TCMzone 2018 Individual CEU Webinar and Seminar Series
All 2018 individual live CEU webinars are $40 per 2-hour course, 2 NCCAOM, CA, FL, IL board approved CEU’s
February – Safety in Acupuncture & TCM
(Mandatory Safety CEU Requirements)
Amy Sear, Dipl.OM., A.P. holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Cornell University, and Masters level training in Oriental Medicine. She is Nationally Board Certified in Oriental Medicine. Amy is a member of the Florida State Oriental Medical Association (FSOMA) and the Society for Integrative Oncology (SIO). She is a frequent lecturer on an array of specialty topics, including Ethics & Safety in Oriental Medicine Practice, Amy teaches at two schools of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Florida, and is a frequent presenter of Continuing Education for the Chinese Medicine professional community.
Course Descriptions: This class has been specifically designed in a practical and straight forward format for clinicians of Oriental Medicine. This includes an open discussion feature allowing for attendees to interact with the instructor and bring up scenarios or questions to receive individual instructions. We’ll cover key tenets of safety and medical errors in Oriental Medicine, descriptions and tips will be given on frequently asked questions involving safety in herbal medicine practice.
Safety and Medical Errors Specific to Herbal Practice Wednesday Feb. 28, 12-2PM ET, Approved for 2 NCCAOM PDA and CA, FL, IL State Board CEU’s, $40
February (Special FREE Event) – How to Build Your Herbal Practice
Sherri Taylor, L.Ac., MSOM, Dipl.OM is a nationally board certified acupuncturist and Chinese herbalist through the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM), and is licensed by the state of Arizona. She graduated summa cum laude with a Master of Science in Oriental Medicine from the New York College of Health Professions where she conducted her clinical studies, interning for three years. Sherri has been practicing for 13 years in the state of AZ specializing in women’s health, fertility, and internal medicine conditions.
Course Description: This special 1-time webinar will guide practitioners through a step-by-step method in developing and growing your herbal practice. Many acupuncturists find that while placing focus on their acupuncture treatments, they neglect or limit their herbal recommendations and therefore slight themselves on the full breadth of their skills, practice and patient results. In this course Sherri Taylor will instruct on common recommendations of top herbs and formulas to begin building a strong herbal pharmacy. Attendees will learn what questions to ask before choosing herbs that fit their style of practice and their patients and how to best incorporate herbs into your current treatment protocols.
How to Build Your Herbal Practice Thursday Feb. 22, 9-10AM PT, FREE (No CEU’s)
March (Bilingual)–Nourish Kidney Essence and Fertility
Guoping Zheng, Ph.D., OMD, L.Ac. is a licensed and board certified acupuncturist and master herbalist specializing in infertility and general women’s health. Dr. Zheng was the first person to earn a doctoral degree in the field of reproductive endocrinology of TCM in China. She received her Bachelors degree in general medicine, Masters degree in OBGYN and Doctorate in reproductive medicine. Dr. Zheng’s successful approaches to fertility have been cited in Julia Indichova’s book “Inconceivable”, the first book ever written by a patient on use of alternative medicine for treating infertility. Dr. Zheng serves as the Director of Academic-Committee of American Society of TCM and is a member of the National Infertility Association. She has published around 50 research articles on topics of Acupuncture, Herbal and Integrated Medicine. She is the founder of The Center for Natural Fertility and Women’s Health in New York City.
Course Description: This class will acknowledge and explain the axes of kidney. There will be five phases (Preparation, Follicular, Ovulatory, Luteal, and Pregnancy Phases) Three Principles (Nourish Kidney Essence and Blood, Nourish Kidney Essence and Blood, Promote Qi, and Blood Flow, and Nourish Kidney Essence and Blood, Strengthen Spleen and Kidney Qi Principles) Attendees will also learn the application of these Phases and Principles for Fertility treatment.
Nourish Kidney Essence and Fertility (Chinese) Thursday Mar. 15, 12-2PM ET, Approved for 2 NCCAOM PDA and CA, FL, IL State Board CEU’s, $40
Nourish Kidney Essence and Fertility (English) Thursday Mar. 29, 12-2PM ET, Approved for 2 NCCAOM PDA and CA, FL, IL State Board CEU’s, $40
April– Restorative TCM Protocols for Aging
Janet Zand, OMD, L.Ac. is a Board Certified Acupuncturist, a Doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine, a nationally respected author, lecturer, natural health practitioner and herbal and nutraceutical products formulator who has helped thousands of people achieve better health. She formulates solution-oriented, functional supplements steeped in science and nature for Advanced Bionutritionals, a cutting edge nutraceuticals firm. Dr. Zand is also the co-author of three books on natural health and healing, including Smart Medicine for a Healthier Child, Smart Medicine for Healthier Living and The Nitric Oxide Solution. She has been featured in Elle, Allure, the Los Angeles Times, Lifetime TV, and the BBC.
Course Description: Aging, is well described in the Shang Han Lun and other ancient texts. Today, in the 21st Century we have issues surrounding longevity and gerontology which are considerably different on face value, yet our medicine is still remarkably effective. This 2-part webinar will teach common TCM formulas which are augmented with other natural medicine techniques.
Restorative TCM Protocols for Aging (Part 1) Wednesday April 11, 12-2PM ET, Approved for 2 NCCAOM PDA and CA, FL, IL State Board CEU’s, $40
Restorative TCM Protocols for Aging (Part 2) Wednesday April 25, 12-2PM ET, Approved for 2 NCCAOM PDA and CA, FL, IL State Board CEU’s, $40
May– Practical Tools to Expand Your Practice
Lorne Brown, Dr.TCM After leaving a career as a CPA and receiving his Dr. of Traditional Chinese Medicine (Dr.TCM) at Vancouver’s International College of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Dr. Brown continued to pursue training in hypnosis, functional medicine, cold laser therapy and Psych K to allow him to offer an integrative approach to health issues. In addition to being the clinical director and founder of Acubalance Wellness Centre, the first Traditional Chinese Medicine clinic in British Columbia dedicated to reproductive health and fertility, Dr. Brown is also the founder and co-chair of the world’s first Integrative Fertility Symposium conference at the Integrative Fertility Symposium in Vancouver, Canada
Course Description: These 2 webinars will focus on two main concepts for running a successful acupuncture practice by building patient base and controlling your financial success. Dr. Brown will share the simple steps proven demonstrated to make you more attractive to your patients and a referral magnet to their friends, family and others and growing your practice. Attendees will learn how to become a referral magnet, what makes you attractive to patients, key mindsets for attracting patients and the simple and effective system for enrolling new patients. They’ll also learn the main reason why acupuncturists fail, key mindset of successful acupuncturists, counterintuitive thinking that leads to success and when and how to hire associates to multiply your income.
Simple Steps to Attract More Patients (Part 1) Thursday May 24, 12-2PM PT, Approved for 2 NCCAOM PDA and CA, FL, IL State Board CEU’s, $40
Overcoming Financial Obstacles (Part 2) Thursday May 31, 12-2PM PT, Approved for 2 NCCAOM PDA and CA, FL, IL State Board CEU’s, $40
June – Advanced TCM Protocols for Rheumatoid Arthritis
David Wang, R.Ac., Dipl.Ac., Dipl.CH received his MD from the Jiangxi College of Traditional Chinese Medicine in 1985, then taught and practiced at Fujian College of TCM. After receiving his M.Med from the China Academy of TCM in 1990, he taught, conducted research and practiced Chinese Medicine and Western Medicine as an attending doctor at Guang-An-Men Hospital in Beijing, China. In 1995 Dr. Wang was invited to teach TCM at the International Institute of Chinese Medicine in Santa Fe, NM and has been teaching and practicing TCM in the U.S. ever since. He has 10 years of hospital experience in China, over 20 years of experience in Acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine (TCM) and over 18 years teaching experience in colleges. He has been providing academic leadership, training and guidance as a clinical assistant professor in the college of medicine at OSU, and was the former Dean of Oriental Medicine at the American Institute of Alternative Medicine in Columbus. He runs a successful private practice in Columbus, Ohio.
Course Description: This course will introduce Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) treatments for rheumatoid arthritis (RA). The contents will cover the concept of RA and its clinical characteristics, the TCM understanding and the characteristics of pathogenesis. The emphasis will be on the management and treatment of RA, including Chinese herbal medicine, acupuncture and other TCM treatments. Dr. Wang’s clinical experience will be introduced in detail.
Advanced TCM Protocols for Rheumatoid Arthritis (Chinese) Wednesday June 6, 12-2PM ET, Approved for 2 NCCAOM PDA and CA, FL, IL State Board CEU’s, $40
Advanced TCM Protocols for Rheumatoid Arthritis (English) Wednesday June 20, 12-2PM ET, Approved for 2 NCCAOM PDA and CA, FL, IL State Board CEU’s, $40
System requirements for attending our webinars:
Participants wishing to connect to audio using VoIP will need a fast Internet connection, a microphone and speakers (A USB headset is recommended) .