From Metabolic Syndrome to Mental Health: The Magic of Medicinal Mushrooms

with Karen Wiseman, Clinical Intern - LIVE EVENT Nov. 30

Course Summary

Fungi are one of our closest relatives and support our health in countless ways. We will explore how medicinal mushrooms can help with some of the most critical health issues facing humans today including metabolic syndrome, mental health, and immune system dysregulation. We will learn about which mushrooms to choose, how they work in the body, preparations and review the current research.

About the Instructor

Karen has been homesteading in Central Vermont with her partner and children and building their medicinal mushroom farm for the past decade. She is grateful for this opportunity to work with nature to support people on their health and wellness journey. She comes to herbalism from many years in the pharmaceutical world and is honored to make this shift. She is here to help support you in addressing your goals- acute, chronic or preventive in an open and non judgmental space. She is especially interested in working with clients with metabolic syndrome, blood sugar and cardiovascular system challenges.

Live Event:
Wednesday, Nov. 30, 6-8 pm
When you register, you'll receive a zoom link to join the live class. You'll find the recording and slides posted in your course dashboard a few days after the live event.   You can access this course, view the video replay, and download slides and handouts for one year from registration date.

Course Pricing

  • Reduced Rate / BIPOC or Low Income
  • $5 USD

  • Member / Current VCIH Student
  • Free