Aromatherapy Deep Tissue Massage


This course runs in January, April, & September. Attend 6 classes 9-4, complete 55 clinical hours, written exam, assignment & clinical exam to certify in Aromatherapy Deep Tissue Massage. Our massage clinic is open to the public @ $30/hr, students receive 1/2 price ($15) on 5 massages to encourage supporting themselves in hands on relaxing education.  They also receive 5, 1 on 1, tutored massages once classes are done, plus 5 partnered up with senior  massage students to gain confidence within a professional setting. 10 of their 55 clinicals can be done at home, the rest are supervised at Inner Insights, or with our partner outreach programs.

We are at Fanshawe College 10 times a year offering mini massages to student during exams as part of their “Chill Lounge”, during exams thanks to Fanshawe Student Union. Each Tuesday evening we offer mini massages at our partner hotel, Marriott Residence Inn, with majority of clients being corporate or cancer clients receiving treatments. Rewarding experiences indeed & you deserve to love what you do. Essentially, we offer a wide range of enriching opportunities to complete your clinical hours with a wide array of clients. The Student Massage Clinic at Inner Insights is open 7 days a week from 10-6pm. You will be asked to submit your desired schedule.

Learn a variety of massage techniques from deep tissue with elbows, Joint mobilizations, lymphatic drainage, myofascial release, trigger point release, specialized poultice support for acute injuries, pressure points for nausea, headaches, neck pain, forearm strain, sciatica and more.  Protect your hands & wrists with various posture, ergonomics & supportive techniques. We safely assist you to create a customized aromatic oil blend to enhance each clients needs and experience. Homecare tips empower individuals to stretch, strengthen & nurture tissues to ease pain, maintain symmetry and harmony. Enjoy helping people with good health, vitality & pain free mobility.

  • 90 minute Massage Sequence with Deep Tissue, elbows, a dozen pressure points, fascia release techniques, a handful of reflexology points, Joint Play to increase range of motion, Swedish relaxing techniques, Lymphatic Drainage to reduce swelling & boost immunity, Hydrotherapy (hot & Cold Aromatic Compresses) & Swedish Massage
  • Aromatherapy & History
  • Over 60 various monographs on Essential Oils & over 100 conditions that they can benefit
  • Safety & Contraindications
  • Massage Techniques and Special Modifications
  • Alkalizing, Live Nutrients, & other natural food aids & Health Benefits to Stretching and Strengthening
  • Basic Chemistry
  • Quality Control
  • Essential oil extraction
  • Storage
  • Carrier Oils
  • Client Safety
  • Client Health History
  • Pathology 101
  • Basic Anatomy
  • Gait Analysis
  • Stretching & Strengthening Techniques
  • Nutrition 101-supporting healthy joints, tissues and digestion
  • Business Basics -How to promote yourself on a shoe string budget
  • Practical Treatments- modifications for sinus problems, acute injuries, sciatica, headaches, etc.

Aromatherapy Deep Tissue Massage graduates can feel empowered and proud to offer a safe & highly effective holistic healing modality to relaxing muscles and release tension.

Complete all 6 classes and your 55 clinical hours, and examinations to be an: Aromatherapy Deep Tissue Masseuse and be professionally insurable for liability insurance.  $880+H.S.T. 4 month Payment plans available for an additional $140.

This is an excellent opportunity to enter Canada’s fastest growing field, Holistic Health Care. If you have been thinking of a career change or a means to supplement your income, you won’t want to miss this tri-annual opportunity. This course runs in January, April & September. Deliver relaxation & rejuvenation while you earn extra money peacefully.

Inner Insights owner and Instructor of Aromatherapy, Stephie Cyr, graduated from a 2 year teaching apprentice for Aromatherapy massage in 2002. In 2007 she graduated from D’Arcy Lane 2200 hr massage therapy program. She graduated in 2010 from Advanced Aromatherapy course (chemistry boot camp really), a Canadian Federation of Aromatherapist C.F.A., recognized course. She has been enjoying enriching her students with a more in-depth knowledge of essential oils, specialized massage techniques and trusts these endeavors ensure we continue to establish and maintain high quality standards in the holistic industry.

From juicing and sprouting lessons to with basic wholesome nutrition to brochure analysis with business marketing and various specialized massage techniques and outreach clinical – this is really a hands on experience in a course.

2.5 hrs in morning are spent in lecture of aromatherapy, techniques, cautions and modifications, anatomy and pathology. and there’s a wonderfully targeted business lecture and plenty of diverse clinical massage time to prepare therapists in training.  Fanshawe College 8 times a year to massage students during exams as part of their Student’s Union’s -Chill Lounge.  Each Tuesday evening we offer mini massages at our partner hotel, Marriott Residence Inn with majority of clients being corporate or cancer clients receiving treatments.  Essentially, we offer a wide range of enriching opportunities to complete your clinical hours.  The outreach at Inner Insights is open 7 days a week from 10-6pm.  You will be asked to submit your desired schedule.

With a well-rounded Holistic Health Care Practitioner of 19 years as your Instructor, you’ll learn some specialized techniques like Swedish, Aromatherapy, Lymphatic Drainage, Reflexology, Reiki, Pressure Points, Deep Muscle Stripping with elbows, joint stretches and mobility work to enhance your results with your massage practice.

Learn safety and benefit from incorporating oils, preventing sensitization of essential oils by respecting their chemistry, rotating oils and diluting well for Aromatherapy. There is much validated medicinal research on essential oils, as to their benefits when used safely in your practice. Inner Insights provides a manual with how to use Essential oils safely externally, oil chemical analysis & properties, cautions and modifications. Learn which oils you should use for sensitive skin & which should be avoided. What is best to use for headaches during the day as opposed to in the evening.

You will feel confident with your tools to support customized massage with techniques, essential oil & home care support with your Aromatherapy Deep Tissue Massage Certification.

Out of town students receive executive rates when staying at the Marriott Residence Inn, London.

Aromatology certification (no massage training) includes manual, morning portion of 4 of these classes 2.5 hrs lectures + a First aid holistic 101 workshop +Aromatherapy Eco product making workshop and is $600. total  Product making workshop is posted at least twice a month for your convenience.  There are 10 case studies to be submitted to certify as an Aromatherapist and a written exam.

This is not a replacement for seeking medical advise, rather complimentary, See disclaimer re Inner Insights and Stephie Cyr do not dispense medical advise or prescribe the use of or the discontinuance of any medications.  Stephie suggests checking in with your Dr. about foods/juices/supplements & possible reactions with your medications, even depending on what time of day it is taken or with what combination for examples.  The instructor’s intent is to create a safe learning atmosphere to making modifications depending on requirements and reactions to techniques, aromatic blends and homecare advice.  This course  or any recommendation in it, is not intended to be a replacement for sound medical advice from a physician.