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Poultices, Compresses, and Plasters External Application of Chinese Herbs with Dr. Benny Lin, L.Ac., DOM
November 19, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
8 CEU’s (California Acupuncture Board Approved), Category 1
This course will help acupuncturists delve more deeply into an effective and time-honored TCM treatment: the external application of herbs. External treatment is a means of applying herbal medicine by compressing it to the skin, which allows for deeper penetration and greater absorption by the body. Though applied externally, poultices, compresses, and plasters can strongly effect the internal state of the patient, regulating the channels and balancing Yin and Yang. There are many advantages to using external herbs in your practice; they are fast acting, safe, convenient and cause few side effects. The art of external application is simple to use and easy to learn.
About the Instructor
Dr. Benny Lin, L.Ac., DOM has been a practitioner, researcher and teacher of Traditional Chinese Medicine for over twenty five years. He received his B.S. in Medicine from Guang Xi University of Traditional Chinese. In addition to his formal academic education, Benny Lin also trained extensively under various renowned specialists and scholars of TCM, most notably completing advanced training as the 3rd generation apprentice of the legendary Chinese doctor Master Kong Buohua. After moving to America, he received further professional training, culminating in a Doctor of Oriental Medicine.
Sunday, November 19,2017 – 8 CEU’s – Category 1 – California Acupuncture Board Approved
Limited seating, please register early!
For more information, call (310) 577-3000 ext. 117 or email at MATCM@yosan.edu
Standard Registration: $120
YSU Alumni, Students and Faculty: $95
Registration Deadline: Thursday, November 16, 2017
by 5:00 pm.
Late Registration Fee: $30.00