86 Erika Galentin: Aromatherapy for the Whole Family

Conversation with Erika Galentin



Topics covered in this episode

  • Essential Oils that should be avoided or used with caution

  • Safety considerations around essential oil use and which oils are considered generally safe?

  • Aromatherapy for kids

  • Aromatherapy for seniors

  • Aromatherapy blends for the household

About Erika Galentin

ERIKA GALENTIN, MNIMH, RH (AHG), is a clinical herbalist and an ITEC-certified clinical aromatherapist consulting from Sovereignty Herbs in Athens and Columbus, Ohio. She holds a degree in herbal medicine from the University of Wales, Cardiff, UK, and Scottish School of Herbal Medicine, Glasgow, UK. She is a professional member of the National Institute of Medical Herbalists (UK) and the American Herbalists Guild (USA). She is also a proud member of Pi Alpha Xi National Honor Society in Horticulture (USA). Over a decade of clinical practice has provided a platform for a deep and influential understanding of the efficacy of medicinal plants and essential oils within a clinical environment, and it is through this clinical practice that Erika seeks to encourage positive, learned, and respectful relationships between plants and people. She grows and distills aromatic plants for Sovereignty Herbs from her homestead in southeastern Ohio.

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