Tai Chi for Diabetes Instructor Training Course & Multiple Updates with Anastasia Yianni

When and Where

Date: 6th - 13th Aug, 2021
Time: 9am - 5pm
Address: Virtual (Zoom)




Tai Chi for Diabetes is one in a series of Tai Chi for Health Programs designed by Dr Paul Lam in conjunction with other Tai Chi and Medical Experts.

This form is a combination of Sun and Yang styles of Tai Chi and the movements progress to graduated levels of physical exertion. The program is designed to help improve diabetes. Exercise is well established as being paramount in empowering ones own health and well-being. Tai Chi for Diabetes is a most suitable exercise form. It can also enhance appropriate acupuncture meridians to improve diabetes control. It can be modified and is suitable for almost anyone to improve overall health. 

People interested in doing this workshop can either apply to certify as an instructor of the course to safely and effectively teach other people or to attend to enhance their own practice of tai chi. If you are currently certified in TCD you can attend for a practice session (contact Anastasia to discuss, details below). Eligibility to apply to certify to be an instuctor of the course:

  • Exercise Physiologists
  • Physiotherapists
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Tai Chi Teachers and Advanced Tai Chi Students
  • Nurses
  • Health Professionals (eg Doctors, Therapists)
  • Accredited Exercise Instructors
  • Certified Allied Health Assistants,
  • People with experience in conducting exercises with no formal qualification under the supervision of a relevant health professional (contact Anastasia to discuss eligibility

Prior preparation for the workshop for all participants to gain most benefit and to enhance the prospect of being ready to be certified to teach by the end of the workshop:

Familiarise yourself with the movements on DVD

Read Chapters 1, 4, 6 and 11 in the Teaching Tai Chi Effectively Book

Participants to source independently the Teaching book (hard copy or digital) and DVD or Online Lessons. Available from the TCHI website. A 20% discount code is available after registering and paying for the course, please contact Anastasai for the code. 


$430 2 day TCD course

$50 per Tai Chi for Health Update

TCD update attend workshop on 13 August. Cost $220 (you can also join in on 6 August no extra cost). Additional updates $50

Payment details will be provided directly from MT Anastasia post registration. 

Once you register and pay a 20% discount code can be provided to purchase the book and DVD. 

Cancellation Fee with 2 weeks prior notice $100 for 2 day course. $75 for one day course. No refund with less than 2 weeks notice. 


Zoom workshop from Melbourne. Australian Eastern Standard Time.


Anastasia Yianni

Email: [email protected]

Mobile: 0422 652 866