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P1: Introduction to Medical Qigong | Santa Fe


  • Location: IHM Retreat Center 50 Mount Carmel Rd Santa Fe, NM 87505 United States (map)

P1: Introduction to Medical Qigong

P1 September 2017

5 Day Intensive

August 26-30
9am-6pm Daily


Registration Deadline: 07/28/19

Tuition: $1850*

*Please note that Tuition is due in full by the registration deadline. Tuition shown is for double room occupancy for 6 nights; Tuition with single room occupancy is $2150 for 6 nights.

What’s Included: This course is fully inclusive of food and lodging (see details below).

This first class of the Practitioner Certification program is offered twice for each cohort.  New students need only attend one section of P1.  Visit Current Classes page to view other actively enrolling courses.


P1: Introduction to Medical Qigong Therapy is the first module of the Practitioner level of training, and the entry point for the Medical Qigong Certification Program.  

This course is designed to provide a foundational understanding of Medical Qigong Therapy and serve as a framework for progressive personal, clinical, and energetic development.  

In this course students will be introduced to theory as well as practical applications to promote health and vitality of the body, mind, and spirit.  In addition to exploring foundational concepts, students will receive individualized training in:

- Proper structural, respiratory, and mental components of Qigong.

- Fundamentals of Chinese Medicine: Energetic embryology, anatomy, and physiology.

- Tonification, purgation, and regulation of the internal organs, meridians, & energetic fields of the body.

- Qigong and meditation practices for emotional detoxification as well as to strengthen and support health.

- Personal energetic cultivation and establishing a medical qigong regimen.

- Energetic hygiene and personal care. 

 

Although designed as the first module of the 220hr. Practitioner Certification Program, MQP 1 has tremendous value as a stand alone course, as students experience profound shifts in awareness, understanding, and health.

There is no prerequisite for this course.

Early registration is recommended as class size is limited to ensure thorough and individualized instruction.

Personalized thorough training allows our students to excel

Personalized thorough training allows our students to excel

Xuan Miao "Mysterious Wonders"

Xuan Miao "Mysterious Wonders"

Small class sizes ensure individualized instruction

Small class sizes ensure individualized instruction

The IHM retreat center is nestled among the hills of beautiful Santa Fe — providing solace and communion with the landscape.

The IHM retreat center is nestled among the hills of beautiful Santa Fe — providing solace and communion with the landscape.

This course is being held at the Immaculate Heart of Mary Retreat Center (IHM), nestled in the hills of beautiful Santa Fe, NM.

The IHM offers students an “all-inclusive” retreat experience with individual lodging rooms and baths, indoor and outdoor training areas, and quiet spaces for reflection and personal integration — all with beautiful vistas of the southern Rocky Mountains.

A single occupancy room at the IHM retreat center.

A single occupancy room at the IHM retreat center.

Students are afforded the choice of a single private room, or to share a room with double occupancy (see Tuition rates above). All rooms have individual bath facilities. For double rooms, students may indicate a preference of suite-mate (if known) at registration, otherwise the best possible match will be provided. Lodging check-in is provided the night before class begins, and check-out is the morning after class ends.

Freshly prepared delicious organic meals and snacks provided daily!

Freshly prepared delicious organic meals and snacks provided daily!

Tuition also includes fully catered meals beginning the morning of the first day of class, through breakfast prior to check-out. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner meals are provided during the scheduled class days. Midday snacks and beverages are also provided daily.

The dining facilities at IHM retreat center.

The dining facilities at IHM retreat center.

All food is prepared fresh onsite from seasonal organic ingredients and every effort is made to meet all dietary needs and restrictions. Vegan, gluten-free, and sugar-free options are standard daily. Please indicate any special requirements, restrictions, or food allergies when applying for the program.

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