Co-Director of MS in Aromatherapy Online at MIU
Diane is a Senior Graduate Instructor of Physiology and Health. and Co-Director of the MS in Aromatherapy Online at MIU (Maharishi Internation University), Iowa, USA. She is an aromatherapist since 1997, graduate of the Institut d’Aromathérapie Scientifique in Québec, Canada and has also learned from several intl. seminars given by Dominique Baudoux (Pranarom, Belgium), Lucie Mainguy (Aliksir, Canada), Maurice Nicole (Hunzaroma, Canada), etc.
She has taught Maharishi AyurVeda and Aromatherapy in the United States, Canada, India, and the Netherlands. Diane earned her B.Sc. Biochemistry and M.Sc. Microbiology-Immunology at Laval University, Québec, Canada, and is currently working on her PhD – a curriculum on Maharishi AyurVeda Aromatherapy.
Elizangela Ramos Pinto
Clinical Aromatherapist certified at Instituto Aromaluz from Campinas, Brazil. Tibetan Medicine and Tibetan Tsalung Trulkhor Healing Method Practitioner – received from Professor Dr. Pasang Arya, from whom she also received knowledge of the Body and Mind Cleansing and Rejuvenation Process of Traditional Tibetan Medicine.
She also combines her passion for the essential oils with her languages skills (is fluent in English, Portuguese and Spanish). She has been interpreting and translating the work of many Aromatherapy, Naturopathic Medicine and Herbalism teachers and professionals from all over the world.
She has had the opportunity of volunteering in local hospices in North Caroline, US, where she created a clinical aromatherapy course for palliative care professional and trained the nurses in the hospice for the use of Aromatherapy for end of life patients.
Founder of Myrtea Formations
Since he was 11, Jody has been immersed in the world of essential oils. Trained by several big names in aromatherapy, he also graduated in herbalism. He is the exclusive importer of OSHADHI in France and creator of “Myrtea formations“ – an official training institute for Aromatherapy and Naturopathy. His goal is to spread the seeds of plant knowledge and awareness and to direct Myrtéa in a human and collaborative way.
Lecturer, researcher and practitioner in Aromatherapy
Beverley Higham is an Aromatherapist and teacher with a vast experience of Aromatherapy , Beauty therapy and Spa Management. She trained in Beauty Therapy and Aromatherapy over 30 years ago. She has a BA in Professional and vocational Education, is a director of HABIA and member of IFPA. She was co-founder and creative director of a range of natural organic face, body and spa products. During this time the products she created won numerous awards. She now creates bespoke products.
In the early 1990’s she worked with NHS Doctors to introduce aromatherapy along side conventional medicine In her local community. This led to her publishing some of her research on women’s health in the International journal of clinical aromatherapy . She is recently retired from being a Lecturer and course Manager at Wigan and Leigh College where she ran a Foundation degree in Spa Management. During her time there, she was awarded a medal of excellence from city and guilds.
Founder of Dropsmith
Melani devoted over 10 years solely to aromatherapy. To serve this purpose she has founded an Aromainstitut through which she organises and supports different aromatherapy projects. She was invited as a lecturer all over the globe because of her unique expertise and style of teaching.
So far she lectured for over a thousand pharmacists and health professionals as well as aromatherapy students. Her IT background, her curiosity and her wide spread contacts in the Aroma-Scene inspired her to create a global online platform for all essential oil users and sellers – Dropsmith.
CEO of Renascens et Vita, Oshadhi Spain
CEO of Renascens et Vita, Oshadhi in Spain and one of the members of the national aromatherapy commission in Spain. She studied Integrative Ayurveda at the University of Madrid and has been trained by Dr. Hozzel in holistic aromatherapy and by Dr. Schrott in Ayurveda Suksma Marma technique.
She teaches aromatherapy in different places, one of them being the University San Jorge in Zaragoza and also in schools, clinics and national associations. Eva also collaborates in public hospitals in the area of neurology, UIC of burns and traumatology.
Principle of Fleur International Aromatherapy School
Annie Lee has been a Clinical Aromatherapist for over 15 years by starting her own clinic named Herbal Square Company. She is an accredited IFPA Principal Lecturer since 2011 and is also Principal at FLEUR International College of Aromatherapy in Hong Kong. She has trained thousands of Aromatherapists who now work in a variety of therapeutic settings.
Dr. Abilash Anand
M.D. Ayurvedic Vaidya
Abilash has been with Maitreyi – The Vedic Village, a famous South India Ayurveda Resort – since 2009 and has gained immense respect amongst his patients from all over the world. His honest uncompromising approach to all clinical aspects of the science of Ayurveda, his focus on rooting out the real cause of disease, as well as his superb diagnostic skills have achieved lasting results and relief for many.
He continues to broaden his experience for dealing with the western psychology and need in healing through exposure and travel to Ayurveda clinics in Europe. At the same time he delves deeper into subtle research aspects with his peers in India, maturing into a gifted health practitioner.
Aromatherapist and Founder of Conaroma
Son of Dr. Guilherme Oberlaender, Yan is a biologist and creator of Conaroma, an online aromatherapy congress that brings together more than 20,000 people a year. Entrepreneur and aromatherapist certified by the AIA (Alliance of International Aromatherapists).
Director and aromatherapist of Oshadhi‘s operations in Brazil, he dedicates his life to the research of aromatic plants and the dissemination of essential oils as a way to bring more health and well-being to humanity.
Dr. Henrik Westergaard
M.D. Specialist in Psychiatry and Ayurveda
Now retired Chief physician of the Psychiatric departmentin Vordinborg, Denmark. Specialist in psychiatry, Maharishi Ayurveda Doctor, Maharishi Aromatherapy Consultant, Maharishi Suksma Marma Therapy consultant, certified Teacher of Transcendental Meditation.
Henrik conducts Health Care Centers in Denmark and practices a natural, organic and Ayurveda lifestyle himself.