What You Get
CEUs/PDAs 11.5
LENGTH 11.5 Hours
Course TYPE Recorded Webinar
ACCESS Mobile, Desktop, Tablet
NOTES Notes are provided with this course.
REGULATIONS Approved: California (11.5), IVAS (11.5), NCCAOM (11.5), Standard Certificate (11.5)
Course Overview
The course is tailored for body Acupuncturists that want to learn more about both the diagnostic as well as the treatment aspects of ear acupuncture specifically for use in pain pathologies and addictions. This course is the culmination of 20 years of specialization in Auricular therapy, taking the most useful aspects of both Chinese Ear Acupuncture as well as European Auricular Medicine. Practitioners will learn that auricular point localization are an excellent way of guiding the body acupuncturist in their choice of what body points, as well as how many points, to use to get optimal results. In addition, different treatment methods for the ear will be discussed and practiced in this clinically-motivated course.
  • Demonstrate exact auricular locations on the anatomical body
  • Designate what auricular technique would provide the greatest relief to a patient's pathology
  • Utilize effective and easy auricular treatments as an adjunct to the primary treatment modality
  • Implement effective strategies from auricular findings for patients suffering from problems common to common pain pathology
  • Utilize the most recent and effective auricular neurological localizations on primary and secondary pain presentation
  • Demonstrate the capability of utilizing auricular findings to create effective treatment plans
  • Have knowledge of what type of auricular method would best be utilized on a patient's primary pathology.
  • Outline
    0 hrs - 1.5 hrs

    Introduction to course; auricular somatic correspondences.

    1.5 hrs - 2.75 hrs

    Auricular Terminology: Landmarks, Embryological perspective, Neurological innervation, Mesoderm Point Locations, Musculoskeletal points (front and back of the ear), Spinal vertebrae view of lower and upper limbs; recorded hands-on practice.

    2.75 hrs - 4.25 hrs

    Skull, face, and sensory organ location; Sensory and functional point location practice; Master points definition, clinical uses, and surface and hidden view. Explanation of clinical usage; Intro to auriculotherapy types of points; master functional local and combining with body points.

    4.25 hrs - 5.75 hrs

    Dr. Dales? bodypoints usefulness; First Aid combined with ear; Demonstration of Radii point treatments and Pathologies; Practice of First Aid and Radii point treatments; Intro to Battlefield Acupuncture with Dr. Neimtzow; Central Nervous System point locations; Functional Ear Point locations and recorded supervised practice.

    5.75 hrs - 7.25 hrs

    Recorded Q&A; Ear Zones and frequencies from Nogiere; Internal organ and urogenital points; Practice of ear zones, organ and urogenital points; Auricular diagnosis and treatment techniques; Considerations for treating ear and body points together.

    7.25 hrs - 8.5 hrs

    Extraordinary vessels used in pain presentations; Case presentations using Extraordinary vessels; Addiction Therapy and European Addiction points; Location of points that are useful in addiction; Recorded Q&A on addiction treatments.

    8.5 hrs - 10 hrs

    Smoking Cessation Program Design, Intervention ? Education, and Treatments Demonstration; Recorded Q&A on Points and Treatment Design modality.

    10 hrs - 11.5 hrs

    Smoking Protocol, location, and recorded practice; NADA protocol explanation and recorded location practice; Recorded demonstration of auricular treatments; Review of course and Q&A; Review of important aspects of ear/body treatment.

    What People Are Saying

    This is a valuable course for anyone treating pain or anxiety in there clinic! Highly recommended!

    Gail M.- Canada

    Very enjoyable, useful and informative program and Tom Corbin is an excellent instructor and lecturer. Great anecdotes too.

    Yosiana N.- Canada

    The instructor was knowledgeable and I will be able to implement what I have learned in the class immediately.

    Jennifer P.- United States

    Great course material, well delivered. A lot of information at one time and many examples of personal experience.

    Rita W.- Canada

    Dr.Tom Corbin is a highly knowledgeable teacher who has done an excellent professional job in creating this Auriculotherapy course, in that the course material is very well presented, organized, very well researched and highly informative.

    Loay E.- Canada

    This training is excellent. Tom's knowledge and wealth of experience is obvious. I plan to revise many times and use these points and concepts frequently in clinic until I become more confident.

    Jacqueline W.- Australia

    The info and experience that Dr Corbin has is outstanding. He is to the point and I would be thrilled to follow him in clinics to learn from him. Course blends european and chinese theory.

    Teresa G.- Canada

    Never under-estimate the power of auricular therapy! An overview of the potential depth of study you can take this modality, as well as accessible, practical knowledge to enhance results for your patients, from a teacher who has decades of experience to share.

    Melissa Jane d.- Canada

    I found this information extreamly useful in my practice. It has been amazing to see how fast pain can be turned down or off. And personally when I had Hayfever I needled the allergy point, it stoped my sneezes straight away!

    Suzzanne V.- Australia

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    About Tom Corbin

    Tom Corbin is an Acupuncture Physician and Ph.D.; he specializes in Auricular Acupuncture. In addition to using auricular acupuncture in a Veterans Hospital in South Florida, he is a consultant with many western institutions looking to add acupuncture in their treatment system. The VA Chronic Pain program was the first of its type in the USA, and because of its success, the Veterans Hospital system has added 20 more clinics using acupuncture. He is also on the Board of Directors of the Auriculotherapy Certification Institute, and he received his advanced training in body acupuncture in Nanjing PR China as well as using German Auricular Medical techniques since 2000. Dr. Corbin has researched and specialized in the use of auricular medicine for pain and addictions. In addition to being a Registered Trainer for the National Acupuncture Detox Association, he also teaches at TCM colleges as well as The University of Miami Medical School Complementary Medicine Department. He has researched Auricular acupuncture in drug courts, HIV clinics, Hepatitis C as well as being the acupuncturist in two National Institute of Health research projects. Dr. Corbin also consults with German manufacturers of low level lasers and microstimulation auricular pointfinders. Advancing the treatment, and finding newer and better ways to treat patients’ suffering, has been his life’s work.

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