Ayurvedic Yoga Therapist Certification

March 19 - 31, 2015


Marc Halpern (Siva)

Dr. Marc Halpern is the founder and President of the California College of Ayurveda and the author of the popular book, Healing Your Life: Lessons on the Path of Ayurveda. A leader in the profession, he is the co-founder of the National Ayurvedic Medical Association and the California Association of Ayurvedic Medicine. He sits on the advisory boards of Light on Ayurveda Journal in the United States and the Journal of Research and Education in Indian Medicine in India. His contributions to the field have earned him the highest level of awards in both countries. Dr. Halpern is a Clinical Ayurvedic Specialist, a certified Sivananda Yoga Teacher and a Chiropractor.


Marisa Laursen (Sri Devi)

Marisa Laursen (Sri Devi), CAS, AYT, is a graduate and a senior member of the faculty of the California College of Ayurveda with certifications as a Clinical Ayurvedic Specialist, Pancha Karma Specialist and Ayurvedic Yoga Therapist. She is a Sivananda Yoga Teacher, has an active clinical practice in Chino, California and is a member of the National Ayurvedic Medical Association.