Classes & Events for the Community

Interested in natural health and want to learn more? NCNM offers a wide range of stimulating community education classes for the general public. Whether it’s learning about nutrition and healthy cooking, listening to fascinating lectures about ancient Chinese medicine or discovering how to grow herbal remedies that can boost your immune system—there’s something here for everyone.

Cooking in Charlee's Kitchen

Food as Medicine Institute (FAMI)

If you’re thinking about updating your skills in the kitchen, NCNM’s celebrated Food as Medicine (FAMI) doctors will work side-by-side with you in our beautiful Charlee’s Kitchen for hands-on learning. Join us as we teach you to prepare and cook healthy, whole-foods meals for you and your family. Classes include the Food as Medicine Everyday (FAME) cooking series!  For those who want a deep immersion in nutrition, consider attending NCNM’s 2015 Food as Medicine Symposium.

Min Zidell Healing Garden

Community Classes & Events

NCNM offers informative presentations for the general public on classical Chinese, naturopathic and botanical medicine. 

Orna Izakson, Traditional Roots Institute

Traditional Roots Institute

NCNM is bringing the people’s medicine back to the people! We offer classes for all ranges of interest—from classes for backyard gardeners to healthcare providers who want to deepen their understanding of herbal medicine and advance its clinical practice.

Three Women

Women in Balance Institute

Women in Balance Institute (WIBI) is the trusted health resource for women over 40 who want information about natural ways to achieve hormone balance—essential to a woman’s overall health and well-being, greatly impacting her longevity and quality of life. This site includes the nation’s largest online directory of health providers specializing in bio-identical hormones. Healing takes place when women are empowered—empower yourself with knowledge!