Week Seven/November 20th: Aromatherapy Sprays
Time: 1 hour
Intro: Sensory circle & response to scents-What do I enjoy about this scent? What don’t I enjoy about this scent? What does it remind me of? How does it make me feel?
Each resident will get the chance to make their own aromatherapy essential oil spray. This could be used as a body spray, or used for calming purposes.
Set up tables and chairs for group to sit
Set out essential oils, water , bottles, and alcohol
Explain what each scent is and it’s purposes
Guide and assist them in choosing their oils
Work carefully to ensure no spilling of the oils and pour 5-10 drops of essential oil into bottle
Add a splash of alcohol into bottle, to maintain freshness
Fill the rest of the bottle with distilled water
Outro: Clean up