Midwifery & Women's Health
Women's Health Series
Duration: 15 hours
One of the most useful specialties to select in practicing Chinese medicine is to focus on women's health. Not only do women make up the majority of our patient population, but the efficacy of holistic Chinese medicine seems better suited to maintaining the delicate balance of women's health at each life-stage.
This course will present a review of sound fundamentals of TCM gynecology in treating the most commonly presenting patterns related to female health including patterns of menstrual diseases, morning sickness and menopause. This course is primarily intended to deliver basic fundamental. Students will be directed to where they may learn more about these profound areas of study.
Goals: Students will be able to -
- Demonstrate and explain in their own words the primary organ relationships and disease cause/disease mechanisms in patterns related to menstrual diseases, morning sickness and menopause.
- Demonstrate competent point selection, location and needle technique for points which remedy common patterns of imbalance related to menstrual diseases, morning sickness and menopause.
- Demonstrate understanding of a list of probable formulas for balancing common patterns related to common female complaints and health issues.
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