Trans*Wellness: Herbal Allies for Transgender/ NB/ Genderqueer bodies, on and off hormones


In this class we will discuss how healthy we can be in our bodies as we claim the genders that make us feel whole. This class is for folks hoping to find healing and support in their transitions. No matter where you are in your life transition, this class will give you valuable information for staying healthy and held in your chosen gender, both physically and emotionally. Herbs are great allies for transitioning, whether on hormones or not. Practitioners who work with transgendered and genderqueer/non-conforming folks are welcome to attend, and trans identified voices will be honored and prioritized.

About the teacher:

Kara Sigler has taught and worked as a clinical herbalist in the Bay Area since 2006. Kara's class TransNatural first originated because they saw a need for resources and education within their queer/ non-binary/ trans community on herbal support for surgery, and complimentary support of and alternatives to hormones. Kara first taught Herbal Support for Surgery at the Philadelphia trans health conference in 2008 and TransNatural with Dori Midnight the following year in San Francisco. Kara uses They and She pronouns and identifies as a genderqueer/ white/ femme herbalist. They are currently in a Masters program to become a Nurse Practitioner with the goal of offering integrative medicine to their queer and trans community.

Events cancellation policy:

Out of respect for our teachers, we kindly ask you to cancel at least 24 hours in advance, as the seating for our classes is very limited. If you should have to cancel your registration, notification in writing should be sent by email. Please make sure you state your name and the name of the class in your email.

- An event credit in the amount of the original purchase price will be issued for cancellations received 24 hours prior to the start of the event. Please contact us by email to register for another class of your choice. Event credit is available for a period of six months - according to availability.

- No event credit will be issued for cancellations received within 24 hours of the event, nor failure to attend.

ADA Compliance: 
Our Wellness Space and School of Traditional Healing Arts is located below Scarlet Sage, and is not ADA compliant; you will need to walk down 15 stairs to access the classroom and the Wellness Space. Please let us know if you need help walking into the space. We apologize for the inconvenience.

We would love to hear from you!

Please contact us using the form below with any questions or give us a call between 11-6 pm PT at 415-821-0997.

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Thank you for your love and support! 

Scarlet Sage

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