Acupuncture for pain relief (refresher CPD in Yorkshire);
- Hands-on workshop (7 contact hours + 3 hours pre-course self-study)
- Small class size with plenty of practice & supervision
- Simple steps to formulate effective acupuncture treatment
- Fine-tune point location & needling techniques
- Introduce skills: moxa & electro
- Explain TCM jargons
Tutors are lecturers & supervisors of BSc Acupuncture at Leeds Metropolitan University & experienced acupuncturists.
Dates: Saturday 2nd March 2013 – 9.30am-5pm
or Thursday 7th March 2013 – 9.30am-5pm
If you would like to reserve a space, please contact The Tower Clinic on 0113 2672067.
Payment can be made by cheque (payable to Acupuncture North CIC)
or by bank transfer. Please ask for bank details if required.
Tutors profile –
Teresa Syed BA (Hons), PGDipAc, MBAcC (http://www.towerclinic.co.uk/therapy/acupuncture/)
Joanne Dyson MA(Oxon), PGDipAc, MBAcC (http://www.myacupunctureleeds.com/p/about-me.html)
Structure of the day –
Introduce simple steps to formulate effective treatment strategy on pain. These simples steps are immediately applicable in your clinical practice. This will involve principles of how to use local Ashi points, distal points, and combined to formulate effective treatment strategy/protocol.
A quick review on acupuncture meridians and explain how to use this knowledge in situations when Ashi points are not enough.
Acupuncture for pain relief from head to toe: In each part of the body we will review and practice local Ashi points. We will also go through the simple steps with you to broaden your treatment strategy.
For every acupuncture point we go through, we will look at the angle, depth, technique of insertion and manipulation. We will also practice moxa and electro on the points where applicable.
At the end of the day, you will be very confident and certain in choosing acupuncture points and formula to treat pain. You will be confident knowing you are using the right techniques to achieve maximum benefit for your patients.
1) This course is aimed at those with relevant foundation training.
2) Participants must be registered CSP members or have alternative Professional Liability Insurance