Open Day 22 August

View the building, walk around our renovated classrooms, visit the pharmacy and internship clinic. Be welcome!

Open Day 22 August

Education in Traditional Chinese Medicine

As one of the SNRO-accredited institutes for Traditional Chinese Medicine in the Netherlands, we offer a unique curriculum in education in Acupuncture, Herbal Medicine, Tuina, Qigong and other traditional Chinese therapies. Our 28 years of expertise in these programs brings Shenzhou Open University a remarkable reputation in this area, where both the school and its graduates can be proud of.

Seminars

We also regularly organize TCM seminars and MBK refresher courses. We hope to be able to offer you a good choice with this season’s offer.

Our TCM Training Program

We offer a complete package with practical training, so that you can register as a therapist at a professional association and start your own clinic after completing the study.

Foundations of Chinese Medicine

1 year

During this course students are taught the basic concepts of traditional Chinese medicine and are introduced to Chinese philosophy which forms the cornerstones of TCM.

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Acupuncture

2 years

This vocational training course in acupuncture prepares students for their career as acupuncturists at professional level. Students will be introduced to the classical methods of TCM as well as to the modern development of TCM.

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Chinese Herbal Medicine

2 years

The herbal medicine class introduces students in the knowledge of Chinese herbs and trains them to run a practice independently as well as to work safely, competently and effectively. 

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Tuina

1 year

During this course students are taught different techniques and applications of Tuina massage. This ancient technique of manipulation originating from China is applicable to various diseases. A solid knowledge of meridians and acupoints is necessary. Tuina massage is suitable for all adults and works especially well in children. 

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Foundations of Western Medicine

1 year

This intensive training in Western medicine is designed for anyone that is studying physically based complementary medicine in order to gain knowledge in anatomy, physiology and pathology at a professional level.

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More than 29 years of expertise

SNRO
accredited

Internship in Shenzhou clinic

Very experienced teacher team

TCM Seminars

Shenzhou Open University of TCM frequently organizes TCM and Western Medicine seminars. With our program for this season, we hope to offer you a good choice.

Webinar: Treating Infertility with Traditional Chinese Medicine and Assisted Conception Therapy

Webinar: Treating Infertility with Traditional Chinese Medicine and Assisted Conception Therapy

Women diagnosed with ovarian dysfunctional infertility are common cases. Western medicine can do very little for such diseases and usually give contraceptive pills or Hormonal Replacement Therapy (HRT). Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) has a great effect on these conditions, which can cure the root causes by harmonise the Yin and Yang, differentiate the Xu and Shi, therefore to restore the patient’s hormone level, regulate menstruation, promote ovulation, and enhance the chances of pregnancy. 

27th and 28th of June 2020

Liqin Zhao, PhD

Cancer treatment – and pitfalls, in relationship to complementary medicine

Cancer treatment – and pitfalls, in relationship to complementary medicine

This course deepens out frequent malignant pathologies, such as they are encountered by practitioners of complementary medicine, looking at their early signs, course and prognosis. We will also address cases of cancer patients seen by you in your practices, so we may discuss your experiences with additional treatment according to your specialty in CAM.

2 October 2020

Martien Brands MD PhD

Cosmetic acupuncture (10th & 11th of October 2020)

Cosmetic acupuncture (10th & 11th of October 2020)

This 2 day workshop will introduce you to the world of cosmetic acupuncture focusing on the theory and the practice. Cosmetic acupuncture is a safe and interesting alternative for botox and fillers. It has TCM roots and uses a holistic approach to the topic of beauty. After the first day focusing on theory, the second day every participant has to give and get a complete CA-treatment under close supervision. Therefore the number of participants is restricted.

10th and 11th of October 2020

Dr. Inge Brodöhl

Chinese Medical Diet

Chinese Medical Diet

Chinese medical diet is one part of traditional Chinese medicine and it follows the basic theories and treatment principles of TCM. The Chinese medical diet is not often used as a single therapy, but as medical order or diet advice in complete treatment because a wrong diet may cause certain disorder and a proper diet will benefit to patients and enhance the therapeutic effects of the whole treatment.

31st of October, 1st, 28th and 29th of November 2020

Yifan Yang, MSc

Our full range of training courses are accredited by SNRO at HBO bachelor level with 240 ECs.
(incl. Basic Medical Knowledge 40 EC)

Meer informatie over SOU

Met meer dan 29 jaar onderwijservaring achter ons, hebben we een uitstekende reputatie in ons vakgebied opgebouwd, waar zowel de school als de alumni trots op mogen zijn