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Global Body Attitude TaoTouch Chi Nei Tsang


Spring 2024 and/or Crete Retreat, Summer 2024

Instructor: Gilles Marin

This course is approved by NCBTMB for 45 CEUs.

Chi Nei Tsang classes with Gilles Marin - Berkeley, CA


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 Gilles' 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!

Contact us to register.




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Click here for our updated cancellation policy.


Class Retreat Location:

Harmony Ridge Lodge

18883 State Highway 20

Nevada City, CA 95959
1hr from Sacramento; 3 hrs from the SF Bay Area



October 9-13, 2023
If staying at the retreat center, arrive on Sunday Oct 8th after 2pm

Depart after morning closing circle on Saturday Oct 14th (check out/shuttle leaves at 11am).

Or fly home Sun 10/15 (get airport hotel).

We can pick you up from the airport on Sunday Oct 8th in the afternoon, and drop you off around 1pm on Sat Oct 14th (extra fee).



Click here for Chi Nei Tsang Practitioner Certification requirements.

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

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