Tui Na & Qi Gong CEU Core 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 CEU Course Information
Course: Acupuncture and Massage College will offer a Core Seminar on Tui Na and Qi Gong.
Tui Na Class: Participants will learn the Rock and Roll Massage (Yao Gun Fa) and various hand techniques as well as manipulation of the: Pelvis, Lumbar, Thoracic, Cervical Spine, and Ribs.
Qi Gong Class: Participants will learn fundamental Qi Gong techniques: Wu Ji standing mediation, Qi Bath Wei Gong (warm up qi gong), Yin Yang Qi Gong (collecting and dispersing), Three Centers Qi Gong and Small Circulation seated meditation.
Credits: 12 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) for Licensed Massage Therapists (LMTs).
Dates: Two-day seminar. Saturday, May 4th from 1pm – 7pm and Sunday, May 5th from 9am – 3pm.
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).