Rejuvenation at your fingertips
Marma therapy or the science of energy points (includes acupressure) is one of Ayurveda’s most powerful tools for relaxation and rejuvenation. It effectively balances the nervous system, regulates the breath, calms the mind, and harmonizes emotions. Learn self-care rituals for daily rejuvenation as well as acupressure protocols for each body area.
7 day intensive with 50 continuing ed hours! Workshop time includes theory, demonstrations, hands-on supervised practice, experiential meditation and yoga classes, self-care protocols, and Q&A time. Hours 9-6 daily with 12-1 lunch break.
TOPICS COVERED: from textbook
History & development of marma therapy in Ayurveda
Introduction to Ayurveda's 3 Doshas or body types- Vata (air), Pitta (fire), Kapha (earth)
Background of Ayurvedic, Yogic, & TCM anatomy
Functions & classifications of marma points
Amazing benefits of marma therapy!
Guidelines for practitioners, stimulation techniques, and addressing specific conditions
The power of aromatherapy- using doshic blends for balance
Using mantras, mudras, sound healing & pranic healing
Integration with other modalities- acupuncture, massage or other types of bodywork, detoxification, reiki or energy work, restorative yoga, meditation, and more
Marketing strategies to promote marma therapy
Marma Points of Ayurveda: Energy Pathways for Healing Body, Mind, and Consciousness, with a Comparison to Traditional Chinese Medicine. by Dr.Vasant Lad and Anisha Durve. Published 2008 by The Ayurvedic Press. Purchase here!
For medical practitioners and healers from any background who want to facilitate deeper relaxation and healing for clients.
Acupuncturists- 50 continuing ed credits available through NCCAOM
Ayurvedic Practitioners- 50 continuing ed credits available through NAMA
Massage Therapists- 50 continuing ed credits available through NCBTMB
Yoga teachers & students
Medical Doctors & Nurses, Midwives
Laypersons who want to use marma therapy for care of family members