Post Graduate Diploma in Tuina
The most powerful hands-on therapy in the world today.
This Diploma course is especially developed for acupuncturists and senior students of TCM, with a competent knowledge of TCM theory and point location & function. It introduces you to the most powerful and amazing world of “needle-less acupuncture”. Explore the healing potential of this ancient healing art.
These are the skills that you sought during your training as an acupuncturist to locate and “feel” the acupoints. This course will give you that hands on confidence to activate the acupoints without needles. Tuina is the Official Medical Chinese Bodywork therapy that was developed in China over 3,000 years ago and known as needle-less acupuncture. It is an integral part of the healthcare system in hospitals throughout China today. It works with the energy system in the body known as the meridian system. Traditional Chinese Medicine is now a well established health profession. It is a holistic approach that has received wide recognition throughout the world.
This course will offer you a Tuina sequence which will be the starting basis of an effective Tuina treatment plan, which can be practiced anywhere especially in your clinic. It is also designed to help you develop the ability to “feel” the Qi points as practiced in the “blind hospitals” throughout China.
Completed over 3 intensive weekends (Sat & Sun) over 3 months, you will learn how to “feel” the acupoints resulting in more confidence in your chosen practice. Learn how to treat sports injuries and other pain syndromes with this powerful therapy. Learn techniques that are unique to traditional Chinese medicine. Learn Qigong exercises that prolong your professional life and help you to become a more successful practitioner.
Covering the main sports injuries that present in our clinics, this Tuina course covers these common injuries from both the Western and TCM perspective, which is the way they are treated in China.
The course also includes an introduction to the traditional Chinese medicines mind-body aspects of Tuina acupressure, covering 8 principal mind-body disharmony and Acu points to help harmonize psychological stress. Tuina acupressure used in this way helps you understand how your thoughts and feelings influence your health and well being, and activate Acu points to improve how you feel both physically, emotionally and mentally.
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