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Hazel Thompson
Instructors Name: Hazel Thompson
School: Tai Chi for Wellbeing and Fun
Suburb: Somerfield
State: Christchurch
Country: New Zealand
Phone: 039806399
Instructor Profile: Hazel has been studying tai chi for 18 years and is passionate about Tai Chi for Arthritis, as it has helped her manage her own severe arthritis so well that she is entirely medication free.

She is an instructor in Tai Chi for Arthritis, Beginners, Diabetes, Osteoporosis, Energy and Kidz, and Dr Lam�s Authorised Agent in New Zealand. Hazel is the Chair of the Tai Chi for Health Community NZ, and is also a member of the New Zealand National Tai Chi Chuan Association Committee and the Editor of their quarterly newsletter. She circulates her own independent e-mail newsletter, promoting Dr Lam�s products and New Zealand tai chi events/ training.

Hazel has attended several of Dr Lam�s New Zealand workshops, the Sydney One Week Workshop in 2014 and Dr Lam's 2014 Workshop in Zhuhai, China. She hosted a Depth workshop, and has assisted at TCD, TCK, TCO, TCE, TCB and Depth workshops.

Class Information: Private classes available by arrangement. Senior Trainer skill building workshops also available. I offer Seated TCA, Tai Chi for Beginners, Tai Chi for Energy, Tai Chi for Diabetes, Tai Chi for Back Pain, Tai Chi for Osteoporosis, Qigong for Health, Tai Chi @ Work, Yang 24 Forms and Sun 73 Forms.
Other: Dr Lam's Authorised Agent in New Zealand, selling his range of products, always happy to help with any enquiries.
Cost: Variable.
Other Location:
Messages: Nine of my students (four of whom are over 65) are now certified TCA Instructors, two are also qualified in Tai Chi for Energy. It is a huge pleasure to see them developing their confidence and teaching their own classes.
Recent News: I was a member of Dr Lam's team at the America on Aging Conference in San Diego in March. I will be holding a Senior Trainer workshop in May in Christchurch. Contact me for details.
Instructor Qualifications:
Certified Tai Chi for Arthritis Instructor
Certified Tai Chi for Osteoporosis Instructor
Certified Tai Chi for Kidz Instructor
Certified Tai Chi for Diabetes Instructor
Senior Trainer
Certified Tai Chi for Beginners Instructor
Tai Chi for Energy
Premier Instructor

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