Acupuncture safety You will complete safety lessons on our online platform. You will learn:
Contraindications and precautions Adverse events How to deal with adverse events Discussion on the topic of needling during pregnancy will have a special focus, supported by Carl's work of needling safety in pregnancy
Pregnancy related Pelvic Girdle Pain (PPGP) In this chapter, you will learn prominent acupoints that are considered to be helpful in the management of PPGP, offering several alternative approaches depending on what sysmptoms your client presents with.
A clinical reasoning discussion will guide you to make decisions on if and when to use acupuncture with PPGP sufferers.
Hot flushes Needling skills for menopausal and cancer related hot flushes will be delivered in this chapter, with the underpining theory of hot flushes and acupucture mechansims of action given on the online platform.
Overactive bladder (OAB) Combined with education and good bladder health, acupuncture can have an extrmeley positive effect on OAB symptoms. The online theoretical principles and research that underpins acupuncture for OAB is complemented with needling skills, concentrating on prominent acupoints and potential recipes that have been shown to be effective.
Dysparenuia An ailment with very few treatment options, we explore the potential use of acupuncture for vulvadynia and vaginisimus in this chapter.
Nausea and vomiting Both acupuncture and acupressure can be used to help alleviate nausea, and both techniques will be covered in this chapter.
Acupuncture case studies This course will encourage you to consider how and where you may use acupuncture, as well as which points would be most suited to your client group. This will be consolidated through online case studies and subsequent multi-choice Quizes, which will cement your understanding.