Bio for Cate Stillman

Profile

Entrepreneur Ayurvedic practitioner and certified yoga teacher with a worldwide vision for healthier communities and healthier ecosystems, Cate Stillman has grown Yogahealer steadily since 2001 into a vibrant worldwide online posse of yoga practitioners who want to upgrade their personal and community wellness.

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Education + Experience

  • Certified as Clinical Ayurvedic Specialist and Pancha Karma Specialist since 2001
  • Graduate of California College of Ayurveda in 2001 and certified as a Clinical Ayurvedic Specialist. Practicing as an Ayurvedic Practitioner and community wellness teacher since 2001. Performed Pancha Karma with clients from 2001-2012.
  • Graduate of Dr. Vasant Lad’s Gurukula program in Pune, India in 2004
  • Vedic Chanting at Desikachar’s Yoga Mandiram, India
  • Pancha Karma Intensive Training in Kerala, India
  • Certified Anusara Yoga Teacher 2006-2012.
  • Teacher of Anusara Immersions until 2012.
  • Completed 2 Year Iyengar Yoga Teacher Training in 2001
  • Practiced as a Clinical Ayurvedic Specialist from 2001-2013
  • Vipassana Meditation retreats completed with 10 day silent sits: 4 retreats
  • Ongoing yoga study with Desiree Rumbaugh, Douglass Brooks,
  • Member + graduate of Integral Enlightenment Academy from 2010-2013
  • Member of Dr. Claudia Welch’s Ayurvedic Practitioner Mentoring Program 2012-2013

Entrepreneurship

  • Founder Yogahealer.com — 2001 – current. Yogahealer is a progressive global online Ayurveda resource with informative blog and podcast for yoga teachers worldwide. Yogahealer.com offers courses, books and events in a practical yet progressive series for community health evolution.
  • Founder of Yogahealthcoaching.com 2013. Created a turn-key business coaching program for yoga teachers to earn a healthy income and accelerate the wellness trajectory of their students.
  • Living Ayurveda Course 2008 – Current, operator. The 9 month annual Living Ayurveda Course is a progressive live interactive and online course for yoga teachers and serious students worldwide. Averaging 100 graduates a year, Living Ayurveda is geared to giving yoga moms and yoga teachers Ayurvedic wellness wisdom with an intergenerational and living foods approach. Over half of the participants are yoga teachers. The course is online and teleconference.
  • Hosted joint venture collaboration with Dr. Claudia Welch (since 2012) see Healthier Hormones, and Desiree Rumbaugh (since 2012) see Eat Green Challenge.
  • Yogidetox.com — 2007- current, Operator Bi-Annual teleconference live courses offered after the Spring Equinox and Fall Equinox to guide yoga students through a living foods Ayurveda Cleanse. We use a Ning forum and Maestro Conference to communicate. The Spring Yogidetox  has up to 2300 members worldwide  and 20-50  yoga studios participating worldwide live via webinar and teleconferencing.
  • Business Mentor for Yoga Teachers + Healers – since 2010. 7 month online course with 1-1 support for yoga teachers to make a bigger impact and a bigger income is taught annually;
  • Founder/Teacher mamabirthing.com. Created an online course  and support resources for prenatal and postpartum mothers to incorporate Ayurvedic self-care, Anusara Yoga, and meditation. Launched Feb. 2011;
  • Author:  Children’s Books on Ayurveda Good Morning Yogis and Baby loves oil massage. Good Morning Yogis guides families through the Ayurvedic morning routine and is available at Amazon.com;
  • Yoghealer Real Life Show – Podcast started in 2012. The Show has over 300 000 downloads, and it downloaded about 1000 times every day. Listen to interviews with Yoga buffs, Ayurvedic vaidyas, deep wisdom teachers and anyone else who is interesting enough to be invited on the show.
  • Author: Body Thrive – Book published in 2015. Body Thrive applies the most essential teachings of Ayurveda into a modern life by decoding the teachings into habits. Available at Amazon.
  • Business coaches for reference: Naomi Dunford, Ittybiz, Dave Navarro, Ittybiz, Ali Brown of AliBrown.com, James Roche of Rochemarketing.com, Mark Silver of HeartofBusiness.com;
  • Note: I’m as indebted to my business teachers as to my yoga/enlightenment teachers on this path of living a free and full life based on dharma and bhakti.