October 15 to November 6, 2011
20 days in China: Shanghai, Zhengzhou, Luoyang, Dengfeng, Beijing
ACTIVITIES AT THE MEDICAL QIGONG CENTER: BEIJING
3rd Traditional Chinese Medicine Study Trip, China
DATE
TIME
TOPIC
Oct. 24
Morning
Arrival in Beijing and transfer to Medical Qigong Center
 
 
Application of  Qigong Tuina Massage & Reflexology by the center's specialists
on the participants of the group
 
 
Welcome lunch, including traditional music presentation
 
Afternoon
Opening ceremony with Kungfu, Qigong and traditional music presentation
 
 
Lecture: "The History and Theories of Chinese Qigong"
 
 
Qigong Health Technique Training & Buddhist Meditation
 
 
Qigong Tuina practical class with application on some of the participants
 
 
Taoist Qigong Calligraphy presentation
 
 
Traditional Taoist Good Luck ceremony
Oct. 25
Morning
Qigong training & Meditation
 
 
Lecture: "Treatments using Medical Qigong Techniques
 
Afternoon
Practical class in Qigong Tuina, with application on some of the participants
 
 
Application of Traditional Tibetan Qigong by specialists on some of the
participants
 
 
Taoist Tea Ceremony
 
 
Closing Ceremony
ACTIVITIES AT THE ACUPUNCTURE CENTER: BEIJING
DATE
TIME
TOPICS
Oct. 26
9:00-9:30
9:30-12:00
Opening Ceremony
Theoretical class: TCM and Cosmetology (Aesthetics)
 
13:30-16:00
Theoretical-practical class: Facial Cosmetological Acupuncture: Wrinkles,
Expression Lines, Darkness Under the Eyes, Lifting, Stretch Marks
 
16:00-17:00
Internal discussion among participants
Oct. 27
8:30-11:00
Clinical Class (accompany TCM doctors as they treat patients at TCM
hosptials/clinics)
 
13:00-15:30
Theoretical-practical class: Diagnosis through examination of the tongue
 
15:30-16:30
Internal discussion among participants
Oct. 28
8:30-11:00
Clinical Class
 
13:00-15:30
Theoretical-practical class: Psychological disorders: Depression, Anxiety,
Stress, Insomnia
 
15:30-16:30
Internal discussion among participants
Oct. 29
9:00-11:30
Theoretical-practical class: "Single Needle Technique" - Body pain,
Hypertension, Breast Enlargement, etc.
 
13:30-16:00
Diagnosis through examination of the hand
Oct. 30
9:00-11:30
Theoretical-practical class: Tuiná - Bursitis/Frozen Shoulder and Lumbago
(Lower Back Pain)
 
13:30-16:00
Theoretical-practical class: Allergies
Oct. 31
8:30-11:000
Clinical Class
 
13:00-15:30
Theoretical-practical class: Obesity and Localized Fat
 
15:30-16:30
Internal discussion among participants
Nov. 1
9:00-11:30
Theoretical-practical class: Application of Electro-acupuncture; Strokes
 
13:30-16:00
Theoretical-practical class: Gynecological Disorders - Menopause, PMS,
Irregular Menstruation, etc.
 
16:00-17:00
Internal discussion among participants
Nov. 2
8:30-11:00
Clinical Class
 
13:00-15:30
15:30-16:00
Theoretical-practical class: Diabetes
Closing Ceremony