Foundation of Chinese medicine
- the new milestone of your future
Congratulations! you decide to study Chinese medicine which has contributed to our health for over 4000 years.
The course "Foundation of Chinese Medicine"will be a combination of virtual class (7 weekends)and physical study (3 weekends).
The main Contents of virtual class includes:
Ancient Philosophy of Chinese Medicine: the importance of harmonisation between nature, human beings and cosmos.
Bridge the east with the west: evidence based medicine.
Fundamental Theories of Chinese Medicine such as Yin and Yang, Five Elements, Meridians.
Physiology of Chinese Medicine: Essence, Qi, Blood and Body Fluids
Internal Organ System of Chinese Medicine: Zang Fu theory and their interactions.
Etiology of Chinese Medicine: Six pathogenic factors; Excessive emotional activities; Improper life styles; Ageing; Improper medications and therapies; Traumatic injuries.
Pathogenesis of Chinese Medicine: Body Constitution Theory; Predominance of pathogenic factors or anti-pathogenic Qi;
Diagnosis of Chinese Medicine: four basic diagnostic methods including tongue diagnosis and pulse diagnosis; Diagnostic methods based on pattern differentiation for internal organs, meridians, Qi, blood and body fluid, and mind activities etc.
Therapeutic principle of Chinese Medicine: balance of treatment and prevention.
Patients communication: a professional attitude as a therapist.
The main contents of the practical class:
- First contact with your patients
- Feel the body by heart
- Practical physical examination
- Pulse diagnosis
- Tongue diagnosis
- Read the body language of the patients
- Patients communication and customer maintenance