2021 The Future of Plant Medicine Summit
Program & Replays
Deep Restoration and Sensuality in Chaotic Times
What does it mean to live sustainably within our bodies? Rapid change, overwhelm and burnout has become a new normal. Listen to Kelsey Barrett as she explores the herbal medicines that provide foundational daily basics to relax and strengthen your nervous system and cleanse your spirit. By building your capacity to receive life as it is, you awaken to the beauty of your senses.
In This Session You'll Discover:
- Herbal medicine to nourish the nervous system
- Traditional medicine for spiritual cleansing that simultaneously calms the vagus nerve
- Best medicine-making practices to extract plant properties for deep replenishment
Kelsey Barrett is a clinical herbalist on a mission to transform contemporary culture through the power and sensuality of plants. Her approach is based on cultivating intimacy with self, health and the natural world by way of herbal medicine.
Kelsey’s clinical practice focuses on herbal detoxification, high density nutrition, and autoimmune conditions. Her therapeutic approach is collaborative and educational, centering client experience to reveal the psycho-emotional roots of disease and integrate lifelong strategies for wellness. She helps people reclaim their health from the modern world with strategies honed while recovering from her own chronic illness.
As co-director of Berkeley Herbal Center, Kelsey taught clinical herbalism and oversaw the community clinic. She is now the Director of Herbal Education at Verse, online herbal certifications that are cultivating a new variety of clinical herbalism through convening diverse practitioners to seed a new generation of modern healers.
Kelsey has studied clinical herbalism at Berkeley Herbal Center, organic gardening at Esalen Institute in Big Sur, and with master herbalists Julia Graves, Matthew Wood and Dr. William Morris. Her herbal and environmental insights have been published in Vogue, Edible East Bay, GOOD Magazine and Gestalten. She also has a private practice, coaching clients in life-changing strategies for long term wellness.