Aromatherapy For Health Professionals E Book

Author: Len Price
Editor: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0080982530
Size: 15,28 MB
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Aromatherapy for Health Professionals covers the full spectrum of theory and practice from essential oil science and the foundations of practice to the application of aromatherapy for specific conditions. The fourth edition of this highly successful book provides a clear and authoritative introduction to aromatherapy as practiced in modern health care settings. It gives valuable information for any health professional wishing to develop their understanding of the subject, providing the in-depth knowledge needed to use essential oils in the practice environment. NEW FOR THIS EDITION * Two new chapters – Wound Care and Bereavement – provide valuable additions to the text * The chapter ‘Aromas, Mind and Body’ has been enhanced * Several new essential oils – giving properties, indications and cautions – have been added * New case histories illustrate the practical application of theory and techniques described * References have been updated and new research added The book is supported by a CD-ROM of ancillary tables covering essential oils for general use in health-care settings including indications for safe, therapeutic uses of essential oils; those to be used with caution; and essential oil definitions.

Aromatherapy For Health Professionals

Author: Shirley Price
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ISBN:
Size: 16,96 MB
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This textbook of aromatherapy is aimed specifically at the health professional working in a community or hospital setting. It covers both theoretical and practical aspects of aromatherapy, examining research in this area, chemical components of essential oils, massage and other topics.

Aromatherapy For Health Professionals

Author: Shirley Price
Editor: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0443101345
Size: 16,89 MB
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Providing an introduction to aromatherapy as practised in modern health care settings, and information for the health professional who wants to learn about the subject, this book provides the in-depth knowledge needed to begin using essential oils in the practice environment.

Medical Aromatherapy For Healthcare Professionals

Author: Miriam Kinai
Editor: Almasi Holistic Healthcare
ISBN: 1482565358
Size: 15,29 MB
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Medical Aromatherapy for Healthcare Professionals teaches you how to use essential oils to treat physical diseases and emotional disorders. The author's experience as a medical doctor and clinical aromatherapy practitioner have enabled her to write a highly informative guide for those who want to utilize the healing benefits of these natural plant essences.You will discover how to use essential oils to:* Treat skin diseases like acne, eczema and psoriasis* Treat other physical diseases like high blood pressure, arthritis, coughs and colds * Manage mental and emotional conditions like anxiety, depression, anger and stress * Relieve the symptoms of menopause and premenstrual tension* Lessen insomnia and impotenceMedical Aromatherapy for Healthcare Professionals is therefore an essential resource for holistic healthcare practitioners like massage therapists, naturopaths and herbalists. It is also a useful resource for conventional medicine healthcare providers like physicians and nurses who want to begin practicing integrative medicine as well as for patients who want to improve their health naturally by using aromatherapy oils.

Aromatherapy Science

Author: Maria Lis-Balchin
Editor: Pharmaceutical Press
ISBN: 9780853695783
Size: 12,72 MB
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Science-based aromatherapy information for healthcare professionals. Includes monographs on the commonly used essential oils.

Understanding Hydrolats

Author: Len Price
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Distilled waters, or hydrolats, are therapeutic in many ways, and yet little has been written to clarify their properties and clinical applications. This book details the nature, properties (where known), and nomenclature of hydrolats, and gathers in one source the sure and sensible facts about distilled waters. Already used by aromatherapists interested in extending their therapeutic range, this book provides all therapists with the confidence to practice safely with a solid understanding of the value of hydrolats. Dispels confusion over what hydrolats and distilled waters actually are - equipping the therapist to make accurate choices in what to use for effective therapeutic interventions. Analyzes the science of hydrolats and sorts fact from wild claim. Extends the range of therapeutic interventions available to the practicing aromatherapist/massage therapist.

Massage And Aromatherapy

Author: Andrew Vickers
Editor: Nelson Thornes
ISBN: 9780748740291
Size: 14,34 MB
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Written for practitioners and students, nurses, occupational therapists, physiotherapists, osteopaths, GPs and mental-health workers, this text on massage and aromatherapy presents the current state of research and analyzes its implications. It also offers practical information and advice for those working in the health service. Major features of the book include a description of the use of massage and aromatherapy in a variety of different conventional health-care settings; a critical examination of the concepts and knowledge underpinning massage and aromatherapy; a detailed analysis of the scientific literature on the subject (over 500 papers are referenced); a discussion of the managerial and professional issues; and an examination of safety issues.

Aromatherapy For Massage Practitioners

Author: Joy Burnett
Editor: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781986083768
Size: 13,54 MB
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This book is designed for those already practicing massage or reflexology and who want to use essential oils to improve and enhance their treatments. Understanding the potency of the oils and learning to mix an Individual Prescription for each client will increase the power of your massage and treatments. In her working years, Joy Burnett was a practicing Aromatherapist, Reflexologist and Holistic Health Care Practitioner. In 1990, as a result of working with Aids patients, part of her clinical thesis on the immune system was published in Shirley Price's book Aromatherapy for Health Professionals. In 1993, Joy opened the 'Rainbow Bridge School of Aromatherapy' in North Yorkshire, which was nationally accredited with The International Society of Professional Aromatherapists (ISPA), and for over eleven years taught and practiced both there and in other schools.

Essential Oil Safety

Author: Robert Tisserand
Editor:
ISBN: 9780443052606
Size: 11,95 MB
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The Tisserand Institute, Sussex, U.K. Reference for practitioners of aromatherapy on the toxicity of essential oils such as parsley leaf, angelica, verbena, and lavender. Second half consists of quick-reference profiles of each substance listing hazards, contraindications, maximum use, etc.

A Textbook Of Holistic Aromatherapy

Author: W. E. Arnould-Taylor
Editor: Nelson Thornes
ISBN: 9780748715510
Size: 14,88 MB
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This is the second edition of a text first published as Aromatherapy for the Whole Person. It explores the history of essential oils treatments and their use in body and beauty treatments, and in the treatment of medical disorders such as heart disease. A selection of case studies is provided, including supportive treatments and animal treatments.