INTRO TO CHINESE MEDICINE – Summer 2020
May 13 @ 6:30 pm - July 1 @ 8:30 pm
Join us Wednesday evenings starting May 13th for this comprehensive 8-week course which examines the history and philosophy of Chinese medicine, the how and why of acupuncture and Chinese herbs, and the contemporary practical applications of this increasingly popular form of healthcare.
Instructors: Nishanga Bliss, DSc, LAc; Rebecca Riggs, L.Ac., MSOM
Discover the fundamentals of Yin and Yang relationships, Five Element Theory (Wood, Fire, Earth, Metal, Water), and the relationships between our mind, body, spirit and how we can apply them to everyday health and wellness.
Week 1: Philosophy and Theory
Week 2: The Five Branches of Chinese Medicine
Week 3: Diagnosis: Tongue, Pulse, and Everything Else
Week 4: Supporting Your Spleen
Week 5: Listening to Your Lungs
Week 6: Nourishing Your Kidneys
Week 7: Loving Your Liver
Week 8: Healing Your Heart
Wednesday evenings 6:30-8:30 pm
May 13, 20, 27
June 3, 10, 17, 21