Seven Day Tibetan Healing Massage Retreat: A Sorig Khang International Level One Training
Part One, Fundamentals: Saturday and Sunday only July 21st - 22nd, 9AM - 6PM
Fundamentals of Tibetan Medicine and Massage
Complete seven day retreat: Saturday July 21st through Friday July 27th
Sorig Khang International/ Sorig Institute Complete Level One Training
With Eric Rosenbush LAc
In order to optimize the learning experience, the complete seven day retreat is limited to twelve participants. Please register early to reserve your spot.
Seven Day Retreat (non-residential, meals included)
Regular Registration: $800 ($700 if registered by July 1st)
Students: $700 ($600 if registered by July 1st)
Onsite Accomodation (limited):
Seven days: $150 - 250 (depending on type, choices at registration)
Cancellation policy: 100% refund up to seven days prior to start of course. 50% refund within one week of course start. 0% refund for no-shows.
Continuing Education Information:
California Acupuncture Board: This is a California Acupuncture Board Continuing Education Category #1 Course. Pending approval from the California Acupuncture Board (Provider Number 0808).
Complete 7 days: 42 Continuing Education Units
NCBTM (National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork
30 Continuing Education Units
Ku Nye (Tib. བསྐུ་མཉེ།) is the therapeutic massage practice of Traditional Tibetan Medicine. Earliest Tibetans practiced Ku Nye through the diagnosis and application of specific infused oil or substances and exertion of pressure on different parts and points of the body in order to both prevent disease and restore the individual to a state of health and wellbeing.
Rural Pure Land Farms offer the perfect environment to learn and practice this method of massage in an in-depth way. Sessions of healing meditation and yoga practices will complement the study, there will be ample times for hands-on practice, preparation of herbal oils based on one’s constitution, and discussion over shared meals. Residential and non-residential options.
In this Sorig Khang International level one training participants will learn:
• Fundamentals of Tibetan Medicine and typology
• Client assessment
• Indications & contraindications
• Preparation & use of herbal oils
• Body mobilization
• Application of heat & cold
• Massage techniques for tissues, channels, & points
This is an excellent course for professional acupuncturists and massage therapists who wish to learn a traditional method to enhance their clinical practice, or for anyone interested in the healing arts.
About Eric Rosenbush, L.Ac.
Eric Rosenbush, L.Ac. is a licensed acupuncturist, herbalist and practitioner of Tibetan, Chinese, and Ayurvedic medicine and Jyotish Vedic astrology. He is founder of the Gunanatha clinic (gunanatha.com) and is currently based in India working with the Dunagiri Foundation (dunagiri.org). He travels internationally as a senior instructor for Sorig Khang International (www.sorig.net)
Sowa Rigpa Points: Point Study in Traditional Tibetan Medicine is a required text book for this course. It may be purchased from SKY Press, Amazon, or onsite at Pure Land Farms.