Sunday, February 19, 2017
Releasing Trauma with the Yang Qiao Du Mai
The Extraordinary Vessel Du Mai has its source in the Ming Men or Gate of Vitality. It controls Yang Qi and its fire ignites movement and activity. Injury to the back, spine or head can create deep trauma that prevents an ability of expression and interaction with the world. Releasing physical and emotional trauma frees the mobility of outward expression.
Deepen your clinical skills by differentiating hara assessment for the Yang Qiao Du Mai and evaluating how a client with an imbalance might present.
Designed for Acupuncturists and Asian Bodywork Therapies, learn how to harmonize the emotions using an Acupressure treatment to connect and balance the Yang Qiao Du Mai.
You will practice basic Acupressure techniques and learn how to open the vessels and access the Qi. Specific Acupoint combinations will be practiced to tap into the resonance of this Extraordinary Vessel pair.
Barbara Blanchard, Lic.Ac., Dipl. Ac. (NCCAOM)®, Dipl. ABT (NCCAOM)®, Acupressure Shiatsu AOBTA®-CI
Founding Director of the former Acupressure Therapy Institute and AOBTA Certified Instructor of Acupressure, Barbara Blanchard has more than 35 years experience in teaching and developing curriculum. She specializes in Acupressure Shiatsu, Acupoint energetics, traditional Chinese medical theory (TCM), magnet therapy, moxibustion and other adjunct therapies. Barbara is a dynamic teacher interested in practical application of theory or best clinical results. With a lifelong passion for learning and education, in addition to her private practice in Cambridge, MA. Barbara is one of the three founding teachers and primary mentors for Eastern Medicinal Therapies Education Center (EMTEC).
Roots and Wings Yoga and Healing Arts
317 North Main Street, Natick, MA 01760
EV Sunday Series Schedule: 6 NCCAOM PDAs Per Program Pending
1-15-17 Harmonizing Shen: Esoteric Acupressure Using the Chong Mai
2-19-17 Releasing Trauma with the Yang Qiao Du Mai
3-12-17 Expanding Heaven’s Breath with the Yin Qiao Ren Mai
4-09-17 Increasing Flexibility of Life with the Yang Wei Dai Mai
5-13-17 Extra Vessel Esoteric Acupressure Overview
NOTE: Last class is a SATURDAY!
20 participants per class, register early to reserve your space!
$195 per class for professionals
$175 per class for AOBTA members (see details below)
$156 per class for recent graduates (see details below)
$150 per class if participating in all of the remaining classes (see details below)
$146 per class for students (see details below)
Supportive Discount Codes:
10% AOBTA Members – enter code "AOBTA"
20% Recent Graduates (less than 1 year) – enter code "Graduate"
25% Students – enter code "Students"
$600 for all four programs = $150 per program – enter code “EVSS”
To register: Extraordinary Vessels Sunday Series
Teacher Note: A review of energetic functions, characteristics and pathways will be included. Extraordinary Vessel hara assessment will be practiced. A unique Acupressure sequence will be practiced for each Extraordinary Vessel pair. If you attend each workshop you will learn esoteric Acupressure Therapy for the Extraordinary Vessels and experience the power of working with this deepest level of Qi.