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About the Director, Shanti Dechen, CCAP, CAI, BCTMB®

Shanti Dechen, Owner,
Professional Achievements

Founder and Director
Aroma Apothecary Healing Arts Academy


Certified Clinical Aromatherapy

Practitioner & Instructor

National Board Certified Massage Therapist

National Continuing Education

Provider for Massage Therapists

Certified Yoga Instructor

Certified Senior Chi Nei Tsang

Practitioner & Instructor  

More About Shanti Dechen


Shanti's extensive training includes many modalities of healing, including; Certified Clinical Aromatherapy Practitioner and Teacher, Herbology, Plant Medicine, Massage Therapy (including Deep Tissue), and other healing modalities well as  Chi Nei Tsang: Visceral Rejuvenation, Bodymind Clearing, Lymphatic Drainage, Acupressure, Craniosacral Therapy, Asian Healing Arts, Applied Kinesiology, Polarity, Medical Qi Gong, Nutrition, Reflexology, Energy Medicine, Stress Management and Meditation. 


Shanti has worked in clinical settings and studied a variety of healing modalities for the last forty years in the US, Canada, Germany, Thailand, and the Caribbean. This lifelong passion for natural healing led her to establish and direct the Aroma Apothecary Healing Arts Academy in 2002.


Shanti is a Level 3-Certified Clinical Aromatherapist member in good standing with the NAHA (National Association of Holistic Aromatherapy) and AIA (Alliance of International Aromatherapists). She is also a Senior Instructor of Chi Nei Tsang through the Universal Healing Tao and is a board-certified massage therapist of good standing with NCBTMB (National Certification for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork) Practitioner and Approved CE Provider and NAHA Regional Director of Colorado.

Shanti Dechen, Regional Director of NAHA, Level 3 Member of NAHA
Shanti Dechen, Professional Member of Alliance of International Aromatherapists
Shanti Dechen, Board Certified in Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork with NCB

To contact Shanti or Aroma Apothecary Healing Arts Academy, please use the contact form, or call 719-256-4759

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