Author and herbalist, Holly Bellebuono is pleased to announce the release of her new book, The Authentic Herbal Healer: The Complete Guide to Herbal Formulary & Plant-Inspired Medicine for Every Body System. This work is the perfect complement to her book The Essential Herbal for Natural Health, since it is packed with time-tested information for beginner and intermediate herbalists and healing arts practitioners.
Want to delve deeper into the art and science of herbal medicine? Want to discover what herbs actually do in the body? Want to know how to use them with confidence?
The Authentic Herbal Healer is for those people curious about how herbs work within the human body, and how to use more than 130 herbs for a variety of conditions. The book makes using and combining herbs easy while giving up-to-date clinical information about their pharmacology and safety.
At 412 pages, The Authentic Herbal Healer is the comprehensive go-to reference brimming with guidance for professional herbalists or other healing arts practitioners wishing to supplement their acupuncture, midwifery, chiropractic, coaching or counseling practice with trusted herbal formulas.
As an apothecary director, online herb school director, speaker, and formulator for 17 years, Holly Bellebuono shares the details of herbal medicine in the pages of The Authentic Herbal Healer. The book’s detailed chapters on herbal medicine for The Digestive System, The Cardiovascular System and 14 other body systems and life stages are complemented by a full glossary, a multi-cultural materia medica, a section on wild edible plants, a thorough bibliography, and an exploration of positive self-empowerment for families, healers and their clients.
"Easy to follow and well-organized, The Authentic Herbal Healer is a straightforward, educational, inspirational, and ultimately extremely useful reference. It is a much-appreciated gift for the person fascinated with health, healing, and natural foods and medicines,” says Holly. With a simple yet direct writing style, the book reads as if your friend and personal tutor is guiding you through the extraordinary world of herbal health and healing.
The Authentic Herbal Healer
Author: Holly Bellebuono
Publisher: Balboa Press
Published: October 2012
About The Author:
Holly Bellebuono, MPA, CH, CPC, is a traditional and certified herbalist and director of The Heritage & Healing Herbal Studies Program. She also directs Vineyard Herbs Teas & Apothecary LLC, a unique award-winning apothecary providing retail and wholesale herbal medicines. Holly is the author of The Essential Herbal for Natural Health: How to Transform Easy-to-Find Herbs into Healing Remedies for the Whole Family (Shambhala Publishers, 2012), How to Use Herbs for Natural Health (Audio CD Series), and the documentary Our Healing Heritage: An Exploration of World Medicine and Women Healers. She lectures widely on women's empowerment, natural healing, and herbal medicine.
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Author's site: http://www.vineyardherbs.com/
The Authentic Herbal Healer is available for purchase online through the author's website, from the publisher, Amazon.com, BN.com and other online retailers. Bookstores should contact Ingram for wholesale orders.