Our Mission

  • to develop a professional body that promotes and maintains excellence in herbalism, including individual and planetary health
  • to strengthen and further the network of support and communication between herbalists
  • to foster high levels of ethics and integrity in the education and the practice of therapeutic herbalism
  • to encourage high standards for the education of therapeutic herbalists
  • to promote an ecologically healthy environment and to increase awareness concerning the interdependence of all life, especially the plant-human relationships
  • to promote education and the study of herbal medicine