Astrid Chaventré

Astrid Chaventré

Ayurveda practitioner (speaks French)

Abhyanga

Kansu

Kansu

Marma

Udvartana

Shirodhara

Abhyanga

Bio

"The human being interests me in its entirety. After obtaining my baccalaureate, I joined the nursing school in general care and psychiatry. During this course, I worked as a nursing assistant. school, I chose to be versatile and to work in various and varied services in order to strengthen my experience in several areas and because I liked to discover many different horizons while being free to work at my pace.


It is thanks to this choice that I was able to start traveling. I visited Africa and then India in 2004. I had already been practicing yoga since 2002 and it fascinated me. India was a revelation for me: the colors, the tastes, the scents, the people, the landscapes, it was a profound upheaval and the beginning of another path with the gaze of yoga and ayurveda. ..


In 2002 exhausted by technical care, I returned to myself and I turned to disability in which I worked with passion for 14 years as a nurse and educator with adults with mental disabilities and then with 'severely disabled children. During these years I also took a break to raise my 3 children, during which I took the opportunity to train myself in specialized yoga for pregnant women. I find the state of pregnancy magnificent, there is so much to learn during these 9 months ...


Over time, I felt that something else was growing inside me. I had already touched on the subject in 2006 with an internship at Tuina (massage in Chinese medicine) and when my children grew up I decided to take up what attracted me: touching it through massage, working to relieve the bodies, to do circulate vital energy, to help heal. I then began to train in Ayurvedic massages and my hands became my great allies. It is through them that the Energy passes and it is thanks to my knowledge in Ayruvéda that I know how to use it best ... "

 

 

 

 

Academic cursus


2020 : Certificate of Ayurvedic massages & Wellness Practitioner
2014 - 2016 : Yoga Pregnancy training - School of Yoga Energy (Evian, France)
2014 : French School of West Yoga
2006 : Tuina massage internship - Level 1
1995 - 1998 : Nursing State diploma of France

 

 

Professional cursus

 

2016 - 2019 : Nurse and educator - Perceval Fondation (St Prex , Vaud ,Switzerland)
2015 - 2016 : Nurse - Association Abbé de l'épéé (Puy en Velay, France)
2014 : Nurse in retirement home - Le Pouliguen (France)
2002 - 2011 : Social educator for disabled people - EPI (Geneva, Switzerland)
2001 - 2002 : Intensive Care Nurse - HUG (Geneva, Switzerland)
1999 - 2000 : Pediatrics Nurse - Hôtpital Général (Elbeuf, France)
1999 : Surgery nurse - Clinique du Cèdre (Bois-Guillaume, France)
1996 - 1998 : Cargiver (services : pulmonology, orthopedics, digestive system and palliative care) - Cèdre and St-Hilaire Clinics (France)