This online course is taught in four modules, this course is designed to prepare recent acupuncture graduates and upper level students who are about to graduate into the field, to effectively treat the menstrual cycle. Participants will learn how to use acupuncture, diet, and patent medicines to treat menstrual cycle irregularities, and conditions such as amenorrhea, dysmenorrhea, Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS), endometriosis, ovarian cysts, Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS), perimenopausal syndrome and fibroids. Participants will also learn how to work with infertility and assisted reproduction techniques (ART). Case studies will be incorporated into lectures to provide clinical examples of the theoretical principles covered.
The next program begins in April 18th, 2019
Each of the four modules is approved for NCCAOM PDA points (see hours for each module below)
Cost: $1,200 for the complete series.
*Modules can be purchased individually – see below
To register and purchase the complete series click here
Module I 8 hours
Introduction and general theory as it pertains to the menstrual cycle: The cycle according to oriental medicine theory: The cycle according to allopathic medicine theory
Module II 16 hours
Common disorders, their patterns and treatment: Amenorrhea, dysmenorrhea, Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS), irregular cycle, short and long cycles, flooding and scanty menses
Module III 16 hours
Complex disorders, their patterns and treatment: Endometriosis, Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS), recurrent ovarian cysts, fibroids, and perimenopausal syndrome
Module IV 8 hours
Infertility and Assisted Reproduction Techniques (ART): Patterns of infertility, and treatment protocols: How to work with women who are going through the ART process
The modules are delivered through weekly 2-hour online webinars, with supporting handouts being delivered electronically. Each 2-hour webinar is recorded for later use for participants, or if a participant is unable to get online at the scheduled time.
The Next Program Begins April 18th, 2019
To register for all four modules click here
Live Online webinars: Thursday 9:00 am – 11:00 am MST
Module I April 18, 2019 – May 9, 2019 (meets for four, two-hours sessions every Thursday 9:00 am – 11:00 am MST)
Module II May 30, 2019 – July 25, 2019 (no class July 4 week) (meets for eight, two-hour sessions every Thursday 9:00 am – 11:00 am MST)
Module III August 15, 2019 – October 3 2019 (meets for eight, two-hour sessions every Thursday 9:00 am – 11:00 am MST)
Module IV October 24, 2019 – November 14, 2019 (meets for four, two-hour sessions everyThursday 9:00 am – 11:00 am MST)
If you have any questions, please email Christine at: