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Tai Chi for Arthritis 2 (Zoom) by Betty Scanlon

When and Where

Date: Dec 12th 2020
Time: 8:30 AM
Address: Zoom

Information

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Tai Chi for Arthritis 2

What is Tai Chi for Arthritis 2?

Dr. Paul Lam and his team of medical and tai chi experts designed the Tai Chi for Arthritis program to be safe and effective for people with arthritis; it also provides health benefits and can improve almost anyone’s quality of life.

Millions of people around the world have gained health benefits from the TCA program. Many scientific studies have shown that the TCA program relieves pain, improves quality of life and makes people feel better. Studies also shown the program prevent falls; that is why the Center of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC.gov) recommends it for this purpose. It is supported by many Arthritis Foundations including the USA, Australia and UK.

TCA has twelve moves, and many people told Dr Lam they wanted a longer set to enhance their practice. Dr Lam has carefully selected a further 9 forms to add to the original TCA to create a more exciting set. Containing more sophisticated moves and subtle changes in direction, TCA2 is an ideal tool for beginners looking to expand their repertoire and develop their knowledge of the tai chi principles, and to gain more health benefits.

TCA2 is now an instructor qualifying workshop; check your insurance to make sure you are covered to teach the set without Board Certification.  Dr Lam strongly recommends everyone to learn this more challenging set.

Reasons to Come

Become eligible to be Board Certified for TCA2

Improve your TCA set

Learn more depth of the tai chi principles

Develop your tai chi in a positive, enjoyable and interactive environment

Learn a more exciting and challenging set

Gain more material to share with your participants

Requirements

Anyone is welcome to attend, but in order to get the most from the workshop participants need to be able to perform the set form memory. Non-instructors are welcome as this workshop is designed to enhance your knowledge and skills. 

By the Completion of the Workshop you will:

Know the Tai Chi for Arthritis set at a deeper level

Understand how tai chi improves health and relaxation

Have improved your tai chi skill and knowledge

All participants will receive a "has completed" or "attendance" certificate

Clothing

Wear loose comfortable clothes and flat shoes suitable for exercise.

NB: The name of the Master Trainer authorized by Dr Lam to conduct this workshop is displayed on the workshop location and details page.

Tai Chi for Health Program Updates

At this workshop instructors have an opportunity to update their other Tai Chi for Health certifications. You will need to complete a written assignment before the workshop, and an administration fee applies.

 

 

Details

This is a one-day instructor qualification training.  You must already be certified in TCA or TCAFP to receive certification in TCA2.  

The training will be conducted over Zoom.  You will need to be present for all training (you cannot turn your camera off).  You also need a space large enough that you can be seen from head to toe as well as a screen large enough to allow you to see from across the room.   A phone will only suffice if you connect it to a computer or TV screen to enlarge the image.

Practice with the DVD is required prior to the workshop, as well as sending a video of yourself performing the TCA2 set.  

Registration is limited to 11 participants.

Cost

Payment can be made by check or credit card - contact Betty for additional information

  • Workshop fee, including the TCA2 DVD = $135
  • Workshop only = $110
  • Just for Fun (no certification, no DVD) = $110
  • Other updates = $30 each

Location

Zoom - from the comfort of your home!

Contact

Betty Scanlon:  TaiChi@comcast.net

Call or text:  239-738-6058