Aromatherapy
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Aromatherapy

Natural healing with essential aromatic oils
4.1 (6 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
23 students enrolled
Created by Deborah Casey
Last updated 9/2017
English
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Includes:
  • 5.5 hours on-demand video
  • 15 Articles
  • 10 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Students will know a brief history of Aromatherapy
  • Students will know the health, safety and storage of aromatic oils
  • Students will learn about 28 essential oils
  • Students will research 28 essential oils and create safety data sheets
  • Students will know simple, affordable methods to fragrance a room safely
  • Students will be able to create a massage balm to help soothe coughs, colds and bronchial problems
  • Students will identify safety issues in demonstration videos.
  • Students have life time access and over the course of time there will be added recordings, activities and create a comprehensive training course.
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Requirements
  • Students need a computer, internet and pdf software to download their manual.
  • Students do not need any previous learning
Description

Aromatherapy is an ancient practice stemming back some thousands of years.  It is an art and science of utilising aromatic essential oils to aid health and well-being.  These essential oils are collected from plant material; flowers, seeds, roots, tree bark are just some of the materials essential oils are collected from.  The essential oils have therapuetic properties that aid many ailments, help with nourishing our mind and body, and lift our spirits.  

In this course students learn health, safety and storage of essential oils which is vitally important.  We review professional and ethical issues.  Students then learn about many different essential oils and carrier oils, their therapeutic properties and some of their uses.  There are specific areas of application covered and include: fragrancing a room, coughs, colds, PMS, menopause, insect bites, stings and repellents.  

Students learn simple, easy and affordable ways to use essential oils that can bring a delightful perfume to the home, sick rooms, masasge application and for personal perfume. 

Students recieve lifetime access to recorded materials, a course manual and supplemental pdf documents and support in the Q and A platform or by personal message; Deborah checks in frequently, when not creating courses or assisting clients, so will do all she can to support you in your learning.

Who is the target audience?
  • Students interested in Aromatherapy who enjoy a slow paced approach to learning.
  • Students who are open, dedicated and want to learn
  • Students who want a supportive instructor
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Curriculum For This Course
89 Lectures
05:50:41
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Introduction to Aromatherapy for you.
4 Lectures 08:59

Introduction to Aromatherapy for you; meet course instructor and course overview.

Preview 02:11

Additional information around the addition of lectures and lessons to the course.

Preview 01:08

Here we look at what is Aromatherapy?  What are the five Branches of Aromatherapy

Preview 04:12

Your course manaul.  Please read and check out the additional activities.  This course will be added to creating a fully comprehensive Aromatherapy course.

Aromatherapy for you course manual; warranty and disclaimer
01:28
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About Aromatherapy
1 Lecture 04:00
About Aromatherapy
04:00
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Essential oils and health, safety and storage.
2 Lectures 08:11

Health, safety and storage of aromatic oils; it is crucial to know this material to keep you, your family and pets safe.

Essential oils and health, safety and storage.
05:22

Health, safety and security
02:49
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A brief History of Aromatherapy and Five essential oils
4 Lectures 13:36

A supplemental video to the information in the manual; students are encouraged to expand their knowledge by searching the internet.  There are three activities to complete.

Preview 03:41

Preparing  for your first five essential oils.

First five Essential oils.
00:26

Students learn about five essential oils with many benefits for a wide variety of problems.

Five amazing essential oils for various conditions.
07:58

There are five essential oils that are detailed in the power point presentation and details are in the above section. 

Five essential oils
01:31
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Making an aromatic balm for coughs, colds and bronchial conditions.
1 Lecture 08:00

Students get to test their observation skills in this demonstration video; can you detect the errors!

Demonstration... Creating, blending and mixing.
08:00
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Simple methods to fragrance a room
1 Lecture 06:29
Simple methods to fragrance a room
06:29
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Essential balm for coughs, colds and bronchial problems.
1 Lecture 07:24
Making an aromatic balm for coughs, colds and bronchial conditions.
07:24
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After the demo videos...
2 Lectures 06:48

Additional information for the two essential oils employed in the demonstration videos.

Additional information about the two extra essential oils!
04:56

Your demo videos.
01:52
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Aromatherapy for PMS and the Menopause.
9 Lectures 47:14

In this segment of Aromatherapy for you we take a look at Essential oils for PMS and the Menopause.  These are normal and natural occurances for women of all ages as they progress through puberty and adulthood.  But to ease the associated symptoms and restore balance there are aromatic oils to help.  

Introduction to segment, PMS and the Menopause
01:59

PMS; pain, tears, irritation, fatigue and more...

PMS...
09:29

A lovely read to aid understanding our hormones and their effects... and three of many essential oils for menopause and pms

A note about natural progesterone...
10:43

Chamomile is an amazing essential oil that has many health benefit. I have posted a pdf page that lists the essential oils we look at to make up the complete course.

Chamomile essential oil
03:58

Hormones; effects of estrogen and progesterone.

What can alter our hormone balance?
02:31

The menopause is a normal part of human experience.  Here Deborah takes you through some essential oils that can give relieve to some of the symptoms of menopause.  There will be a video uploaded soon - keep a look out in your email for an update.

Essential oils to help relieve menopausal symptoms
01:47

During the menopause back and brast pain and headaches can be experienced.  This may be unusual for you but there are some essential oils that can help; remember to check in with your medical care provider to make sure there are no other health conditions that these symptoms can indicate.

Addtional essential oils for menopause
03:07

The menopause can be a challenging time for women and their loved ones.  Deborah creates a blend of three oils to use before bed to help remedy hot flushes, night sweats, indigestion and palpitations.  The result is a fragrant blend that nourishes the skin as well as aiding a more peaceful settled night.  Remember to update your data sheets with the three essential oils.

Menopausal blend
11:40

Essential oils to help relieve PMS symptoms
01:59

The menopause.
3 questions
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Insect repelling essential oils and a blend.
13 Lectures 39:44

Summer time is a time of being outside in the sunshine and the suns rays help to increase our vitamin D levels which are essential for our calcium levels and for many bodily functions and especially for bone building.  Yet we smoother our skin with sunblock which is full of harmful chemicals!  That aside we all want to enjoy the summer time and so this segment takes a look at making a blend of essential oils to repel insects and late I will add a demonstration video to make your own sun screen.

Insect repelling essential oils and a blend.
00:34

Insect repellents...
00:51

Insect repellants and warnings...
01:15

bee ant hornet stings
02:26

jelly fish and sea urchins
00:43


Mosquitoes
01:17

Ticks and Leeches
02:04

Wasps, spiders and snakes
01:43

Insect repellents introduction.
07:44

In this demonstration video I share with you creating my own personal blend of essential oils for repelling pesky blighters!  I make a blend of carrier oils into which I add part of the blend of essential oils and then keep the remaining blend of oils for a diffuser and also for a spray. 

Insect repellents; my own blend.
07:27

Deborah shares with students a very simple and affordable approach to making and using a ''sprit''.

Insect repellents; simple, affordable ''spritz''.
09:46

Outro.
01:23
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About the Instructor
Deborah Casey
4.5 Average rating
63 Reviews
790 Students
7 Courses
Reiki Seichim Master Teacher, Course instructor

I believe that as the worlds health care systems come under ever greater pressure, and the medicines to treat illness become ever more expensive, and that their side-effects can and do cause more harm than good, that a new way of treating illness and disease is to be found in the old and ancient ways of the past, referred to by some as 'quackery' .  I have a vision, a dream, of helping as many  of my fellow human beings, people around the world, through this medium of Udemy, to learn and empower themselves with holistic therapy tools that can aid the healing of mind, body and Spirit; this is truly liberating and taking back responsibility of our own health, well-being and gives us more choices.  I believe our physical ailments are our soul crying out to be heard, to be healed - we are provided early warning signs and we must learn how to hear and interpret these.  What you learn here is life changing, liberating and a pathway to empowerment.


It was the late 1990s when Deborah began her journey of the healing arts.  She took studies in Swedish Body Massage, Aromatherapy, Indian head massage, Reflexology, Hot stone therapy, Hopi ear candling, and many more courses.  It was during this time that Deborah was attuned to Reiki and experienced a deep Spiritual awakening; intuition and sensitive to energy Deborah can well detect a persons inner motives.  

Deborah loves nature and in her spare time will record videos of local natural habitats and upload these into the Reiki support group she has created to supplement student experience; there is often distance healing too.

Deborah digressed into nursing which provided many, many opportunities for learning and although this was not her path found Reiki to be deeply calming and supportive for elderly people with Dementias, and people with mental illness type issues.  Deborah has worked with traumatised souls infusing Reiki into her time with them.  

Deborah is the Director of Calm Oasis School of Reiki, a Usui Reiki Master, Practitioner and teacher.  Deborah holds Diplomas in the various therapies she practices and teaches along with her Reiki degrees certifications.  Deborah is also registered and a holds membership with the Guild of Holistic therapists. 

Deborah's courses are designed to meet the UK national occupational standards and core skills curriculum but are currently unaccredited but this is something being worked upon and so provide students skills that can possibly provide employment. Deborah really wants to help you achieve your dreams and aspirations. Udemy is the ideal platforms for this as it allows lifetime access to affordable courses that are accessible worldwide and 24 hours a day... how much better can it get?

Deborah is dedicated to sharing healing gifts of Reiki and each Tuesday evening shares Reiki distance healing in her free facebook group; this is a free healing to all who wish to join and recieve.  Deborah is mindful of the suffering experienced by people in war torn zones and the conflicts of humaity and so during these weekly sessions expends Reiki to those areas too with the soul intention that those who wish to recieve do so freely with purity of love and deep compassion.