About Joy Lawrence
 Licensed Massage Therapist, 500 hour Registered Yoga Teacher and Ayurvedic Practitioner 

​Pure Joy Massage & Yoga


With over 28 years of experience, I am able to help you stay on your path of health and wellness.

Dedicated to making your time at Pure Joy optimal, I will custom design a session just for you. Licensed by the State Medical Board of Ohio and registered with the Yoga Alliance, my background is comprehensive.

I am certified in clinical Panchakarma therapy which I studied in Karnataka, India at KLE University. I studied and received my certification as an Ayurvedic Practitioner through IUYA.  Along with extensive training in Ayurvedic massage, I love to share my passions with others looking for a healthier lifestyle or just a pause from the rat race.


   * Graduated from Central Ohio School of Massage, Columbus, Ohio in 1996.
   * Licensed by the State of Ohio Medical Board in Massage Therapy since 1997.
   * Certified in Snehana, Swedana & Shirodhara in 2006.
   * Trained with Anisha Durve, A.P., M.S.O.M, Dipl.Ac. in Marma Point Therapy in 2009.
   * Training in Kansa Vatki Foot Massage and Indian Champissage through the London Centre of Indian Champissage International in 2010.
   * Registered Ayurvedic Lifestyle Consultant with AAPNA since 2013.
   * Completed Samyoga Institute Teacher Training Program-500 hour Level in Yoga in 2016. 

   * Postgraduate studies at K.L.E. University in Karnataka, India in Clinical & Panchakarma Training in 2016.

   * Graduated from IUYA as an Ayurvedic Practitioner in 2018.


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