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Tai Chi for Memory Instructor Training with Dr Paul Lam

When and Where

Date: 10th - 11th Aug, 2019
Time: 9-5
Address: Goodwood Community Centre
32/34 Rosa Street
Adelaide
South Australia

Information

Information

Tai Chi for Memory: An Empowering Program for Everyone!

What is Tai Chi for Memory?
Studies have shown tai chi improves memory and brain health. Dr Lam's team merged medical research and traditional Chinese medicine with tai chi to create an easy to learn program. It is especially useful for people with memory loss, Alzheimer's disease, or similar conditions. It is also designed to prevent these conditions.  

Caring for people with memory loss is challenging for carers and family; this mind-body program engages everyone for a quality time together. It will improve most aspects of health including balance, immunity and relaxation, and can be practiced and enjoyed by anyone.

Reasons to Come

  • Learn this new program personally from  Dr Lam with his colleagues
  • Physical and occupational therapists may find it a useful tool for their patients/clients
  • Useful tool for caregivers
  • Learn how to gently encourage and empower even the most debilitated participantsanyone can benefit from this program
  • Deepen your understanding of tai chi principles
  • Be the first group of certified instructors for this program

Who Will Benefit?

  • Almost any can enjoy this unique program, simple but with depth. This is a deeply empowering program, which can be taught to people with different levels of memory loss. 
  • Tai Chi for Memory can improve and prevent memory loss, as well as helping caregivers and family members.
  • Instructors can learn to teach this program to your participants who love any Tai Chi for Health program/s. 

Dr Paul Lam

Dr Paul Lam, a family physician in Sydney, Australia, is a world leader in the field of tai chi for health improvement.  The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC.gov) recommends his Tai Chi for Arthritis Program. Dr Lam has been studying tai chi for over forty years.  He is proficient in different styles and has created several Tai Chi for Health programs that have improved the health of millions of people worldwide.

He is one of the most sought after tai chi teachers having trained thousands of instructors.  Dr Lam has written several tai chi books including Teaching Tai Chi Effectively and Tai Chi for Beginners and the 24 Forms.  His instructional DVDs are best sellers around the world.

PreparationBest way is to find out for yourself

Prepare by working with the Tai Chi for Memory DVD or the Online lessons and the Teaching Tai Chi Effectively book or ebook as much as possible. The DVD/lessons and book are essential requirements for certification for instructor of this program. Materials are available from taichiproductions.com (20% discount for paid participants, discount code to be given at registration.) 

What To Wear

Wear loose comfortable clothes and flat shoes suitable for exercise. 

Updates

Current instructors can request Tai Chi for Health certificate updates with advance notice and submitting an assignment one month prior to the workshop. Cost: 25 euros per program.
NB Assignments submitted late incur an admin fee.

Cost

Teacher Training Course $420

Early Bird by 29 June      $400

General Public                 $190 per day

Time payment option is available:

Contact LEAP SA or Brenda Hum for information

All final payments due 6 July 2019

Updates $45 per update

Cheques made out to "LEAP SA"

PO Box 180

St Agnes, South Australia 5097

Direct Debit: Please add your name to the transfer and email details to 

teamleapsa@outlook.com

BSB 015 300

Account 187325306

 

There is a $50 administration fee on cancellation one month prior to the workshop. 

No refunds afterwards.

Location

Goodwood, South Australia

Contact

Enquiries: Brenda Hum

bghum@internode.on.net

The DVD and book can be purchased from

www.taichiproductions.com

or ring the office on (02) 9533 6511

The TCM DVD is also avilable through Dr Lam's Online Lessons

www.onlinetaichilessons.com