Acupuncture Courses


The College of Chinese Medicine Orthopaedic, Auricular Acupuncture and TCM Diagnosis Diploma Courses in Wales

(This course is accredited by the Acupuncture Society)
Venue at :
Cardiff University
Joan Buckingham Room
Aberdare Hall    
Corbett Road Cathays Park 
Cardiff CF10 3UP

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Aberdare Hall, Cardiff CF10 3UP

 

 

Monday Admission & Course dates for 2015 :

7 September

5 October

2 November

14 December

 

Monday Admission & Course dates for 2016 :

8 Febuary

7 March

4 April

9 May

6 June

4 July

5 September

3 October

7 November

5 December

 

 

For more information about this course

Contact Paul on 0773 4668402 or acusoc@yahoo.co.uk

Enrollment ApplicationEnroll

Here are the main course options:

1: 2 year Degree Level Acupuncture course 20 x 1 Monday per month course over 2 year £1500 per year

2: Combined Orthopaedic Body and Auricular Musculoskelital Acupuncture 10 x 1 Monday per month course over 1 year £1500

3: Auricular Acupuncture for Musculoskelital coditions
4 x 1 Monday per month course £600

4: Auricular Acupuncture for substance abuse
3 x 1 Monday per month course £400

5: Advanced Auricular Acupuncture for general health, Musuloskelital and Detox
8 x 1 Monday per month course £1200

 
2015 2 Year Degree Level Course Modules

 

Sept 2015 
Monday

Morning Practical TCM Diagnosis and Discussion

AfternoonScalp Acupuncture Neurological Part 2

 

October  2015 
Monday

Morning Needle Manipulation technique with Qi Gong

Afternoon Orthopaedic, Spinal, Traditional & Auricular Acupuncture with TCM Diagnosis Clinical

November 2015
Monday

MorningTongue Face & Chinese Irridology Diagnosis

Afternoon Orthopaedic, Spinal, Traditional & Auricular Acupuncture with TCM Diagnosis Clinical

 

December 2015
Monday

Morning Practical Pulse Reading & Diagnosis

Afternoon Cosmetic Acupuncture Gua Sha Cupping & Orthopaedic, Spinal, Traditional & Auricular Acupuncture with TCM Diagnosis Clinical

 

 

2016 Dates

 

February 2016
Monday

Morning Practical TCM Diagnosis and Discussion

Afternoon Practical Korean Hand Acupuncture & Magnetic Therapy

 

March 2016
Monday

Morning Tongue Face & Chinese Irridology Diagnosis

Afternoon Orthopaedic, Spinal, Traditional & Auricular Acupuncture with TCM Diagnosis Clinical

 

April 2016
Monday

Morning Practical Pulse Reading & Diagnosis

Afternoon Cosmetic Acupuncture Gua Sha Cupping & Orthopaedic, Spinal, Traditional & Auricular Acupuncture with TCM Diagnosis Clinical

 

May 2016
Monday

Morning Practical TCM Diagnosis and Discussion

Afternoon Orthopaedic, Spinal, Traditional & Auricular Acupuncture with TCM Diagnosis Clinical

 

June 2016
Monday

MorningPractical TCM Diagnosis and Discussion

Afternoon Orthopaedic, Spinal, Traditional & Auricular Acupuncture with TCM Diagnosis Clinical

 

July 2016
Monday

Morning Tongue Face & Chinese Irridology Diagnosis

Afternoon Orthopaedic, Spinal, Traditional & Auricular Acupuncture with TCM Diagnosis Clinical

 

Sept 2016 
Monday

Morning Practical Pulse Reading & Diagnosis

Afternoon Orthopaedic, Spinal, Traditional & Auricular Acupuncture with TCM Diagnosis Clinical

 

October  2016 
Monday

Morning Needle Manipulation technique with Qi Gong

Afternoon Cosmetic Acupuncture Gua Sha Cupping & Orthopaedic, Spinal, Traditional & Auricular Acupuncture with TCM Diagnosis Clinical and Pericardium Meridians Conditions Points, Herbs and Syndromes

 

November 2016
Monday

Morning Tongue Face & Chinese Irridology Diagnosis

Afternoon Orthopaedic, Spinal, Traditional & Auricular Acupuncture with TCM Diagnosis Clinical

 

December 2016
Monday

Morning Practical Pulse Reading & Diagnosis

Afternoon Cosmetic Acupuncture Gua Sha Cupping & Orthopaedic, Spinal, Traditional & Auricular Acupuncture with TCM Diagnosis Clinical

February 2017
Monday

Morning Practical TCM Diagnosis and Discussion, Making Patient Consultation Notes

Afternoon Practical Korean Hand Acupuncture & Magnetic Therapy

 

March 2017
Monday

Morning Practical TCM Diagnosis and Discussion

Tongue Face & Chinese Irridology Diagnosis

Afternoon Cosmetic Acupuncture Gua Sha Cupping & Orthopaedic, Spinal, Traditional & Auricular Acupuncture with TCM Diagnosis Clinical

 

April 2017
Monday

Morning Practical Pulse Reading & Diagnosis

Afternoon Orthopaedic, Spinal, Traditional & Auricular Acupuncture with TCM Diagnosis Clinical

 

May 2017
Monday

Morning Practical TCM Diagnosis and Discussion, National Ocupational Standards & Professional Ethics

Afternoon Orthopaedic, Spinal, Traditional & Auricular Acupuncture with TCM Diagnosis Clinical

June 2017
Monday

Morning Tongue Face & Chinese Irridology Diagnosis

Afternoon National Occupational Standards and Ethical Practice

 

 

July 2017
Monday

Morning Practical Pulse Reading & Diagnosis

Afternoon: Scalp Acupuncture Microsystem Part 1


 

Combined Orthopaedic Body and Auricular Musculoskelital Acupuncture

Orthopaedic Acupuncture

Teacher : Paul Robin FAcS MPCHM MCAA
Duration : 1 year over 1x Monday per month
10 x 1 Monday per month course over 1 year £1500


Contact times: 1 day per month
Home Study : 5 hours per week

Course FeeFee

Fee : £1500
Deposit : £600

Per day rate is £150

After successfully completing your course there is a £30 certification charge

http://www.ccmlondon.com/ccm_certification.php

 

Membership to the Acupuncture Society is available to course attendees
(upon paying the annual membership fee of £100)

http://www.acupuncturesociety.org.uk/application-form.php

(Please note that course fees are non-refundable)

Fees are directly payable by chq's made out to your course tutor account

CCM cannot accept payment on behalf of each individual tutor

Admission Requirements
Complementary therapists including Western and Traditional Acupuncturists and Herbalists, Tuina, Shiatzu and Acupressure therapists, Osteopaths, Chiropractics Physiotherapists, Doctors, Nurses other Health professionals and TCM or Herbal students

Learn

Learn how to needle all joints and articulation to treat a large variety of common musculoskelital, traumatic, sports and orthopaedic conditions

Content

The course is specifically designed as an advanced, intensive course for therapists, who wish to broaden their knowledge, further their skills and

treatment outcomes.

The emphasis of the course falls on the practical application of acupuncture as a treatment for a variety of musculoskeletal and sports conditions.

The course focuses on correct deep needling of all the articulations, joints and muscle relaxing points within the body

and we also cover simillar applications using Auricular Acupuncture

This is a practical clinical attachment based course, students will also be taught Chinese Pulse, Face, Tongue and Irridology diagnosis and will administer treatment to real patients and other students who attend our subsidised Teaching Clinic

Successful graduates will be awarded a Diploma in Orthopaedic Acupuncture and will be entitled to use the initials Dip OA after thier names and will be accepted as a members of the Acupuncture Society. (annual membership £100 and student and proffessional indemnity cover cover can also be arranged)

Members of the Acupuncture Society, and are entitled to use the initials MAcS OA after their names.

Course Objectives for Orthopaedic Body with Auricular Acupuncture Diploma Course

The course is specifically designed as an advanced, intensive course for therapists, who wish to broaden their knowledge, further their skills and treatment outcomes.

The emphasis of the course falls on the practical application of acupuncture as a treatment for a variety of musculoskeletal and sports conditions.

The course focuses on correct deep needling of all the articulations, joints and muscle relaxing points within the body

 

4-Month Certificate Course
Auricular Acupuncture for pain, musculoskelital, traumatic, sports and orthopaedic conditions

Auricular Acupuncture

Teacher : Paul Robin FAcS MPCHM MCAA
Duration : 4 month certificate course
4 Contact day Certificate Course costs £600
 
For more information about this course

Contact Paul on 0773 4668402 or acusoc@yahoo.co.uk
 

 

Contact times : 1 day per Month
Home Study : 4 hours per week

Course FeeFee


Fee : £600
Deposit : £300

Per day rate is £150

After successfully completing your course there is a £30 certification charge

http://www.ccmlondon.com/ccm_certification.php

Membership to the Acupuncture Society is available to course attendees
(upon paying the annual membership fee of £100)

http://www.acupuncturesociety.org.uk/application-form.php

(Please note that course fees are non-refundable)

Fees are directly payable by chq's made out to your course tutor account

CCM cannot accept payment on behalf of each individual tutor



Learn

Each module is will cover point location practice, ear anatomy and clinical treatment application on each other and patients

The course focuses on points and formulas to treat musculoskelital, traumatic, sports and orthopaedic conditions

The syllabus of all auricular courses includes point location on each other with an electronic locator and needle practice on an ear modal as well as on fellow students, pictures are taken to show the correct positioning of needles and explanations are given about the contra indications and side effects, when to decline to treat someone, treatment outcomes, safe application, hygiene, safe withdrawal and disposal of needles, the importance of wearing gloves during needle withdrawal.

 
How to avoid syncope, stop bleeding safely, and revive a client from syncope or weakness following treatment. This includes safe positioning of patients to avoid accidents and incidents, how to avoid needle stick injury.


How to use an electrical point locator and how traditional Chinese practitioners use probes and cauterisation, the use of magnets vs press needles (which are not recommended), stimulation methods, the different systems of French, English and Chinese versions of point location, history, ethics, how to take case histories, student insurance requirements and acupuncture society student registration. 


We ask students familiarise themselves with Acupuncture Societies ethical code and rules of professional behaviour.  Optimal Treatment durations are discussed


Scientific research study is encouraged is and research into the possible mechanisms of how auricular acupuncture works. We also teach relevant TCM theory and auricular anatomy.

Course Objectives for Auricular Acupuncture for Musculo skeletal conditions certificate course

The course centres on a specialised treatment that is used to control symptoms musculo skeletal conditions, pain and, tension and Headaches.

Auricular acupuncture is a powerful therapeutic technique which can make a valuable contribution to the patient recovery and rehabilitation program.


Content

The emphasis of the course is on the practical application of auricular acupuncture

You will cover basic TCM and acupuncture theory, anatomy of the ear, general concept of auricular therapy, health and safety issues and precautions/contraindications for auricular acupuncture.


For more information about this course

Contact Paul on 0773 4668402 or acusoc@yahoo.co.uk

Successful graduates will be awarded a Certificate in Auricular Acupuncture for Musculo Skelital Pain and with be entitled to use the initials Cert Au MSP after thier names and will be accepted as a members of the Acupuncture Society. (annual membership £100 and student and proffessional indemnity cover cover can also be arranged)

Members of the Acupuncture Society, and are entitled to use the initials MAcS Au MSP after their names.

 

Combined Orthopaedic Body and Auricular Acupuncture Diploma Course

Auricular Acupuncture

Orthopaedic Acupuncture

Both courses can also be done as a combined Diploma course of Orthopaedic Auricular and Body Acupuncture over 10 contact days for £1500

Course Objectives for Combined Auricular and Body Orthopaedic course

The course is specifically designed as an advanced, intensive course for therapists, who wish to broaden their knowledge, further their skills and treatment outcomes.

The emphasis of the course falls on the practical application of acupuncture as a treatment for a variety of musculoskeletal and sports conditions.

The course focuses on correct deep needling of all the articulations, joints and muscle relaxing points within the body

and we also cover simillar applications using Auricular Acupuncture

This course gives students two methods which can mutually support each other therapeuticaly and is solid grounding for those wishing to complete the 2 year diploma course

 

Auricular Acupuncture for Detox, Substance Abuse and Stress
Auricular Acupuncture
3 Contact day Certificate Course costs £400
 
For more information about this course

Contact Paul on 0773 4668402 or acusoc@yahoo.co.uk
 

Course Objectives for Auricular Acupuncture for Detox, Substance Abuse and Stress

The course centres on a specialised treatment for substance abuse, irritability, hypersensitivity, anxiety, depression and other states of nervous imbalance associated with withdrawal of opiates, nicotine and alcohol as well as stress.

Auricular acupuncture is a powerful therapeutic technique which can make a valuable contribution to the patient recovery and rehabilitation program.

The emphasis of the course falls on the practical application of auricular acupuncture for alcohol and drug rehabilitation and stress management. It covers when auricular acupuncture is suitable, how to assess the patient’s needs, plan and discuss the treatment and obtain his/hers consent. It focuses on how to accurately locate and effectively needle ear points, hygiene, health and safety, contra indications for treatment, history of the therapy, different forms of stimulation of auricular acupoints.

 

Advanced study of Auricular Acupuncture Formulars for Health Conditions commonly found in clinical practice
Auricular Acupuncture
8 Contact Day Certificate Course costs £1200

 

Course Objectives for 8 month Diploma Course

This diploma course practical professional training course to enable students to achieve high standards of competance, safety and confidence as practitoners of Auricular Acupuncture.

Students will cover many Auricular Acupuncture formulations and points for a variety of general health conditions commonly found in clinical practice

This is an all system of treating the whole body in a holistic way and is very useful to treat many symptoms

Students will gain a good and clear understanding of the working of Auricular acupuncture general illness and malais of the human body

 
2 year Degree Level Acupuncture course

Acupuncture Courses

20 month course over 2 years £1500 per year

Learn TCM Pulse Face Tongue Eye and Syndrome Diagnosis with Full Body Acupuncture and Needle Manipulation with Qi gong, Advanced Auricular Acupuncture for Musculo skelital & Health conditions, Orthopaedic Body Acupuncture, Korean Hand & Cosmetic Acupuncture

For more information about this course

Contact Paul on 0773 4668402 or acusoc@yahoo.co.uk
 

 

Course Objectives for 2 year degree level Diploma Course

20 Contact day Degree Level Diploma Course costs £1500 per year

This 2 year degree level diploma practical professional training course is designed to enable students to achieve high standards of competance, safety and confidence as practitoners of Traditional TCM Acupuncture.

Students will cover many Acupuncture formulations and points for a variety of general health conditions commonly found in clinical practice and learn Traditional Chinese Diagnosis and like Tongue Face Eye and Pulse Assessments

This is an all system of treating the whole body in a holistic way and is very useful to treat many symptoms

Students will gain a good and clear understanding of the working of Traditional TCM Acupuncture and how to treat general illness and malais of the human body

*Please note that this degree level diploma course is accredited by the acupuncture society and not by a university

http://www.acupuncturesociety.org.uk/accredited_courses.php

 

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