Anja Orttmann-Heuser

  • Born 1964, married, two children and a Swiss White Shepherd Dog
  • Pharmacy studies in Germany
  • Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Nutritional Sciences at the University of Toronto (Canada)
  • Many years employed and freelance in healthcare, pharmacy and pharmaceutical industry (areas of strategy/marketing, training/education)  
  • Yoga teacher since 2010, trained in Hatha Yoga (Viniyoga/ TKV Desikachar) with Michael de Manincor, PhD, in Sydney, Australia
  • Direct student of AG and Indra Mohan, Chennai since 2013.
  • Yoga therapy training with Svastha Yogatherapy (2013-2017) and continuing education.
  • Basic studies in Ayurvedic medicine (training institute EIVS, Switzerland, 2015-2017 with internship in India): Focus on nutrition and lifestyle/order therapy, Dravyaguna/phytotherapy.
  • Ayurveda consultant for nutrition and lifestyle since 2016.
  • Naturopath working in own naturopathic practice since Jan 2021.
  • Advanced studies in Ayurveda Medicine at the European Ayurveda Academy in Birstein (2021-2023) with internships in Birstein (2021) and in the Habichtswald Clinic Kassel (April 2023)
  • Appointment as scientific advisor at the BDYoga (January 2023)
  • Publications on yoga therapy for diabetes II in Erfahrungsheilkunde, 03/2023 and Co.Med 07/2023

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