Advanced Clinical Studies
Get the additional training and support you need to grow your Ayurvedic practice
Is it time to
expand your clinical skills and knowledge of Ayurveda?
Have you completed our Ayurvedic Health Practitioner Training Program or are you a graduate of another program?
Would you enjoy ongoing clinical support, interaction with other practitioners and increase your knowledge as you continue to build your practice?
This course will provide you with what you need to be a more effective practitioner and help you serve a wider range of clients.
The foundation of this program is the
Advanced Clinical Studies Mentor Program.
Students add one elective to this, either
the Clinical Jyotish Counseling Training Program or
the Spiritual Mentoring Training Program or
the Pranic Healing Training Program
Students may also elect to take any of these courses individually.
See overview and course details below
Advanced Clinical Studies (ACS)
Post-graduate training for Ayurvedic Practitioners
Advanced Clinical Studies Overview
FOUNDATION COURSE - THE ACS MENTOR PROGRAM
The Advanced Clinical Studies Mentor Program is where students bring their cases from their practice for supervision. It also presents advanced clinical pearls and supervision with Paul Dugliss, M.D., physician and Ayurvedic expert. In addition, it provides several intensives, such as advanced herbology for the students further education.
ELECTIVE - SPIRITUAL MENTORING TRAINING PROGRAM
In the comprehensive approach to inner transformation, students learn to teach the seven main spiritual practices, such as gratitude and forgiveness, as well as becoming trained to teach Heart-based Meditation. They learn to guide clients to awareness of their own intuitive abilities and inner guidance and foster and mentor clients in the growth of consciousness that helps them to overcome the programming and patterns that stand in the way of lifestyle change.
ELECTIVE - CLINICAL JYOTISH COUNSELING TRAINING PROGRAM
This comprehensive specialization gives a thorough review and deepening of the fundamental principles and basics of Vedic Astrology in the first term. This is followed by in-depth practice and application of Jyotish in clinical practice through a systematic approach to interpretation of the Jyotish chart. Finally, applications of Jyotish to medical and health conditions is covered in the third term. The training includes Jyotish study and practice, case studies and practitioner coaching.
ELECTIVE - PRANIC HEALING TRAINING
Pranic Healing is a powerful energy healing modality that integrates the body, the breath and pure consciousness. It is an opportunity to deepen your experience of your physical self, to see firsthand how the breath, intention and intuition heals, and to explore and release deeply held patterns and blocks from the cellular memory. It’s not yoga in a modern sense, but a practice of integrated light and energy work that invited healing on the deepest levels and layers of being. The highly experiential training program trains you to be a teacher of Healing Light Yoga.
ADVANCED CLINICAL STUDIES ELECTIVES DESCRIPTIONS
Spiritual Mentoring Training Program
(Formerly the Ayurvedic Psychology-Spiritual Counseling Training Program)
The Spiritual Mentoring Training is a practice-oriented course that gives you the skills to help others with their inner growth and development. You’ll be able to help your clients understand what is truly at the root of their obstacles, giving them the inner transformational skills needed to permanently overcome those blocks. What you will learn:
Consciousness Development Skills – Practice and learn to teach Heart-based Meditation, an effortless, mantra-based meditation that facilitates the rapid development of consciousness.
Energy Awareness skills – Learn how to assess the chakras, get energetic information, and heal unbalanced chakras.
Emotional digestion skills
Breath work skills
Heart Centering skills
How to teach forgiveness, gratitude, acceptance, appreciation and compassion
Intuitive skills -- both improving your own intuition and teaching your clients intuitive awareness
Clinical Jyotish Counseling Training Program
This comprehensive specialization gives a thorough review and deepening of the fundamental principles and basics of Vedic Astrology in the first term. This is followed by in-depth practice and application of Jyotish in clinical practice through a systematic approach to interpretation of the Jyotish chart. Finally, applications of Jyotish to medical and health conditions is covered in the third term. The training includes jyotish study and practice, case studies and practitioner coaching.
In addition to the formal Jyotish study, we will also evolve the healing aspects of the Consciousness Model by awakening and exploring the Planets and Signs as an Inner Zodiac that exists within your body and energetic anatomy. The connections between Jyotish, Karma, the Koshas,and Chakras will be explored in depth, including related healing practices and the use of traditional and modern remedies to support self-healing and the transformation of your clients.
We will deepen clinical Jyotish assessment skills so you can gain greater confidence in using Jyotish for Spiritual Counselling and Ayurvedic health assessments. You will enhance your understanding of Karma, Human Psychology and the Process of Spiritual Evolution. You will learn Jyotish-specific healing tools, counseling skills and practices to offer clients. And you will also gain a deeper understanding of your Self and your own Karma, while experiencing the transformative power of these teachings and healing practices for yourself.
Pranic Healing Training Program
This class is for anyone (regardless of yoga experience) that wants to bring deeper healing in to their communities and their practice. It’s wonderful modality for Bodyworkers, Energy Workers, Counsellors, Holistic Health Practitioners,Yoga Teachers, or anyone interested in Energy Healing.
Pranic Healing is for everybody. The powerful healing that occurs in sessions or in classes are supported in comfortable positions where relaxation is key. The most important part of the practice is the breath, and the subtle energy techniques that surpass the boundaries of the physical body.
Pranic Healing offers an opportunity to expand and explore your deep consciousness. This class offers you the tools and techniques to heal yourself and others in a gentle, focused, easy and connected way.
Format: Three terms
Total Credit Hours: 750 Hours
Tuition:Total Program Cost – $7000 (ACS + One Elective), Payment Plans Available. Individual Programs $4400 each.
Prerequisite: Completion of the NWA Ayurvedic Health Practitioner Training Program (or equivalent).
Class Size: Limited to 10 students.
Option: Take Individual Electives
Students have the option to take the Advanced Clinical Skills Level II training or they can take any of its components individually:
Advanced Clinical Studies Mentor Program - $4400
Spiritual Mentoring Training Program - $4400
Clinical Jyotish Counseling Training Program - $4400
Pranic Healing Training Program - $4400
I continually use the meditation process and spiritual therapies in my own self-work as well as with clients and have seen incredible changes in both.