About Joachim / Über Joachim

Joachim was born in 1955 and studied at the German University of Sports in Cologne. From 1979 to 1981 he studied in Japan: Zen-Shiatsu at the IOKAI with Shizuto Masunaga and Taiji Quan with Yang Ming Shi and Michiko Nitobe. From 1991 to 1994 he learned Qigong Yangsheng from Prof. Jiao Guorui. Since 2006 he has been Shiatsu teacher accredited by the German Shiatsu Association (GSD). He wrote various Shiatsu related articles and is author of the book “Durch Berührung wachsen” released in 2004.


Geb. 1955, Studium an der Deutschen Sporthochschule Köln, 1979 bis 1981 Studienaufenthalt in Japan: Zen-Shiatsu im IOKAI bei Shizuto Masunaga und Taiji Quan bei Yang Ming Shi und Michiko Nitobe. Von 1991 –1994 Ausbildung in Qigong Yangsheng unter Prof. Jiao Guorui. Seit 2006 von der Gesellschaft für Shiatsu Deutschland (GSD) anerkannter Shiatsu-Lehrer. Autor des 2004 erschienen Buches „Durch Berührung wachsen“ (Huber Verlag) sowie verschiedener Artikel in Fachzeitschriften und der im Institut herausgegebenen Schriftenreihe.

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