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Essential Oils for Maternal Wellness Lecture Pack

Essential Oils for Maternal Wellness Lecture Package is a complete online training course developed for birth professionals who would like to learn how to safely and effectively apply essential oils during each phase of maternity and during infant care. Participants will learn applications, concentrations, and safety precautions while exploring how to best use essential oils to address common symptoms during childbearing including: Morning sickness, indigestion, fatigue, stretch marks, labor pain, teething and colic. Clinical uses for essential oils are also included and may be used by those for whom it is within their scope of practice. These include Group B Strep, mastitis, jaundice, etc.


Essential Oils for Maternal Wellness CEU©, formerly Essential Oils for the Birth Kit CEU, is the updated and improved version of a complete online training course developed for birth professionals who would like to learn how to safely and effectively apply essential oils during each phase of maternity and in infant care.

$150.00 USD
Total CE Hours: 6.00   Access Time: 4 Weeks  
Lectures in this bundle (9):
Duration: 30 mins
Stephanie McBride, BA-Certified Clinical Herbalist, Certified Aromatherapist,Functional Nutritionist
Module 1: Fundamentals
U.S.A Stephanie McBride, BA-Certified Clinical Herbalist, Certified Aromatherapist,Functional Nutritionist

Stephanie McBride is a passionate advocate for the use of Essential Oils as a form of natural self-care and in clinical practice for pregnant women, natural health educators and birth professionals. Her 30 years of botanical medicine studies, coupled with practical experience as a certified clinical herbalist, professional aromatherapist, and functional nutritionist, qualify her to provide the in-depth knowledge necessary to simplify this ancient health modality for others to benefit from and enjoy.

1. Explain the vast history of essential oil use and the different schools of aromatherapy.

2. Describe essential oil attributes and their clinical effects on physiology.

3. List the criteria for determining essential oil quality and the types of tests for purity and efficacy.

4. Describe the different extraction methods.

U.S.A Stephanie McBride, BA-Certified Clinical Herbalist, Certified Aromatherapist,Functional Nutritionist
Abstract:

This e-course begins with an in-depth introduction to essential oil therapy that includes an overview of historical uses, schools of thinking from modern schools of aromatherapy, essential oil attributes and their clinical effects on physiology, and criteria for determining essential oil quality.

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Duration: 30 mins
Stephanie McBride, BA-Certified Clinical Herbalist, Certified Aromatherapist,Functional Nutritionist
Module 2: Applications and Dosing
U.S.A Stephanie McBride, BA-Certified Clinical Herbalist, Certified Aromatherapist,Functional Nutritionist

Stephanie McBride is a passionate advocate for the use of Essential Oils as a form of natural self-care and in clinical practice for pregnant women, natural health educators and birth professionals. Her 30 years of botanical medicine studies, coupled with practical experience as a certified clinical herbalist, professional aromatherapist, and functional nutritionist, qualify her to provide the in-depth knowledge necessary to simplify this ancient health modality for others to benefit from and enjoy.

1. Describe the uses and benefits for the three main essential oil applications: aromatic, topical, and internal.

2. Explain the recommended dosing and essential oil concentrations during each phase of maternity and in infant and baby care.

3. Describe the best modes of application during phases of maternity.

4. Discuss how to use carriers safely and effectively.

U.S.A Stephanie McBride, BA-Certified Clinical Herbalist, Certified Aromatherapist,Functional Nutritionist
Abstract:

Module two provides a clinical explanation and examples for using the three main essential oil applications: Aromatic, topical, and internal. Topics covered include: dosing, modes of application, and the safe and effective use of carriers.

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Duration: 30 mins
Stephanie McBride, BA-Certified Clinical Herbalist, Certified Aromatherapist,Functional Nutritionist
Module 3: Safety in Maternity
U.S.A Stephanie McBride, BA-Certified Clinical Herbalist, Certified Aromatherapist,Functional Nutritionist

Stephanie McBride is a passionate advocate for the use of Essential Oils as a form of natural self-care and in clinical practice for pregnant women, natural health educators and birth professionals. Her 30 years of botanical medicine studies, coupled with practical experience as a certified clinical herbalist, professional aromatherapist, and functional nutritionist, qualify her to provide the in-depth knowledge necessary to simplify this ancient health modality for others to benefit from and enjoy.

1. Describe the general guidelines for essential oil safety.

2. Discuss what it means to work within scope of practice and with professional ethics.

3. Discuss important safety precautions for each phase of childbearing, including which oils should be avoided during certain phases of pregnancy and which herbal actions should be used with precaution.

U.S.A Stephanie McBride, BA-Certified Clinical Herbalist, Certified Aromatherapist,Functional Nutritionist
Abstract:

Module three covers guidelines for the safe application of essential oils during each phase of pregnancy. Areas of focus include: General safety, potential toxicity, therapeutic actions, herb-drug interactions, and contraindications for use during pregnancy, labor, and postpartum.

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Duration: 30 mins
Stephanie McBride, BA-Certified Clinical Herbalist, Certified Aromatherapist,Functional Nutritionist
Module 4: Use in Pregnancy
U.S.A Stephanie McBride, BA-Certified Clinical Herbalist, Certified Aromatherapist,Functional Nutritionist

Stephanie McBride is a passionate advocate for the use of Essential Oils as a form of natural self-care and in clinical practice for pregnant women, natural health educators and birth professionals. Her 30 years of botanical medicine studies, coupled with practical experience as a certified clinical herbalist, professional aromatherapist, and functional nutritionist, qualify her to provide the in-depth knowledge necessary to simplify this ancient health modality for others to benefit from and enjoy.

1. Discuss recommended essential oils for the discomforts and ailments that arise commonly during pregnancy.

2. Discuss recommended doses, concentrations, and applications for use in pregnancy.

3. Describe the research provided on essential oils and their uses during this phase of pregnancy.

4. List five essential oils that are useful during pregnancy.

U.S.A Stephanie McBride, BA-Certified Clinical Herbalist, Certified Aromatherapist,Functional Nutritionist
Abstract:

This module addresses the most common uses for essential oil use during pregnancy, including: Nausea, vomiting, poor digestion, stress, fatigue, trouble sleeping, muscular aches and pains, vascular irregularities, swelling, and preparing for childbirth.

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Duration: 30 mins
Stephanie McBride, BA-Certified Clinical Herbalist, Certified Aromatherapist,Functional Nutritionist
Module 5: Use in Labor
U.S.A Stephanie McBride, BA-Certified Clinical Herbalist, Certified Aromatherapist,Functional Nutritionist

Stephanie McBride is a passionate advocate for the use of Essential Oils as a form of natural self-care and in clinical practice for pregnant women, natural health educators and birth professionals. Her 30 years of botanical medicine studies, coupled with practical experience as a certified clinical herbalist, professional aromatherapist, and functional nutritionist, qualify her to provide the in-depth knowledge necessary to simplify this ancient health modality for others to benefit from and enjoy.

1. Discuss recommended essential oils for issues that arise during labor: labor pain, anxiousness, slow progression, tearing, etc.

2. Discuss recommended doses, concentrations, and applications for use during labor and delivery.

3. Describe the research provided on essential oils and their uses during childbirth.

4. List five essential oils that are useful during labor and delivery.

U.S.A Stephanie McBride, BA-Certified Clinical Herbalist, Certified Aromatherapist,Functional Nutritionist
Abstract:

This module offers indications for the key uses for essential oils during labor, including: Preparing the birth space, calming anxious feelings, coping with discomfort, exhaustion, and healthy delivery.

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Duration: 30 mins
Stephanie McBride, BA-Certified Clinical Herbalist, Certified Aromatherapist,Functional Nutritionist
Module 6: Use in Postpartum
U.S.A Stephanie McBride, BA-Certified Clinical Herbalist, Certified Aromatherapist,Functional Nutritionist

Stephanie McBride is a passionate advocate for the use of Essential Oils as a form of natural self-care and in clinical practice for pregnant women, natural health educators and birth professionals. Her 30 years of botanical medicine studies, coupled with practical experience as a certified clinical herbalist, professional aromatherapist, and functional nutritionist, qualify her to provide the in-depth knowledge necessary to simplify this ancient health modality for others to benefit from and enjoy.

1. Discuss recommended essential oils for issues that arise during postpartum: afterpains, tissue damage, hormonal imbalance, issues with lactation, etc.

2. Discuss recommended doses, concentrations, and applications for use during postpartum and with lactation.

3. Describe the research provided on essential oils and their uses in postpartum.

4. List five essential oils that are useful during postpartum and for lactation.

U.S.A Stephanie McBride, BA-Certified Clinical Herbalist, Certified Aromatherapist,Functional Nutritionist
Abstract:

This module addresses the most common indications for postpartum, including: Afterpains, heavy bleeding, care for tender skin, perineal care, hormonal balance, baby blues, breast health, and healthy milk production.

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Duration: 30 mins
Stephanie McBride, BA-Certified Clinical Herbalist, Certified Aromatherapist,Functional Nutritionist
Module 7: Use in Infant Care
U.S.A Stephanie McBride, BA-Certified Clinical Herbalist, Certified Aromatherapist,Functional Nutritionist

Stephanie McBride is a passionate advocate for the use of Essential Oils as a form of natural self-care and in clinical practice for pregnant women, natural health educators and birth professionals. Her 30 years of botanical medicine studies, coupled with practical experience as a certified clinical herbalist, professional aromatherapist, and functional nutritionist, qualify her to provide the in-depth knowledge necessary to simplify this ancient health modality for others to benefit from and enjoy.

1. Describe the general guidelines for essential oil safety for use with babies and infants.

2. Discuss the recommend essential oils for issues that arise during infancy: cord care, colic, jaundice, digestive trouble, teething, etc.

3. Discuss the recommended doses, concentrations, and applications for use with infants and babies.

4. Describe the research provided on essential oils and their uses for infants and babies.

5. List five essential oils that are useful for infant care.

U.S.A Stephanie McBride, BA-Certified Clinical Herbalist, Certified Aromatherapist,Functional Nutritionist
Abstract:

Module seven covers safety guidelines for supporting infant health with essential oils. Participants will learn uses, applications, and concentrations for gently supporting: Digestive health, teething, calm, sleep, and skincare.

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Duration: 60 mins
Stephanie McBride, BA-Certified Clinical Herbalist, Certified Aromatherapist,Functional Nutritionist
Module 8: Materia Aromatica
U.S.A Stephanie McBride, BA-Certified Clinical Herbalist, Certified Aromatherapist,Functional Nutritionist

Stephanie McBride is a passionate advocate for the use of Essential Oils as a form of natural self-care and in clinical practice for pregnant women, natural health educators and birth professionals. Her 30 years of botanical medicine studies, coupled with practical experience as a certified clinical herbalist, professional aromatherapist, and functional nutritionist, qualify her to provide the in-depth knowledge necessary to simplify this ancient health modality for others to benefit from and enjoy.

1. List and describe the 17 essential oils used during maternal and infant care, their uses, their most important medicinal attributes, and any known contraindications.

2. Explain how the "Doctrine of Signatures", is used by herbalists to gain a better understand the unique attributes of individual plants.

3. Discuss the research provided on specific essential oils.

U.S.A Stephanie McBride, BA-Certified Clinical Herbalist, Certified Aromatherapist,Functional Nutritionist
Abstract:

This module, presented from an herbalist's perspective, provides summaries of 17 of the best essential oils for use in maternal and infant care. Each oil is characterized by its native location, aromatic parts, most important medicinal attributes, and any known contraindications. It also introduces the "Doctrine of Signatures", an ancient system of knowledge used by herbalists to better understand the unique attributed of individual plants.

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Duration: 100 mins
Stephanie McBride, BA-Certified Clinical Herbalist, Certified Aromatherapist,Functional Nutritionist
Module 9: Putting Aromatherapy into Practice
U.S.A Stephanie McBride, BA-Certified Clinical Herbalist, Certified Aromatherapist,Functional Nutritionist

Stephanie McBride is a passionate advocate for the use of Essential Oils as a form of natural self-care and in clinical practice for pregnant women, natural health educators and birth professionals. Her 30 years of botanical medicine studies, coupled with practical experience as a certified clinical herbalist, professional aromatherapist, and functional nutritionist, qualify her to provide the in-depth knowledge necessary to simplify this ancient health modality for others to benefit from and enjoy.

1. Compile simple essential oil formulations using course recommendations for specific essential oils, carriers, and dilutions that are specific to common discomforts that arise during pregnancy.

2. Explain safety precautions related to blending essential oils and describe how to maintain the potency of their formulations.

3. Describe how essential oils are absorbed into the body, the pathways that they take through the body for each of these ways, and their pathways of elimination.

U.S.A Stephanie McBride, BA-Certified Clinical Herbalist, Certified Aromatherapist,Functional Nutritionist
Abstract:

This module helps students to put the principles of aromatherapy and its uses during maternity into practice. It consists of instructive video demonstrations of basic essential oil applications, dilutions, related research, and DIY projects.

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Accreditation


Midwifery CEUs - MEAC Contact Hours
This continuing education program is approved by the Midwifery Education Accreditation Council (MEAC) for 6 Hours of Education or 0.6 CEUs. Please note 0.1 MEAC CEU's is equivalent to 1.0 NARM CEU's.

ACM CPD Recognised Hours:
This is an Australian College of Midwives CPD Endorsed Activity. This program is approved for 6 ACM CPD Hours.

ACNM CEUs:
This program is approved for 6 hours of education by the American College of Nurse-Midwives. This credit is applicable to Nurse-Midwives, Certified Midwives, Registered Nurses. May be accepted by other certifying bodies.

If you have already participated in this program, you are not eligible to receive additional credits for viewing it again. Please send us an email to [email protected] if you have any questions.

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