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The S.E.E.D. Institute

Aromatherapy for the Elderly

4.8 excellent 4 opinions
The S.E.E.D. Institute
In Ash and Shaftesbury

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Important information

Typology Short course
Location At 2 venues
Class hours 7h
Duration 1 Day

Do you have elderly people within your Client-base?

Are you confident that you can address the concerns of this group of people with under-standing and empathy?

Do you know how to adjust your massage to take account of possible frailties and conditions associated with growing old?

This 1-day Certificated Course is designed for the Aromatherapists who work with, or who wish to work with the Elderly. The day provides a combination of practical and theoretical work and addresses all aspects of the needs of the elderly.

Facilities (2)
Where and when



Ash (Surrey)
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Ash Hill Road, Ash, Aldershot, Surrey, GU12 5DP


MarchPlaces sold out
Shaftesbury (Dorset)
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Stour Row, Nr. Shaftesbury, Dorset, SP7 0QW


OctoberPlaces sold out

To take into account

· What are the objectives of this course?

The objective is to be able to empathise with this increasingly broad group of our society and to understand how to support individuals through this often vulnerable stage of life.

· Who is it intended for?

This Course is aimed at Aromatherapists who wish to work in this field of specialisation or who already work with our elderly and would like to explore a more holistic approach to add to their skill base.

· Requirements

For Qualified Aromatherapists.

· Qualification

Certificate of Qualification awarded to successfully completing Students

· What happens after requesting information?

On receiving your enquiry we will contact you via telephone to give you the opportunity to discuss your requirements with us. If we cannot reach you via telephone then we will e-mail the course information to you and include a booking form should you decide to go ahead and book with us. We will also leave you our contact details should you wish to get in touch.

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Reviews on this course

Anonymous A.
4.5 05/01/2016
What I would highlight: I liked the atmosphere, it was a really good environment. I look forward to attending further post-graduate courses with the S.E.E.D. Institute.
What could be improved: nothing
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)
Anonymous A.
5.0 02/01/2016
What I would highlight: Thank you for such an inspirational Saturday! This course timing was perfect and it came at a good time for me. Now I want to take better care of myself and approach work from another perspective. Thanks again!
What could be improved: Nothing
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)
Anonymous G.
5.0 15/05/2015
What I would highlight: It as a very well presented course with good teachers. The pace was good and the day was full of useful information.
What could be improved: No issues
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)
Anonymous A.
4.5 15/05/2015
What I would highlight: I gratefully enjoyed that day. The tutor had excellent interpersonal skills.
What could be improved: Nothing
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)
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What you'll learn on the course

Essential oils
Alternative Medicine
Alternative Health
Ageing Indicators
Ulcer Management
Drugs on the Elderly
Foot Reflex Massage
Fragrance Testing
Emotional Connection
Pulse Synchronisation
Wound management
Immune System
Elderly care
Senior Massage
Geriatric Massage
Geriatric Nursing

Teachers and trainers (1)

Jane Rose
Jane Rose
Principal Tutor of The S.E.E.D. Institute

TSI Clinical Practitioner Diploma in Aromatherapy - 1997 Advanced Massage Techniques, Ayurveda, Lymphatic Drainage Massage, Pregnancy, Babies & Children Massage, Chinese Foot Massage, Remedial & Sports Massage. PTLLS Teaching Certificate - 2012 CTLLS Teaching Certificate - July 2013

Course programme

Studies commence at 10.00 a.m. and finish at 5.00 p.m.

Topics addressed during the course include:

  • Safety Precautions & Contra-indications: using Essential Oils within an environment of the Elderly
  • Creating a Supportive Environment
  • The Immune System, Hormones & Ageing indicators
  • Ulcer and Wound Management
  • Effects of Drugs on the Elderly
  • Recipes for Common Ailments
  • Cross-referencing
  • Hand, Head & Foot Reflex massage
  • Fragrance Testing: of most useful essential oils
  • The Importance of Touch
  • Emotional Connections
  • Pulse-synchronisation

Many Associations accept our courses for CPD including the IFPA (6 Category A Points).

Please note: This Course is a Post-graduate qualification course, during which the student is assessed for competence.

Certificate of Qualification awarded to successfully completing Students