Workshops, Classes & Events

The Shiatsu College offers a wide variety of workshops, events, short courses, local community grassroots initiatives and more. Courses include introductory Shiatsu workshops, for beginners to find out more about this wonderful healing art, as well as a rolling programme of related topics for all levels, from complete beginners to master classes. Workshops vary between the regional Branches and are updated regularly

Workshops are for:

  • Complete beginners – to gain practical skills in working with your own energies and in helping others
  • Complementary Therapists – to add to the skills you already have
  • Professional Shiatsu Practitioner Diploma students 
  • All Shiatsu students, practitioners & teachers – to develop and expand your practice of Shiatsu and energy work

For CPD opportunities please visit www.newenergywork.com, join the New Energy Work Emailing list to receive news or check with your local branch

Shiatsu College Residential

The Shiatsu College’s famously popular Residential has changed format in recent years and combined with our annual Teachers’ Meeting. We’ve opened it out to invite all students: welcoming 1st Year Acupressure Certificate level and 2nd Year Zen Shiatsu students, as well as 3rd year Diploma students and all past Graduates! Click here for more details.

Events

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E-news

The Norwich Shiatsu College branch has a quarterly e-mailing list which sends you up to date information on regional workshops to your inbox! Visit the Norwich Branch page to sign up.

 

Jul
12
Thu
Tapping (EFT) Circle Sessions @ The Shiatsu Centre
Jul 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Tapping (EFT) Circle Sessions @ The Shiatsu Centre

Open to the new and the more experienced

Come and practice tapping amongst friends to deepen your experience. Topics explored selected by group on the evening. Practicing tapping helps you to reach your personal goals and release the emotional or mental blocks that are holding you back.

​Tapping or EFT (Emotional Freedom Technique) is a highly effective yet simple therapeutic technique. It works by tapping on Acupressure points and focusing on a problematic issue, to enable you to release lifelong negative emotional and mental patterns

– Practice the Tapping Sequence

– Group and pair work

Pre-booking required. For more information please contact Nicole on 07746 892693 or email her

Aug
9
Thu
Energy Care Training: for Empath’s and Sensitive people @ The Shiatsu Centre
Aug 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Energy Care Training: for Empath's and Sensitive people @ The Shiatsu Centre

Open to beginners

Sensitive and impacted, or exhausted by the emotions of others? Highly affected by your environments and noise? Experiencing heightened emotional states and easily overwhelmed?

Come and learn energy care techniques in a fun and friendly space to help you successfully work with your sensitivity: to gain greater balance, grounding and control.

Pre-booking required. For more information please contact Nicole on 07746 892693 or email her

Aug
12
Sun
Dragon and Tiger Medical Qigong – Part Two @ Wellbeing Centre
Aug 12 @ 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
Dragon and Tiger Medical Qigong - Part Two @ Wellbeing Centre
An in-depth study of this ancient set of forms. For this second workshop we will be revising forms 1 & 2 and going on to cover forms 3 – 7 in detail.
Although best if the first workshop was attended, this second one is suitable for anyone who already knows the set in outline.
Cindy Engel is Certified by ‘Energy Arts International’ as an instructor of the Dragon & Tiger Medical Qigong set

Recent student feedback: “Great to know the detail. ​There is so much to it!”

Aug
16
Thu
Energy Care Training: for Empath’s and Sensitive people @ The Shiatsu Centre
Aug 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Energy Care Training: for Empath's and Sensitive people @ The Shiatsu Centre

Open to beginners

Sensitive and impacted, or exhausted by the emotions of others? Highly affected by your environments and noise? Experiencing heightened emotional states and easily overwhelmed?

Come and learn energy care techniques in a fun and friendly space to help you successfully work with your sensitivity: to gain greater balance, grounding and control.

Pre-booking required. For more information please contact Nicole on 07746 892693 or email her

Aug
23
Thu
Energy Care Training: for Empath’s and Sensitive people @ The Shiatsu Centre
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Energy Care Training: for Empath's and Sensitive people @ The Shiatsu Centre

Open to beginners

Sensitive and impacted, or exhausted by the emotions of others? Highly affected by your environments and noise? Experiencing heightened emotional states and easily overwhelmed?

Come and learn energy care techniques in a fun and friendly space to help you successfully work with your sensitivity: to gain greater balance, grounding and control.

Pre-booking required. For more information please contact Nicole on 07746 892693 or email her

Sep
29
Sat
Shiatsu Introductory Weekend @ Norwich Wellbeing Centre
Sep 29 @ 10:00 am – Sep 30 @ 5:00 pm
Shiatsu Introductory Weekend @ Norwich Wellbeing Centre

Open to complete beginners

An exciting and fun exploration into the principles of Shiatsu, this very practical workshop is great for anyone curious about Shiatsu and energy work or for those of you already practising some form of therapeutic work and interested in broadening your skills.

* Explore the foundations of Shiatsu – Ki and Yin / Yang
* Enjoy sensing and developing Ki awareness
* Learn simple exercises for your own health and wellbeing
* Learn a basic routine to treat friends and family

To book please call 01603 632555 / email djshiatsu@gmail.com
www.shiatsucollege.co.uk

Jan
19
Sat
Extraordinary Vessels, Menstruation, Conception and Pregnancy – Suzanne Yates @ Gong Bodywork
Jan 19 @ 9:30 am – Jan 20 @ 5:30 pm
Extraordinary Vessels, Menstruation, Conception and Pregnancy - Suzanne Yates @ Gong Bodywork

Open to Shiatsu Practitioners

Learn the importance of the Extraordinary Vessels for female clients: understand the changes in the menstrual cycle and key changes in pregnancy .

You may or may not be working with women trying to conceive and pregnant women, but you feel that you would like a deeper understanding of how to support women and their families during this potentially challenging yet exciting time. You may even be afraid or unsure of how to work with certain aspects of pregnancy. The most effective way to support conception,  pregnancy, and indeed the whole maternity period is to include work with the Core Four Extraordinary Vessels, not simply Conception and Governing Vessel. This course will help you understand more fully the powerful Extraordinary Vessels.

You will:

  • Understand why the key Extraordinary Vessels of Penetrating Vessel (Sea of Blood) and Girdle Vessel are so fundamental to menstruation, conception and pregnancy
  • Learn key changes during the menstrual cycle and pregnancy
  • Learn positioning issues for pregnancy
  • Understand more about your own connection to the menstrual cycle and pregnancy
  • Learn how to work sensitively and effectively with low risk women in the second and third trimester

TO BOOK please email jane.shiatsu@gmail.com for a booking form or to ask questions.

 

About Trainer Suzanne Yates

Suzanne is a body-worker and birth educator, BA (Hons), DipHSEC, MRSS(T), APNT, PGCE

Suzanne has been developing a holistic approach to maternity since 1989. Motivated by her first pregnancy, she began to deepen her professional shiatsu and massage work to specialise in maternity care. She established ‘Well Mother’ in 1990, teaching shiatsu, massage and exercise to women and their partners in Bristol, UK, to help them connect with the wisdom of their body.

As well as her clinical work in Bristol, she runs training courses world wide for massage/shiatsu therapists, midwives and childbirth educators. She has written 3 books; “Shiatsu for Midwives” (Elsevier 2003), “Beautiful Birth” (for parents, Caroll and Brown 2008) and “Pregnancy and Childbirth (Elsevier 2010). Her passion is in integrating eastern and approaches to provide holistic maternity care.

Find out more about Suzanne’s work www.wellmother.org or visit Well Mother youtube channel