Marisa Laursen (Sri Devi), C.A.S., P.K.S., A.Y.T. is the Lead Faculty at the California College of Ayurveda where she also maintains an active clinical practice and develops curriculum for the college. Marisa has been teaching and practicing Ayurveda since 2002. She is a contributing author to various publications including the Ayurveda Journal of Health and is the author of a soon-to-be-published children’s book on Ayurveda. Marisa’s certifications include Clinical Ayurvedic Specialist, Ayurvedic Yoga Therapist, Pancha Karma Specialist, Yoga Nidra practitioner, and Sivananda Yoga Teacher, among others. Marisa teaches a variety of Ayurvedic workshops at various locations worldwide. Her life-long passion has been to bring sacred healing to her students, patients, and the global community.