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Don Drolet and Dr. Lam at a recent training.
Don Drolet and Sifu Dan Jones following one of numerous workshops on Silk Reeling
Don Drolet & Dr. Aihan Kuhn at a recent certification workshop In Springfield, Mass
Don Drolet has been practicing Tai Chi and Qigong for over 12 years. Don is a student of Eastern philosophy and has had a personal meditation practice for more than 20 years. He has taught in the Pittsburgh Metro area for health clubs, corporate wellness programs, community organizations, and also provides private lessons. He has been endorsed and well received by students of all abilities, ages and walks of life.
Don is certified to teach in numerous styles with the Tai Chi for Health system founded by Dr. Paul Lam, a tai chi master and retired medical doctor. Dr. Lam’s Tai Chi for Health programs have benefited more than eight million people worldwide and are recognized by the National Arthritis Foundation, the Center for Disease Control, and the National Council on Aging.
Don is also a student of Dr. Aihan Kuhn and a certified professional Level 3 Qigong instructor with the Tai Chi and Qi Gong Healing Institute. Dr. Kuhn, is a Chinese Medical Doctor trained in both Western and Traditional Chinese Medicine. She is one of the foremost educators and practitioners of holistic medicine in the world.
Dr. Kuhn has successfully treated thousands of patients with a wide range of illnesses which were not easily treatable by conventional medicine. In addition Dr. Kuhn is a Qi Gong & Tai Chi Master Teacher and is an author of five books on natural healing, including the award winning “Simple Chinese Medicine”
Don has also attended numerous workshops presented by Sifu Dan Jones. Dan is the Owner and Lead Instructor at Moving Stillness Tai Chi Chuan and Healing Arts in Lansing, Michigan. Dan is a Master Level Tai Chi Chuan and Internal Gong Fu Instructor. He has over 44 years of martial arts experience and formerly served as a member of the security detail for the Michigan State Senate.
Dan's instruction and friendship has added to Don's depth and experience as both a tai chi practitioner and Instructor. Don and Dan both attended the annual week-long Tai Chi for Health conference in Asheville, NC in the Summer of 2017.