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What You Get
CEUs/PDAs 1.25
LENGTH 1.25 Hours
Course TYPE Recorded Webinar
ACCESS Mobile, Desktop, Tablet
NOTES Notes are provided with this course.
REGULATIONS Approved: NCCAOM (1), Standard Certificate (1.25)
Course Overview
Food allergies are on the rise in children in the West. Acupuncture can be used to effectively lessen a child's reaction to an allergen and, in some cases, prevent it altogether. From the Chinese medicine perspective, the problem lies not with the food but with an underlying imbalance in the child's qi. Correcting this imbalance is the key to successful treatment. This course will guide you as to how to identify and treat the most common imbalances found.
  • Understand the causes of food allergies in children
  • Learn how to diagnose the Chinese medicine imbalances involved in paediatric food allergies
  • Learn how to effectively treat food allergies in children with acupuncture
  • Outline
    0 hrs - 15 min

    Understand the causes of the increased numbers of food allergies in children in the West and the different types of allergies.

    15 min - 45 min

    Learn what Chinese medicine imbalances are usually found in children with food allergies and how they manifest.

    45 min - 1.25 hrs

    Learn how to treat all the different types and manifestations of paediatric food allergies with acupuncture.

    Childhood Food Allergies

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    About Rebecca Avern

    Rebecca is a senior lecturer, clinical supervisor and teaching clinic director at the College of Integrated Chinese Medicine in Reading, UK. Soon after qualifying in 2001, she spent 4 years working alongside and assisting Giovanni Maciocia in the writing of Diagnosis in Chinese Medicine. After studying paediatrics with Julian Scott, in 2012, she founded an acupuncture centre for the treatment of children in Oxford – the Panda Clinic - and her clinical work is now entirely with children. She is the author of the textbook Acupuncture for Babies, Children and Teenagers: treating both the illness and the child. She teaches paediatrics in the UK, online and internationally. Her mission is to train more acupuncturists to feel confident in treating children, to educate parents about the benefits of acupuncture for children and to enable more children to have access to treatment. She blogs for parents about all aspects of childhood from a Chinese medicine perspective (www.nurturingtheyoung.com).

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