Natural Therapies

Ref: C2525857

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An introduction to natural therapies will help you to discover a natural and effective way you can use safe practices at home to boost health and well being, Discover the beneficial properties of essential oils - the effective practice of reflexology and the mind and body healing techniques of meditation and relaxation.

Course aim

An Introduction to natural therapies to discover the benefits of using natural ways to boost health and well being.

Do I need any particular skills or experience?

  • This course is suitable for beginners and improvers

By the end of the course I should be able to:

  • Use Aromatherapy for personal beneficial health benefits and safely use essential oils in the home.
  • Understand about the uses of natural therapies and how they work.
  • Perform a hand and lower arm massage on myself or on a partner using essential oils.
  • Perform reflexology on myself or a partner - using hand and facial Reflexology.
  • Use relaxation and meditation techniques to help releave stress, tension, and anxiety.

How will I be taught?

  • The WEA tutor will use a range of different teaching and learning methods and encourage you and the group to be actively involved in your learning

What kind of feedback can I expect?

  • You will have opportunities to discuss your progress with your tutor

What else do I need to know?

  • All materials will be provided
  • A small hand towel would prove useful for personal use.

Pre-course work, reading and information sources

  • No pre reading is required but research on the subject on the internet or in the library may be helpful

What can I do next?

  • Progress to another WEA course
  • This course is designed as an introduction to natural therapies and a more advanced course on any of the individual therapies could be provided to increase knowledge and skills.

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Natural Therapies

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Due to face to face teaching being suspended unfortunately this course is not currently available for enrolment.

We are launching a range of online courses shortly that may be of interest to you so sign up here to hear more.

Enrolment Conditions

As a registered charity, and to meet our funders’ requirements, we need to check a few things with you before you book. Please could we ask that you check the list below to ensure you meet our basic criteria:

  • You are paying the standard fee (with a credit or debit card) or you are on any of the qualifying benefits
  • You have a valid email address so that you can receive confirmation of your booking
  • You have been resident in the UK, EU or EEA for the last 3 years
  • You are aged 19 years or older on 1st September 2019
  • You have read and accept our standard terms and conditions

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