Herbal Medicine is a health system based on a combination between ancient traditional knowledge about herbs and it´s study by modern science. There are herbs that we use nowadays in our clinical practice that have thousands of years of use by many ancient civilizations all around the world.

Herbs like Pau d´Arco, Ginkgo Biloba, Ginger, Passion flower, Echinacea are just a few of dozens that you will have available on Holistic Health Care.

João Beles will chose the best herbs for your specific condition always based on your unique characteristic. The objective is not only to treat diseases but give you more energy and health.

Please bring a bottle with you to keep the herbal infusion that João will prepare for you.

At the Being Gathering you will be able to book a Naturopathy Consultation at the Holistic Health Care for free. Please make your way to the Therapies Booking Space in the Being Fields to make your bookings

Therapists offering Naturopathy:

João Beles

He started studying herbal medicine in 1996 after falling in love with nature, meditation and healthy food. 4 years later he began studying Traditional Chinese Medicine for 7 years. His work is a consequence of what he follows in life and believes to be better for our health. At the Being Gathering he will share herbal medicine consultations. He believes in a new paradigm in Medicine where herbs are the most important medicine for people. Since 2000 he works in clinics in Lisbon and the Algarve. In 2003 he started teaching naturopathy and herbal medicine in one of the most important Institutes of Natural Medicine in Portugal: IMT – Instituto de Medicina Tradicional, were he still teaches. He worked in the Boom Festival 2012, 2014 and 2016 Being Fields giving naturopathic medicine consultations at the Alternative Medical Centre, where he attended to hundreds of Boomers. In 2015 he offered the same health service at the Be-in. He wrote 2 books about herbal medicine and has an article every month in a health magazine “Prevenir” since 2006. He gives also many lectures in natural medicine congresses, workshops, TV, radio and makes walks through nature in order to identify medicinal plants. In the photo he is teaching his students at the Botanical Garden in Lisbon, showing Ginkgo Biloba´s leafs. You are welcome to experience a personalized consultation where João Beles will choose the best herbal medicines for your health. Please bring a bottle with you to keep the herbal infusion made by him.