This 50 hour course will include study of moxibustion, extra meridians,
advanced postures and techniques. The use of ointments, liniments and
creams will also be taught.
Advanced Shiatsu II
This 50 hour course includes further study of hara assessment and treatment
principles, continuous movement techniques, advanced assessments and
Advanced Shiatsu III
This 50 hour course is a study of the treatment of syndromes and diseases
using Shiatsu therapy. Common ailments such as insomnia, backache and
hypertension as well as chronic diseases will be covered. Emotional
factors contributing to and influencing the disease process will also
be covered. Relevant theory and practical application will be covered.
Advanced Shiatsu IV involves the treatment of diseases such as fibromyalgia,
heart disease and cancer using Shiatsu therapy. Ki exercises will also
be taught. The class also includes advanced hara assessment and applicable
This course involves the treatment of Shiatsu for injuries. Ankle, elbow,
knee, shoulder, back & neck injuries will be covered. Relevant physiology
and symptoms as well as applicable meridians, points and techniques
will be covered.
The focus of this 50 hour course
is to introduce acupuncture technique on the major tsubos of the body.
Acupuncture technique will be taught within the context of a Shiatsu
treatment and the emphasis will be on regulating the Qi along the meridians.
The use of moxabustion, lotions and creams will also be covered.
Ongoing Classes, Workshops and Retreats
Workshops are offered on a monthly basis in a 3 hour format. A wide
range of applicable topics is covered. Classes are practical with relevant
theory being presented. Living Earth Healing Arts also offers Shiatsu retreats
through out the year. Retreats are held at the school as well as in
nature. Please visit the 'general
interest courses' page or call school for upcoming retreats
and further information.