What You Get
Approved: NCCAOM (3), Standard Certificate (3)
LENGTH 3.25 Hours
Course TYPE Recorded Webinar
ACCESS Mobile, Desktop, Tablet
NOTES Notes are provided with this course.
Course Overview
Headaches constitute one of the most common patient complaints as about 70% of people have experienced headaches and about 15-20% suffer regularly from migraines. Although acupuncture has been proven one of the best therapy methods, still the Chinese diagnosis and treatment remains at times a dilemma for the practitioner, as it involves, quite frequently a combination of patterns.
  • The energetics of the head: overview of channels; head and neck points.
  • Physio-pathology and diagnosis of headaches.
  • Treatment principles.
  • External headaches: classification, diagnosis and treatment.
  • Internal headaches: classification, diagnosis and treatment.
  • Outline
    0 hrs - 30 min

    Head and Neck Energetics: channels (Primary, Sinew, Luo & Divergent); Windows of Heaven; Extraordinary vessels

    30 min - 45 min

    Diagnosis: analysis of pain

    45 min - 1 hrs

    External Headaches: physiopathology and diagnosis

    1 hrs - 1.5 hrs

    Internal Headaches: classification: Wood patterns (physiopathology, diagnosis and treatment)

    1.5 hrs - 1.75 hrs

    Internal Headaches: Water patterns (physiopathology, diagnosis and treatment)

    1.75 hrs - 2.25 hrs

    Internal Headaches: Earth & Metal patterns (physiopathology, diagnosis and treatment)

    2.25 hrs - 2.5 hrs

    Internal Headaches: Blood stasis; Extraordinary vessels

    2.5 hrs - 2.75 hrs

    Treatment strategies; Auriculotherapy

    2.75 hrs - 3.25 hrs

    Overview of head and neck points: local "Barrier" points; Window of Heaven points

    Management of Headaches in Clinical Practice

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    About Hamid Montakab

    Hamid Montakab graduated from the Medical School of Paris, did his residency in surgery as well as completing a 3-year education in acupuncture in France and further clinical training in China. After practicing for 5 years in America he founded the Academy of Chinese Healing Arts in Switzerland in 86 and was co-founder and president of the Swiss Professional Organization for TCM (SPO-TCM) in 95. Hamid was commissioned by the Swiss National Science Foundation to conduct a research study on Acupuncture and Insomnia. He has been lecturing in Europe and the US and is the author of: (1) Acupuncture and Insomnia/ Sleep and Dreams in Chinese Medicine; 2011 (2) Bridging the Gap/ Acupuncture Point and Channel Energetics; 2014 (3) Chinese Medicine Revisited / A Western View of Chinese Medicine; 2015 (4) Acupuncture for Headaches, Eyes and ENT Pathologies; 2019 (5) Acupuncture for treating the Hidden Roots of Disease; 2020

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