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Certificate in Ayurvedic Healing


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The Certificate in Ayurvedic Healing course is designed to give participants a strong foundation in the ancient principles and practice of Ayurveda - the traditional medicine of India, which originated over 5,000 years ago, with a focus on practical application in day to day modern life.

Ayurveda places an emphasis on re-establishing balance on all levels through a healthy diet, lifestyle, exercise and body cleansing supporting the health of mind, body and spirit.

Studies within the Certificate in Ayurvedic Healing place an emphasis on both theoretical and experiential learning to incorporate this truly holistic healing framework into your life and include Ayurvedic Medicine and Healing to an advanced level, Ayurvedic Psychology and insights into Ayurveda's sister sciences of Yoga and Vedic astrology.

The Certificate in Ayurvedic Healing provides the perfect opportunity to pursue your passion for Ayurveda, whether that be to apply within your own life to live in balance, or to incorporate into current practice.

 

Course Duration: 1 Year Part-time (four subjects)

Commences: Annual intake starts 8 March 2023

 

Course Program Delivery:

Study Period 1:  Ayurvedic Medicine -An Introduction. The first 2 classes are held on-campus followed by 8 live online classes.

Study Period 2: Advanced Ayurveda is delivered live online, and Ayurvedic Psychology is held on-campus as a two-day intensive

Study Period 3: Ayurvedic for Self-Healing. The first 2 classes are held on campus followed by 8 live online classes.

Note: Where on-campus classes are scheduled attendance is strongly encouraged. however, the option to listen to an audio recording is available for students residing outside of greater Sydney.

 

Your Trainer

The course is developed and delivered by Dr Shaun Matthews a Medical Practitioner, Ayurveda and Yoga Therapist and author based in Sydney.

 

Testimonials

I completed this course and absolutely loved it!!! My life continues to get better with what I have learnt at Nature Care with Dr Shaun Matthews. - Much gratitude Linda

This course changed my life.  So much valuable knowledge received.
Dr Shaun Matthews was a great teacher and shared an abundance of resources with us. – Helen

Thank you for a life transforming journey it was phenomenal! - Valeria

 

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UNITS OF STUDY

Introduction to Ayurvedic Medicine

Description: This unit of study introduces students to the philosophy and principles of this fascinating energetic system of healing, first recognised by the rishi (seers) of ancient India. Students will learn about their unique Ayurvedic body type and how to balance the bodymind using practical tools such as food, kitchen herbs, daily routines and yogic practises.

Learning Hours: Learning hours are inclusive of all supervised and prescribed activities throughout the duration of this unit of study. These may include lectures, assessments, prescribed reading, research, assignments and activities.

Assessment
This unit is assessed by:

  • One written assignment
  • Class participation

Pre-requisites: Nil


Advanced Ayurvedic Healing

Description: This course builds on material covered and skills developed in Ayurveda for Self-Healing. It explores in greater detail the philosophies that underpin Ayurveda and how health imbalances and disease can develop in an individual. Students will also refine their understanding of how to use food as medicine through Ayurvedic food combining and the yogic diet. They will also be introduced to Ayurvedic Aromatherapy, yogic eye exercise to improve vision and oil gargle, known as gandush. Time will be devoted to how Ayurveda understands the ageing process and how to age more gracefully using Ayurveda, Yoga and Meditation. The principles of Vaastu (Vedic Fend Shui) will also be explored.

 

Assessment
This unit is assessed by:

  • One written assignment
  • Class participation


Pre-requisites: Introduction to Ayurvedic Medicine, Ayurveda For Self Healing


Co-requisites: Nil


Ayurvedic Psychology

Description: This course is designed to give you an understanding of Ayurvedic and Yogic approaches to working with the mind. You will be taught how to assess mental temperament and will then be guided through various practices used to promote emotional, mental and spiritual harmony in day-to-day living. Students will also be introduced to allied Vedic sciences such as Vedic Astrology and Vedanta.

Learning Hours: Learning hours are inclusive of all supervised and prescribed activities throughout the duration of this subject. These may include lectures, assessments, prescribed reading, research, assignments and activities.

Assessment
This subject is assessed by:

  • One written assignment
  • Class participation

Pre-requisites: Introduction to Ayurvedic Medicine
NB: Students must have some prior knowledge of Ayurvedic Medicine or Psychology to enrol in this course.


Ayurveda For Self Healing

Description: This course is is particularly suited to students wishing to deepen their understanding of Ayurvedic principles and their practical use in a contemporary setting. Students will receive a more detailed grounding in Ayurvedic physiology and will develop skills in Ayurvedic self-diagnosis using the pulse and the tongue. They will also be introduced to Ayurvedic self-healing approaches using food, massage, kitchen herbs, holistic detoxing and rejuvenation practices.

Learning Hours: Learning hours are inclusive of all supervised and prescribed activities throughout the duration of this subject. These may include lectures, assessments, prescribed reading, research, assignments and activities.

Assessment
This subject is assessed by:

  • One written assignment
  • Class participation

Co-requisites: Introduction to Ayurvedic Medicine




You enrol and pay on a term by term basis.

Year 1 Fees:

Term 1 : $665.00

Term 2 : $1,260.00

Term 3 : $665.00

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