Shana Lipner Grover

Shana Lipner-GroverShana, a clinical herbalist, health and nutrition educator, field botanist, ethical wildcrafter, medicine maker, and forever student of life and wonder is the director and primary educator of Sage Country Herbs School of Botanical Studies in north county San Diego.

Sage Country Herbs School of Botanical Studies, a 2 year program, is a hybrid online and field-based ecology, botany, nutrition and plant medicine school that guides students through weaving the study of plants and ecology of diverse environments into the practice of making and using herbal medicine. Through mountain hikes, plant walks, farm activities, and a bit of adventure we learn our roles within our local ecologies.

Shana runs a clinical practice in north county San Diego focusing on empowering people to prioritize their health. Beyond her field school, she has taught at a variety of outdoor education including Art & Wilderness Institute and Solidarity Farm School as well as writing and teaching 350 hours of herbal medicine and nutrition programs at Healing Hands School of Holistic Health.

With bylines in Plant Healer Magazine and Herbaria, you can also find her teaching at a variety of herbal symposiums and conferences like the Plant Healer Botanical Medicine Confluence and TerraVita Herbal Symposium and Oshala Farms, Herb Camp.

2024 Session 3

  1. he Anatomy of Fear – Physiology of the Stress Response and Herbal Allies, in 2 parts
  2. Botanical Eyes - Field Botany Demystified ~ beginning /intermediate  all levels
  3. Demulcents, The Subtle Herbal Superheroes ~ beginning
  4. Excess and Deficiency, the Role of Energetics in Effective Herbal Care ~ intermediate/advanced