Courses & Workshops

Courses & Workshops:

Here’s a sneaky peak at what we have planned for 2018 and 2019…keep checking back for updates!


Ayurvedic Apprenticeship

Runs over four weekends on Saturdays and Sundays: 30-31st March, 8-9th June, 6-7th July, 28-29th September

Anne is offering a unique course over 4 weekends during 2018 devised for herb lovers, students and practitioners alike. She will introduce you to the basic and yet inspiring concepts of Ayurveda and relate these to an understanding of yourselves and others. The aim of Ayurveda is nothing short of moksha which means bliss! The course will consist of written material as well as 4 practical weekend workshops. It will include detailed monographs of a variety of herbs commonly used, their actions, indications, contra-indications & constituents, with practical advice on how to grow, prepare and use them as medicines, as well as discussion of their healing properties from an Ayurvedic perspective. 

The course will be held at Anne’s home in the Cotswolds, where she has a herb garden with over 150 medicinal plants, laid out in a spiral that represents a journey through life expresses through herbs. Please email or call 01451 810096 for more information. 

Price for all four weekends: £640 early-bird booked before Friday 30th November, usually £680. Includes lunch on both days. 


May Day Event at Hawkwood College, Stroud 

Monday 7th May 2018

Anne will be giving an taster Introduction to Ayurveda workshop at Hawkwood College’s 70th anniversary May Day celebration. A fun and free day out for the family, there will be taster lectures and workshops as well as live music, bbq, bar, ice-cream and children’s activities, including face painting, storytelling and maypole dancing. Please visit Hawkwood College’s website for booking and more information.

Price: Free. 

HerbFeast at Lough Lannagh Lodge, Ireland

Friday 18th – Sunday 20th May 2018

Join Anne at HerbFeast, Ireland’s only gathering for herbalists. With speakers from Ireland and the UK there will be herbal lectures and workshops, yoga, breath work, drumming, dancing and a sauna! Anne will be giving a case study on auto-immune disease and a lecture on Ayurveda and balancing the doshas with Western herbs. For more information please visit the HerbFeast website

Prices from 165 Euros. 

Seasonal Herbal Medicine & Foraging at Trill Farm, Devon

26th & 27th May / 14th & 15th July / 15th & 16th September / 27th & 28th October 2018

Join Anne on a journey of discovery as she guides you to identify and forage for wild herbs, understand their medicinal properties and uses, and shares the skills to create and take home a range of herbal remedies for your health and wellbeing. Go to the Trill Farm website for more info.  

Single weekend courses from £295. All four seasons for only £944 (non-residential.  Includes all materials, monographs and organic lunch each day).

HerbFest at Dartington Hall, Devon

Friday 1st – Sunday 3rd June 2018

Alongside organising HerbFest Anne will be lecturing at this herbal conference for herbalists and herbal enthusiasts in the beautiful grounds of Dartington Hall in Devon. There will be lectures, practical workshops, herbal identification and foraging walks, yoga, plant meditations, story-telling, music and much more. Anne will be speaking on Ayurveda for Women’s Health and The Ayurvedic Approach to Detoxification. For more information please visit the HerbFest Website. 

Prices start from £250 for non-residential, and £325 for residential bookings. Meals, conference access and entertainment included. 

Ayurveda for the Heart & the Mind at Hawkwood College, Stroud

Saturday 16th – Sunday 17th June 2018

Anne will introduce the basic principles of Ayurveda and the subtle anatomy of the heart and mind. She will explore our own mental and emotional constitutions and discover how the tools of Ayurveda can help us to cultivate peace, joy and balance. You will look at the importance of daily practices and the role of food, herbs, essential oils, meditation, pranayama and the natural world. Please visit the Hawkwood Website for more information, prices and booking. 

 Ayurveda Beats Stress! at The Clover Mill, Malvern

Monday 1st October – Wednesday 3rd October 2018

In this two day workshop you will be immersed in a total Ayurvedic experience in the tranquility of a rural haven. Saturday will be a comprehensive discussion on the five elements and three doshas with the aim of you gaining a really good understanding of your own body type, and those of others too, which really helps all our relationships. Then Sunday will cover how to use Ayurvedic techniques such as herbs, diet, meditation, daily routines such as self-massage and yoga, to cope with the stresses in our lives and lessen their impact on our health and happiness. For booking please visit The Clover Mill Website. 

Prices start from £295 for non-residential and £595 for residential places. 

The Botanica Conference, Brighton

Friday 31st August – Sunday 2nd September 2018

Botanica is a conference celebrating herbs and aromatherapy with a vast number of lectures from around the globe and a wealth of knowledge. Botanica aims to promote and publicise the use of plant-based medicine in clinical settings around the world, foster international exchanges of research and clinical information, encourage collaborations between practitioners and researchers and facilitate access to excellent quality producers and products. Anne will be speaking on A Plant-Based Approach to Enhancing Fertility. For more information please visit The Botanica website

Prices start from £310.


2017 & 2016

Seasonal Herbal Medicine & Foraging, Trill Farm, Devon:
Autumn: 10th & 11th September / Winter: 22nd & 23rd October / Spring: 20th & 21st May 2017 / Summer: 15th & 16th July 2017
Join Anne on a journey of discovery as she guides you to identify and forage for wild herbs, understand their medicinal properties and uses, and shares the skills to create and take home a range of herbal remedies for your health and wellbeing. Go to the Trill Farm website for more info.  All four seasons for only £810 (non-residential.  Includes all materials, monographs and organic lunch each day).

Exploring Herbs to Nourish and Support Through the Vata Season of the Year and the Vata Time of Life, Sama Tal Center, North Hampton, NH, USA:

Saturday 17th September 2016

Anne will describe methods of preparation of fresh and dried herbs which can be used as we transition from summer to fall, from the Pitta time of life to the wise Vata years.  Each herb has its unique wisdom, pranic attributes and energetic effects, as well as pharmacological constituents and potential ability to heal; herbs from both East and West are dynamic manifestations of Consciousness and an extraordinary gift. With an understanding of how to use local herbs from an Ayurvedic perspective we can incorporate them into modern Ayurvedic practice.  Go to the Sama Tal website for more information or contact Lisa Boldin,, 603-860-1044.  Price $125 per person including seasonally prepared lunch (scholarships available)

Ayurveda Study Retreat – Clover Mill, Malvern:
Ayurveda for Women: 23rd – 25th September
A new opportunity this year to join Anne at the Clover Mill Retreat for a series of two-day courses to study Ayurveda and how we can achieve balance, health and happiness via diet, lifestyle and herbs. You will leave with a deeper understanding of yourselves and with principles and practices to apply in your daily lives.  Go to the Clover Mill website for more info.  Price from £795, fully inclusive of meals, accommodation, study course, consultation with Anne, Ayurvedic treatment and yoga class.

Exclusive to Anne McIntyreHealing through Nature in the Tramuntana Mountains, Majorca: Date to be confirmed
We are delighted to be able to invite you to join Anne McIntyre in the gorgeous surroundings of a totally unspoilt nature reserve in the Sierra de Tramuntana mountains of north-west Mallorca for a weekend dedicated to vibrant health and well being. Over five days, Anne will introduce practices from Western herbalism and Ayurveda that can be integrated in your day to day life, so that you return home inspired to continue your journey to health, vitality and longevity. Guests will be staying in a 16th century farmhouse in the heart of a nature reserve, with breathtaking views of mountains and sea.  From £895pp. (includes full board with two people sharing, airport transfers and workshops).

Living Wisdom: The Foundations of Ayurveda (
Living Wisdom offers a comprehensive introduction to the principles and practices of Ayurveda based on Anne’s extensive experience presenting Eastern philosophy in an accessible way for the Western mind.  This online course has been carefully structured to be accessible to everyone interested in improving their health and wellbeing.  £395 for all eight online modules plus access to the student forums.

HerbFest 2017; Bringing People & Plants Together – Tavira, Portugal:
29th April – 3rd May 2017
Back by public demand!  The tenth HerbFest conference will once again be held in Portugal at Monte Mariposa. Visit for more details as we have them. Early Bird prices from £250-£296 (book by end November)

Introduction to Ayurveda Weekend at Artemis House, Cotswolds – 3rd & 4th June / 1st & 2nd July / 23rd & 24th September:

A wonderful opportunity to learn about the healing wisdom of Ayurveda, a truly inspiring and practical approach to enhancing health, happiness and longevity.  This course is based at Anne’s home in the Cotswolds and will comprise a balance of teaching and practical sessions in Anne’s beautiful herb garden (weather permitting!).  To book please ring 01451 810096 or email  £150 for the weekend (non-residential) including a delicious Ayurvedic lunch and course materials.

Group Bookings:

If you have a group of friends or colleagues who would like to attend a seasonal wild medicine foraging day or a day in Anne’s garden here in the Cotswolds we can arrange a day tailored to your needs.  These days are £850 for 10 people.

For further information, or to make a booking, please contact 01451 810096 or

We hope to see you soon!