Hailing from the wild redwood forests of northern California, with quality time spent in Portland, OR, Selena has recently returned to her home bioregion and has settled in rural Mendocino County. Ten years of study in bioregional western herbalism and Ayurveda, five years of service as a community herbalist in retail apothecaries, and over 30 years of practice being a human inform her work.
Balancing a background in biology with a commitment to radical embodiment and reconnection to nature, Selena works to help uncover reservoirs of resilience in those she supports. Selena is grateful for the teachers who have supported her on this path: Christa Sinadinos, Greta de la Montagne, Traci Webb, K.P. Khalsa, Janet Czarnecki, Erico Schleicher, Sabel Regalia, and others. Selena dreams of a world where ideals of mutual aid, earth renewal, and love guide us in all we do.
She is available for herbal consultations, plant walks, lectures on botany, plant identification, and medicine making, as well as research assistance and editing services for books, manuscripts, websites, databases, and more. She also sells non-exclusive rights to her photographs for use in your commercial websites or print media.
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