January Teleseminar

Our educational Teleseminars are held monthly on the Third Wednesday of each month from 6:30 – 7:30 pm Mountain Time.  These programs  are a benefit of membership. Each program is rich with vital information and educational topics provided by experts in aromatherapy and related healthcare fields and are interactive with Q&A.  Teleseminars are a benefit of membership and the members receive email notifications with call-in information.  If you are interested in continuing education credit, read about it below.

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January Teleseminar Scheduled for January 17, 2018, 6:30pm-7:30pm MDT

Examining Originality in the Aromatherapy Arena with Amanda Lattin of ACHS

This presentation will examine key topics related to originality such as academic integrity, plagiarism, intellectual property, and copyright. This presentation will also discuss how following best practices for content originality increases the value of the work, strengthens professionalism, and ensures continued collaboration and expansion and enrichment of the aromatherapy arena. Definitions, examples, and best practice strategies will be provided.
 
Amanda Lattin has had a passion for growing and using nutritional and medicinal plants since she 
planted her first garden at age six. She followed this passion and inquiry while finishing her B.A. in 
Chemistry at Huntingdon College. She performed research on Ionic Liquids, the Study of Chinese 
Culture through Chemical Analysis, and Transitional Metal Oxides in Tattoo Pigments. She also traveled 
to China with Huntingdon College to share water quality research after the opening of the Three Gorges 
Dam. 
Amanda continued her education by completing her Masters of Teaching with a concentration in Chemistry at Lewis and Clark College. There her thesis designed curriculum about the Geochemistry of the Oregon John Day Region. After teaching chemistry at West Linn High School, Amanda returned to her interest in medicinal plants and began studying essential oils with Dr. Kurt Schnaubelt at the Pacific Institute of Aromatherapy. She continued her studies by completing her diplomas in Aromatherapy and Herbal Studies at ACHS. Amanda also trained for a year in Applied Kinesiology with Dr. Robert Ciprian, DC, D.I.B.A.K.
Amanda has taught at the College of Botanical Healing Arts in Santa Cruz, the Traditional Roots Institute at the National College of Natural medicine, and many workshops and seminars, and is currently the Aromtherapy Program Chair at the American College of Healthcare Sciences. She has written articles
on Aromatherapy as well as served as a subject consultant for various schools. She has run her Aromatherapy and Herbal Consulting practice in Portland, OR since 2008. Amanda became an Aromatherapy Registration Council Registered Aromatherapist (RA) in April 2013.
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Continuing Education

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) credit:
There are two ways to earn CPD credit for listening to teleseminar.

1. You may earn 1 CPD credit for listening to a live teleseminar. Instructions on how to earn the CPD credit will be given during the teleseminar.

2. You may earn 1 CPD credit by listening to an audio CD or MP3 of a teleseminar and submitting a 100-word summary of the teleseminar to AIA. Be sure to include your name, address, and title of teleseminar on your summary.  Each summary must be submitted on a separate document.

Please mail your teleseminar summary to AIA or email your summary on a word document to info@alliance-aromatherapists.org.  If you have more questions, please call the AIA office at 303-531-6377 or 1-877-531-6377.