FIRE SEASON WELLNESS: HERBS & 5 ELEMENTS
August 28 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm$60 – $125
4 CEU hours pending CAB approval
Taught by Licensed Acupuncturist & Former Firefighter, Athene Eisenhardt L.Ac.
BE RESOURCED THIS FIRE SEASON
- Understand the 5 Elements of Fire Ecology
- Learn 5 Element treatments for the traumatic stress of wildfires
- Be ready: Herbal Treatments for Smoke Inhalation and more
- Medicine Making: Make your own custom Fire Season herbal tincture
In this 4 unit course, participants will identify the public health impacts of Fire Season in California such as smoke inhalation, traumatic stress, environmental destruction and homelessness, and understand them from the perspective of the Traditional Chinese Medicine and 5 Elements.
About the Instructor: Athene Eisenhardt, L.Ac fought wildfires for 7 years in the greater Western US. As a former firefighter and a licensed Acupuncturist, she brings a unique understanding to Fire Season medicine and the emerging personal and ecological health issues of wildfires. Athene is a member of the AIMC Herbology faculty, and has completed extensive clinical training in 5 Element Acupuncture at Five Branches University. She maintains a private practice in Oakland, where she offers Integrative Herbal Medicine, Sound Healing, and 5 Element Acupuncture. Visit her website to learn more: www.atheneisenhardt.com