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POSTPONED Tai Chi for Heart Conditions & Updates - Rehoboth Beach DE - with MTs Jocelyn Simpson and Marianne Walch

When and Where

Date: 16th - 17th May, 2020
Time: 8:30am - 5:00pm
Address: Lewes Senior Activity Center
32083 Janice Rd.
Lewes
DE
United States

Information

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Tai Chi Chi for Heart Conditions: An Empowering Program to Improve and Prevent these Conditions!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

What is Tai Chi for Heart Conditions?
Studies have shown tai chi improves most  heart conditions. Heart conditions are the number one killer for the western world, yet most of the conditions are preventable, and can be improved with a healthier lifestyle. Dr Lam's team has incorporated medical research and traditional Chinese medicine into the ancient art of tai chi to create an effective program. It can prevent or improve most heart conditions, as well improve balance, immunity and relaxation.

Reasons to Come

  • Learn this new program from one of Dr Lam's authorised Master Trainers
  • Learn the extension movements that can fit into any of Dr Lam's Tai Chi for Health programs
  • Physical and occupational therapists may find it a useful tool for their patients/clients
  • Learn how to gently encourage and empower participants with heart condtions
  • Deepen your understanding of tai chi principles
  • Useful tool for caregivers

Who Will Benefit?

  • Almost anyone 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 heart conditions, or anyone wishing to use it to prevent these condition, or just as  an enjoyable program to improve health and wellness. 
  • Instructors can learn to teach this program to your participants with or without heart conditions. 

 

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Preparation

Prepare by working with the Tai Chi for Heart Conditions 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 prior to the workshop.  A fee may apply - check with your Master Trainer.


NB: Assignments submitted late may  incur an admin fee.

Details

THIS WORKSHOP HAS BEEN POSTPONED DUE TO COVID-19 PRECAUTIONS. REGISTRANTS WILL BE NOTIFIED WHEN WE RESCHEDULE.

Who Can Come?

Anyone with or without prior tai chi experience can attend this workshop. Preparation is strongly recommended, and required for Board Certification.  It will take from 20 hours to 200 hours to prepare depending on your experience in tai chi and health education. For example an experienced tai chi practitioner would not need as much time (about 15 to 30 hours) to learn the program from the instructional dvd or online lessons.

Who will be Certified to Teach the Program?

Participants who have met all requirements on completion of the workshop will be eligible to be certified by the Tai Chi for Health Institute to teach this program. Please see the following links for details of the certification process:  https://taichiforhealthinstitute.org/how-to-become-an-instructor-of-dr-lams-program-3/ and https://taichiforhealthinstitute.org/faq-for-becoming-a-board-certified-instructor/. A nominal fee is required.

Should you not be qualified for certification by the end of the workshop, you will have 2 additional weeks to complete requirements. There is an additional fee for post-workshop certification, so be sure to put in the time prior to the workshop to prepare.

Updates

At this workshop qualified instructors will have an opportunity to update their existing qualifications. There may be an administration fee and you will need to complete a written assignment and submit it no later than May 1. Be prepared to demonstrate the form associated with the program you are updating. Reminder: Updates are required every two years. Updates are available for TCD, TCA, TCAFP, STCA, TCA2, TCB, TCE, TCE2, TCHC, TCM, TCO, TCR.

Registering online

If you are already a certified instructor, you will need to login to the website to register for this workshop.  Use the "Lost Password" link to reset your password if you are having difficulties logging on.

CEU Credits

6.5 contact hours for CEUs per day are available for a small additional fee for Physical Therapists (PTs & PTAs), Occupational Therapists (OTs and OTAs), Advance Practice Registered Nurses (APRN), Registered Nurses (RN), Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN) & American College of Sports Medicine Certified Professionals (ACSM). Every state and certifying organization has different requirements, and these requirements are subject to frequent changes.  TCHI, as with all CE providing organizations, require that each participant check with their certifying organization to verify that they will accept these CEUs.

The Tai Chi for Health Institute is approved as a provider of continuing nursing education by the Kansas State Board of Nursing.  The course offering is approved for up to 16.5 contact hours applicable to APRN, RN, or LPN relicensure.   KS State Board of Nursing Provider Number (SP1460-0321).

The Indiana Professional Licensing Agency has approved the Tai Chi for Health Institute, c/o The Home Gym, Inc. to provide continuing education contact hours to Occupational Therapists and Occupational Therapist Assistants. This workshop (Tai Chi for Health) provides a maximum of 14 OT/OTA contact hours. Provider #98000561A

As a Chapter of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), the Kansas Physical Therapy Association has approved the Tai Chi for Health Institute to provide continuing education contact hours to Physical Therapists and Physical Therapist Assistants. This workshop (Tai Chi for Health) provides a maximum of 14 PT/PTA contact hours. Provider #CEULO10539

The American College of Sports Medicine’s Professional Education Committee certifies that “Tai Chi for Health Institute” meets the criteria for official ACSM Approved Provider status from (2018 – December 2021). Approved Providers and their content reflect the concepts of their respective organizations and do not necessarily represent the positions or policies of ACSM. Providership # 701292. ACSM approved providership of this program does not imply endorsement of the sponsoring organization’s products/services.”

Authorized Provider:  Tai Chi for Health Institute • www.taichiforhealthinstitute.org USA Program Administrator:  TCHI-USA (CE) • c/o Meghan E Creations, LLC, 265 Turkeysag Trail, Ste 102 #130, Palmyra, VA 22963

Cost

$200  Earliest Discounted Price (postmarked by March 15)

$225 Early Bird Discounted Price (postmarked by April 15)

$250  Standard Price (postmarked after April 15)

$125  Early Bird TCHC Update (Day 2 attendance required, both days recommended)

$150 Standard Price for TCHC Update (postmarked after April 15)

$40  Additional updates (Day 2 attendance required as well as written assignment). Please contact Master Trainer Jocelyn Simpson regarding multiple updates pricing.

Written assignments for updates are due no later than May 1.

$30  CEU/CECs

$50  if post-workshop certification is necessary

Registration Deadline:  Registration recommended no later than 2 weeks prior to the workshop so you can obtain study materials and have time to learn the tai chi forms. Registration is accepted after that date as long as space allows, but you may need to do some work post-workshop in order to certify. If this is the case, an additional fee may apply.

Cancellations are subject to a $50 administrative fee prior to April 15, 2020; after this, cancellations will be refunded at 50% of fees paid if requested.

Payment by check or money order to:

Jocelyn Simpson

PO Box 540

Acworth GA 30101

Location

Lewes Senior Activity Center

32083 Janice Rd, 

Lewes, DE. 19958

Contact

Master Trainer Jocelyn Simpson

PO Box 540, Acworth GA 30101

jocelynsimpson854@gmail.com

770-912-9229

Master Trainer Marianne Walch

mwalch@verizon.net, 302-344-6608

Local Coordinator Janet DeFeo

jmdefeo@gmail.com, 717-701-3552