Qigong seminar in Brighton

Thammavong School - UK

Seminars - Talks - Consultations - Private Sessions

in Chichester, Brighton & Midhurst


Founded in 1990 by Andreas Kuehne, the Thammavong School has 25 years of experience in Classical Chinese Medicine.



Classical Chinese Medicine
Individual health consultations, seminars and talks on various topics (philosophical daoism, Wu Xing, Zang Xiang, chinese diagnosis, emotional patterns, etc.)
If you are interested in booking an online consultation, please click HERE
To see a list of topics for seminars & talks, please scroll down on this page
Medical Qigong
18 exercises of Boddhidarma, standing meditation, spinal Qigong, structural Qigong
Individual dietary regulations, speeches and seminars on regional and seasonal cooking
Facial Diagnosis
Classes and individual sessions, reading contours and structures of the face, understanding constitutional strengths and challenges, momentary conditions and past problems
Tuina – Massage
Relieving stagnation to prevent diseases and strengthen vitality
Classical Feng Shui
Luan Tou /Wu Xing - school, adjusting the environment to suit business premises and individual home



Andreas Kuehne, G.Q.A., Director of Thammavong School for Classical Chinese Medicine in Neustrelitz, Germany, since 1990

Head & founder of "German Qigong Association" (G.Q.A.) since 1997

International consultant & teacher of Classical Chinese Medicine, Medical Qigong, Classical Kung Fu, Western & Chinese Herbs, Daoist philosophy (Wu Xing), Tuina-/Anmo-Massage, Classical Face Diagnosis, Nutrition and Classical Wu Xing Feng Shui

Educated by Master Kaikham Thammavong, Germany/Laos 1986-1990 as a private student

Studied at: the East West Academy of Healing Arts, San Francisco, USA; Lotos Institute, Laguna Beach, USA; Xi Yuan Clinic for Chinese Medicine, Beijing, China (1999/2000/2001/2002/2004/2007/2010/2012); Chinese Medicine Hospital Zhengzhou, Henan, China (2000); Shaolin Temple Wushu Training Centre, Shaolin, Henan, China (1999/2001); at the Shaolin-Monastery Wushu Institute at Tagou, Henan, China (2000)

Studied with: Dr. Effie Chow, CA, USA; Lillian Bridges, USA; Kevin Chen, New Jersey Medical School, USA; Richard M. Chin, Long Island University, USA; Garri Garripoli, CA, USA; Binhui He, China; Nan Lu, New Jersey, USA; Yoshiaki Omura, New York, USA; Kangmin Shu, China; Sifu Kiew Kit Wong, CA, USA; Thornton Chamberlin, Switzerland; Professor Basilio Chen, San Francisco, USA; Rene Goris, Netherlands; Jerry Alan Johnson, CA, USA; Mark Johnson, USA; Karen Kingston, UK; Michael Tierra, CA, USA; Shi Yong Dao, Shaolin, China and others

Guest lecturer in: Los Angeles, San Francisco, Laguna Beach, New York City, Albuquerque, Santa Fe, USA; London, Brighton, Inverness, Chichester, Midhurst, UK; Beijing, Zhengzhou, China; Chlachtol, Scotland; Bäckefors, Sweden and various cities in Germany



Face Reading in Chinese Medicine

Saturday, 9 April 2016 in Brighton

10.00am - 5.00pm

Facial Diagnosis is an invaluable technique for medical practitioners, consultants and everyone working in interpersonal communication.
This intensive introductory seminar will cover the fundamental principles and basic skills of face reading.
Topics include:
- conceptional approach
- five phases of Yin and Yang
- the facial map
- the meanings of features and signs of the face
- the relationships of the different features
- steps to read a face.

Students will start learning to see constitutional strengths and challenges, as well as momentary conditions and past conflicts.By the end of the seminar students will be able to understand how facial diagnosis works, how it can be used and incorporated in other diagnostic techniques and will have basic tools to start practice.
This seminar is a great experience of self discovery together with the beginning to learn how to assess clients in a new way. Follow up seminars are planned.

Entry requirements:
Qualified acupuncture practitioners with full BAcC membership or Chinese Medicine Herbalists, of any length of practice are welcome. Students of acupuncture or chinese herbal medicine. Anyone interested in this area.

Date: Saturday 9 April 2016
Time: 10am - 5pm
Location: Anahata Health Clinic Brighton
Cost: £75 (earlybird £60, book by 9 March)
Tutor: Andreas Kuehne
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Treat Back Pain with Chinese Medicine

Sunday, 10 April 2016 in Brighton

10.00am - 5.00pm

Treat prolapsed disc problems, without surgery, with Classical Chinese Medicine

Chronic and acute back pain are very common problems we encounter in clinical practice or personal life.
If a disc is prolapsed, herniated or torn, there can be pain, numbness and disabilities.
This intense seminar will cover the necessary chinese medical diagnosis, possible treatment strategies and techniques.
The key is to relax and open the compressed vertebrae and strengthen the weak deep muscle structure at the same time.
Andreas Kuehne will share from his 25 years of experiences a unique combination of exercises, tuina and herbs to gain fast and lasting treatment results.

Topics include:
- Step by step approach for a clinical situation
- Assessment of the situation
- Herbs for external application
- Dou – technique to relax the cramped compensating muscle parts
- Exercise for strengthen and restructuring the deep muscle layers
- Prioritizing exercise according to foundational bio-mechanical needs
- How to incorporate short but effective exercise into daily life to prevent or treat back

Entry requirements
This seminar is for health professionals, therapists and Chinese Medicine practitioners and students interested in gaining a deeper understanding of how to improve their treatment of back pain through the application of the principles of Classical Chinese medicine.
Date: Sunday 10 April 2016
Time: 10am - 5pm
Location: Anahata Health Clinic Brighton
Spaces: max. 20
Cost: £75 (earlybird £60, book by 10 March)
Tutor: Andreas Kuehne
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