Acupuncture Point Combination I
Saturday, October 18, 2014 from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM (PDT)
Date & Time: Sunday, October 18th, 9am-6pm
In this course, some acupuncture point combinations to treat various symptoms in different regions of the body will be covered. Students will have a chance to locate and learn the proper acupuncture technique for the unfamiliar or extra points. Point categories will also be briefly reviewed in order to provide a context for choosing points. By the end of this 8 hour course, students will be able to come up with effective point combinations to obtain a synergetic effect for treatment of various symptoms, locate the extra points, and learn the proper needling techniques for the those points. Some relevant case studies may also be presented.
About the Instructor: Bina Moghaddam received a Masters of Science degree in Traditional Chinese Medicine in 1996 from the Academy of Chinese Culture and Health Sciences in Oakland, California, and a DAOM degree in 2008 from Five Branches University. She has had extensive apprenticeships with several masters of Traditional Chinese Medicine including Dr. Miriam Lee. She practices her own unique style of acupuncture treatment combining the trainings she obtained from her mentors, and treats a broad spectrum of ailments, including general internal and preventive medicine, pain management, gynecological diseases, weight management, and cosmetic and facial rejuvenation acupuncture.
Bina presently works at Kaiser Permanente, San Jose, is a consultant for the Osher Center for Integrative Medicine, UCSF, and has worked at Stanford as part of a research team studying the impact of acupuncture. She has many years of experience as a clinician, lecturer and researcher in the field of Chinese Medicine. Her lifelong passion is to continuously learn, and expand her knowledge to help others achieve their optimum state of health and well-being.
Bina Moghaddam teaches in the Departments of TCM Acupuncture and TCM Clinical Training.
To register for this course, please email Catherine Ng at email@example.com or call the San Jose Administration Office at (408) 260-0208 x226.
DISCOUNTS: 10% Early Registration (one month prior to beginning of the class), 20% FBU Alumni