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Veterinary Herbal Apprenticeship and Retreat

 

Our 5-part course in Western Veterinary Herbal Medicine featuring Drs. Laurie Dohmen and Kris August.

 

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!

 

 COURSE DATES

September 17-20, 2021

October 15-18, 2021

November 13-15, 2021

March 19-21, 2022

April 23-25, 2022

 

COURSE LOCATION

Lowood Educational Center, Duck, NC

 

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To learn more and to sign up!

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Testimonials

Feedback From Our Students

 

General:

"The Veterinary Herbal Apprenticeship & Retreat course you and Kris taught was phenomenal and life changing. I was blown away by how thorough and generous you are with your knowledge. I cannot begin to tell you how excited I was to learn so much. You are so full of enthusiasm, generosity, and striving for excellence in what you do. I am so grateful Laurie. Kris’ wisdom, knowledge, peaceful demeanor, and encouragement added so much to the self care part of the course. I think about what both of you taught us every day out here in the trenches.

 

On Our Materia Medica:

"The lectures were great--lots of good information. I like the inclusion of traditional uses and energetics of the herbs--gives insight into subtleties of herbal action."

 

On Our Labs:

"Labs were fun and informative and helped me gain confidence in making herbal products for self and family (which I do a lot now)."

 

On Our Herb Walks:

"Loved them! Seeing, touching, tasting, smelling plants in their natural environment deepened my connection with them and appreciation of them as living entities. "

 

On Our Homeworks:

"These gave me a welcome "excuse" to spend time researching herbs I didn't know much about. I also gained insights into the way information can be misrepresented on the Internet. Sometimes it was confusing and difficult to sort out 'the real story'."

 

Want to read more student testimonials?

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PURPLE MOON HERB STUDIES' MISSION

Our mission is to educate veterinarians and allied professionals on the use of Herbal Medicine, Nutrition and Food Therapy, Hospice care, Ayurveda, and more.  Our training teaches professionals how to blend a variety of wholistic modalities into a western veterinary practice. We combine traditional knowledge about herbal usage with current scientific studies to enhance understanding of herbal actions and safety.  We are well-versed in the use of over 400 herbs, administered by tinctures and extracts (concentrated oral formulas), capsules and tablets, teas, lozenges, ointments and salves, and aromatherapy (inhaled essential oils in baths, candles, etc.). Dr. Laurie Dohmen and her associates provide instruction through our own structured classes, private sessions and at conferences. We provide a more wholistic approach to veterinary medicine and nutrition with our homecooking recipes and alternative treatment modalities for pets. We also provide wholistic self-care training for veterinarians themselves.

UPCOMING CLASSES

 

Veterinary Herbal Apprenticeship and Retreat

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A 5-part course in Western Veterinary Herbal Medicine

 Drs. Laurie Dohmen and Kris August

 

  Dates:

September 17-20, 2021

October 15-18, 2021

November 13-15, 2021

March 19-21, 2022

April 23-25, 2022

 

Location:

Lowood Educational Center, Duck, North Carolina

 

Pricing:

$3,225.00 for all 5 Modules

Deposit Due: $1000.00

Remainder due August 1st 2021.

 

Refunds:

All courses are fully refundable for COVID-19 related issues.

 

Payment accepted by check, money order or through Paypal.

 

CE credits approved for VHAR: 81.5 CE credits, 56 IVAS, 64.5 RACE

 

Tentative schedule: CLICK HERE

 

CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE & REGISTER

 

 

OVERVIEW:

This is a comprehensive training in the use and practice of Western Herbal Medicine. All Materia Medica lectures will include an organoleptic component. There will be extensive labs in medicine making. Each module will feature an herb walk to a different part of the Outer Banks islands. We will also incorporate compassionate care, both for our patients and ourselves. We have a focus on self-care, as we believe good health starts with ourselves. Bonus offerings include Qi Gong in the breaks and a movie night! There will be homework so we can assess your progress as veterinary herbalists. Continental breakfast is included daily.

 

 

Ayurveda for Animals

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Drs. Laurie Dohmen and Kris August

 

Dates: September 24-26, 2021

 

Location: Lowood Educational Center

Duck, Outer Banks, NC

 

Pricing: $475

 

Course limited to 10 students

 

CE Credits Pending

 

 

CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE & REGISTER

 

 

OVERVIEW:

This conference is intended to educate the veterinarian in Ayurvedic theory and its implementation into food and herbal therapy.  Many of the herbs used in Ayurveda are also used in Western and Chinese Herbal Medicine. There will be introductory talks about Ayurvedic Theory, with explanation of the Elements, Doshas (personality types), Gunas (traits of each personality type), Dhatus (tissues), and the concept of Agni (digestive fire).  This will progress into a more in-depth look at interpreting Ayurvedic Materia Medica, followed by actual Materia Medica for foods and herbs. All lectures include an organoleptic/tactile component.  The last day will be spent as a cooking lab, putting the Materia Medica into practice, with a fun “quiz” at the end!  We will be preparing both foods and herbal remedies, and students will have the opportunity to learn techniques and sample what is prepared.

 

Please Read

This website is intended for educational and reference purposes, and is not provided in order to diagnose, prescribe or treat any illness or injury. The information contained in this website is technical and is in no way to be considered as a substitute for consultation with a recognized health-care professional. As such the author and others associated with this website accept no responsibility for any claims arising from the use of any remedy or treatment mentioned here.

The Apothecary

Get in Touch

Snail Mail:

1841 Bryant's Corner Road

Hartly, Delaware 19953

 

Phone:  (302) 270-5095

Fax:  (302) 450-7398

 

Email:

info@purplemoonherbstudies.com

 

CLICK HERE

to send a message via our contact form.

UPCOMING CLASSES

Veterinary Herbal Apprenticeship and Retreat

 

A 5-part course in Western Veterinary Herbal Medicine

 Drs. Laurie Dohmen and Kris August

 

  Dates:

September 17-20, 2021

October 15-18, 2021

November 13-15, 2021

March 19-21, 2022

April 23-25, 2022

 

Location:

Lowood Educational Center, Duck, North Carolina

 

Pricing:

$3,225.00 for all 5 Modules

Deposit Due: $1000.00

Remainder due August 1st 2021.

 

Payment accepted by check, money order or through Paypal.

 

RACE Approved for 64. 5 CE credits, 56 IVAS CE credits.

 

Tentative schedule: CLICK HERE

 

CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE & REGISTER

 

 

OVERVIEW:

This is a comprehensive training in the use and practice of Western Veterinary Herbal Medicine. All Materia Medica lectures will include an organoleptic component. There will be extensive labs in medicine making. Each module will feature an herb walk to a different part of the Outer Banks islands. We will also incorporate compassionate care, both for our patients and ourselves. We have a focus on self-care, as we believe good health starts with ourselves. Bonus offerings include Qi Gong in the breaks and a movie night! There will be homework so we can assess your progress as veterinary herbalists. Continental breakfast is included daily.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ayurveda for Animals

 

Drs. Laurie Dohmen and Kris August

 

Dates: September 24-26, 2021

 

Location: Lowood Educational Center

Duck, Outer Banks, NC

 

Pricing: $475

 

Course limited to 10 students

 

CE Credits Pending

 

 

CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE & REGISTER

 

 

OVERVIEW:

This conference is intended to educate the veterinarian in Ayurvedic theory and its implementation into food and herbal therapy.  Many of the herbs used in Ayurveda are also used in Western and Chinese Herbal Medicine. There will be introductory talks about Ayurvedic Theory, with explanation of the Elements, Doshas (personality types), Gunas (traits of each personality type), Dhatus (tissues), and the concept of Agni (digestive fire).  This will progress into a more in-depth look at interpreting Ayurvedic Materia Medica, followed by actual Materia Medica for foods and herbs. All lectures include an organoleptic/tactile component.  The last day will be spent as a cooking lab, putting the Materia Medica into practice, with a fun “quiz” at the end!  We will be preparing both foods and herbal remedies, and students will have the opportunity to learn techniques and sample what is prepared.

 

 

PURPLE MOON HERB STUDIES' MISSION

Our mission is to educate veterinarians and allied professionals on the use of Herbal Medicine, Nutrition and Food Therapy, Hospice care, Ayurveda, and more.  Our training teaches professionals how to blend a variety of wholistic modalities into a western veterinary practice. We combine traditional knowledge about herbal usage with current scientific studies to enhance understanding of herbal actions and safety.  We are well-versed in the use of over 400 herbs, administered by tinctures and extracts (concentrated oral formulas), capsules and tablets, teas, lozenges, ointments and salves, and aromatherapy (inhaled essential oils in baths, candles, etc.). Dr. Laurie Dohmen and her associates provide instruction through our own structured classes, private sessions and at conferences. We provide a more wholistic approach to veterinary medicine and nutrition with our homecooking recipes and alternative treatment modalities for pets. We also provide wholistic self-care training for veterinarians themselves.

Please Read

 

This website is intended for educational and reference purposes, and is not provided in order to diagnose, prescribe or treat any illness or injury. The information contained in this website is technical and is in no way to be considered as a substitute for consultation with a recognized health-care professional. As such the author and others associated with this website accept no responsibility for any claims arising from the use of any remedy or treatment mentioned here.

 

 

 

Get In Touch

 

Snail Mail:

1841 Bryant's Corner Road

Hartly, Delaware 19953

 

Phone:  (302) 270-5095

Fax:  (302) 450-7398

 

Email:

info@purplemoonherbstudies.com

 

CLICK HERE

to send a message via our contact form.

 

 

 

 

© Copyright 2020 Purple Moon Herbs and Studies.

All Rights Reserved.

 

Purple Moon Herbs & Studies

Western Herbal Medicine, Bach Flower Remedies, and Nutrition

Welcome to Purple Moon

Blending Herbal Medicine into Western Veterinary Practices

UPCOMING CLASSES

 

Veterinary Herbal Apprenticeship and Retreat

 

A 5-part course in Western Veterinary Herbal Medicine

 Drs. Laurie Dohmen and Kris August

 

  Dates:

September 17-20, 2021

October 15-18, 2021

November 13-15, 2021

March 19-21, 2022

April 23-25, 2022

 

Location:

Lowood Educational Center, Duck, North Carolina

 

Pricing:

$3,225.00 for all 5 Modules

Deposit Due: $1000.00

Remainder due August 1st 2021.

 

Payment accepted by check, money order or through Paypal.

 

RACE Approved for 64. 5 CE credits, 56 IVAS CE credits.

 

Tentative schedule: CLICK HERE

 

CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE & REGISTER

 

 

OVERVIEW:

This is a comprehensive training in the use and practice of Western Veterinary Herbal Medicine. All Materia Medica lectures will include an organoleptic component. There will be extensive labs in medicine making. Each module will feature an herb walk to a different part of the Outer Banks islands. We will also incorporate compassionate care, both for our patients and ourselves. We have a focus on self-care, as we believe good health starts with ourselves. Bonus offerings include Qi Gong in the breaks and a movie night! There will be homework so we can assess your progress as veterinary herbalists. Continental breakfast is included daily.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ayurveda for Animals

 

Drs. Laurie Dohmen and Kris August

 

Dates: September 24-26, 2021

 

Location: Lowood Educational Center

Duck, Outer Banks, NC

 

Pricing: $475

 

Course limited to 10 students

 

CE Credits Pending

 

 

CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE & REGISTER

 

 

OVERVIEW:

This conference is intended to educate the veterinarian in Ayurvedic theory and its implementation into food and herbal therapy.  Many of the herbs used in Ayurveda are also used in Western and Chinese Herbal Medicine. There will be introductory talks about Ayurvedic Theory, with explanation of the Elements, Doshas (personality types), Gunas (traits of each personality type), Dhatus (tissues), and the concept of Agni (digestive fire).  This will progress into a more in-depth look at interpreting Ayurvedic Materia Medica, followed by actual Materia Medica for foods and herbs. All lectures include an organoleptic/tactile component.  The last day will be spent as a cooking lab, putting the Materia Medica into practice, with a fun “quiz” at the end!  We will be preparing both foods and herbal remedies, and students will have the opportunity to learn techniques and sample what is prepared.

 

 

 

 

 

PURPLE MOON HERB STUDIES' MISSION

 

Our mission is to educate veterinarians and allied professionals on the use of Herbal Medicine, Nutrition and Food Therapy, Hospice care, Ayurveda, and more.  Our training teaches professionals how to blend a variety of wholistic modalities into a western veterinary practice. We combine traditional knowledge about herbal usage with current scientific studies to enhance understanding of herbal actions and safety.  We are well-versed in the use of over 400 herbs, administered by tinctures and extracts (concentrated oral formulas), capsules and tablets, teas, lozenges, ointments and salves, and aromatherapy (inhaled essential oils in baths, candles, etc.). Dr. Laurie Dohmen and her associates provide instruction through our own structured classes, private sessions and at conferences. We provide a more wholistic approach to veterinary medicine and nutrition with our homecooking recipes and alternative treatment modalities for pets. We also provide wholistic self-care training for veterinarians themselves.

Please Read

 

This website is intended for educational and reference purposes, and is not provided in order to diagnose, prescribe or treat any illness or injury. The information contained in this website is technical and is in no way to be considered as a substitute for consultation with a recognized health-care professional. As such the author and others associated with this website accept no responsibility for any claims arising from the use of any remedy or treatment mentioned here.

 

 

 

Get In Touch

 

Snail Mail:

1841 Bryant's Corner Road

Hartly, Delaware 19953

 

Phone:  (302) 270-5095

Fax:  (302) 450-7398

 

Email:

info@purplemoonherbstudies.com

 

CLICK HERE

to send a message via our contact form.

 

 

 

 

© Copyright 2020 Purple Moon Herbs and Studies.

All Rights Reserved.

 

PMHS'

MISSION

 

Our mission is to educate veterinarians and allied professionals on the use of Herbal Medicine, Nutrition and Food Therapy, Hospice care, Ayurveda, and more.  Our training teaches professionals how to blend a variety of wholistic modalities into a western veterinary practice. We combine traditional knowledge about herbal usage with current scientific studies to enhance understanding of herbal actions and safety.  We are well-versed in the use of over 400 herbs, administered by tinctures and extracts (concentrated oral formulas), capsules and tablets, teas, lozenges, ointments and salves, and aromatherapy (inhaled essential oils in baths, candles, etc.). Dr. Laurie Dohmen and her associates provide instruction through our own structured classes, private sessions and at conferences. We provide a more wholistic approach to veterinary medicine and nutrition with our homecooking recipes and alternative treatment modalities for pets. We also provide wholistic self-care training for veterinarians themselves.

UPCOMING CLASSES

 

Veterinary Herbal Apprenticeship and Retreat

 

A 5-part course in Western Veterinary Herbal Medicine

 Drs. Laurie Dohmen and Kris August

 

  Dates:

September 17-20, 2021

October 15-18, 2021

November 13-15, 2021

March 19-21, 2022

April 23-25, 2022

 

Location:

Lowood Educational Center, Duck, North Carolina

 

Pricing:

$3,225.00 for all 5 Modules

Deposit Due: $1000.00

Remainder due August 1st 2021.

 

Payment accepted by check, money order or through Paypal.

 

RACE Approved for 64. 5 CE credits, 56 IVAS CE credits.

 

Tentative schedule: CLICK HERE

 

CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE & REGISTER

 

 

OVERVIEW:

This is a comprehensive training in the use and practice of Western Veterinary Herbal Medicine. All Materia Medica lectures will include an organoleptic component. There will be extensive labs in medicine making. Each module will feature an herb walk to a different part of the Outer Banks islands. We will also incorporate compassionate care, both for our patients and ourselves. We have a focus on self-care, as we believe good health starts with ourselves. Bonus offerings include Qi Gong in the breaks and a movie night! There will be homework so we can assess your progress as veterinary herbalists. Continental breakfast is included daily.

 

 

 

 

 

Ayurveda for Animals

 

Drs. Laurie Dohmen and Kris August

 

Dates: September 24-26, 2021

 

Location: Lowood Educational Center

Duck, Outer Banks, NC

 

Pricing: $475

 

Course limited to 10 students

 

CE Credits Pending

 

 

CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE & REGISTER

 

 

OVERVIEW:

This conference is intended to educate the veterinarian in Ayurvedic theory and its implementation into food and herbal therapy.  Many of the herbs used in Ayurveda are also used in Western and Chinese Herbal Medicine. There will be introductory talks about Ayurvedic Theory, with explanation of the Elements, Doshas (personality types), Gunas (traits of each personality type), Dhatus (tissues), and the concept of Agni (digestive fire).  This will progress into a more in-depth look at interpreting Ayurvedic Materia Medica, followed by actual Materia Medica for foods and herbs. All lectures include an organoleptic/tactile component.  The last day will be spent as a cooking lab, putting the Materia Medica into practice, with a fun “quiz” at the end!  We will be preparing both foods and herbal remedies, and students will have the opportunity to learn techniques and sample what is prepared.

 

 

 

 

 

Please Read

 

This website is intended for educational and reference purposes, and is not provided in order to diagnose, prescribe or treat any illness or injury. The information contained in this website is technical and is in no way to be considered as a substitute for consultation with a recognized health-care professional. As such the author and others associated with this website accept no responsibility for any claims arising from the use of any remedy or treatment mentioned here.

 

 

 

Get In Touch

 

Snail Mail:

1841 Bryant's Corner Road

Hartly, Delaware 19953

 

Phone:  (302) 270-5095

Fax:  (302) 450-7398

 

Email:

info@purplemoonherbstudies.com

 

CLICK HERE

to send a message via our contact form.

 

 

 

 

© Copyright 2020 Purple Moon Herbs and Studies.

All Rights Reserved.