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Amy Uma Thompson, CAP, LMBT, CAPPD

Faculty Member

Uma Thompson is a Certified Ayurvedic Practitioner, Pancakarma Clinician and Ayurvedic Postpartum Doula. She is also a Licensed Massage Therapist and Certified Yoga Instructor and Herbalist. She has been practicing holistic health care for almost two decades with deep passion to support wellness on an individual and planetary level.

Uma began her study in Ayurveda in 1998, when she completed a yearlong intensive at The Rocky Mountain Institute of Yoga and Ayurveda, in Boulder, CO. During the program Uma studied with many great teachers including Dr. John Douillard, Dr. Sarita Shrestha, Sarasvati Bhurman, Ysha Oakes, and Terra Rafael. During this study Uma specialized in women’s health and became a certified Postpartum Ayurvedic Doula. Following these studies, Uma graduated from The Ayurvedic Institute in 2007 where she studied under Vasant Lad, BAM&S, MASc. Uma also completed a private internship with Dr. Alakananda Ma of Alandi School of Ayurveda, in Boulder, CO in 2008. It is Uma’s deeper intention to help reweave the web of planetary interconnection and wholeness with all of life.