All posts in 'Energy Medicine'

3 Things I’ve learned from teaching Kinesiology in Russia

Posted on November 11th, 2018 · Posted in Energy Medicine

  Teaching any class forces you to really think about and examine what you know, but teaching a class that speaks a different language than you pushes you to up your game in whole different way. Because I have been teaching SIPS classes for a few years now, teaching levels..
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Balancing the World, from the Heart

Posted on September 30th, 2018 · Posted in Energy Medicine, Health Should be Fun

I was actually a little nervous yesterday in that ‘what if you throw a party and no-one comes?’ kind of way. Yesterday (September 29) was World Heart Day, and so all over social media I could see posts and memes warning about heart disease, about diet, about the statistical likelihood..
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A KinesioGeek Manifesto

Posted on August 29th, 2018 · Posted in Energy Medicine, Health Should be Fun

KinesioGeek is a term that I began using jokingly to refer to my own brand of nerdiness a few years ago and I was surprised when others began using the term themselves. I realized I had struck a cord – this was something we could identify with. Do we need..
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Using Knowlative in Class and why it Rocks!

Posted on July 28th, 2018 · Posted in Energy Medicine

So many things sound great in theory, but then, when you actually look closer, fall short. Now that some of the features of Knowlative are up and running, I want to share how I am using this in my work as an instructor. I am a week into what will..
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A life-changing foot rub in 10 minutes or less

Posted on May 19th, 2018 · Posted in Energy Medicine, Health Should be Fun

Feet are not my favourite thing to work on. Especially here, in the land of perpetual flip-flops where feet tend to be particularly grubby. But there are times when working on feet is absolutely going to be the key to getting someone back into good shape. I had one of..
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Nutrition testing

Posted on May 11th, 2018 · Posted in Energy Medicine, Vitamins Minerals and Herbs (oh my!)

One of the things that seems to always be of interest to Specialized Kinesiology students is how to test foods and supplements. I was writing some content for Knowlative regarding basic nutrition testing protocols and it occurred to me that this might be of value to others outside of that..
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Launch Something; Learn Empathy

Posted on April 19th, 2018 · Posted in Energy Medicine, Health Should be Fun

Putting something new out into the world can be terrifying. Saturday morning I woke before my alarm, even though it was early and I had been up until 1:00am the night before working on the final details. Launch day – time to ship. For the last 7 months I have..
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An unconventional meditation

Posted on February 26th, 2018 · Posted in Energy Medicine, Health Should be Fun

I am not the type to sit quietly and cultivate stillness. I understand all of the reasons why I am supposed to, all the benefits for mind/body health. And yet, any time I have tried to sit peacefully for an extended period of time, what I end up with is..
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Touch for Health Instructor Training – Some thoughts.

Posted on December 9th, 2017 · Posted in Energy Medicine

John Thie’s original vision for Touch for Health involved having people on every street helping their families, friends and neighbours achieve health and balance in a gentle and holistic way. This is the legacy we find ourselves entrusted with nearly 50 years later. Great strides have been made – you..
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Touch for Health Testimonial

Posted on November 20th, 2017 · Posted in Energy Medicine

What’s it like to take a Touch for Health Intensive in Costa Rica? After teaching my first one here in August I wrote this blog post called The Power of One (which you can read here) about the experience from my perspective and what I learned in the process. Today..
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