Ann Wagoner, M.A., C.A.P., R.Y.T., researched Ayurvedic treatments and herbs for the prevention of Cancer recurrence with the Mount Madonna Institute College of Ayurveda. She is a member of NAMA, the National Ayurvedic Medical Association, Yoga Alliance and the Northwest Yoga Therapists Collaborative. She weaves together Ayurveda and Yoga, two sister sciences, to expand our mind, body and consciousness. Ann also has a B.A. In Philosophy, and a M.A. In Liberal Studies from New York University.
Ann has trained with many Doctors of Ayurveda from India and Nepal (BAMS), including Dr. Vasant Lad, Dr. R. H. Singh, Dr. Sarita Shrestha, Dr. Vivek Shanbhag, Dr. Hari Pallathery, Dr. P.H. Kulkarni, Dr. John Douillard and Dr. Shekhar Annambhotla among others. Ann has also studied yoga and Patanjali’s yoga sutras extensively with Rama Jyoti Vernon, co-founder of Yoga Journal magazine. Ann was trained in the ISHTA style of yoga with Alan Finger in New York City. She teaches Yoga at Portland Therapeutic Yoga as well as offering consultations there. And she offers Ayurvedic consultations at Yoga Pearl.
Ann has taught Ayurvedic workshops at Portland Therapeutic Yoga, Yoga Pearl, The Movement Center, Harmony Yoga, Belmont Yoga and Yoga Bhoga, and she teaches healthy Ayurvedic Cooking Classes at People’s Food Co-op. Her Ayurvedic recipes are based on locally grown food in the Pacific Northwest from the 47th Avenue Farm. She also teaches cooking classes at Transition Projects through the Oregon Food Bank.