Ayurveda Health Counselor Training Program
Three-Module Course Leading to Certification as an Ayurvedic Health Counselor
Led by Cory Tixier, B.S. Biology, AP, E-RYT 500
with Jennifer Ayres and renowned guest teachers via webinar
A Three-Module Course to Incorporate Ayurveda into Your Life and the Lives of Others
Open to all health practitioners, licensed massage therapists, aromatherapists, homeopaths, practitioners of Oriental medicine, Yoga instructors, Yoga therapists, and everyone wishing to heal and focus on the self and/or to harness and ignite his or her own potential as a healer.
The three modules include contact hours and online study for a flexible, personalized, and supported path. Each module is the prerequisite for the next. Upon completion of all three modules, students will have 650 hours of training.
- May be used toward Yoga Alliance 500-hour requirement.
- Fully accredited by NAMA (National Ayurvedic Medical Association).
- Completion of this program makes you eligible for the NAMA health counselor certification exam.
- Any health expert with licensure by the American Medical Association can receive credentials from NAMA to be able to offer truly integrative care.
MODULE ONE – AYURVEDA LIFESTYLE TRAINING
A 219-hour course designed to teach the foundations of Ayurveda with an emphasis on incorporation into your own life.
Module One will be the foundation of the course, introducing students to the rich history and philosophies of Ayurveda. This module will be focused on the individual and self-care, giving you time to absorb through lecture and application. You will learn and implement practices that will allow the beauty of Ayurvedic medicine to unfold within you.
Module One alone will change your life and your practice and add a new level of skill in your service to your students and clients, even if you don’t take the other two modules.
This module also includes an Introduction to Sanskrit workshop and an Ayur+Yoga One-Day Immersion.
Dates 2019–2020: September 5–8, November 14–17, January 9–12, March 19–22
Hours: 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Additional webinar lectures throughout the training
Tuition for Module One
$2,850 when you register by August 5, 2019. Save $150 with the early bird discount!
$3,000 for applications received after August 5, 2019.
$2,850 for Integral Yoga Certified Teachers up to the start date.
- Tuition includes free Yoga classes at Integral Yoga for the duration of each module.
- A monthly payment plan is available.
Registration is now open for Module One. See the application form below. Apply by August 5, 2019 for early bird discount.
MODULE TWO – AYURVEDA ASSESSMENT TRAINING
A 219-hour course designed to make you familiar and comfortable with diagnostic techniques of Ayurveda, also known as the eight methods of examination.
You will begin the transition from self-care to the care of others. The focus will be on the assessment tools of Ayurveda, bedside manner, treatment options, and therapy techniques. You will learn how to translate the human landscape in order to determine the presence of good health or disease and understand how to manage a client through diet and lifestyle.
Module Two will include a retreat.
MODULE THREE – AYURVEDA CLINIC TRAINING
A 219-hour course designed to teach you how to create and maintain client protocols. Students will engage in multiple client encounters.
This module is focused mainly on client encounters and will serve as the clinic portion of the program. You will spend numerous hours of face-to-face time with clients, along with additional time with your clinical supervisors discussing and managing client protocols.
Modules Two and Three dates and schedules to come.