Come and join Susun Weed as she walks us through Herbal Medicine as People Medicine and our Sacred Wise Woman Tradition. Susan shares her breakdown of the different medicine system models and how living with a deep relationship with our Whole Selves and our plant friends right outside our doorstep can lead to the health most of us are seeking.
- Scientific Tradition
- Heroic Tradition
- Wise Woman Tradition
- Integrative Tradition
- Dynamic Disequilibrium
- Nourish Wholeness with Loving Acceptance
- Gestalt Theory – Foreground and Background Dialog
- Rule of Three
- Herbal Infusions and Herbal Tea
- Susan Weed website
- Susan Weed Mentor Website
- Herbal Apprenticeships
- Correspondence Courses
- Wise Woman University
To Contact Susun:
Wise Woman Center
P.O. Box 64, Woodstock, NY 12498 USA
More About Susun:
Susun S. Weed has no official diplomas of any kind; she left high school in her junior year to pursue studies in mathematics and artificial intelligence at UCLA and she left college in her junior year to pursue life.
Susun began studying herbal medicine in 1965 when she was living in Manhattan while pregnant with her daughter, Justine Adelaide Swede.
She wrote her first book — Wise Woman Herbal for the Childbearing Year (now in its 29th printing)– in 1985 and published it as the first title of Ash Tree Publishing in 1986.
It was followed by Healing Wise (1989), New Menopausal Years the Wise Woman Way (1992 and revised in 2002), Breast Cancer? Breast Health! The Wise Woman Way (1996) and Down There: Sexual and Reproductive Health the Wise Woman Way.
In addition to her writing, Ms Weed trains apprentices, oversees the work of more than 300 correspondence course students, coordinates the activities of the Wise Woman Center, and is a High Priestess of Dianic Wicca, a member of the Sisterhood of the Shields, and a Peace Elder.
Susun Weed is a contributor to the Routledge International Encyclopedia of Women’s Studies, peer- reviewed journals, and popular magazines, including a regular column in Sagewoman.
Her worldwide teaching schedule encompasses herbal medicine, ethnobotany, pharmacognosy, psychology of healing, ecoherbalism, nutrition, and women’s health issues and her venues include medical schools, hospital wellness centers, breast cancer centers, midwifery schools, naturopathic colleges, and shamanic training centers, as well as many conferences.
Susun appears on many television and radio shows, including National Public Radio and NBC News.