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Learn how to treat colitis, Crohn’s disease and chronic appendicitis with herbal medicine and acupuncture. A special focus on herbs for the treatment of chronic colitis is presented in the first section. Next, optimal acupuncture points based on clinical research are presented for the treatment of Crohn’s disease. In the third section, learn how to identify and treat chronic appendicitis with herbs and acupuncture.
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Purchase the course and it will be downloaded to your computer in PDF format. PDFs work on Apple Mac, Windows PC, iPad, iPhone, Android and other platforms. After reviewing the course, take the online quiz and a certificate of completion will be automatically generated for INSTANT credit. You may re-take the quiz as often as is needed and there is no time limit.
Continuing Education Credits
9 NCCAOM Diplomate PDAs (core)
9 California Acupuncture Board CEUs (category 1)
9 Texas CAEs (9 general)
9 Nevada Board of Oriental Medicine CEUs
9 CTCMA British Columbia acupuncture CEs
9 BCNA & CNPBC (British Columbia Naturopathic Assoc.) credits
9 CAAA Alberta CEUs
9 CTCMPAO (Ontario, Canada) continuing education credits
9 OAQ CEUs (Board of Acupuncturists of Quebec)
9 NZASA CPDs (4 acupuncture, 5 other) New Zealand Acupuncture Standards Authority
9 Acupuncture NZ (NZRA) New Zealand CEUs
9 NS-CMAAC Nova Scotia acupuncture CEUs
9 CMBA CPDs/CEUs (Chinese Medicine Board of Australia)
9 IVAS CEs (International Veterinary Acupuncture Society)
5 Florida Board of Acupuncture CEs (5 general)
9 California Board of Registered Nursing contact hours
About the Author
Prof. Richard Liao, L.Ac. has served as professor of herbology and acupuncture theory at the Academy of Chinese Culture & Health Sciences in Oakland, California. Prof. Liao has also served as faculty at Five Branches University in Santa Cruz, California. His many years of teaching experience bring the highest quality of interesting and useful courses to HealthCMi continuing education online. Prof. Liao has published many works of Traditional Chinese Medicine including original translations of Chinese Medicine classic texts. In addition, Prof. Liao has a private acupuncture practice in Walnut Creek, California and travels to China frequently with his students for advanced Qi Gong and meditation practices.
Clear notes with a good mixture of knowledge and case study.
Good and informative - relevant to many ranges of conditions in the clinic.
Great review of western diagnoses of these GI conditions. Super heavy on the herbal treatments.
The course was very comprehensive and informative. I highly recommend it!
I thought you guys did a real nice job. i will use your services again. Thank you
More herbs than acupuncture
so helpful and comprehensive
filled in some missing pieces for me herbally
Love it. Easy to follow and very clear. Great for experienced practitioners.
I thought it was well put together and concise.
It is a good course.
clearly lays out the similarities and differences of these 3 conditions. plenty of herbs, well discussed. fine exposition of both biomedical and TCM findings
Herbal Formulas are easily laid out and ready to prescribe.
Clear, direct and practical presentation of the Chinese herbal and acupuncture treatment of various presentation of G.I disorders.
Great course. Lots of good herbal information. Wish there was more specific acupuncture information, as my state doesn't like to award credit when most of the course focuses on herbs.
It was very informative with points and herbs.
THIS IS AN INFORMATIVE COURSE WITH GREAT RESEARCH AND USEFUL HERBS AND ACUPUNCTURE TO HELP PATIENTS WITH THESE DEBILITATING DISORDERS.
Very comprehensive presentation.
A must read for colitis and crohns.
More detail on the differential diagnosis sx and symptoms would have been useful.
i like it.
Well organized and presented
Excellent clinical review of difficult to treat GI conditions.
Herbal formula focused.
Very useful course. Clearly presented.
I really enjoyed this class. The content was above my expectations and I have already applied some of these concepts in clinic with great results
Very good information