Michael is a professional Jin Shin Jyutsu practitioner. He 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, Mindful-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR), and shamanic craft.
Michael provides a premier wellness service focused on reducing stress, managing anxiety, and bolstering the immune system in order to support and facilitate the healing process. In addition to gaining relief from acute and chronic physical concerns, his clients experience greater mental clarity and emotional balance that can help lead to a personal transformation and an empowered approach to their own health and wellbeing.
His practice entails in person, hands-on Jin Shin Jyutsu® sessions and remote wellness consultations and sessions, which are equally effective. In both instances, clients enjoy a one on one, personalized approach that promotes an empowered life and path toward balanced health and wellbeing.
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.