Linda Nash Stevenson is a herbalist, musician, acupuncturist & writer residing in Saint Petersburg ,Florida. She has a masters degree in Traditional Chinese Medicine … however, her herbal training began at a very early age in the woodlands and birch forests of upstate New York. Her undergraduate studies are in music performance & she has spent her life performing the universal language of music. She has been a practicing herbalist for over 20 years & is greatly inspired by herbal medicine. She has a small herbal practice creating custom tinctures & flower essences using flowers from her own gardens called Lifeforce Herbals. She loves to share healing wisdom & speaks at many events in Tampa Bay. She currently serves as President of the Florida Herb Society, & is a board member of The National Association of Hospice & Palliative Care Acupuncturists.
Linda’s 2018 Florida Herbal Conference classes:
FLOWER ESSENCE DISCOVERY FOR OPTIMAL USE: SHARING INSIGHT ON THE HISTORY, PHILOSOPHY & USE OF FLOWER ESSENCES (co-taught with Emily Ruff)
We will guide participants in the crafting of them, from observing your plants on when to work with one, to how to bottle the Mother, Stock & Dosing batches. We will explore additional uses with flower essences such as floral acupressure & topical applications; Administering them to children, the elderly & terminally ill.
Grandmother Herbal Wisdom for Pregnancy, Babies & Children
Take a look into traditional herbal wisdom from many corners of the globe with emphasis on babies, children, pregnancy & women’s medicine. We will discuss herbal guidelines for safe use of herbs by age to give support for a natural approach to raising children. Linda has several decades of experience as a practitioner, mother and grandmother working with women’s fertility concerns, pregnancy, babies & children’s needs with regards to herbal medicine.