Peter Holmes L.Ac., M.H.
Softcover, 8 1/2 x 11 inches, 158 pages
Clinical Aromatherapy presents 21 in-depth profiles of the most important essential oils currently used in practice. Each oil monograph is organized according to therapeutic nature, psychological functions, physiological functions, topical functions and Chinese medicine functions and indications. Eight introductory chapters explore theoretical and practical aspects of the holistic use of essential oils, including their use in Chinese medicine, fragrance pharmacology, the treatment of depression, quality issues and understanding emotions from a holistic energetic approach.