Therapeutic and Medicinal Uses of Essential Oils

Prerequisites

This is a challenging and fun weekend workshop. No previous Aromatherapy training is required.

Course Dates

November 10th – 12th, 2017

What is the Therapeutic and Medicinal Uses of Essential Oils Weekend Workshop?

Approach Aromatherapy blending from a practical perspective.

During this in-depth weekend Aromatherapy workshop, you will learn about the therapeutic and medicinal benefits and applications essential oils. This is excellent refresher course for essential oil enthusiasts and a perfect introduction for anyone interested in learning more about the healing power of essential oils.

Essential oils are the bloodline of the plant. The oil provides plant protection by giving immunity to ward off undesirable bacteria, viruses, fungi, parasites, and insects just like our blood does. When a tree is cut it bleeds gum resin into the wound to initiate healing, very similar our skin cut by a knife mending. Essential oils extend their therapeutic healing actions to us.

During an existing weekend in a nurturing learning environment, learn how to integrate essential oils in a multi-layered approach for health and well being. We’ll introduce basic aroma chemistry and the healing benefits of chemical components in essential oils.

Blending is a key element of aromatherapy. We’ll discuss a variety of blends and products to enhance your life physically and emotionally. We respect the power of essential oils and will clearly cover safety and contraindications of the oils studied during this weekend workshop.

Topics of Study

  • What is Aromatherapy?
  • The history of Aromatherapy
  • Basic chemistry and distillation methods of essential oils
  • The physiological and emotional effects of pure essential oils.
  • Blending guidelines
  • An overview of neat and internal essential oil use
  • Safety, toxicity myths and truths regarding essential oils
  • Plant based medicine, energetics and aromatherapy

Study 25 Specific Essential Oils

During the workshop, students will be introduced to the properties and qualities of 25 essential oils via engaging lectures and demonstrations. Some of the oils studied are: Monarda fistulosa, Black Pepper, Eucalyptus globulus and dives, Lemon, Inula, Green Myrtle to name a few.

NCBTMB CEUs

19 credits

Instructors

Cynthia Brownley MS, LMT, CCA
Joy Musacchio MA, LMT, CCA

Location

Stillpoint Studies
415 Juniper Drive
Sedona, AZ 86336

Tuition

$495

Deposit

$100 (non-refundable, applied toward tuition)

Classroom Hours

Friday 6pm-9pm
Saturday & Sunday 9am-6pm

Course Materials Included With Tuition

  • A custom manual
  • Discounts at Stillpoint Aromatics
  • A comprehensive resource Aromatherapy database
  • Directory of journals and connection in the world of aromatherapy
  • Exposure to over 185 essential oils
  • Hands on blending activities
  • Exercises and demonstrations

Bonus Materials Included With Tuition

Create and take home over $200 worth of fantastic Aromatherapy products.

  • Aromatic cream blend
  • Room spray
  • Sinus inhaler
  • Diffuser blend
  • Massage oil
  • Bath salts

Course Dates

November 10th – 12th, 2017