Last Day of Clinic | Letting Go

Another milestone made. Today was my last day of clinic. For me, this is actually more profound than taking my last academic exams last week. Clinic is where I feel I have done most of my learning, at least practical learning, and the kind of learning I will be using in my own clinic in the future. And, because we often work as a group in clinic, there is a […]

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Communal Clinic Room

One of the things that I’m sure will change as I move towards setting up my own practice is having other therapists immediately available to check, consult and discuss cases, and other non herbal stuff with. As I write this, I am making up some clinic hours shadowing one of the second year clinics. Because there is nothing really for me to do at this stage, other than physically be […]

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The sink | Fatigue and ‘flopping’

Something that has always been mentioned to me is how many people flop after finishing their Herbal Medicine degrees. Actually, from what friends have said, everyone flops after finishing their degree. But this especially seems to be the case with people who have done the Herbal Medicine course. I think it’s because going through a course like this takes you on such a journey of self development and personal transformation […]

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Last Written Exam

So, I’ve finally done it. Last written exam on the herbal medicine course. This means that I only have one more thing to do here in my time at Lincoln University, and that is my final clinical exam. I have no reason to suspect that I won’t whizz through that considering how well the mock went. I can’t believe what a journey this has been. Mu herbal medicine journey started […]

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Site Update: Cae Non Blog Posts

No time to write blog posts at the moment due to it being exam week! One down, one to go tomorrow morning. After that it’s just my final clinical then I will be through… hopefully! I have imported the archive of herbal blog posts I have made on the Cae Non website into this blog. Now, whenever I post there, it will also post to this site, for those who […]

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Why I’m self hosting this blog – The Transience of the Internet

This blog is the third incarnation of my attempts at being a ‘herbal blogger’. I’m hoping it will also be my last! While the aimsĀ  and goals of this blog are definitely for another post, written at another time, there is one thing that has smacked me squarely in the forehead and made me decide to self-host this blog (I had thought of Blogger, could be tumblr originally). The first […]

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