We Improve Lives Through Holistic Health Education


  • An organization having a common focus


  • Considering the whole when working with a person, an organization or a company


  • The state of being a Leader

Institute of Holistic Leadership LLC…

…provides you with skills to become the Leader of your Success Track, be it your health, your personal goals, or your professional goals. We give you the tools to achieve success in your personal and professional life. This is achieved through seminars; educational programs and private sessions.

Our programs combine holistic and medical philosophies. According to research, over 65% of the population is now using holistic models as a part of their approach to success. IHL programs are designed for a variety of audiences: healthcare, business, and the general community.

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IHL Anti-Discrimination Policy

The Institute of Holistic Leadership (IHL) is committed to providing a learning environment that is free from illegal discrimination based upon an individual’s race, ethnicity, national origin, age, religion, gender, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, or veteran status. Illegal discrimination in any form will not be tolerated at the Institute.

IHL provides an environment conducive to education for all learners; We ensure that all learners are treated equally. We protect learners against discrimination and uphold human rights.

Refund Policy

Refund Policy as of January 2019:

Pathways, Seminars and any 2-hour Presentations Cancellation Prior to Class:

  • Full Refund minus $5 processing fee
  • Any attendance in class results in no refund

Certifications Courses & Additional Seminars:

  • Full Tuition Refund for up to 25% attendance of course contact hours minus a processing fee.
  • Attendance of 26% or greater of any course results in no refund.
  • The processing fee is dependent upon the number of hours in the course:
    • 3 or 4 contact hour = $10 fee
    • 5 contact hour = $15 fee
    • 6 or greater hour = $20 fee

Additional Information:

  • No transfer of tuition from one course/seminar to another is permitted.
  • Tuition will be refunded via PayPal refund, IHL check, or credit card.
  • Class attendance requirements for successful completion are stated on the course/seminar syllabus.
  • In the case of documented student illness or accident, death in the family, or other circumstances beyond the control of the student, the student may be entitled to special refund consideration, and the school may settle the account for an amount that is less than that called for by the school’s established policy.
  • In the case that the Institute of Holistic Leadership closes and/or ceases to exist, the student will be refunded one hundred percent of tuition paid for courses not completed by the student in the program due to IHL not offering courses.

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2022 Upcoming Course / Seminar Schedule

Holistic Nutrition

Saturday June 4, June 18 & June 22, 2022, 9a – 4p

Presenter: Kari Murphy, CHHC

Investment: $405

The use of herbs as medicine is becoming mainstream. Unfortunately, many of your patients/clients will be getting their information from the latest tabloid at the grocery check-out counter. At times the combination of herbs and medications or medical treatments can cause problems. Current research now supports that herbs can be very healing for the body and a natural approach to health and wellness. This Certification will allow you to help educate your patients/clients on the safe use of herbs for health and healing.
Day 3 of the HWE module will include the harvesting of fresh herbs from container gardens and making various herbal remedies and products. You will understand how to create your own herbal medicinals. Techniques for preserving herbs will also be discussed. This is a very experiential day where you will learn it does not take a large herb garden to bring herbal wellness into your life and the healing plan of your clients.
Upon completion of this Certification, you will be able to:
  • Discuss how to use herbs, for example, as a tincture, or a tea, or a capsule
  • Educate the client on possible problems when certain herbs and medications are mixed
  • Build your understanding of the use of herbs for health and wellness
  • Be able to explain why all sources of herbs are not equal
  • Create various herbal preparation for nutrition and wellness

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Creating Your Aromatherapy Wellness Chest

Thursday June 9, 2022 – 6p – 8p

Presenter: Patti McCormick, RN, PHD

Investment: $20

Which essential oil is good for headaches?  Which Eucalyptus is good for the respiratory system and still safe for children?  Which essential oil can promote healing and reduce the chance of infection in burns and cuts?  In this class you will learn how to begin to create your own personal aromatherapy medicine chest.  Specifics for Children will also be discussed.


Self Care with Reflexology – Hand Reflexology for Neck, Back Pain and Headaches

Thursday July 14, 2022 – 6p – 8p

Presenter: Mary Ellen Shupert, RN, CR

Investment: $20

Hand reflexology is a wonderful self-care wellness tool.  This pathways class will incorporate the use of therapeutic essential oils with the reflex points on the hand.  When we combine these 2 modalities greater relief is often the result.  In this pathways class Mary Ellen Shupert will address neck and back pain and headache issues.  You will learn how to work the reflex points on the hands for these conditions as well as how to apply essential oils on the reflex points providing even greater relief.   A sample blend of essential oils specifically for these issues will be provided.


A Year to Live….HEALTHY!

An ongoing personal program to improve your health and wellness

Did you set goals / resolutions around your health and wellness for 2022?

Did you do it in 2021? Did you keep them?
Here are some statistics concerning keeping resolutions:
According to the UC San Diego Management School – Most people have given up on their New Year resolutions by the end of January!
According to Strava – A Fitness Social Network – The 2nd Friday of January is known as Quitter’s Day due to the fact it is the day that most give up on their New Year resolution!
Maybe 2022 IS the year to GIVE YOUR SELF A YEAR…..to Heal…to Create Change…to become Healthier on all levels!
Institute of Holistic is offering a Full Year Program to help you achieve your highest level of Health & Wellness by the end of 2022.
Each Month will focus on a Holistic Topic that you can begin to use on your Health & Wellness journey. Topics will include Mind-Body-Spirit models of healthy living. Each presentation will be recorded for those who may not be able to attend.
Program start TBA

Clinical Aromatherapy Update

TBA in 2022
9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Tuition: $125

So many essential oils – So little time! New essential oils are being made available every day. This Update Seminar is designed to present these new essential oils that are not discussed in IHL’s Clinical Certification Program. This is a great seminar for the practicing Clinical Aromatherapist, Massage Therapist, Any Body Worker or Health Care Professional and to anyone wanting to learn about more essential oils! Attendees will make and take home with them a 4 oz bottle of a topical application formula (massage oil) from a custom blend they have personally created.

6 CEUs are awarded for nurses & social workers


We teach you to help others using holistic models of wellness…for mind, body and soul!


NEW Pathways and Seminars being scheduled… Stay Tuned!!!