Q & A with Ayurveda Aromatherapy pioneer and acclaimed author Farida Irani

What is Ayurveda? What are Doshas and Chakras? And how can essential oils help in creating a balance through the chakras? This year’s World Expert Series on 20 & 21 May 2017, we are very excited to have Ayurveda Aromatherapy pioneer Farida Irani in Hong Kong to give us an exclusive insight into the science…

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Q&A with APA Graduate and Jin Shin Jyutsu Practitioner Sunita Teckchand

Do you know Jin Shin Jyutsu? It is an ancient Japanese practice that balances the body’s energy, by using the fingers and hands to eliminate stress, create emotional equilibrium, relieve pain and alleviate chronic and acute conditions. This March, we are very happy to have visiting practitioner and APA Diploma Course Graduate Sunita Teckchand in our…

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Q&A with Adrian Yahvah, APA’s Physiology tutor and Licensed Massage Therapist/Certified Athletic Trainer

Today we sat down with one of APA’s popular tutors in the Diploma Course, Adrian Yahvah. Since 2013, Adrian has been sharing his rich knowledge of the human body in his Physiology classes, earning him much respect from our students. We talked about his number one goal for students at APA, why it is important…

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Q&A with Sandra Dupont, APA Diploma Course Student and Founder of ‘Arhome Spa & Lab’

Today we had a little chat with Sandra, the owner & Founder of Arhome Spa & Lab, a former Interior designer and moved slowly into the beauty & wellness industry 5 years ago. We talked about her genuine passion for aromatherapy, how she integrates aromatherapy in her treatments and what tips she can give to new…

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Q&A with Fandi Cheng, APA Diploma Course Graduate, Reiki Master and Certified Crystal Therapist

We are excited to announce that we have added the ‘Singing Bowl Therapy’ to our range of treatments offered at Asia-Pacific Aromatherapy. Today we talk to Fandi Cheng – APA Diploma Course Graduate, Reiki Master and Certified Crystal Therapist – who now also provides sound and vibrational therapy using Singing Bowls. Fandi tells us about…

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Q&A with Jodie Chan, APA Diploma Course Student and Founder of Lifestyle Perfume Brand ‘Esscentric’

Today we had a little chat with the fashionable Jodie Chan, a 2012 APA Diploma Course Student and founder of the lifestyle perfume brand ‘Esscentric’ with its products now also sold in Joyce, Pacific Place . We talked about her love for scents and fashion, the power of essential oils and why she created a…

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Q&A with Frances Chong, Registered Nurse and APA Diploma Course Graduate

Today we had a little chat with Frances Chong, a Registered Nurse and early APA Diploma Course Graduate. Frances told us about her aromatherapy journey, her work as a nurse and professional aromatherapist in the Matilda International Hospital in Hong Kong and her experience of studying with Rhiannon Lewis in Provence: 1) Frances, you have…

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Q&A with Rina Poerwadi, early APA Diploma Course Graduate and Teacher at Wellpark College New Zealand

Today we had a little chat with Rina Poerwadi, one of our early Diploma Course Graduates at APA. After graduating as a Holistic Aromatherapist from our school, she moved back to Indonesia to open her very own clinic with the goal of sharing her knowledge of essential oils and to work as a professional therapist. We talked…

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Q&A with Christina Paul, APA Diploma Course Graduate and owner of “Soulistic Asia”

Today we had a little chat with Christina Paul, a recent Diploma Course Graduate at APA. She grew up between Hong Kong and UK and after graduating with an MA from Oxford University, her curiosity for the mysteries of the mind eventually lead her to study Kinergetics and Neuro-Energetic Kinesiology with Brett Scott. In 2013,…

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與香薰精油藥劑學(證書班) 鍾榮晟導師 (Henry)的問與答 – Q&A with our Essential Oil Pharmacy (Certificate Course) Tutor Henry Chung

  我們今天很高興邀請到本校香薰治療證書班 鍾榮晟導師 (Henry) 暢談他的香薰旅程及將於2014年2月22日任教的DIY綠色護膚工作坊。 We are very happy to have Henry Chung, one of the EOP tutors in our Certificate Course teaching team, to talk about his aromatherapy journey and his newly launched “DIY Natural Skin Care Workshop” (Cantonese Class) which will start on 22 February 2014 here at APA. 1) Henry, 你是本校香薰治療文憑課程2009年的畢業生,並於畢業後積極開展整全香薰治療的工作。據知,你早年亦取得由ITEC發出的國際專業美容師文憑及國際專業電療儀器(面部)文憑。你是如何把香薰治療及美容兩方面的知識應用於你的治療及教學工作上? Henry,…

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Q&A with Wynnie Ng, APA’s Massage Tutor & Vibrational Medicine Teacher

Today we sat down with Wynnie Ng who is one of our massage tutors in the Holistic Diploma Course and soon will extend her teaching to the Journey of Discovery, Vibrational Medicine and Mind Body classes of the subject Holistic View. Wynnie is a qualified holistic aromatherapist and massage therapist, a graduate of Asia-Pacific Aromatherapy…

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Q&A with Florence Fong, APA’s Diploma Course Graduate and Aromatherapist at “Haven of Hope Memory Care Center”

Today we sat down with our Diploma Course Graduate Florence Fong who was recently interviewed by a local radio station for her great work at the “Haven of Hope Memory Care Center”. We talked about her decision to get formal training in aromatherapy, her online shop for natural products and how she helped her client…

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Q&A with Marie Fromaget Lardy, current student of APA’s Diploma Course

  Today we sat down with Diploma Course Student Marie Fromaget Lardy to talk about her experience with our school, why she decided to study aromatherapy and what important lesson our “communication awareness” class has taught her. Marie has already completed all “in-class” hours and is about to complete her case studies in order to…

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Q&A with Stephanie Vuilliomenet, one of APA’s most committed Diploma Course graduates

  Today we had a very interesting chat with APA Diploma Course Graduate Stephanie who may be one of our school’s most committed students. Every alternate weekend for 18 months, she would travel all the way from Shanghai – where she lives with her husband – to attend our classes! Stephanie told us about the…

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Q&A with Wylie Ng, current student of APA’s Diploma Course

After talking with so many graduates of our Asia-Pacific Aromatherapy school lately, we thought it’s time to interview one of our current students again. Wylie Ng has already completed all “in-class” hours as well as the required case studies of the diploma course and after submitting her last project she will soon be a qualified…

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Aromatherapy Q & A with Joie Yiu

Just before Joie Yiu will host our next Sharing Session on Aromatherapy and Alzheimer’s Disease this afternoon, we had a chance to have a quick chat with her. Joie is an APA Diploma Course graduate and also a tutor for our Chinese classes. Besides being a very experienced aromatherapist, she also holds Master Degrees in…

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Q&A with Ada Lui, APA Diploma Course Graduate and owner of “SisaHandmade”

Today we had a little chat with Ada Lui who is not only an early APA Diploma Course graduate, but also founder and owner of “SisaHandmade”, a very popular online store for beautifully handcrafted soaps and aromatherapy products. Ada told us about how and why she decided to study aromatherapy, her first experience with “Vetiver”…

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Q&A with AromaQuotient founder and APA Graduate Cecilia

  We recently had a chance to interview Cecilia Tang who was our very first speaker at our Sharing Session last year. Cecilia is not only an APA Diploma Course Graduate but also founder and owner of Hong Kong’s online holistic aromatherapy store “AromaQuotient.” We talked about why she decided to study aromatherapy, the philosophy…

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Q&A with Diploma Course Graduate Yukari

  Today we had a chance to interview Yukari who is not only our Diploma Course Graduate (EFT1209 / Year 2011) but also one of APA’s competent tutors teaching the Introductory Class to Japanese students. We talked about why she decided to study aromatherapy, how she applies her knowledge as a certified aromatherapist and her…

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