Ki Kai Shiatsu School

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13-14 January 2018: Movement Shiatsu, Three Families, Six Forms of Touch & Inner Qigong: – to book with Eventbrite

Weekend 4 of the Certificate in Shiatsu and Movement Shiatsu is also designed as a pair of stand alone workshops for those interested in different aspects of Movement Shiatsu, or for the purposes of Continuing Professional Development. Lead by Jonathan Clifford

Day 1 Saturday 13th January 2018: Intro to the Shao Yang of the Gall Bladder & Triple Heater meridians includes:

  • Negotiating Relationships Between Self & Others
  • Courage & Decision Making;
  • Circulation, Integration & Actualisation;
  • Spiral Movement
  • Mediating Touch and bringing awareness of proximal & distal movement of joints

Day 2, Sunday 14th January 2018: Intro to the Jue Yin of the Liver & Heart Protector Meridians & an exploration of

  • Meeting Conflict: the Shadow, Developing Courage & Vision,
  • Planning, Flow, & Flexibility;
  • Shock Absorption;
  • Elasticity & Stretch;
  • Embracing Touch: assisting clients to engage with the challenges of what is difficult
  • Review of the 3rd Family


Meridian Weekend Courses

A Series of Weekend Courses Designed to Consolidate and Revise Classical Meridians, Points & an Opportunity to Practice Techniques & Exchange Treatments. These are certificated short courses which count towards Continuing Professional Development CPD.

Day 1 Saturday 17th February 2018: Reprise Classical Water Meridians & Revision of  Classical Secondary Fire Meridians & Sotai Techniques lead by Bill Commerford.

  • Treating Classical Triple Heater & Heart Protector in supine and sitting positions
  • Sotai Techniques to assist clients and work with resistance and core muscles to increase strength,  ease and range of movement

Day 2 Sunday 18th February 2018 Revisision of Classical Wood Meridians & Sotai lead by Bill Commerford . We will look at:

  • Treating Classical Gall Bladder & Liver Meridians in supine and side positions
  • More Sotai Techniques and aspects of good style which provide appropriate support and quality of contact

This is also Weekend 5 of the Certificate in Shiatsu and Movement Shiatsu.


Coming Soon in Spring 2018

Year 1 of a two-year accelerated Weekday training: this Full Shiatsu Professional Practitioner Training Course encompasses both the Certificate and Diploma in Shiatsu. The course is designed for those unable to make weekend training programmes.

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Ki Kai Shiatsu School has taught Shiatsu successfully for over 20 years and aims to:

          1. Offer the highest quality tuition in the skills of Shiatsu and Oriental Medicine.
          2. Make Shiatsu accessible to as wide a range of people as possible.
          3. Provide an open, co-operative, exploratory and supportive learning environment.
          4. Actively encourage the integration of Shiatsu into organised healthcare and as a service in community social health and well-being.

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