Practitioner Course

Top Ten Botanicals in Women's Health with Tori Hudson

Dr Tori Hudson discusses her favourite herbs to support women during different life stages.

Online Course
1 lesson


12 Months OR Subscriber Pass


90 min/1 lesson
1.5 Hours total


Dr Tori Hudson

About this course

Women’s health includes a wide array of gynaecological and primary care issues.  In this area of often complex conditions there are key herbs that stand out as star performers. 

In this presentation, Dr Tori Hudson discusses her ten herbals that she feels are the most useful in women's health.

Tori Hudson is an internationally-recognised author, speaker, educator, researcher, clinician and the first woman in the United States to become a full professor of Naturopathic Medicine. Her areas of expertise include women's health, primary care for women, gynaecology and endocrinology.

Tori will examine the scientific research and the specific clinical applications and dosages for each plant. She will also share relevant historical and traditional uses of these top ten herbs. The presentation will review the utility of these botanicals during different decades of a woman's life.
What you receive:
  • Clear protocol explanations from some of the world's top practitioners
  • Clinical pearls for improved practice results
  • Access to your audio and video recordings via the App Store
  • A downloadable PDF of the presenter’s slides
  • Links to all referenced research papers and useful clinical handouts
  • Access to the community hub where you can get answers to your questions
  • A 30-day money back guarantee

From this course you will

  • Gain a broad understanding of the constituents, indications, contraindications and dosing of each of the 10 plants for women's health
  • You will gain knowledge on select evidence-based research on these plants in the treatment of gynaecological and primary care issues for women.
  • You will learn how to use these plants as part of a multi-dimensional treatment plan for select women’s health conditions.

What's in this course

Your Presenter

Dr Tori Hudson ND

Dr Tori Hudson, Naturopathic Physician, graduated from the National University of Natural Medicine (NUNM) in 1984 and has served the college in several capacities, including: Medical Director, Associate Academic Dean, and Academic Dean. She is currently a clinical adjunct professor at NUNM), Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine, Bastyr University and the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine. Dr Hudson has been in practice for more than 36 years, is the medical director of her clinic, “A Woman’sTime” in Portland, Oregon, co-owner and director of product research and education for VITANICA and the program director for the Institute of Women’s Health and Integrative Medicine. She is also the founder and co-director of NERC (Naturopathic Education and Research Consortium), a non-profit organisation for accredited naturopathic residencies.

Dr. Hudson has been appointed as a faculty member of the Fellowship in Integrative Health and Medicine, Academy of Integrative Health & Medicine.

Dr. Hudson was awarded the 1990 President’s award from the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians for her research in women’s health, the 1999 prestigious Naturopathic Physician of the Year award, the 2003 NUNM Alumni Pioneer Award, the 2009 Natural Products Association Pioneer Award and in 2012 was inducted into the NUNM Hall of Fame. In 2016, she was the recipient of the annual Oregon Association of Naturopathic Physician’s “Living Legends” award.

In 2021 she received the 2020 American Botanical Council’s prestigious Fredi Kronenberg Excellence in Research and Education in Botanicals in Women’s Health Award for 2020.

She is a nationally recognised author (book: Women’s Encyclopedia of Natural Medicine second edition, McGraw Hill 2008), speaker, educator, researcher, and clinician. Dr Hudson serves on several editorial boards, advisory panels and as a consultant to the natural products industry. She also writes monthly columns and freelance articles for several publications.