Reflex-OIL-ogy™ of the Body System

Digestive System - Gastrointestinal Tract

In this eight hour class you will be able to experiment for yourself and examine the effectiveness of incorporating Essential Oils into the body through Reflex-OIL-ogy™ to help balance the body naturally.  You will become familiar with the anatomy of the GI Tract, pathologies, emotional manifestations, biological function and how to utilize the reflex areas with essential oils to help de-congest, detox and promote optimal function using the AAA Reflex-oil-ogy™ Technique. 


Everyone experiences digestive upsets like bloating, acid reflux, burping, belching even occasional constipation or diarrhea. This class will help you deal with these uncomfortable common issues in an easy and noninvasive way. 


The Gastrointestinal  Tract, or Alimentary Canal, is approximately a 30 foot tube beginning at the mouth, through which food is ingested, transported, digested, absorbed and eliminated.  This class will focus on the anatomy, specific reflex areas and essential oils most appropriate for the GI Tract. 


In This Class You Will:


Explore the Anatomy of the Digestive System - Gastrointestinal Tract and how it is reflected onto the feet; 

Practice how to apply the AAA Reflex-Oil-ogy™ Technique; 

Understand the emotional and metaphysical connections to digestive upsets; 

Learn how to best determine what Essential Oils to use for the digestive system:

What nutritional supplements support healthy digestion; 

Learn self help stretches to facilitate healthy function.



Reflex-OIL-ogy™ of the Body System

Upper Digestive System Module

Provider: Laurie Azzarella

NCBTMB # 1497, ARCB #SA00173, MS #146, FL #50-22757


Anatomy of the Upper Digestive System


Anatomy of the Upper Digestive System 

Location of the Upper Digestive System Reflexes

          Finding the reflexes to the organs, glands and body parts

             of the lower digestive system on the feet and hands


Emotional Aspects of the Upper Digestive System

          Exploring the effects of mental thoughts and emotional patterns  

          Emotional Pattern Release Technique

          Pathologies of the Upper Digestive System and the

            messages they send

          Introduction to using Essential Oils on the reflexes of the


          What are Essential Oils?

          Understanding the different grades of Essential Oils

          How to choose Essential Oils specific to each reflex

          Defining Reflex-OIL-ogy™

Working the Spinal Reflexes and Helper Areas with and without

         Essential Oils

Determining the effectiveness of proper use of Essential

            Oils in your Reflexology Sessions


Importance of Body Movement

          Awareness of Posture, Gait and Stretching


8 CEUs

Cost: $185 (processing fees may apply)

Length of course: 8 hours

Student Handbook is supplied

Time frames:

8:00-8:15    Introduction to Reflex-OIL-ogy™ and Essential Oils

8:15-8:30    Anatomy of the Upper Digestive System

8:30-9:00    Location of the Upper Digestive System Reflexes on the Feet

9:00-9:20    Identifying Essential Oils to support this system

9:20-9:30    Short Break

9:30-12:00  Hands on Techniques on Feet without and with Essential Oils

12:00-1:00  Lunch

1:00-2:15    Instruction and Demonstration of Emotional Pattern Release and Technique

2:15-2:50    Demonstration and Practice of Body Movement and Stretches

2:50-3:00    Short Break

3:00-4:45    Hands on Techniques on Feet without and with Essential Oils

4:45-5:00    Review and Evaluation

Upper Digestive



For more information

Laurie Azzarella (NCBTMB # 1497, ARCB #SA00173, MS #146, FL #50-22757) is the Founder and Director of Reflex-Oil-ogy and has been an Ingham Reflexology Instructor for the International Institute of Reflexology since 1996.  She is also a Young Living Essential Oils Diamond Leader and has been sharing essential oils since 2000.  Laurie moved from North Tonawanda, New York to Daphne, Alabama in 1998 where she continued to teach in multiple arenas and massage schools on the Gulf Coast sharing her love of Essential Oils and Reflexology.