The general description of our Basic Couse is as follows:
This 2 Part Course is an online Virtual Course. It will also be offered live in class for those who are local and want to attend. This course is based on Complementary Care as taught by Madeleine Kerkoff - a specialist in complementary care and healthcare, with specialties in AromaCare incorporating essential oils and extracts.
This course will cover the practical use of essential oils and plant extracts. Aromacare can complement the holistic support of car recipients on a physical, emotional, social, and spiritual level. The selection of the plant-derived materials will be covered as relates to the composition of the constituents and whether or not they fit the medical problems and individual recipient. These judgments are evidence and/or experience-based will help you be much more effective in giving the care needed for comfort and healing.
The first session will focus on restlessness, anxiety, and overall emotional wellbeing.
During this pleasant day in which theory is alternated with a lot of practice, you will get tips and tricks or fun and pleasant activities with fragrant oils that help to provide a feeling of being at home and security, along with a pleasant memory and thereby elicit a smile or help to relax and give a pick-me-up.
The second session will focus on pain.
As an expert in this field and an inspiration to many healthcare providers, we will discover how aromatic oils and extracts can influence all aspects of pain on various levels. You will learn how to translate this knowledge into non-pharmacological options to also offer your client(s) more comfort and well-being. Much attention will be paid to the possible limitations and contraindications so you will learn to work safely and effectively while still paying attention to the whole person.
6 CEU for FL LMT