News

Monday, November 17, 2014

Learn about the benefits of eating probiotics such as fermented foods, and why the market for this smelly business is growing so rapidly in a short video featuring Bastyr University faculty Kelly Morrow, MS, RD, CD.

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Thursday, November 13, 2014
College buildings with mountains in background.

New externship site lets students study ayurveda in its native land.

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Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Becky Selengut and cookbook cover

A new cookbook from recent Bastyr instructor Becky Selengut demystifies fungi for all levels of cooks.

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Upcoming Events

Nov 22

Bastyr University's Kelly Morrow, MS, RD, CD, will share her tips to help you save time in the kitchen at this free talk at Molbak's Garden + Home in Woodinville.

Off-campus
Nov 22

Ever feel like you’ve been put on the spin cycle with no access to the controls? For many women, the midday stage of life is a challenging time. It is marked by the variable mix of physical and hormonal fluctuations that occur in our bodies, and the strain of balancing the many needs of our family and community. Yoga offers a wealth of tools to help us stabilize physically, mentally and emotionally.
Nov 22, Sat, 10 a.m-5 p.m. Instructor: Robin Rothenberg. (5.5 CEUs, CMEs, PDAs)

Kenmore Campus
Dec 04

Innovative Approach to Leading Successful Support Groups in Your Community.
Thursday-Saturday, December 4-6, 2014
Thursday-Friday: 9am-5pm.
Saturday: 9am-4pm.
$569

Kenmore Campus
Dec 05

Explore the therapeutic properties of essential oils for the physical and emotional health, as well as protection of the human body. Dec 5, Fri, to Dec 7, Sun: Fri, 4-8 p.m., Sat and Sun, 9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Instructor: Jimm Harrison. (17 CEUs, PDAs, CMEs)

Kenmore Campus
Dec 06

Craniosacral techniques are safe and easy to use. Craniosacral therapy brings balance and improves health by working with the structures around the central nervous system (i.e., bones of the spine and skull), as well as the fascia system (the continuous membrane throughout our entire body). Learn how to feel the craniosacral rhythm that permeates all parts of the body, and use techniques to work with muscles, joints, arms and legs, as well as several key areas in the abdomen and chest. This class has been created due to the numerous requests from those who wish to use these techniques with friends and family, but who aren’t eligible to take our craniosacral courses offered to health practitioners. Dec 6-7, Sat-Sun, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Instructor: Nancy Witt and Einat Arian. (14 CEUs)

Kenmore Campus
Dec 06

During the winter months do you or your patients feeling gloomy, depressed, or out of sorts? Lacking the zip to move forward? Join this informative class that will give you tools to battle Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD). Learn natural techniques for yourself or your patients, from ancient to state-of-the-art, which include light therapy, meditation, diet, and plant-based formulas. These natural methods for coping with SAD will enhance the mood and sense of well-being.
Dec 6, Sat, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Instructor: K.P. Khalsa. (4.5 CEUs, PDAs, CMEs)

Kenmore Campus
Dec 06

Learn how to make your own unique herbal gifts at a free workshop.

Seattle Clinic

Who Are We?

A regionally accredited, globally respected institution of natural health arts and sciences, Bastyr University is improving the planet through innovative education, research and clinical service.

Winter sunset

Light boxes, exercise, vitamin D and other steps can help winter moods without the side effects of pharmaceuticals.

Bastyr University seal

As President Daniel K. Church, PhD, completes his final year at Bastyr, we begin the search for a new University leader.