Tai Chi for a Focused Mind - Pure and Simple
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Do you want to become more focused, flexible, and relaxed? Don't have time for long workouts?
This course in nourishing Tai Chi forms for focusing the mind taught by Rami Rones will show you how to do a Tai Chi routine in a simple, step-by-step proven method. Not one for all the extra philosophy behind the techniques? No worries. This course is purposefully abridged and focuses entirely on the forms.
The course begins with a short introduction to Rami's goals for the course. Immediately after, you'll dive right into learning and practicing the Tai Chi form. At the end, we've included a bonus section of stretches and breathing exercises that will help you take the benefits of the Tai Chi form to the next level.
Rami has synthesized over 30 years of Tai Chi and mind-body teaching and practice to create this Tai Chi course for beginners. You will experience the same teaching he has done with the thousands of elite athletes, adults, teenagers, “weekend warriors”, martial artists and others to become more successful and confident.
He has designed a number of medical clinical trials such as the investigation of the benefits of Tai Chi and Fibromyalgia, Tai Chi and Knee Osteoarthritis. Much of his research design is also included in this course. His Fibromyalgia and Tai Chi study was published in the New England Journal of Medicine and featured in the New York Times.
You will also benefit from his extensive teaching at the internationally recognized Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Tufts Medical Center and the Boston Medical Center where he continues to help patients deal with, and recover from, a wide variety of ailments and and the side effects that often occur with various treatments.
Rami’s incredible knowledge, teaching ability and engaging personality makes this Tai Chi for Beginners course a joy for anyone interested in improving their physical and mental well-being.
This course is designed to be used for about 15 minutes, three times a week.
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|Section 1: Getting Started - Focusing the Mind|
Welcome to the Course
How to Use this Course
Log Sheets to Record Your Practice
Ramel Rones ResumePreview
|Section 2: Begin Tai Chi & Mountain Stance|
Learn Mountain Stance
Practice Mountain Stance
Learn "Begin Tai Chi"
Practice "Begin Tai Chi"
Review the Tai Chi form through "Begin Tai Chi"
Supportive Material for Section 2
|Section 3: Grind & Crane Spreads its Wings|
Learn Crane Spreads its Wings
Practice Crane Spreads its Wings
Review the Tai Chi form through Crane Spreads its Wings
Supportive Material for Section 3
|Section 4: Cat Stance & Brush Knee and Step Forward|
Learn Cat Stance from Side to Side
Practice Cat Stance from Side to Side
Learn Golden Rooster on One Leg
Practice Golden Rooster on One Leg
Learn Two Blocks & Bush Knee and Step Forward
Practice Two Blocks & Bush Knee and Step Forward
Review the Tai Chi form through Brush Knee and Step Forward
Supportive Material for Section 4
|Section 5: Two Blocks, Brush Knee & Cloud Hands|
Learn Two Blocks Sitting and StandingPreview
Practice Two Blocks Sitting and Standing
Learn Back Stance to Front Stance
Practice Back Stance to Front Stance
Learn Brush Knee and Step Forward
Practice Brush Knee and Step Forward
Learn Clouds Hands
Practice Cloud Hands
Review the Tai Chi form through Cloud Hands
Supportive Material for Section 5
|Section 6: Cloud Hands & Pick Up Needle|
Learn Arms and Legs for Cloud Hands
Practice Arms and Legs for Cloud Hands
Learn the Transition form with Pick Up Needle
Practice the Transition form with Pick Up Needle
Review the Tai Chi form through Pick Up Needle
Supportive Material for Section 6
|Section 7: Transition Both Sides & Fan Back|
Learn the Transition form to Both SidesPreview
Practice the Transition form to Both Sides
Learn the Transition form Side to Side
Practice the Transition form Side to Side
Learn Fan Back
Practice Fan Back
Review the Tai Chi form through Fan Back
Supportive Material for Section 7
|Section 8: Tiger Stance & Close Tai Chi|
Learn Tiger Stance from Side to Side
Practice Tiger Stance from Side to Side
Learn Nourish and "Close Tai Chi"
Practice Nourish and "Close Tai Chi"
Review the Complete Tai Chi Form
Supportive Material for Section 8
|Section 9: Practicing the Form|
Practice the Tai Chi Form - Slow and Relaxed
Practice the Tai Chi Form - Deep Breathing
Practice the Tai Chi Form - In Your Head
Practice the Tai Chi Form - Sitting
Practice the Tai Chi Form - Medium Speed
Supportive Material for Section 9
|Section 10: Breathing and Stretching for a More Mindful Tai Chi Form|
Learn Wing Breath
Practice Wing Breath
Learn Iron on the Wall
Practice Iron on the Wall
Learn Vitamin H Stretch
Practice Vitamin H Stretch
Learn Standing on Two Blocks
Practice Standing on Two Blocks
Learn Tai Chi Walk
Practice Tai Chi Walk
Supportive Material for Section 10
Teacher at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston Medical Center, and Tufts Medical Center.
Designed the intervention for multiple research studies to examine Tai Chi's effect on Fibromyalgia and Knee Osteoarthritis. Co-author. Randomized Trial of Tai Chi for Fibromyalgia. New England Journal of Medicine. 2010; 363;8. Featured in the New York Times. Co-author. Effect of Tai Chi in Adults with Rheumatoid Arthritis. Rheumatology. 2005; 44: 685-687.
Best selling author of the Sunrise and Sunset Tai Chi books and DVDs.