Parthena’s long time passion for health and wellness led her to the ancient healing modality, Ayurveda. She has studied with some of the best Ayurvedic doctors in the world, including Dr. Lad and Dr. Robert Svoboda. As a seeker, she has lived on an ashram, traveled the world, and has been a teacher for decades. Parthena is recognized by the professional governing body, the National Ayurvedic Medical Association having completed over 2,000 hours of formal study. She is also a licensed massage therapist and a registered yoga teacher, R.Y.T. 200.