A Professional Certification in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine
Module Five
Module V: Differential Diagnosis  
Symptom Pattern Identification,
Acupuncture Treatment and Technique

This module continues to discuss differential diagnostic
patterns including multi-organ disharmonies, patterns of
acute and chronic illness.  Extra meridian diagnosis and
treatments are covered.  In addition, the student will learn
how time of day and year can be used for both diagnosis
and treatment.

Western medical diagnosis will be analyzed and
differentiated to re-frame the diagnosis and treatment is
discussed and implemented in a therapeutic setting.

Tongue and Pulse Diagnosis:

This module is designed to increase the diagnostic skills
and clinical applications of these uniquely Oriental
parameters.  The student will study healthy and diseased
tongues and pulses and discuss how findings in these
areas change the treatment principles and strategies.