Program Options – Clinical Aromatherapy
“Wellness is more than being free from illness. It is a way of life. Wellness means taking charge of your own health and controlling factors that affect you well being.” Wyndmere
Clinical aromatherapy uses the properties of essential oils to help both the body and mind. There are more than 200 different types of essential oils that come from the flowers, leaves, roots, and bark of plants. They are used to help reduce stress, promote relaxation, and increase alertness, as well as manage pain, anxiety, and nausea.
What are Essential Oils?
Essential oils are highly concentrated extracts from the aromatic parts of herbs, flowers, trees and grasses. They have been in use for thousands of years. They are wholly natural substances that have the ability to positively influence the mind and body, affecting mood, emotion and physical wellbeing.
Aromatherapy consultations last about 40 minutes. You or you child will be given a number of essential oils to smell to see which oils are most pleasing or seem to work best for the condition of concern.
Once an essential oil has been selected you will be given instruction on how to use it. You also will be given general information about aromatherapy, safety issues, and how to evaluate essential oils when buying them.
What is the benefit of Clinical Aromatherapy?
Because there are many different oils, they can have a number of different uses, including:
- deceasing pain, such as headaches, muscles aches, and chronic pain
- alerting the mind and reducig mental fatigue.
- reducing anxiety
- promote wellbeing