Classes & Events

Classes offered by Dr. Shannyn

Location: San Diego Community College Continuing Education

18 CEU’s offered for nurses for Introduction of Naturopathic Medicine

All classes are open to the general public.

Introduction of Naturopathic Medicine
In this class, students will learn about philosophy and the basic modalities used in naturopathic medicine.  Classes will include lectures, handouts, discussion, informal quizzes and hands-on application of natural medicine techniques. Students will learn about nutrition, homeopathy, water therapy and have the opportunity to experiment on themselves and make an herbal project.  We will explore terms such as integrative, holistic, allopathic and learn from the collective experience of the class.   Scientific evidence and folklore will be included.   The class focus will be on the balance of health not individual diseases, diagnoses or treatment protocols.  For the purpose of this class, we will talk in generalities and not specifics.

Six week class.  February 1 – March 15. Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Tuition: $90
For information and registration click here.

Homeopathy and Hydrotherapy for the Family
In this class, students will learn about homeopathy and water therapy and how to apply it for use in their family.  Homeopathy teaching will include philosophy, specific remedies and common ailments.  Constitutional homeopathy is beyond the range of this class.  The history of hydrotherapy, basic physiology and the many ways it can be applied.  General philosophy and the basic modalities used in naturopathic medicine will also be touched on.  Classes will include lectures, handouts, discussion, informal quizzes and hands-on application of natural medicine techniques. Students will have the opportunity to experiment on themselves and learn from the collective experience of the class.   Scholarly articles may be provided during the class to provide scientific evidence related to class discussion.

Five week class. April 12 – May 10, 2014. Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Tuition: $75
For information and registration, click here.

Food as Your Medicine
This class is designed to dispel modern nutrition myths of our culture.  We will also talk about a multitude of diets, both fads and goods and you may discover the best one for you.  Nutrition history from all over the world will be discussed and how to apply the best to day to day life and for all ages.  The instructor is a local natural medicine expert.

More information coming soon.

See the San Diego Continuing Education website here.