BSc. Hons. Herbal Medicine. MNIMH
Combining her love of plants and her scientific skills with her desire to engage with individual healthcare using herbs, Mary completed an Honours Degree at the the University of East London in Herbal Medicine and is an award winning member of the National Institute of Medical Herbalists. She completed over 500 hours of clinical training and is qualified in clinical anatomy and physiology, pharmacy, clinical diagnosis, pathology, nutrition, immunity, botany, pharmacology and phytochemistry as well as the Materia Medica and therapeutics of Traditional Western Herbalism.
She provides a reassuring approach to healthcare with safe and effective medicinal herbs for all the family.
Mary has enjoyed working in the medicinal sciences for over 35 years. She has been involved in pharmaceutical formulation, analytical and clinical research within industrial, medical and university environments. She now runs her own busy medicinal herbal clinic, dispensary and garden in Glastonbury.
Mary shares her love of herbs and healing in a wide variety of formats from convivial small 2 hour workshops in her dispensary to tincture and capsule making days. She offers weekend retreats into the energetic aspects of working with herbal medicine over 3 weekends with Hecate's Herbs.
Mary is also a clinical tutor for two herbal schools and you may sometimes meet her apprentices if you come for a consultation.