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About Administrator

Coach Matt Stampe is a Database Administrator and I.T. professional. He has a license to practice acupuncture in Maryland USA. In the world of Bodywork, he has been a Certified Massage Therapist (CNT) licensed with the Virginia Board of Nursing, and has a “Master of Science in Acupuncture” (MSA) at Virginia University of Integrative Medicine ( He is a candidate with the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM). He has taught hundreds of people Authentic Yang Tai Chi Kung Fu for over 25 years. He was President of the Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) Martial arts club, Secretary and Treasurer of USA chapter of Yongnian Association under Sifu He Weiqi. Experience includes: Kung fu schools: Omei Shaolin (Sifu Lu Xiaoling) 3rd degree Black Sash, Chinese Martial Arts Institute (Sifu Clarence Burris), United States Wushu Academy (Coach Christopher Pei), and Qi Elements (Sifu Nancy Bloomfield), Former Head Coach: Virginia Beach Parks and Recreation centers(Adults Tai Chi), Hope Chinese school (kids classes), NOVA MMA gym in Arlington (kids classes), and VUOM Martial Arts Tai Chi club (Fairfax). He has positively impacted peoples lives whether for health, sport, strength, combat, and spirit. As a true combat athlete, he teaches methods so people can be confident to defend themselves.

Talks on Yang Family Taijiquan with Fu Zhongwen and James Fu

A young Fu Zhongwen with Yang Chenfu Fu Zhongwen was a chief inheritor of Yang Chenfu’s Taijiquan. He was one of the closest disciples, a lineage-holder, and in-law to the Yang Family. He spent his earlier days in Guang Fu … Continue reading

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Western Medicine for National Acupuncture students

last update 5/20/2019 Books used in this blog/University/lectures: Anatomy and Physiology I, II, III notes. Western Medicine Terminology: know over 600 terms. Digestive system, Urinary system, Reproductive system, Nervous System, Cardiovascular system, Respiratory system, Hematology, Lymphatic and Immune system, musculoskeletal … Continue reading

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18 Taiji Qigong Shi Ba Si

18 Taiji Qigong Consciousness training 1. Raising hands- heart smiling, breathing rises and falls like a fountain 2. Expanding chest- opening arms, looking far in distance from a mountaintop 3. Waving Rainbow- free will with rainbow between palms 4. Dividing … Continue reading

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Foundations OM: Diagnosis and Internal Medicine in TCM

Student notes from previous classes and blogs, for students of TCM, by a student of TCM. Enjoy! and Best Studies! Student form: (rt. click and ‘save image as’ . use for study of patterns. example: ____________________________________________________ Earth: Spleen and Stomach … Continue reading

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Tao of Health: Philosophy, Principles, and the Transformation Equation: Brandon Gilbert

Review of Brandon Gilbert’s “Transformation Equation” series. During my study of Chinese Medicine, I found this lecture series on Youtube, and I feel Brandon Gilbert presents some very intelligent material to improve your life with some philosophy based on simple … Continue reading

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