Chinese Medicine has been an ever-evolving healing tradition for over 2500 years. A basic understanding of its principles and practices vastly increases our ability to maintain and renew health and balance. In depth and intensive, Foundations of Chinese Herbal Medicine is accessible and practical, providing the fundamentals to move on to more advanced studies. Designed for the serious student, classes are conceptual and experiential. Topics include Eight Principle (Yin/Yang) theory, Five Elements, Chinese philosophy, Self-Investigation and Awareness Skills, Four Vital Essences, Food as Medicine, External Pernicious Influences, Organ-Systems, important herbs viewed through the Chinese lens. Also, diagnostic skills (tongue, pulses), and in depth, comprehensive hand-out materials.
This course is a required course for First Level program, “Cultivating the Healer Within.” Counts toward certification for Clearpath School of Herbal Medicine
Class meets for 10 consecutive Wednesdays; March 29, April 5, 12, 19, 26, May 3, 10, 17, 24, 31.
Course cost: $750. Please RSVP and preregister with a down payment of $150 either by cash, check or paypal (link soon to come). Write check to Chris Marano and mail to 125 Montague Road Wendell, MA 01379. Limited Space Available.
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