Essential Oils for Chronic Pain Management: A Complementary Approach
Date: Saturday, September 29, 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Pain is an unpleasant sensation and the experience of pain is unique for everyone. Chronic pain can be complex and is a global body issue. This class will explore the analgesic effects of essential oils and how they can enhance orthodox pain treatment. Essential oils can also help alter the perception of pain due to their relaxing effects and pleasurable aromas. The essential oils covered in this class are intended as a complementary approach and are not offered as a replacement for current therapies. Materials will be provided for you to make a topical application for pain relief.
About the Instructor: Sue Jordan, RN, BAN, CCAP, has enjoyed a 43 year career as practicing RN! She has used essential oils since 2004 and they often eliminated the need to “take a pill.” In 2014 Sue realized her dream of becoming a Certified Clinical Aromatherapy Practitioner (CCAP). Sue enjoys teaching others about this complementary therapy that can improve overall well-being. Safe, knowledgeable, and appropriate use of essential oils is one of Sue’s overriding goals. As a Certified Clinical Aromatherapy Practitioner, Sue provides clinical aromatherapy consultations and education about the history and clinical use of essential oils. For more about Sue Jordan, RN, BAN, CCAP visit her website: http://aromasense.biz/.