Video Course: Essential Oils for Body, Mind, and Spirit

Anne Williams

Aromatherapy is the art and science of healing body, mind, and spirit with natural plant essences called essential oils. Aromatic plants hold meanings, developed over time, from the qualities assigned to them from cultures around the world. Learn about using essential oils for common conditions and explore the spiritual meanings of plants.

This course is 2 hours and 26 minutes in length (2.5 CE hours). *Please note: Arkansas and Mississippi only accept 2 CE hours for this course.

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Anne Williams

Anne Williams is a licensed massage therapist, former esthetician, certified reflexologist, clinical hypnotherapist, registered counselor, aromatherapist, author, and educator. She has worked as a school director of education, massage instructor, CE provider, spa consultant, curriculum specialist, and director of education at Associated Bodywork & Massage Professionals (ABMP). She is currently the director of education at Massage Mastery Online. Her publications include Spa Bodywork: A Guide for Massage Therapists (2006) and Massage Mastery: From Student to Professional (2012). Learn more at and

Topics and Techniques

Topics in this aromatherapy and essential oils course include scope of practice, extraction methods, characteristics of essential oils, safety, application methods, blending guidelines, and specific blends for respiratory support, mood enhancement, stress reduction, and meditation.


This online massage therapy CE course is available to you on demand to access, learn, and earn CE whenever and wherever it’s most convenient for you!


Visit the ABMP Education Center FAQ page for a full list of resources.

Is this aromatherapy massage CE course approved by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork (NCBTMB) for CE credit?
Yes! All of the courses are approved under ABMP’s NCBTMB Approved Provider account (451086-09).

How do I earn a CE certificate for this video-based essential oils course?
After you complete the webinar video, a quiz will appear on the page. Earn a CE certificate by scoring 70% or higher on the course quiz.

How do I access my CE certificates?
CE certificates are available on your “My CE Transcripts” page and on the course page. Visit your “My CE Transcript” page by clicking “My CE” on the navigation bar at the top of your screen.


"Absolutely one of the most enjoyable online classes I have taken.  Clear, concise, fantastic slides, melodic speaking, research-based, and truly amazing. Thank you so very much."

"Excellent presentation!  Essential oil blend suggestions were very helpful!  It really simplified information that can be overwhelming in the world of essential oils."

"Incredible! This is the best CE course I've ever taken! Anne takes you on a life-changing journey through the enchanted world of essential oils and I came out of it enlightened. Her course greatly enhanced my knowledge of essential oils, and I am beyond excited to use this new knowledge to the fullest in my massage practice!"