Curanderismo: Traditional Medicine without Borders

Wednesday Jul 19, 2017

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1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131
US

Cost:

$350

Contact:

Deyanira Nunez

Phone: 505-277-4296
Website: Click to Visit

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Learn about the history, traditions, rituals, herbs and remedies of a folk healing tradition of southwestern North America.

This popular annual summer class is celebrating 17 years on the University of New Mexico – Main Campus!  

Hundreds of people have experienced this two-week journey provided by local and Mexican traditional healers known as curanderos/as. Through demonstrations and hands-on activities, this class delivers information on the history, traditions, rituals, herbs, and remedies of Curanderismo, a folk healing tradition of the Southwestern United States.

The class is offered as both a credit and non-credit option. UNM students can register via their MyUNM portal and earn 3 credit hours toward their degree through several departments (cost is current price per credit hour + $50 lab fee).  Those wishing to take the course as non-credit or for CEUs can sign up through UNM Continuing Education (cost is $300 +$50 lab fee).

For more information, please visit our website curanderismo.unm.edu for our contact information or for the latest updates.

Class ceremony