What You Get
CEUs/PDAs 3.75
Approved: ABORM (3.75), Florida (3.5), IVAS (3.75), NCCAOM (3.5), Standard Certificate (3.75) Pending: California [Upon Request]*
LENGTH 3.75 Hours
Course TYPE Recorded Webinar
ACCESS Mobile, Desktop, Tablet
NOTES Notes are provided with this course.
Course Overview
Increase your understanding about sexuality and sexual dysfunction looking through the lens of western and eastern medicine. If you are treating infertility patients or just want more information, this course will help you understand and treat sexual issues as well as learn to speak with your patients about this sensitive subject. In addition, this course will educate you about who to refer to.

We will cover sexual anatomy, mechanisms of desire and arousal, and the sexual response cycle as well as look at the TCM understanding of sexuality, including some taoist practices. Included will be a deep dive into four of the eight-extraordinary vessels and how they apply to sexual trauma. We will go over TCM treatment and herbal medicine research of low libido for both female and males as well as the conditions of male sexual dysfunction: premature ejaculation, erectile dysfunction, delayed ejaculation and female sexual dysfunction: vulvodynia, lichen sclerosus, vaginismus, and dyspareunia.
  • Understand human sexuality in its application for fertility. Learn about conditions that affect fertility, female/male sexual anatomy, pelvic floor, female/male Sexual response, and history of sexuality in Chinese Medicine.
  • Understand how to treat female and male sexual dysfunction from a western and eastern perspective: dypareunia, vulvodynia, lichen sclerosus, low sex drive, premature ejaculation, erectile dysfunction and delayed ejaculation.
  • Understand the 8 -Extras and their application in trauma for fertility and sexuality.
  • Learn about community resources for more information on this topic, how to speak to your patients about sexuality, and who to refer to for sexual problems.
  • Outline
    0 hrs - 1 hrs

    Understand human sexuality in its application for fertility. Learn about conditions that affect fertility, female/male sexual anatomy, pelvic floor, female/male Sexual response, and history of sexuality in Chinese Medicine and who to refer to.

    1 hrs - 1.5 hrs

    Understand the 8 -Extras and their application in trauma for fertility and sexuality.

    1.5 hrs - 2.25 hrs

    Male and Female libido treating with herbs and acupuncture

    2.25 hrs - 3.25 hrs

    Understanding and treating male sexual dysfunction with herbs and acupuncture: premature ejaculation, erectile dysfunction, and delayed ejaculation.

    3.25 hrs - 3.75 hrs

    Understandind and treating female sexual dysfunction with herbs and acupuncture: vulvodynia, dypareunia, Lichen Sclerosus, , vaginismus. Learn about community resources on the topic of sexuality.

    What People Are Saying

    Great course! Highly recommend.

    Martin H.- United States of America

    It is hard to find information on sex and sexuality related to TCM - this was well done and informative. Excellent job.

    AMANDA K.- Canada

    Sexuality and Infertility

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    About Denise Wiesner

    Denise Wiesner L.Ac., Dipl. Ac., founder of the Natural Healing and Acupuncture Clinic in West Los Angeles, is an internationally recognized traditional Chinese medicine practitioner, specializing in the Whole Systems Chinese medicine approach to women’s health, sexuality, and fertility. Since 1994, Denise has treated and helped women manage challenges from menstrual disorders through menopause, and from infertility to pregnancy. Using a combination of acupuncture, diet and lifestyle counseling, nutritional supplements, and Chinese herbs, Denise has helped thousands of couples navigate the tricky, and often stressful, journey toward fertility, without losing their loving connection. She is the author of the book, Conceiving With Love, A Whole-body Approach to Creating Intimacy, Reigniting Passion and Increasing Fertility. She has a Bachelor’s of Science in Exercise Kinesiology (UCLA), an Master of Arts in traditional Chinese medicine (Emperor's College), and is a certified sex coach. She is board-certified by the State of California and the American Board of Oriental Reproductive Medicine (ABORM), and a charter member of the Fertile Soul: Clinical Excellence in Fertility program. Denise teaches professional seminars to medical doctors, OB/GYNs, and nurse midwives on the application of Chinese medicine in obstetrics and gynecology and has published articles on acupuncture and infertility.. In addition to a thriving private practice, Denise lectures at conferences, works closely with reproductive endocrinologists , and is a professor in the doctoral program in Chinese Medicine, Fertility, and Women’s Health at Yo San University. Denise enjoys leading groups for individuals and couples to help their fertility journey incorporating breath, meditation, and education. In her spare time, she relishes practicing yoga, dancing, and playing guitar. She loves to travel and hang out with her two sons, Noah and Ethan.

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