I have been asked by the faculty and staff at AOMA Graduate School of Integrative Medicine to remove links to handouts as of 1/30/2012. Seminar notes are included, however. If this poses a problem for you, please drop me an e-mail and I'll try to help you out as much as possible.
Collected by Helen McGinnis, April 2012
Taught by Dr. Zheng Zeng.
Seminar Notes and Handouts (PDF Scan)
- Herb Drug Interaction
Collected by: Cat Calhoun, April 2010
Taught by Dr. John Chen, author of your favorite herb and formula books! This is a most excellent class/seminar. Well worth it.
Seminar Notes (Word doc - paper requirements at the end of these notes)
Handout 1 (PDF - will open in separate window)
Handout 2 (PDF - will open in separate window)
Advanced Master Tung Acupuncture
Collected by: Cat Calhoun, Feb 2010
Taught by Dr. Wei-Chieh Young, author of Lectures on Tung's Acupuncture: Points Study. Excellent discussion of the theory behind the points, why they work like they do, what their correspondences are, why they work so well, and how they fit into Oriental Medicine. Discussions of Five Element, Antique Points, and channel correspondences make a lot of TCM make more sense too!
Collected by: Cat Calhoun, Nov 2008
Taught by Dr. Jamie Wu, this seminar discusses Chinese Beauty Culture and facial acupuncture. Also covered were Tuina facial massage methods. Skin discolorations, wrinkle reduction, and the treatment of sagging skin were addressed.
- Classic Pulse Taking and Diagnosis
Collected by: Cat Calhoun, Mar 2009
Taught by Dr. Will Morris, this seminar discusses the classic pulses, locations of the wrist pulses, meaning of each type of pulse, methods for taking pulses, diagnostics and herbal prescriptions based on pulse findings, methods of interrogation based on pulse findings.
Sample Pulse Diagnosis Project
- Treatment of PTSD
Collected by: Cat Calhoun, May 2009
Taught by Joe Chang, MAOM, L.Ac. This seminar covered the definition of PTSD and treatment of the disorder with acupuncture.
"Integrative Care for Acute Combat-Induced PTSD," article by Joe Chang , MAOM, L.Ac., published in The American Acupuncturist, Winter 2008
- Scalp Acupuncture
Collected by: Cynthia Clark, Aug 2009
Taught by Dr. Xiaotian Shen, this seminar covers the history, applications, location of points, and methods for properly using scalp acupuncture.
See Advanced Needling 1 for further resources.
- Herbal Treatment of Diabetes
Collected by: Cat Calhoun, Oct 2009
Taught by Dr. Zheng Zhen and covers diabetes, differential diagnoses, single herbs and formulas for treatment. Great seminar. I recommend it.
Presentation Slides - PDF file
Class Notes - Word file