Shenzhou Open University of TCM

Shenzhou Open University of Traditional Chinese Medicine

TCM and Western Medicine Seminars

Shenzhou Open University frequently organizes TCM and Western Medicine seminars. With our program for this season, we hope to offer you a good choice. New developments in TCM, as well as interest in subjects by our participants, motivate us to search for new topics for our seminars. Well-known international doctors, professors and therapists are invited to offer you interesting seminars.

Cosmetic acupuncture – 11 & 12 October 2018 – Fully Booked!

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.

11 & 12 October 2018
NVA code AT, ZHONG cat.1, VBAG

First Aid Course Repeat EHBO – 16 October 2018 – morning

This course is for holders of a `European recognized Red Cross first aid` certificate to keep it valid for another two years. The course reviews all the necessary first aid skills, including the use of CPR and AED.

16 October 2018 
European Red Cross certificate

First Aid Course Repeat EHBO – 16 October 2018 – afternoon

This course is for holders of a `European recognized Red Cross first aid` certificate to keep it valid for another two years. The course reviews all the necessary first aid skills, including the use of CPR and AED.

16 October 2018 
European Red Cross certificate

First Aid Course Starters EHBO – October 2018

A short First Aid course teaching you all the necessary skills in case of emergency. A First Aid diploma is useful in your daily life and practice and a requirement for certain professional associations.

22 and 23 October 2018 (new date)
European Red Cross certificate

Polyfarmacie en interacties tussen geneesmiddelen (november 2018)

Ouder worden en multi-pathologie lijken hand in hand te gaan, net als het gebruik van meerdere geneesmiddelen en hun onvoorspelbare interacties.
Deze complexe situatie confronteert behandelaars met ongebruikelijke combinaties van symptomen. Daarom, om meer alert te zijn voor het ‘niet pluis gevoel’, onderzoeken we in deze nascholing de stofwisseling van geneesmiddelen volgens de farmacologie

2 november 2018
NVA WM, ZHONG cat. 2, CGO

Head Tuina – Clinical treatment of head and neck diseases

Regardless of whether it is traditional or modern, Tuina in the world has never focused on the head and the face of the human body. While there have been few manipulations and acupoints applied on the scalp and facial area, the emphasis was nonetheless on the body trunk and the four limbs. Dr. Wu`s Head and Neck Tuina is developed to treat a number of civilization-related illnesses, such as vertigo, irritability, headache, visual fatigue, heavy shoulders, and insomnia. Dr. Wu will teach his techniques in this highly practical and interactive workshop.

24 November 2018
NVA code AT, ZHONG requested, VNT, NWP, VBAG

Dao-Qi Acupuncture technique (November 2018)

Dao qi technique originally was described in the Huangdi Neijing as the application of light and smooth stimulation for a long time to guide the channel qi to the sick area. It can be used in wide areas, particularly for chronic conditions, mental cases, sensitive cases, etc.
The workshop is going to explain in detail the anatomic structure, demonstrate and practice Dao-Qi needling technique on the special acupuncture points.

29 and 30 November 2018
NVA code AT, ZHONG cat. 1, VBAG

Advanced Scalp acupuncture

This advanced scalp acupuncture workshop will focus on the deep understanding of SA, more SA needling practice and further detailed discussion on some neurological and psychological conditions such as Stroke, MS, Depression, etc. Knowledge of the basic Scalp acupuncture workshop by Dr. Wang or equivalent is mandatory!

6 and 7 December 2018
NVA code A, ZHONG cat. 1, VBAG

Clinical reasoning with Zang fu differentiation (New Date)

This seminar will teach you to make the logical reasoning for presented symptoms by your patient through a systematic analysis based on TCM theory in order to form a best treatment plan.

13 & 14 December 2018
NVA code AT, ZHONG cat. 1, VBAG

Physical Examination

By now most non-BIG-registered therapists in the Netherlands will have gained or updated their certificate on Western medicine. Knowledge of Western medicine is important to distinguish cases which you can handle by yourself from the so-called Red flags. Red flags are cases that need referral to a physician. It is not only in the anamnesis (the medical interview on complaints) where red flags might get clear.

31 January 2019
NVA WM, ZHONG cat. 2 requested, CGO

Abdominal acupuncture

Abdominal Acupuncture (AA) was developed in China over the last two decades and is becoming increasingly popular throughout the world. It is a new acupuncture technique performed on the stomach. This is a two-day practical interactive workshop that will enable the participants to learn how to integrate abdominal acupuncture into their current clinical practice, gaining an insight into both the theoretical and practical basis.

14 and 15 March 2019
NVA code AT, ZHONG cat. 1, VBAG

Physical Signs of Domestic Violence

The students can name the most important facts about domestic violence classified by sort, risk groups, consequences, suspicious injuries, pitfalls and will be given the possible solutions and guidelines to act when suspicion of or risk of domestic violence occurs or could occur. The participants may share case studies and their experiences as therapists with (a suspicion of or risk of) domestic violence.

21 March 2019
NVA WM, ZHONG cat. 2 requested, CGO

TCM (Herbal medicine and acupuncture) for women before, during and after childbirth

Following the previous seminar about Women’s physiological characteristics in TCM, we will focus on how traditional Chinese acupuncture and herbal medicine treat infertility. Evidence based practice and western medicine knowledge will be discussed during the seminar, but will emphasise the importance of holistic and individual approach by TCM for infertility.

28 and 29 March 2019
NVA code ATK, ZHONG requested, VBAG

Cosmetic acupuncture – 11 & 12 April 2019

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.

NVA code AT, ZHONG cat.1, VBAG
11 & 12 April 2019