Jan
26
8:30 AM08:30

Acupuncture of Wandering Monks: Introduction & Practice of Sa'am Acupuncture (Day 1)

The Korean Saam acupuncture tradition has been passed down through a lineage of monk/practitioners. It not only uses “wu xing” elemental qi transfer, but additionally blends it together with the the six conformations, yin/yang organ resonance, the yi jing, and constitutional body types.


Because Sa’am acupuncture uses the elemental transport points it can easily be practiced in any kind of clinical setting. The basic principles are not difficult to grasp if you already have a basic foundation in Chinese medicine. And you can quickly begin to integrate this method into your clinical work. At the same time, there is a depth to this method as it brings together the six confirmations and five phases in a way that can help to deepen your understand of complex illnesses.

In this class you will learn

  • The classical foundations of Sa’am acupuncture

  • Connections with the Yi Jing

  • Diagnosis and treatment

  • Evaluating physical, mental, and emotional signs and symptoms

  • Point selection and methods

  • How Sa’am is similar and different from other acupuncture methods

  • The importance of correct diagnosis and reversing faulty treatment

  • Case studies

  • Hands on practice applying the methods

  • Integrating into your current practice

Read more at qiological.com/sea-saam-class/

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Feb
3
9:00 AM09:00

Passing the Torch: Lesons from my Teachers (Andy Ellis)

Passing the Torch: Lesons from my Teachers (Andy Ellis)

Andy Ellis will be teaching a short course on Sunday, February 3rd from 9am-1pm. Andy's lecture is entitled "Passing the Torch: Lessons from my Teachers." In this lecture, Andy will share insights and lessons that has he learned from his most influential teachers over his lengthy medical career. (3.5 NCCAOM PDA points pending)

Register Here

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Mar
30
10:00 AM10:00

Cancer Survivorship: Treatment Strategies for the TCM Provider (Day 1)

This course will discuss the role of Chinese medicine in addressing the side-effects of chemo-radiation therapy and complications associated with statistically common cancers. Etiology, pathology, diagnosis, and treatment will be presented for both Chinese and conventional medical models. Strategies for cancer prevention and treatment of survivors will be covered.

Read more at www.evolvehealthnyc.com/event/seattle-cancer-survivorship/

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Mar
31
10:00 AM10:00

Copy of Cancer Survivorship: Treatment Strategies for the TCM Provider (Day 1)

This course will discuss the role of Chinese medicine in addressing the side-effects of chemo-radiation therapy and complications associated with statistically common cancers. Etiology, pathology, diagnosis, and treatment will be presented for both Chinese and conventional medical models. Strategies for cancer prevention and treatment of survivors will be covered.

Read more at www.evolvehealthnyc.com/event/seattle-cancer-survivorship/

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Acupuncture and Global Health
Jul
28
to Jul 29

Acupuncture and Global Health

In this weekend course, taught by SIEAM faculty, Jen Resnick, a practitioner with years of field experience working in medically-underserved communities around the world, students will learn about the use of acupuncture in a global health setting. The students will gain knowledge about how to engage with these communities and about the benefit that can be provided by strategic partnerships to improve the health of the local population. Students will also receive training on the basic logistical plans needed to start this type of project.  Participants will

  • Gain diagnostic and clinical training on how to treat trauma when in remote locations 
  • Learn methods of delivery of EAM care in the field
  • Understand the concept of social determinants of health and how to interact with these conditions as a clinician
  • Learn how to apply concepts of global health clinically for working in the US with diverse populations such as immigrants, Native American, urban and rural communities, and non-dominant cultures in the US. 
  • Learn skills and tools needed for creative and healthy partnership with local communities.

Note:  This course fulfills the Global Health requirement for SIEAM alumni returning to the Doctoral Completion track.

Cost:     $300
              $250 for 2018 D.A.H.M. (Doctoral Completion) Applicants

            NCCAOM 14 CEUs (PENDING)

To Register, please contact Kathy Taromina, ktaromina@siom.edu

 

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Live-Stream Q & A on East Asian Medicine with Jason Robertson & Craig Mitchell
Apr
12
11:30 AM11:30

Live-Stream Q & A on East Asian Medicine with Jason Robertson & Craig Mitchell

Do you have questions about the field of acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine? 

Join us for a live conversation between Jason Robertson, SIEAM Faculty and author of Applied Channel Theory, Craig Mitchell, President of SIEAM, and Amanda Anuraga, 3rd year student at SIEAM. 

During this 30 minute conversation, we will be answering questions about the field of acupuncture and the programs at the Seattle Institute of East Asian Medicine. The event will be live streamed through the SIEAM Facebook page.

https://www.facebook.com/events/1040744222747484/

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Information Session
Apr
10
12:00 PM12:00

Information Session

  • Seattle Institute of Oriental Medicine (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

During our Information Sessions, you will

  • tour our school and meet some of our current students 
  • learn about our programs (M.Ac., M.Ac.O.M. and D.A.H.M.)
  • meet our President and/or Academic Dean 

We encourage you to arrange with our Admissions Coordinator to also receive a complementary treatment in our teaching clinic and/or observe a class.

Please contact our admissions coordinator at admissions@siom.eduto reserve your spot.

 

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Information Session
Apr
6
12:15 PM12:15

Information Session

  • Seattle Institute of Oriental Medicine (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

During our Information Sessions, you will

  • tour our school and meet some of our current students 
  • learn about our programs (M.Ac., M.Ac.O.M. and D.A.H.M.)
  • meet our President and/or Academic Dean 

We encourage you to arrange with our Admissions Coordinator to also receive a complementary treatment in our teaching clinic and/or observe a class.

Please contact our admissions coordinator at admissions@siom.edu to reserve your spot.

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Information Session
Mar
20
7:00 PM19:00

Information Session

  • Seattle Institute of Oriental Medicine (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

During our Information Sessions, you will

  • tour our school and meet some of our current students 
  • learn about our programs (M.Ac., M.Ac.O.M. and D.A.H.M.)
  • meet our President and/or Academic Dean 

We encourage you to arrange with our Admissions Coordinator to also receive a complementary treatment in our teaching clinic and/or observe a class.

Please contact our admissions coordinator at admissions@siom.edu to reserve your spot.

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Information Session
Mar
13
12:15 PM12:15

Information Session

  • Seattle Institute of Oriental Medicine (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

During our Information Sessions, you will

  • tour our school and meet some of our current students 
  • learn about our programs (M.Ac., M.Ac.O.M. and D.A.H.M.)
  • meet our President and/or Academic Dean 

We encourage you to arrange with our Admissions Coordinator to also receive a complementary treatment in our teaching clinic and/or observe a class.

Please contact our admissions coordinator at admissions@siom.edu to reserve your spot.

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Information Session
Mar
9
12:15 PM12:15

Information Session

  • Seattle Institute of Oriental Medicine (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

During our Information Sessions, you will

  • tour our school and meet some of our current students 
  • learn about our programs (M.Ac., M.Ac.O.M. and D.A.H.M.)
  • meet our President and/or Academic Dean 

We encourage you to arrange with our Admissions Coordinator to also receive a complementary treatment in our teaching clinic and/or observe a class.

Please contact our admissions coordinator at admissions@siom.edu to reserve your spot.

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