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Karta Purkh Singh Khalsa, Yogaraj (Ayurveda), DN-C, RH, LMT, NCTMB, CC, NAMAPM

School of Naturopathic Medicine

 Title

 

Adjunct Faculty

 Focus

 

Botanical Medicine

 Education

 

ND, MSOM, National College of Naturopathic Medicine, 2005

CNM, Oregon Health & Science University, 2009

 Office Phone

 

503.552.1848

 Email

 

mhenriksen@ncnm.edu

 Courses

 
BOT610 Botanical Medicine
BOT704E Ayurvedic Herbs

 

 

Karta Purkh Singh Khalsa, Yogaraj (Ayurveda), DN-C, RH, LMT, NCTMB, CC, NAMAPM, has over 40 years of experience in holistic medicine, and is one of the foremost natural healing experts in North America. Khalsa is the president of the American Herbalists Guild, and is a respected teacher, writer and lecturer.

Khalsa is a state certified dietitian and nationally registered herbalist, nationally certified massage therapist, a certified education provider for The National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork and the Florida State Board of Massage Therapy and senior editor for The Harvard University Natural Standard.

Having presented at over 200 national conferences, Mr. Khalsa feels at home presenting to the general public or to professionals in specialized training programs. He is a professor at Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and faculty member in the Botanical Medicine Department of Bastyr University and National College of Natural Medicine, where he trains naturopathic medical students, and teaches Ayurveda. Khalsa is also the herb program curriculum director at the Northwest Institute of Ayurveda.

As the author of over 3,000 published health articles, Mr. Khalsa has written or edited 30 books and on a variety of health topics including major works on massage, Ayurveda, Chinese medicine and physiology.