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Shiatsu Certificate (290 hours) *Hybrid Program*
February 25 at 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until March 25, 2021
An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until August 12, 2021
Shiatsu 1 – Meridians
Students will learn about the history of shiatsu in general and more specifically the Masunaga approach using the principles of shiatsu and body leverage. We will cover 2 types of energy diagnostics and how to bring them into balance through the meridian pathways.
Shiatsu 2 – Elements
We will cover all aspects of the 5 elements and how they relate to shiatsu and the meridians. A deeper exploration into the interconnectedness of our environment and seasons, including food and flavours will be introduced at this level. A revision of the meridian pathways and alternate positions for working these, including the psycho-emotional levels of the meridians through the elements.
Shiatsu 3 – Katas
Major stretches for specific indications and body areas will be taught in the form of katas.
A closer look at specific injuries and how to work with them using shiatsu acu points, stretches and mobilizations. Students will be taking case studies and following through shiatsu practices during our supervised clinics.
Hybrid Program: Thursdays 10am – 11:15am ONLINE / 12:15 – 2:15pm IN PERSON
January 28 – August 12, 2021
Meridians January 28 – April 8 (no class March 4th)
Elements April 15- May13 (10am – 2pm)
Integration Clinic May 20 & 27 (10am – 4pm)
Katas June 3 – July 8 (10am – 4pm)
Clinic July 15 – Aug 12 (Thurs / Sat)
Categories: Program Core, Continuing Education, General Interest
Duration: 290 Hours