Approachable Ayurveda

Date: April 22 & 23, 2017
Cost: $385
Instructor: Jeannie Faulkner, MEd, LMT, AyT
Credits: 16 CEUs from NCBTMB for Massage Therapists

Ayurveda, also known as the "Science of Life," has a rich history as a healing practice and its popularity is growing in the US as a wonderful natural treatment for longevity and health. This fun and engaging class is designed as an introduction to Ayurvedic philosophies and massage techniques, and includes protocols for client-based therapies and introduces ideas for self-care.

• Complete your own personal constitutional (dosha) analysis while learning the value of this form of evaluation for use in your practice
• Learn the protocol and techniques used in Ayurvedic Massage (Abhyanga) and Marma Therapy treatment to easily incorporate into your practice.
• Understand the importance of natural oils and essential oils used in Ayurvedic Massage Therapy Treatments
• Discover new, easy ways to self-nurture and heal through Ayurveda

Continuing Education at Orion Institute training has not been reviewed or approved by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges

Jeannie is a licensed massage therapist and certified Ayurveda therapist with a Master’s degree in Education from Ohio University. She received her Ayurveda Therapist’s certification at Chakrapani Clinic and Research Center in Jaipur, India, and has had the opportunity of studying alternative and herbal therapies with several teachers in India and the US. Her background includes specialization in Ayurveda, in addition to neuromuscular therapies, myofascial release, herbal therapies, aromatherapy, energy therapies and yoga. Jeannie is currently an associate professor of Massage Therapy at Hocking College and maintains her Massage Therapy practice in Athens, Ohio.