SomaVeda® Thai Table for Bodyworkers and Therapist

Ayurveda Thai Table Bodywork

April 25th & 26th. 2020

NAIC Seminary: (All day Saturday & Sunday) Call (706) 358-8646 for registration or other information.

Yes, that’s right! Aachan, Dr. Anthony B. James, the “Father” of Thai Yoga Therapy in the US is blessing and sharing with us his sacred teachings, bountiful wisdom, and uncompromising JOY! They say imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. If that is true then Dr. J’s. teaching on adaptations of the Thai Traditional Medicine to the Massage Table is highly sought after by many Thai Yoga and Thai Massage Teachers! Consider training with the source! Now you can learn the Ayurvedic Thai Table Bodywork applications for Ministers, Healers, Therapist and Physicians from the Master in person! Additional Instruction will be by Lead TYC Staff Teacher of The Year 2019 and Certified Advanced Practitioner Khruu Rob McAulay!

“SomaVeda® Thai Yoga Table Massage” for Bodyworkers and Therapist

Ancient Thai Yoga on the Table

This two day training and healing intensive & retreat is slated to be a magical three days of SomaVeda® Thai style Physical Therapy, Indigenous Medicine and healing. SomaVeda® Thai Yoga on the “Table” as therapy modality allows the practitioner the versatility to practice SomaVeda® Thai Yoga Therapy techniques on clients while on the “massage” table instead of the traditional mat or futon. 20 CEUs FSMBT & 10 Hrs. NCBTMB. Please let us know if you need lodging!


Early Bird Special Tuition!!

Sign up now and save $50.00 off full tuition!

Only $350.00!!

Full Tuition at the Door $400.00

Somaveda® Table Thai Yoga: Just because we are indigenous and traditional does not mean we are not innovative! SomaVeda® applications and procedures for the massage table are found in all levels of professional certificate and Ayurveda programs.

Featuring innovative work on the translation and adaptation of traditional SomaVeda® position treatment methods for the ‘ Modern Massage Table. This beautiful Thai Yoga Table Massage was first demonstrated by Dr. Anthony James nationally in the US in 1991 at the AOBTA (American Oriental Bodywork Therapy Association) National conference in New Orleans.

Unlike using the Thai Yoga Massage Mats or futon style mat, this work is appropriate for the work place, corporate and/ or industrial settings as well as conventional yoga therapy, Ayurveda treatment and Massage Therapy venues.

SomaVeda® Thai Yoga Table Massage incorporates virtually every conceivable Seated Thai Yoga Massage and Yoga Therapy technique, Asana and Vinyasana. Learn how to do all the primary Thai Massage flows, using the Massage Therapy table for advantage and leverage. Thai Yoga Table reduces and or eliminates repetitive stress resulting from common massage practice.

Want to see a professional Full Length Award Winning DVD Class on SomaVeda® Thai Yoga Table? We have this for you!

The Ultimate Thai Massage Video: Basic Table Techniques – Massage Therapy Training – Learn How To Do Table Thai Yoga Massage

This is very similar work to that practiced in virtually all of the 160 plus Veterans Hospitals in Thailand. We also incorporate methods given to us by Grand Master Anantasuk of the Anantasuk Thai Massage school famous for their programs at the Wiangklaikangwan Industrial college under patronage of the Thai King and Royal family. Dr. Anthony B. James is a recognized Aachan in the Anantasuk school and Wat Po Association of Thai Traditional Medical Schools. Dr. James is also a Thai UTTS (Union of Thai Traditional Medicine Society) Lifetime Licensed Traditional Thai Doctor!

Early Bird Special Tuition!!

Sign up now and save $50.00 off full tuition!

Only $350.00!!

Full Tuition at the Door $400.00

CEU’s: 20 CEUs FSMBT & 10 Hrs. NCBTMB.

SomaVeda® Thai Yoga Table techniques and applications are perfect for PT’s, Physical Therapist, Massage Therapist or any holistic minded healer, Doctor or Therapist looking to expand their clinical offerings!

Even if your NOT a Massage professional, SomaVeda® Thai Yoga Table, under our program, can be practiced anywhere in the US legally!

This course, using the unique SomaVeda® philosophy brings the idea of using a conventional massage table for therapy to the next higher evolution. This means more work, more benefit to both the therapists and client with less effort and risk of debilitating injury. Learn how to affect the whole person in this most portable of treatment protocols

* Deposit donation is non-refundable as per NAIC Cancellation and Refund Policy.

** Final balance after deposit is due no later than by 5:00pm April 1st. 2020.


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5th. Annual, 2020 Advanced SomaVeda® Thai Yoga Teachers Intensive

Dr. Anthony B. James, Khruu Buddhai Sawan Institute 1984

Thai Yoga Center


5th. Annual, Advanced SomaVeda® Teachers Intensive and Gathering

Attend the SomaVeda® Advanced Thai Yoga Teachers Seminary Program scheduled for August 13th – 16th. 2019 here at the Thai Yoga Center.

This will be four days of advanced, intensive training and community sharing in a variety of advanced topics.

Please Note! This is a closed class. Restricted Access Rules Apply: Only SomaVeda College of Natural Medicine enrolled Ministerial students, TCP enrolled (CTP2/ 3) and or Graduate SomaVeda® Certified Teachers will be eligible to attend. No exceptions.

The partial list of emphasis will include:
1) Advanced variations and applications for all basic levels including for Mat, Table, Chair, and Walker
2) Reishi Yoga, “SomaVeda® Thai Reishi Hand Yoga”
3) SomaVeda® TAELR:  (Tok Sen, Manaka, Hammer & Probe, Gua Sha, Dewy Mai, Bamboo Magic®, Original Thai Style IAMFR) Therapies and protocols for pain, myalgia, myalitus, fascitus, Trigger Point syndromes etc. Proven clinical protocols to build your practice!
4) Adjunct Therapies:
– Photo-bio-modulation (Far Infra-red), Vibration, Magnets and Crystals in SomaVeda® Protocols,
– SomaVeda® OPT™/ CDT- Complex Decongestive Therapy (including Women’s Breast Care, Lactation Assistance and Breast/ Chest Therapy Protocols for women and men.),
– SomaVeda® Thai Yoga Facials (Also incorporating OPT™, TAELR™)
SomaVeda® Bolster Magic®,
– SomaVeda® Restorative Yoga
– SomaVeda® Thai Yoga Reflexology (Also incorporating OPT™, TAELR™ for successful treatment Fascitis, Neuropathies, Ankle, SHoulder and Knee issues)
5) SomaVeda® Guest Teacher Presentations
6) Teacher exchange sessions,
7) SomaVeda® Multiple Therapist Techniques
8) SomaVeda® Walking Massage (Erewon Method and TAELR™- Walker, Bamboo Pole)
9) Advanced SomaVeda® Thai Yoga and Ayurveda Theory: Sen Lines Location and Theory (Using new Life Size 3D Sen Line and Marma/ Lom class room model!) Thai Acupressure Points (Learn 20 top Points)
10) SomaVeda® Homeopressure (Using Homeopathics to enhance release of Thai Acupoints)
11) SomaVeda® Electro-HomeoTherapeutic Generator ( How to make your own Homeopathic/ Herbal/ Energetic remedies for your clients safely, reliably and cheaply. Add a new modality complimentary to your existing SomaVeda® Therapeutic Day practice to bring greater benefits to your clients, make remedies for them to take home which are more powerful and personalized vs. store bought remedies, develop your own personal repertoire of traditional, homeopathic, Ayurvedic, Native American remedies specific to you and your clients needs. You will be actually practicing assessing and making remedies to take home with you!  We are working on a special guest teacher for the Homeopathic portion!
12) Ayurveda Concepts & Pancha Karma for those Graduate Teachers qualifying for the Ayurveda Health Counselor and or Ayurvedic Yoga Therapist Certificate who have not received them yet!
13) Marketing strategies and lesson plans for all classes and more. We will be hosting a round table discussion among all teachers present on success strategies.

14) Introduction: NEW Vital Health Assesment/ Medical-Clinical Wellness and Health Assessment (St. John POC) program now on-line for Advanced SomaVeda® practitioners! We are the only Ayurveda and Thai Yoga clinical program able to offer clients a complete 34 test medical health screening for catastrophic illnesses! All Attendees will have a full clinical Wellness assessment experience.

15) Introduction: Intro to our Foundational Martial Arts of Progressive American Karate (P.A.K.), Buddhai Sawan Krabi Krabong, Mahpalindo Kali, Pekiti Tersia Kali, Muay Boran and Arnis de Mano! We will explore the traditional roots of the SomaVeda Integrated Traditional Therapies® roots and origins in the traditional Martial Arts. We will practice the Wai Khruu, Reussi Dottan, Clock system and basic self defense concepts using stick and empty hand. Look for updates on Guest Instructors specific for this class to join with Ajahn Dr. J.

A 40 hour Advanced Continuing Education hr.Certificate will be issued to all attendees. This course meets the annual CE requirements for all SomaVeda® Certified Teachers.

Between now and then I will be taking your suggestions as to any other advanced topics you would like to see in putting the program together. I and senior staff will be hosting and teaching. Advanced SomaVeda® Certified Teacher’s Khruu Dr. Julie James, Khruu Rob McAuley, and special guest teachers (TBA) will be assisting.

We are accepting submissions for presentations by and from SomaVeda® Thai Yoga Certified Teachers and or Graduates from SCNM. If interested in making a presentation to fellow teachers and advanced students contact Dr. J with your proposal include topic and length of time needed.

Additional activities will include a Sweat Lodge ceremony.  Before or after your training you can visit local beaches and or State Parks convenient to the school. This will be your opportunity to practice and network with SomaVeda® teachers from around the country!

We will be offering special tuition and housing included rate of only $270.00 per person in advance (Early registration ends April 1st.) and $320.00 (April 2 – July 1st. 2020) for TCP Grads.

$350.00 for CTP 2/ 3’s who want to attend as well. Reserve with $100.00 deposit balance by April 1st. 2020. $400.00 (late registration after July 8th. 2020) If planning on attending, please contact Dr. Julie directly. Food is not included, however, we may have a meal plan option available as well.

Registration: To register send a written request to Dr. Julie James email to verify eligibility and invoice for NAIC Donation.

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