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Introducing Aromatherapy in Palliative Care

Aromatherapy in palliative care

Learn how aromatherapy can enhance the quality-of-life of those with a life-limiting illness, their family & carers

Introducing Aromatherapy in Palliative Care is an intensive 2-day programme suitable for anyone who is a Healthcare or Allied-health professional looking to enhance the quality-of-life of those in their care.

The programme begins with a global overview of how aromatherapy is used within Hospice & palliative care settings.  This is followed by a closer look at what essential oils & botanical hydrosols are and the common methods of extraction.  Issues of essential oil/hydrosol safety, toxicity and storage are covered.  Profiles of 8 essential oils suitable for use within this area are discussed in detail.



Introducing aromatherapy in palliative care

Explore the art of essential oil blending


Several practical sessions explore the art of essential oil blending suitable for the palliative care setting using aromatic inhalation and dermal absorption methods.  Participants will make 2 personalised aromatherapy blends to take home. Comprehensive notes will be provided.





Introducing Aromatherapy in Palliative Care

Date:     Saturday 3rd & Sunday 4th November 2018

Where:  The Mercy Spirituality Centre, 104 The Drive, Epsom, AUCKLAND

Time:     10am – 4.30pm each day

Cost:      $290 (all materials supplied)

Only 12-places available.  BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL

For a booking form email: carol@thearomary.co.nz

Tel: 09 407 6685  /  021 121 2621


*Accommodation is available at the conference centre     www.mercyspiritualitycentre.org.nz 

For accommodation bookings, please contact the Centre Manager:                                                                                   

Tel:  09 638 6238 or Email:   info@mercyspiritualitycentre.org.nz


Introducing aromatherapy in Palliative Care: read what other course participants have to say……….

Introducing aromatherapy in Palliative Care

“I recently attended ‘Introducing Aromatherapy in Palliative Care’ & could not recommend this more highly. Carol is a gifted teacher who is incredibly knowledgeable & passionate about what she does. I left with a huge amount of new knowledge & skills & now feel confident using aromatherapy with the people I care for.  An inspiring & therapeutic weekend!”    Emma E, RN, Palmerston North

A beautifully structured Aromatherapy course.  I feel very blessed to have had the opportunity to learn from someone who is recognised as a leader in their chosen field.  It was such a privilege to meet you & be part of this beautiful learning experience“.            Linda B, RN, Auckland