Erik Harris is a certified Qi Gong practitioner and energy healer. He has been studying under Dr. Ming wu for many years. Erik Harris has been practicing Qi Gong and Tai Chi for more than 6 years. He is certified through the Wu Healing Center. This program has been designed specifically to bring awareness to Chi (life force energy) and the ability it has to transform all aspects of life. Focus is on the body, mind, and spirit connection to show the inherent qualities within all of us that promote self-healing. His classes introduce a series of gentle standing exercises that focus on allowing energy to flow freely through the meridians of your body. The exercises will be relaxing and energizing at the same time. Students will feel a greater sense of well- being and deeper connection with all of life. Erik has taught at the Center for the Healing Arts at Hartford Family Institute, Yoga Center of Collinsville, the Growing Green Wellness center in Hartford, Jai Yoga in Glastonbury and Vital Life Center in Plainville. In 2012 he is teaching at the Wu Healing Center in West Hartford, the Inner Space in Avon, and Valley Yoga in Simsbury. He has also taught Introduction to Chinese Healing, Foundational Qi Movement, and Qi Gong for Weight Loss workshops in various places. Erik holds a B.S. in Psychology from Springfield College in Springfield, MA. He applies what he learned about the mind and body connection to his practice. Erik finds that Qi Gong and Tai Chi allows us to empty our minds by focusing on the energy that flows through us. With the focus on Chi awareness comes to the present moment. In the present moment all things are possible. Erik has professional certifications in Medicinal Aromatherapy, Tui Na technique, Auricular therapy, Tong Ren Therapy, Reiki, and TSR. He has been learning Chinese Herbology and is studying to be certified as an Asian Body Therapist through the NCCAOM. He has also learned the art of kung fu tea. With wild organic teas from China and U.S. he holds Kung Fu Tea ceremonies. Feeling the Qi from tea is liquid meditation. We sip the tea, feel good, and enjoy life. To find out more about what Erik does and about upcoming workshops and events go to www.chiforhealing.com. Chi for Healing Services 1.Tui Na healing session-60 minutes $100. Healing session consists of Tui na technique, Reiki, Tong Ren Therapy, Aromatherapy, Crystal healing, Auriculotherapy, Cupping, and Toning. Tui Na is acupressure techniques similar to an acupuncturist but the practitioner lets qi flow through their body and uses pressure with the energy to open up acupoint blockages on the meridians (energy pathways) of the body of the client. The other modalities used with Tui Na give an integrative approach for optimal healing of the client's body, mind, and spirit. Each treatment is catered to the client using tongue and pulse diagnosis to determine excess and deficiencies to give the most optimal treatment of the individual. Herbs, teas, and meditation exercises may be advised to work in conjunction with healing sessions. The many facets of Chinese medicine can help with all issues ranging from asthma, sinus infections, common cold, immune system disorders, neurological conditions, thyroid conditions, cancer, back, hip, shoulder, neck pain, migraines, menopause, edema, weight loss, blood pressure, cholesterol, gallbladder disease, stomach problems, skin conditions and more.. 2.Ionizing Detox foot bath- 45 minutes $50. 3.Foot bath with ½ hour foot reflexology -60 minutes $90. 4.Detox package- Foot bath, Cupping, Auriculotherapy-60 minutes $90. 5.Private Qi Gong and Tai Chi instruction- 60 minutes $50. 6.Foot bath with Tui Na healing session- 90 minutes $140.