Course about Basic Aromatherapy
In this 3 Part introduction course you will learn about holistic massage which produces physical, spiritual, emotional and a sense of harmony. Special oils that can be absorbed through the skin, their unique essences inhaled which help maximize their therapeutic properties and effects. Aromatherapy is a totally relaxing experience. This course is aimed at those of you who wish to know the basics skills involved in aromatherapy and massage.
Lesson 1- starts by helping you understand how it all came about by giving the history of Aromatherapy, how the practice developed in Europe, how it is used in present day and finally contraindications of Aromatherapy
Lesson 2- continues by explaining the sense of smell, methods of extracting the essential oils, where to buy them and how they should be stored, it then goes on to explain the use of carrier oils, safe use of essential oils in the home and making a blend for use in massage
Lesson 3- gives guidance on how to make the environment conducive to aromatherapy massage, protecting yourself, a hand massage technique and aftercare (with pictures to show you the different movements). This lesson concludes with guidance on setting up your own personal collection of essential oils and information on key essential oils, there properties how they can be used.
Lesson 4 -starts with the history of cold cream and how to make your own.
Lesson 5- continues with information on foot massage and gives you a foot massage technique (with pictures to show you the movements),
Lesson 6 -provides information on stress and how it occurs, techniques for dealing with it and essential oils that can help. This section concludes with information on other key essential oils, their properties and how they can be used.
Lesson 7 -begins with information on depression, bereavement, self esteem, how and when they occur, symptoms and treatments.
Lesson 8 -continues with a back massage technique, after care and concludes with information on essential oils, their properties and how they can be used.
Lesson 9- advises on setting up as an Aromatherapist with family and friends, Aromatherapy and the Future. This course comes complete with a sample client treatment card.