Summary

This certified course integrates traditional Zen Shiatsu with advanced energy work and chakra healing. Zen Shiatsu and polarity resonance are rooted in Oriental Medicine with it’s notions of energetic movement, Meridians, Acupuncture points and Chakras; energy channels, points and vortexes.

These informational fields are stimulated through touch, technique, intention, empathy and energetic input. Healing naturally follows, bringing new energy, movement, blood and consciousness into the hidden parts of the body/mind and releasing corresponding blockages. The deeply relaxing effect allows for healing on all levels including the physical, emotional, mental and spiritual bodies.
 
Zen Shiatsu is Energy Medicine at the deepest level working directly with the life force thereby enabling that profound healing of body, mind and soul. This leads to tremendously effective healings of many common ailments and illnesses as well as chronic and degenerative diseases such as back pain, IBS, constipation, Crohn’s disease, asthma, skin problems, bloating, insomnia, period pains, headaches, stress, anxiety and even arthritis and cancer.
 
The course follows the European Shiatsu Federation’s core syllabus and is based on hands-on, experiential understanding of Diagnosis and Treatment with pure theory making up 20% of each days program.
 
The Yoga Teacher certification, for those who are interested in this additional training, is issued by Yoga Alliance International.

Each Year consists of one 3 Week residential course per year !
 
Graduates obtain the following certification with each year. The first year can be done as a single certification course and is complete in itself.


ZEN SHIATSU - FULL PROGRAM


Year 1: Shiatsu Massage and Accupressure certification, accredited with SYM-International

Year 2: Advanced Shiatsu certification with SYM-International and Yoga Teacher certification with Yoga Alliance International.

Year 3: Shiatsu Practitioner Diploma and Yoga Teacher certification with Yoga Alliance International.

Each year consists of 1 three-week residential course. The course can also be done in 3 one-week modules per year. The full course is based on 480 hours of tuition plus 100 recorded treatments per year in addition to written assignments (Anatomy & Physiology, Chinese Medicine, case histories and a short thesis).

The course follows the European Shiatsu Federation international standard.
 
Yoga is Integrated into all Shiatsu courses; students interested in receiving the 200 hour Yoga Teacher certification with Yoga Alliance International may do so after the second or third year depending on their proficiency.

Course fees include tuition, course materials and accommodation (Food is not included on this course, except welcome reception and party).

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Yoga Teacher Training

Castellon, Spain
Yoga Alliance Accredited

Styles

  • Restorative

Skill Level

  • Beginner
  • Intermediate

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Program

HOURS + TOPICS

Each year consists of 1 three-week residential course with a total number of hours 160. The following topic will be covered -


Exercises: Yoga / Meridian Stretching / Meditation / Relaxation.

Principles of touch / Sensitivity to Qi and positive connection to receiver's Qi.

Continuity and fluency of movement / Mental and physical concentration.

Techniques : Shiatsu in prone, supine, side and sitting positions.

Contra-indications / Accurate location of the classical meridians.

Chinese organ and meridian functions

Anatomy & Physiology (part 1) / Palpation and diagnosis

Location and function of 100 common Acu-or Pressure points

LU : 1,5,7,9,11 / LI : 1,4,10,11,15,20
ST : 1,3,9,17,25,30,36,40,44,45 / SP : 1,3,6,9,10,15, 21
HT : 1,3,7,9 / SI : 1,3,9,10,11,19
BL:1,2,10,13,14,15,17,18,19,20,21,22,23,25,27,28,36,40, 57,60,67 / KI : 1,3,6,10,16, 27
PE : 1,3,6,7,8,9 / TH : 1,4,5,14,23
GB: 1,12,14,20,21,24,25,30,34,40,44 / LV : 1,3,5,8,13,14
GV : 1,2, 3, 4,14,16,20,26 / CV : 3,4,5,6,8,12,14,17,24

Certification

The yoga school is a member of Yoga Alliance International, The International Association Of Yoga Therapists & The International Yoga Federation. Students will be required to have completed all the set assignments by the end of each module and pass the end exam Students will be expected to show proficiency and improvement in their own practice, teaching and understanding. The practical evaluation is based on continual assessment and students are expected to complete a minimum of 90% of contact hours.

Schedule

TIME
ACTIVITY
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Yoga/ DO-In, Meditation, Relaxation
9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Break ; Breakfast
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Shiatsu: Practice
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Lunch & Break
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Theory
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Shiatsu: Practice
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Free Time and Dinner

Free Time

Please note times may change slightly due to season and location.

Food

Food is not include in a course fee. there is plenty of good restaurants near by where you can have your lunch or dinner.

Inclusions

  • Accommodation
  • Course Material
  • Pool
  • Facilities Access
  • WiFi Internet

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Accommodations

Dorm at Traditional Villa

Dorm

This traditional villa houses a large room that is able to fit five people. This room has easy access to the swimming pool.

Shared Room at Traditional Villa

Shared Room

With a rustic and traditional charm each room offers authentic Spanish ambiance. White walls create a clean and crisp space accented by panels of wood, creating a beautiful contrast in the room.

Accommodation is shared and each room comes with comfortable beds and plenty of space. Enjoy connecting with your peers and sleeping soundly in this lovely space.

Private Room at Traditional Villa

Private Room

This rustic room is furnished with wooden furniture to match ambiance of the room. It gives off a warm and homey feeling and takes advantage of the sun with how the windows are situated around the room. This has easy access to the swimming pools. Everything is only a walk away.

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Castellon, Spain

Cervera del Maestre is a small village in the mountains 16 km inland from Benicarló, on the Spanish Costa del Azahar 2 hours drive south of Barcelona and 90 minutes north of Valencia. The region is well known for its abundant agricultural produce, beaches, mountains and historical towns and villages.

To visit Cervera del Maestre, you can fly to Castellon, Valencia, Reus or Barcelona, and take the train/bus to Benicarló / Peníscola railway station.

From Barcelona main train station it will take two hours to get to Benicarlo / Peniscola station. From Valencia main station the train is 1 hour 20 north to Peniscola / benciarlo station.

Venue   Traditional Villa
Traditional Villa, Venue for 3-Week Zen Shiatsu and Yoga Teacher Training

This traditional villa in Cervera del Maestre offers panoramic views of the surrounding lands making your stay extra special. It has an easy access to the village swimming pool, cafe, bar and shops. Food is prepared and served in the main Villa where some classes are also held. The main yoga hall is an easy five minute walk from the location.

To go to the venue, fly to Castellon - a 35 minute taxi drive. Buses are also available to Benicarlo/ Peniscola railway station. Alternatively, you can fly to Valencia, Reus or Barcelona, either drive to Cervera or take the train or bus to Benicarló / Peníscola railway station where pick ups are also available.

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