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Press Resources


Approved Images

Please click through to our gallery for a collection of images that have been approved for publication


Video Resources

For video resources of Dr. Susan Salvo offering instruction please visit our dedicated YouTube channel.

We'd be happy to offer B-roll footage  - if you could reach out to us with the particulars of your request here:

Please direct any press related inquiries to:

Liz Link

Communications Manager



Inspired by Vasant Lad


As the founder and director of The Ayurvedic Institute, Vasant Lad has worked tirelessly for the last 40 years to bring the deep insights and transformative power of Ayurveda to the West. His passion for healing has garnered him respect throughout the world, and he is considered the premiere authority on Ayurveda outside of India. His numerous books have been translated into over 20 languages and have sold over 700,000 copies in the US alone. His teachings range from introductory courses in Ayurveda and yoga to advanced clinical pathology immersion and include hands on classical therapies.

Dr. Susan Salvo 

Program Coordinator


Dr. Susan is a practicing massage therapist with over 35 years of experience, and has also written two best-selling massage textbooks and contributed to many other publications. She teaches prolifically, and learns just as prolifically: with a bachelors and doctorate in education, and a masters in instructional technology, she seeks knowledge just as much as she shares it. In her words, her primary teaching goals are to increase quality of client care, expand therapeutic treatment options, and to create an educational environment of discovery and engagement. A long-time chartered member of the Louisiana AMTA, she was awarded Member of the Year in 1989 and a Lifetime Achievement Award in 2003.

Our Values

Authenticity | Compassion | Empowerment | Community
At The New Mexico School of Massage, our objective is to provide the best massage education there is to offer. To do this as effectively as possible, all of our offerings align with the following values:
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