- July 25th - 30th (9am - 5pm each day)
Facilitator: Stefan Duerst
(Authorized Jin Shin Do® Teacher and
Registered Jin Shin Do® Acupressurist)
Investment: $845 + HST
Contact: 613.329.8096 or firstname.lastname@example.org
To find more out about Jin Shin Do®, please got to www.jinshindo.org.
Objectives (participants learn to):
Locate 55 acu-points in relation to surrounding anatomy.
Describe how Jin Shin Do® acupressure can be utilized for general relaxation and to release specific
Demonstrate acu-point combinations for common problems, including tension in the head, neck,
shoulders, back, chest, abdomen, pelvis and extremities.
Process, in a simple way, the feelings and images which may arise from the body during acupressure
Perform simple movements which facilitate relaxation and structural-energic balancing.
Identify the 8 Strange Flows or extraordinary vessels, and demonstrate their use for energy balancing and
"Jin Shin Do" means "The Way of the Compassionate Spirit". Jin Shin Do® Bodymind
Acupressure® uses gentle yet deep finger pressure on specific acu-points and verbal Body
Focusing techniques, to help release "armoring" or chronic tension, balance the "Qi" or energy,
and improve vitality. This clothes-on method helps relieve stress- and trauma-related problems.
A unique synthesis of a traditional Japanese acupressure technique, classic Chinese acu-theory,
Taoist philosophy, Qigong (breathing and exercise techniques), Reichian segmental theory and
principles of Ericksonian psychotherapy, Jin Shin Do® acupressure was originated by Iona
Jin Shin Do® Bodymind Acupressure® is not intended for the diagnosis, treatment or cure of
disease. It is a relaxation therapy, and a useful adjunct to licensed, qualified medical or
psychological care. For any persistent pain or symptom, even a seemingly minor one, the reader
is strongly encouraged to consult a medical doctor. When used in conjunction with standard
medical treatment, the Jin Shin Do® Acupressure technique can assist the healing process by
releasing tension, decreasing stress and encouraging a sense of increased well-being.
- August 26th (10am - 4:30pm)
A Profound Experience Of Sound and Vibration, of Silence and Inner Space.
Facilitator: Ulrich Panzer
Investment: $ 120.00 per person
Registration and Inquiries, please contact: email@example.com
Ulrich Panzer is a German artist who shares his time between Berlin and his studio in
Glenburnie, Ontario. For many years he has studied the dimensions of Sound and Colour in
their potential for our perception. Beside exhibitions of his paintings and public sound
performances, he facilitates workshops and retreats in Europe, Canada and the USA, since
It is the objective of the artist to share a deeper sensitivity and embark on a journey into a
multidimensional universe to gain a new perspective through an expanded and refined sensory
Ulrich uses instruments such as Tibetan Bowls, Gongs, Tuning Forks, Voice and his own
paintings. He engages participants in various exercises to enter a world of pure vibration
where attunement and healing become possible. Many people leave his events deeply touched
and inspired, saying that they hear, see, smell, taste more and have an overall sense as if a veil
has been lifted.
- September 10th (10am - 12:30)
Yoga, Contemplation + Connection
Set against the beautiful natural backdrop of the Godfrey Sculpture park, this event combines various medicines for the heart: movement, sound, nature, art, and community. We'll begin with an all-levels yoga class focused on the physical area of the heart, and accompanied by various classical + traditional instruments: violin, didgeridoo, drums & more. A space for meditation and contemplation in the sculpture park followed by a guided sharing circle offer opportunities for connection with the land and connection to each other.
Facilitators: Liz Huntley + Roland Jentzsch
10-11:15am: All-levels vinyasa yoga with live music, led by Liz Huntly & Roland Jensch
11:15am-12pm: Walking/ exploring/ meditation in the sculpture park
12-12:30pm: Sharing circle
Regular tickets: $35