In this training students learn to administer the Ayurvedic therapies that are part of a postpartum protocol. During the training, you will administer treatments to clients, supporting them during their process.
Ayur-Doula is the title given to someone who has completed a certified training as an Ayurvedic Postpartum Doula or Specialist. In addition to serving the role of a postpartum doula, an Ayur-Doula understands the Ayurvedic principles involved in restoring strength, vitality and balance in maternal and infant physiology after childbirth. These are various types of doulas: pregnancy doulas, birth doulas, labor doulas, postpartum doulas, and then there are Ayur-Doulas.
Being of service in a healing capacity offers an enormous opportunity for self-reflection, personal healing and professional growth. The program is designed to support students in gaining competency to perform Ayurvedic body therapies for the purpose of shodhana (cleansing measures) and shamana (palliative measure), and to support and help deliver post-partum treatment program designed by an Ayurvedic Doctor or Ayurvedic Practitioner.
There are no prerequisites for this program.
Students will receive a Certificate of Completion from Yoga Veda Institute.