Tooth from the Tiger’s Mouth Gong Fu Sports Medicine 1 is an excellent starting point for those interested in learning practical and immediately useful Chinese medicine skills.
Open to anyone, this class focuses on the treatment of sports injuries and martial arts training injuries. Other types of trauma, including burns, cuts, insect bites, are covered as well.
Ideal for sports enthusiasts, martial arts students, coaches, physical therapists, parents whose children play sports, and anyone interested in treating their own injuries with effective, practical and easy-to-use techniques. A must for martial arts instructors.
Our goal: if you or someone you know pulls a muscle or sprains their ankle the day after taking this class, you will know exactly what to do in order to speed healing, reduce recovery time and prevent the sprain from become a chronic, debilitating injury.
This 2-day class combines lecture, demonstration and invaluable Q+A time.
Gong Fu Sports Medicine 1 is NCCAOM, NCBTMB approved for 14 CEUs
Also approved for NY State LMT’s
Students Will Learn:
You Will Learn:
- Theory and Practice of Treating Injuries
- Theory of Treating Injuries East and West
- How to Treat Soft-Tissue Injuries
- Examining an Injury
- Three Stages of Injury and Healing
- Revival Techniques
- How to Make and Apply Chinese Herbal Poultices
- Making Die Da Pills
- Making Liniments
- Using Medicinal Plasters
- Applying Herbal Soaks
- How to Use Liniments
- Moxibustion Therapy
- Seven-Star Hammer (Plum Blossom Needle) Principles & Techniques
- Cupping Therapy
- Guasha Therapy
- Treatment of Burns
- How to treat Cuts and Wounds
- Treatment of Bites and Stings