Join Us For Our 15th Annual Conference!

Each year our board, committee, staff, and volunteers work diligently to bring an annual event that delivers an abundance of valuable tools and education to NAMA members and the community at large. Last year’s event was a significant achievement, with the highest number of attendees to date. Join us in 2019 for an event brimming with educational experiences and community spirit in a retreat-like setting among the redwoods.

2019 Conference Presenters

Retreat Center LOCATION

1440 Multiversity is a 75-acre campus with redwood trails, copper-adorned buildings with majestic views and decks built around sky-high trunks keep you wrapped in nature during your stay. Part wellness resort, part Ted-talk auditorium, part conference center, the campus features state-of-the-art classrooms, meeting spaces, and accommodations tucked away in a lush forest between Santa Cruz and Silicon Valley. With locally sourced meals, holistic-health classes, Fitness Center, infinity-edge hot tub, and more, your stay at 1440 is designed to nurture, educate, and inspire.

Nightly Rooms are Full!!!

1440 informed us that all rooms are booked at this time and has provided a list of the closest hotels. Please make your reservations with one of the following hotels and reserve a commuter pass with 1440 by calling (844-544-1440). All persons on the 1440 property must have a nightly or commuter day reservation.

  • Best Western Scotts Valley

  • Hilton Scotts Valley

  • Sheraton Scotts Valley 

See Bay Area Transportation Options

See Retreat Center Cancellation Policy

Conference Testimonial 

Discover 1440

Registration Closed!

Registration is Now Closed For Our 15th Annual Conference. There Will Be No Onsite Registration.If you are already registered for Conference with NAMA, but are lodging offsite, please purchase your $110/full day 1440 commuter pass ahead of time by calling 1440 reservations at (888) 727-1440.

Early Bird

October 15 -December 15

  • Non-Member $360

  • Member $305

  • Student $220

Rate Is Closed


December 16 - February 15

  • Non-Member $400

  • Member $345

  • Student $260

Rate is Closed


February 16 - April 15

  • Non-Member $440

  • Member $385

  • Student $300

Rate is Closed

Friday, April 26th Pre-Conference Practicums

We are excited to announce our pre-conference event! We have four 3-hour practicum workshops on Friday April 26, 2018, comprised of an outstanding lineup of topics and teachers that promises to provide lively and enlightening hands-on education on Ayurvedic approaches to mental health. NAMA members will receive 5 credits for each workshop they attend. These work shops are sold separately from the main conference event.

Earn PACE Credit for Attending!

Professional Members can earn 15 credits for attending the full conference, plus 5 credits for each Friday practicum.