In joining the IAAMA you are associating with a world recognised professional body dedicated to the advancement of Aromatherapy. The IAAMA represents the professional interests of Practitioners of Aromatherapy and students striving to achieve professional status. The IAAMA is dedicated to the achievement of the highest level of training and professionalism and the promotion of Aromatherapy and Aromatic Medicine as a natural healing modality.

A majority of IAAMA members have joined the Association for recognition by their peers and the public of their qualifications and professional standing. The IAAMA offers opportunities for members to network amongst its membership through regular regional meetings, National Conference, Member's Day each year and ongoing education support.