Education & Resources

 

A Comprehensive list of websites and resources on Aromatherapy, Herbal, Botanical, and Alternative Physicians

 

Medicinal Plant Working Group http://www.nps.gov/plants/medicinal/index.htm

Sage Mountain http://www.herbsandearthawareness.com/

Heart of Herbs http://www.heartofherbs.net/

AromaHead Institute http://www.aromahead.com/

United Plant Savers http://www.unitedplantsavers.org/

University of Maryland, Complementary and Alternative Medicine Guide http://umm.edu/health/medical/altmed

American Herbalist Guild – http://www.americanherbalistsguild.com/

Christopher Hobbs’ Herbal Prescriber Database – http://www.christopherhobbs.com/database/

Wildflower and Weeds – http://www.wildflowers-and-weeds.com/

 

 

American Botanical Council

PO Box 144345

Austin, TX 78714-4345

Phone: (512) 926-4900

www.herbalgram.org

 

American Herb Association

PO Box 1673

Nevada City, CA 95959

Phone: (530) 265-9552

www.jps.net/ahaherb/

 

American Herbal Pharmacopoeia

PO Box 5159

Santa Cruz, CA 95063

Phone: (831) 461-6317

Fax: (831) 475-6219

herbal@got.net

www.herbal-ahp.org

 

American Herbal Products Association

8484 Georgia Avenue, Suite 370

Silver Springs, MD 20910

Phone: (301) 588-1171

ahpa@ahpa.org

www.ahpa.org

 

American Herbalists Guild

1931 Gladdis Road

Canton, GA 30115

Phone: (770) 751-6021

Fax: (770) 751-7472

ahgoffice@earthlink.net

www.healthy.net/herbalists

 

American Nutraceutical Association

5120 Selkirk Drive, Suite 100

Birmingham, Alabama 35242

Executive Office: (205) 980-5710 Fax: (205) 991-9302

For Products & Membership: (800) 566-3622

E-mail: info@ana-jana.org

www.americanutra.com/index.html

 

The American Society of Pharmacognosy

Contact: R.J. Krueger, Ph.D., Treasurer

College of Pharmacy

901 S. State St.

Big Rapids, MI 59307

Phone: (616)592-2236

Fax: (616)592-3829

E-mail: kruegerr@ferris.edu

http://www.phcog.org/

 

Aromatherapy Registration Council (ARC)

Contact the ARC at info@aromatherapycouncil.org or at

Professional Testing Corporation

1350 Broadway 17th floor

New York, NY 10018

Phone: (212) 356 0660

http://www.aromatherapycouncil.org/index.html

 

Aromatic Science

A comprehensive list of research relating to essential oils.

 

British Herbal Medicine Association (BHMA)

attn. Mr. H.W. Mitchell, 1, Wickham Road

Bournemouth, Dorset BH7 6JX UK

Tel: +44 (0)1202 433691, Fax: +44 (0)1202 417079

 

ESCOP The European Scientific Cooperative on Phytotherapy

ESCOP Secretariat: Argyle House, Gandy Street

Exeter, Devon EX4 3LS, UK.

Tel: +44 1392 424626 Fax: +44 1392 424864

www.escop.com/

 

European Herbal Practitioners Association

http://www.users.globalnet.co.uk/~ehpa/

 

Flower Essence Society

P.O. Box 459 Nevada City, CA 95959

800-736-9222 (US & Canada)

530-265-9163 voice fax: 530-265-0584

E-mail: mail@flowersociety.org

www.flowersociety.org

 

Herbal Medicine and Medicinal Plant Interest Group

http://www.faseb.org/aspet/H&MIG8.htm#top

 

Herb Growing and Marketing Network

PO Box 245

Silver Spring, PA 17575

Phone: (717) 393-3295

herbworld@aol.com

www.herbworld.com

 

Herb Research Foundation

4140 15th St.

Boulder, CO 80304

Phone: (303) 449-2265

www.herbs.org

 

Herb Society of America

9019 Kirtland-Chardon Rd.

Kirtland, Ohio 44094

Phone: (440) 256-0514

Fax: (440) 256-0541

herbs@herbsociety.org

www.herbsociety.org

 

International Herb Association

910 Charles Street

Fredricksburg, VA 22401

Phone: (540) 368-0590

Fax: (540) 370-0015

members@iherb.org

www.iherb.org

 

The National Association for Holistic Aromatherapy

2000 2nd Avenue Suite 206

Seattle, WA 98121

888-ASK-NAHA -or- (206) 256-0741

(206) 770-5915 (FAX)

email: info@naha.org

www.naha.org

 

National Herbalist Association of Australia

P.O.Box 65

Kingsgrove, N.S.W. 2208 Australia

Tel: +61 2 5022938, Fax: +61 2 5543459

 

The National Institute of Medical Herbalists

56 Longbrook Street

Exeter, Devon EX4 6AH UK

Tel: + 44 (0)1392 426 022

www.btinternet.com/~nimh/

 

Northeast Herbal Association

P O Box 103

Manchaug, MA 01526-0103

Email: neha@northeastherbal.org

www.northeastherbal.org

 

Phytochemical Society of North America

Contact: Dr. Cecilia A.McIntosh, Treasurer

Dept. of Biology

Box 70703

East Tennessee State University

Johnson City, TN 37614-0703

423-929-5838 (phone) 423-929-5958 (fax)

http://www.ucalgary.ca/~dabird/psna/

 

Rocky Mountain Herbalist Coalition

PO Box 165

Lyons, CO 80540

Phone: (303) 823-9255

Emphasis on wildcrafting ethics and animal rights.

 

Society for Economic Botany

PO Box 368

Lawrence, KS 66044-8897

Phone: (800) 627-0629

www.econbot.org

 

Society for Medicinal Plant Research

Gesellschaft für Arzneipflanzenforschung

Contact: Dr. B. Frank

Gesellschaft für Arzneipflanzenforschung

Am Grundbach 5

D-97271 Kleinrinderfeld

Fax: +49/931/8002-275

E-mail: GA-Secretary@t-online.de

http://www.rz.uni-duesseldorf.de/WWW/GA/Welcome.html

 

Friends of Echinacea

6101 Shadow Circle Drive

Bozeman, MT 59715

Phone: (406) 585-8006

rrr@wtp.net

www.wtp.net/~rrr

 

National Center for the Preservation of Medicinal Herbs

33560 Beech Grove Road

Rutland, OH 45775

Phone and fax: (740) 742-4401

tim.blakley@frontiercoop.com

www.ncpmh.org

 

United Plant Savers

PO Box 98

East Barre, VT 05649

Phone: (802) 479-9825

Fax: (802) 496-9988

www.plantsavers.org

 

Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine Alliance (AOMALLIANCE)

6405 43rd Avenue Ct NW, Ste B.

Gig Harbor, WA 98335

Phone: 253-851-6896

Fax: 253-851-6883

www.aaomalliance.org

 

American Association of Drugless Practitioners

708 Madelaine Dr

Gilmer, TX 75644-3140

Phone: 903-843-6401 Fax: 903-843-3382

E-mail: members@aadp.net

www.aadp.net

 

American Association of Naturopathic Physicians

8201 Greensboro Dr., Suite 300

Mclean, VA 22102

Referrals: (703) 610-9037

Fax: (703) 610-9005

www.naturopathic.org

Referrals on website. Send $5.00 for a list of practitioners.

 

American Chiropractic Association

www.amerchiro.org

Phone: (800) 986-4636

Not all chiropractors use herbs, so check with the practitioner.

 

American Holistic Health Association

P.O. Box 17400

Anaheim, CA 92817-7400

(714) 779-6152

 

American Holistic Medical Association

6728 Old McLean Village Dr.

McLean, VA 22101

Phone: (703) 556-9728

www.holisticmedicine.org

 

American Holistic Nurses Association (AHNA)

P.O. Box 2130

Flagstaff, AZ 86003-2130

(800) 278-2462

www.ahna.org/home/home.html

 

American Holistic Veterinary Medical Association

2218 Old Emmorton Road

Bel Air, Maryland 21015

Phone: 1-410-569-0795

Fax: 1-410-569-2346

Email: AHVMA@compuserve.com

www.altvetmed.com

 

Australian Traditional-Medicine Society

PO Box 1027

Meadowbank NSW 2114

Telephone (02) 9809 6800

Fax (02) 9809 7570

(International telephone + 61 2 9809 6800)

(International fax + 61 2 9809 7570)

www.atms.com.au/

 

Bach Flower Essences International Education Program

100 Research Drive

Wilmington, MA 01887

Phone: 800-334-0843 Fax: 978-988-0233

E-mail: education@nelsonbach.com

www.nelsonbach.com

 

Holistic Dental Association

Complementary/Alternative Dentistry

P.O. Box 5007, Durango, CO 81301

Phone: (970) 259-1091

hda@frontier.net

www.holisticdental.org

 

The Holistic Dental Digest & Referral Service

263 W End Avenue #2A

New York, NY 10023

Phone: 212-874-4212 Fax: 212-874-4212

E-mail: hdd@bway.net

 

Homeopathic Academy of Naturopathic Physicians

12132 S.E. Foster Place

Portland, OR 97266

Phone: 503-761-3298 Fax: 503-762-1929

E-mail: hanp@igc.apc.org

www.healthy.net/hanp

 

International Academy of Oral Medicine & Toxicology

P.O. Box 608531

Orlando, FL 32860

Phone: 407-298-2450 Fax: 407-298-3075

E-mail: hdd@bway.net

www.iaomt.org

 

Maharishi Ayurved Products Intl.

P.O. Box 49667

Colorado Springs, CO 80949

Phone: 800-255-8332 Fax: 719-260-7400

E-mail: info@all-veda.com

www.mapi.com

 

Midwives’ Alliance of North America

4805 Lawrenceville Highway Suite 116-279

Lilburn, GA 30047

Phone: 888-923-6262

E-mail: info@mana.org

www.mana.org

 

National Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine Alliance

14637 Starr Road SE

Olalla, WA 98359

Phone: 253-851-6896 Fax: 253-851-6883

www.acuall.org

 

National Center for Homeopathy

801 North Fairfax St. Suite 306

Alexandria, VA 22314

Phone: (877) 624-0613

Fax: (703) 548-7792

www.homeopathic.org

 

National Center for Complimentary and Alternative Medicine – National Institutes of Health

NCCAM Clearinghouse

P.O. Box 8218

Silver Spring, Maryland 20907-8218

Toll Free: 1-888-644-6226

TTY/TDY: 1-888-644-6226

FAX: 301-495-4957

 

Office of Dietary Supplements – National Institutes of Health

Building 31, Room 1B29

31 Center Drive, MSC 2086

Bethesda, Maryland 20892-2086

Tel: (301) 435-2920

Fax: (301) 480-1845

E-mail: ods@nih.gov

 

The American Botanical Council

www.herbalgram.org

 

American Herbalists Guild

www.americanherbalistsguild.com

 

American Herbal Products Association

www.ahpa.org

 

American Spice Trade Association

www.astaspice.org

 

Herb Growing & Marketing Network

www.herbworld.com

 

Herb Society (U.K.)

www.herbsociety.org.uk

 

International Geranium Society

www.internationalgeraniumsociety.com

 

PCA Medicinal Plant Working Group: Green Medicine

www.nps.gov/plants/medicinal/index.htm

 

Society for Economic Botany

www.econbot.org

 

United Plant Savers

www.unitedplantsavers.org