Intuitive Thai Meridian Massage Basics Training

Intuitive Thai Meridian Massage (ITMM) Basics Training

to the inside: centering - deepening - sensing
to the outside: moving - touching - connecting

Thai Yoga Massage is a massage form from Thailand and is called there "Nuad Phaen Boran" (ancient healing massage). It originated in India and contains elements of Ayurveda and Yoga. 
Beside the original style a more dynamic contemporain style had been developed in the recent years.  The massage is conducted while lightlely dressed on a comfortably padded floor mat.
 Palms, fingers, arms, legs and the bodyweight are used having an effect on both the receiver and the giver. 

This Basic Formation offers in height modules the essentiel practice tools of Traditional Thai Massage and its energetic Meridian System (Sip Sen).

The succesfull participationover  the 88 hours of the training is attested in a certificate.

For whom the approach is recommended and suitable

  • for people, who are looking for a balancing and effective method  to support physical movement ability  and relaxation
  • for movement and yoga practioner, who are looking for a new, individual, Hearing access and who want to deepen their practice
  • for educators and health practioners , looking for a further education, which combines  practical abilities   and the ones own intuitive potential.
  • for interested people of other somatic methods, who want to widen their perspective and experience.

Formation (Details)

PART 1 (Modules 1-4): Introduction into ITMM Massage / Basic Priciples of Touch
This  part leads through all possible massage positions and allows the participants to practice a complete massage sequence from foot to head.

  • Module 1: Thai Massage Practice 1
    Focus on Prone Position (laying on the back)) + Facemassagee
  • Module 2: Thai Massage Practice 2
    Focus: Side Position and use of foot for the massage
  • Module 3: Thai Massage Practice 3
    On the  Belly Position and sitting position + Deepening Use of Arm/Hand/ Ellbow(Ellbogen+Knie)
    Additional: Thai Cultural Background
  • Module 4: Thai Massage Practice 4
    Focus: on Sittig Position+ Transition into lying Position ( shoulder -neck massage )
    Integration/Summary and massage with all elements of the introductory part

PART 2 (Modules 5-8): Energy und Meridian Work
This part deepens and complements the learned practical skills of Part 1 by getting to know the essential course of the ten Thai meridians and gives intuitive impulses for their direct application in practice.

  • Part 2 Deepening - Module 5: Deepening and Thai Meridian Learning 1
    Focus: Centering and Balancing the left and right body side
  • Part 2 Deepening - Module 6: Deepening and Thai Meridian Learning 2
    Focus: Detoxification and Balancing of the emotional body
  • Part 2 Deepening - Module 7: Deepening and Thai Meridian Learning 3
    Focus: Balancing of the emotional Body
  • Part 2 Deepening - Module 8: Deepening and Thai Meridian Learning Focus: Special symptoms in the belly area + Qualities of the four elements
    Integration and Final Massage with all elements from the introduction and Deepening Part


Introduction and Practice Days:

26 May, 16 June & 25 August 2018 // 10am - 1:30pm

Dates Training 2018/19:

Part 1 - Module 1: Saturday 15.- Sunday 16. September 2018

Part 1 - Module 2: Saturday 20.- Sunday 21. October 2018

Part 1 - Module 3: Saturday 24.- Sunday 25. November 2018

Part 1 - Module 4: Saturday 15.- Sunday 16. December 2018

Part 2 - Module 5: Saturday 02.- Sunday 03. February 2019

Part 2 - Module 6: Saturday 09.- Sunday 10. March 2019

Part 2 - Module 5: Saturday 06.- Sunday 07. April 2018

Part 2 - Module 8: Saturday 04.- Sunday 05. May 2018


Zahiro Kai practices Thai Yoga Massage since many years. During his yearly periods of stays in Asia, he learned this massage form and other energetic bodywork in various courses at all import schools in Thailand. Since 2008 he is as well a teacher for Thai Yoga Massage. Since 2012 Heis as a state licened natural health professional (Heilpraktiker) and combines the balancing effect of his body-work with his dynamic movement work as a GYROTONIC ® und GYROKINESIS ® Trainer.

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Teil 1: Modul 1-4: Saturday
10.00 - 14.00
History / Introduction , Body Warm Up, Techniqiues  and Massagesequence  Part 1
15.00 - 17.30
Continuiation of Techniques, Massagesquence Part 2 and "Tools" of intuitive Touch
10.00 - 12.30
13.30 - 15.30

Repetition and Deepening of the practice of the day before
Final guided massage sequence with all elements

Teil 2: Modul 5-8 Saturday
10.00 - 14.00

Physical Warm Up. Intuitive Exercises. Presentation/ Outline  of one Thai Meridian
Practical Application in an extended  massage sequence

  Saturday 15.00 - 17.30

Continuation of the exercises and morning practice .Presentation/ Outline of another Thai Meridian
Practical Application in an extended  massage sequence

10.00 - 12.30
13.30 - 15.30

Repetition and Deepening of the practice of the day before
Final guided massage sequence with all elements of the presented meridians













Price for 88 hours of teaching, general textbook and videos of the Formation
Early Bird  till 31. July 2016: 880 € (i.e. 110 € / we)
Basic Price: 1100 € (i.e. 137,50 € / we)
Six Installment Tuition: 8 x 140 €

Contact and further information:

Booking: here

Voices of participants of recent courses (in german)
Stimmen von TeilnehmerInnen aus der vorherigen Ausbildung und Kursen:

“Was mir gefallen hat waren viel Praxis. Aufteilung u. Abstand zwischen den Fortbildungszeiten und ein guter Austausch mit den anderen Teilnehmern . Ein schönes Ausbildungsprogramm und eine tolle Athmospäre: ” Stimme einer Physiotherapeutin

“Eine ganz wunderbare Möglichkeit Basiswissen in der ITMM zu erlangen. Diese Weiterbildung, die Struktur und das Konzept hat mich inspiriert, mich vertiefend und weitergehend mit der ITMM zu beschäftigen” Stimme einer Gymnastiklehrerin und Körperarbeitstherapeutin

“Besonders gut gefallen hat mir die Verbindung zwischen physisch fassbaren (Muskulatur, Knochen) und energetischer Heilung ( Meridiane) und die entspannte Lernathmosphäre.” Stimme einer Physiotherapeutin und Bewegungslehrerin

“Besonders gefallen hat mir das viel Rücksicht auf individuelle Bedürfnisse genommen wurde. Ich traue mich nun mehr meiner Intuition zu folgen und zu vertrauen. Das ist sehr wertvoll für mich. ” Stimme einer Körperpsychotherapeutin in Ausbildung