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Herbal Medicine - Feminist Health


  • Walworth Garden 206 Manor Place London, England, SE17 3BN United Kingdom (map)

Friday 16 18:00 - 21:00 & Saturday 17 10:00 - 17:00

The session will be for any women, gender non-binary and trans folk for whom the issues are of interest.
All welcome - whether you’re new to some of these ideas/conversations or want to contribute of your own body of knowledge.

This workshop will use Threads - a DIY, not-for-profit book - as a basis for information exchange and shared conversation about anatomy, sex & gender, and the various differences and commonalities of experiences throughout the menstrual cycle. It will look at what gets called ‘PMS’, and also at what gets called ‘mental health’, and will critique biomedical stories we are given about the body/mind as part of opening up space to explore our different and similar lived experiences, and to consider both what health and what ‘self-care’ mean in the context of social justice and social change. We will also look at herbs and self-care for some common women’s health issues.

Facilitated by Lisa Fannen

Did You Know

If you're a resident of the EEA (The European Economic Area) for 3 years or more and are over 19 years old you can attend one free workshop per academic year with us!*

We have a limited number of free places, so make sure you book early to avoid disappointment!

See our terms and conditions for more information.

To find out if you're eligible for a free workshop or to book a place please answer the questions below.


Is This Your First Workshop With Us Between October 2017 - August 2018?

 

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Have You Been A Resident Of The EEA (The European Economic Area) For The Last 3 Years And Are Over 19 Years Old?

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