Location: Royal Canadian College of Massage Therapy, 220 Lesmill Road, Toronto.
Introduction: CMTO approved programme for Registered Massage Therapists. Upon completion Registered Massage Therapists will be able to include acupuncture for all conditions within the scope of practice of massage therapy.
Cosmetic Acupuncture (CA)
- Anti-aging is a billion dollar industry. Learn the latest techniques where East meets West integrating basic TCM theory for lasting results. Various techniques and anti-aging products are explored.
Auricular Acupuncture (AA)
- The ear is a map with reflex points similiar to reflexology. The ear, likened to an inverted fetus has over 365 points. Auricular acupuncture can be used alone or reinforced with other therapeutic modalities. History, theory, point location, various techniques and fuction are explored including protocols for weight-loss, smoking, addiction, anxiety, etc.
Scalp Acupuncture (SA)
- Scalp acupuncture is a specialized acupuncture technique with specific zones on the scalp. Historically, from TCM, it uses the centimeter not the "cun" for the measurement of these various zones. Excellent for stroke, MS, SCI, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), head injuries, neurasthenia, anxiety neurosis, and other psychological and psychosomatic disorders, periarthritis of the shoulders, ischialgia, pain in the back and loin, painful heels, and other pain syndromes, aphasia, senile dementia, and other brain disorders.