The causes of depression can be as varied as the stories that are told describing it. This class will look at the depths depression can take us and examine the various energetics this ‘symptom” may be expressing. Physiologically depression can be related to liver, anxiety, kidney deficiency or simply stagnation. Emotionally it can color the way we see and engage with the world. How do we honor the reality of this state that is on the rise and is ofttimes the appropriate response to a traumatized world. We will go through the body systems and herbal remedies that we can work with as well as plant spirit medicines that speak to the soul. Darkness is an ally and partner with the light.