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Workshops with CE Credits for Acupuncture

IAHE: Upledger Institute International's CranioSacral Therapy 1

May 25 - 30 Begins in 1 month
with Eric Moya

CranioSacral therapy is a gentle, noninvasive, hands-on technique to help detect and correct imbalances in the craniosacral system that may cause sensory, motor, or intellectual dysfunction. It is used to treat a myriad of health problems, including headaches, neck and back pain, TMJ dysfunction, chronic fatigue, motor coordination difficulties, eye problems, endogenous depression, hyperactivity, and central nervous system disorders.

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Taoist Sexual Secrets: The Alchemy of Energy and Ecstasy

May 25 - 30 Begins in 1 month
with Lee Holden

Within us is a wellspring of vitality known as qi waiting to amplify every aspect of our lives. Taoist practices embrace all aspects of the self — physical, energetic, sexual, emotional, and spiritual. Alchemy is the integration of these layers of ourselves, and through this process bliss and ecstatic experience blossom from within.

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Inner Power Qigong: The 9 Phases of Qi Cultivation and Mastery

Jun 22 - 27 Begins in 2 months
with Roger Jahnke

The greatest promise is that we can heal our own pain and suffering, our body-mind-spirit.
Qigong, also known as energy empowerment and Chinese yoga, was developed by China’s shamans more than 5,000 years ago. Drawing on forty years of experience and nine trips to China’s sacred mountains, Roger Jahnke has guided thousands of people in exploring the potential of life’s energies – the qi.

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Evidence-Based Traditional Taiji (T'ai Chi) and Qigong: Nurturing Mind, Body and Spirit

Jul 18 - 20 Begins in 2 months
with Yang Yang & Robert Sheeler

Master Yang is a traditionally trained, internationally recognized taiji and qigong grandmaster who has distilled essential aspects of these arts into an easy-to-learn program suitable for people of all ages and physical abilities. His Evidence-Based Taiji and Qigong (EBT and EBQ) programs were originally designed for research interventions to yield maximum benefit in the shortest amount of time.

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Evidence-Based Traditional Taiji (T'ai Chi) and Qigong: Nurturing Mind, Body and Spirit

Jul 20 - 25 Begins in 3 months
with Yang Yang & Robert Sheeler

Master Yang is a traditionally trained, internationally recognized taiji and qigong grandmaster who has distilled essential aspects of these arts into an easy-to-learn program suitable for people of all ages and physical abilities. His Evidence-Based Taiji and Qigong (EBT and EBQ) programs were originally designed for research interventions to yield maximum benefit in the shortest amount of time.

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IAHE: Upledger Institute International's SomatoEmotional Release 1 

Jul 27 - Aug 01 Begins in 3 months
with Suzanne Scurlock-Durana

During this course, you will learn about the physiological mechanism of disease and will participate in hands-on training to facilitate the SomatoEmotional Release process. By the end of the course, you should be able to dissipate residual effects of past trauma and negative emotional experiences from the body and mind of your patients/clients. In order to observe closure for sessions you are involved in, please make sure the instructor is aware of any pregnancies in the group.

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The Upledger Institute's Advanced CranioSacral Therapy 1

Aug 03 - 08 Begins in 3 months
with Stan Gerome

The Advanced CranioSacral course is especially designed to provide an in-depth experience for the serious CranioSacral Therapy practitioner.
Course highlights include opportunities to:
• Participate in multiple hands-on sessions
• Benefit from one-on-one instructor-to-participant skill evaluation
• Refine technique applications and further develop palpatory capabilities
• Participate in an in-depth mind/body integration study using the craniosacral system as the core vehicle

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Traditional Thai Massage, Meditative Mindfulness and Six Healing Sounds Chi Kung

Aug 17 - 22 Begins in 3 months
with Richard Gold

Whether you are an experienced body worker, a complete novice, or somewhere in between, this workshop offers a joyful and profound immersion experience of traditional Thai massage. Thai Massage’s historical roots are embedded in the meditative Buddhist monastic tradition of Thailand, originally practiced primarily by monks.

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Zero Balancing - Part 1

Aug 24 - 29 Begins in 4 months
with Fritz Smith

Zero Balancing (ZB) is a nondiagnostic system of healing which clarifies and coordinates energy fields in the body, balances body energy with body structure, and focuses on bone energy and the skeletal system. Science has shown that energy and matter are fundamentally coupled; psychology has shown that the mind and body are interconnected. ZB embodies both perspectives. It is based on the experience that balancing the body’s energy with its structure has a direct positive effect on physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual health.

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Your Heart’s Blueprint: Passionate Purpose and Peaceful Presence

Aug 29 - 31 Begins in 4 months
with Sheva Carr

Just as an acorn contains all the information to become an oak tree, you were born with a user’s manual for your life — including purpose, well-being and peace of mind — right inside your own heart. How can we access and decode that user’s manual? This workshop introduces the tools and practices developed over twenty-five years of peer-reviewed research at the Institute of HeartMath. The HeartMath process shows us that the concept “follow your heart” is not just a poetic metaphor, but can be methodically manifested by anyone.

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Qigong for Emotional Transformation

Sep 14 - 19 Begins in 4 months
with Mingtong Gu

“Open your heart, ignite the flame in your being and awaken the natural flow of life energy in your heart,” writes Mingtong Gu. “When your heart opens, the world around you changes.”
This workshop is a week dedicated to healing and balancing body, mind, heart, and spirit through the powerful movement, sound, and visualization practices of qigong. As a highlight, Mingtong offers the teaching and practice of sound healing — a powerful ancient system to transform negative emotions to productive and intelligent force, especially at this time of personal and social challenges.

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Taoist Chi Kung: Enhancing Health "The Shen"

Sep 21 - 26 Begins in 5 months
with Juanita Lew

Soft and gentle as a leaf unfolding, and healing you in its wake; this is the essence of Taoist Chi Kung. This retreat is based on the teaching of Taoist Master Share K. Lew, a monastery-trained Taoist priest. Juanita Lew will introduce you to traditional Taoist concepts of health, longevity, and harmony with nature. The core of the workshop will be instruction in the Shen, a set of twelve chi kung exercises (six standing, six sitting) whose primary purpose is self-healing.

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IAHE: Upledger Institute International's CranioSacral Therapy 2 

Oct 19 - 24 Begins in 6 months
with Eric Moya

CranioSacral Therapy 2 studies cranial-base dysfunctions as diagnosed and treated by Dr. William Sutherland, the “father” of cranial osteopathy. The course material and hands-on sessions will focus on cranial-base dysfunctions, the masticatory system-hard palate, mandible and temporomandibular joint; whole body evaluation; and the energy cyst with regional unwinding. An introduction to SomatoEmotional Release will also be presented.
The prerequisite for this course is Upledger’s Institute CranioSacral Therapy 1 (CS1) and thorough working knowledge of the 10-Step Protocol.

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Zero Balancing: Open Forum

Oct 24 - 26 Begins in 6 months
with Fritz Smith

This weekend is an opportunity for people practicing Zero Balancing to reconnect with Fritz Smith, with Zero Balancing, and with each other.
“It is critically important," says Fritz, "to periodically meet with like-minded people and to openly, freely, and safely discuss problems, insights, and successes of your work—in this case, the leading-edge therapy of balancing energy and structure.”

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Gateway to Soul: Process Acupressure

Oct 26 - 31 Begins in 6 months
with Aminah Raheem

Would you like to find wise inner guidance from all parts of yourself? From your body’s internal promptings, your heart’s intelligence, your mind’s clearest insight, and even your own soul’s wisdom? Would you like to get all of yourself together in an integrated way? Process Acupressure teaches you how to gain a holistic perspective on your life directions and general health. And it teaches the skills of how to uncover the wise guidance that lies at your own unique center.

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Walking on Clouds: Integral Way Tai Chi™

Nov 09 - 14 Begins in 6 months
with Kenn Chase & Victoria Chase

Regular practice of tai chi has profound effects on our neuro-biology. Through the centuries the Chinese have utilized tai chi as a healing art. We now have current medical research to confirm the power of tai chi as an optimal preventive and restorative healing technique.

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Qigong for Health and Happiness

Dec 21 - 28 Begins in 8 months
with Mingtong Gu

Join Master Mingtong Gu for a week dedicated to healing and balancing body, mind, heart, and spirit through the powerful movement, sound, and visualization practices of qigong. This retreat is a great way to take a vacation for yourself and journey inward with deep nourishment and recharge with renewed energy, clarity, and vitality. Qigong supports you in releasing limitations and expanding into new possibilities for balance, wellness, deep fulfillment, and lasting joy.

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