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Friday, May 26, 2023

Integrative Health Coach June 10


Washington Institute of Natural Medicine

 Integrative Health Coach Certification Program

 Live Online

 Level 1: Anatomy and Physiology, and Medical Terminology

June 10, 2023

10 am to 2 pm, Regular Price $225.00 for level 1

Special $195.00 per level

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

New Aspiring Coaching Practitioners!


Integrative Health Coach Certification Program 


10 am to 2 pm

Level 1: Anatomy and Physiology, and Medical Terminology, June 10, 2023

Level 2: Pathology of Disease, June 24, 2023

Level 3: Aromatherapy, July 8, 2023

Level 4: Principles of Nutrition, July 22, 2023

Level 5: Carbohydrates & Fats, Aug 5, 2023

Level 6: Stress Management, Aug 19, 2023

Level 7: Coaching Defined, Sep 9, 2023

Level 8: Wellness Coaching, Sep 23, 2023

Level 9: Coaching core competencies, Oct 7, 2023

Level 10: Herbal and Supplement interactions, Oct 21, 2023

Level 11: Experiential Learning, Nov 4, 2023


Saturday, May 13, 2023

Aromatherapy Classes 6/4



Become an Aromatherapist


Washington Institute of Natural Medicine


Aromatherapy Certification

Basic & Advanced


Special - $195.00 per level 

 Regular Price - $225.00 per level


Live Online or On Demand Online 

through Adobeconnect


Continuing education and prep class for Certification through the 

 American Naturopathic and Holistic Association (ANHA)

NCBTMB approved provider


Saturday June 4, 2023

10am to 2pm      

Aromatherapy Level I

History, philosophy, benefits, therapeutic use  



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

 Classes are from 10am to 2pm "Live-online" using Adobeconnect

Makeup classes are On Demand online using Adobeconnect upon request


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

New Aspiring Aromatherapy Practitioners!


Instructor: Jen Martinez, HD

Class Dates, 2023


Each level special $195

Regular $225.00


Aromatherapy Certification

Basic & Advanced


Classes can be taken in any order. On demand or Live Online

through Adobeconnect


Sunday June 4, 2022

10am to 2pm

 Aromatherapy Level I    

History, philosophy, benefits


Sunday June 18, 2022   

10am to 2pm     

Aromatherapy Level II     

Vitaflex and Raindrop Techniques 


Sunday July 16, 2022

10am to 2pm

Aromatherapy Level III

Acupressure and Lymphatic drainage with essential oils           


Sunday July 30, 2022

10am to 2pm

  Aromatherapy Level IV 

Making essential oil products


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


Basic Aromatherapy Certification Includes Level 1 and 2.

To receive Advanced Aromatherapy Certification all four levels must be completed.   CE 6 per level.


Aromatherapy Level I      

Essential oils have been used for hundreds of years for ritual, perfume and therapeutic purposes. This class 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.



Aromatherapy Level II

 Students will learn Vitaflex and Raindrop Techniques by Gary Young, including 2 hours of practical. Discuss benefits, physical and emotional actions of essential oils chosen for raindrop. 



Aromatherapy Level III

Acupressure and Lymphatic drainage with essential oils        

Students will learn how to choose oils for lymphatic drainage and conditions where acupressure can be a benefit. Practical will include using acupoints with essential oils and lymphatic drainage.



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.  



When attending in person sample oils provided  for demonstration and use during class 


Recommended Oil kits for Levels II and IV, cost per level $75.00 

Oils Required only for Level II for Raindrop Technique and Level 4 for the Creation of Mixtures.

Students can provide their own oils or purchase them from the instructor. Levels 1 and 5 can be taken without the purchase of oils but are recommended to purchase after graduation in order to practice. 


Basic Aromatherapy Certification Includes Level 1 and 2.

To receive Advanced Aromatherapy Certification all four levels must be completed.  

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. 


6 CEs per level


Certification for Aromatherapy Practitioner by ANHA** requires

Level I to IV and a written exam


CE credits for NCBTMB Board Certification Renewal offered for:

Aromatherapy Level II - Raindrop Therapy (6 Hours)

Aromatherapy Level III - Acupressure and Oils

(Acupressure Level 1, 8 hours)

2 additional cases need to be submitted for this credit

No CEs are provided for level 1 or level 4 for NCBTMB Board Certification Renewal


    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. 


Massage and Bodywork classes approved for continuing education for massage therapists through NCBTMB


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


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