AIA Becomes “Contributing Producer” for Aromatherapy Documentary – Uncommon Scents

Uncommon Scents Thanks AIA

 

The world of aromatherapy is a complex one. There are everything from home users who use essential oils through oral traditions, people who self-study, and others that receive formal training to understand the chemical makeup and actions of essential oils. Aromatherapy pioneers such as Robert Tisserand, Sylla Shepherd-Hanger, Jeanne Rose, Colleen Dodt, and Marge Clark have been studying the art and science of aromatherapy for 30-40+ years. Millions are just beginning to study aromatherapy.

 

Social media sites such as Facebook, Pinterest, and Instagram have made the sharing of information about essential oils easier than ever. Aromatherapy pioneers generously contribute to the discussion and provide valuable insight.

 

While there is a vast amount of information about aromatherapy available online, it is not all reliable, and in many cases is misleading, incorrect, or dangerous. This range of information has set up a divide in the aromatherapy community and caused finger-pointing and leaves many scratching their heads to find a way to bring the aromatherapy community together to move forward united with a common goal of sharing sound information to make responsible aromatherapy available to as many as possible. Continue reading

A summary of AIA’s 2013 International Aromatherapy Conference

AIA-2013-logo   **Mayor of St Pete's - Bill Foster is proclaiming September as Aromatherapy month!  **Where are you living? down below like a coal miner or up above?  **Kundalini Yoga - Ah! the breathe of life. "Without peace of mind, there is no piece of heart".  **I want to be PILLAR, the hypothalamus controls the body - are you in fight or flight?  **Vintage Aromatherapy is on the rise.  Use me baby, Restart me up.  **The Fifth Element - "the mysterious quinta essentia" is key to whole body healing.  **6 Pathogenic conditions - make sure you review, which one do you resonate with and recognize to address the whole terrain.  **Smell, dynamic, knowledgeable and true.  Keeping our lymphatic system in line with Nature too!  **I'm just saying "do no harm" Do your research.  There are many controversial articles.  Knowledge is power.  Think outside the box.  **I have a backbone.  I'm in awe of your science teaching. BTW - I want Andrea to help me with my power point presentations.  :)  **Bridging energies & chemistry is his specialty.  Squaring the circle just makes sense!  **Hippocrates came to visit and shared his wisdom and Dr D. explained the speed bumps of life in aromatherapy.  **The plant is the whole, the EO is the soul & everything being asked from the heart is a prayer.  **Do you have Nature Deficit Disorder?  Go for nature walks, learn, feel, touch & smell.  **Salts help is get back to healing - Let's try and get naked & play in the healing mud.  **Maslow's Hierarchy & Socrates teachings.  Our Passion, Trust, Needs & Love.  Building a relationship & sharing knowledge.  **One part oxygen, two parts hydrogen, the rest is magic.  Energy is carried forever, water holds memory!  Let the waters guide you.  **Love your skin, test your products on yourself first and perhaps your husband too!  Be simple, Be safe & Be well.  **This works, this doesn't - bring it all together.  Where the attention goes, our energy goes.  Change your thoughts - change your world.

Flying In? Here’s airport information

Airports

St. Petersburg/Clearwater International Airport
 http://www.fly2pie.com/
14700 Terminal Blvd  
Clearwater, FL 33762

Directions from airport to hotel:
Take Ulmerton Road East to I-275 South, Exit 22: Interstate 175. The exit will turn into 5th Avenue South. Follow 5th Avenue South to First Street South, turn left, Hilton is 2 blocks down on the Left. 

Distance from Hotel: 15 mi. 
Drive Time: 20 min. 

Tampa International Airport
 http://www.tampaairport.com/
4100 George J. Bean Parkway
Tampa, Florida 33607

Directions from airport to hotel:

Take I-275 South to Exit 22: Interstate 175. The exit will turn into 5th Avenue south. Follow 5th Avenue south to First Street south, turn left, Hilton is 2 blocks down on the Left. 

Distance from Hotel: 22 mi. 
Drive Time: 30 min. 


Transportation

 

Super Shuttle 
http://www.supershuttle.com/Locations/TPAAirportShuttleTampaBay.aspx

Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority 
http://www.psta.net/index.php

*The Hilton offers a shuttle that operates within a 3 mile radius of the hotel in the downtown area.

Don’t let the early bird get away…

Early Bird*
Pay by 5/31/13

Registration for Members

Members qualify for significant discounts.

Join Now to receive these discounts.

$426

 

Conference - Fri-Sun  (Sep 20-22, 2013)

 

$142

"Plan Ahead Plan"
3 equal payments of $142 to a total of $426.

Pay the first $142, then two automatic payments of $142 each will be processed 45 days apart.

$175

Daily Rate - Friday Only

$175

Daily Rate - Saturday Only

$45

Single Lecture

$160

Pre-Conference - Thursday (Sept 19)
9:00 am - 4:00 pm - Including lunch

Clinical Safety:  The Way Forward

with Robert Tisserand

$57

2013 Conference Reception - Friday Night
For those not signed up for full conference.
Included in full conference registration.

For non-members, click here for your early bird pricing.

News Flash!

 
News Flash! 

The Alliance of International Aromatherapists is approved by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork (NCBTMB) as a continuing education Approved Provider, 
You will be able to earn NCBTMB continuing education at the conference for most of our sessions. More information to come.

 

Take advantage of the Early Bird Pricing

Early Bird*
Pay by 5/31/13

Registration for Members

Members qualify for significant discounts.

Join Now to receive these discounts.

$426

 

Conference - Fri-Sun  (Sep 20-22, 2013)

 

$142

"Plan Ahead Plan"
3 equal payments of $142 to a total of $426.

Pay the first $142, then two automatic payments of $142 each will be processed 45 days apart.

$175

Daily Rate - Friday Only

$175

Daily Rate - Saturday Only

$45

Single Lecture

$160

Pre-Conference - Thursday (Sept 19)
9:00 am - 4:00 pm - Including lunch

Clinical Safety:  The Way Forward

with Robert Tisserand

$57

2013 Conference Reception - Friday Night
For those not signed up for full conference.
Included in full conference registration.

For non-members, click here for your early bird pricing.