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CARE Seminar - Colorado Springs, CO

December 28-29, 2019 · Saturday-Sunday



Kathryn Hawpe CCI

This will be a 2-day Basic Set in Raindrop Technique, Reflex Techniques and History of Anointing & Laying on Hands - providing practical applied aromatherapy skills and authorized training for NCBTMB (14 CE hours). This program is appropriate for anyone with an interest in essential oil use in their daily professional or personal life.  


~ Understand the Fundamentals of Aromatherapy

~ Learn the Historical and Modern Uses of Healing Oils of Biblical Times

~ Learn and Experience basic Vitaflex Techniques

~ Learn and Experience YLEO's Raindrop Technique (as done by Gary Young in Dallas, TX, 2000)


The Center for Aromatherapy Research and Education (CARE) is approved by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB) as a continuing education Approved Provider. 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).


Learn how to become a Certified Raindrop Technique Specialist (CRTS), Licensed Spiritual Healer (LSH), Board Certified Raindrop Specialist (BCRS) or Certified CARE Instructor (CCI) and legally facilitate/teach Raindrop and Vitaflex.



Raindrop originated in the 1980's through the research of Dr. D. Gary Young.  Raindrop is a non-invasive tool integrating the art of aromatic science and gentle applications of therapeutic grade oils on the feet and back. The intention of Raindrop Technique is to stimulate every organ, muscle, and bone at a cellular level bringing the body into structural and electrical balance. 


Vitaflex is an ancient Tibetan Reflex Technique that was brought to the USA by Stanley Burroughs in the late 1920's. Class participants will learn 13 basic Vitaflex technique as described in Healing for the Age of Enlightenment by Stanley Burroughs. This technique is one of the many ways essential oils can be applied to the body and is the primary technique used in the Raindrop Technique.


Ancient Scripture is full of hundreds of references to "precious" oils: Aloes, Cassia, Frankincense, Galbanum, Hyssop, Balm, Spikenard, Cedarwood, Myrrh, and many more. They were considered: "the best products of the land," "the work of a skilled apothecary," "most holy" and "treasured gifts." This class will help clarify the valuable roles of essential oils in ancient and modern day. Based on the book, Healing Oils of the Bible by Dr. David Stewart.


Upon Completion of the History of Anointing With Oils Class, you will have sampled and experienced the most common 12+ Oils of Sacred Scriptures and be able to identify scripture of the Old and New Testaments containing information on essential oils as well as their Biblical and modern applications.

Upon Completion of the Applied Vitaflex Class, you will be able to perform 13 Vitaflex Procedures, understand the basis for Vitaflex, and what benefits may be expected from their applications.

Upon Completion of the Raindrop Technique Class, you will be able to perform the entire Raindrop protocol, understand its limits and precautions, and know its potential benefits. This class is part of the foundation for becoming a Certified Raindrop Technique Specialist.


Kathryn Hawpe CCI

615 Brookshire Ave.

Colorado Springs, CO 80905



The Next Us

525 N. Cascade Ave.

Colorado Springs, CO



Day 1 – Saturday, December 28, 2019

9:00 am – 9:30 am. . . . . . . . . Registration

9:30 am – 10:00 am . . . . . . . . . .Intro to CARE

10:00 am – 2:00 pm . . . . . . . . . . . Applied Vitaflex (lecture & hands-on)

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm . . . . .Lunch 

3:00 pm – 7:00 pm . . . . . . . . . Raindrop Technique I (lecture, demo, hands-on)

7:00 pm. . . . . . . Adjourn for the evening


Day 2 – Sunday, December 29, 2019

9:00 am – 12:00 pm. . . . . . . . . . . .  . Raindrop Technique II (hands-on)

12:00pm – 1:00 pm. . . . . . . Lunch

1:00 pm – 3:30 pm. . . . . . . . . . . . . History of Anointing Oils of the Bible (lecture)

3:30 pm- 4:00 pm. . . . . . . . . . . . .  Closing comments/Questions & Answers/Evaluation forms

Adjourn Basic Set 


Applied Vitaflex . . . . . . . . . .  . . . 4 hours . . . $140 U.S. Dollars

Bible Oils . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  . . . 2 hours . . . $40

Raindrop I . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  . . . .4 hours . . . $160

Raindrop II. . . . . . . . . . . . . .  . . . .4 hours . . . $160

PRICE FOR BASIC SET  (14 hours) $500 USD

HOLIDAY SPECIAL - Pre-registration by Dec. 7, 2019 - Save $100

Individuals who have previously taken CARE classes may retake those classes at 1/2 price. 

** In case of travel, please contact Kathryn for information and details on hotels and airports. 


Registrations for this Raindrop and Vitaflex are limited to 10 new people to keep class size small for better hands-on attention and training. Register early to assure a place. As for the History of Anointing, Chem I & 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 recommended for these portions of the CARE Intensive. 

IMPORTANT NOTE: Online Registration is NOT available for this intensive. Please register directly with contact person (Kathryn Hawpe) Please make checks payable to: Kathryn Hawpe / Major Credit Cards accepted


CARE Vitaflex is required before taking Raindrop I.

CARE Raindrop I is required before taking Raindrop II.

There are no pre-requisites for the History of Anointing with Bible oils.


Full refund less $100 for processing for cancellations no later than two weeks before the seminar start date. 


Class Notes, All Necessary Oils Used During Class, Handouts. Certificates of Completion Acknowledging Participation in the Course(s) are provided (Certificates will be sent via mail from CARE Headquarters)


Bring a twin set of sheets with pillowcase (or massage table sheets and face cover), two (2) bath towels, and one (1) hand towel. 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 or Bible app. There are no texts required to take the CARE classes.  


Texts and DVDs required for CCIs, as well as other publications, will be available for sale at the seminar. 


Your fingernails must be very short and filed smooth on the edges and corners. 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. Please note:  If you cannot perform all of the techniques taught in class because of long nails, you may not receive credit for the class.


Kathryn Hawpe CCI, YLEO Independent Distributor

Lives in Colorado with her son and their crew of pets. She has been a member of Young Living since 2011 and practicing Vita-flex and Raindrop Technique with CARE since 2013. After spending a few semesters at UCCS studying Psychology and Women’s and Ethnic Studies (WEST), she realized her true passion was teaching and facilitating with these precious oils and hands-on techniques for wellness that reach all facets of our beings. Her heartfelt intention is to inspire and empower others to take command of their lives and health, and to enjoy wellness, purpose and abundance. Kathryn sees clients in her own private practice as well as instructing classes and pursuing certifications in the Chemistry of essential oils, Emotional Release, Aromatherapy coaching and more. She feels honored and privileged to be able to share these timeless teachings.  



“I have been exposed a lot educationally and experientially, but this CARE Seminar was one of the most comprehensive training programs I have ever come across. I hope this information can reach the masses as it is absolutely life transforming. The CARE Instructors are gifted and talented presenters.”

~Darlene S. Plyler RN, LMT, Pawleys Island, South Carolina

 "At last it all makes sense! This program is the missing link between chemistry, spirituality, and healing. It brings science and spirituality together in the warmest way. If anyone has ever wondered how to make sense of the big picture, and where the oils fit in- Please do this training and help spread the word!”

~ Coral Waters, Coolum, Queensland, Australia

"This is the best program of this kind I have attended. I greatly appreciate CARE's commitment to quality & consistency, which provides a greater sense of professionalism. A warm & supportive atmosphere was always present as well. Thank you for your great work."  Sandra Parkins, Arvada, CO

“This is the greatest workshop I have ever been to. I was afraid about the chemistry class, but now I know I can learn science as well as anybody else.”

~ Lucie Leblanc, Cold Lake, Alberta, Canada

“Through this program one can learn the healing properties and therapeutic applications of essential oils. I found this to be a valuable asset in the oncology patient in restoring balance, relaxation, sense of well- being & enabling them to reduce stress & pain levels. Every nurse should experience this natural approach to health. The chemistry class was particularly interesting to me because of the scientific rationale. This was an excellent seminar, I would recommend this program to every nurse!”

~ Peggy Goodwin, RN, BSN, Oncology Ad. Clinician, Encinitas, CA




Locations of Seminar:  The Next Us  525 N. Cascade Ave. Colorado Springs, CO 

Dates of Seminar: December 28 & 29, 2019


Circle classes that you are attending. . . . .FULL SEMINAR . . HAL. .. VF  . . . .RDT I & II  

A $100 non-refundable deposit is required to reserve a space.





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615 Brookshire Ave.

Colorado Springs, CO 80905

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