Tai Chi for Memory with Lorna Nixon & Rani Hughes 1st & 2nd June Wagga Wagga, NSW

When and Where

Date: 1st - 2nd Jun, 2019
Time: 9.00am -5.00pm
Address: TBC
Wagga Wagga,




Dr Paul Lam's team merged medical research and traditional Chinese Medicine to create this new, innovative Tai Chi for Memory programme.  Anyone can enjoy this calming and deeply empowering programme, simple but with depth.  It can be taught to people with different levels of cognitive impairment including memory loss.

At the conclusion of this workshop

  • Learn how to teach this programme safely and effectively.
  • Gain knowledge of what Tai Chi is and how it helps people with memory loss.
  • Be able to perform the Tai Chi for Memory set.

Who is eligible to attend this training?

Suitable participants include Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists, Exercise Physiologists, Tai Chi teachers and advanced tai chi students, Nurses, Health professionals (eg doctors), Accredited Exercise Instructors, Certified Allied Health Assistants.

Tai Chi for Health updates:

Current leaders/instructors can request Tai Chi for Health certificate updates with advance notice and submitting an assignment one month prior to the workshop.  Cost $40 per programme.

Your trainers:

Rani Hughes is a Melbourne based Occupational Therapist, while Lorna Nixon is a Cootamundra based Physiotherapist.  Both are Master Trainers in many of the Tai Chi for Health programmes within the Tai Chi for Health Institute. 


Each participant needs to be familiar with the movements in the Tai Chi for Memory programme (DVD available for $29.95) and the textbook "Teaching Tai Chi Effectively" by Dr Paul Lam (available in hard copy $21.95 or e-book $9.95) before coming to the workshop.  These products are available from Tai Chi Productions in Sydney Phone: 02 9533 6511 or

Board Certification:

Following successful completion of the course, you will be required to register to become a Tai Chi for Health Institute Board certified instructor in Tai Chi for Memory before teaching the programme (if not already a member). Annual fee is $25 (Standard Membership) or $45 (Premier Membership) regardless of the number of certificates you have.




Instructor Certificate $400 (early bird $380 if paid in full by 30th April 2019).

Attendance Certificate $300 (early bird $280 if paid in full by 30 April 2019)

Cancellation subject to $50 administration fee.

Morning and afternoon tea supplied.

Payment Methods:

Direct Bank Transfer: BSB: 082 536  Account No: 29-808-9107

Cheque or Money Order payable to Lorna Nixon, PO Box 62, Stockinbingal. NSW 2725




Lorna Nixon  Ph:      0427 974 140