Mountain meridian is proud to offer quality workshops and retreats in the health and wellness field. We offer professional instructional services for Shiatsu therapy, many of which are mountain retreat style workshops. Additionally, we are pleased to host a variety of health and wellness events every year.


Medicine from the Earth – Herbal Medicine Workshop

This full day, fun packed workshop will consist of: PowerPoint/slide show presentations, an easy outdoor plant identification hike near the hostel, sipping herbal tea and hands on lessons on making herbal products which you will then take home with you.

Includes – An informative workshop manual that includes information and recipes from the course content, take home herbal products, which you will have made in class, as well as a certificate of workshop completion.

Please contact us for upcoming workshops.


Mountain Wellness Retreat  – Relax, Revive, Renew

Experience the healing and renewal properties of the Rocky Mountains in beautiful Kananaskis, Alberta. Discover a unique blend of wellness practices featuring instructional drumming by bonfire, yoga and meditation, an outdoor labyrinth, hiking and self practice Shiatsu. Please contact us for upcoming retreat dates.


Shiatsu for Health Practitioners – Level 1

Join us for this 2½-day intensive and comprehensive Shiatsu course for health practitioners.

In this mountain retreat style workshop, you will learn the basic concepts of Shiatsu, specific techniques for treating common conditions and specific muscles, as well as how to combine Shiatsu with massage and other modalities. Learn techniques, which will allow you to effortlessly increase pressure depth, which clients often crave.

These deep tissue techniques will enhance your treatments, creating greater release and client satisfaction.

Please contact us for upcoming workshop dates.


Shiatsu for Health Practitioners Level 2

Due to popular demand, I am excited to be offering Shiatsu for Health Practitioners- Level 2, this fall in Kananaskis.

This course will be a mountain retreat style workshop, located at The Kananaskis Wilderness Hostel and is a continuation of Shiatsu for Health Practitioners – Level 1.

This workshop is a blend of online studies and classroom practice.

Please contact us for upcoming workshop dates.