Clinical Aromatherapy Courses

Clinical Aromatherapy Courses That Support Your Learning Journey

Clinical aromatherapy courses are ideal for individuals who are looking to gain a greater understanding of aromatherapy and how it can be applied in their existing practice or for those looking for a career change and enter the world of aromatherapy. ‘Clinical Aromatherapy’ is the name given to the practise of using aromatherapy to tailor a treatment to address the physical, physiological and emotional aspect of a client’s health. Courses that are taught to IFPA (International Federation of Professional Aromatherapists) standards cover everything from the history of aromatherapy to exploration of individual case studies and the philosophy of holistic treatment. However, before embarking on an IFPA aromatherapy course, it is important that you are sure it is the right one for your needs.

Choosing Aromatherapy Courses That Are Right For You

When considering different aromatherapy diploma courses, it is important firstly decide your reasons for wanting to take this route. There can be any number of factors, from wishing to start your own holistic healing business to adding to your skills set as a health professional. You may even just want to be able to learn new ways of supporting family and friends during difficult times; or are looking for new ways of improving your own health and wellbeing. While all good courses provide the same quality of learning, they differ in the depth and breadth of information offered depending on their focus. For example, if you wish to become a holistic healer or to increase the services you already offer, then a course with a practical massage element is beneficial. If, however, you are looking to improve your understanding of aromatherapy or are medical professional looking to enhance your complementary skills, then clinical aromatherapy courses are more suited to your needs. Central to the practise of clinical aromatherapy is taking a detailed consultation that addresses wellbeing, medical and social concerns. Using our knowledge of the science of essential oils combined with the art of blending, we aim to meet the needs of the individual on all three levels, physical, physiological, and emotional, to create a holistic aromatherapy treatment.

Why Consider Clinical Aromatherapy Courses UK As A Health Professional

The benefits of aromatherapy are becoming increasingly well-known and many health professionals are developing their understanding of these practices to better help them support patients and colleagues. Aromatherapy works by stimulating the olfactory system, the part of the brain that connects to aroma and memory. Presenting this system with specific aroma can in turn affect mood, create relaxation or stimulate an individual. There is also ongoing research that aromatherapy can aid in reducing pain, particularly chronic pain; improve focus and concentration; and support individuals suffering from insomnia, anxiety and depression. Incorporating aromatherapy techniques into other clinical and medical approaches could therefore make such treatments more effective and aid in supporting individuals going through long term or physically traumatic treatments. However, to achieve this, it is important that the health care professional undertakes clinical aromatherapy courses UK based that cover aspects such as understanding the oils they are working with and the potential benefits of each. They also need to understand how the oils should be mixed and used correctly, as well as other more general safe working practices.

For The Best In Home Study Clinical Aromatherapy Courses, Contact The Well School

One of the most important aspects to consider if you are looking for clinical aromatherapy courses is the quality of the teaching that is being offered. At The Well School, we understand this and our courses are run in line with IFPA regulations and guidelines. What we teach is available through online home study courses and inhouse courses, giving you the freedom to fit your learning around other commitments. If you have any questions about the range of courses we offer, then call us on 01280 875405. You can also get in touch by leaving your contact details and a short message on our contact form.