Inga Wieser, Famous Alumni
Leonardtown, MD

A two-lane street of alternative and mainstream medicine working together

Earning a 4.0 GPA and Honors, Inga graduated from American College of Healthcare Sciences with an Associate of Applied Science in Complementary Alternative Medicine with Specializations in Herbal Medicine and Aromatherapy. She also completed several professional certificates, including the Certificate in Wellness Consulting and the Diploma in Aromatherapy Master Aromatherapist.

Inga is passionate about aromatherapy and is a lifelong learner, continually striving to learn more about integrative health and wellness to help those in her community of Leonardtown, Maryland, and across the country. Inga currently teaches both herbal medicine and aromatherapy classes at the College of Southern Maryland. She has been a guest speaker on alternative and complementary medicine for organizations such as the National Psychological Association; the AMEN Clinic in Reston, VA; and many others throughout the Mid-Atlantic states. She has also been asked to work with support groups on complementary alternative medicine (CAM) strategies at St. Mary's Hospital in Leonardtown.

Inga is currently the President of the Alliance of International Aromatherapists and has become known as the "go-to-person" for health and wellness in her community. Inga collaborates with other healthcare professionals in her community and has developed a genuine "two-way street" of CAM and mainstream medicine working together.

"It wasn't until I was working and speaking in the field that I came to fully appreciate the level of education I received from ACHS, which in turn has helped me rise to the level of recognition in the alternative health field."