We are pleased to announce another herb walk date led by Registered Medical Herbalist, Talal Al Hamad from The Urban Apothecary. Talal is recognized as a professional herbalist by the Ontario Herbalists Association and The Prestigious American Herbalists Guild
— WHY PICK OUR WALKS?
-Led by an experienced Registered medical herbalist, one of the 2 AHG herbalists in the province.
-small intimate groups — ensure no one is left behind and plenty of time for questions.
-We break down the barriers that textbooks often have by providing real life case examples and allowing you to taste and connect with some of the plants.
-Our participants range from beginners all the way to practising health professionals (naturopaths, RMTS, accupuncturists). There is something for everyone!
-children are always free!
— On this walk you will learn various things including:
— How to identify wild medicinal plants commonly found in our local wooded areas.
— How to safely and responsibly harvest them during peak potency.
— How these plants can be used medicinally.
— The different ways herbal remedies can be administered.
— There will be plenty of time for questions, so make sure to bring some along!
— Please note it is not permitted to remove plants from City of Toronto property.
— This is a rain or shine event. Please bring an umbrella and boots if there is a chance of rain.
We'll be walking through high park. The Exact starting point will be emailed to you upon registering.
TICKETS — email [email protected]
with your name and also Etransfer payment of 40$ to reserve your spot.
Sliding scale payment is being offered for those that TRULY need it. Herbal medicine is the peoples medicine and should be accessible. This is granted on a case by case basis.
— About Talal:
Talal Al Hamad is a Medical Herbalist and founder of The Urban Apothecary, a herbal clinic & dispensary located in the College and Ossington area. He is a Registered Herbalist and professional member of the Ontario Herbalists Association and The American Herbalists Guild. Talal has been a student of various holistic & natural healing modalities for many years including:
— Traditional Western Herbalism
— Homeopathy — Cell Salts
— Bach Flower Remedies — Flower essence therapy
— Yoga — Pranayama, Mudras & Asana
— Nutritional & Lifestyle Coaching, Body PH
— Holistic Pet & Plant Care
He works with People, Plants and Animals and is extremely well versed in the Culinary & Gastronomical world. His articles have been featured in magazines such as Ayurveda Mantra & Tonic Toronto.