Laura Shiels, MS Botany

Clinical Herbalist, Consultant, Ethnobotanist, Wellness Counselor, Aromatherapist

*Herbal gift making (TBA & by request).

*Medicinal Plants Certificate Program at Cornell University  (facilitator)

*Anatomy & Physiology for Integrative Health Professionals for-credit course (IHP 114) at Front Range Community College.  4 credits.  This class is open to all and a great way to learn about A&P in a fun context that is very hands-on and participatory with a strong active learning focus. We cover the entire body in 1 semester.

*Aromatherapy Certificate courses at FRCC

*Earn college credit as you learn how to work with herbs in my hands-on Introduction to Herbalism Course at  Front Range Community College!  It meets 5 times for 3 hours per session.  Taking Advanced Herbalism for the next 10 weeks in the same time slot and location is highly recommended!

*Continue your herbal education with Advanced Herbalism at Front Range Community College!  It meets 10 times. This class is a continuation of Introduction to Herbalism and taught at the same location and time slot.

*Biology (Bio 111, General Biology  for Majors) at Front Range Community College.

*Other workshops on Herbal Medicine, Herbal Product Making, Fermentation & Probiotics, Gardening, and Sustainability

(Note: My current home base is Fort Collins, CO. I also travel occasionally to the Hawaiian Islands, Las Vegas, and the San Francisco Bay Area, so I teach workshops in those locations by request as well and online/via Zoom.) 

To learn more about or sign up for university courses or non-university classes, consultations, sessions, to order herbs or products, or to inquire about personalized classes for your group or possible healing trades, please email Laura at