Due to COVID-19, sessions in April and June have been postponed
We plan to resume classes on the weekend of 22-23 August 2020 with the Respiratory System and the Immune System. Additional sessions will be added to make up for the weekends which were missed. Dates to be advised.
To conclude his distinguished career, legendary Australian Herbalist, Denis Stewart will present his final course, the Professional Extension Herbal Medicine Diploma.
Commencing on the 23rd November 2019, this 12-day intensive course will be held over a period of 12 months on the NSW Central Coast. This webinar series will explore effective herbal prescriptions to treat an expansive range of conditions.
✅ Live Stream
✅ On Demand
✅ Professional quality video and audio
✅ Bonus supplementary course materials*
✅ CPE to be confirmed
✅ Payment plans
- 23/11/19 -Fundamentals of Herbal Medicine: Part 1
- 24/11/19 - Fundamentals of Herbal Medicine: Part 2
Scientific explanation of why and how herbs work. A study of herbal constituents and active principles. A survey of herbal preparations e.g. extracts, tinctures etc. The importance and establishment of herbal medicine dosage.
- 22/02/20 - Digestive System
Treatment protocols for various GIT disorders, e.g. peptic ulcers, reflux conditions, irritable bowel syndrome, hepatitis, gall bladder disease, inflammatory bowel disease etc.
- 23/02/20 - Dermatological Conditions
Topical and oral herbal medicine protocols for various skin conditions, e.g. eczema, acne, psoriasis etc.
- 18/04/20 - Respiratory System
Treatment protocols for upper and lower respiratory disorders, e.g. cough conditions, bronchitis, asthma, rhinitis, sinusitis etc.
- 19/04/20 - Immune System
Treatment protocols for such conditions as chronic fatigue syndrome, cold and influenza, autoimmune conditions etc.
- 20/06/20 - Urinary and Male Reproductive Systems
Treatment protocols for such conditions as chronic urinary infections, prostate enlargement, impotency etc.
- 21/06/20 - Female Reproductive System
Treatment protocols for such conditions as functional infertility, endometriosis, dysmenorrhoea etc.
- 22/08/20 - Nervous System
Treatment protocols for such conditions as anxiety, depression, insomnia, headaches etc.
- 23/08/20 - Cardiovascular System
Treatment protocols for such conditions as essential hypertension, cardiac insufficiency, circulatory disturbances etc.
- 17/10/20 - Muscular Skeletal System
Treatment protocols for such conditions as gout, arthritis, rheumatism etc.
- 18/10/20 - Herbal Toxicology and Drug Interaction
Precautions to be taken when administering herbal medicine, particularly to patients on conventional medications.
*Bonus supplementary course materials date TBA
Clinical herbalist and Naturopath, Denis Stewart has been in continuous practice for over 40 years and currently conducts busy practices in Newcastle and Cessnock. Referred to as the Godfather of Australian herbalism, Denis spearheaded a Renaissance in Australian herbal medicine in the early 1970’s.
At the NSW College of Naturopathic Sciences Denis established and taught the first 3-year full-time program in herbal medicine in Australia. For the National Herbalists’ Association of Australia, Denis constructed professional examinations, course studies and curriculum for herbal training and education. In the late 1970’s, Denis founded the Southern Cross Herbal School, offering undergraduate and post-graduate programs. From 2002-2007, Denis was a Conjoint Associate Professor at the University of Newcastle and helped construct the Bachelor of Herbal Therapies program at the Ourimbah campus. In addition to being a member of the Australian Traditional Medicine Society, Denis is also a fellow and life member of the National Herbalists’ Association of Australia, Denis was inducted into the Australian Medicine Society Hall of Fame in 2012. In addition to maintaining clinical practices, Denis broadcasts a weekly podcast on 2NurFM and offers online herbal training.