Senior woman with therapist and aromatherapy diffuser

Aromatherapy is the application of pure essential oils e.g. lavender oil, and lemon balm (Melissa) oil to offer a therapeutic effect. Research has shown that aromatherapy intervention offered twice a day has reduced aggression and agitation in individuals with dementia. Knowledgeable staff utilizes an aromatherapy diffuser for the purpose of altering patient’s mood so that individuals can benefit from a calming and relaxing therapeutic outcome.