La Casa de Maria Lodging Options & Pricing

What Is Included

Your fee includes:

  1. Tuition for Institute of Integral Qigong and Tai Chi (IIQTC) Level 3 Advanced Qi Cultivation Training
  2. 7 Nights Lodging (unless Commuter*)
  3. Food Plan with 21 Meals
  4. Break Refreshments
  5. Learning Materials
  6. Group Practice Field Trips
  7. Certificate Suitable for Framing

* Commuter fees include all the above except lodging.

As a student of the IIQTC, you are a part of a worldwide community of IIQTC Practice Leaders and Teachers. In addition, IIQTC graduates have access to a restricted website, an internet directory listing and private Facebook group.


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SINGLE Lodging - La Casa de Maria Campus - $4105

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COMMUTER* - $2570

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Fee does not include required, recommended or suggested textbooks or videos, round trip airfare and ground transportation to and from La Casa de Maria. In addition, La Casa de Maria cannot accommodate extra night(s) lodging and meals before or after the event. The IIQTC can however provide suggestions for reasonable lodging and meals nearby.

In addition, we request that participants do not call the retreat center to check on lodging/meals for extra nights, as the nights' stays are contractually agreed upon in advance, and the retreat center does not accept reservations from our individual attendees.

Available Payment Plan Options - 3 and 6 Month Pay Plans

We recognize the flexibility that is sometimes needed in meeting the registration cost for events. To support this, we have made available a 3 Month Pay Plan and a 6 Month Pay Plan with $0 finance and administration fee. To take advantage of one of the available payment plan options, simply register as usual.

Upon choosing your preferred Lodging type, you will be taken to an order form where you will see the payment plan options. Simply choose the one that works best for you and sign up! If you need a payment plan longer than 3 or 6 months in order to attend this training, contact Sheri Hansen at IIQTC Finance at email For your security, do not include any credit card account information in your email communications.

Dietary Considerations

La Casa de Maria offers a nutritious menu that utilizes the freshest, natural and local ingredients - some from their own gardens. Vegetarian, vegan or gluten-free options may be made available for you, if you request it and communicate it to us at least 4 weeks (no later than October 9, 2018) prior to your arrival on November 9, 2018.

You will be asked to declare any special dietary considerations and food allergies or sensitivities, after registration, in the Registration Interview. La Casa de Maria will do their best to provide a selection of foods to appeal to all preferences, although we cannot guarantee that all your selections will be available. For dietary considerations, that may be out of the ordinary, email IIQTC Headquarters at

Daily Schedule

7:00 am 8:00 am Mandatory Morning Practice Session
8:00 am 9:00 am Breakfast
9:00 am 11:30 am Morning Training Session
11:30 am 12:15 pm Morning Practicum
12:15 pm 3:00 pm Lunch & Afternoon Break
3:00 pm 5:30 pm Afternoon Training Session
5:30 pm 6:15 pm Afternoon Practicum
6:15 pm 7:15 pm Dinner
7:30 pm 9:00 pm or 9:30 pm Evening Training Session

Arrival Day Schedule - November 9, 2018

4:00 pm 5:00 pm Arrival, Check-In, and Unpack
6:15 pm 7:15 pm Dinner
7:30 pm 9:00 pm or 9:30 pm Evening Welcome Session

Departure Day Schedule - November 16, 2018

7:00 am 8:00 am Mandatory Morning Practice Session
8:00 am 9:00 am Breakfast
9:00 am 11:15 am Morning Training Session
11:15 am 12:00 pm Check-out ***
12:00 pm 1:00 pm Lunch and Departure

Cancellation and Refund Policy

We know life happens. Training is a commitment we take seriously, and we trust that you take it seriously as well. It takes energy to set up and organize the details pertinent to a training event on our part. At the same time, it takes energy to organize and plan the details of your life to go through and complete your training. So, in honor of the energy that is required on both sides, we ask that you treat this cancellation policy as a guide for communicating with us as soon as possible about any changes in your decision to pursue training at this time

Here are the relevant points to keep in mind so that you can let us know about your decisions in a timely way. We sincerely appreciate your willingness and cooperation in these matters. All cancellations must be made in writing to email

  1. A full refund of the amount paid, less a $250 processing fee, will be offered for cancellations made on or before September 15, 2018.
  2. No refunds are available after the above date indicated.
  3. In case of emergency, hospitalization of you or a family member, sudden death in the family, it is understood that the registrant or representative will communicate to a Health Action Inc dba Institute of Integral Qigong and Tai Chi (IIQTC) Staff member as soon as possible. Our cancellation policy is outlined above.
  4. No refund or credit is available for cancellation if the registrant does not show up for the program on the first day, or if the registrant leaves the program early.
  5. If a refund is due, Health Action Inc will provide a refund to your method of payment within 10 days after the conclusion of the event.
  6. Health Action Inc dba Institute of Integral Qigong and Tai Chi (IIQTC) reserves the right to cancel any program, at any time. Should it be necessary to cancel a program, registrants will receive a full refund if a satisfactory alternative is not possible.

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