Health Calendar

Health-related events
related to AHHA members

The following introduces you to health-related events sponsored by some of the special members of the American Holistic Health Association or where some of these members are participating speakers. You are encouraged to peruse this list to see if any of these events might support your journey toward a higher level of wellness.

Please note: AHHA does not make value judgments distinguishing these events or the material they offer. You are responsible to verify which are appropriate for your needs.

December 6, 2016
Mushrooms for Health and Flavor
In this free webinar, Alison Gardner and Merry Winslow explore the many ways fungi can contribute to the human diet.
For details: www.hawthornuniversity.org

December 7, 2016
Aromatherapy for the Spa
Aromatherapy is versatile in the spa, but as versatile as it is, there are safety factors to consider when using essential oils in treatment and with spa equipment. Join Margaret LaPierre, BS, HHP, Cert. Aroma in this live Master Lecture webinar as she discusses how spa professionals can safely incorporate aromatherapy in the spa.
For details: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/aromatherapy-for-the-spa-tickets-28532229667

December 7, 2016
All About Alumni: Healing Meals – Nourishing the Community One Meal at a Time
In this free webinar, graduate Wendy Borden discusses her non-profit the Revive and Thrive Project.
For details: www.hawthornuniversity.org

December 13, 2016
Portland, OR
Introduction to Creating Therapeutic Essential Oils Blends
In this live class, ACHS Faculty, Amanda Lattin, BA, MAT, Dip.Aroma., MH, RA will discuss some of the steps involved in creating a therapeutic essential oil blend. We will discuss how to choose a functional focus for a therapeutic blend, how to pick which essential oils to use while balancing the following: therapeutic actions, aromas, client preferences, and safety. We will practice this process in class and design a therapeutic essential oil blend for a case study example. Also online.
For details: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/introduction-to-creating-therapeutic-essential-oils-blends-tickets-27637044143

December 15, 2016
Portland, OR
Legal Issues for Herbalists
In this class with ACHS CSO Erika Yigzaw, B.Com, LL.B (Hons) learn the crucial ins and outs of the legal issues that are facing herbalists today. You’ll learn the answers to questions like: What can you legally do as an herbalist? What words can you use on your herb labels? What organizations regulate herbalists? Also online.
For details: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/legal-issues-for-herbalists-tickets-29076309023

February 23-25, 2017
New York City, NY
Integrative Healthcare Symposium Annual Conference
The Integrative Healthcare Symposium annual conference is the only event where multi-disciplinary practitioners come together as a cohesive community. Attendees gather each year to connect, learn, collaborate, and return to their practices with insights and techniques they can immediately incorporate into their patient practice.
For details:  www.ihsymposium.com/annual-conference/

Having a listing on this Calendar is a benefit exclusively for AHHA contributors.