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Foundations of Master Tung Acupuncture
From  Fri, December 01, 2017 at 9:00AM (Pacific)
To  Mon, December 04, 2017 at 6:00PM
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CEU Hours: Category 1, 32 CEUs approved by the California Acupuncture Board
Instructor: Dr. Henry McCann, L.Ac, DAOM

Didactic lectures and practical application (32 CEU’s): December 1st – 4th, 2017 (9:00am – 6:00pm)


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Master Tung is widely celebrated as one of the greatest acupuncturists in the modern era. While the system he taught was previously transmitted only within very closed circles, he made the decision to disseminate this knowledge more widely in order to raise the general level of medical practice. Fast-forwarding several decades, we now have many books and resources, and many great teachers granting access to this highly practical system to interested acupuncturists all over the world.

Tung's system is praised for its clinical effectiveness, and is often transmitted as simply using points that are associated with symptoms. Dr. Henry McCann's background as a scholar of the Han classics allow him to go deeper in order to elucidate the theoretical principles and therapeutic strategies that underlie and guide Master Tung's system. In this lecture Dr. McCann will teach the three main theories that guide point selection: image correspondence, channel correspondence, and tissue correspondence. He will then teach the most useful points from each of the body regions, elaborating on point location, indications, functions, and combinations for specific applications. 

All participants should bring a Tung Acupuncture Manual, so they could reference the the points as we go along.


About the Teacher
 

Dr. McCann is licensed to practice acupuncture and Oriental medicine in NJ, NY, MA and OR, and is nationally board certified in Oriental Medicine. He earned his diploma from the New England School of Acupuncture and his doctoral degree in Chinese medicine from the Oregon College of Oriental Medicine. As part of his doctoral studies he interned at the Chengdu University of Chinese Medicine in Sichuan, China. He has also finished coursework at the PhD level at the Nanjing University of Chinese Medicine in China. 

Dr. McCann is on the faculty of the Pacific College of Oriental Medicine, is a core faculty member for the Oregon College of Oriental Medicine doctoral degree program, lectures to doctoral students at the American College of TCM, and is an Associate Professor at the Academy of Chinese Culture and Health Sciences doctoral program.


Cancellation & Refunds

  • All cancellations must be received in writing by letter, fax, or email (psettels@acchs.edu)
  • Cancellations made at least 7 calendar days prior to the first class day will receive a full refund less a $40 administration fee
  • Cancellations made less than 7 calendar days prior to the first class day will receive a 50% refund
  • ACCHS is unable to transfer course fees paid for one seminar or course to any other seminar or course
  • In the unlikely event that ACCHS has to cancel a course due to insufficient enrollment, or for any other unforeseen reason, registrants will receive a full refund
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