Educational Resources

AIA has made arrangements with the following organizations and journals to provide you additional educational opportunities.  Feel free to visit these sites to enhance your opportunities and note that some of the journals provide AIA members subscription discounts.









Aromatherapy Today is the international aromatherapy journal for those who are passionate about aromatherapy.
It is enjoyed by aromatherapists, nurses and medical staff, health care workers, natural therapists, students - in fact, anyone who has a strong interest in aromatherapy.


Aromatherapy Today is now included in most natural therapy college libraries and has become a standard reference publication for both aromatherapy teachers and students. Internationally acclaimed and respected writers provide a unique combination of practical information, scientific data, case studies, ethereal and sometimes controversial information.



Aromatika Magazine - Hungary
Aromatika is a pioneer, free, quarterly published and peer-reviewed, digitally downloadable Hungarian aromatherapy journal. The magazine seeks sharing information on aromatic topics to aromatherapists, naturopaths, health professionals and the general public in Hungarian. The Journal is accepting articles written in English or Hungarian. Aromatika - Essential oils, herbalism, tradition and applications. To order your free subscription contact: Gergely Hollódi,








"The International Journal of Clinical Aromatherapy (IJCA)" provides research, information and education in the field of essential oils. Advanced clinical aromatherapy and aromatic medicine. The IJCA presents solid practitioner-orientated and evidence-based information in a professional format. All articles are peer reviewed and referenced where possible. Members of the editorial board are all highly experienced in the essential oil field.







The American Herbal Products Association (AHPA) is the national trade association and voice of the herbal products industry. AHPA is comprised of domestic and foreign companies doing business as growers, processors, manufacturers and marketers of herbs and herbal products, including foods, dietary supplements, cosmetics, and nonprescription drugs. Founded in 1982, AHPA's mission is to promote the responsible commerce of herbal products.


"The Aromatherapy Registration Council™ ("ARC") has developed and administers the Registered Aromatherapist™ registration program as a means to fulfill its mission of promoting the safe delivery and effective practice of aromatherapy, with the ultimate purpose of protecting public health and safety."



The Aromatherapy Times is the official journal of the International Federation of Aromatherapists and is registered at the British Library. It is an informative professional publication covering developments in the world of aromatherapy in both the private and the public sector. Many articles are written by IFA members who are experts in their field.

Whether you are a practising qualified aromatherapist, a student of aromatherapy, or are involved in the broader field of complementary therapies, you will find the journal an excellent source of information on aromatherapy developments, legislation, research papers, IFA activities, workshops, graduate training, lectures, professional support, and on developments in the wider world of complementary therapy.



International Federation of Professional Aromatherapists
The IFPA’s aim is to promote the philosophy of holistic health and healthcare and improve, maintain and develop standards in Aromatherapy education, research and practice, becoming the best it can be.  All members adhere to a strict code of ethics and practice.  Public protection and safety are paramount and we ensure that all our members work with the utmost credibility in the field of Aromatherapy.  We offer an excellent aromatherapy journal In Essence to all our members.  Membership is welcomed world-wide!



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Japanese Society of Aromatherapy (JSA) is a group of medical professionals organized to promote and increase awareness level of medical aromatherapy, to establish aromatherapy as an academic discipline through scientific/medical researches, to prevent aromatherapy malpractice accidents, to increase knowledge and skills through information exchange and sharing, and to improve members’ social positions.



The International Journal of Professional Holistic Aromatherapy (IJPHA)
The IJPHA is a peer-reviewed professional journal dedicated to providing the professional holistic practitioner with useful information and resources to enhance their practice and expand their “toolbox.” The IJPHA is part of a world-wide community contributed to and read by aromatherapists, nurses, integrative medical practitioners, scientific researchers, and educators.