Singing Dragon
Authoritative books on complementary and alternative health, Tai Chi, Qigong and ancient wisdom traditions for health, wellbeing, and professional and personal development.


London • Philadelphia • Sydney • Vancouver







The Compassionate Practitioner
New!
The Compassionate Practitioner
How to create a successful and rewarding practice
Jane Wood

This handbook for alternative practitioners is full of practical advice about creating a thriving practice. It explores the practitioner-patient relationship at every stage of the consultation process to demonstrate how to establish trust and... Read more >>

2014, Paperback: £15.99/ $24.95
ISBN: 978-1-84819-222-5, 234mm x 156mm / 9.25in x 6in, 208pp

Subjects: Professional development, Counselling and psychotherapy

The Four Dragons
New!
The Four Dragons
Clearing the Meridians and Awakening the Spine in Nei Gong
Damo Mitchell

Mitchell explains the theory, history of Dao Yin exercises, and their differences from Qi Gong. The Four Dragon Dao Yin exercises are presented in detail, with a discussion of the effects on the practitioner.

2014, Paperback: £17.99/ $29.95
ISBN: 978-1-84819-226-3, 234mm x 156mm / 9.25in x 6in, 256pp

Subjects: Medical qigong, Martial arts , Qigong

Increasing IVF Success with Acupuncture
New!
Increasing IVF Success with Acupuncture
An Integrated Approach
Nick Dalton-Brewer

Taking an integrative approach informed by the author's cutting-edge research, this book provides the specialist knowledge required by acupuncturists to treat fertility issues effectively and presents a method of diagnosis and treatment which... Read more >>

August 2014, Paperback: £19.99/ $32.95
ISBN: 978-1-84819-218-8, 234mm x 156mm / 9.25in x 6in, 192pp

Subject: Acupuncture and herbal medicine

Using the Bowen Technique to Address Complex and Common Conditions
New!
Using the Bowen Technique to Address Complex and Common Conditions
John Wilks and Isobel Knight

This book shows how the Bowen technique can be used to treat different conditions including lower back pain, frozen shoulder, tennis elbow and carpal tunnel, hayfever, asthma, diabetes (type 2), migraines, stress and tension disorders,... Read more >>

2014, Paperback: £35.00/ $60.00
ISBN: 978-1-84819-167-9, 254mm x 177.8mm / 10in x 7in, 384pp

Subject: Yoga and bodywork

XinYi BaGua
New!
XinYi BaGua
Dai Family Internal Martial Arts - Part II
Master Zhongxian Wu

Exploring key practices from the Dai Family XinYi Internal Alchemy and Martial Arts System, this DVD by 7th generation lineage holder, Master Zhongxian Wu, includes detailed instruction on LiuHe XinFa and BaGua XinJing. It also features... Read more >>

2014, DVD: £25.00 + VAT = £30.00/ $49.95
ISBN: 978-1-84819-242-3, DVD - standard, 46 minutes

Subject: Martial arts

XinYi WuXing
New!
XinYi WuXing
Dai Family Internal Martial Arts - Part I
Master Zhongxian Wu

Exploring key practices from the Dai Family XinYi Internal Alchemy and Martial Arts System, this DVD by 7th generation lineage holder, Master Zhongxian Wu, includes detailed instruction on HunYuanZhuang, LongShen, ChangSanBu and WuXingQuan.... Read more >>

2014, DVD: £25.00 + VAT = £30.00/ $49.95
ISBN: 978-1-84819-224-9, DVD - standard, 55 minutes

Subject: Martial arts

Zero Balancing
New!
Zero Balancing
Touching the Energy of Bone
John Hamwee
Illustrated by Gina Michaels

The classic, definitive book on Zero Balancing, an increasingly popular therapy that can be easily practised alongside other complementary therapies. Descriptions of particular sessions and client experiences are accompanied by a wider... Read more >>

September 2014, Paperback: £14.99/ $24.95
ISBN: 978-1-84819-234-8, 238 x 170mm, 144pp

Subject: Yoga and bodywork

Write for us!

We warmly welcome ideas for new books in and around the areas in which we publish.

Click here to find out more about submitting a manuscript

Blog: New books coming up from Singing Dragon…

Aug 22, 2014
2014 has been an exciting year for Singing Dragon with the publication of some truly groundbreaking books; from The Spark in the Machine and Heavenly Stems and Earthly Branches – TianGan DiZhi, to Rasa Shastra and The Compleat Acupuncturist. But we’re not finished yet! Here are some of the exciting titles coming to you in the rest of 2014: Acupuncture... Read more >>


Blog: Is there a secret to healthy ageing?

Aug 21, 2014
Ageing seems to be the only available way to live a long life (Daniel Auber). In fact, some would say that the business of ‘getting older’ brings so many benefits that we should positively embrace it. Ageing is certainly high on the current news and political agendas. As a nation, we’re heading for an unprecedented... Read more >>


Blog: Skin meditation – extract from Body Intelligence Meditation

Jul 29, 2014
In this chapter, Ged Sumner offers up a fascinating account of how the human body works in relation to the skin, and other collagen constructs of the body. He provides us with a meditation that allows us to feel every inch of our skin wrapped around our body and feel the wholeness of the organ.  Read... Read more >>




Singing Dragon is an imprint of Jessica Kingsley Publishers. Jessica Kingsley Publishers is a limited company registered in England. Registered number: 2073602. VAT Reg. No: 455 2134 66.

© 1996, 2014 Jessica Kingsley Publishers.