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  • Classes in Herbal Healing and Aromatherapy: Greenfield C.C., Asnuntuck C.C., Holyoke C.C., Springfield C.C., 1980 - Present
  • Conducted day-long seminar on Herbal Healing, Franklin Pierce College, NY 1983
  • Guest Lecturer and workshops for Ray Berte PhD, Rehab Department, Springfield College 1984-1996
  • Woman's Pavillion, Mercy Hospital, Springfield MA, Massachusetts Nursing Association CEU's awarded 1991-2000
  • Collaborated with Baystate Medical Oncology Department on bone marrow transplant using herbs for the immune system; November 1995
  • Review of transplant project for staff, Baystate Medical Center, June 1996
  • Invited to attend Harvard Medical School Dept of Continuing Education: "Alternative Medicine, Implications for Clinical Practice" and conducted group discussion, March 1995
  • Guest Lecturer for Community Enterprises, Northampton MA "Stress Management" September 1997
  • Conducted day-long seminar on "Quality Control, How Well Do You Know Your Product?," WF Young (natural product manufacturer) Springfield MA January 1998
  • Guest Lecturer, Association of Operating Room Nurses "Drug-Herb Interactions" April 1998
  • Two-day demonstration of Clinical Aromatherapy for American Cancer Society, "We Can Weekend" June 1998
  • Guest Lecturer, Cardiac Nurses Symposium, Baystate Medical Center, "Cardiac Innovations and Complimentary practices" April 1999
  • Workshops presented to local HMO agencies "Commonly Used Herbs You Should Know" 1997-1999
  • Multi-session classes held at the HERBARIUM: "Herbal HealingI", "Herbal Healing II", "Basic Aromatherapy", "Advanced Aromatherapy", 1981-Present?Workshops for lay public, discussing herbal remedies and other natural methods ie: "Cardio-vascular", "Menopause", "Digestive System", "Anxiety and Depression", "ADD/ADHD", "PMS", "Stress Management", "Cancer" 1995-1999
  • Speaker "Applying Scientific Methods to Ensure and Market the Integrity of Your Product" Herbal Practitioner's Perspective for the Knowledge Foundation, International Symposium,  Baltimore MD, October 1999
  • Workshop Director/Instructor "Herbal Safety, Drug - Herb Interaction", Mercy Hospital Medical Staff, Springfield, MA, October 2000
  • Guest Lecturer, Smith College, Northampton MA, "HERBS FOR HEALTH AND HEALING", March 2001, 2002
  • Instructor:  "Clinical Aromatherapy for Health Professionals", VA Medical Center, Leeds, MA.  2000-pres.
  • “BASIC AROMATHERAPY”:  Loomis Group, March 2003  (3 days)
  • Keynote speaker American Holistic Nurse’s Association, “CLINICAL AROMATHERAPY AND NURSES”, March 2003 (2 days)
  • Advisory Board Member (CEDU dep’t) “CLINICAL AROMATHERAPY”, May 2002.
  • Keynote speaker  American Association of Emergency Room Nurses, “DRUG/HERB INTERACTIONS”  Oct, 2002
  • Keynote speaker graduate nurse’s program American International College  “THE ROLE OF NURSES IN COMPLIMENTARY MEDICINE, May, 2003
  • Keynote Speaker: The Valley Hospital, Ridgewood, NJ “The Family Medicine Chest”, 2006
  • Co-presenter with Thomas Moore, PhD “Using Scent and Touch to Create a Healing Environment” Holyoke, MA May, 2006
  • Senior Aromatherapy Educator for the Birchtree Center for Healthcare Transformation. Holistic nurse program. 2003-2008

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