Tallgrass Institute Training Schedule

Tallgrass Training Schedule

 
  Introduction to Equine Acupressure - Victoria, AU, October 25 & 26, 2014
  Australia
  This class is being offered in Victoria, AU. Instructor for the course is Lawrence Maskill of Tallgrass Animal Acupressure Institute.

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    cost $300.00
     
  Introduction to Equine Acupressure - Blanco, TX - Nov 8-9, 2014
  North America
  This course offers you the ability to perform a complete acupressure treatment protocol and an understanding of the Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) concepts and theories underlying acupressure.
Since Acupressure is based on TCM, we will explore this ancient science and guide you in learning how to help your animals feel their best. Students studying Equine Acupressure may attend this course.
There are no prerequisites to this course.


NOTE: This class is full, please email tallgrass@animalacupressure.com to be added to the waiting list.

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    cost $395.00
     
  Introduction to Equine or Small Animal Acupressure - Mesa, AZ - March 14-15, 2015
  North America
  This course offers you the ability to perform a complete acupressure treatment protocol and an understanding of the Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) concepts and theories underlying acupressure. Since Acupressure is based on TCM, we will explore this ancient science and guide you in learning how to help your animals feel their best.
Students studying either Equine or Small Animal Acupressure may attend this course.

There are no prerequisites to this course.

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    cost $395.00
     
  Small Animal or Equine Meridians & Specific Conditions 1&2 - Mesa, AZ - March 16-19, 2015
  North America
  This course is divided into two sections so that we can cover 6 of the 12 Major Meridians in each section. Following the categorization of the Five-Element Theory, the courses offer greater depth regarding the types of physical and psychological issues presented when particular meridians are not in balance. Participants will learn: indicators for each of the meridian imbalances; key acupressure points along each of the meridians; and Specific Condition Treatments for each of the 12 Major Meridians and two Extraordinary Vessels.
NOTE: These courses are required for the Practitioner Certificate Program.

Prerequisite is the hands on class, Introduction to Acupressure. These courses are required for the Practitioner Certificate Program.

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    cost $750.00
     
  Introduction to Equine or Small Animal Acupressure - near London, England - April 18-19, 2015
  United Kingdom
  This class is being offered near London. The instructor for the course will be Amy Snow, co-founder of Tallgrass Animal Acupressure Institute.

Please Note: All course prices are in US $'s

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    cost $425.00
     
  Meridians & Specific Conditions 1&2 - near London, England - April 20-23, 2015
  United Kingdom
  This class is being offered near London. The instructor for the course will be Amy Snow, co-founder of Tallgrass Animal Acupressure Institute.


Please Note: All course prices are in US $'s

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    cost $775.00
     
  Equine Acupressure & Essential Oils Lancaster, OH - April 25 & 26, 2015
  North America
  This course explores the use of Essential Oils with Acupressure and specific Acupressure points. The history and science of Oils is reviewed as well. Learn about the use and energetics of various oils, how to offer essential oils to horses and the acupressure points that enhance the specific condition sessions.

There are no prerequisites for this course.

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    cost $395.00
     
  Introduction to Small Animal Acupressure - Stuart, FL - May 2015
  North America
  This course offers you the ability to perform a complete acupressure treatment protocol and an understanding of the Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) concepts and theories underlying acupressure. Since Acupressure is based on TCM, we will explore this ancient science and guide you in learning how to help your animals feel their best.
Students studying Small Animal Acupressure may attend this course.

There are no prerequisites to this course.

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    cost $445.00
     
  Small Animal Meridians & Specific Conditions 1&2 - Stuart, FL - May 2015
  North America
  This course is divided into two sections so that we can cover 6 of the 12 Major Meridians in each section. Following the categorization of the Five-Element Theory, the courses offer greater depth regarding the types of physical and psychological issues presented when particular meridians are not in balance.

Participants will learn: indicators for each of the meridian imbalances; key acupressure points along each of the meridians; and Specific Condition Treatments for each of the 12 Major Meridians and two Extraordinary Vessels.
NOTE: Prerequisite is the hands on class, Introduction to Acupressure. These courses are required for the Practitioner Certificate Program.

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    cost $775.00
     
  Review & Study Day - Littleton, CO - June 3, 2015
  North America
  This day is devoted to student review of Acupoints - location and energetics; Meridians - function & location; TCM concepts and theory. During the first half of the day concept lectures are provided with the second half of the day spent in hands-on review.

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    cost $125.00
     
  Indicators & Assessment - Littleton, CO - June 4-5, 2015
  North America
  Participants learn the basics of how to identify imbalances of yin and yang in an animal and understand how Chi functions along with how exogenous, emotional and other pathogenic factors that can cause imbalances. The course offers an overview of methods used to assess patterns of disharmony including the Yin-Yang Theory, Four Examinations, Eight Principles, and Zang-Fu Theory, Pulses, and Tongue Assessment. This course requires reading assigned texts prior to attending the course and successful completion of an introductory course.
A Certificate of Completion for 30 LUs or 16 CE hours is available after successfully passing an Open-Book, Take-Home Examination.

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    cost $350.00
     
  Practicum & Blue Book Exam - Equine or Small Animal - Littleton, CO - June 6, 2015
  North America
  1/2 Day / Hands-on & Written Exam Prerequisite: 300 LUs or 164 CE hours of course work.
The Practicum is the culmination of the Practitioner Certification Program. It is an opportunity to integrate all that has been learned in the previous courses and demonstrate a level of competency in: assessment of animal issues and conditions; developing a treatment plan based on knowledge and understanding of Traditional Chinese Medicine theory and application; and, performance of acupressure treatments on either horses or dogs. The intent is to have participants continue to learn and share knowledge with other participants and the instructors.

The instructors will evaluate each participant individually regarding theoretical knowledge and direct application of acupressure. The instructors are responsible for determining the participantís competency level and designation of a Practitioner Certification. Upon successful completion, participants receive their Tallgrass Equine or Small Animal Practitioner Certification, which qualifies as a certificate of achievement in the field of animal acupressure, and which allows them to sit for the NBCAAM.

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    cost $275.00
     
  Introduction to Equine or Small Animal Acupressure - Littleton, CO - September 12-13, 2015
  North America
  This course offers you the ability to perform a complete acupressure treatment protocol and an understanding of the Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) concepts and theories underlying acupressure.
Since Acupressure is based on TCM, we will explore this ancient science and guide you in learning how to help your animals feel their best.
Students studying either Equine or Small Animal Acupressure may attend this course.

There are no prerequisites to this course.

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    cost $395.00
     
  Small Animal or Equine Meridians & Specific Conditions 1&2 - Littleton CO - September 14-17, 2015
  North America
  This course is divided into two sections so that we can cover 6 of the 12 Major Meridians in each section. Following the categorization of the Five-Element Theory, the courses offer greater depth regarding the types of physical and psychological issues presented when particular meridians are not in balance.

Participants will learn: indicators for each of the meridian imbalances; key acupressure points along each of the meridians; and Specific Condition Treatments for each of the 12 Major Meridians and two Extraordinary Vessels.
NOTE: Prerequisite is the hands on class, Introduction to Acupressure. These courses are required for the Practitioner Certificate Program.

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    cost $750.00