The Connecticut Institute for Herbal Studies has taken the wisdom of 5000 years and translated it into an easy to understand system for teaching this art & science. Since 1992,the school led the way in teaching holistic health modalities to the public. Today, the school offers a variety of certified courses and programs revolving around Traditional Chinese Medicine practices, as well as Aromatherapy, Bach Flower Essences and Western Herbology. CIHS provides concise information taught in a clinical setting to adult learners.
Students may also elect to take an educational program in China that incorporates the study of Chinese Medicine (Acupuncture, Chinese Medical Massage called Tui Na or Herbology) in a Beijing hospital with cultural touring as well.
A nationally accredited Home Study Program in Chinese Herbology is also available for those who would choose an independent, yet fully supported, learning experience.
Laura Mignosa, nationally certified Herbalist, provides appointments for care,is a national lecturer on Chinese Herbs and provides Chinese herbal formulas to treat cancer, arthritis, worms, and urinary tract crystals in pets as well.