Complete and Continue
Aromatherapy Journal Club
First Section - Welcome to the Journal Club
Welcome to the Journal Club (1:17)
Why do we need scientific evidence? (7:45)
Second Section - Types of Research
Quant & Qual?
September 2019 - Case Study
Case Study - man with useless arm regains function after aromatherapy massage (19:36)
Aromatherapy Case Study guidelines... (35:54)
Case reports of accidental EO ingestion
October 2019 - Beta-caryophyllene, Copaiba oil and cannabidiol - what's the evidence?
October 2019 Video 1 - introduction to the endocannabinoid system (2:09)
October 2019 - Video 2 (56:27)
October 2019 - Video 3 beta-caryophyllene and Copaiba (25:34)
November 2019 - Nose-to-brain transmission of essential oil molecules - is it a "thing"?
Neuroanatomy of the nose-to-brain pathway (17:59)
December 2019 - Oral dosages of Lavender oil for anxiety - what's the evidence, what are the risks?
December 2019_second session (4:33)
January 2020 - Heterocyclic molecules with nitrogen atoms - should we be interested?
Session 1 (30:28)
Session 2 (20:09)
February 2020 - Can essential oils prevent urogenital atrophy in post-menopausal women?
Essential oils and estrogenicity
Looking at the breast-cancer cell line results (26:46)
Clinical trial results (32:15)
March 2020 - Adverse event databases and Poisoning Information Centre reports - what they tell us
Australian Poisions Centre data
EOs and poisoning - is it a thing? And if so, how big a thing? (38:19)
April 2020 - Cochrane Review on aromatherapy use in cancer care
Cochrane reviews... (19:47)
Assessing quality of clinical trials (50:09)
May 2020 - Volatile Organic Compound (VOC) research and relevance to aromatherapy?
Introduction to VOCs - what's the fuss? (2:18)
Can inhaled EO of bergamot put long-term heart-health at risk????? (33:23)
June 2020 - Kohlert 2000 - pharmacokinetics of essential oils - what's new since then?
Why do we need to think about pharmacokinetics? (11:23)
Pharmacokinetics of EOs - Theory and overview (48:49)
Pharmacokinetics 2 (48:30)
July 2020 - Pharmacokinetics - CYP450 polymorphisms and significance for essential oil use
CYP enzyme polymorphisms (45:28)
Aug 2020 - doTerra Science - what's new?
DoTerra Science - what are they up to? (17:24)
Deeper dive into one clinical trial (27:13)
Special issue - the article on ACE2 inhibition by Geranium & Lemon - COVID blocking?? (34:03)
September 2020 - Aromatherapy for dementia care - what's the evidence?
Exploring systematic reviews on aromatherapy in dementia care (34:50)
Year 2 - October 2020 - Psychoaromatherapy in review
What is psychoaromatherapy? (26:42)
Psychoaromatherapy - review articles (38:50)
November 2020 Impact of expectancy, pleasantness on outcomes of aroma experiments
Researching expectancy and aromas (38:21)
December 2020 Can expectancy affect physiology?
Aromas and asthma - prone to expectancy effects? (40:26)
January 2021 - How does the trigeminal nerve contribute to experience of aromas?
The Trigeminal nerve (29:00)
The effect of essential oils on alertness (39:58)
Papers on Peppermint oil and tension headache
Feb 2021 - Pain - what is it, how can it be managed?
Pain - what it is, how it is managed (46:22)
Live Zoom Chats (112:55)
March 2021 - Finding research on the use of aromatherapy for pain management
The evidence base for aromatherapy and pain
Recording discussing Lakhan 2016 Aromatherapy for Pain Management (48:10)
How do you know if it's a good quality systematic review?
Prep for March Zoom chat - PDF and Excel Spreadsheet for individual papers on aromatherapy and pain
LIVE-CHAT recordings (139:47)
April 2021 - Pharmacological or non-pharmacological aspects of essential oil use for pain relief?
Reviews on analgesic EOs, and pain scales
Recording & PDF notes (44:28)
Live Zoom chats (159:26)
May 2021 - Aromatherapy and Mental Health
Let's start with a review...
Video recording & PDF slides (58:59)
Live Zoom Chat recordings (121:44)
June 2021 - Inflammation and Mood Disorders
Papers referred to
Recording and PDF of slides (36:01)
Live Zoom Chats (74:19)
July 2021 - A clinical trial using lavender for anxiety & depression
Recording and PDF of slides (30:52)
DoTerra Science - what are they up to?
Lecture content locked
If you're already enrolled,
you'll need to login
Enroll in Course to Unlock