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CARE Intensive - St. Charles, MO

April 19-22, 2018 · Thursday-Sunday



Dr. Patricka (Patty) Caldera FCCI, PScD, DPSc, LCSW, MSW, CRTS, MCRRT
Deb Houston RN, FCCI, BCRS, CAC, LSH
Tamara Spurgeon CRTS

Learn & Earn NCBTMB Approved CE's in

APPLIED VITA-FLEX, RAINDROP TECHNIQUE, History of Anointing Oils (formerly Healing Oils of the Bible), CHEMISTRY 1 & 2, and Emotional Release
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All conveniently in the Midwest at Drops Of Hope Integrative Care Center 2230 Bluestone Drive. Saint Charles, MO  63303
Dr. Patty Caldera, PScD., FCCI, LSH, DPSc, LCSW, MSW, MCRRT
Tamara Spurgeon, CCI(e), DPScA
Deb Houston, CCI(e), RN
This 4 Day CARE INTENSIVE provides practical training in the use of Applied Vitaflex and Raindrop 1 & 2, and Chemistry 1&2 (Along with Healing Oils of the Bible & Emotional Release).
It provides practically applied aromatherapy skills and authorized training for IACET and NCBTMB (UP TO 25 CEs available) for healing professionals who choose to learn about &/or integrate essential oils into their practices as well as for the non-professionals who are empowering themselves to increase the health and well being of themselves, family, & friends.  Raindrop Certification and Licensing available.
Participants completing the training will:
~ Understand the Fundamentals of Aromatherapy History
~ Understand the basics of Science and Chemistry of Essential Oils used in class
~ Learn to Apply Useful Skills in Vita-flex Reflexology- Both give and receive this technique.
~ Learn to do Raindrop Technique - Both give and receive technique.
~ Experience Emotional Release Technique Demonstration and learn the physiological basis for this modality.
~ Have a Great Time!
Anyone may attend this seminar.  Professionals may complete certification.  The Center for Aromatherapy Research and Education is approved by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB) as a continuing education Approved Provider. February 1, 2010 The International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) has awarded CARE, Inc., the prestigious Authorized Provider status. In addition, CARE is also recognized by the Natural Therapies Certification Board (NTCB), the Spiritual Healing Licensing Board (SHLB), and the Associated Bodywork and Massage Professionals (ABMP).  Additional fees apply - be sure to speak with your instructor or call CARE for this service.
Additionally if you are already a licensed professional you may want to consider Pastoral Medical Association International membership at (If so please reference Patricka Caldera)
Become eligible to be certified as a CRTS & LSH:
Learn how to become a Certified Raindrop Technique Specialist (CRTS) and Licensed Spiritual Healer (LSH) through CARE and legally practice Raindrop and Vitaflex.
**Online registration is NOT available please contact instructor or Host directly at:
Dr. Patty Caldera, PScD., FCCI, CRTS, LSH, DPSc, LCSW, MSW, MCRRT
2230 Bluestone Dr 
Saint Charles, MO  63303
636-352-7041 (Todd Dorsey business manager)
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Cash, checks and credit cards are accepted.
Tamara Spurgeon, CCI (e), DPScA
Deb Houston, CCI (e), RN, LSH
Drops of Hope Integrative Care Center
2230 Bluestone Drive
Saint Charles, MO  63303
*First DAY Thursday April 19, 2018
6:30pm . . . . Registration
7:00pm . . . . History of Anointing (Formerly Healing Oils of the Bible         2 CEU's
9:00pm . . . . Adjourn
*Second Day Friday April 20, 2018
8:00 AM . . . . Registration
8:30 AM . . . . Introduction to CARE and Participants
9:00 AM ........Chemistry I  - 3 CEUs
1:00 PM  . . . . Lunch (order in or on your own)
2:00 PM . . . . Applied Vitaflex  - 4 CEUs
6:00 PM . . . . Q & A, Adjourn/Dinner
~THIRD DAY  Saturday April 21, 2018
8:00 AM . . . . Chemistry II - 3 CEUs
12:00 PM  . . . Lunch (order in or on your own)
1:30 PM. . . . Raindrop I - 4 CEUs
* May run late due to student skill/understanding levels of students
6:00 PM . . . . Adjourn/Dinner -
~THIRD DAY  Sunday April 22, 2018
8:00 AM  . . . .Raindrop II - 4 CEUs
12:00 PM  . . . Lunch
1:30 PM . . . . Emotional Release - 5 CEUs
6:30 PM . . . . Seminar Adjourned
~Individual Course Credits & Ala Carte Prices
Applied Vitaflex . . . . . . . . . . .4 hours/0.4 CEUs . . . $140 u.s. dollars
Raindrop I . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .4 hours/0.4 CEUs . . . $160
Raindrop II. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .4 hours/0.4 CEUs . . . $160
Chemistry I. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3 hours/0.3 CEUs . . . $110
Chemistry II . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3 hours/0.3 CEUs . . . $110
*Emotional Release . . . . . . . . .5 hours/0.5 CEUs . . . $170
Oils of Ancient History   . . . . . .2 hours/0.2 CEUs . . . . $40
~TOTAL ALA CARTE PRICE . . 25 hours . . .     $890 u.s. dollars
PACKAGE PRICE FOR WHOLE PROGRAM (All 25 hours) $700 U.S. (Save $190)
Registrations for Raindrop and Vitaflex are limited to keep class sizes small for better hands-on attention and training. So register early to assure a place. (9 ea per instructor)
As for the History of Anointing, Chemistry I, Chemistry II, and Emotional Release classes, these are demonstration/lecture classes and there are no limitations on class size for these beyond the seating capacity of the room. They are all open to the public at ala carte prices with registrations taken at the door. However, pre-registration is also recommended for these portions of the CARE Intensive.
CARE Vitaflex is required before taking Raindrop I.
CARE Raindrop I is required before taking Raindrop II.
CARE Chemistry I is required before taking Chemistry 2.
ALL above required before
CARE Emotional Release
Full refund less $50 for processing for cancellations no later than two weeks before the seminar date.  
Class Notes, All necessary Oils to be used in Class, Handouts, and a Certificate acknowledging your participation in the course or courses taken are all included in seminar fees.  Please tell your registrar if you need IACET CEU’s for your professional license as there is additional fee for these.
Bring two (2) sheets, two (2) bath towels, and three (3) hand towels. If you would be willing to bring a massage table, please mention this when you register.   You are encouraged also to bring your Bible for the Bible Oils class. While there are no texts required to take the CARE classes, if you own a copy of THE CHEMISTRY OF ESSENTIAL OILS MADE SIMPLE (&/Or Simpler), please bring it inasmuch as it will be referred to often in the Chemistry classes. Copies will be available at the seminar if you don't have a copy.
Your fingernails must also be very short and filed smooth on the edges and corners. NO POLISH ON FINGERNAILS OR TOES during the hands on times.  Clippers and files will be available in class. With long nails you will not be able to do all of the Vitaflex and Raindrop techniques. If you cannot perform all of the techniques taught in class because of long nails, you may not receive credit for the class.
A limited amount of Texts and DVDs required for CCIs, as well as other publications, may be available for sale at the seminar.
Location of Seminar :  Drops of Hope Integrative Care Center - 2230 Bluestone Drive,  Saint Charles, MO 63303 
***Only 10 Minutes from Saint Louis Lambert International Airport.  FREE Shuttle service provided upon request from and to airport & from your hotel listed below to & from workshop daily.     So no need to rent a car ;)
Lococo House 3 (request this one- ask for Rhona)
Turn of the century Bed & Breakfast - special dietary needs provided for your health!
Address: 1309 N 5th St, St Charles, MO 63301
Phone:  636-946-0619
Comfort Suites
1400 S 5th St, St Charles, MO 63301
Embassy Suites by Hilton St. Louis St. Charles
2 Convention Center Plaza, St Charles, MO 63303
Phone:  636-946-5544
Best Western Plus The Charles Hotel
1425 S 5th St, St Charles, MO 63301
Phone:  636-946-6936
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott
 801 Veterans Memorial Pkwy, St Charles, MO 63303
Phone:  636-946-1900
Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, St. Charles, MO
1190 S Main St, St Charles, MO 63301
Phone: 636-724-5555

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