Women's Qigong: Chinese Secrets of Longevity and Health
Deborah Davis, Lac, MAOM, acupuncturist, qigong instructor, and medical intuitive, has been involved in alternative medicine for more than 30 years, focusing on women’s health. In 1990, she began studying medical qigong under Dr. Wang,…
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For women of all levels.
Qigong is a system of self-healing that has been used in China for more than 2,000 years to maintain health, achieve longevity, and treat disease. It consists of gentle exercises that combine breath, slow movement, self-massage, and meditation to harmonize body, mind, and spirit.
Learn gentle qigong movements designed exclusively for women to
- Revitalize the body
- Reduce stress
- Balance hormones
- Help prevent breast cancer
- Strengthen the lungs, digestion, and the immune system for winter.
To complement the more dynamic qigong, Deborah Davis also teaches an active meditation that uses visualization to heal the reproductive organs and breasts. This ancient Taoist meditation nourishes a woman’s blood and yin essence through all stages of life and can be used for depression, anxiety, and stress reduction. Qigong is easy to learn and beneficial for women of all ages.
Recommended reading and viewing Deborah Davis, Women’s Qigong for Health and Longevity: A Practical Guide for Women Forty and Older (Shambhala) and the DVD The Spirit of Qi Gong.
Note Please bring clothes for practicing outside.
- 23.5 credits for Yoga Alliance (YA), $20 additional charge
- 23.5 credits for Massage and Body Workers (NCBTMB), $20 additional charge
- 23.5 credits for Nurses (NURS), $20 additional charge
- 23.5 credits for Athletic Trainers (BOC), $20 additional charge
- room & meals pricing
9:00 am–5:00 pm, Monday–Friday
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Choice of Accommodations
The dorms allow for 5–22 people per room, and offer simple bunk beds and nearby hall bathrooms.
- Standard Rooms
- $565 and up
These spare and peaceful rooms measure 8' x 12' and include a double or queen-size bed or platform twin beds.
- Standard Plus Rooms
- $860 and up
These quiet rooms are perfect for those who want a real retreat, and include simple décor, a double or queen-size bed, or twin beds.Learn More