What You Get
CEUs/PDAs 12
Approved: Florida (12), IVAS (12), NCCAOM (12), Standard Certificate (12) Pending: California [Upon Request]*
LENGTH 12 Hours
Course TYPE Recorded Seminar
ACCESS Mobile, Desktop, Tablet
NOTES Notes are provided with this course.
Course Overview
Kiiko Matsumoto presents highlights on Du 16 from the Su Wen and Ling Shu, integrated into KMS (Kiiko Matsumoto Style) acupuncture. KMS acupuncture addresses each patient's constitution/root, and addresses their chief complaint. Every patient is palpated, and feedback is used to select points that release that individual's pain. The first half of the course focuses on the usage of Du 16 and KMS acupuncture for resolution of back pain. The second half of the course is on the usage of Du 16 and KMS acupuncture for the resolution of shoulder pain. Acupuncture points all over the body are discussed, tested for their effects, and used to resolve diverse complaints.
  • To teach and review ideas based on the most classical acupuncture literature about cause and treatment of diseases. This includes the concept of Wind being the cause of 100 diseases, and Du16 being emphasized for treatment of Wind diseases.
  • Learn basic Kiiko Matsumoto Style (KMS) acupuncture concepts in diagnosis and treatment. This style evaluates both common and individualized pressure pain points on each case, and finds resolution based on the core causes and the related symptoms.
  • Learn specific acupuncture point usage to release various cases of back pain.
  • Learn specific acupuncture point usage to release various cases of shoulder pain.
  • Outline
    0 hrs - 1 hrs

    Lecture drawing from Su Wen and Ling Shu, 100 diseases from Wind, and Du 16.

    1 hrs - 2 hrs

    KMS (Kiiko Matsumoto Style) using Du 16 in back pain case, history L4/5 fracture.

    2 hrs - 3 hrs

    KMS palpation feedback, acupuncture for case of hip/back pain after hit by car.

    3 hrs - 4 hrs

    KMS for case of back pain from accidents with broken back, neck, tailbone injuries.

    4 hrs - 5 hrs

    KMS for case of sacrum pain, a history of head trauma, usage of Du 16.

    5 hrs - 6 hrs

    KMS for chronic back pain, sciatica, hip and S.I. joint pain. Usage of Foot Jue point

    6 hrs - 7 hrs

    KMS for shoulder pain case, history of broken arm, melanoma, partial colectomy.

    7 hrs - 8 hrs

    KMS for shoulder pain case, history of shoulder dislocation, digestive issues

    8 hrs - 9 hrs

    KMS for case of shoulder pain from a fall 2 months prior, emotional trauma.

    9 hrs - 10 hrs

    KMS for bilateral shoulder pain case, post allergic reaction.

    10 hrs - 11 hrs

    KMS for case with shoulder pain with history separated acromion.

    11 hrs - 12 hrs

    KMS for case of shoulder pain and sacro iliac pain - usage of Du 16.

    What People Are Saying

    Absolutely brilliant and masterful.

    Daniel W.- Australia

    Kiiko Matsumoto is a fascinating, engaging, and inspiring teacher. The depth of her understanding of the body and of anatomical correspondences is impressive. Her clinical skill is astounding. I only want to study more with her!

    Cara B.- United States

    Kiiko is brilliant as usual. It's easy to incorporate new information when practicing her style of acupuncture.

    Bonnie D.- United States

    Great course, with lots of practical information!

    Bartosz G.- Poland

    I have taken classes with Kiiko for over 25 years, and I always learn new pearls to take to the clinic.

    Linda M.- United States of America

    I'm so inspired seeing the way that Kiiko is able to weave together a person's medical history and symptoms and come up with an appropriate treatment. It's just magical!

    Bonnie D.- United States

    100 Diseases from Wind

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    About Kiiko Matsumoto

    Kiiko Matsumoto is a licensed acupuncturist, internationally recognized for her scholarly work interpreting the Chinese Classics and her unique and practical acupuncture style. She is the author of numerous texts on acupuncture in the United States, including the recently acclaimed Kiiko Matsumoto's Clinical Strategies Volumes 1 and 2, and a regular contributor to the prestigious Japanese acupuncture magazine, Ido-No-Nippon. In addition to her private practice in Boston, Massachusetts, Ms. Matsuomoto is frequently asked to teach around the world. She is well-known for her ability to integrate the work of important Japanese masters including Master Nagano, Master Kawai, and Dr. Manaka in a straightforward and practical way. Her passion for the Chinese Classics and powerful teaching style are her trademark.

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