Effective herbs for all the family
Western Herbal Medicine can manage and support a wide range of health concerns including digestive, respiratory and joint problems, hormone imbalances, skin complaints and allergies.
Mary is especially interested in supporting people with insomnia, anxiety and fatigue and is comitted to supporting the wellbeing of the local community.
Her onsite dispensary holds a wide range of sustainable quality herbs. Mary's practice is informed by current evidence and grounded in the holistic approach of traditional Western Herbalism. Mary is happy to work as part of your healthcare team.
Mary offers nutritional advice where appropriate and has access to a wide variety of quality nutritional supplements at affordable prices.
A first consultation with Mary will take around 90 minutes depending on the complexity of your case. A detailed history of your concern will be taken along with a screen of your general health, diet and lifestyle. In discussion with you, Mary can then prepare herbal tinctures, teas, capsules or creams specific for your circumstances and needs from her onsite dispensary. Dietary and lifestyle advice is also available. Follow up appointments take 30 minutes.
Mary's clinic overlooks the Somerset levels with views to Glastonbury Tor providing a calm, unique environment for your consultation. She keeps a medicinal herb garden and working bee hives where you are welcome to relax whilst your individual herbal prescription is prepared.
Mary runs walks, talks, practical workshops and courses from her clinic and venues around Glastonbury.
Consultations by appointment
Herbal Medicine can manage and support
"Happy to report I'm feeling much better in fact unrecognisable from when I met you.
Loads of energy, loads of sleep.
No muscle pains.
Feel stronger physically.
Much more able to process stressful situations.” S.G.
"I just wanted to say thanks for the herb treatment I’ve received over recent months. I finished the herbs a few weeks ago and I can see a definite improvement in my anxiety and stress levels." RS
"Thank you for taking such tender care and time today. I really appreciate it. An excellent service I will recommend." MM
From a clinical student
"It was so valuable spending time with a real herbalist,
I'm in awe of your depth of knowledge.” LC
From a weekend workshop
"Thanks again for such a wonderful weekend with Hecate's Herbs, and for your warm welcome
and hospitality. Every time I taste and smell my tincture, as well as absorbing the green medicine
of the land I'm taken back to the sacred space of divination we created together
in your dispensary and it feels magical.” RP
This months workshops
Herbs for Digestion
Saturday 14th December 10-30-12-30
Find out about herbs that can ease and support digestive complaints ranging from simple indigestion, constipation and flatulence to reflux, ulcers and chronic conditions such as IBS, Crohns and ulcerative colitis.
Explore the approach of Western Herbal Medicine to our gastro-intestinal system using bitters, antispasmodics. anti-inflammatory and many other safe and effective herbs,
Including a detailed handout, tincture tasting with an opportunity to create your own 'tummy tea'.
The cost is £15. Booking is essential
Please message me to reserve your place.