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Five Element Acupuncture Theory Course Contents


Introduction: Essence of the Five Elements
Introduce Yourself
Glossary of Terms
Keeping a Season’s Diary
Section A: The Essence of the Wood Element – 10 Pages
Section A: The Essence of the Fire Element – 11 Pages
Section A: The Essence of the Earth Element – 11 Pages
Section A: The Essence of the Metal Element – 11 Pages
Section A: The Essence of the Water Element – 11 Pages
Section A: Test
Section A: Assignment
Section B: The Wood Element – Functions of the Liver
Section B: The Wood Element – Functions of the Gall Bladder
Section B: The Fire Element – Functions of the Heart
Section B: The Fire Element – Functions of the Small Intestine
Section B: The Fire Element – Functions of the Pericardium
Section B: The Fire Element – Functions of the Triple Heater
Section B: The Earth Element – Functions of the Stomach
Section B: The Earth Element – Functions of the Spleen
Section B: The Metal Element – Functions of the Lung
Section B: The Metal Element – Functions of the Large Intestine
Section B: The Water Element – Functions of the Kidneys
Section B: The Water Element – Functions of the Bladder
Section B: Test
Section B: Assignment
Section C: 1. The Clinical Implications of Treatment and use of Points
Section C: 1.1 Treatment Guidelines
Section C: 1.1.1 Possession
Section C: 1.1.2 Aggressive Energy
Section C: 1.1.3 Husband/Wife Imbalance
Section C: 1.1.4 Umbilical or Central Pulse
Section C: 1.1.5 Akabane Imbalance
Section C: 1.1.6 Exit/Entry Blocks
Section C: 1.1.7 Treatment Planning
Section C: 1.1.8 Ren/Du Blocks
Section C: 1.1 Test
Section C: 1.2 Treating and Nourishing the C.F.
Section C: 1.2 Test
Section C: 1.3 Command Points
Section C: 1.3.1 Source Points
Section C: 1.3.2 Horaries Points
Section C: 1.3.4 Elemental Points
Section C: 1.3.5 Junction Points
Section C: 1.3.6 Accumulation/Xi Cleft Points
Section C: 1.3.7 Five Transporting Points
Section C: 1.3.8 Transfers
Section C: 1.3 Test
Section C: 1.4 Use of and Combination of Points in Clinical Practice
Section C: 1.4.1 Points to Help the Wood Element – Deficiency of Qi & Blood
Section C: 1.4.2 Points to Help the Wood Element – Stagnation of Qi & Blood
Section C: 1.4.3 Points to Help the Wood Element – Heat in the Blood
Section C: 1.4.4 Points to Help the Wood Element – Body Fluids, Phlegm & Damp
Section C: 1.4.5 Points to Help the Fire Element – Deficiency of Qi & Blood
Section C: 1.4.6 Points to Help the Fire Element – Stagnation of Qi & Blood
Section C: 1.4.7 Points to Help the Fire Element – Heat in the Blood
Section C: 1.4.8 Points to Help the Fire Element – Body Fluids, Phlegm & Damp
Section C: 1.4.9 Points to Help the Earth Element – Deficiency of Qi & Blood
Section C: 1.4.10 Points to Help the Earth Element – Stagnation of Qi & Blood
Section C: 1.4.11 Points to Help the Earth Element – Heat in the Blood
Section C: 1.4.12 Points to Help the Earth Element – Body Fluids, Phlegm & Damp
Section C: 1.4.13 Points to help the Metal Element – Deficiency of Qi & Blood
Section C: 1.4.14 Points to Help the Metal Element – Stagnation of Qi & Blood
Section C: 1.4.15 Points to Help the Metal Element – Heat in the Blood
Section C: 1.4.16 Points to Help the Metal Element – Body Fluids, Phlegm & Damp
Section C: 1.4.17 Points to Help the Water Element – Deficiency of Qi & Blood
Section C: 1.4.18 Points to Help the Water Element – Stagnation of Qi & Blood
Section C: 1.4.19 Points to Help the Water Element – Heat in the Blood
Section C: 1.4.20 Points to Help the Water Element – Body Fluids, Phlegm & Damp
Section C: 1.4.21 General Points to Help the Elements – Deficiency of Qi & Blood
Section C: 1.4.22 General Points to Help the Elements – Stagnation of Qi & Blood
Section C: 1.4.23 General Points to Help the Elements – Heat in the Blood
Section C: 1.4.24 General Points to Help the Elements – Body Fluids, Phlegm & Damp
Section C: 1.4.25 General Points to Help the Elements – Enhance Jing (Essence)
Section C: 1.4.26 Kidney and Ren Chest Points
Section C: 1.4 Test
Section C: 1.5 Conclusion
Section C: Assignment
Section D: The Five Elemental Associations of Colour, Sound, Odour and Emotion
Section D: Colour as a Diagnostic Tool
Section D: An Exploration of Each of the Elemental Colours
Section D: Introduction to Dynamics of Sound
Section D: Sound as A Diagnostic Tool
Section D: An Exploration of Each of the Elemental Sounds
Section D: Odour Dynamics
Section D: Odour Elemental Association
Section D: Emotion Dynamics
Section D: Test
Section D: Assignment
Section E: Foods for the Five Elements and Officials
Section E: Macrobiotics and its Influence on our Health
Section E: Exploring Classical Links to the Tastes of the Five Elements
Section E: How Foods Influence our Health
Section E: Test
Section E: Assignment
Course Conclusion
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