Emily is a certified plant geek & anatomy freak who loves connecting people with their own personal plant allies and their healer within. Emily is the founder of the Artemisia Academy of Herbal Arts & Healing, a new school for community & land based herbal education in Santa Barbara, CA. She has been teaching holistic health for over 10 years, including subjects such as Nutrition, Anatomy & Pathology at the Santa Barbara Body Therapy Institute and Medicinal Plant Walks at the Santa Barbara Botanic Gardens. Emily also runs her own private practice Active Alchemy, where she teaches transformative self-care through massage, nutrition & herbal remedies. To learn more about healing your own body, visit www.ActiveAlchemy.com, or to learn herbal medicine, visit www.ArtemisiaAcademy.com .