Ayurvedic Face, Head, and Foot Massage Training
Hilary Garivaltis, Dean of the Kripalu School of Ayurveda, has 12 years of experience in teaching Ayurvedic daily living tools and Ayurvedic therapy techniques. She received her training at the New England Institute of Ayurvedic…
Full Bio & Programs
For bodyworkers and aestheticians.
Ayurvedic massage restores a sense of calm and balance to the body and nourishes the skin and associated connective tissue. Through this training, you learn about specific energy points in each region and how to use special oils and masks for individualized treatments. The training includes
- Facial massage
- Head massage
- Foot massage.
We also spend time on Ayurvedic fundamentals, including the five elements, three doshas, and the energy points on the body called marmas and how they can be used in restoring balance. Come be nurtured and guided by skilled practitioners and enjoy ample practice time. Ceremony and the use of mantra, or sacred sound, are incorporated to establish a calm and healing environment within which to work.
Note Oils are used throughout the training, so casual clothing is recommended. This course is designed for bodyworkers and aestheticians; others, please direct inquiries to Hilary Garivaltis at email@example.com.
- 13.5 credits for Yoga Alliance (YA), $20 additional charge
- 13.5 credits for Massage and Body Workers (NCBTMB), $20 additional charge
- 13.5 credits for Athletic Trainers (BOC), $20 additional charge
- room & meals pricing
9:00 am–5:00 pm, Monday–Friday
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Choice of Accommodations
The dorms allow for 5–22 people per room, and offer simple bunk beds and nearby hall bathrooms.
- Standard Rooms
- $339 and up
These spare and peaceful rooms measure 8' x 12' and include a double or queen-size bed or platform twin beds.
- Standard Plus Rooms
- $516 and up
These quiet rooms are perfect for those who want a real retreat, and include simple décor, a double or queen-size bed, or twin beds.Learn More