Introduction to Clinical Aromatherapy

Introduction to Clinical Aromatherapy

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Course Description

Wildwoods Introduction to Clinical Aromatherapy workshop offers training in the safe and correct therapeutic use of essential oils; with a strong emphasis on essential oil chemistry, therapeutics and safety.

Over the course of this two-day intensive, students learn to create custom effective and beautifully scented aromatherapy blends based on essential oil chemistry, therapeutic properties and aromatics. Students have fun custom blending several personal care products to take home and enjoy!  Blends include:  immune boosting sprays, relaxing bath salts and stress relieving crèmes as well as Eco-friendly, non-toxic household cleaners.

Course Objectives

    • Learn the chemistry, aromatic profiles and therapeutic properties of 15 oils
    • Understand all aspects of essential oil quality and purity
    • Gain a clear understanding of blending dilution guidelines
    • Understand essential oil general safety and potential hazards
    • Learn how pure essential oils are created from farm to blending table
    • Explore different carriers and aromatherapy applications
    • Gain hands-on experience blending several personal aromatherapy products for bath, body and home
    • Learn how to formulate, blend and apply for therapeutic applications
    • Learn many resources for purchasing essential oils and blending supplies


Who can take this course

This is an entry-level workshop.  Anyone interested in learning about essential oils may attend.  

    Curriculum

      • History, art & science of aromatherapy
      • Beginner botany
      • Methods of extraction
      • Essential oil chemistry
      • Introduction to organic chemistry
      • Therapeutic properties
      • Energetics
      • Essential oil carriers
      • Synergistic blending
      • Toxicology and safety
      • Professional blending guidelines & applications
      • Blending exercises

    Course fee

    • Fee is $ 300.00* (includes $75 materials use fee)

      * Tuition is non-refundable unless cancelled before 15 days of scheduled workshop. All essential supplies are provided and included in the fee.  Introduction to Clinical Aromatherapy is included in the curriculum of the 280 hour Holistic Aromatherapy Certification Program. A credit toward the ACP program will remain for 1 calendar year.