AYURVEDIC HEALTH COUNSELOR

600 Hour Certification Course

Curriculum

The Āyurvedic Health Counselor (AHC) is a professional with training that focuses on preventative healthcare and health promotion, with a specific focus on diet and lifestyle.

The Ayurvedic Health Counselor Diploma is a comprehensive course that includes the following semester courses; each semester is approximately 6 months in length with new courses beginning each term (February, May, August, November).  When you enroll today you’ll begin immediately with the first semester designed to be ongoing & self-paced with Ayur-Yoga Foundations & Ayurvedic Nutrition.  Then, begin the next term with the next required course in your track.

  1. Ayur-Yoga Foundations & Ayurvedic Nutrition (on demand, enroll and begin today)
  2. Ayurvedic Anatomy (live web conference)
  3. Advanced Yogic Philosophy (live web conference)
  4. Clinical Assessment (live web conference)
  5. Pregnancy Birth & Beyond (live web conference)

The Curriculum is that of Ayurvedic Health Counselor as outlined by the National Ayurvedic Medical Association.

PDF DOWNLOAD:: Āyurvedic Counselor Educational Outline for Competency

FOUNDATIONS OF AYURVEDA

  • Principles of Ayurveda
  • Samkhya Philosophy

CONCEPTS OF AYURVEDA

  • Three Doshas
  • Twenty Gunas
  • Prakriti & Vikriti
  • Three-fold Diagnostic Method
  • Eight-fold Diagnostic Method
  • Ten-fold Diagnostic Method
  • Six Tastes
  • Doshas, Sub-dosas, Dhatus, Srotas
  • Agni, Ama, Malas
  • Prana, Tejas, Ojas

SKILLS & COMPETENCIES

  • Personal & Family Health History
  • Vital Signs: height, weight, pulse, blood pressure
  • Etiological Factors
  • Pathogenesis
  • Counseling Skills
  • Client Strengths & Assets
  • Research Skills

RECOMMENDATIONS, TREATMENTS & OTHER INTERVENTIONS

  • Food/ Diet
  • Lifestyle
  • Senses: aroma therapy, taste therapy, touch therapy, sound therapy, visual therapy
  • Herbs & Minerals (20 herbs, 4 formulas)
  • Psychiatry
  • Pacification
  • Tonification
  • Prenatal, Natal, Postnatal
  • Children’s Health – all ages
  • ENT/Head and Neck Region

PERIPHERAL AND SUPPORTING COURSES

  • Yoga and Yoga Therapy
  • Jyotisa
  • Vastu Sastra
  • Sanskrit
  • Western Medical Approaches

CLINICAL EXPERIENCE

  • Supervised clinical experience
  • Minimum of 75 patient encounters

The curriculum is that of Ayurvedic Health Counselor as outlined by the National Ayurvedic Medical Association.

How You'll Learn
  1. 5 Semesters of Comprehensive (Online) Content
  2. Live Web Conference Classes
  3. Lesson Recordings if you miss a live class
  4. Exclusive Online {Members Only} Site
  5. Audio Lectures & Presentation Slides
  6. Class Transcripts
  7. PDF Resources, Lecture Notes & Bonus Resources
  8. Workbooks {Download}
  9. Weekly Discussions inside our Private Community Group
  10. A Supportive Community of other students from around the world to provide support – network – connect – and share your experience.
  11. Ongoing Support – Personal Guidance – Career Support – Internship Opportunities
Accreditation

NATIONAL AYURVEDIC MEDICAL ASSOCIATION (NAMA)

YOGA VEDA INSTITUTE

Class Schedule

Web Conference Classes are offered both Live and Recorded for later viewing.  Class are scheduled at times that can best accommodate all students enrolled in each module.  Please check the course calendar for specific class times and dates.

Prerequisite

Begin speaking the language of Ayurveda with our Ayurvedic Yoga Therapy – Level 1 Gateway Program, a 100 Hour Certification course in Ayurvedic & Yogic Philosophy Foundations.

Application Process
  1. Click Here to fill out the application. 
  2. Pay in full per semester or elect to pay in 6 easy monthly installments at the end of the application.
  3. That’s it.  Upon enrollment, we’ll instantly send you your unique login & course welcome right to your inbox so you can get started today.
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Investment

Full Tuition ($997 Savings) $3988 if paid in full.  (non-refundable)

6 Monthly Installments of $199 (per semester)

Semester Tuition $997 USD (per semester)

Ayurvedic Health Counselor (AHC) is a 5 Semester Diploma Program and includes;

  1. Ayur-Yoga Foundations & Ayurvedic Nutrition (on demand, enroll and begin today)
  2. Ayurvedic Anatomy (live web conference)
  3. Advanced Yogic Philosophy (live web conference)
  4. Clinical Assessment (live web conference)
  5. Pregnancy Birth & Beyond (live web conference)
No Hassle Refunds

Fully participate in the course, submit the required assignments, interact with the students and participate in the live calls and if you’re not fully satisfied after 30 days, we’ll issue a full refund.  No refunds issued on payment plans, cancel anytime.

Scholarship Program

We believe in making our program accessible regardless of financial ability.  If you would like to apply for a scholarship based on financial need contact us or fill out the application here.

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Introduction to Ayurveda

Wed April 4th 10:00am – 11:30am Eastern

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Ayurvedic Daily Routine

Wed April 18th 10:00am – 11:30am Eastern

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Ayurvedic Mind Balance

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