Tui Na & Qi Gong (Periphery & Cranial) CEU Seminar at Acupuncture and Massage College in Miami, Florida
Qi Gong is a holistic system of body postures, movement, breathing, and meditation used for the purposes of health. Practice involves moving meditation, coordinating movement, rhythmic breathing, and keeping a meditative state of mind.
Tui Na, meaning "to push" and "to lift and squeeze" is a traditional form Chinese massage that is often used in conjunction with acupuncture and other Traditional Chinese Medicine modalities. Practice includes brushing, kneading, rolling, pressing, and rubbing the areas between each of the joints, known as the eight gates.
Tui Na massage has been shown to aid in the treatment of both acute and chronic musculoskeletal conditions, as well as many non-musculoskeletal conditions.
Tui Na and Qi Gong (Periphery & Cranial) CEU Course Information
Course: Acupuncture and Massage College will offer a CEU Seminar on Tui Na and Qi Gong that focuses on the Periphery and Cranial areas.
Tui Na Class: Participants will learn and practice the Rock and Roll Massage (Yao Gun Fa), hand techniques of Grasp, Pluck, Squeeze, Shake, Vibrate, Quiver, Press, Knead, Pinch and Wrench. We will learn manipulation techniques for the upper extremities (shoulder/ elbow/ wrist/ hand/ fingers), lower extremities (hip/ knee/ ankle/ foot/ toes) and cranial work.
Qi Gong Class: Participants will learn and practice Wu Ji standing meditation, Qi Bath Wei Gong (warm up qi gong), and Small Circulation Qi Gong. Learn different sets of Qi Gong and their uses: Heaven & Earth Qi Gong, Master Deng’s Seven Sets and Tai Ji Qi Gong.
Credits: 12 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) for Licensed Massage Therapists (LMTs) and Acupuncture Physicians (AP’s).
Price: $199 for both days.
Dates: Two-day seminar. Saturday, February 22nd from 1pm – 7pm and Sunday, February 23rd from 8am – 2pm.
Instructor: Chad Bailey, A.P., D.C.H., Sifu, Guro.
Dr. Chad Bailey is a licensed acupuncturist (A.P., D.O.M.) and a national Diplomate of Chinese Herbology (D.C.H.). He earned his Bachelor of Science degree at Temple University in Exercise Physiology and his Master’s degree in Oriental Medicine at the International Institute of Chinese Medicine in Santa Fe, NM (D.O.M.- Doctor of Oriental Medicine).
Dr. Bailey has been a professor at Florida College of Natural Health, Miami Dade College and the Acupuncture and Massage College as well as local, national and international seminars and retreats.
In addition to practicing Oriental Medicine, Dr. Bailey is an accomplished martial artist. He teaches Tai Chi Chuan, Qi Gong, and Filipino Self-Defense (Progressive Arnis & Cadena de Mano).