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Shiatsu Academy SYM

Residential Shiatsu Training in Valencia, Spain

  • Professional residential courses are based on 2 modules of 50 hours in the first year and 3 of 50 hours in the second and third year.

  • The price per module is 450 euros and includes accommodation.

  • The course is based on 400 hours of Shiatsu tuition plus 100 professional treatments in the 3 rd year, plus Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology and written case histories.

  • The course follows the European Shiatsu Federation international standard.

Yoga and Do-in : integrated into all Shiatsu courses in order to enhance body awareness, facilitate the flow of energy and help students understand and overcome some of their own postural and internal imbalances.

Beginners Shiatsu (1st year)

these courses teach all the basic Shiatsu techniques working in prone, supine, side and sitting position as well as basic theoretical principles of Shiatsu and Chinese Medicine including meridians and acu-points and will allow students to work with confidence on friends or family.

Practitioner Courses (2nd & 3rd year)

advanced Shiatsu including Oriental diagnosis, in-depth theoretical and practical training.

First year (2 modules)

Beginners Shiatsu - Level 1A - 50 hours

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  1. Yoga / Do-In exercises to stimulate energy flow in the meridians
  2. Principles of touch:
    • Sensitivity to Qi and positive connection to receiver's Qi.
    • Supportive touch. Natural, relaxed pressure. Perpendicular pressure. Stationary pressure.
    • Continuity and fluency of movement.
    • Mental and physical concentration.
    • Good posture and breathing centered in the hara.
  3. Techniques : Shiatsu in prone and supine positions.
  4. Theoretical introduction and contra-indications

Beginners Shiatsu - Level 1B - 50 hours

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  1. Do-In, Yoga.
  2. Techniques : Shiatsu in side and sitting positions.
  3. Meridian and Tsubo theory:
    • Accurate location of the classical meridians.
    • Introduction to organ and meridian functions.
    • Accurate location of Tsubo, how to stimulate these points and how to integrate tsubo theory in a Shiatsu treatment.
    • Location and function of 115 common Tsubo:
      • LU : 1,5,7,9,11
      • LI :1,4,10,11,15,20
      • ST : 1,3,9,17,25,30,36,40,44,45
      • SP : 1,3,6,9,10,15,20,21
      • HT : 1,3,7,9
      • SI : 1,3,9,10,11,19
      • BL : 1,2,10,11,13,14,15,17,18,19,20,21,22,23,25,27,28,36,40, 57,60,67
      • KI : 1,3,6,7,10,16,27
      • PE : 1,3,6,7,8,9
      • TH : 1,4,5,10,14,23
      • GB : 1,12,14,20,21,24,25,30,34,40,41,44
      • LV : 1,3,4,5,8,13,14
      • GV : 1,2,4,14,16,20,26
      • CV : 3,4,5,6,8,12,14,17,24

Second year (3 modules)

Advanced Shiatsu - Levels 2A, 2B & 2C- 50 hours each

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  1. Traditional Chinese Medicine:
    • Yin / Yang, Zang / Fu
    • The 8 principles
    • Vital substances
    • Principles of energy circulation
    • The six divisions
    • The 3 burners
    • Causes of disease
    • Organ/meridian functions
    • Understanding the philosophy
  2. Zen Shiatsu :
    • Meridian functions
    • Location of the extended meridians system
    • Kyo-jitsu theory and application
    • Meridian stretches and application in treatments
    • Hara and back diagnostic zones
  3. Palpation or Setsu-shin, integrating diagnosis in the form.
  4. The 5 elements or transformations:
    • Understanding and application of creative and controlling cycles in nature and humans.
    • Signs or symptoms of imbalance in health.
    • Correspondances usually used in Oriental Medicine e.g. colour, taste, emotions etc.
  5. Oriental diagnosis:
    • Observation (posture, attitude, face, movement)
    • Listening (tone of voice, breathing)
    • Questioning (symptoms, medical history, lifestyle etc.)
    • Palpation (meridians, YU and BO points, hara and back diagnostic zones continued
  6. Anatomy & Physiology

Third year (3 modules)

Practitioner course - Levels 3A & 3B & 3C - 50 hours each

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  1. Application of diagnosis
  2. Case studies
  3. Client/practitioner relationship
  4. Councelling and listening skills
  5. Self development and awareness
  6. Energy scanning & frequencies
  7. Chakras & secondary chakras
  8. Hara Shiatsu : additional abdominal palpation
  9. Shiatsu as energy medicine
  10. Pathology
  11. Shiatsu and the Western Holistic Tradition
  12. Student clinic & supervised treatments
  13. Practice management

 

PROFESSIONAL RESIDENTIAL SHIATSU AND YOGA COURSE IN SPAIN

FIRST YEAR 2017 Start

MODULE 1

24 June - 1 July
(includes arrival and departure dates)
OR
12 - 18 November
(includes arrival and departure dates)
Cost 590 €

MODULE 2

24 February - 3 March 2018
(includes arrival and departure dates)
Cost 590 €

MODULE 3

30 June - 7 July 2018
(includes arrival and departure dates)
Cost 590 €

SECOND AND THIRD YEAR MODULES
To be announced in 2018


Please check courses and dates for more info or send us an email at:
sym@shiatsumed.com

YOGA TEACHER TRAINING
200 HOURS

Spain, Cervera del Maestre
(Valencia)


9 - 29 July 2017
6 - 26 August 2017
Sept. 30 - Oct. 20 2017


(language:English)
Cost € 2500
with Gerry RIXEN

YOGA THERAPY TRAINING
300 HOUR FOR 500h CERTIFICATION


Spain, Cervera del Maestre
(Valencia)


25 March - 21 April 2018
(language:English)
Cost € 3500*
with Gerry RIXEN


* Course fees include tuition, twin accommodation (single supplement applies) and two main meals per day.

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