Aum-Ka Wellness Institute Medical Qigong, Tuina, Thai Yoga, Gong Therapy, Clinical Hypnotherapy, Reiki, Nutrition, Herbalism

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Certification Courses

Course guides are available through electronic e-mail delivery. Text books costs are included in the course fee. Upon successful completion of course exams, demonstrations, and final payment, a certificate will be awarded.  After completion of the course payment or payment arrangement, you will receive preliminary course guideline by e-mail within 72 hours. Manuals, videos, and books will be sent by mail and through electronic delivery within one week from the purchase of the course, if paid in full. Course material will be sent over the duration of the payment period for courses paid through payment arrangement.


In-person courses are offered throughout the year at our wellness clinic in Tucson, AZ.  You may register below.  In-person courses last all day, from 9 AM - 5 PM.  Live courses are available for each certification course, and include the distance learning portion, which you may begin at any time.  Note: Due to the intimate workshop setting, to ensure a quality learning environment, the workshop must be fully paid 30 days prior to the workshop date, to reserve your space.


Note: Monthly payment arrangements can be designed based on your personal circumstance. Contact us to establish an arrangement.


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Swimming Dragon Qigong Instructor - I

This course instructs on how to perform and teach level I Swimming Dragon Qigong.  The student will learn the proper form, and how to implement the movements.  The student will learn the mechanics of the movements and how they stimulate the Qi (Energy) and Blood throughout the body, dissolving blockages. The course explains how the exercise strengthens and provides flexibility to all the joints including the spine, strengthening all the internal organs and the Kidney meridian. The student will learn additional benefits of the exercise, such as; weight loss, waist slimming, skin radiance, sexual health, anti-aging, and uterine health.


Distance learning students are required to submit documents and a recorded video of 5 practice Swimming Dragon  Qigong instructions.  During the duration of the course, you will have access to weekly consultations with Dr. Amun, to provide you with personalized guidance and instruction. In-person students will complete their practicums during the workshop.


Course Subjects:

  • History of Swimming Dragon Qigong
  • Qigong Breathing
  • Posture
  • Swimming Dragon Qigong Forms
  • Meridians & Acupoints
  • Body Mechanics 
  • Warm-up Movements
  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Exercise Science
  • Qigong Meditation
  • Contraindications 
  • Internal Organs
  • and more!

100 Hour Course
Distance Learning: $999
Live Course:  $1999, includes 8 hours in-person & 92 hours distance learning - Workshops are located at our Tucson, AZ clinic.  Contact us for upcoming workshop dates.

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Meridian Hypnotherapy

The student will learn how to guide an individual or group into a subconscious receptive theta to low alpha brainwave state, triggering ASMR (Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response) effects. Our training is clinically based in the tradition of Oriental Medicine, and includes the Eight Principle theory, which is the foundation for an effective assessment. Students will learn the terminology and assessment skills required to access the clinical signs and symptoms of disharmony. The course includes the five element theory and its relationship to the organs. The student will learn how to choose the appropriate guided visualization and suggestions to effectively access the subconscious mind to correct mind body imbalances through the 12 major meridians, determined from client pre-assessments.   You will receive a manual, texts, and an audio session, accompanied by test questions, and instructions for short essay requirements.  Instructions on how to create a practice as a Hypnotherapist will be provided.  


The student will be required to document a guided meditation performed on someone, with the results of the session, along with the audio recording of the meditation. During the duration of the course, you will have access to weekly consultations with Dr. Amun, to provide you with personalized guidance and instruction.


Course Subjects:

  • General History of Traditional Chinese Medicine
  • Assessments
  • Meridians & Organs
  • 5 Element Theory
  • Hypnotherapeutic Protocols
  • Voice Pitch & Rhythm
  • Positive Psychology
  • Brainwave States
  • Induction Techniques
  • and more!

100 hour Course

Distance Learning: $999

Live Course:  $1999, includes 8 hours in-person & 92 hours distance learning - Workshops are located at our Tucson, AZ clinic.  Contact us for upcoming workshop dates.

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Traditional Thai Yoga Massage Therapy I (Includes Reusi Dat Ton/Thai Monk Yoga)

Traditional Thai Yoga Massage, also known as Nuad Borarn, is at least a 2500 year old healing system based in Ayurvedic medicine, Buddhism and Yoga. Thai Yoga Massage is a meditative therapy that consists of gentle rocking, rhythmic acupressure and deep assisted yogic stretches to clear and harmonize the sen (energy lines).  The therapy induces relaxation and revitalization of the body, mind, and spirit. 

The course teaches traditional Thai yoga massage on a floor mat, in loose  comfortable clothing.  The course includes comprehensive information on the sen (energy lines), and how each movement and pressure affects the sen lines and the marma (acupressure points).  The student will learn the association of each movement with specific ailments.  The student will also receive an introduction to Ruesri Dat Ton, often referred to as Traditional Thai Yoga.  Reusi Dat Ton is a monk exercise healing system within Traditional Thai Medicine.  Ruesri (hermit/sage) Dat (twisting/stretching) Ton (self), consists of a series of physical exercises and self-acupressure. 


In addition to the didactic based learning format, distance  learning students are required to submit documents and a recorded video of 10 practice Thai Yoga Massage sessions. During the duration of the course, you will have access to weekly consultations with Dr. Amun, to provide you with personalized guidance and instruction. In-person students will complete practicums during the workshop, with 5 required external client practicum.


Course Subjects: 

  • History of Nuad Borarn
  • Mantras/Prayers
  • Ruesi Dat Ton/ Traditional Thai Monk
  • Breathing Practices
  • Thai Therapy for Specific Ailments 
  • Sen Lines & Marma Points
  • Therapy Sequences
  • Anatomy & Physiology 
  • Body Mechanics 
  • Traditional Adjunct Therapies
  • Contraindications 
  • and more!

100 Hour Course
Distance Learning: $999
Live Course:  $1999, includes 8 hours in-person & 92 hours distance learning - Workshops are located at our Tucson, AZ clinic.  Contact us for upcoming workshop dates.

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Meridian Nutrition

Our Meridian Nutrition course is based in the ancient tradition of Oriental Medicine, designed to incorporate the use of plant based nutrition to achieve health and wellness.  This course includes the Eight Principle theory, which is the foundation for an effective assessment.  Students will learn the terminology and assessment skills required to access the clinical signs and symptoms of disharmony. Students will learn how to select and therapeutically utilize a range of vegetables, fruit, grains, seeds and nuts to achieve optimal health and wellness .  The course includes the five element theory and its relationship to the organs, and how to choose the appropriate food based on the qualities of temperature, taste, classification, and energetic attributes.  The course includes instruction on how to take the patient's summary, ethical protocols, and appropriate record-keeping. 


In addition to the didactic based learning format, distance learning students are required to submit documents of 10 clinical Meridian Nutrition treatments.  During the duration of the course, you will have access to weekly consultations with Dr. Amun, to provide you with personalized guidance and instruction. In-person students will complete practicums during the workshop, with 5 required external client practicums.


Course Subjects:

  • History of Traditional Chinese Medicine
  • Assessments
  • Meridians & Organs
  • 5 Element Theory
  • Food Indications & Contraindications
  • Food Combinations
  • Patient Management
  • Establishing a Practice
  • and more!

100 Hour Course
Distance Learning: $999
Live Course: $1999, includes 8 hours in-person & 92 hours distance learning - Workshops are located at our Tucson, AZ clinic.  Contact us for upcoming workshop dates.

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Meridian Herbal


Note:  All 13 of our 12 Meridian Herbal Teas are included in this course, received upon completion.

Our Meridian Herbalist course is an "east meets west" herbal course, based in the ancient tradition of Oriental Medicine, designed to incorporate the use of herbs from around the globe.  This course includes the Eight Principle theory, which is the foundation for an effective assessment.  Students will learn the terminology and assessment skills required to access the clinical signs and symptoms of disharmony.  Students will learn how to select and therapeutically utilize over 200 herbs.  The course includes the five element theory and its relationship to the organs, and how to choose the appropriate herb based on its qualities; temperature, taste, classification, and energetic attributes.  Students will also learn how to recognize organ dis-harmonies on the skin and how to prepare salves, compresses, soaks and plasters.  The course includes instruction on how to take the patient's summary, ethical protocols, and appropriate record-keeping.  


In addition to the didactic based learning format, distance learning students are required to submit documents of 10 clinical Meridian Herbal treatments.  During the duration of the course, you will have access to weekly consultations with Dr. Amun, to provide you with personalized guidance and instruction. In-person students will complete practicums during the workshop, with 5 required external client practicums.

Course Subjects:


  • History of Traditional Chinese Medicine
  • Assessments
  • Meridians & Organs
  • 5 Element Theory
  • Herbal Indications & Contraindications
  • Herbal Formulas
  • Patient Management
  • Establishing a Practice
  • and more!

100 Hour Course
Distance Learning: $999
Live Course: $1999, includes 8 hours in-person & 92 hours distance learning - Workshops are located at our Tucson, AZ clinic.  Contact us for upcoming workshop dates.

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Aum-Ka Gong Sound Therapy

The course is a combination of practical and intuitive approaches to Sound Therapy based in the ancient tradition of Oriental Medicine's principles, yogic theories, and health assessments, in relations to tone.  This practical knowledge is merged with energetic transmissions, and meditative practices to enhance intuitive healing abilities through sound.  Gong therapy has ancient roots in the spiritual practice of monks throughout Asia.  Based on extensive monastery training, Dr. Trinity Amun now teaches this course to the public.  She uses the symphonic gong, which accesses a wide range of harmonic and universal sound structures.  The fundamental tone of the symphonic gong is harmonized with the gong's complex overtones, dissolving unlimited physical and energetic blockages.  However, the instruction from this course can be applied to the use of other gongs.  Students must obtain their own gong of a 24" minimum size.  24" gongs are available through our website.  Students will learn terminology and assessments skills required to access clinical signs and symptoms of disharmony.  Students will learn how to select and therapeutically utilize a range of harmonious notes and tones to achieve optimal health and wellness.  The course includes instruction on group and individual therapy. 


Distance learning students are required to submit documents of 10 clinical Gong Therapy treatments.  During the duration of the course, you will have access to weekly live video consultations with Dr. Amun, to provide you with personalized guidance and instruction.  In-person students will complete practicums during the workshop, with 5 required external client practicums.


Course Subjects:

  • Assessments
  • Tone/Note Relations
  • Meridians & Organs  
  • 5 Element Theory
  • Chakras 
  • Tone/Note Combinations
  • Patient Management
  • Establishing a Practice
  • and more!

100 Hour Course
Distance Learning: $999
Live Course: $1999, includes 8 hours in-person & 92 hours distance learning - Workshops are located at our Tucson, AZ clinic.  Contact us for upcoming workshop dates.