My Education

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Kelli Hughart (Armes)  MAED, HHP, Reiki Master Teacher

Formal Studies are from Accredited Institutions 

B.A. 2001 Liberal Arts: Heavy science concentration (GPA 3.20)

M.A. Ed 2004 Elementary Education (GPA 3.94)

I currently hold a valid teaching professional certificate in my state.    (Post Professional Graduate Certification)

 

CPR/AED Certified -Current

Reiki Master/Teacher-Current

Herbalist/Aromatherapist Certified Health Coach and Flower Essence Practitioner State and Federally Permitted Wildlife Rehabber/Educator – Direction of AWARE

Wilderness First Aid Certified

 

 

1987-Present (Including but not limited to)

Holistic Health Studies:  Homeopathy, Fluoridation, Gardening, (Traditional Western) Herbalism,  Folk Herbalism, Appalachian Herbs, Tree Medicine, Gemmotherapy, Aromatherapy, Holistic Animal Care, Domestic Animal and Wild Animal Nutrition,Wildlife Care,  Human Nutrition, Crystals, Plant/Flower Essence, Naturopathic Studies, Hydrotherapy, Iridology, Wild Foods, Botanical Perfume, Naturalism, Ecopsychology, Health/Wellness  Coaching and Integrated Health Coaching, Botany, Anatomy and Physiology, Chemistry and Energy Work (Reiki). T-Touch (1994) Emotional Freedom Technique –EFT (2001)  Reiki Apprentice RM/T (2008-2010) T-Touch (2003). I will not make a book list, otherwise we will be here all day. lol

 

Reiki Level 1-Master/Teacher (in person traditional apprenticeship) 2008-Present

Martial Arts (4th Dan in TKD) Training began in 2004-Present (informal study off an on since I was 16) Working on Blue Belt in Gracie Jui-Jitsu from a CTC.  Tai Chi Practitioner/Educator

 

 

Conferences: (Including, but not limited to)

2009-Present

Medicine From the Earth (NC) yearly

Traditions in Western Herbalism, 2014

American Herbalist Guild 2010

South East Woman’s Herbal Conferences

 

Advanced Training:  Including but not limited to (2008-Present)

Mathew Wood (Pulse Taking)

Margi Flint (Reading the Body)

Sam Coffman (Wilderness/Herbal First Aid)

Phyllis Light (Appalachian Herbalism)

Darryl Patton (Folk Medicine)

David Winston (Cherokee Medicine/Local Plant Medicine)

To-Doula Training (Doula Training)

 

Advanced/Specialized Studies Certifications and Continuing Education

(in no particular order)

Master Herbalism (2600  Hour Clinical Herbal Course) Heart of Herbs School -Certificate

Master Aromatherapy Class (650 Hour Clinical course) Heart of Herbs School-Certificate

French Aromatherapy (East-West School of Aromatherapy) -Completed did not seek Certificate

Kamana Program (1-4) Naturalist Studies – Completed

Green Spirit Wise Craft Heart of Herbs School (500 Hours) Certificate

Virginia Master Naturalist (over 100 hours of CE and over 1000 hours of volunteering to date)-Certificate

Lindamood-Bell Seeing Stars, On Cloud Nine, LiPS) -Certificates

Orton-Gillingham Training-Certificate

Sage Mountain Herbal School -Certificate

Southwest School of Botanical Medicine (Constitutional Lessons 1-12) Completed did not seek Certificate

Mitochondrial Nutrition by Dr. Alex Vasquez

Functional Inflammology by Dr. Alex Vasqez

The Health Sciences Academy Nutritional Therapist Course  -Certificate

Susun Weed Green Ally Program

Herb Mentor (2008-2016)

Pharmacy of Flowers (Floracopeia)-Completed

Dr. Sears Wellness L.E.A.N  and Prime Time Health Coaching Certifications  (Certificates)

Natural Women’s Health Master Class (CEU certificate)

Natural Cardiology Master Class (CEU certificate)

MTHFR Clinical Series (CEU certificate)

Autoimmune Master Class (CEU certificate)

Results Based Coaching (CEU certificate)

Spirit Attachments Mastery Course (CEU certificate)

Natural Allergy Master Class (CEU certificate)

Natural Gastrointestinal Master Class  Level 1  (CEU certificate)

Natural Gastrointestinal Master Class Level 2 (CEU certificate)

Hair Nail and Tongue Diagnosis (CEU certificate)

Fibromyalgia, Fatigue and Global Pain Syndromes (CEU certificate)

 

Advanced Webinar Trainings: (Included and not limited to)

Reading Blood Work series (Thomas Easley)

Herbal Constituents (Lisa Ganora)

Cardiology Herbalism (Fratellone)

Floracopeia Pharmacy of Flowers (David Crow)

K.P. Khalsa- Holistic Business.

Mitochondria Nutrition -Dr. Vasquez

S.A.D and Aromatherapy

Pharmacy of Aromatherapy

Herbal First Aid Sevensong

Herbal Energetics-Kiva Rose

Samuel Thomson (Steven Horne)

Dental Herbalism (Leslie Alexander)

Weeds for Medicine (David Winston)

MANY MANY MORE I am forgetting to name!

 

Specialized Advanced Herbalism Audio Courses (including but not limited to)

David Winston Audio Courses (All) www.herbalistandalchemist.com

Paul Bergner Audio Course (All ) www. naihm.com

 

Specialized Advanced Herbalism Video courses (including but not limited to)

Differential Diagnoses (with textbook)

Western Phytotherapy

Pulse and Tongue Diagnoses (EWSH)

Botany and Wildcrafting

Doctrines of Signatures

Many MORE!

 

Advanced Training in Wildlife Rehab (including but not limited to)

I currently hold a state and federal permits and am legal to rehab everything but bear, deer, and high risk rabies species. I specialize in box turtles, bunnies and possums.

NC Wildlife 2013

Call of the Wild (yearly)

Sacred Friends Conference (2016)

Master Tracking James HalfPenny

Wildlife Rehabber Math

Handling Wildlife Calls

WCV Wildlife Conferences

AWARE Conferences

 

Specialized Studies in Martial Arts:

Gracie Combative/Blue Belt Training (current)

Ryron Gracie Seminar (2016)

Kubaton Training Workshop (2013)

Gun Self Defense Training Workshop (2016)

Knife Self Defense Training Workshop

4th Degree TKD based Eclectic Martial Arts (stand up, knife, ground work, sword and bo staff, etc)

Tai Chi Certification

Currently teach Ladies Self Defense, Tai Chi,  and private instruction in martial arts

 

Not to mention: 

Thousands and thousands of hours of specialize self study in holistic and herbalism,  as well as hundreds of books read on these topics. as well as teaching classes, seeing clients, mentoring apprentices,  etc.  I WALK the TALK!

Memberships

Professional NAHA

General Member AHG

United Plant Savers

Certified Virginia Master Naturalist (1400 volunteer hours)

State/Federally Permitted  Rehabber/Educator and Director  with AWARE

Co-Founder of Virginia Herbalist Society (new organization)

 

With certifications in Herbalism, Aromatherapy, Health Coaching and Empowerment skills as a 4th Degree black belt, leverage my 20+ years holistic medicine studies and use it for your benefit! Quit spending hours and hours online and hundreds of dollars in herbs, vitamins, shakes, and other things that aren’t working for you!!!   Use my skills in my and body connection along with other studies and let me help empower you to change your health for good, so you can change the world! Contact me today for a free call to see I can help you! i‌nfo@‍mawmawkelli.com