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Sunday, July 19, 2020

Aromatherapy Class Aug 8

Aromatherapy Program 

Perfect for Nurses, Spa Staff, Massage Therapists, Skin Care Practitioners, Acupuncturists, Home Health Care Providers, Nursing Assistants, Personal Care Providers, Bodywork Practitioners, and Beginners!

For Professional or Personal Use

Continuing Education Credits Available

Jen Martinez-Bentley, HD - Instructor
Certified Aromatherapy Practitioner
Registered Integrative Homeopathic Doctor
Washington Institute of Natural Medicine

In Person or Live Online

3700 Mystic Ct., Olney, MD
202-237-7681, (301) 538-9540, (202) 686-8202
Aromatherapy Certification Basic & Advanced
Cost $300 per level  
(Includes a $75.00 Oil kit)
Basic Aromatherapy Certification Includes Level 1 and 2. Cost $600

To receive Advanced Aromatherapy Certification all four levels must be completed.   Cost $1,200

If the class is taken online the oils will be shipped to the student with an additional $9.00 fee for shipping, per level. Shipping will take approximately 5 to 6 days.  If a student has their own oils $75.00 will be subtracted from each class level fee.  

Aug 8, 2020  Saturday
10am to 3pm
             Aromatherapy Level I                                                     
Essential oils have been used for hundreds of years for ritual, perfume and therapeutic purposes. This class we will cover the history, philosophy, benefits, therapeutic use and body system affinity of the most commonly used essential oils. Information on safety, how to choose a source for essential oils and application techniques is also included. Essential oil kit included.
Aug 22, 2020   Saturday     
10am to 3pm
Aromatherapy Level II      
Students will learn Vitaflex and Raindrop Techniques by Gary Young, including 3 hours of practical. Discuss benefits, physical and emotional actions of essential oils chosen for raindrop. Essential oils kit included.

Sep 5, 2020  Saturday 
10am to 3pm 
                        Aromatherapy Level III                                Acupressure with essential oils
Students will learn how to choose oils for emotional and spiritual applications. Practical will include using acupoints with essential oils.  3 hours of practical application. Essential oils kit included.
Sep 19, 2020    Saturday   
10am to 3pm   
Aromatherapy Level IV
Making essential oil products.
Students will make products using essential oils and other natural substances
such as bath salts, lip balms, insect repellant, skin balm, headache/pain relief salve and
more. Essential oils and materials included.
NCBTMB approved provider 
(6 CEs per level/ 24 CEs for certification)
Certification for Aromatherapy Practitioner by ANHA** requires Level I to IV, written exam.
Please call to Register

202-237-7681, (301) 538-9540, (202) 686-8202
Washington Institute of Natural Medicine
3700 Mystic Ct., Olney, MD
(202) 686-8202, (301) 538-9540
NCBTMB Continuing Education Provider

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 in Maryland. 
Approved for continuing education through the
American Alternative Medical Association
Accredited by the
American Association of Drugless Practitioners 

Thursday, July 2, 2020

Free Seminar

Live Online Seminar
Friday, July 3, 2020
   6:30 pm
  Do you have Hand or Foot Pain?

Would you like to take a Reflexology Class?
Learn about the Care of your Hands and Feet, 
Reflexology, Practitioner classes & more   
         Washington Institute of Natural Medicine  

(202) 686-8202 

Personal Care

Natural Health Care Services and Programs
Care and Classes
Quick Link
Washington Institute of Natural Medicine

Learn About Care of Your 
Hands and Feet

Reflexology, Acupressure, Posture Analysis, and Lymphatic Drainage

Useful Topical and By Mouth Products

Learn About Reflexology Classes 
In person and Live Online

Victoria Goldsten, HD, LMT, LPN, PhD
Certified Alternative and Complementary Medicine Nurse
Doctor of Integrative Homeopathy
Certified Lymphatic Drainage Manual Therapy
Licensed Massage Therapist

Akeema Bichali, CHHP, CHE
Certified Holistic Health Care Practitioner
Certified Heath Educator
Certified Reflexologist

Robert White, LMT, DIM
Licensed Massage Therapist
Doctor of Massotherapy

Jen Martinez, HD, CMH
Certified Reflexologist
Reflexology and Acupressure Teacher
Doctor of Integrative Homeopathy

Ranjana Pandey, CHHP, CNA, NT, CRP
Nursing Technician, Certified Reflexologist
Certified Lymphatic Drainage Practitioner
Licensed Personal Care Provider

We will review the many bodywork techniques, natural remedies, and classes we offer in regards to the treatment of feet. 
 Programs that we offer which include bodywork techniques: 


Lymphatic Drainage

The classes listed above have a clinical component that is required at the end of each program.  Clinical is scheduled in person with the teacher or can be done live online.  Additional clinical sites/instructors can be approved upon request.  In person clinical will be held when it is permitted by local jurisdictions.  
Additional Services/Hands On Therapies 
and/or Educational Programs:

Aromatherapy, Reiki, Orthopedic Massage,
Ear Candling, Foot Detox, Mind Body Medicine, Chair Massage, and More...

Special Reduced Rate for the Reflexology Program

Services vary by jurisdiction and coronavirus protocols.   
For further details about Washington Institute
see our web site:

Class Descriptions can be seen Here:

Call to reserve your space for the free seminar

Upon registration you will receive a link to join 
the Live Online Zoom Seminar

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

Registration can also be done by email
Send you name and cell phone number to

Washington Institute of Natural Medicine

(202) 237-7681, (202) 686-8202, (301) 538-9540
Locations in Washington, DC, Maryland, and Virginia 

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