Professional Training Workshops

Professional Qigong Training Workshops

Receive professional training from a certified IIMQ  instructor with over 30 years clinical experience.

Medical Qigong Practitioner (MQP) Training

with Arlene Wilkinson, MMQ (China)

Medical Qigong, one of the four branches of Traditional Chinese Medicine, is the oldest energetic healing modality of TCM. Medical Qigong Therapy works with balancing Qi (energy) through breath, posture, movement and meditation, to both support well-being and to correct chronic imbalances that have resulted in dis/ease.

Medical Qigong Therapy both assists personal growth and aides in the development of your healing skills.  Transform your life as you practice Qigong exercises and meditations. Learn to give and receive powerful healing treatments.  You will learn many techniques to enhance both professional practice and self-care strategies.  Studying to be a Medical Qigong Practitioner is a step-by-step process that integrates theory with practical experience and helps you become a skilled practitioner of Chinese energetic medicine.

This 200-hour Medical Qigong Practitioner (MQP) training program is open to all health care professionals, practitioners of Ayurveda and TCM, Yoga & Pilates instructors, massage therapists, energy workers and those interested in Chinese energetic medicine.  The International Institute of Medical Qigong (IIMQ) offers a multi-level certification program designed to teach theory and practical application of Medical Qigong Therapy.

The Medical Qigong Practitioner (MQP) training program with Arlene Wilkinson, RMT, MMQ (China) is a 200-hour program comprised of eight 3-day seminars, including a 3-day clinic.  In addition, there are readings, clinical practice, exam and homework assignments between seminars with a practical and written exam for the completion of the certification.

Class enrolment is limited, a $400 non refundable deposit will hold your place in the program. Register by September 1, 2020 to reserve your space in the spring program – Seminar 1: March 2021.  Upon receipt of your deposit, all of the information for ordering the textbooks and recommended reading assignments will be forwarded to you.

Location: Baxter Arts Centre, Bloomfield, Prince Edward County

Cost:  $3,600 +HST Tuition, for all eight weekend trainings, including the 3-day clinic, handouts and audio downloads. Payment in 4 instalments. 

Textbooks Required:  “Chinese Energetic Medicine, volumes 1 – 5, by Dr. Jerry Alan Johnson Ph.D., D.T.C.M., D.M.Q. (China), founder of the International Institute of Medical Qigong.

No prerequisites for the MQP #1 seminar.  Completion of the Practitioner level Medical Qigong training program leads to both Therapist and Master level programs of study. 

Medical Qigong Teacher Training (MQTT)

with Arlene Wilkinson, MMQ (China)

Transform Your Life!

Become a Certified Qigong Instructor!

This 200 hour program will certify you to teach Medical Qigong classes, and begin your journey into life-force energy (Qi). Develop techniques to cultivate Qi, & learn to balance body~ mind~ spirit.Qigong is one of the most powerful systems of self-healing & is a safe and effective tool for health promotion.This program includes: 4 modules of training, home study, clinical hours and testing to attain certification.

Medical Qigong Module 1: Dao Yin Postural Training ~ Stillness & Movement

Introduction to Chinese Energetic Medicine

Qigong Basics

History & Benefits of Qigong

The Meridians & Five Elements

Qigong Practice: Breath/ Movement/ Meditation

Module 1:  2020 Training Dates ~ 9:30 am -5:30 pm: May 23/24; June 27; Aug 8 & 9; Sept 12

Module 1 Course Fee:

$900+HST for all 6 days; or $195+HST per day.

Please register with $200 deposit by April 2, 2020.

Location: Baxter Arts Centre, Prince Edward County

Medical Qigong Module 2: Dao Yin Respiratory Training ~ Breath & Sound Therapy

Medical Qigong Module 3: Dao Yin Mental Training ~ Meditation & Colour Therapy

Medical Qigong Module 4:  Medical Qigong Teacher Training ~ Breath + Intention = Movement/Stillness

Medical Qigong Module 2-4:  Dates TBA, September 2020