|Professional after 12/28||$ 445.00|
|Bastyr/NIAOM alumni after 12/28||$ 395.00|
|General public after 12/28||$ 445.00|
|BU staff after 12/28||$ 355.00|
|Full time student||$ 275.00|
Learn the fundamental knowledge necessary for competent and efficacious use of essential oils and aromatherapy. Moving beyond a simple definition of individual oils, you will gain an understanding of the chemical composition of essential oils; holistic properties and contraindications; their impact on body systems and olfaction; and the relation to energy principles.
The 20-hour seminar includes 17 hours of classroom experience and three hours of self-study. Classroom experience will include lecture, demonstration, and hands-on practice (instructor will supply the necessary materials, bases and oils – approx. $60 value). Complete this seminar and begin to use your new-found skills immediately, or continue your studies by completing the entire Essential Oil and Aromatherapy Certificate Program.
Upon completion of the seminar you will be able to:
This class is part of a non-credit program offered by Bastyr’s Continuing Education Department. To read about the program course sequence, program requirements and fees, just click on the Program Flier PDF.
Jimm Harrison, Cosmetologist and Certified Aromatherapist, founded the Phytotherapy Institute in 1995 to advance education in essential oil and plant therapy. He was the first cosmetologist invited by Harvard University and MIT to discuss the impact of essential oils in skin care. Harrison has been conducting certification programs and lectures in essential oil therapy for accredited massage, spa therapy, cosmetology and medical esthetic institutions across the country since 1993, including the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, and Massachusetts College of Pharmacy. He is the author of Aromatherapy: Therapeutic Use of Essential Oils for Esthetics, and has developed natural/organic skin care products for the professional and retail markets. To read more about this presenter, please visit his website at www.jimmharrison.com.
Receive a discount, register by Dec 28
CEUs available for NDs (except CA & OR)
CEUs available for LMPs licensed in WA
NCBTMB CEs available for LMPs
CEUs available for ARNPs and RNs licensed in WA
CEUs available for DCs licensed in WA
Category II CMEs available for MDs and PAs licensed in WA
NCCAOM PDA points pending approval for LAc’s
CEUs approved for LAc’s licensed in CA
ARCB CEs approved for reflexologists in WA
It is recommended that you register at least four days prior to start of the seminar to obtain the required text, Aromatherapy: Therapeutic Use of Essential Oils for Esthetics (approximately $60), and do the homework. Prior to class read the Forward, Introduction and Chapter 1, and answer review questions at the end of chapter before attending the first day. Call the bookstore to check availability: 425-602-3026, or order on line at http://bookstore.bastyr.edu/category/29-books.aspx
You will have the option to purchase natural skin care products and essential oils directly from the instructor after the class concludes (credit card, cash or check payable to the instructor).
Location: Bastyr University Kenmore Campus, room 280 on Friday, and in room 76 on Sat/Sun. Bastyr University is housed in an older facility with fluctuating interior temperatures; it is advisable to wear layers. Also, Bastyr is a “fragrance-free” campus.
Fri: We suggest you bring a sack meal and a bottled drink (the cafeteria closes at 4).
Sat/Sun: One hour lunch break – Bring a sack lunch or eat in Bastyr’s dining commons