|Professional after 4/17||$ 445.00|
|Bastyr/NIAOM alumni after 4/17||$ 395.00|
|General public after 4/17||$ 445.00|
|BU staff after 4/17||$ 355.00|
|Full time student||$ 275.00|
|NOTE: Required oil kit - see course notes-approx $150-200||$ 0.00|
This advanced aromatherapy seminar provides an intensive and comprehensive study of essential oil molecular composition and structure. The sciences are used in identifying properties, therapeutic evidence, application, and the quality of essential oils.
This seminar will further demonstrate how to effectively use the Structure-Effect Diagram in the selection and application of essential oils for specific therapeutic application.
The seminar is 20 hours (17 CEUs or PDAs), and includes 17 hours of classroom experience and three hours of self-study. Classroom experience will include lecture, demonstration, and hands-on practice. In addition to the “kit of 25 essential oils” you will purchase from the instructor, he will supply additional materials, bases and oils for the weekend activities – approx. $45 value).
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.
Continuing Education Units (CEUs, PDAs, CMEs, CPEUs):
CEUs available for NDs (except CA & OR)
CEUs available for LMPs licensed in WA
CEUs available for physical & occupational therapists 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 available for LAc’s
CEUs available for LAc’s licensed in CA
ARCB CEs approved for reflexologists in WA
Register early - receive a discount before 4/17/13
We recommend you register at least four days in advance for required reading & homework.
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).
The required text: Aromatherapy: Therapeutic Use of Essential Oils for Esthetics, by Jimm Harrison, is available in the Bastyr Bookstore. Call ahead for availability: 425-602-3026.
Assignments: Aromatherapy: Therapeutic Use of Essential Oils for Esthetics. Prior to class read Chapter 5, and answer review questions at the end of chapter before attending the first day.
Also required: You will need to purchase a kit of 13 essential oils representing each functional group and fragrance category (the one-time purchase of the kit will be made available on the first day of this seminar – check payable to the instructor, approx. $150 - $200, depending on current market value of oils).
Location: Bastyr University Kenmore Campus, room 1011. 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.
On Friday we suggest you bring a sack meal (the Dining Commons closes at 4). On Sat/Sun, you can bring a sack lunch or eat in Bastyr's Dining Commons.