Here is a schedule of classes and events forecast for 2018
This calendar is updated regularly so do check it for new additions!
29th January-2nd February – Royal Marsden Hospital, London
Clinical Aromatherapy in Cancer Care series
This is an extensive training program that has been running for over 10 years. It is destined for qualified practitioners and personnel working in the cancer care field. Each year, the specialist topics change. For 2018, there are 2 days of general clinical aromatherapy care, 1 day on providing digestive comfort, 1 update day and 1 day on dermatological challenges. Please contact the organisers for the day by day topics and for booking your place.
Contact: Royal Marsden Conference Centre
3rd-4th April – Istanbul, Turkey
Aromatic Dermatology for Aromatherapists
A two day evidence-based class exploring the multiple actions of essential oils and related products with relation to dermatology. Key guidelines for developing safe and effective treatment strategies are given along with examples of formulations.
Contact: Asli Yazicioglu
8th-13th April – Ecole Internationale de Sante Bien Etre, Toulouse, France
Aromatherapy science and clinical aromatherapy part one (in French)
Contact: Wendy Belcour
21st-22nd April – Belgrade, Serbia
3rd International Symposium on Mind/Body Medicine in Ayurveda
The theme for 2018: “Aromatherapy and Ayurveda: Living in a fragrant world”
Rhiannon will be speaking on clinical aromatherapy in cancer and palliative care
Contact: Branko Cicic
28th-29th April – Essentials Holistic Centre, Malahide, Dublin
Formulating skills for pain, inflammation and infection: final weekend for ACA Level two
This two day class is geared for aromatherapists who have trained with Rhiannon to the level of Advanced Clinical Aromatherapy and who wish to further extend skills, increase their confidence and improve efficacy in formulating for all interfaces: with a focus on pain, infection and inflammation.
Contact: Jenny Sheridan
14th-18th May – Ecole Internationale de Sante Bien Etre, Toulouse, France
Aromatherapy science and clinical aromatherapy part two (in French)
Contact: Wendy Belcour
25th – 28th May – La Martre, Provence
Private aromatherapy class (in Chinese)
9th -10th June – Edinburgh, Scotland
International Federation of Professional Aromatherapists
IFPA Annual conference and trade show.
Rhiannon will be speaking on:
“Putting Aroma back into Aromatherapy: a return to the essential”
14th-22nd June- Provence
Advanced Clinical Aromatherapy Level Two
This nine day program takes the professional aromatherapist into clinical applications for pain, inflammation and infectious pathologies. It combines intensive study with time to enjoy Provence. Open to aromatherapists who have previously taken ACA Level One.
29th June – 4th July – Provence
Private aromatherapy training and tour in Provence for AromaLuz (Brazil)
Contact: Carla S. Vescovi
31st August – 3rd September University of Sussex, Brighton, England
Botanica2018 international conference and trade show
The early bird discount period ends March 31st
This internationally acclaimed event is now in its fourth edition and is set to welcome 30 expert speakers for 3 days of conference followed by one day of workshops.
The themes for 2018 are:
Education, Innovation and Inspiration.
Join practitioners, researchers, educators and suppliers from around the world in a celebration of clinical aromatherapy and plant therapeutics.
Participants can stay onsite in university accommodation.
3rd-6th- September University of Sussex, Brighton, England
Botanica2018 post conference Gardens Tour
This 3 day gardens tour includes half board accommodation and the services of an accredited tour guide, visiting a number of historic sites and beautiful gardens in Southern England. The perfect way to end your botanica2018 experience in the company of fellow participants from different countries!
29th & 30th September – Velindre Hospital, Cardiff, Wales
Advanced Clinical Aromatherapy approaches
in cancer care
This foundation 2 day program is destined for practitioners who wish to explore advanced aromatherapy approaches for a range of clinical challenges in cancer care.
Contact: Angela Green
1st October- Velindre Hospital, Cardiff, Wales
Aromatic Pain management in cancer and palliative care
This class is destined for practitioners who wish to improve their clinical aromatherapy skills for working with patients in pain.
Contact: Angela Green
3rd-4th October – Action Cancer, Belfast
Supporting the terrain:
the cornerstone of clinical aromatherapy
This 2-day class combines theory and practice in the study of aromatherapy approaches for terrain support. The terrain concept and how it applies to aromatherapy will be addressed along with exploration of the many ways by which essential oils support and reinforce the person. Also covered are key dose and administration methods and time spent considering two French models of terrain. Open to all aromatherapists.
Contact: Alicia Ferguson