Courses can be offered as CEU for Yoga Alliance or NAMA (National Ayurvedic Medical Association)
This is a list of workshop ideas with suggested minimal time for each class. I am happy to tailor workshops and curriculum to best suit the needs of your school or studio.
Introduction to Ayurveda:
These works shops are a means of introducing students to the basic concepts and foundations of Ayurveda and Yoga.
What is Ayurveda and Where does it come from; Intro to Philosophies of Ayurveda (Shad Darshan) – 4hr
Gunas (universal attributes) and Doshic Theory – 3hr
Ayurvedic Constitutional Assessment – Prakruti/Vikruti – 3hr
The 3 Dosha and their sub-types – 3 hr
Agni The Digestive Fire – 3hr
Digestion and Nutrition; The six tastes and their effect of the dosha – 3hr
Ojas, Tejas and Prana; the subtle energetic forms – 3hr
Sapta Dhatu – 7 Tissue Systems of Ayurveda – 6hr
Offered as means deepening students understanding.
Shad Darshan; Going deeper in to the Philosophies of India and how Ayurveda uses them – 3hr
Deepen Your Doshic Understanding; Diet and Life style for Vata Pitta Kahpa – 3hr
Tending to your Temple; The Art and Science of Dinacharya – 3hr
Kitchen Pharmacy; The healing art behind Ayurvedic Cooking; Looking at common herbs and spices – 3hr
Marma points of Ayurveda; The energetic pathways for healing body, mind and consciousness – 3hr
Ayurveda for your Yoga; Make it personal – Blending Hatha Yoga and Ayurveda for a tailor made experience – 3hr
Ayurveda for Yoga Therapists and Yoga Teachers; The lens of Ayurveda allows us to see our students and their needs both physical and emotional. This allows us to create a yoga experience that best suits each individual. – 4hr
The disease process – Ayurvedic Pathology 3hr (specific pathologies TBD)
Trividya Parikshanam (3 categories of clinical examination) – 3hr
Asthavidya Parikshanam (8 methods of clinical examination) – 4hr
Pulse Skills – The ancient art of Ayurvedic Pulse Diagnostic – 8-10hr
(best if taught in 3 or 4 modules)
Panchakarma; 5 Cleansing Methods – 3hr
Seasonal Workshops: Ayurveda for … Winter, Summer, Spring and Fall – 3hr
Ayurvedic Cleansing – Guided home PK – will take a group of individuals through a home Ayurvedic cleanse. Includes check in phone calls, group meetings, cooking class, personalized yoga. This can be tailored for 5 -18 days depending on the needs of your community.