DHC Approved Clinics

Approved Clinics

Clinical Herbal Therapy Diploma Program students must complete their herbal clinical training hours under the supervision of a qualified Clinical Herbal Therapist at private clinics that have been approved by Dominion Herbal College. The following clinics are approved by Dominion Herbal College:

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Katolen Yardley, CHT, DO (EU), MNIMH, RH (AHG)

Doctor of Osteopathy (EU) – Manual Osteopathic Practitioner Medical Herbalist
Alchemy & Elixir Health Group
Suite 514 – 119 W Pender Street (at Abbott)
Vancouver, BC V6B 1S5
Phone: 604.683.2298
katolenyardley.com

Katolen Yardley, CHT, DO (EU) MNIMH, RH (AHG)

Doctor of Osteopathy (EU) – Manual Osteopathic Practitioner Medical Herbalist
Advanced Healing Arts
201-2615 St. Johns Street
Port Moody, BC V3H 2B5
Phone: 604.939.4325

Maryann Abbs, BSC, CHT, RHT

Compassion Roots Wellness Centre
2995 Commercial Dr,
Vancouver, BC V5N 4C8
Phone: 604.875.0448
compassionroots.com

Elizabeth Walker, CHT, RH

The Herbwalker
RR#3, Site 305, Comp. 55
Onoway, AB T0E 1V0
Phone: 780.953.3219

Clinic Supervisors

Katolen Yardley

Katolen Yardley, CHT, MNIMH, RHT, RH (AHG)

Katolen Yardley is a Medical Herbalist and a member of the National Institute of Medical Herbalists. She is a Dominion Herbal College graduate of the Clinical Herbal Therapy Diploma Program and has a private practice in Vancouver and Port Moody, BC. Katolen is the owner of Alchemy & Elixir Health Group – a wellness centre in Vancouver.

She specializes in women’s health issues, skin disease, digestive and nervous system disorders and believes in providing usable tools for healing through inspiration and education. Katolen has taught at local colleges, presented at global conferences, has appeared in print in numerous industry journals and is a Director of the Canadian Herbalist Association of BC. Since 1998, Katolen appears monthly on Global TV’s Morning News where she offers herbal information to the public.

Katolen Yardley

Maryann Abbs, BSc, CHT, RHT

Maryann Abbs is a Clinical Herbalist (RHT), wildcrafter, and community educator. Maryann graduated from the Clinical Herbal Therapy Diploma Program at Dominion Herbal College in 2008 and she currently works as a Clinical Herbalist at the Compassion Roots Wellness Centre formerly known as the BC Compassion Club Wellness Centre.

Maryann has a BSc in Biological Sciences (1987) from the University of British Columbia and a post-graduate diploma in Community Economic Development (2000) from Simon Fraser University. As well, she has over 15 years experience as an adult educator and has worked for colleges, labour unions, and community organizations.

Elizabeth Walker

Elizabeth Walker, CHT, RH

Elizabeth Walker is a Dominion Herbal College graduate of the Clinical Herbal Therapy Diploma Program. She is the owner of The Herbwalker’s Apothecary in Edmonton, AB. Elizabeth is a registered professional member of the Ontario Herbalists Association (OHA) and an Associate Member of the Veterinary Botanical Medicine Association (VBMA).

Elizabeth provides consulting and herbal apothecary services for individuals, animals, practitioners and home herbalists.