Instructor: Jim has practiced various forms of martial arts, yoga and meditation throughout his life. Watching his father being treated for Parkinson’s disease inspired him to delve more deeply into the healing art practices of Qigong, Taiji, Yoga and Mindfulness meditation. He has completed a 500 hour Advanced Holden Qigong Teacher Training Certification with Lee Holden, a licensed acupuncturist, internationally known for his wonderful Qigong Public Television shows, DVDs, CDs and workshops. Jim has also completed an Evidence-Based Qigong (EBQ) Certification with Dr. Yang Yang and Dr. Lam's certification Tai Chi for Arthritis and Fall Prevention. He has been teaching public classes since 2014.
Jim would like to thank the following Masters he has also personally studied with and who have had a positive influence on his studies of Qigong, Taiji and the Martial Arts: Ken Cohen, Robert Peng, Mantak Chia, Junfeng Li, Chungliang Al Huang, Dr. Roger Jahnke, Dr. Carl Totton, Share K. Lew, Douglas L. Wong, Ted Mancuso, John A. Fey