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What You Get
CEUs/PDAs 2.25
Approved: Florida (2), NCCAOM (2), Standard Certificate (2.25) Pending: California [Upon Request]*
LENGTH 2.25 Hours
Course TYPE Studio Recording
ACCESS Mobile, Desktop, Tablet
NOTES Notes are provided with this course.
Course Overview
Tian Gui is not always well understood. This course takes you on a cultural journey from its origins in esoteric theory through to its clinical application in genuine case studies.

In the course we look at its conceptual origins, the 10 heavenly stems and 12 earthly branches, the 28 constellations and the Four Guardian Spirits. Its place in the Five Element system is also discussed.

We examine descriptions and definitions in classic literature, its functions in accordance with Chinese medicine, and the concordance of those functions with modern biological theory.

The course explains the role of Tian Gui in Chinese medicine reproductive physiology, and genuine cases from Robin's clinic are shared, covering a range of presentations with individual treatments.
  • Understand the conceptual origins of Tian Gui and associated esoteric concepts in ancient theory, including astronomy, the 28 constellations and the Four Guardian Spirits.
  • Understand definitions of Tian Gui in classic and recent literature, its functions in Chinese medicine and the concordance of those with modern biology. Know the role and clinical application of Tian Gui in Chinese medicine reproductive physiology.
  • Be able to understand how Tian Gui relates to clinical cases and discuss the cases, the presentations and the treatment.
  • Outline
    0 hrs - 15 min

    The historical and cultural origins of the concept of Tian Gui are explained. Related esoteric concepts are also described.

    15 min - 45 min

    The nature and character of the Four Guardian Spirits is described. The relationship of the Guardian Spirits to 5 element theory is explained.

    45 min - 1.25 hrs

    The properties and functions of Tian Gui are described with reference to classic literature. Its function compared with modern biological concepts is discussed. The role of Tian Gui in reproductive physiology in Chinese medicine is explained.

    1.25 hrs - 1.75 hrs

    The clinical application of the concept of Tian Gui is explained in relation to delayed development. Clinical cases of both male and female patients are discussed.

    1.75 hrs - 2.25 hrs

    The clinical application of the concept of Tian Gui is explained in relation to PCOS. Clinical cases with various presentations are discussed.

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    About Robin Marchment

    Robin Marchment BA (Hons), BHSc (Acup), Adv Dip HS (TCM), Cert Gyn (China), Dip Lang (Chinese) Robin is a registered herbalist and acupuncturist, having completed internships at Chinese hospitals in Guangxi and Xi’An where her focus was on gynaecology. She has over 20 years’ clinical experience, running a private practice that centres on women’s and children’s health and attendance in childbirth. She has lectured in Chinese medicine at major Australian universities and colleges, and worked in various capacities for Australian government authorities in the regulatory area of health practice and Chinese medicine. She is the author of Gynaecology Revisited, a text addressing the need for Chinese medicine practitioners to better understand Western medical approaches to gynaecology and obstetrics whilst maintaining the integrity of the Chinese medicine paradigm. She also authored Chinese for TCM Practitioners and co-authored Shang Han Lun Explained, which is a translation and discussion of the seminal text on Chinese medicine written by Zhang Zhong Jing in the 2nd century AD. Robin is passionate about supporting women through every phase of life, sharing her advanced knowledge and clinical experience in the field of Chinese medicine, and advocating for the profession.

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