Herbal‌ ‌Medicine‌ ‌for‌ ‌Gender‌ ‌Euphoria‌ ‌

Gender‌ ‌expression‌ ‌is‌ ‌a‌ ‌complex,‌ ‌intersectional,‌ ‌multifaceted‌ ‌issue‌ ‌and‌ ‌lived‌ ‌experience‌ that‌‌ many‌ ‌people‌ ‌grapple‌ ‌with‌ ‌on‌ ‌some‌ ‌level.‌ ‌Gender‌ ‌is‌ ‌a‌ ‌deeply‌ ‌ingrained‌‌ performance‌ ‌in‌ ‌our‌ ‌society,‌ ‌and‌ ‌although‌ ‌we‌ ‌see‌ ‌trends‌ ‌towards‌ ‌dismantling‌ ‌the‌ ‌binaries‌ ‌of‌‌ masculine‌ ‌&‌ ‌feminine,‌ ‌our‌ ‌modern‌ ‌world‌ ‌is‌ ‌an‌ ‌uncomfortable‌ ‌or downright‌ ‌dangerous‌‌ place‌ ‌for‌ ‌folks‌ ‌who‌ ‌aren’t‌ ‌cis-gender.’‌‌ Micaela Foley is a certified herbalist with an educational background in energetic and clinical herbalism, alchemy, & medical astrology. She completed the clinical practitioner course at Blue Otter School of Herbal Medicine in Northern California and the foundational year program at ArborVitae School of Traditional Herbalism in New York City. Her herbal writings can be found through wellness resources like mindbodygreen, Shape magazine, & The Alchemist’s Kitchen, where she previously managed the herbal program. Currently, she lives and farms in Rhode Island. Micaela's herbal practice is committed to social activism, accessibility, & empowerment through education and mutual aid. She is available for private sessions, clinical work, & as a teacher, writer, and consultant..

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