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Global Body Attitude TaoTouch Chi Nei Tsang

Instructor: Gilles Marin


Crete Retreat - June 27 - July 1, 2024

France Retreat - September 9-14, 2024

California Retreat - October 20-24, 2024

Approved for CEUs with the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB), Approved CEU Provider
Approved for CEUs with the California Acupuncture Board, Approved CEU Provider

This course has been approved by the California Acupuncture Board, Provider #260, for 27 hours of continuing education, Category #1. It is also approved for the same number of hours by NCBTMB. Provider: Gilles Marin, 510-848-9558.


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The goal of this higher level Chi Nei Tsang class is actually to get deeper, into the structural aspect of health issues. This course trains you to work with your clients who have manifested symptoms on all levels. Addressing the inner meanings of such symptoms in all their aspects simultaneously, at the metabolic, emotional and structural levels, allowing a complete healing process to take place.

Course includes a selection of the following, according to the group and the instructor's current inspirations:


  • Adjust the alignment of the spine, shoulders and pelvis relative to the internal organs

  • The distinct personalities of each rib and vertebra!

  • Prevent and correct the patterns of tensions which can bring on chronic conditions such as asthma, headaches, heart attacks, hiatal hernias and strokes

  • Help the body get rid of gallstones and prevent recurrence

  • Combine the visceral, structural and emotional aspects of a treatment

  • Origins of cancer and other systemic diseases

  • How the external structure is dependent of the internal structure of the viscera and metabolism

  • How the internal structure of the viscera is dependent of the breath

  • About breath as the bridge of communication between physical structure, metabolism and emotions

  • The Winds concept

  • How to approach traumas and sexual abuse victims

  • Sunning Meditations

  • Heaven & Earth QiGong 

  • Advanced work on the navel and fascia

  • Looking for patterns, from function to meaning

  • The pattern of anxiety and hiatal hernia

  • The breath pattern that gives hammer toes

  • The pattern that gives gallstones

  • The Three Burners

  • How to work on a prolapsed bladder and uterus

  • Advanced CNT on the back

  • Psoas and iliacus release

  • Working with the female issues endometriosis, fibroids, menstrual cramps and pelvic pains

  • Central Winds that give heart attacks

  • Winds that give strokes

  • Liver Winds

“Everyone studying Chi Nei Tsang will eventually be able to deliver it according to their own personality and understanding.  What’s important is not the techniques but the principles of healing from which these techniques originated.”  ~ Gilles


Recommended reading:

Five Elements, Six Conditions by Gilles Marin


Return students encouraged!

Students who have already taken this class twice within the past 10 years - you may repeat for 3rd or more time for a special discount!

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You may also pay via Venmo or Zelle.

Click here for our updated cancellation policy.


Class Retreat Location (Fall 2024):

Walker Ranch, Nevada City, California, USA
1hr from Sacramento; 3 hrs from the SF Bay Area


Cancellation Policy:

Note: Paypal/Bank Fees will be deducted from any refunds.

• 12 weeks or more prior to start of course:
The full deposit and full tuition are refundable or transferable if the Chi Nei Tsang Institute is notified 12 or more weeks prior to the start of the course.


• 6-12 weeks prior to course:

Half the deposit and half the tuition for each class are refundable if CNTI is notified between 6-12 weeks prior to the course. Or half the deposit and the full class tuition are transferable to a future class retreat within the next year.


• 6 weeks or less prior to course:
The full deposit and full class tuition are not refundable if CNTI is notified less than 6 weeks prior to class. The full deposit is not transferable. The full class tuition portion is transferable to a future class retreat within the next year.

Rescheduling due to unforeseen events:

If a class retreat must be rescheduled on our end due to wildfires, covid, or other such events, full deposit and payment will be transferred to the next dates. If you are unable to come to the next one or so, your deposit and tuition payments may be refunded in full, less payment processor fees.


Registration Deadline:

• Courses are expected to fill to capacity so register early to reserve your spot!

• Check for early bird registration cut off dates on each class page if applicable.

• Make sure to note the "full balance due by" date on the registration page.



Click here for Chi Nei Tsang Practitioner Certification requirements.

New and existing practitioners, please review the new Certification Renewal Program.

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