Ayurveda, the ancient science of healing from India has always utilized massage as a part of its regimens for healing. The California College of Ayurveda offers professional training in the techniques of Abhyanga (Ayurvedic massage), Shirodhara (warm oil treatment over the forehead) and Svedana (herbal steam treatment) in the spring and summer 2011.
The Ayurvedic herbal apprenticeship program offers a comprehensive training in preparation of herbal medicines used in Ayurvedic medicine. The program includes profund meditations with herbs, knowledge about cultivation and processing from start to finish. Ayurveda, which literally means "The Science of Life," is the healing science from India. It has been practiced for over 5,000 years by millions of individuals to assist the body in journeying back to optimal health. Ayurveda uses herbal medicines to restore physical, emotional and spiritual balance and promote well-being.
Marma points are 107 energetic body points that allow access to the body, mind and consciousness. The California College of Ayurveda offers training in Ayurvedic marma therapy this summer as part of the panchakarma and Ayurvedic training intensives.
Ayurveda, the world's oldest and most complete holistic healing modality, offers alternative treatments to ADD. The California College of Ayurveda is offering a special workshop regarding Ayurvedic treatment of Attention Deficit Disorder.
Pancha Karma is the Ayurvedic art of detoxification and rejuvenation. It has been used for thousands of years to establish harmony between body and mind and renew our internal energy. The Ayurvedic Spa at the California College of Ayurveda offers comprehensive panchakarma therapies with highly qualified Clinical Ayurvedic Specialist and Pancha Karma Specialists.
The Ayurvedic Health Educator (Level I) begins October 4th in Los Angeles, and October 18th in Nevada City, California. The program is also offered online via the Veda Web - Live Internet Program.
The school announces its practitioner program (Level I) begining Fall 2011 (also available online in the Live Internet Program). The school continues to offers Ayurveda education in English via the Distance Learning program throughout the world. Programs include Ayurvedic Body Therapies (Abhyanga, Shirodhara, Svedana), Ayurvedic Health Practitioner and Clinical Ayurvedic Specialist.
At the Ayurvedic Spa, the client receives stress relief therapies under the guidance of Panchakarma Practitioner and life-style recommendations and stress management techniques by a Clinical Ayurvedic Specialist. The College is now accepting appointments for 2012 therapies.
The Ayurveda School offers various training programs in "the science of life". Enrollment is now open for 2012 educational programs offered throughout the world.
We are what we eat — and see, hear, smell and touch. Through 15 practical lessons in “Healing Your Life,” Dr. Marc Halpern, President of the California College of Ayurveda, shows how even small changes in what people eat, see, hear, smell, and touch, can profoundly improve health and happiness.