Pain is probably the most common reason to seek medical assistance. It is unlike any other sensation, and cannot be measured like blood pressure or pulse. For the pain sufferer it is a total experience that cannot be objectively measured.
This course explores how aromatherapy and essential oils can affect the way we experience and control pain. In-depth and invaluable for those working with people in pain, the course explores different essential oil blends and application techniques that have been used in hospital and hospice settings with the approval of medical consultants.
This course will look at:
- the different types of pain,
- the essential oils that are most efficient to help pain
- chemical blending for a more effective blend
- the selection of carrier oils
- Various application techniques
Pre-requisite – An Aromatherapy Diploma
Kit Included (distance learning only):
50ml Comfrey – Symphytum officinale
10ml Cornmint – Mentha arvensis
10ml Geranium – Pelargonium graveolens
10ml Lemongrass – Cymbopogon flexuosus
10ml Rosewood – Aniba roseodora