Certified Ayurvedic Practitioner, Registered Yoga Teacher and Touch for Health Certified
Juliet Jivanti is the Director of the Ayurvedic Health Center which she established in 2006. Over the years, the Ayurvedic Health Center has grown to include Licensed Massage Practitioners, a Certified Hypnotherapist, a Vibrational Medicine Healer and rotating interns. Most recently, we’ve added a retail Ayurvedic Wellness Shop. Juliet is a Certified Ayurvedic Practitioner, Registered Yoga Teacher and Touch for Health Certified Practitioner.
Juliet is a graduate of The Ayurvedic Institute and student of Dr. Vasant Lad. As a diet and lifestyle practitioner, she leads educational workshops, teaches Ayurvedic Yoga, provides individual health consultations and employs Ayurvedic therapeutic treatments and herbology. In addition, Panchakarma seasonal cleansing is offered to aid clients in regaining their natural state of balanced health. Juliet has interned with both Jaisri M. Lambert and Dr. Alakananda Ma and completed Touch for Health training with Dr. Wayne Topping. She released Ayurvedic Yoga: Yoga for Your Body Type DVD in 2010. Currently she is expanding her knowledge of Western, Ayurvedic, and Chinese herbs by taking the Professional Herbalism Course with K.P. Khalsa. Juliet’s hope is to generate interest in the ancient practice of Ayurveda which is a gentle path to holistic health.
Laura Ann Smith
Certified Ayurvedic Practitioner, Licensed Massage Practitioner and Certified Hypnotherapist
Laura Ann Smith is the Assistant Director at the Ayurvedic Health Center. She brings over 12 years of massage practice together with her training in Ayurvedic principles and therapies in order to provide deep and nurturing bodywork. The treatments combine the ancient methods utilized in Ayurveda for nourishing and detoxifying with the intuitive touch of a practiced therapist. Laura has also been trained to serve clients with hypnotherapy to help explore and/or release mental or emotional habits that have become obstacles to happiness and spritual emergence. Laura also provides bodywork and guidance to clients during the Panchakarma seasonal cleanse.
WELLNESS SHOP MANAGER AND CO-OWNER
Vibrational Medicine Practitioner and Certified Energy Healer
Ashlie is a graduate of The Earthwalk School of Energy Healing. Her approach combines cross cultural methods based on ancient wisdom and philosophy blended with modern science. Her methods focus on the East Indian chakra system and utilize western philosophies of psychology and human development. Each session is designed around the client’s needs, based on their physical, emotional, mental, and spiritual state at the time. Sessions are focused on chakra clearing and balancing, and deep grounding work. She provides energy balancing for the nervous, lymphatic, spinal, respiratory systems, and also for cancer. She utilizes breath, sound, color, light, aromatherapy, acutonics, and applied kinesiology as needed, to assist in the process. Ashlie provides a compassionate, safe space to facilitate personal healing and growth.
Licensed Massage Practitioner
As a massage practitioner it is Laura’s goal to assist her clients in achieving a deep state of peace and relaxation in which true healing can occur. Throughout our day to day lives the body can become unbalanced and energy pathways can become stagnant leading to dysfunction in the form of pain, tension or emotional discomfort. Laura uses her compassion, knowledge of the body, and intuition to provide a nurturing and healing massage experience. She employs a variety of massage techniques including Swedish, myofascial, neuromuscular, craniosacral and Ayurvedic to meet each client’s individual needs. Laura received her massage education from Whatcom Community College and also holds a B.A. in Psychology from Linfield College in McMinnville, OR. In her spare time Laura enjoys hiking, yoga, and spending time with friends and family.