Short Courses

Introduction to Essential Oils for Animals

ONLINE Course with Joan Sorita
Course length: 2 hours

If you love animals, and have had a keen
interest in the aromatic field, this class is for you.

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In this 2 hour introductory course, it is my intention to share a glimpse into my experience of over 25 years in the animal aromatic field. I want you to immerse yourself in this wonderful path, so you can fill your cup of good, foundational knowledge working with aromatics, and animals.

What you will learn


A simple system for animal aromatic work


Learn the truth about using essential oils and aromatics for cats 


How to choose a remedy for common ailments


The best essential oils for animals


Popular Hydrosols, Popular Macerated and pure oils


A short video interview about sheep and horses with the use of essential oils


Meet Your Instructor

Joan Sorita was born in Los Angeles California in a Salvation Army Hospital. A lover of animals and music who has worked as a vet tech, riding instructor, and managed Olivia Newton John’s Farm. Co-founded Northwest school of animal massage in 2001 with Lola Michelin. Now heads The Animal Aromatic Science Department of Joan is certified in animal and human massage, and aromatherapy with animals & people..She is also a certified NES Health Practitioner for Bio energetics and is an advocate for zoopharmacognosy (self-selection for animals using aromatics, nutrients, clays, dried herbs and flower essences).

Joan worked on passing a bill with governor Gary Lock on Animal Massage to carry on in Washington state, and created a curriculum with Lola Michelin that was approved by the veterinarian board for teaching. This was to keep Animal Massage Therapist working in the state of Washington. Joan added her 25 years of experience in the Equine performance world and veterinary clinics, shelters and private practice with bodywork and aromatics.

Joan, owns and runs an equine retirement Farm with her husband Robert in Montesano Wa. There they grow and harvest some of the ingredients for her products under the name Therapy Corner Store. Joan was the founder of Therapy Corner Store and now has passed the torch on to her daughter Casey Sorita so that Joan can concentrate on making her animal aromatic products and teach responsible, ethical, and safety with animals using aromatics.


Are there prerequisites?

This course is open to anyone who would like to learn how to use essential oils and other aromatics safety and effectively with animals.

What supplies are required?

No supplies are required for this course.

Are you an approved school by a professional aromatherapy organization?

Yes, we are an approved school through the National Association for Holistic Aromatherapy (NAHA) and the International Federation of Professional Aromatherapists (IFPA).

What makes your programs different from all the others?

The School for Aromatic Studies is one of the leading schools in North America. We are often asked, What makes our school unique? I believe one of the most unique features is our balanced, progressive & inspiring education that leads to the cultivation of a new generation of aromatherapists to emerge and succeed!

Is this course all online?

Yes. This class is a 2-hour online course that includes two video lessons plus a safety guideline pdf and a list of common essential oils for animals pdf.

Did you say I have access to the course for Life?

Yes, once you register for an online course, it is yours for life of the program!

Can I sign up if I don’t live in the United States?

Yes! We have students from all over the world taking courses with us. The presentation is in English.

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