Ayurvedic healthcare consultations are the key to cultivating a lifestyle that supports healing and disease prevention, as well as long-term physical, mental, emotional and spiritual wellness. Since every person is a unique individual, every Â treatment program is completely customized to each clientâ€™s individual needs.
Your healing program may include the following classical forms of Ayurvedic treatment:Â Nutrition counseling,Â Lifestyle recommendations,Â Herbal formulas,Â Massage and bodywork, Panchakarma,Â Meditation,Â Yoga,Â Pranayam,Â Sound therapy and mantra,Â Aromatherapy, andÂ Color therapy.
Initial Consultation (2 hrs) $165
During your first visit we will discuss your current concerns and symptoms, as well as your detailed health history. The objective during this consultation is to create a complete physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual picture of who you are through discussion, and pulse and tongue diagnosis. Initial recommendations are given at this time.Â Book your initial Consult now!
Follow-up Visits (1 hr) $90
After your Initial Consultation, a follow-up visit will be scheduled within 1-4 weeks. At this time we can discuss your experience with the given recommendations, make any necessary changes, or explore any challenges you may have experienced. Symptoms will be reviewed for any changes/improvements, and your pulse and tongue will be checked. As Ayurveda is focused on treating the root cause of disease, follow-up visits are important for incorporating recommendations over time. Regular, guided effort will have the most profound impact on your health and well-being.Â Book a follow up visit now!
Ayurvedic Massage (Abhyanga) Â 60-min $90 / 90-min $135
Ayurvedic massage incorporates the use of choreographed movements to calm the body and mind, reduce stress, and nourish the deep tissues. As Ayurveda sees each person as unique, the herbalized oils used and the nature of the massage are adapted to your specific needs.Â Book an Ayurvedic massage now!
About our Ayurvedic Healthcare Practitioner:
CourtneyÂ LaCava, founder ofÂ DakiniÂ Ayurveda, is a ClinicalÂ AyurvedicÂ Specialist, Massage Therapist, Certified Yoga Teacher, andÂ PanchakarmaÂ Specialist. She is also a member of theÂ NationalÂ AyurvedicÂ Medical Association. She completed herÂ training with Dr. MarcÂ HalpernÂ at California College ofÂ Ayurveda, the longest running, state-approvedÂ AyurvedicÂ Medicine college and professional training program for the study ofÂ AyurvedaÂ andÂ PanchaÂ Karma in America. Courtney has also had the honor of studying pulse diagnosis with Dr.Â VasantÂ Lad at TheÂ AyurvedicÂ Institute, and has been an avid yoga practitioner for over 12 years.
Courtneyâ€™s journey towardsÂ AyurvedaÂ began in 1999 with her first yoga class. Turning inward through yoga awakened a profound realization of the bodyâ€™s innate capacity to heal itself through a life of balance. During a yoga teacher training course at YogaÂ MandalaÂ in 2006, in one profound and unforgettable instant, her teacher introduced the enlightened concepts ofÂ Ayurveda. Not long after, Courtney began her formal studies at California College ofÂ Ayurveda. In addition to herÂ AyurvedicÂ andÂ YogicÂ studies, she holds a masters degree fromÂ UCÂ San Diego.Â Though not a Californian by birth, she is a Californian at heart, living in the great state since 1998.