Herbal Consultation

Julia is a qualified Medical Herbalist graduating with a honor’s degree from the College of Phytotherapy in 1999.A Member of the College of Practitioners of Phototherapy (MCPP) and with diplomas in Nutrition and Therapeutic Massage, Julia has taught at the School of Herbal Medicine, lectured at Westminster and East London Universities, consulted for the WWF and Neal's Yard and runs a range of courses, walks and workshops in Herbal Medicine and plants.

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Wild Herb Garden

Join Herbalist Julia Behrens for a tour of her wild herb garden and living medicine cabinet. Julia explains the medicinal properties of many everyday plants and herbs such as sage, nettle, ground ivy, dandelions and rosemary and shows how to use herbs to cure illness and promote good-health.

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Medicinal Plants

Here medical herbalist Julia Behrens shares with us her expert knowledge of the medicinal properties of certain trees. Whilst walking in woodland, Julia tells us how she draws both on traditional medical beliefs and modern scientific research to help heal patients using specific parts of trees such as lime flowers, oak bark and hawthorn berries. Julia also speaks about how plant utilisation and conservation need to co-exist.

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Lyme’s Disease Assistance

Lyme Disease AssistanceWhat is Lyme Disease?Lyme disease is a bacterial infection spread to humans by infected ticks. Ticks are tiny arachnids found in woodland areas that feed on the blood of mammals, including humans. Tick bites often go unnoticed and the tick can remain feeding for several days before dropping off. The longer the tick…

Making Elderberry Tonic

Making Elderberry Tonic Julia Behrens, professional medical herbalist, takes us for a woodland walk, seeking out elder trees. She harvests some ripe autumn elderberries and, over an open-fire, shows us how to make a healing syrup to help ward off winter colds and protect us from viral infections.                  …

Herbs for Health

Herbs for Health Video Join Herbalist Julia Behrens for a tour of her wild herb garden and living medicine cabinet. Julia explains the medicinal properties of many everyday plants and herbs such as sage, nettle, ground ivy, dandelions and rosemary and shows how to use herbs to cure illness and promote good-health.          …