Classes are taught at Mountain Spirit, in the yurt on my land and in the fields around the area. At the end of each course there is a certificate of completion; this has been used in the local high school for class credits and also some colleges.


September 26th, 2018 thru March 27th, 2019

Accepting Students thru October 31st, 2018

Denise Joy/ Mountain Spirit Herbal Co.

For registration:


 About Apprentice Program:

24 weeks

Wednesdays: 10 am -12:30 pm

Herbal homework: We will review over 150 herbs, both fresh and dry

Hands on projects: Balms, tincture, soap-making gardening and more

Question answer and review of last week’s homework.

Certificate of completion

 Basic medicine making class


Food herbs to help prevention of illness

Growing and cultivation of herbs in the Pacific Northwest

Woman’s herbs from menstruation trough menopause

Male herbs, herbal first aide, syrups, and much more.

 After completing this course you will have a basic understanding of using herbs for your health and body needs. Healing common ailments for yourself and family members.Credits: for high school and also some colleges.

 Class Fees

Special offer if paid by August 31: $1,000.00/yr.

Otherwise: $50.00/class

560.00/12 classes

1,100.00/ year fee

High school students 16 and older attend free limit 3.

Work trade is limited. Phone for more information.

Class will be in the shop on my land; in the fields around the area.


Class fee is $800. Payments or work-trade arrangements can be made. An interview is required before sign-up.

After completing this course you will have a basic understanding of using herbs for your health and body’s needs, and how to remedy basic ailments.

  • Combination Herbal Remedy Making and Herbs for Prevention of Illness
  • Growing and Cultivation of Herbs in the Pacific Northwest
  • Women’s Herbs from Menstruation through Menopause 
  • Male Herbs

The class is conducted over four months. We will meet one afternoon a week from 2pm until 4ish. This is an intensive class. There will be some herbal remedy making but mostly working with combinations and their benefits, followed by question and answer time, and a review of last week’s herbal homework.