Matthew Gindin, R.Ac; Ay.C
Matthew has been an Ayurvedic Counsellor since 2006. In 2011 he became an Acupuncturist in order to deepen his ability to help his clients. He is also a meditation, yoga and qigong instructor and lectures regularly on ayurveda, chinese medicine, graeco-arabic medicine, meditation, and world wisdom traditions. Matthew teaches Ayurveda: Mind/Body Healing (AMB02) at the Institute of Holistic Nutrition’s Vancouver campus.
AMB 02 Ayurveda: Mind/Body Healing
This course incorporates the philosophy of Holistic Nutrition with spiritual and psychological approaches towards attaining optimal health, through the connection and benefits of sound body and mind. This course will explain the principles and practical applications of Ayurveda, the oldest healing system in the world. Students will learn about the three forces – Vata, Pitta and Kapha, that combine in each being into a distinct constitution. Practical dietary and lifestyle recommendations for different constitutions will also be explored in real case studies.