Course OverviewMany health practitioners recommend herbal and supplement protocols, medical professionals prescribe drugs, and individuals purchase many over-the-counter products. In this professional development course you will learn about common pathologies, the mechanism of actions of selected cardiovascular, pulmonary, psychiatry, analgesic, neurology and condition specific drugs and their herb or supplement interaction/contraindication as well as herbal and supplements adjuvants to specific conditions such as hypertension, high cholesterol, asthma, depression and anxiety, pain, Alzheimer's, diabetes etc.
Who Should AttendThis course is designed to teach the layperson as well as health care professional and the information provided can immediately be put to use.
Additional InformationRequired textbook: Herb Contraindication & Drug Interactions, Francis Brinker, ND, 4th Edition ISBN-13: 978-1888483147; student purchases from a vendor of their choice.
Applies Towards the Following Certificate(s)
- Clinical Herbalism Certificate Program : Clinical Herbalism Certificate Level 1