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Sacred Use of Plant Aromatics for Caregivers and End of Life Care
March 26, 2022 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm PDT
The ancient plant wisdom of Essential Oil is a tool for enhancing wellness and wellbeing in caregiving and end of life. Essential Oils have the ability to gently bring us back to the present moment, enhance well being and mindfulness, reduce stress, foster connection and trust.
Please join us in beautiful Ojai for a half day workshop
to explore the Holistic Sacred Use of The Plant Aromatics Of Essential Oils
for the care of our loved ones and clients.
This workshop provides you with knowledge and tools on how to safely
and effectively use essential oils at the end of life
and learn ways to integrate Aromatherapy and Touch into clinical,
community and familial settings.
Voices from the Community
Thank you so much for the amazing weekend. It was perfect preparation for living and meeting the huge challenges in my life. I am embarking on the toughest time of my life and l needed the support and peace and community that Birgitta and Cheserae provided.
MARY LOUISE – CA
The “In the end there’s only love” Retreat was so empowering, amazing and Informative!So much like Midwifery, transiting out of this world is so similar to transitioning and birthing into the world!Observing and creating the sacred space, supporting the family’s as well as the person going through transition, and working as hard as the laboring woman does. Being quiet when needed, being in the moment, being mindful and respectful. Keeping our focus on figuring out what the needs are and encouraging the family’s in helping to meet these needs.
Love & Blessings
BETTY – TRAVERSE CITY, MI
Saturday, March 26th 11am- 5pm
Hosted at Alquimia Wellness in Ojai
Who it is for:
Caring Adults, Caregivers, Hospice and Palliative Care Professionals and Volunteers, Death Doulas and Midwives, Spiritual counselors, and anyone involved in direct end of life care. * Information shared is based on the use of the highest quality therapeutic grade Essential Oils, While we use doTERRA essential oil, information will be general and useful for all pure high quality essential oils*
What You Will Learn:
The basic Alchemy and of Plant Aromatics Understanding plant energetics for emotional and spiritual support. Basic knowledge of essential oils and Guidelines for appropriate use. Safety and dilution information. Specific Essential Oils Protocols and recipes. Learn from case studies. Combine essential Oils and Touch – Learn a simple hand and foot technique for applying oils. Practicum for those who attend in person Suggestions for integration into current work models. Suggestions for integration into other complementary modalities and familial settings.
You will receive a workshop PDF to take home to anchor all information shared as well as a few samples of essential oil for personal use. Feel confident in using essential oil as a complementary modality to other care. Enhance your ability to serve, and enhance the end of life experience of those you are serving. There will be an option to purchase a special Essential Oil Kit curated for Caregiving and End Of Life after the workshop
Your Journey is Guided By
Birgitta is a Holistic Life Coach, doTERRA Wellness Advocate, Women’s Community Leader, and a modern medicine woman: merging the sacred with the practical in day to day life. Helping people reconnect the human heart and spirit back to nature is a central thread in her work.
As an End of Life Guide and Doula, Birgitta educates and supports individuals, families, health care providers, and organizations in reimagining death and dying.
The sacred privilege of walking people home has shaped Birgitta’s perspective of life as precious and love as invaluable. This perspective fuels her desire to support others in finding meaning and joy in their life
Cheserae has spent the last 8 years studying the process of mystical death through transpersonal psychology, and learning about how to support and facilitate end of life care. Since her youth, Cheserae found herself drawn to the subtle, the sacred, and the extraordinary.
Inspired with a new vision of what is possible in death and dying, and having forged new alliances with Hospice, community leaders, and colleagues, Cheserae has committed to sharing this work with families, groups, and individuals. She currently works as a death doula, and offers end of life support, bringing the sacred and beauty into the end of life.
Her newest project involves sharing the sacred use of essential oils in tending for the dying, and focuses both on the oils for the dying as well as those for supporting the caregivers.