Discovering
Herbal Medicine Course

Stage One

The Discovering Herbal Medicine (DHM) Course has been designed to enable the herbal enthusiast to explore the healing relationship between the human body in health and disease and the wonderful remedial powers of herbs. This is stage 1 of 4.

Course Curriculum for Stage One

Discovering Herbal Medicine Course

  • 1

    Course Overview & Study Details

    • Welcome to Discovering Herbal Medicine Course

    • Overview of Learning Strategy

    • "Red Bell" Conditions

    • Reference Books and Websites

    • Disclaimer

    • Our Study Sequence

    • About Quizzes

    • Detailed Syllabus

    • Guidelines to Herb Identification

    • Therapeutic Actions of Herbs

    • Herbs in DHM Order

    • Herbs Common Name

    • DHM Herbs Latin Name

    • Weights and Measures

  • 2

    Module One

    • Introduction to Module 1

    • Worksheet for Module 1

    • Lesson 1: Philosophy & Practice: Herbal Origins

    • Lesson 2: Anatomy & Physiology: Overview

    • Quiz: Anatomy & Physiology

    • Lesson 3: Pathology: Fever

    • Lesson 4: Diagnosis: Fever

    • Quiz: Pathology & Diagnosis

    • Lesson 5: Materia Medica: Herbs for Fevers & Infections

    • Quiz: Materia Medica

    • Lesson 6: Home Pharmacy: Preparations Used in Herbal Medicine

  • 3

    Module Two

    • Introduction to Module 2

    • Worksheet for Module 2

    • Lesson 1: Philosophy & Practice: Homeostasis

    • Lesson 2: Anatomy & Physiology: Circulatory, immune, lymphatic

    • Quiz: Anatomy & Physiology

    • Lesson 3: Pathology: Circulation

    • Lesson 4: Diagnosis: Circulation

    • Quiz: Pathology & Diagnosis

    • Lesson 5: Materia Medica: Circulation, cardio-protection

    • Quiz: Materia Medica

    • Lesson 6: Home Pharmacy: Dispensing herbal medicine, weights and measures

  • 4

    Module Three

    • Introduction to Module 3

    • Worksheet for Module 3

    • Lesson 1: Philosophy & Practice: Integrations of traditional medicinal use and modern scientific knowledge

    • Lesson 2: Anatomy & Physiology: Urinary

    • Quiz: Anatomy & Physiology

    • Lesson 3: Pathology: Urinary

    • Lesson 4: Diagnosis: Urinary

    • Quiz: Pathology & Diagnosis

    • Lesson 5: Materia Medica: Detoxication, urinary, prostate health

    • Quiz: Materia Medica

    • Lesson 6: Home Pharmacy: Herb storage and quality, using herbs at home