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Wellness & Self Care I: Qi Gong (Tai Chi) Practices, with Harvey Skinner

We all encounter stress in our daily lives that at times can be difficult to manage – affecting the health of our body, mind, emotions, and spirit. Participants in this interactive series will learn practical techniques for ‘Stress Busting’ via Qi Gong (Tai Chi) and Mindfulness Meditation practices, empowering us to care for our own wellbeing and the wellbeing of others despite what is occurring around us. This is a great way to prepare for the foreseen and unforeseen challenges ahead.

Join us for the first session in the 3-part Wellness & Self Care series hosted at the Dahdaleh Institute for Global Health Research –

Qi Gong (Tai Chi)

Qi Gong is an ancient system of postures, exercises, breathing techniques, and meditations that help improve health and overall well-being.

  • Wednesday, February 15, 2023
  • 11 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. ET
  • 30 minutes Practice followed by 15 minutes Discussion Q&A
  • Hybrid

This session will focus on increasing energy and reducing stress using breath work, energizing movements, purging exercises, flowing movements and mediation.

Harvey Skinner PhD has over 45 years experience in academia with a current focus on promoting global mental health that draws on Eastern, Indigenous and Western worldviews and practices. He has Level 1 Qi Gong Teacher Certification with Lee Holden, and has completed many workshops with Qi Gong masters Teja Bell and Robert Peng.

Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world.

Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.



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Wednesday, February 15, 2023


11:00 am - 11:45 am

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  • Timezone: America/New_York
  • Date: Wednesday, February 15, 2023
  • Time: 11:00 am - 11:45 am


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