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Laurie Lacey
March 6, 2006

Laurie Lacey is a writer/lecturer and specialist in the traditional plant/tree medicines of the Native peoples of North America; in particular, the Mi'kmaq of the Atlantic provinces of Canada. He has thirty-two years' of experience in this field, and is the author of Micmac Medicines: Remedies and Recollections. This is a book on Mi'kmaq medicines, which outlines the uses of approximately 70 species of plants and trees. Laurie has a fascinating slide/lecture presentation which has pleased audiences throughout Atlantic Canada. He also gives workshops in ecopsychology/nature therapy, and in plant spirit medicine. His book, Medicine Walk: Reconnecting to Mother Earth, is basically a self-help, ecopsychology, or nature therapy publication.

Laurie is also available for lectures based on his book, Black Spirit: The Way of the Crow.

For more information on medicines, nature therapy, his books, or his services as a lecturer, surf the net to his homepage.

"Laurie Lacey's Wild World of Plants" He also has a Blog at, and an Art site at,

Laurie's newsletter is, Natural Healing Talk, and may be subscribed to by visiting his Wild World of Plants website or, by emailing,

Books by Laurie Lacey,

Micmac Medicines: Remedies and Recollections, Nimbus Publishers, Halifax, 1993.

Black Spirit: The Way of the Crow, Nimbus Publishers, Halifax, 1996

Medicine Walk: Reconnecting to Mother Earth, Nimbus Publishers, Halifax, 1999.

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