Based on a long lineage of ancient, authentic teachings, the Tan Academy of Balance is passionate about education in the Three Essences of Balance: Astrology, Feng Shui and Chinese medicine. The Acupuncture focus is Balance Method, a highly specialized area of Acupuncture know for its instant and efficient results.
Dr Sonia F. Tan BA, BA(H), DTCM Dip, DAOM, R.Ac., R.TCM.P. is one of the few Certified Gold Level practitioners of the Balance System of Acupuncture under the late Grandmaster Dr. Richard Teh-fu Tan with the blessings of fellow senior students to pass on the legacy.
Dr. Sonia F. Tan
Dr. Richard Teh-Fu Tan
A TAN LEGACY
Dr. Sonia F. Tan, DAOM, R.Ac., R.TCM.P. is a second generation Chinese Metaphysician, following in the footsteps of her Grandfather, the late Woon-Yew Tan.
She is a direct and first graduating class disciple, of the late Grandmaster Dr. Richard Teh-Fu Tan.
Sonia has also trained with and is a certified practitioner of Feng Shui and Chinese Astrology, under Chinese metaphysics Master Marlyna Los.
“Best teacher I've every had! Generous in her teaching and friendly. Very enthusiastic, clear and articulate. Splendid, interesting, sharing knowledge in a fluid way. Very passionate. Animated. Sonia is very alive.”
One of the best acupuncture courses I've ever taken. Sonia is the best. Very important foundation for any acupuncture.
Langara College student, Vancouver, Canada 2018
As usual, great job Sonia. I always learn so much from you. You are a true gift to the profession and the world. Thank you so very much for going above and beyond.
Private student, Vancouver, Canada 2018.
WHY STUDY WITH
DR. SONIA F. TAN
DAOM, RAC, RTCMP?
Improve your clinical outcomes with higher efficiency and more consistent, quicker results
Discover an effective, logical system for the application of acupuncture and a community of like-minded colleagues to grow your knowledge in this revolutionary practice
Learn from, and be inspired by a dynamic, engaging, credible teacher and be a part of an authentic lineage
NEW DATES! Certificate program – Balance System Acupuncture Level 4: 12 Meridian System and Grand Rounds. *Online option available. THE LINK TO LANGARA COLLEGE AND OPEN REGISTRATION WILL BE UPDATED BY October 1, 2022.
Eight Extra Channels and Vessels mentorship with Dr. Yvonne Farrell. Strategies for treating psycho-emotional pain and surviving adversity. The Eight Extraordinary Vessels (8EV) Seas Transporters with Luos, Sinews, Divergents and Earth school. Held in-person only.
Cohort 1 begins. Module 1: The Sinews.
NEW DATES! Certificate program – Balance System Acupuncture Level 5: Five Phases Balancing and Grand Rounds. *Online option available. THE LINK TO LANGARA COLLEGE AND OPEN REGISTRATION WILL BE UPDATED BY October 1, 2022.
Certified Chinese Astrology Practitioner mentorship with Dr. Sonia F. Tan, DAOM, RAc, RTCMP.
Imaging making sense of the cycles of the Chinese solar, lunar calendar & constitutional energy and how to live in harmony with it. Ready to put on a life-long lens of understanding people and the life trajectories? Interested in learning how to apply this to Chinese medicine and Feng Shui? You’ve asked, you’ve waited, and now Dr. Sonia F. Tan is ready to deliver.
This is a Certificate program over 2.5 to 3 years. You will be learning how to manage the karmic energy of a person’s constitution; hence it is very important you learn how to be both competent, and mindful in how you treat this knowledge. This method of teaching is how Dr. Sonia F. Tan has chosen to ensure the highest integrity for everyone.
Hybrid learning with both in-person and online options.
Cohort 1 begins! Level 1: Construction.
Certificate program – Balance System Acupuncture Level 6: Balance in the Seasons and Grand Rounds. *Online option available.
Education in the Balance of the Three Essences of Life
Balance System of Acupuncture, Channel Theory and Chinese Medicine
Doctors in ancient China were educated and practiced in all the Three Essences of Life in order to create whole life balance for a person. Dr. Sonia F. Tan DAOM, R.Ac., R.TCM.P. follows in these footsteps of her family and teachers, and the lineage of the original way of health care.