About the Alliance of International Aromatherapists
Founded in 2006, the Alliance of International Aromatherapists (AIA), is the professional organization representing aromatherapists. We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization whose aim is to increase awareness of, and expand access to aromatherapists, help its members build successful practices, to expand the body of aromatherapy research, and to serve as a resource for our members, the media, and the public.
AIA recognizes the importance of establishing and maintaining advanced educational standards for Advanced Practitioner Aromatherapists. In 2009, the AIA launched its School Recognition Program, the first organization in the USA to establish the most comprehensive educational standards for Advanced Practitioner Aromatherapists.
AIA’s members include aromatherapy professionals, medical doctors, naturopathic doctors, nurses, reflexologists, massage therapists, Reiki Masters, other health care practitioners, students, and corporate members who collectively strive to advance the profession of aromatherapy and to serve the public.
The AIA is a leading international aromatherapy organization making aromatherapy a readily accessible and respected holistic healing modality.
AIA unites aromatherapists from around the world to advance research and professionalism within the aromatherapy community. As a result the public has the option for a safe, natural and complementary form of health care.