Learn the Art of Self-Defense Through Kenpo
Highland Kenpo, LLC is committed to providing people with the skills they need to protect themselves from harm. We aim to empower the community by sharing our skills and knowledge to prevent violence and tackle common fears.
Those who participate in our classes will gain awareness, verbal confrontation skills, and assertiveness. They will also learn various strategies and techniques to safely escape, resist, and survive physical attacks.
Highland Kenpo, LLC strives to engage varied instructors together to educate the public about the concepts of self-defense, empowerment and confidence building skills.
Spreading Knowledge and Awareness
We believe that just enough force and common sense should be used whenever you are faced with any kind of aggression. You can also avoid legal complications by simply walking away. However, if you need to defend yourself or your loved ones, you must have the commitment, skills, and courage.
The Art of Self-Defense
Self-defense highlights the importance of your choices and opportunities. Some of the essential steps towards success are proper positioning, using moves that enhance your chances of survival, and exhibiting speed, power, agility, and control.
What You Should Learn
Participating in self-defense classes teaches students to understand choices, develop awareness and assertiveness, and practice techniques. These courses should positively impact your view on conflict prevention, help you deal with your fears, and empower your confidence.
Less Is More
We subscribe to the notion that simplicity can improve efficacy. It is both easier and more realistic to learn simple moves that are more effective for you. This way, you can react better to situations, especially when you are in a state of shock or panic. However, a good self-defense course provides psychological awareness and verbal skills, not just physical training.
Your Self-Defense Tools
Your self-defense classes will prepare you to face uncertainty. In this practice, your awareness and skills to handle dangerous situations are keys to protecting yourself or your family. During our sessions, you will learn how to evaluate risks and respond to conflict before it even escalates. We will teach you the practical techniques on how to properly handle direct verbal and physical confrontation.
Meaning of the White Wolf/ Black Raven
Adopting Celtic animal symbols is an honorable and age-old practice of self-improvement. This symbolizes the strong bond of companionship between humans and the natural world around us.
White wolf: Guardian
Visual Focus – Providing an aid on our path to obtaining the qualities of virtue we desire.
Considered to be good luck
- Deep faith
- High intellect
The wolf is an incredible communicator. By using touch, body movements, eye contact as well as many complex vocal expressions – the wolf makes his point understood.
The raven is considered to be one of the oldest and wisest of all animals. Ravens were the favorite bird of the god Lludd, the Celtic god of artists
The raven is featured as a vital messenger of wisdom and prophesy.
Celtic war goddesses often took the form
of a raven.
“There is wisdom in a raven’s head.” –
It does not second guess its needs. The Celtic raven means: Be opportunistic, don’t listen to the fear, be brave.