Guasha and Tuina

Traditional Chinese Medical Modalities

Guasha

November 7 

Saturday, 9am-4pm - Online registration closed. Call 847-864-1130 by 4pm on Nov 6 to register.

Taught by Ninetta Keenan

Tuina

November 8

Sunday, 9am-4pm - CLASS IS FULL

Taught by Ninetta Keenan

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Location & Parking
Holiday Inn - Conference Room “Fountain Square D"
1501 Sherman Ave
Evanston IL 60201
We will be bringing over all the necessary equipment, including numerous air filtration units to make sure we maintain our safety standards.
 
The Holiday Inn is within an easy walk to the Dempster Purple Line. If you drive, they have a garage attached to the building that can be parked in all-day for $5 (check in at the front desk for this reduced-price parking fee and permit).

 

Guasha and Tuina have been used for centuries for health maintenance and to treat pathologies. Gua Sha is a rubbing technique applied to the surface of the skin with a smooth tool resulting in drawing out stagnation and stimulating the connective tissues. Tui Na is a hands-on technique applying a vigorous push/pull action that stimulates the muscles and joints. 

Both work to mobilize Blood, Qi and Lymph inthe body, resolving chronic injuries and pain, and benefitting internal disorders. This class will review the benefits and different procedures for each modality as well as protocol for treating a variety of diseases from the common cold, muscle aches, digestive disorders, irregular menstruation, headaches to sports injuries. Students will have time for practical application so they may offer these modalities as a natural extension to their practice.

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