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Improving Function of the Gut-Brain Axis with Acupuncture & Chinese Herbs

Improving Function of the Gut-Brain Axis with Acupuncture & Chinese Herbs

Course Overview

What does Chinese medicine have to offer in the way of improving both brain function and gut function? In this course you will learn exactly that, along with the neuroscience behind the brain’s top-down modulation of gut function, and the involvement of the autonomic nervous system in digestive health. The connection between dysautonomia and Ying-Wei Disharmonies will be explained in the context of gut dysfunction. The use of acupuncture from a theoretical and modern neuroscience perspective will be provided. This course covers: • Regions of the brain involved in gut function • Clinical presentation of dysautonomia • Dysautonomia and Ying-Wei Disharmonies • How to assess the autonomic nervous system • The use of acupuncture and Chinese herbs for improving autonomic nervous system function • Case studies • Clinical gems


Course Objectives

  • Learn the neuroanatomy involved in the autonomic nervous system

  • Learn the connection between dysautonomia and Ying Wei Disharmonies

  • Learn applications of Classical Chinese herbal formulas for digestive disorders


Access Period: Lifetime

Course Notes: Notes are provided with this course.

Provider: CPD Cert

SKU: 14-C-AW001

*Discounted price for logged-in JCM subscribers only: £51.30

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