Events

NAHA Webinar: Equip Your Child with the Tools for a Successful School Year

  • Thursday, August 10, 2017
  • 7:30pm  8:30pm

Summer is coming to an end and the start of the school year is just around the corner. This transition can bring about new challenges for your school-aged child. 

In this one hour webinar, we will discuss common occurrences and best practices to help support your child’s body and mind.

Topics include:

  • General safety guidelines regarding the use of aromatherapy in children
  • Helping your child get a good night’s rest 
  • Energizing the child who is not a morning person
  • Supporting your child’s mental focus
  • Dealing with nervousness or stress-related problems
  • Immune support
  • Aromatherapy blend recipes for parents to make at home.

Lympathic Drainage Massage

  • Fri, Sep 15, 20179:00am  Sat, Sep 16, 20176:00pm
  • 11623 Olive BoulevardCreve Coeur, MO, 63141United States

LYMPHATIC DRAINAGE MASSAGE

Course dates: (Friday and Saturday) 15th and 16th September 2017
Course times: 9.00am to 6.00pm
Course fees: $285.00
16 CE hours

Course content:
The anatomy of the lymphatic system
Location of nodes
Drainage patterns
Contraindications
Indications for lymphatic drainage massage
Edema
How to adapt your massage for clients who have had lymph nodes removed or damaged.
How to perform lymphatic drainage on yourself

Upon completion of the course:
The student will know how to perform a treatment which is specific to an area of the body:

  • The face
  • The upper body
  • The abdomen
  • Lower body
  • Adapt all massage for clients who have had lymph nodes removed.

The student will also know how use lymphatic drainage for:

  • Post trauma or injury – recent and old
  • Pre and Post surgery
  • To aid recovery from colds and flu
  • To use lymphatic drainage to ease painful arthritic joints

This class is for licensed massage therapists and is approved for CEUs for NCBTMB.

This class is taught by Christine Courtney, the principal of Obus School of Healing Therapies in Ireland. Christine has been teaching and practicing a wide range of complementary therapies, which include Aromatherapy, Reflexology, Massage, Chinese Medicine and Reiki among others, since July 1999. She is the principal and founder of OBUS school in Leixlip.  She teaches nationally in a number of colleges in Ireland, internationally in Malta, USA, China and Taiwan.

****SIGN UP FOR BOTH WORKSHOPS (LYMPHATIC DRAINAGE AND AROMA-REFLEX AND GET $60 OFF. PLEASE CONTACT AMY AT INFO@BLOSSOMSANDBLENDS.COM BEFORE PAYING.****

Lymphatic Drainage Workshop $285.00

Aroma-Reflex Massage

  • Sun, Sep 17, 20179:00am  Mon, Sep 18, 20176:00pm
  • 11623 Olive BoulevardCreve Coeur, MO, 63141United States

Aroma-Reflex Massage

Course Dates: Sunday and Monday 17th and 18th September 2017
Course Times: 9.00am to 6.00pm
Course Fee: $250.00
16 CE Hours

About the course:
Aroma-Reflex Massage Therapy has been written and developed by Christine Courtney, Principal OBUS School of Healing Therapies. This is a wonderful treatment to give and receive. It brings together the benefits and knowledge of Aromatherapy, Reflexology and TCM.

This treatment offers your clients:
* Deep physical relaxation
* Physical relaxation of the internal organ
* A very grounding treatment during times of stress and/or change

Course content – During this two day course students will learn:
Assessment technique – this technique shows you how to read the body through the feet to help you select a powerful blend of essential oils to best suit your clients needs.
Aroma-Reflex Massage – you will learn how to work with the reflex points of the feet using pre-blended essentials oils, massage and acupressure
The sequence taught is deeply relaxing and helps bring the body to homeostasis.

The course will cover:
* 21 reflex points of the feet
* Acupressure points and meridians of the feet
* How to find these points
* How to release tension and energy from these points
* A relaxing 45-minute massage of the feet
* Essential oils to aid relaxation
* Essential oils for hormonal balance

Who can attend the course:
This course is open to qualified Aromatherapists, Massage Therapists and Reflexologists

This class is taught by Christine Courtney, the principal of Obus School of Healing Therapies in Ireland. Christine has been teaching and practicing a wide range of complementary therapies, which include Aromatherapy, Reflexology, Massage, Chinese Medicine and Reiki among others, since July 1999. She is the principal and founder of OBUS school in Leixlip.  She teaches nationally in a number of colleges in Ireland, internationally in Malta, USA, China and Taiwan.

****SIGN UP FOR BOTH WORKSHOPS (LYMPHATIC DRAINAGE AND AROMA-REFLEX AND GET $60 OFF. PLEASE CONTACT AMY AT INFO@BLOSSOMSANDBLENDS.COM BEFORE PAYING.****

AromaFlex Workshop $250.00