Aromatherapy 101

Mind Body at OCIM Aroma

Saturday, May 16th

Aromatherapy 101

An Introductory Course in Aromatherapy
with Cary Caster, LMT, CA

May 16, 2020
9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

This course is a hands on workshop, so come prepared to formulate your own products and learn the appropriate applications of 20 essential oils through evidence based research. Discover the science behind aromatherapy and how it may be used to support wellness. An overview of aromatherapy, the process of distillation, and information on classifying essential oils’ aromatic chemistry will be presented. In the workshop portion of this course, you will learn about proper dilution, various carriers and form factors with their numerous modes of application. The characteristic properties of different oils and how each can be applied as a therapeutic adjuvant for a particular symptom presentation will be discussed; this is the heart of aromatherapy as a complementary modality.

1801 NW 9th Avenue, Suite 420
Miami, FL 33136

Registration Fee







*Registration fee includes $45 take-home supply package

For questions call 305.243.0945 or email

Cary Caster, LMT, CA


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After receiving her B.S. degree in Botany from the University of Florida, Cary Caster, LMT, CA studied Aromatherapy in the UK, where it is still practiced as a medical treatment. She then earned her certification as an Advanced Clinical Aromatherapist with Rhiannon Harris of Essential Oil Resource Consultants in France. Cary received her Massage License from the Florida College of Natural Health and currently sits on the board of the Alliance of International Aromatherapists. 

Cancellation Policy:

Cancellations must be received in writing no later than two weeks before the start date of the course to be eligible for a refund, less a 10% of full registration price cancellation fee. Cancellations received less than two weeks prior to the start date of the course but 72 hours before the start of the course are eligible for a refund, less 20% of the full registration price. Failure to appear at the program with no written cancellation 72 hours prior to the program will result in complete forfeiture of the registration fee and course will not count toward continuing education credits (nonrefundable, nontransferable, no exceptions). Registrations are non-transferable. Cancellation requests must be received in writing by email to UM Osher will reply with a written acknowledgement.

Osher Center for Integrative Medicine
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
1801 NW 9th Ave, Suite 470
Miami, Florida 33136, USA

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7 CEUs have been approved by the Florida Boards of Acupuncture, Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy, Mental Health Counseling, Psychology, and the Florida Council of Dietetics and Nutrition. CE Provider Number: 50-2682.

Continuing Education Credit (CEU): This conference has been planned and implemented in accordance with the essential areas and policies of the Florida Board of Nursing for Continuing Education Provider #50-2682.

Credit Designation: 7 CEU’s have been approved by the University of Miami School of Nursing and Health Studies.

7 CEUs have been approved by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork (NCBTMB). CE Provider Number: 452044-12