Shana Lipner Grover

Staff Instructor of the Holistic Health Practitioner Program

Length of Service: since January 2020

Shana Lipner Grover is a clinical herbalist, health educator, field botanist, ethical wildcrafter, medicine maker and forever student of life and wonder. She is the director and primary educator of Sage Country Herbs School of Botanical Studies in north county San Diego, a field based ecology, botany and native plant medicine school. This school has expanded to include an online learning platform.

As an instructor at Healing Hands School of Holistic Health, Shana covers 350 hours of herbal medicine and nutrition programs. She’s a published writer that includes a botany column in Plant Healer magazine and Herbaria.  You can find her teaching at a variety of herbal symposiums and conferences like the Traditions in Western Botanical Medicine Conference and TerraVita Herbal Symposium, as well as higher learning institutions like Bastyr University and CSULA.  She has a clinical practice in north county San Diego focusing on empowering people to take responsibility for their health. Sage Country Herbs also has a high-quality product line by the same name specializing in effective topical herbal preparations like liniments, deodorants, lip balms and salves. Come out on a plant walk and see how the world opens when you see the interconnectedness of physiology and nature!

Shana instructs Herbal Studies, Advanced Herbal Formulations, Herbal Healing & Massage, Holistic Nutrition, Superfood & Dietary Practices and Herbal Preparations