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Chinese Herbs Student Clinic

What is Student Teaching Clinic?

The Shiatsu School of Canada operates Shiatsu, Acupuncture and Chinese Herb Teaching Clinics. Treatments are offered throughout the year to the public (except for school holiday times) by our Diploma Program students and are supervised. These treatments have been used to help maintain good health, to prevent ill-health, and to treat a variety of conditions including headaches, neck and shoulder  tension, insomnia, fatigue, digestive problems, constipation, and stress. 

Patients are to bring or wear their own loose fitting clothing for treatments and should arrive a few minutes early.



Traditional Chinese Herbs Student Clinic:

Students treating in the Traditional Chinese Herbs/Acupuncture student clinic have completed the theoretical portion of their training and have been working on one another in a clinic environment. At this time, students begin treating various clients and build upon their knowledge and experience by treating a variety of issues such as: Skin Diseases, Asthma, Allergies, Bladder & Yeast infections, Gynaecological disorders, Inflammatory bowel disease, Cough, Infertility, Headaches & Migraines, Pain and more.

Students work in groups and are closely supervised by highly trained professional instructors.

This clinic is ideal for those who would like to try Chinese Herbs for the first time and are interested in learning more about their body's condition from an eastern therapeutic perspective.

The clinic operates on the following days:

Monday, Wednesdays & Thursdays
10:15am, 12:00pm, 2:45pm, 4:15pm


Until July 30, 2017

All treatments in the Student Chinese Herbs & Acupuncture Clinic is FREE.

Please consider the additional cost of herbs varying from $20 - $50 per week.

Please arrive 10 minutes early if it is your first appointment in this clinic

Prices subject to change.

Please note that there is a $10.00 cancellation fee for missed appointments or appointments that are cancelled on the same day.


Please call (416) 323-1818 ext. 200 for more information or to book an appointment. 

If these clinic times are not convenient for you or if you are interested in finding a qualified professional therapist, please consider contacting Kenneth Choi, TCMP in our Wellness Clinic.   

Code of Ethics Followed in the Student Clinic at the Shiatsu School of Canada Inc.

1. Every client shall be treated equally and truthfully without discrimination with regard to sex, race, religion, or political belief.

2. The well being of the client is the student therapist's chief concern and the student therapist will not negligently do anything to endanger their well being.

3. The confidentiality and dignity of the client shall be respected.

4. The client has the right to accept or refuse any form of treatment and to be advised to the nature of the treatment to be given.

5. The student therapist shall not refuse or withdraw his/her services without justifiable cause.

6. The student therapist shall ensure that his/her professional conduct is above reproach.

7. The student therapist shall not take physical, emotional, nor financial advantage of the client.

8. The student therapist shall strive to continually improve his/her knowledge and professional skills.

9. The student therapist shall encourage and educate the client to the best of his/her knowledge in the development of a healthy lifestyle.

10. The student therapist shall not recruit any client from school clinic nor from school or show functions.

11. The student therapist shall always clearly identify his/herself as a student whether in school or outside of school.

12. Students are not allowed to set up private shiatsu/acupuncture practice outside of school while training at SSC.

(Based on the Code of Ethics of the Shiatsu Therapy Association of Ontario)

How to Find the School

The Shiatsu School of Canada is located at:
455 Spadina Ave. Suite 300 (NE corner of Spadina & College)
Toronto, Ontario

The SSC maintains no parking facilities.  However, parking is available in both public and private lots nearby. Contact the school for detailed information:  (416) 323-1818 ext. 200

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