The Medical Theory of Channels and Collaterals
Do you want to learn in depth and know how to navigate the channels and collaterals in order to improve your understanding in Acupuncture and to achieve better clinical results ?
The course objective is to learn how to use acupuncture from channel theory and not organ theory point of view and to study the classical concept of the Medical Theory of Channels and Collaterals [經絡醫學 jīng luò yī xué]
You’ll learn how to treat each channel and organ pathologies.
You’ll learn the clinical application of each channel and how to build a successful and effective points prescriptions using several channels.
You’ll learn Dr. Wang Ju- Yi’s most common points-pairs combinations to treat either pain or internal medicine diseases.
You’ll learn in each module how to use in clinical settings the following channels: Main, Sinew, Collateral and Divergent channels.
You’ll learn all the functions of both channel and organ in the original Chinese terms
Each Module Is Comprised Of The Following Units
About The Speaker Dr. Gil Ton Ph.D
Gil Ton is a doctor of Chinese medicine, lecturer and researcher since 2011. Dr. Ton has lived in Asia for a total of 7 years, in which he gained an extensive and unique academic and clinical practice experiences in acupuncture.
His passion and interest for the theory of channels and collaterals started in Israel, where he studied this theory with his teacher Shaun Goodman. Later, in between 2011-2012, he lived in Beijing, China and continue to study and internship with the late Prof. Wang Ju-Yi [李國政] at the institute of Applied Channel Theory in Chinese Medicine and in between 2015-2021, he has completed his postgraduate degrees under the supervision of Professor Yu-Chen Lee [李育臣], the director of the Acupuncture department and work as a lecturer and research fellow at the Graduate Institute of Acupuncture Science, in China Medical University. During his years in Taiwan he studied Taiwan Master Tung Acupuncture with Prof. Lee Kuo Cheng [李國政].
His research interests involve Acupuncture science and the role of connective tissue in the theory of channels and collaterals and the clinical and cost-effectiveness benefits of acupuncture treatment. He published 5 scientific papers about Acupuncture, Laser Acupuncture and Chinese Herbal Medicine.
The Course is Suitable For
Third year Acupuncture students
Graduated Acupuncture practitioners
The course is available as an online course
Each hand and foot Channels can be purchase separately + you’ll get free access to module 1 & 2
Purchasing the course entitles you with:
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The course is comprised of 16 modules, each module is 3-hour long. a total of 48 academic hours.
Module 1: Introduction to the channel theory
Module 2: Points categories
Module 3: Hand tai yin LU channel
Module 4: Hand yang ming LI channel
Module 5: Foot yang ming ST channel
Module 6: Foot tai yin SP channel
Module 7: Hand shao yin HT channel
Module 8: Hand tai yang SI channel
Module 9: Foot tai yang BL channel
Module 10: Foot shao yin KD channel
Module 11: Hand jue yin PC channel
Module 12: Hand shao yang SJ channel
Module 13: Foot shao yang GB channel
Module 14: Foot jue yin LV channel