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.

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Academic Programs Calendar

Classes open to the public for auditing Feb-Sep 2017 & Jan 2018

Feb 3-5, 2017
AY 101 - Introduction to Āyurveda

Mar 10-12, 2017      
AY 103 - Lifestyle Management & Pulse

Apr 7-9, 2017
AY 104 - Yoga and Āyurveda

May 12-14, 2017
AY 102 - Āyurvedic Anatomy, Physiology and Diagnosis 1

Jun 16-18, 2017
AY 107 Herbology 1

Jul 21-23, 2017
AY 105 - Nutrition 1

Sep 22-24, 2017
AY 106 - Psychology 1

Oct 20-22, 2017
AY 112 - Āyurveda Therapies Theory

Nov 17-19, 2017
AY 120 - Internship

Dec. 15-17, 2017
AY 110 - Āyurvedic Diagnosis

Jan - March 2018
AY 121 - Supervised Externships Due March 29, 2018                       

Jan 19-21, 2018
AY 160 - Subtle Energies; Jyotish, Hasta and Vastu 1

Feb 2-4, 2018
AY 111 - Ethics, Counseling and Western Interface 1

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