The Healer Within
Medical Qigong Practice Leader Certification
October 12 - 14, 2018
Friday - Sunday, 2 nights
Plus 2 nights all-inclusive accommodations priced separatelyRegistration Closed
Inside each of us is an innate capacity for self-healing. With inspiring roots in both ancient healing traditions and breakthrough contemporary science, medical qigong helps the human body mobilize its own extraordinary healing capacities—enhancing vitality, restoring and nurturing a healthy balance of energy, strengthening and calming the nervous system, and rejuvenating the mind and body.
In this hands-on weekend workshop, Roger Jahnke, OMD, director of the Institute of Integral Qigong and Tai Chi (IIQTC), presents The Healer Within approach, developed from a Chinese medical qigong modality known as Bu Zheng Qigong or Vitality Enhancement Method. Learn to design and teach accessible qigong mind-body practices that can be performed standing, sitting, or even lying down, which are tailored to the specific needs of the individual.
You’ll study four essential sets of practices:
- Body postures and movements
- Breathing exercises
- Self-massage techniques
- Mental focus practices, including mindfulness meditation.
Whether you are in a helping profession and want to learn powerful self-healing practices to share with your clients or community, or simply want to awaken your inner healer and achieve radiant well-being, this training will equip you with powerful wellness tools you can use for a lifetime. You’ll also get exclusive access to a follow-up online support program, Internet library, and private Facebook group.
Roger Jahnke, OMD
Doctor of Chinese medicine and qigong teacher trainer
Dr. Roger Jahnke has over 35 years of experience in clinical Chinese medicine. He has taken groups to China nine times to explore qi in hospitals, temples, and sacred mountain sites. He is the director of the Institute of Integral Qigong and Tai Chi (IIQTC), one of the most respected training and research centers outside of China.
Dr. Jahnke is an enthusiastic spokesperson for the practical application of mind-body practice for citizen health self-reliance and widespread health patriotism through which the people help government solve the medical intervention crisis. He also leads workshops and training sessions at retreat centers such as Esalen Institute, Omega Institute, and Kripalu Center.
Among his publications, Dr. Jahnke has two widely revered books on qigong and tai chi, The Healer Within and The Healing Promise of Qi. Dr. Jahnke and colleagues at the IIQTC have contributed to the research evidence base and have trained well over 1,000 teachers and practice leaders internationally.View Bio Page
Increase your own healing capacity and help others discover the power of qigong. <br /> <br />
These healing tools can be used for great benefit in senior centers, yoga studios, hospitals, churches, after-school programs, coaching groups, and more. <br /> <br />
The Institute of Integral Qigong and Tai Chi (IIQTC) has trained more than 1,500 teachers and practice leaders worldwide with its comprehensive teaching methods, detailed research, and powerful principles of mind-body practice and holistic living. Study with its renowned director.
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About 1440 Multiversity
Beautifully nestled in the California redwoods near Santa Cruz, our 75-acre campus is within easy reach of San Francisco and Silicon Valley.
1440 Multiversity is a place to spend time engaging some of life's most meaningful personal questions and to enjoy, restore, and reenergize yourself as you do it.
You'll find new energy through immersion learning—setting aside daily urgencies and dedicating uninterrupted time to focus on important, but often elusive, priorities. Our unique collaboration with world-class faculty coupled with an original, inspirational curriculum and magnificent grounds make this a place like no other. Add in fresh, redwood-scented air, delicious and healthy food, deep reflection, fun exercise, and good sleep and you've pretty much captured what you'll experience here.
At 1440 Multiversity, you’ll find a wide range of accommodations to meet your preferences and budget. All of our rooms have been thoughtfully designed to provide comfort, promote reflection, and foster connection with others.
Accommodation rates include more than just the bed you sleep in.
Per-person per-night rates include:
- nourishing locally sourced, seasonal meals
- daily meditation and yoga classes
- non-ticketed evening events
- use of all facilities, including the Fitness Center, steam rooms, and infinity-edge hot tub.
Guests also enjoy access to woodland trails, cafés, and shops.