vital Therapeutics to Support the Microbiome

February 14th, 2020, Friday • 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm PRESENTED BY | Christine Olanio, CCH and Holistic Nutritionist Inside each of us lies an ecosystem of complexity that supports our existence and well-being. Each of us hosts a hospitable environment for millions of diverse bacteria, both beneficial and pathogenic. Without them, we wouldn’t be here. We would never have developed properly functioning immune systems, or absorbed nutrients from our food, or been able to fight off pathogenic bacteria that would’ve loved to call our bodies...

read more

Oral Health

Posted by on Jan 17, 2020 in Blog, Blog | Public Events, Clinicians | 2020 | 0 comments

Oral Health

February 4, 2020 | 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm PRESENTED BY | Liz Faermark, CH . . . Your teeth and mouth can reveal many stories: perhaps one of your ancestry and their traditional foodways, or of your current relationship with the food you eat and the nutrients you assimilate. Maybe the story tells of chronic disease, mood disorders, surgeries-past, or of the trillions of bacteria in your mouth and gut that make up your microbiome. Oral health, like many other facets of whole-body wellness, relies on the use of preventative care. The good news?...

read more

Vital Fermentation

Posted by on Jan 16, 2020 in Blog, Blog | Public Events, Clinicians | 2020 | 0 comments

Vital Fermentation

 January 28, 2020 | 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm PRESENTED BY | Evan Galhotra, CH . . . Fermentation is a wild process of nature that humans learned to utilize in order to preserve our food. In this class, student clinician Evan Singh will share just one of many fermentation traditions from around the world: lacto-fermented sauerkraut, an ancient European tradition of preserving cabbage. This class will include: a step-by-step demonstration of the sauerkraut-making process incredible facts regarding the human gut, and how it is influenced by...

read more

Heal Thy Gut

Posted by on Jan 15, 2020 in Blog, Blog | Public Events, Clinicians | 2020 | 0 comments

Heal Thy Gut

A Holistic Approach to Leaky Gut Syndrome January 21, 2020 | 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm PRESENTED BY | Lexy Currier, CH, CN, CFEP . . . What is Leaky Gut Syndrome? Our intestinal linings are covered with cells called enterocytes. Enterocytes are epithelial cells that line the inner surface of the small intestine and are meant to monitor what nutrients and proteins go into our bloodstream. When our gut is working properly, our gut will have a tight barrier that controls what is absorbed. When our gut develops an unhealthy lining, more matter...

read more

Natural Repair of the Human Body

Posted by on Jan 14, 2020 in Blog, Blog | Public Events, Clinicians | 2020 | 0 comments

Natural Repair of the Human Body

Ginger! The Ancient Healer January 14th, 2020 | 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm PRESENTED BY | Harry Funk, CH… Ginger and more specifically its rhizome, is an ancient herb whose recorded use dates back almost 5,000 years. First noted as being used by a group called the Austronesian peoples, who resided in modern-day Taiwan, it was used traditionally as a cooking spice and digestive aid, but was also used in specific healing rituals. In time it made its way into south India where it grew in popularity in the spice trade. Today it is used...

read more
Facebook
YouTube