RCHM – Introducing Western Herbs to Traditional Chinese Herbalists from a TCM Perspective – A woman’s journey from fertility to menopause

7 Hours CPD

About the course

This seminar is designed to offer basic knowledge of how and when to use certain western herbs within a TCM context and provide an understanding of why they are used in the treatment of fertility difficulties and menopausal issues.

This seminar is designed to offer basic knowledge of how and when to use certain western herbs within a TCM context and provide an understanding of why they are used in the treatment of fertility difficulties and menopausal issues.

This integration aims to provide the practitioner with a more comprehensive approach and greater confidence in the use of these herbs for these conditions . Examples and case histories as well as discussions will be used throughout to illustrate this useful integrative approach.

The herbs as well as the conditions will be viewed from both energetic perspectives.

In addition it is anticipated that you will gain confidence in your practice as a result of attending the seminar/s. The RCHM aims to build up a practitioner network of nurturing peer support from the seminar series.

The course has been uniquely devised for practising and final year therapists of all disciplines who hold professional insurances that will cover them for the use of herbs within their scope of practice, and who have an interest in developing and enhancing their clinical skills.

Seminars are open to all RCHM members (all categories) and graduates of accredited herbal courses.

  • Refreshments and lunch sadly are not provided.
  • You will need to bring a pen or pencil, we will be providing everything else; full colour course notes, all of the training equipment etc.
  • As a participant you must have a sound working knowledge of Chinese Herbal Medicine.
  • There is no formal assessment, but a quiz style knowledge check at the end of the day will allow practitioners to check their own knowledge from each day.
  • Supporting material and PDF files for the lecture slides will be available to all participants electronically via Moodle upon full payment for each day.

Shepherds House

Great Maze Pond
London Bridge
London
SE1 9RT

Tutor Beatriz Linhares

Beatriz Linhares

Beatriz completed a four-year full time course in herbal medicine in 1982 at the School of Herbal Medicine in Tunbridge Wells, Kent. In 1997 she qualified as a Traditional Chinese herbalist from the School of Chinese Herbal Medicine in Regents College, London, and undertook postgraduate training in Nanjing University Hospital in China. Beatriz has been teaching, mentoring and supervising herbal students for many years and has been providing clinical observation and training to BSc herbal students from the University of Westminster for …read more