If you are a member of SC AHEC this course is free with an enrollment key which you may obtain from the AHEC contact person within your organization.

If you are purchasing this course the cost is $25.00.  

Course Description

This course will describe the use of essential oils in pregnancy, labor, post-partum depression and difficulty with conceiving.


Shellie Enteen BA, RA

Target Audience

All persons interested in aromatherapy

Learning Outcomes

After completing this activity, the participant will be able to:

  • state the basics of essential oil purity and safety in the use of essential oils.
  • identify methods of using essential oils during pregnancy and labor, as well as indications for post-partum depression, nursing mothers, or difficulty conceiving.
  • discuss how to make blends for pregnancy, labor, post-partum depression, or difficulty conceiving.

Length of Course

60 minutes

Credit Statements

Licensed Nurses: Upstate AHEC is an accredited provider of Nursing Professional Development by the American Nurses Credentialing Centers Commission on Accreditation.

Upon successful completion of this program, participants will receive 1.0 contact hour.

Massage Therapists: This program has been approved for 1.0 hours of continuing education by the SC Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation for Massage Therapy. SC State Provider Number is 2.

AHEC Credit: This educational offering provides 1.0 CEUs ( 1.0 clock hours) by Upstate AHEC and meets SC AHEC Best Practice Standards.

Disclosure Statement

Upstate AHEC's conflict of interest policy requires faculty to disclose any real or apparent commercial financial affiliations related to the content of their presentations/materials.

Speakers have signed a vested interest form declaring no conflict of interest in education activities. Please see individual activities for any conflicts of interest.

Provisions of these educational activities by Upstate AHEC does not imply endorsement by Upstate AHEC, SCNA or ANCC of any commercial products displayed in conjunction with activities.