Introduction to Susan Welsh's Therapeutic Tai Chi, Qigong, and Wellness Program

Saturday and Sunday, February 27 and 28, 2021

9 am to 4:30 pm.

Live Online CEU Course

Approved for 12 CEU credits by the Louisiana Physical Therapy Board for PTs and PTAs.

This 12 hour, Online CEU courses will teach you easy and gentle Tai Chi movements you can use right away with your patients and clients. This two-day course introduces rehabilitation professionals to Dr. Welsh’s Tai Chi, Qigong, and Wellness Program for people with varying needs and abilities and for use in both clinical and wellness settings. This is the first course in Susan Welsh’s Therapeutic Tai Chi, Qigong, and Wellness Teacher Certification Program and is a good beginning course for anyone interested in learning Tai Chi.

Tai Chi practice will benefit you, your patients, and your practice. Dr. Welsh’s Therapeutic Tai Chi, Qigong, and Wellness Program is simple, fun, easy-to-learn, safe, and evidence-based.Participants learn Dr. Yang’s Evidence-Based 7 part Tai Chi Form, Qigong exercises, and wellness practices that focus on applications to clinical and wellness clients. Course participants leave energized, with new skills to help them and their patients/clients feel better, move easier, and with more energy and confidence.

Course Participant Comment: “It was a very relaxing weekend of learning that left me energized and inspired.”

Benefits of Tai Chi and Qigong practice include fall prevention, improved physical functioning (better balance, strength, mobility, posture, coordination, agility, body awareness, reaction time) and better quality of life (stress resilience plus better sleep, digestion, immune and cognitive functions). Add wellness principles of fitness promotion, injury prevention and stress reduction and you have a complete program to help you and your patients/clients live healthier, more energetic and comfortable lives!

Teacher certification in Dr. Welsh’s Program is now available and includes attending 4 weekend courses plus mentoring and testing. Participants don’t need to pursue teacher certification to take courses, and all courses can be taken without first attending the Introduction course. Tai Chi is a powerful and relaxing mind-body practice that has been shown to improve mental focus and physical abilities like strength, mobility, balance, and agility. Individuals who practice Tai Chi have also demonstrated improved immune function and better

Tai Chi practice is restorative and can help you function at higher levels throughout your life.

10 Benefits of Tai Chi for Rehab:

  • Improved balance
  • Increased strength
  • Better posture
  • Increased agility
  • More body awareness
  • Improved reaction time
  • Increased stress resilience
  • Better sleep
  • Improved immune function
  • Improved mood & mental clarity

For more information, call, text, or email Dr. Susan Welsh: 504-458-9309 •