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Amaranth Counseling, LLC dba

Drops of Hope Integrative Care

Hope for Your Future with Mindful Health Alternatives

Full CARE Intensive

At Drops Of Hope Integrative Care

2230 Bluestone Drive, St. Charles, MO

Nov 1-3, 2019 (Fri-Sun)

Full details below

Next Intensive Nov 1-3, 2019

St. Charles, MO

Learn & Earn NCBTMB Approved CE's in

APPLIED VITA-FLEX, RAINDROP TECHNIQUE, History of Anointing Oils (formerly Healing Oils of the Bible), CHEMISTRY 1 & 2, and Emotional Release

Conveniently in the Midwest at Drops Of Hope Integrative Care Center 2230 Bluestone Drive. Saint Charles, MO 63303

Only 10 minutes from St Louis International Airport


Dr. Patty Caldera, PScD., FCCI, LSH, DPSc, LCSW, MSW, MCRRT

Deb Houston, FCCI, RN

This 3 Day Accelerated CARE INTENSIVE provides practical training in the use of Applied Vitaflex and Raindrop 1 & 2, and Chemistry 1&2 (Along with Healing Oils of the Bible & Emotional Release).

It provides practically applied aromatherapy skills and authorized training for NCBTMB (UP TO 25 CEs included) for healing professionals who choose to learn about &/or integrate essential oils into their practices as well as for the non-professionals who are empowering themselves to increase the health and well being of themselves, family, & friends. Raindrop Certification and Licensing available.

Participants completing the training will:

~ Understand the Fundamentals of Aromatherapy History

~ Understand the basics of Science and Chemistry of Essential Oils used in class

~ Learn to Apply Useful Skills in Vita-flex Reflexology- Both give and receive this technique.

~ Learn to do CARE Raindrop Technique - Both give and receive technique.

~ Experience Emotional Release Technique Demonstration and learn the physiological and emotional basis for this modality.

~ Learn how to become certified to give Raindrop to friends and family and the path to becoming certified as a professional -even if you are not a massage therapist.

~ Have a Great Time!


Anyone may attend this seminar. Professionals may complete certification. The Center for Aromatherapy Research and Education is approved by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB) as a continuing education Approved Provider (included in intensive).

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). Additional fees apply - be sure to speak with your instructor or call CARE for this service.

Additionally if you are already a licensed professional you may want to consider Pastoral Medical Association International membership at (If so please reference Patricka Caldera)

Become eligible to be certified as a CRTS & LSH:

Learn how to become a Certified Raindrop Technique Specialist (CRTS) and Licensed Spiritual Healer (LSH) through CARE and legally practice Raindrop and Vitaflex.


**Online registration is NOT through CARE available*** please use the following Link to enroll & pay:


Dr. Patty Caldera, PScD., FCCI, CRTS, LSH, DPSc, LCSW, MSW, MCRRT

2230 Bluestone Dr

Saint Charles, MO 63303

636-352-7041 (Todd Dorsey business manager)

email contact:

[email protected]

Cash, checks and credit cards are accepted.


Deb Houston, FCCI, RN, LSH


Be sure to select the correct dates and location on

Drops of Hope Integrative Care Center

2230 Bluestone Drive

Saint Charles, MO 63303



*First Day Friday Nov. 1, 2019

8:00 AM . . . . Registration

8:30 AM . . . . Introduction to CARE and Participants

9:00 AM ........Chemistry I - 3 CEUs

1:00 PM . . . . Lunch (order in or on your own)

2:00 PM . . . . Applied Vitaflex - 4 CEUs

6:00 PM . . . . Dinner

7:00-9:00 PM ... History of Anointing (Formerly Healing Oils of the Bible) 2 CEU's

~SECOND DAY Saturday NOV. 2, 2019

8:00 AM . . . . Chemistry II - 3 CEUs

12:00 PM . . . Lunch (order in or on your own)

1:00 PM. . . . Raindrop I - 4 CEUs

3-5……Raindrop round 1

* May run late due to student skill/understanding levels of students

5:00 PM . . . . Dinner -

6:00 PM…..Raindrop round 2

~THIRD DAY Sunday NOV 3, 2019

9:00 AM . . . .Raindrop II - 4 CEUs

Raindrop round 3

11:00 PM . . . Brunch

12:00 PM . . . . Emotional Release - 5 CEUs

5:00 PM . . . . Seminar Adjourn


~Individual Course Credits & Ala Carte Prices all US dollars

Applied Vitaflex Reflexology . . .4 hours/0.4 CEUs . . . $140

Raindrop I . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .4 hours/0.4 CEUs . . . $160

Raindrop II. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .4 hours/0.4 CEUs . . . $160

Chemistry I. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3 hours/0.3 CEUs . . . $110

Chemistry II . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3 hours/0.3 CEUs . . . $110

*Emotional Release . . . . . . . . .5 hours/0.5 CEUs . . . $170

Oils of Ancient History . . . . . .2 hours/0.2 CEUs . . . . $40

(formerly Healing Oils of the Bible)


Registrations for CARE Raindrop Technique and Vitaflex Reflexology are limited to keep class sizes small for better hands-on attention and training. So register early to assure a place. (9 ea per instructor)

As for the History of Anointing, Chemistry I, Chemistry 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 also recommended for these portions of the CARE Intensive.


CARE Vitaflex is required before taking Raindrop I.

CARE Raindrop I is required before taking Raindrop II.

CARE Chemistry I is required before taking Chemistry 2.

ALL above required before

CARE Emotional Release


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


Class Notes, All necessary Oils to be used in Class, Handouts, and a Certificate acknowledging your participation in the course or courses taken are all included in seminar fees. Please tell your registrar if you need CEU’s for your professional license.


Bring two single (2) sheets, two (2) regular size bath towels, and three (3) hand towels and a robe or large button down shirt for modesty and comfort for all attendees.

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.

While there are no texts required to take the CARE classes, if you own a copy of THE CHEMISTRY OF ESSENTIAL OILS MADE SIMPLE (&/Or Simpler), please bring it inasmuch as it will be referred to often in the Chemistry classes.


Your fingernails must also be very short and filed smooth on the edges and corners. NO POLISH ON FINGERNAILS OR TOES during the hands on times. 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. If you cannot perform all of the techniques taught in class because of long nails, you will not receive credit for the class.

Please note there is a no smoking policy at the seminar facilities. However, if you are a smoker, please notify the registrar at time of registration as you will need to take special steps for safety for self and others during hands on practicums.


A limited amount of Texts and DVDs required for CCIs, as well as other publications, will not be available for sale at the seminar. These can be purchased on or Amazon.

You may wish to purchase and bring the texts with you or there will be copies for your use during the event but not for sale.

Textbooks we utilize are:

CARE Certification Handbook - included with seminar

The Chemistry of Essential Oils Made Simple by David Stewart, PhD

Healing Oils of the Bible by David Stewart

Essential Oils Desk Reference - any edition - by Life Science Publishing

Releasing Emotional Patterns with Essential Oils by Carolyn Mein

A Statistical Validation of Raindrop Technique by David Stewart

Heal Your Body by Louise Hay

Feelings Buried Alive Never Die by Karol Truman


Location of Seminar : Drops of Hope Integrative Care Center - 2230 Bluestone Drive, Saint Charles, MO 63303

In Missouri

***Only 10 Minutes from Saint Louis Lambert International Airport.

Lococo House 3 (request this one- ask for Rhona)

Turn of the century Bed & Breakfast - special dietary needs provided for your health!

Address: 1309 N 5th St, St Charles, MO 63301

Phone: 636-946-0619

Drury Plaza Hotel St. Louis St. Charles

380 Mulholland Drive, St Charles, MO 63303

P: 636-724-5772

F: 636-724-1104

Comfort Suites

1400 S 5th St, St Charles, MO 63301


Embassy Suites by Hilton St. Louis St. Charles

2 Convention Center Plaza, St Charles, MO 63303

Phone: 636-946-5544

Best Western Plus The Charles Hotel

1425 S 5th St, St Charles, MO 63301

Phone: 636-946-6936

Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott

801 Veterans Memorial Pkwy, St Charles, MO 63303

Phone: 636-946-1900

Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, St. Charles, MO

1190 S Main St, St Charles, MO 63301

Phone: 636-724-5555

Dates of Seminar: Nov 1-3, 2019

CARE Intensive of Vitaflex, Raindrop I & Raindrop II, Chemistry 1 & 2, Healing Oils of the Bible, Emotional Release.

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Send Registration to:

Patty Caldera

Drops Of Hope

2230 Bluestone Drive.

Saint Charles, MO 63303