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November 13, 2019

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My Training

Shubham Ayurveda Academy & Arya Ayurveda Chikitsalaya
Ongoing study, panchakarma training + mentorship (3000 hours  program)

Global Ayurveda Foundation's
Punarvasu Prabodhini Chikitsalaya,
600 Hours Theory + Procedural Training
 
Ayurveda Institute of America (now Kerala Ayurveda Academy)
Theory + Supervised Internship, Diploma of Ayurvedic Sciences (DAS)
 
The Acupressure Institute (now merged with MacKinnon Institute)
Continuing Education
Evergreen School of Integrated Herbology
Certificate
The Breema Center
Practitioner Certificate + yearly Continuing Education
 
University of California, Santa Cruz, BA Women's Studies
Regents Scholar, Crown College Honors, Phi Beta Kappa
How I became a healer
During a lengthy period of disability as a young adult, I was supported by contemplative spiritual practice.

I noticed when I focused on what was good, letting pain fall away from the center of my attention, my life felt more vibrant and meaningful - even when facing the possible permanence of pain and immobility, and without doctors being able to say why.

In the end, I found the power of my Spirit to heal - recovering mobility, decreasing pain, eliminating the root causes nearly 100%. Finding joy, wonder and self-compassion along the way. I decided that: We are meant to have rich and satisfying lives, no matter our level of illness or disability.

Now, I help people heal themselves, sharing the tools and knowledge I've acquired from the ancient systems of healing sciences called Ayurveda (and, until Fall 2019, Breema and Thai Yoga Massage).

My teachers and training have been excellent. 

But more than any training I could acquire, I bring forward my own compassion.

I know what it's like to have been there, "lost in the woods" - frustrated, tired, but still hopeful...

Hours of Availability

Phone: (510) 689-1041

  • Tue 9:00am-7:30pm 
  • Thu 9:00am-6:15pm
  • Sun 11:00am-5:00pm

These are start times. Appointments end 1-2 hours after start times.

All appointments by prior arrangement. Cancellation less than 48 hours before appointment will incur a fee.

Serving the SF Bay Area