2:30 - 5:00 p.m.
||May 7 - Aug. 6, 2018
||Greta Hysjulien Jeffrey, LA.c.
Eastern perspectives and techniques will allow students to obtain a solid foundation on the explanation of Traditional Chinese Medical Theory and the appropriate use of three basic modalities.
This foundations should result in implementing theories and modalities into massage. Activities will display student abilities to assess patients and provide appropriate treatment strategy utilizing proper TCM theory and modalities.
Assessment strategies for implementing modalities into massage treatment are covered and demonstrated in written tests and lab assignments.
Required Texts and Materials
Live Well Live Long, Teachings from the Chinese Nourishment of Life Tradition
Author: Peter Deadman
Finding Effective Acupuncture Points
Author: Shudo Denmei
The Tao of Healthy Eating
Author: Bob Flaws
Many techniques take place over the participants clothing, you must be able to change into suitable clothing for location points on the arms, legs, shoulders, back and abdomen. Shorts and sleeveless shirts will be adequate. You will need to bring an examination gown to each class. You are expected to be changed into appropriate attire at the beginning of the class time.