Mischa Schuler is a clinical herbalist, CranioSacral therapist, and herbal teacher living and practicing in Portland, Maine. She facilitates the Botanicals curriculum at Birthwise Midwifery School and specializes in anxiety support for adults and teens, as well as gynecological and thyroid health. She offers classes and apprenticeships locally. Her herbal studies have been through apprenticeship with Deb Soule of Avena Botanicals; preceptorship with herbalist, midwife and naturopath Dr. Mary Bove; and clinically at the Tai Sophia Institute in Laurel, Maryland where she earned a Master of Science degree in Herbal Medicine during a three year course of clinical study. Her twenty years of herbal studies continue through shared herbal circles with extraordinary and insightful students, thoughtful client self-observation, and early morning presence in her garden throughout the seasons.