Caring for Each Other in the Post-Industrial Era

Welcome to the Center for Sustainable Medicine!

Didi Pershouse, LAc—thinker, writer, and healer—founded this website in 2006 as a way to share ideas about sustainability and health care in one interconnected place. The Sustainable Medicine Manifesto proposes that real medicine must benefit the whole system—our communities, both human and natural. There is no need to separate the processes of healing ourselves, the environment, and our communities.

Ecology of Care Book Cover


The Ecology of Care: Medicine, Agriculture, Money, and the Quiet Power of Human and Microbial Communities

Didi’s new book, The Ecology of Care, is now available on Amazon, Create Space and Ingram.

Didi Pershouse frequently gives talks on a variety of subjects related to climate change, soil restoration, the microbiome, and health.  Please contact us if you would like to arrange an event for your organization or town.



Interviews and Talks:

Our Clinic

You will also find information about Our Clinic, in Thetford Center, Vermont, where Didi Pershouse practices acupuncture and health counseling on a sliding scale.

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