Tai Chi for Arthritis & TCA for Fall Prevention Instructor Qualification Training & Updates with Heather Chalon, MPH

When and Where

Date 30th - 31st Jan, 2018
Time 8:30 check-in Day 1. 9-5 each day
Address La Vida Llena Training Center
10501 Lagrima De Oro Rd NE
New Mexico
United States




***  Now Taking registrations for Spring Dates.  This workshop is full.  ****

Please join us in the Land of Enchantment. 

Two Day Overview:

DAY 1 and Day 2, Tai Chi For Arthritis for Fall Prevention  Instructor Qualification Training

DAY 2; REQUIRED For Those Attending For Recertification/Update, (refresher); Recommended To Attend Both DAY 1 and DAY 2 (same price whether 1 or 2 days)

This workshop is designed to train participants to safely and effectively instruct the form to others. An application form, questionnaire, and release will be sent to all who register. It is required that participants have or purchase and study the required Tai Chi for Arthritis DVD  (2 DVDs) and Teaching Tai Chi Effectively book prior to the class. All participants will receive a certificate.  Those who meet the requirements for certification will receive "Instructor Certification” with the Dr. Paul Lam Tai Chi for Health Institute. Those who need more time to be prepared will receive Participant certificate.  

When registering online:  If you are already a certified TCHI instructor, you will need to login to the TCHI.org website before you register for this workshop.  Use the "Lost Password" link to reset you password if you are having difficulties logging onto this website.

Required Training Materials for Certification:  Not included in registration fee.  Teaching Tai Chi Effectively (TTCE) book.   Tai Chi for Arthritis DVD.  A 20% discount code will be sent to participants upon receipt of registration and payment. A minimum of 20 hours practice per course with the applicable DVD is recommended for the best learning experience.

Continuing Education Credits/Units:  CEUs for Physical Therapists (PTs & PTAs), Occupational Therapists (OTs & OTAs), Registered Nurses (RNs), Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs), Licensed Mental Health Technicians (LMHTs), and CECs for American College of Sports Medicine Certified Professionals (ACSMPs).  Additional fee applies. 

Additional Recertifications/Updates:  $40 per update in addition to the TCAFP workshop fee.  Tai Chi for Arthritis, Seated Tai Chi for Arthritis, TCA2, Tai Chi for Rehabilitation, Tai Chi for Energy.

Assignments must be completed and returned to Heather at Heather@HeatherChalon.com and approved, prior to the workshop.


DAY 1 and DAY 2;  January 30-31 , 2018: Tai Chi for Arthritis for Fall Prevention (TCAFP)

  1. Training / CNew Instructor ertification. Cost $250/person. Add Tai Chi for Arthritis Certification for $50/person, pre-workshop assignment will be due.
  2. Recertification/Update - DAY 2 REQUIRED.  (recommend attendance on DAY 1 and DAY 2 with no increase in fee).  Cost $150/person.
  3. Just for Fun (participation only, no instructor certification). Cost $125/person (2 days).

      Continuing Education Credits/Units Available.  Cost $30.00 for 14 contact hours (2 days).

    Continuing Education Credits/Units Available.  Cost $30.00 for 14 contact hours (2 days).

Recertification/Updates Available: $40/per TCH program; TCA; Seated TCA; TCE; TCR


Payment:  You will not be asked for payment when you submit registration.  You will be emailed a confirmation.  Please make payment:

1) Mail check or money order to 

Heather Chalon   1700 E River Road #64422
Tucson, Arizona 85728

2) Arrange for invoice or credit card payment, with $9 service fee.


Hosted by State of New Mexico Department of Health

La Vida Llena

10501 Lagrima De Oro Rd NE

Albuquerque, NM 87111-3737


Heather Chalon, MPH,  Master Trainer TCHI

email: heather@heatherchalon.com

phone: 520-780-6751