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30 Hour Summer Retreat 2024 with Dr. Liu Dong & Master Liu He – In Person

July 19 - July 23

Immerse yourself in 5-days of Qigong and Meditation led by Dr. Liu Dong and Master Liu He!

IN-PERSON Retreat for our July sessions!
We plan to gather in person this summer at the Alton L. Collins Retreat Center! We look forward to connecting with you!
The facilities provide a lodge-type feel with many outdoor spaces, a large lobby, a library, and more! Magnificent western red cedars grace the grounds. The natural forest setting has been preserved. Trails take you through the woods and along the streams that meander around the grounds. Their holistic chef makes sure your meals nourish your mind and body so you can focus on retreat.

The Alton L. Collins Retreat Center is dedicated to offering a safe, quality environment for growth and reflection for service worldwide. The center is nestled in a Pacific northwestern forest surrounded by majestic, moss-covered cedar, spruce, fir, hemlock, and big-leaf maple. The natural environment supports ferns, trillium, and salmonberry bushes covering the forest floor.

What you will learn: 
  • FORM:  qigong form for your personal practice; this allows for self-healing and the ability to connect with qi and transmit
  • THEORY:  Chinese Medicine, Daoist Medicine (pertaining to the season, form, meridians, acupoints)
  • PHILOSOPHY:  Qigong philosophy, lifestyle practices – what is most beneficial for the season in regard to daily living
    Each class varies and may also contain:
  • Nutritional practices – what is most beneficial to align with the seasonal Qi
  • Feng Shui/Astrology – utilizing the Qi associated with the year or season, Master Liu He provides practices to work with the Qi at a specific time

Dr. Liu Dong Session (Yuan Shen Qigong & Chan Meditation)
Friday, July 19, 2024 – 9am-12:00pm & 3-6pm
Saturday, July 20, 2024 – 9am-12:00pm & 3-6pm
Sunday, July 21, 2024 9am-12:00pm

Master Liu He Session (Super Magic Square Qigong)
Sunday, July 21, 2024: 3-6:30pm
Monday, July 22, 2024: 9am-1:00pm & 3-6pm
Tuesday, July 23, 2024: 8:30am-1:00pm

BONUS: 30-minute Zoom class on Saturday, July 27 at 8am Pacific (Practice session with Master Liu He). This class will be recorded, and you will receive the link to view it for 4 weeks.

Alton L. Collins Retreat Center
32867 SE Highway 211
Eagle Creek, Oregon, 97022

Tuition for the 30-hour retreat:
Early Registration $845 paid by June 18, 2024, or $920 paid after June 18. YOU WILL NEED TO ENROLL BY  June 18, 2024 (the retreat center requires final notice by then).

Choose one of the following required additional fees (these charges will need to be paid with a check or, if using a credit card, add a 3.5% fee): There are a limited amount of rooms, and they are assigned on a first-paid basis.
A) On-site lodging (Single Room, 5-nights) and all meals (ARRIVE Thursday, July 18 after 4pm – first meal dinner at 6pm) – $895 – SOLD OUT CONTACT FOR WAITLIST AND MORE INFORMATION
B) On-site lodging (Double Room 5-nights) and all meals (ARRIVE Thursday, July 18 after 4pm – first meal dinner at 6pm) – $710
C) Day Use Fee with 5 Lunches (ARRIVE Friday, July 19 after 8am) – $210

Please contact us about your additional choices to ensure an option is available.

Once tuition payment is received, you will be emailed about your options for the above list. Limited rooms are available. Rooms are assigned in the order that we receive payments. Each room has a private bathroom and balcony/deck!


National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine: 30 PDAs are pending through NCCAOM for licensed acupuncturists in the PE-CW category. Others who request CEUs may receive the certificates; however, you will need to check with your licensing board if they will accept them.

If Paying by Check: Download Registration Form and enclose with check.

Please advise us via email if you are mailing in payments.
All tuition fees, once paid, are non-refundable. It is transferable to another workshop/class/retreat for an $80 fee.

$845 Early Registration Enroll by June 18, 2024

$920 after June 18

When Qigong is properly practiced, it is extremely beneficial and presents minimal risk to one’s health; please consult your physician if you are in doubt of your capabilities or have special health concerns.

This class is suited to: Acupuncturists, Massage Therapists, Chiropractors, Qigong Instructors, Yoga Instructors, Martial Arts Instructors, Reiki Practitioners, and other professionals. No prerequisites are needed.



July 19
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Alton L. Collins Retreat Center
32867 SE Highway 211
Eagle Creek, OR 97022 United States
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