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To learn more about us, visit The Washington Institute of Natural Medicine.

Sunday, September 11, 2022

classes Sept to Oct

 


Certification Programs



Holistic Nutrition, Sept 17


Flower Essence Therapy, Sept 17


Master Herbology, Sept 18


Integrative Holistic Health Care, Sept 24


Aromatherapy, Sept 25


Orthopedic Massage, Oct 1


Chair Massage, Oct 2


Feng Shui Design, Oct 15


Spa Bodyworker Program, On Demand


Washington Institute of Natural Medicine
Live Online or On Demand Online Classes
On demand classes are pre-recorded and taken at your convenience
Continuing education and Certification Programs

Perfect for Health Food Store Staff, Fitness Instructors, Health Coaches,
Massage Therapists, Nurses, Child Care Providers, Geriatric Care Providers, and 
New Aspiring Alternative Medicine Practitioners!

Classes are taught as independent modules and can be taken in any order except for clinical.


Master Herbalist Certification

Each level special $195

Regular $225.00

Live Online, each level 10 am to 2 pm

10 Levels, Each level is a one day class


MHC6 – Vit / Drug / Herb interactions, Sept 18, Sun

MHC7 - Business procedures, Clinical, Oct 2, Sun

HNC2 – Principles of Nutrition, On Demand

HNC3 - Nutrition and Body Chemistry, On Demand

MHC1 – System Affinity/Terminology, On Demand

MHC2 – Treating Body Systems and Detoxification, On Demand

MHC3 – Eastern & Ayurvedic Herbs, On Demand

MHC4 – Phyto chemistry and Research, On Demand

MHC5 – Plant Identification/Harvesting, On Demand



Instructor: Jen Martinez, HD

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Integrative Holistic Health Care Certification

Live Online, Saturdays, 10 am to 2 pm

10 Levels, Each level is a one day class

  Special $195.00 per level

 Regular Price $225.00


HHC5 - Iridology & Japanese Hara, Sat Sept 24, 2022

HHC6 - TCM Principles & Meridian Theory, Sat Oct 8, 2022  

HHC7 - Pulse & Tongue, Sat Oct 22, 2022 

HHC8 - Clinical I, Sat Nov 12, 2022

HHC9 - Clinical II, Sat Nov 26, 2022

HHC10 - Clinical III, Sat Dec 10, 2022

HHC1 - Anatomy & Physiology, On Demand

HHC2 -Pathology & Detox, On Demand

HHC3 - Aromatherapy & Herbal Medicine, On Demand

HHC4 - Homeopathy & Energy Medicine, On Demand


Instructor: Jen Martinez, HD

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Flower Essence Certification

All classes Live Online from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm

Each Level is $225.00, Special $195.00



FLOWER ESSENCE THERAPY, LEVEL II

Dr. Bach's 38 Flower System

Saturday, September 17, 2022


FLOWER ESSENCE THERAPY, LEVEL III

Case Studies

Saturday, October 8, 2022


FLOWER ESSENCE THERAPY, LEVEL IV

Building of Flower Therapy Blends

Saturday, October 15, 2022


FLOWER ESSENCE THERAPY, LEVEL I

History and Emotions

On Demand Online



Instructor: Carolyn Jones, Holistic Health Practitioner

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Orthopedic Manual Therapy Massage

Head, Neck, and Shoulders Class

Saturday, October 1, 2022

10:00 AM to 6:30 PM

Special $275.00, Regular Price $325.00


Rock that Chair CMOT Workshop

Chair Massage with Orthopedic Techniques

Sunday, October 2, 2022

10:00 am to 2:30 pm

$159 Special, Regular $225.00


Location:

1110 North Charles St. #120

Baltimore, MD 21201


Instructor: Robert White, LMT, DIM

Licensed Massage Therapist

Integrative Massotherapy Doctor


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Feng Shui Design
Practitioner Certification Program

Special - $195.00 per level 
 Regular Price - $225.00 per level

Live Online or On Demand Online 
through Adobeconnect
Each Level 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
   
Feng Shui Level 1
Saturday,   October 15, 2022 
10 am to 2 pm     $195 

 Feng Shui Level 2
Saturday,    October 29, 2022  
10 am to 2 pm    $195 
 
Instructor: Jen Martinez, HD
Certified Feng Shui Practitioner

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Aromatherapy Certification

Basic & Advanced

Each level is a one day class

Special $195.00 per level

 Regular Price $225.00

On Demand Online    

    

Aroma Level II, Vitaflex and Raindrop Techniques, Sept 25, 2022


Aroma Level III, Acupressure & Lymphatic drainage with essential oils,

Oct 9, 2022


 Aroma Level IV, Making essential oil products, Oct 23, 2022


 Aroma Level I, History, philosophy, benefits, On Demand

 


Instructor: Jen Martinez, HD

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Holistic Nutrition Certification (HNC)

Health Educator Registration


Each level special $195

Regular $225.00

Each level is a one day class

On Demand online through Adobeconnect


HHC1 - Anatomy & Physiology, Sept 17


HNC2 - Principles of Nutrition, Oct 1


HNC3 - Nutrition and Body Chemistry, Oct 15


HNC4 - Fats and Sugars, Oct 29


HNC5 - Meal Planning Guidelines, Nov 5


HNC6 - Counseling & Clinical, Nov 19


Instructor: Jen Martinez, HD

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Spa Bodyworker Program Required Classes

   Listed by Date     

Each Class Section is from 10 am to 2pm

Unless otherwise noted

Live Online


On Demand, $195.00

Level I, Section A

Spa Bodyworker I, Acupressure 1 Lecture

ACU1 Class: Introduction to Acupressure, 4 CEs


On Demand, $195.00

Level I, Section B

Spa Bpdyworker I, Acupressure 1 Clinical

ACU1 Clinic: Hands on Client Cases, 4 CEs


TBA or on Demand, $195.00

Level V, Section A

Spa Bodyworker V, Aromatherapy 1 Lecture

Arom1 Class: Introduction and History, 4 CEs


On Demand, $195.00

Level IV, Section A

Spa Bodyworker IV, Reflexology 1

Ref1 Class: History and Technique, 4CEs


On Demand, $195.00

Spa Bodyworker II, Acupressure 2 Lecture

ACU2 Class: Treatment Protocol, 4 CEs


TBA or on Demand, $195.00

Level V, Section B

Spa Bodyworker V, Aromatherapy 2 Techniques

Arom2 Tech: Raindrop Techniques, 4 CEs


On Demand, $195.00

Level IV, Section B

Spa Bodyworker IV, Reflexology 2

Ref2 Class: Reflexology and Aromatherapy, 4 CEs


On Demand, $195.00

Level II, Section B

Spa Bodyworker II, Acupressure 2 Clinical

ACU2 Clinic: Hands on Client Cases, 4 CEs


On Demand, $195.00

Level III, Part A

Spa Bodyworker III, Lymphatic Massage Lecture

Lymp Class: History and Technique, 4 CEs


On Demand, $195.00

Level III, Section B

Spa Bpdyworker III, Lymphatic Massage Clinical

Lymp Clinic: Hands on Client Cases, 4 CEs


On Demand, $195.00

Level VI, Section A

Spa Bodyworker VI, Reiki and Touch Therapy 1

Rei1 Class: Acu-Reiki History and Technique, 4 CEs


On Demand, $195.00

Level VI, Section B

Spa Bodyworker VI, Reiki and Touch Therapy 2

Rei2 Class: Acu-Reiki points for specific conditions, 4 CEs


Instructor: Jen Martinez, HD

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To register call 202-237-7681, (202) 686-8202, (301) 538-9540
  
    The Washington Institute teaches continuing education classes and a certificate program in Holistic Health in Maryland.

The Maryland Higher Education Commission (MHEC) has reviewed the Washington Institute's classes and has determined that the Washington Institute of Natural Medicine can teach classes in Maryland. 

District of Columbia General Business Licensed with the following endorsements: Education Services, Apprenticeship Training,
Exam Preparation and Tutoring, Educational Support Services

Approved for continuing education through the
American Alternative Medical Association

Massage and Bodywork classes approved for continuing education for massage therapists through NCBTMB
  
Accredited by the
American Association of Drugless Practitioners 

Approved by the American Naturopathic and Holistic Association (ANHA) which is a peer review organization for professional natural health care training institutions.

Student review - "Dr. Jen did a fantastic job, she is a wise, intuitive healer with a vast knowledge and experience!" Melisa M. Miner

Call to register: (202) 686-8202, (202) 237-7681, (301) 538-9540 

 www.NaturalHealthDC.com 
Questions for the Director
Victoria Goldsten, HD, PhD, LMT, LPN, BSN
Certified Complementary and Alternative Medicine Nurse
Certified Manual Lymphatic Drainage Massage Therapist
Doctor of Homeopathy (Contemporary Method)
Doctor of Philosophy in Holistic Health

Nutrition program Sept 17

 

WINM

Become a Health Educator/Nutritional Consultant    

Washington Institute of Natural Medicine


Health Educator/Holistic Nutrition Program

Prep for Holistic Nutrition Certification, Health Educator Registration

and Board Certification through the American Association of Nutritional Consultants


Special - $195.00 per level 

 Regular Price - $225.00 per level


Live Online

through Adobeconnect

 

Continuing education and prep class for Certification through the 

 American Naturopathic and Holistic Association (ANHA)


Level 1, Anatomy & Physiology

September 17, 2022

 

All lecture classes can be taken Live Online or on demand.  On demand classes are pre-recorded and taken at your convenience. 

 Lecture Classes are from 10am to 3pm "Live-online" using Adobeconnect

Makeup lecture classes are On Demand online using Adobeconnect upon request


Perfect for Massage Therapists, Nurses, Child Care Providers, Geriatric Care, and 

New Aspiring Health Educators/Nutritional Consultants!

Instructor: Jen Martinez, HD

Class Dates, 2022

Holistic Nutrition Certification (HNC)

Health Educator Registration


Each level special $195

through Adobeconnect


HHC1 - Anatomy & Physiology, September 17


HNC2 - Principles of Nutrition, October 1


HNC3 - Nutrition and Body Chemistry, October 15


HNC4 - Fats and Sugars, October 29


HNC5 - Meal Planning Guidelines, November 5


HNC6 - Counseling & Clinical, November 19



To register call 202-237-7681, (202) 686-8202, (301) 538-9540



Holistic Nutrition Certification (HNC)

Class Descriptions


HHC Level 1: Anatomy and Physiology, and Medical Terminology

This level familiarizes the student with each system of the human physiology and introduces the world of medical terminology. This level will help the student understand the client’s description of symptoms and understand physician’s diagnosis.

Paper Back Test Books Required:

Atlas of the Human Body – by Takeo Takahashi

 Or How the Body Works – by Editor – Dr. Peter Abrahams


HNC Level 2: Principles of Nutrition

Learn the nutritional needs of the human body which includes macro and micro nutrients, enzymes and antioxidants.

Paper Back Book Required:

Diet and Nutrition – by Rudolph Ballentine (HNC2 & HNC4)


HNC Level 3: Nutrition & Body Chemistry

The student will learn the effect of the twenty-one chemical elements on colon health, how soft tissue is built, the importance of electrolytes and the importance of bone builders and blood builders.

Paper Back Book Required:

Guide to Body Chemistry and Nutrition – by Bernard Jensen (HNC3 & HNC4)


HNC Level 4: Carbohydrates & Fats

The student will learn the truth about the different types of fats and sugars and how they affect our body.

Paper Back Book Required:

Diet and Nutrition – by Rudolph Ballentine (HNC2 & HNC4)


HNC Level 5: Meal Planning Guidelines

The student will learn dietary planning for optimal health for both adults and children and healing for chronic ailments.


HNC Level 6: Counseling & Clinical

The student will be supervised by a Naturopath while working with clients. Hand out recipes for clients to try.

Paper Back Book Required:

Healthy Healing by Linda Page (HNC4, HNC5 & HNC6)

 

Each level includes Contact Hours: 6 (6 CEs per Level),  Homework Hours: 4

The student must complete six levels. Each level is an independent module; therefore, the student may take them out of sequence except for Level VI (clinical). After the completion of the program a student can sit for an exam with the American Naturopathic and Holistic Association.


Optional Books

Prescription for Nutritional Healing - by Phyllis Balch

 Putting it All Together – by Hoffer and Walker

 Herbal Healing for Children – by Demetria Clark

 Enzymes: The Key to Health – by Howard Loomis

Heal with Amino Acids – by Sahley and Birkner


    The Washington Institute teaches continuing education classes and a certificate program in Holistic Health in Maryland.


The Maryland Higher Education Commission (MHEC) has reviewed the Washington Institute's classes and has determined that the Washington Institute of Natural Medicine can teach classes in Maryland. 


District of Columbia General Business Licensed with the following endorsements: Education Services, Apprenticeship Training,

Exam Preparation and Tutoring, Educational Support Services



Approved for continuing education through the American Alternative Medical Association


Prep for Board Certification through the American Association of Nutritional Consultants


Accredited by the American Association of Drugless Practitioners 


Approved by the American Naturopathic and Holistic Association (ANHA) which is a peer review organization for professional natural health care training institutions.

Student review - "Dr. Jen did a fantastic job, she is a wise, intuitive healer with a vast knowledge and experience!" Melisa M. Miner

Call to register: (202) 686-8202, (202) 237-7681, (301) 538-9540 


 www.NaturalHealthDC.com 
Questions for the Teacher
Dr jen
Instructor: Jen Martinez, HD, CHHCP
Certified Holistic Health Care Practitioner
Doctor of Integrative Homeopathy