1 CE Hour - E311W
Earn credits through articles you've already read in our Massage Professionals Update e-newsletter.
Discover various therapeutic uses for essential oils. Combining four articles written especially for the Institute's Massage Professionals Update E-newsletter, this brief program will provide insights into:
In the Essential Oils & Therapeutic Uses program we've combined four articles written especially for the Institute's Massage Professionals Update. These four articles include:
You can either read the articles by clicking on any of the titles above or upon enrollment you'll be able to access these articles and your online test through your online course account.
I am a Certified Aromatherapist and the materials and test were very well written and concise. There is always more to learn about the extensive forms of Essential Oils. I highly recommend this course to anyone interested in Aromatherapy.
- Vickey Sweeney, LMT, CA
This was a good starter course. It did enhance my understanding of some of the effective uses of essential oil application.
- Sharon Sinclair, LMT, NCTMB
I must own over 70 essential oils and have been a massage therapist over a decade and was surprised at what I learned from this course. Excellent first CEU
- Tammy Shores, LMT
Loved the course and various ways to integrate oils into my practice for various treatments.
- Kimberly Hood, LMT
Great starter course! Affordable, informative, easy to understand and fit into a busy schedule.
- Jennifer Blair, LMT
This course was amazing. I do not use essential oils in my practice due to the small space and not being able to clear the room of the various scents. This was informative and I am more comfortable utilizing them in my personal life
- Susan D Page, LMT
There is so much to learn about using essential oils. Excellent, relevant information on most common ailments. I will definitely be taking another course on essential oils.
- Diana Hemingson, LMT
Great, easy read with retain-able knowledge!
- Brynn Hoover, LMT
The class content was basic but very important re: oil storage, oxidation, & blending oils for therapeutic benefit.
- Kathleen DiFrancesco, LMT, BCTMB
Very convenient and easy to understand material, AND learned valuable information. Couldn't be easier than this. Thanks.
- Kimberly Brooks, LMT
This course was short and sweet but has a ton of great information. I love using essential oils in my massage practice. Thank you
- Paula Nygaard, LMT
I would recommend to any massage therapists for update and future knowledge.
- Johanna Castro
I found this interesting and helpful and would recommend it to others.
- Tommye Rivers, LMT
The online course materials were clear and organized and the test covered an appropriate level of detail/subject matter. Thank you!
- Jeanne Roggensack, LMT
- Lucretia Rembert-Rogers, LMBT
I learned several things I was unfamiliar with. For example, I didn't have the knowledge regarding head lice and will now remove the rubber droppers from my E.O.'s. GREAT AND INFORMATIVE
- Vickie Sweeney, LMT, CA
Good material and helpful knowledge.
- Angela Praay, LMT
- Kelley McDaniel, LMT
Very interesting course. The course answered questions, that I did not know the answer.
- Cheryl Harris, LMT
I enjoyed this course! I learned new information that I can use for my full time job as an educator as well as for my practice.
- Gina Isabel
Good refresher for me. Also learned some new information,
- Jeanne Berger, LMT
Great short course.
- Adriana Jackson, LMT
A favorite! Thanks again!
- Shanley Anderson, LMT
Learned new thoughts about essential oils and the importance in my work.
- Virginia Connors, LMT
I appreciate how well stated all the information is. thank you!
- Toni Wright, LMT
EXCELLENT CONTENT AND GREAT VALUE FOR MONEY
- Karen Tritton
- Trellany Plunk, LMT
I thoroughly enjoyed doing this reading... It was very interesting.
- Rebecca Gillen-Gonzales, LMT
Very informative - money well spent.
- Kerry Caldwell
I found this course particularly useful as a refresher for blending oils as an added benefit for clients during massage!
- Melissa Montgomery, LMT, CMT
The course provided me with information I didn't receive in school.
- Alfonso Olive, LMT
Great information ~ easy to follow and easy to apply in my daily practice!
- Debra Pearse, NCTMB
Enjoyed it a lot!! Very informative. Lots of good information that I can certainly adopt for my own practice as a LMT and for my family.
- H. Dillon, LMT, ABMP
Content is great reference material.
- D. Goynes, LMT, ABMP
Loved this course, my practice and my family will benefit greatly from this new information.
- B. Price, LMT
Great information. Really learned a lot.
- I. Tate, LMT
Good information & interesting course.
- D. Wall, LMT
Had fun doing it...
- P. A. Geisel, LMT
Very easy to comprehend.
- D. A. Ungaro, NCTMB
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Nicole Cutler is a long time advocate of integrating perspectives on health. With a Bachelor of Science degree in Neuroscience from the University of Rochester and a Masters Degree in Traditional Chinese Medicine from Five Branches Institute, Nicole has been a licensed acupuncturist since 2000. She has earned acupuncture licenses in the states of California and New York, is a certified specialist with the National Acupuncture Detoxification Association, has earned diplomat status with the National Commission of Chinese and Oriental Medicine in Acupuncture and Chinese Herbology and is a member of the Society for Integrative Oncology. In addition to her acupuncture practice that focuses on stress and pain relief, digestion, immunity and oncology, Nicole contributes to the integration of healthcare by writing articles and courses such as Infectious Disease: Hepatitis for health care providers.
Linda Fehrs attended both the Swedish Institute of Massage Therapy and Hudson Valley School of Massage Therapy in New York – a state with some of the most rigorous licensing requirements in the U.S. – and also served as an instructor at the Hudson Valley School of Massage.
She is a professional member of the AMTA and the New York State Society of Medical Massage Therapists. Linda has actively practiced massage therapy in the Mid-Hudson Valley since 2002 with a focus on medical massage and massage for those with special needs, such as developmental and physical disabilities.