Beginning Your Āyurvedic Studies

Level One Education

Āyurvedic Health Counselor (AHC) Program

Over 730 Hours of Professional Training

Become a NAMA approved professional Āyurvedic Health Counselor or simply enjoy exploring the longest surviving holistic system of healthcare for yourself, family, friends and your community!

Immerse yourself in the ancient wisdom and foundational healthcare principles, history, and philosophy of Āyurvedic medicine. Learn individual body-mind constitutional assessment, food and nutrition as medicine, lifestyle management, herbal wisdom, yoga practices, introductory counseling skills, and engage in clinical internship and externships in preparation for a professional career as an Āyurvedic Health Counselor.

“Āyurveda is for freeing the mind which is trapped in the body. Yoga is for freeing the soul which is trapped in the mind.” - Baba Hari Dass -

Goals & Aims

The Āyurvedic Health Counselor’s scope of practice encompasses a focus on preventive health care and health promotion utilizing the experience and knowledge of appropriate diet and lifestyle practices and recommendations for the unique individuals in a clinical practice. Graduates may become professional members of the National Āyurvedic Medicine Association (NAMA), start a clinical practice independently, join the staffs of yoga studios or spas, work in health resorts, and join integrative healthcare practices as diet and lifestyle counselors.

Ahc Graduation
2018-2020

Academic Programs Calendar

*AHC19 Began in February 2018 and is currently in progress.

Enrollment is Now Open for AHC20 starting Feb. 2019*

Jun 1-3, 2018
AY 107 - Āyurvedic Herbology 1

Jul 13-15, 2018
AY 106 - Āyurveda and the Mind 1

Sep 7-9, 2018
AY 104 - Yoga & Ayurveda; Sister Sciences

Oct 19-21, 2018
AY 112 - Āyurveda Therapies Theory

Nov 9-11, 2018
AY 120 - Āyurvedic Internship 1

Dec 7-9, 2018
AY 110 - Āyurvedic Diagnosis & Pediatrics

Jan 11-13, 2019
AY 160 - Subtle Energies; Jyotish, Hasta and Vastu 1

Feb 15-17, 2019
AY 111 - Ethics, Counseling and Western Interface 1

NEW AHC 2020 Class Begins (Enrollment Now Open)

Feb 8-10, 2019
AY 101 - Introduction to Āyurveda

Mar 15-17, 2019
AY 102 - Āyurvedic Anatomy, Biology, and Physiology 1

Apr 12-14, 2019
AY 104 - Yoga & Āyurveda; Sister Sciences

May 10-12, 2019
AY 105 - Āyurvedic Nutrition 1

Jun 14-16, 2019
AY 103 - Āyurvedic Lifestyle Management

Jul 19-21, 2019
AY 107 - Āyurvedic Herbology 1

Sept 13-15, 2019
AY 106 - Āyurveda and the Mind 1

Oct 11-13, 2019
AY 112 - Āyurveda Therapies Theory

Nov 15-17, 2019
AY 120 - Āyurvedic Internship 1

Dec 13-15, 2019
AY 160 - Subtle Energies; Jyotish, Hasta and Vastu 1

Jan 10-12, 2020
AY 110 - Āyurveda Diagnosis & Pediatrics

Feb 14-16, 2020
AY 111 - Ethics, Counseling and Western Interface 1

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