Michael is a professional Jin Shin Jyutsu® practitioner and certified Jin Shin Jyutsu® Self-Care Instructor. His practice entails hands-on Jin Shin Jyutsu® sessions in combination with Breathwork and Self-Care guidance. In addition to gaining relief from acute and chronic physical concerns, his clients experience greater mental clarity and emotional equilibrium that facilitates a personal transformation and an empowered approach to their own health and wellbeing. He also provides remote wellness consultations and sessions, which are equally effective. In both instances, clients enjoy a one on one, personalized approach.
Michael presents topical and self-care workshops designed for professionals, businesses, schools, hospitals and various interest groups.
Michael completed his initial training and practitioner credentials in Jin Shin Jyutsu with the Mary Burmeister Jin Shin Jyutsu Institute 2015-2019. Michael is also a 2020 graduate of the Jin Shin Jyutsu Professional Practitioner Certification Course - an intensive year-long advanced training provided by the Mary Burmeister Jin Shin Jyutsu Institute in collaboration with the Atlantic Health System at the Morristown Medical Center. Michael compliments his Jin Shin Jyutsu practice as a long-time TM meditator and training in various breathwork practices.
Michael lives in New Jersey with his wife and two daughters.
Michael is also a seasoned and solution -focused consultant with 23 years of experience at international and U.S. domestic social impact organizations. He is the founder and president at MICHAEL PANKOW CONSULTING, LLC, a private consultancy practice. He provides tailored philanthropic advisory services to individuals, family offices and foundations, public foundations and corporations. He also provides strategic planning, capacity building, fundraising and interim leadership services to US domestic and international NGOs.