Kenneth S. Cohen (Gao Han 高漢) aims to educate the public about the health and life-enhancing benefits of Qigong, Tai Chi, Taoism, meditation, and related arts. Ken Cohen is world-renowned health educator, China scholar, and Qigong Grand Master with more than fifty years experience. A former collaborator with Alan Watts, he is the author of the internationally acclaimed book The Way of Qigong: The Art and Science of Chinese Energy Healing (Random House), best-selling audio and DVD courses (Sounds True), and more than 200 journal articles. He is a leader in the dialogue between ancient wisdom and modern science. His workshops, lectures and keynotes have been sponsored by the American Cancer Society, the Mayo Clinic, Health Canada, the International Conference on Taoist Studies (Taiwan), and numerous medical schools, universities, conferences, and cultural organizations.
A discussion of the history of Qigong and the Art of the Tea Ceremony.
"A feast of information on the history, theory, and practice of this potent therapy, all in highly digestible bites, flavored with personal experiences and humor....Highly recommended for professionals and lay persons who wish to understand this potent healing practice"
Daniel J. Benor, M.D.
Ken Cohen offers lectures, consultations, workshops, classes, and teacher training and certification in Colorado, California, and throughout the world.
Cohen is a prolific author and educator whose popular books and DVDs include topics such as Qigong practice, Taoism, Feng Shui, and energy medicine. He is also the author of various works in the Chinese language.
Thousands of years before the establishment of Western medicine, Chinese masters perfected a system of gentle movements and meditative postures that can channel qi into the body for detoxifying, energizing, and healing. In this trailer from his Sounds True video, Qi Healing, Ken Cohen introduces One Finger Zen (Yi Zhi Chan), an exercise used for personal well-being and to prepare for transmitting qi to a client. The program includes the philosophy of Qi healing and detailed instruction in methods of energy assessment and treatment. Catalog of Ken Cohen's audio/visual products.
Journal of Scientific Exploration, Vol. 28, No. 1, pp. 176–187, 2014.
Medical Qigong: Fact or Fiction?
Cohen's incisive commentary on an astonishing range of topics covers the creation and publishing of the book, the evolution of Qigong in China, Chinese history and traditions, medical Qigong in China, and the meaning of the term "medical" when applied to the teaching and practice of Qigong. Read the review.