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Tuesday, September 3, 2019 at 9:00 AM EDT
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Thursday, September 5, 2019 at 6:30 PM EDT

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Advanced Healing Centre 
1325 Eglinton Avenue East
Mississauga, ON L4W 4L9
 

 
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Red Tree Wellness Inc. 
Red Tree Wellness Inc. 
604-873-3827 
info@redtreewellness.ca 
 

Balance Method / System of Acupuncture - Foundations, Refreshers and Refinement 

Balance Method / System of Acupuncture - Foundations, Refreshers and Refinement. This 2-3 day seminar is a review and refresher for those that have taken the Foundations before (Level 1+2=Single and Multiple/Global), and an Intensive for those new to Balance Acupuncture. All teachings are transmitted by Dr. Sonia F. Tan, her experience and lineage. Learn from a Dr. Richard Tan certified Gold Level Practitioner of the Balance Method, and an experienced educator, Dr. Sonia F. Tan, DAOM, RAc, RTCMP.

DAY 1 - Level 1: Single System Balancing INTENSIVE. 9am to 6:30pm, 8 CEU hours.

This course provides the basic foundations of six systems of the Balance Method/System. The systems are rooted in the concept of healing the body by balancing meridians. Students will learn the history of the Balance Method/System, the basis of each of the Five main Systems, and the logical processes for determining the meridians to acupuncture, including an easy-to-use format to outline the treatment plan. Participants will be able to apply the concepts immediately in practice and develop effective treatments. A detailed explanation of the Mirroring and Imaging Formats will also be explained to assist participants in effective point selection. Dr. Tan will show how to use distal points in order to avoid aggravating the area of discomfort and will include demonstrations.


DAY 2 - Level 2: Multiple/Global System Balancing INTENSIVE. 9am to 6:30pm, 8 CEU hours.
This course expands on the basic principles taught in the Balance System of Acupuncture Level 1 - Single Systems Balance. This class will discuss treatment of functional and internal disorders and how to treat them with multiple systems of the Balance System of Acupuncture.  Participants who attend this class will expand on the knowledge from Level 1, extending their clinical reach from musculoskeletal (MSK), orthopedics and pain, to treating internal medicine disorders, including the discussion of complicated cases that include both MSK pain and functional internal disorders.  

Dr. Tan will talk further about the mirror and imaging format and how it is used in clinical practice to treat internal issues and body pain.  Advanced treatments with be discussed for use in clinic such an Eight-Meridian combo for gynecological issues. A Four-Meridian will also be discussed as a treatment strategy to treat bronchial disorders, cardiology symptoms, digestive disorders and urogenital diseases.

*Pre-requisite:  Level 1 (Single systems balance/123) with Dr. Sonia F. Tan or Dr. Richard Tehfu Tan / Academy of Acupuncture Core Foundations and (Acupuncture 123 & Global Balance) courses. 

DAY 3: Balance System Refinment - General Refresher*. 9am to 3:30pm, 5 CEU hours.
This 1 day in-person class is designed for those that have already taken Balance Method/System course work, and are looking to fill in the gaps, review and refine their knowledge.

The first part of the class will revisit and review the Single and Multiple (Global) Balance foundations as taught from Tan-Tan lineage. Systems will be reviewed and questions discussed and answered. Second part will apply the understanding with case studies.

Deepen your understanding of the foundations of Balance Method / System Acupuncture

  • Fill in the gaps, deepen your understanding!

  • The Single systems reviewed.

  • Mirror / Image reviewed.

  • Special Point location reviewed and practiced.

  • The Multiple / Global Balance system breakdown and build up to the Magic.

  • Understand customization.

  • Discuss case studies and learn practical applications of these systems to treat with confidence.

Class size is limited.

*Pre-requisite:  Level 1 (Single) + Level 2 (Multiple/Global) with Dr. Sonia F. Tan or Dr. Richard Tehfu Tan / Academy of Acupuncture Core Foundations and (Acupuncture 123 & Global Balance) courses.


Dr. Sonia F. Tan, has been helping guide people on their pathway to health in the TCM world since 2006.  She is a Doctor of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine, a Registered Acupuncturist, and a Registered Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) Practitioner. Dr. Sonia Tan obtained her clinical research Doctorate degree from Yo San University of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Los Angeles, California. She is also a graduate of the five year Doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine program from the International College of Traditional Chinese Medicine Vancouver. Sonia is also a Certified Gold Level practitioner of the late Dr. Richard Tehfu Tan and the Balance Method of Acupuncture. She developed the first Certificate program in Balance Method / System Acupuncture. She was honoured to be named and be a part of the Vancouver 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Medical Teams. Dr. Sonia Tan has been teaching and keynote speaking at various conferences, institutions, and seminars since 2013. Sonia began her career in health with a Bachelor’s degree in Honors Kinesiology, with a specialization in Athletic Injuries, from the University of Western Ontario. While Dr. Tan enjoys variety and a general practice, her areas of passion and focus are in Immunology, Sport Medicine and Migraines & Headaches. Following in the footsteps of her grandfather, Sonia is immersed in all aspects of Chinese Metaphysics, and thoroughly enjoys educating and inspiring about all things Acupuncture and TCM!

 

REGISTRATION DETAILS:

Regular Registration:

Level 1 (Single Systems, aka 123) Intensive + Level 2 (Multiple/Global Systems) , 16 CEU hours, $400 + GST. 

Balance Method / System General Refinement, 5 CEU hours, $150 + GST.

Global (Level 2) + Refinement, 13 CEU hours, $350 + GST.

Early Bird: 

Level 1 (Single Systems, aka 123) Intensive + Level 2 (Multiple/Global Systems) , 16 CEU hours, $350 + GST. 

Balance Method / System General Refinement, 5 CEU hours, $125 + GST.

Global (Level 2) + Refinement, 13 CEU hours, $325 + GST.

 

EARLY BIRD ENDS FRIDAY AUGUST 2, 1019

Space is limited! Register early to reserve your spot!

Registration is at 8:30am. Class time begins 9:00 am.

Courses offered qualify and meet the requirements for CTCMA CEU’s and CNPBC Category ‘C’ CE. Red Tree Wellness Inc. is also a California Acupuncture Board Continuing Education Provider, CEP number: 1234 and NCCAOM PDA Provider number 168958. CAB and NCCAOM approval pending.

If registration is full, please email clinic@redtreewellness.ca with your contact information and license number. You will be placed on a waitlist and contacted if a spot opens up.

WITHDRAWAL POLICY: For course withdrawals submitted in writing or in person 30 days or more before the start of the course, registrants will receive a full tuition refund less a $75 non-refundable registration fee. For course withdrawals submitted in writing or in person more than 14 days but less than 30 days before the start of the course, registrants will receive a 50% tuition refund. Without exception, no refunds will be given for course withdrawals less than 14 days before the start of the course, and after the course begins.