2018 Kona Aromatherapy Workshop: Current Issues in Aromatherapy

2018 Kona Aromatherapy Workshop
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This four-day, five-night aromatherapy boot camp is designed for professional aromatherapists, aromatherapy students, and aromatherapy enthusiasts! 

You'll receive expert instruction from ACHS Founding President and Aromatherapy Registration Council Chairperson Dorene Petersen and ACHS Aromatherapy Program Chair Amanda Lattin.

You don't want to miss the opportunity to study with ACHS Founding President Dorene Petersen and Amanda Lattin in this comprehensive aromatherapy workshop.

Download the schedule online here.


Immerse themselves in the rich culture of traditional Hawaiian plants and natural product-making
Experience sustainable Sandalwood production and plant a sandalwood tree
Expand your consulting and intake skills with mock client sessions including formulating for each client

In this hands-on aromatherapy bootcamp, you will:

  • Catch up on all the latest issues in aromatherapy
  • Learn the ins and outs of blending essential oils for therapeutic purposes
  • Discover the keys to conducting effective aromatherapy client sessions
  • Experience sustainable Sandalwood production and plant a sandalwood tree
  • Immerse yourself in the rich local culture including attending a traditional luau, enjoying an historical walking tour in downtown Kailua-Kona, and exploring the island's energy vortexes1
  • Enjoy 1-year online access to the ACHS essential oil monographs authored by ACHS Founding President Dorene Petersen
  • Have the opportunity to earn 100 hours of aromatherapy continuing education2

Students can also join participate in optional side trips including a one-day field trip exploring the energy vortexes around Kona, attending a traditional luau, and an historical walking tour (additional fees apply).

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[1] Additional fees apply for optional tours.

[2] Includes hours completed online with ACHS prior to the workshop, ACHS's CE 520 Aromatherapy Materia Medica online CE course, and hours studied during the workshop.

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