TCMzone 2018 CEU Webinars
All 2018 individual live CEU webinars are $40 per 2-hour course, 2 NCCAOM, CA, FL, IL board approved CEU’s
November (Bilingual) – TCM Differentiation and Herb Treatments for Insomnia
Qi Zhang, Ph.D., Dipl.Ac. graduated and received her Ph.D. degree from China Academy of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Graduate School, in 1990. She is one of the first doctors to receive the Ph.D. in Traditional Chinese Medicine in China. She has been a Faculty member and clinical supervisor at PCOM since 1999; and currently serves as the chair in the Department of Herbs. She was commissioner of NCCAOM (National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine) and chairperson of Chinese Herbology Exam Committee in NCCAOM from 2000 to 2005. She is certified by NCCAOM in Acupuncture and Chinese Herbology, and has been a NYS Licensed Acupuncturist with her practice in New York since 1996.
Course Description: This webinar will look in depth at how TCM views insomnia, reviewing the main manifestation for this condition through the classical text, Nei Jing and Jin Gui Yao Lue. Various TCM patterns will be looked at including Liver Qi stagnation, Liver fire, Phlegm heat, etc. and attendees will learn the Chinese herbal formulas that Dr. Zhang recommends for treating these patterns associated with insomnia. Dr. Zhang’s clinical experience with these formulas will be reviewed.
TCM Differentiation and Herb Treatments for Insomnia (English) Tuesday Nov. 20, 12-2PM PT, Approved for 2 NCCAOM PDA and CA, FL, IL State Board CEU’s, $40
December (Bilingual) – Advanced TCM Treatments for Depression
Shiwu Xiao, M.D., OMD graduated from Chengdu TCM University where he received his Bachelor’s Degree in Medical Science in 1985, he went on to receive his Masters Degree in 1988. Dr. Xiao has more than 30 years experience at top institutional hospitals and expert clinics in China, Israel and Canada. In 1988, after eight years intensive systematic University study and training in both Chinese Medicine and Western Medicine, he earned his MD, OMD and since then has been working in the same university and hospital setting treating with Acupuncture, Chinese medicine and modern western medicine. He resides in Calgary and works as a professor, Dean of Chinese medicine department at the Canadian Institute of Traditional Chinese Medicine.
Course Description: Heart spirit disorders, such as Depression are among the most common and most difficult diseases to treat clinically. Many theoretical studies and clinical/laboratory research has been done in the past and currently on these types of diseases. This lecture will summarize these studies and integrate Dr. Xiao’s own clinical experiences in treating Depression and Sleep disorders. Topics will include manifestations, new concepts on etiology and pathogenesis, methods of diagnosis to distinguish depression and exploration of types of syndrome differentiation and treatment. Attendees will receive Dr. Xiao’s innovative insights and ideas on TCM treatment methods for better clinical results.
Advanced TCM Treatments for Depression (Chinese) Sunday Dec. 2, 5-7PM PT, Approved for 2 NCCAOM PDA and CA, FL, IL State Board CEU’s, $40
Advanced TCM Treatments for Depression (English) Monday Dec. 3, 12-2PM PT, 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) .