ABOUT ME....or link to COMMUNITY

Ahara’s professional background is quite extensive. She has a Bachelor of Arts Degree, Psychology from C.U. Boulder. She is a LMT as well as a Nationally Certified Medical Massage Therapist and a certified Biodynamic Craniosacral therapist. Ahara currently practices Aquatic Bodywork and is a senior instructor through WABA (Worldwide Aquatic Bodywork Association). She teaches Basic WATSU®, WATSU® I & II & III, Intro to Healing Dance, Healing Dance I & II and Healing Dance Underwater Basics. She is teaching mostly in Denver, Santa Fe, Austin and Sedona, and is happy to travel to other locations. She has served on the WABA ESAC (Educational Standards Advisory Board, 2004-8) and for the past 8 years has served on the WABA U.S. ethics committee.

Ahara is an Ayurvedic Postpartum Doula and a Pancha Karma Specialist. She currently teaches Postpartum classes through Sacred Window School and Ayurved Sadhana. She began working as a Postpartum Doula in the late 1970's. Ahara was a member of APPPAH (The Association For Prenatal and Perinatal Psychology and Health) and was a certified instructor of their 16-hour Embodiment Seminar for Educators Parents and Birth Professionals. 

 

While studying and working with noted Hawaiian Kahunas, Ahara developed diverse energy understandings and has expanded those understandings as a Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapist and a Polarity Therapy Life Coach. She is a certified yoga instructor for 25+ years.


For 15 years she worked with a team of practitioners as a Soul Alchemist, 

facilitating people in life transitions and healing life traumas.

She is a Minister through Center for Soulful Living, and continues in the

frontiers of her own personal healing work. 

 

Ahara has a private practice in Santa Fe, N.M., with her primary focus being preconception and pre & perinatal bodywork, coaching and education.

She is also available to assist people with whatever their physical or spiritual issues may be.


 

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Licenses, Degrees and Certifications

  •  2021 Integrated Prenatal and Perinatal Dynamics

  • 2019 Advanced Polarity Life Coach

  • 2017 Ministerial License, Center for Soulful Living

  • 2017 Cerified Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapist

  • 2015 Ayurved Sadhana School Faculty

  • 2014 APPPAH Trainer for Educators & Parents/ Embodiment Seminar      

  • 2007 New Mexico Massage License #5682 

  • 2007 Advanced Aromatherapy Alchemist

  • 2006 Nationally Certified Medical Massage Therapist: NCMMT #1178

  • 2005 Healing Dance Aquatic Bodywork Instructor

     Intro to Healing Dance, HD 1 & 2 and HD Underwater Basics.

  • 2003 WABA (WorldWide Aquatic Bodywork) Senior Instructor Basic WATSU® , WATSU® 1, 2 & 3

  • 2000-2004 Rocky Mountain Institute of Yoga & Ayurveda (RMIYA)

  • 2000 Certified Massage Therapist

  • 1999 Ayurvedic Postpartum Doula

  • 1999 Sacred Window School Faculty

  • 1999 WABA Certified Aquatic Therapist

  • 1989 Bachelor of Arts Degree, Psychology

  • 1985 Postpartum Sevedar (Doula) KYI

  • 1977 Certified Kundalini Yoga Instructor

     Updated credentials 1982, 1998 and 2000​