Medical Qigong: Dynamic Applications Francesa Ferrari, Lac, DiplAc

This session provides a solid foundation in basic Medical Qigong and acupuncture and Oriental medicine (AOM) theory, terminology as well as guidelines for Medical Qigong exercises and healing sounds. Quotes from the Ling Shu and Su Wen weave ancient AOM concepts with current Medical Qigong applications for diagnosing and treating a patient. The session articulates criteria for how, where, and when to practice Medical Qigong. Information includes identification of qi deviations and contraindications for Medical Qigong exercises. Lecture is enhanced with case studies, time for questions and answers, and application of practicing the Medical Qigong exercises to enable participants to kinesthetically grasp the deeper functions of specific Medical Qigong exercises.