How do you pursue a Career in Ayurvedic Therapy?

Rakshanda Tiwari
Aug 2 · 3 min read

There are many nuances of a Career in Ayurvedic Therapy. For me understanding Why I want to choose a Career in Ayurvedic Therapy is phenomenally more important than figuring out How to get into Ayurvedic Therapy. I was Googling about a Career in Ayurvedic Therapy and was lucky to find: https://www.lifepage.in/career/20170303-0003/Science/Medicine — Ayurveda/Career-in-Ayurvedic-Therapy/hindi

Gautam Kumar’s overview!

Gautam Kumar invested 14 years in Ayurvedic Therapy. Gautam Kumar has worked in Ayurvedic Therapy as Therapist in Self Employed. In Gautam Kumar’s own words, this is how Gautam Kumar got into Ayurvedic Therapy: “I did my schooling from Rishikesh. I am from a family of ancient Ayurvedic professionals. I started learning from my childhood about herbs and medication from my grandfather. It has been 14 years, I am practicing ayurvedic massages and healing with herbs. I am also teaching the same to various people coming from India or foreign nations in Rishikesh in my own centre.”

Career Video on Ayurvedic Therapy

In a video, Gautam Kumar has talked about various aspects of a Career in Ayurvedic Therapy. Gautam Kumar started by explaining Ayurvedic Therapy as: “It is an ancient medical science which deals with wellness and sickness with the help of natural herbs and ayurvedic massages. It deals with the five basic elements in the universe. It helps in not only physical treatment but with the mental stability and balance.” It was an amazing video with great information.

In this video Education was discussed as theoretical topics needed to excel at Ayurvedic Therapy, and not as Qualifications needed to enter Ayurvedic Therapy. Gautam Kumar touches upon these in the Education section of the Video:

  • Five Basic Elements
  • Anatomy
  • Study of Ayurveda

Gautam Kumar then explains why these Skills are essential for a Career in Ayurvedic Therapy:

  • Communication
  • Patience
  • Time Management
  • Types of Body

Gautam Kumar believes that the following are some of the Positives of a Career in Ayurvedic Therapy:

  • Personal Fitness
  • Satisfaction
  • Life Long Learning

And, Gautam Kumar believes that one needs to prepare for following Challenges of a Career in Ayurvedic Therapy:

  • Costly Treatments
  • Competition
  • Authenticity of Herbs
  • Client Dealing

In the final section of the video Gautam Kumar talks about How a day goes in a Career in Ayurvedic Therapy. This video is by far the best video on a Career in Ayurvedic Therapy, that I have ever come across. To see the full Talk, one needs to install the LifePage Career Talks App. Here is a direct deep link of the Video: https://lifepage.app.link/20170303-0003

Similar Career Talks on LifePage

I continued with my research on LifePage and thoroughly studied these links to gain more perspective:

  1. https://www.lifepage.in/career/20170114-0001/Science/Medicine — Ayurveda/Career-in-Ayurveda/english
  2. https://www.lifepage.in/career/20180129-0001/Science/Medicine — Ayurveda/Career-in-Naturotherapy/english
  3. https://www.lifepage.in/career/20161230-0001/Science/Medicine — Ayurveda/Career-in-Ayurveda/english
  4. https://www.lifepage.in/career/20171114-0003/Science/Medicine — Ayurveda/Career-in-Ayurveda/english

Career Counseling 2.0

This disposition on a Career in Ayurvedic Therapy was just the starting point of my research on LifePage. LifePage has made a science of Career Counseling. Its awareness focussed approach is much more practical and action-oriented rather than absolutely any other Career platform. I suggest you learn more about them on: https://www.lifepage.in

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