Children’s Health: Gentle & Effective Natural Remedies (NATMED - 13CHIL04)

  This class has been canceled due to low enrollment.
April 6th, 2014 10:00 AM   through   4:00 PM
14500 Juanita Dr. NE
Bastyr University
ROOM 184
Kenmore, WA 98028-4966
United States

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Professional both days $145 ($72.50 per day) $ 72.50
Professional Sunday only $ 85.00
General Public both days $145 ($72.50 per day) $ 72.50
General Public Sunday only $ 85.00
Bastyr/NIAOM Alumni both days $130 ($65 per day) $ 65.00
Bastyr/NIAOM Sunday only $ 75.00
BU Staff both days $115 ($57.50 per day) $ 57.50
BU Staff Sunday only $ 65.00
Full-time Student both days $75 ($37.50 per day) $ 37.50
Full-time Student Sunday only $ 50.00
Campus Kenmore Campus
Audience general public, health care professionals, full-time students, nutritionists & dieticians
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Natural remedies are gentle and effective for children as well as infants. Learn how herbs, diet and other natural remedies have been used for common childhood illnesses, from ancient times through today. April 6, Sun, 10a.m.-4p.m. Instructor: KP Khalsa, DN-C, RH, CC. (4.5 CEUs, PDAs, CMEs)

Discover how to soothe troubled tummies, improve mental abilities, reduce mucus levels, enhance the immune system, and minimize the chance of developing allergies and ear infections. We will discuss the safe and effective natural remedies used across cultures and throughout history. Children’s health is the next wave in exceptionally effective natural medicine. Professionals will leave with cutting edge treatments to apply immediately in their clinical practice, and parents will add to their home health toolkit.

Upon completion of the seminar you will be able to:

  • Describe the basic clinical features of at least three types of common conditions in children
  • Apply three new botanical medicine techniques, including use of herbs from India, China and America
  • Describe at least six natural remedies for children which will include boosting the immune system, using dietary supplements, improving diet, brewing herbal teas and making lifestyle adjustments

Meals: One hour lunch break - Bring a sack lunch or eat in Bastyr's dining commons

Location: Bastyr University Kenmore Campus, room #184. Bastyr University is housed in an older facility with fluctuating interior temperatures; it is advisable to wear layers. Also, Bastyr is a “fragrance-free” campus.

Continuing Education Units (CEUs, PDAs, CMEs):
CEUs available for NDs (except CA & OR)
CEUs available for PTs & OTs licensed in WA
CEUs available for ARNPs & RNs licensed in WA
CEUs available for DCs licensed in WA
Category II CMEs available for MDs & PAs licensed in WA
NCCAOM PDA points approved for LAc’s
CEUs pending approval for LAc’s licensed in CA

Karta Purkh Singh Khalsa, DN-C, RH, CC, is one of today’s foremost natural healing experts. As one of a very few clinicians with 40 years in the natural health field, he has a wealth of experience teaching and using healing herbs, vitamins and minerals, and medicinal foods in real life situations.

Khalsa, the national president of the American Herbalists Guild, is the author of over 3,000 published health articles and has written or edited 30 books on nutrition, herbalism and health. He has presented over 200 times at national and state conferences, on such diverse topics as herbal medicine and therapeutic nutrition. He is also featured in several continuing education distance learning courses.

Khalsa personally trained in herbalism and food therapy with Ayurvedic master Yogi Bhajan for 35 years. He is a state certified dietitian-nutritionist, and a nationally registered herbalist. He is a faculty member in the botanical medicine and Ayurveda departments at Bastyr University and National College of Natural Medicine, and is a professor at Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences.