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Introductory Classes

We offer two program tracks that provide the opportunity for personal enrichment as well as a professional path that provides continuing education credits and certifications. To best support you and our mission of igniting healers worldwide, we regularly offer introducuctory classes so that you can begin your healing journey with ISHA.

Healing Touch Spiritual Ministry

Bring the peace and power of HTSM into your life. The introductory class guides you through the roots of healing in scripture, meditations for healing and supports in expanding your understanding of world events to lead us all on a path for greater love and healing.


Broad knowledge based in the art and science of essential oils and essential oil safety. Integration of aromatherapy into a holistic healing practice. Create custom balanced blends for self and others. Network with other healthcare practitioners through the art of aromatherapy.

Bring the Peace & Power of Healing Touch Spiritual Ministry Into Your Life
An Introduction to Healing Touch Spiritual Ministry

Expand Your Personal Spiritual Life
Enhance Your Spiritual Practice
Englarge Your Church's Community Outreach with a Healing Ministry
Enhance Your Practice in Spiritual Direction,Nursing, and
Other Healing Arts Professions

During this 90-Minute class you'll be guided through:

  • The Roots of Healing in Scripture: Understanding the roots of healing in scripture and how it continues to be a powerful force today to guide you in becoming an even greater conduit of God's healing compassion. 

  • Meditation for Healing: You'll be guided through a meditation that amplifies the healing process. Similar to the process of healing of a leper shared in the Bible. 

  • Expand Your Understanding of the World: The world appears uncertain and filled with challenge and adversity. During this class you'll gain a better understanding of world events so that you can expand your view to see how the good of all is actually being fulfilled. 

Class Date: March 12th

90 Minute Class
7pm to 8:30pm Eastern

Only $20

Class Date: April 17th

90 Minute Class
10am to 11:30am Eastern
Only $20

HTSM classes

Instructor for HTSM Intro Classes
Margaret E. Leslie, MS, LMT, HTSM-CP/I, CCA

Margaret is the President of the Institute of Spiritual Healing & Aromatherapy which has 2 educational programs (Healing Touch Spiritual Ministry and the Aromatherapy Program) that lead to national certification.

Her career in the healing arts began as a School Psychologist in Knox County, Tennessee, where she served for 25 years. In 1994 Margaret expanded her knowledge and skills becoming a Healing Touch certified practitioner (1997) and instructor (2005). By the year 2003, she took classes with The Institute of Spiritual Healing & Aromatherapy and later became a practitioner and instructor in Healing Touch Spiritual Ministry as well as a Certified Clinical Aromatherapist.

Margaret’s passion for the work is evident to all who have experienced her compassionate care in her private practice as well as the many students who have studied with her and gone on to be certified practitioners and instructors.

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Aromatherapy Classes

Unlock the Power of Essential Oils: A Journey Into Healing & Transformation

Dive into a 90-minute introductory session that serves as your gateway to the world of aromatherapy certification. Designed explicitly for healthcare professionals, holistic practitioners, essential oil team leaders and spiritual workers, this class unveils the dynamic combination of aromatherapy and Healing Touch as an integrative treatment modality. 
Who Should Attend:
Nurses, massage therapists, energy workers, body workers, and therapists, this one's for you!
This class is also great for those who use or market essential oils.
What Will You Learn?
  • Demystify an essential oil with its unique healing properties.
  • Explore the symbiosis of Healing Touch and essential oils, a transformative treatment modality you won't find elsewhere.
Why Should You Get Certified?
  • Gain the edge in your professional career with a certification recognized nationally and internationally.
  • Eligible for Continuing Education (CE) credits for RNs and LMTs.
Experience the Depth of an Oil
The class includes an in-depth conversation about a specific essential oil and experiential learning on combining essential oils with energy medicine. 

Why Miss Out on a Healthier, Happier You? 

If you're looking to add a powerful tool to your healthcare arsenal, why not invest 90 minutes to explore a transformative healing journey? 


Ready to take the plunge? Dive into a world where modern science meets ancient wisdom.

Register now for the 90-minute Intro to Certification in Aromatherapy and embark on a transformative healing journey! 

Class Date: April 4th

90 Minute Class
7:00pm to 8:30pm Eastern
Only $20

Class Date: May 7th

90 Minute Class
8:00 pm to 9:30 pm Eastern 
Only $20

Instructor for Aromatherapy Intro Classes

Kate Brown, CCA, HTSM-CP, HTACP is the owner and Founder of Kate Brown Healing Essentials, a thriving private practice for humans and animals. Kate specializes in the use of Essential Oils and energy work for people and animals, through education, coaching, and personal consultations. She is a Certified Clinical Aromatherapist who teaches Aromatherapy Certification programs for the Institute for Spiritual Healing and Aromatherapy. She is also a Healing Touch for Animals Certified Practitioner and Instructor. Kate’s online education programs include Animal Scents University – Species Specific Essential Oils Education - and Essential Building Blocks – Essential Oil Education that makes Scents, as well as many other offerings including the Annual Aromatherapy Retreat. She is the author of several books on using Aromatherapy. She lives in Utica, IL with her husband Bruce, their two dogs – Hudson and Gus and their two horses Boomer and Lizzie.

Any Questions?
Contact us at
tel: (865) 357-1541


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