The Essential Guide to Western Botanical Medicine
by Christa Sinadinos
751 Pages. A wonderful gift for the herbalist in your life and for yourself.
This book is meticulously referenced and beautifully designed with over 1,000 botanical photographs. Materia Medica, Medicine Making, Herbal Therapeutic Formulas and Appendices and indexes.
The Essential Guide to Western Botanical Medicine offers more than an educational experience. It is a book that will lure you away from your daily schedule to sit down with a cup of tea and peruse through the stunning beauty and volumes of knowledge.
Christa Sinadinos has more than 25 years of expertise as a clinician, teacher, gardener, and medicine maker. She is the author of The Essential Guide to Western Botanical Medicine. Christa is the founder and director of the Northwest School for Botanical Studies in Fieldbrook, California, where she has trained hundreds of students who are the new generation of herbalists. She lectures at herbal conferences and schools throughout the U.S. and publishes articles about botanical medicine.
Christa maintains a demonstration garden with more than 200 species of medicinal herbs and an extensive herbal pharmacy. For more than 20 years, she owned and operated a wholesale herbal extract business and a compounding pharmacy that served thousands of clients throughout the West Coast.