Scalp acupuncture – 2 Day course

Microsystems Scalp Acupuncture – 2 day workshop

Scalp Acupuncture is one of the 19 modern micro-systems of acupuncture techniques. It combines Chinese acupuncture needling methods alongside the Western anatomy, physiology, pathology, neurology and functional neuroanatomy in relation to the representative areas of the cerebral cortex.

In this style of micro-systems acupuncture needles are inserted into specific zones on the scalp, to achieve the desired therapeutic effects. It is primarily used to treat brain related conditions; neurological disorders, psychological and psychosomatic conditions, stroke, depression, Parkinson”s disease, dementia, pain, chronic muscle spasm, etc.

Who is the course for?

The course has been uniquely devised for practicing therapists who hold professional insurances that cover them for the use of acupuncture within their scope of practice, and who have an interest in developing and enhancing their clinical skills.

Acupuncturists (all styles)
Naturopaths
Osteopaths
Chiropractors
Physiotherapists, etc.

What will I learn?

Attending the workshop will enable you to;

Develop advanced practical and patient handling skills.
New acupuncture techniques.
Practical non-invasive treatment approaches to use with your clients.

This is a two-day practical interactive workshop that will enable you, as a participant, to learn;

How to integrate scalp acupuncture into your current clinical practice.
Gain an insight into both the theoretical and practical basis for the integration of Scalp acupuncture therapy alongside your own professional discipline.
The origin and development of scalp acupuncture.
The location of the stimulation zones and indications for using them.
A new needle technique.
Importantly the contraindications and cautions of scalp acupuncture.

How many hours CPD?

The 2-day workshops will run from 9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. each day so will be valid for 14 hours CPD.

Is the course assessed?

Assessment is undertaken on a continuous basis by the tutor throughout the hands on practical two day workshop,
As participants you will be working in pairs throughout the two days.

Cost

£180.00 (advance price ) £220.00 (full price)

Other information

You must consent to give and receive treatments during the training
You must be over 18 years of age.
You will receive on the day a full set of color notes.
There will only be a maximum of 20 attendees on the course (Max 10:1 student tutor ration with 2 tutors), so book early to secure your place.
Due to the very practical nature of the course there is a minimum of 6 attednees required to run the course.

Tutor

Tianjun Wang Tianjun

Date

03 - 04 Oct 2015
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