address 3310 SE Oak St
Portland, Oregon 97214
United States of America
The Buddha's Medicine
CS Instructor Status N/A
Introductory Courses Foundations of Fascial Counterstrain (F1), Neural Upper Quadrant (N1), Myochains and Spinal Ligs (MS1), Periosteal Dysfunction (MS2), Lymphatic Venous Combined (2014), Arterial Dysfunction (AR), Cartilage / SF dysfunction (MS3), Neural Lower Quadrant (N2), Epidural Ligament Supplemental (N1 SUP), Visceral (VS) Counterstrain Mastery Programs CS Virtual Convention 2020, Counterstrain Convention 2019, CS Virtual Convention 2021, CS Convention 2023, CSA Module 1 Intro: Counterstrain and the Cranial Scan


Dr. Matt Van Auken, MD, MPH is a quadruple-board certified integrative physician practicing in Portland, OR. His personal practice, The Buddha's Medicine, is an enterprise dedicated to fully attentive, fully individualized integrative and Ayurvedic medicine. And there's a healthy dose of fascial counterstrain in there, too. Education: - Doctor of Medicine, Rutgers New Jersey Medical School - Masters in Public Health, Rutgers School of Public Health - Residency, PeaceHealth Family Medicine of Southwest Washington, Vancouver, WA - Fellowship, Andrew Weil Center for Integrative Medicine, University of Arizona - Ayurveda study since 2009 through the DINacharya Institute and American Ayurveda - Ongoing Counterstrain training through the Jones Institute and Counterstrain Academy Board Certifications: - American Board of Family Medicine - American Board of Integrative Medicine - American Board of Lifestyle Medicine - American Academy of HIV Medicine