Australian Native Essential Oils and Extracts

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Australian Native Essential Oils and Extracts

Deby Atterby 

Explore the world of Australian native essential oils and extracts within the concept of aromatic clinical practice. In this webinar you will develop an understanding of some of the classic Australian native essential oils, as well as an introduction to newly released Australian native essential oils being utilised in clinical practice. Deby will explore the impact of climate change on the Australian essential oil industry.


Deby Atterby is an active Aromatherapy educator and clinical practitioner with over 30 years experience. She has continued to be active in an aromatic medicine and clinical aromatherapy as well as Western Herbal Medicine and trained internationally since 2001. In 2008, she undertook the task of editor and publisher of the industry magazine, “Aromatherapy Today International Journal,” ( which assists aromatherapists with their continuing education in the aromatherapy realm and Deby provides an in-depth profile of an Essential Oil in each volume.

Deby instigated the first 2 day Aromatica Australia conference in 2015, which was well attended by therapists from Australia, New Zealand, Taiwan and Japan, who were all treated to wonderful presentations by guest speakers in their field. As a result of the first Aromatica Australia conference, Deby has continued running the conference in 2017, 2019 and 2021. More recently, Deby has been recognised as an expert in Australian native essential oils and has many case studies to demonstrate their efficacy and benefits in a clinical environment and along with her colleague, educates predominantly in the use of Australian Essential oils. She has since written a book on Australian Essential Oils, which was released during the 2021 virtual Aromatica conference and is being sold worldwide, available on www.aromatherapytodayeducation.