Meridian Knowledge and Skills for Healthcare Practitioners

The “Meridian Knowledge and Skills for Healthcare Practitioners” is the first core module of the Series – The Essential TCM Skills for Healthcare Practitioners and Homecare Givers – designed to equipped Healthcare practitioners and Homecare givers essential TCM skills and knowledge to help manage the aging population

The TCM Meridian theory together with Acupuncture is a recognized therapeutic modality approved by the World Health Organization (W.H.O.) which has proven efficacy in the treatment of a variety of ailments.

 

A continuous flow of Qi and energy in the meridian systems help strengthening the body’s vital energy. Manipulation on the meridian through Qigong, Acupressure Ma

 

ssage, cupping and scrapping help to improve, strengthening, or propelling “Qi” or energy to different part of the body systems improving illnesses recovery time, energy levels, and immune functions, and restoring the balance to our body. Such therapeutic effects can be enhanced through the understanding of the meridian theory and knowledge in diagnose and executing the appropriate techniques along the meridian pathway.

 

Course objectives:

The course “Meridian Knowledge and Skills for Healthcare Practitioners” is targeted at those who are actively promoting healthy life-style activities, such as Yoga Instructors, Qigong trainers or homecare givers. It was designed to provide a comprehensive understanding of the TCM meridian theory, with hands-on skills and techniques for individuals engaged in this healthy lifestyle activity.

Course Learning Outcome:

The learner will,

  1. Understand the Fundamentals of TCM
  2. Learn the Concepts and functions of Qi, Blood, and Constitution
  3. Appreciate the flow and meridians and its applications
  4. Learn the knowledge in Diagnose
  5. Knowledge of TCM perspective of Chronic illnesses

Course duration:

  • 24 hours
    • 3 hours per week, Over 8 weeks

Teaching & Learning methods:

  1. Lecture and case analysis.
  2. Discussion and role play
  3. Practical Mastery of Exercise and Breathing practice

Venue:

  • 87 Beach Road, #03-01 Chye Sing Building, Singapore 189695

 Course Fee: 

  • S$600
  • Inclusive of Course Notes and Comprehensive On-line materials

Certificate Award:

  • Certificate of Completion – “Meridian Knowledge and Skills for Healthcare Practitioners”

 Facilitator/Trainer:

  • ·         Dr Clement Ng Shin Kiat
  • ·         Registered Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) practitioner
  • ·         PhD in Medicine (TCM) from Nanjing University of Chinese Medicine
  • ·         MBA (Strategic Management), Nanyang Technological University
  • ·         Chairman for Technical Committee for Complementary Health Products , SPRING Singapore
  • ·         Former Vice Principal of Singapore College of TCM.
  • ·         Council Member for Singapore Chinese Physicians’ Association,
  • ·         Council Member for Singapore Acupuncture Association
  • ·         ACTA Certified