In Externship-Internship, client encounter is described as a student having Observation, Direct Hands-On and One-On-One experience with a client. Student is encouraged to develop a stable of clients, that can each receive an initial intake, with three or more follow up visits in order to establish positive outcome experiences.

Observation:  Observing the Teacher and or Ayurvedic Practitioner in a classroom or clinical environment.

Direct Supervision: Working one on one or within a small group of Students having an encounter with a client, with the Teacher and or Ayurvedic Practitioner present. Students will be required to provide recommendations in client assessments.

One-On-One/Direct or Indirect:  Student directly conducting the encounter with the client in a more intimate and professional environment. All Recommendations and Follow ups are supervised directly with the Supervised Practitioner and delivered by the Student. Student is responsible for all recommendations (to be approved by supervisor) and for Scheduling time with Practitioner.


Hands-on Intensive in January:

In this hands-on course students will observe Dr. Vaidya and Dr. Kale assess 15 clients. Students will record all of Dr. Vaidya’s findings in their individual client assessment packets. Students will witness at least 15 observations including: Client’s Health History, Tongue Diagnosis, Nail Diagnosis, Eye Diagnosis, Blood Pressure findings, Pulse Findings, Recommendations for Client and etc. This course is designed to empower students through mentorship observation, while also launching them into keeping their own records for client intake forms.

Dates: This class will start on Friday January 19th, through Saturday January 20th, 9:30 am – 6:00 pm MT. In-person, in Superior, Colorado. 

Please check the calendar for details dates: http://ayurvedsadhana.com/events

  • Fri, Jan 19, 9:30 am – 6:00 pm MT
  • Sat, Jan 20, 9:30 am – 6:00 pm MT



The internship will help students to develop their abilities and skills, diet and lifestyle counseling, client’s condition assessment and history, taking Ayurvedic vital signs and client’s communication and well-being outcome.

One-on-One classes will start on Monday February 5th through Monday May 20th, 1 Hour per student. In-person, in Superior, Colorado or Online. Sign-up sheet is going to be shared on Google docs with time slots allotted.

Please check the calendar for details dates: http://ayurvedsadhana.com/events

  • February:
    • Mon, Feb 5, 1 Hr./Student
    • Mon, Feb 12, 1 Hr./Student
    • Mon, Feb 19, 1 Hr./Student
    • Mon, Feb 26, 1 Hr./Student
  • March:
    • Mon, Mar 5, 1 Hr./Student
    • Mon, Mar 12, 1 Hr./Student
    • Mon, Mar 19, 1 Hr./Student
  • April:
    • Mon, Apr 2, 1 Hr./Student
    • Mon, Apr 9, 1 Hr./Student
    • Mon, Apr 16, 1 Hr./Student
    • Mon, Apr 23, 1 Hr./Student
    • Mon, Apr 30, 1 Hr./Student
  • May:
    • Mon, May 7, 1 Hr./Student
    • Mon, May 14, 1 Hr./Student
    • Mon, May 21, 1 Hr./Student

Instructor: Dr. Bharat Vaidya

Price: $500 / Semester

Class Format: In-person, in Superior, Colorado near Boulder

Credits: 1 Credit 

Text Book(s)/Notes: Students will receive PowerPoint notes prior to class