Seema Kudesia BA, RH, DNM
Seema Kudesia draws on a world of experience in her practice, specializing in Ayurveda, herbal medicine and natural medicine. Her multidisciplinary suite of skills and knowledge allows Seema the flexibility to select the optimal approach to return her patients to wellness, whether they are suffering from acute or chronic diseases or syndromes, degenerative diseases or mechanical injures. Seema seeks to bring balance to the body’s systems when they are misaligned. Imbalances can show up in many forms, for example as diabetes, hypertension, bursitis, Parkinson’s disease or anemia, to name a few. She draws on her unique background and extensive experience in diagnosis, including assessment, prevention and treatment. In addition to using her finely honed technical skills, Seema is guided by a philosophy of helping others and has an unrelenting determination to see her patients reclaim their health.
Through her own extensive research, Seema has developed many proven medicinal formulations. She keeps abreast of new developments and where to locate the best natural products. From her many years of research, Seema is skilled at formulating and developing alternative medicines to treat chronic diseases and general health problems. She is highly accomplished in compounding and transforming natural ingredients into herbal teas, powdered herbs, syrups and oils. Seema teaches Ayurveda: Mind/Body Healing at the Institute of Holistic Nutrition’s Ottawa 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.