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Students start mornings with Tai-ji and Qi-gong meditation.

At least half of each day is spent in labs where students learn Tui-na on live animals.
Course Syllabus

All on-site portions of the Certified Veterinary Tui-na course is held on the Chi Campus.

Session 1
Online Portion - 13 hours
1 History, terminology and general concept of Tui-na
Dr. Xie 
2 Introduction to Tui-na in small animal practice
Dr. West 
3 Introduction to Tui-na in equine practice
Dr. Langlois 
4-5
6-7
8-9
Tui-na Techniques in Dogs
Tui-na Techniques in Horses
Tui-na for Neurological Conditions
 Dr. Ferguson
10-13  Tui-na for Internal Medical Conditions  Dr. Xie

On-site Portion
   7:45 - 8:30
 Mornings (8:30-12:30)
 Afternoons (1:30 - 5:30/6:00)
Thursday  Registration  Dr. Han Ping’s 6 Tui-na systems
 Dr. Han Ping’s 6 Tui-na systems
Tui-na Techniques in Dogs (Demo)
Tui-na Techniques in Horses (Demo)
 Friday  Tai-ji/Qi-gong  Techniques 1-6 in horses and dogs
 Small Animal package
 Tui-na for musculoskeletal conditions in horses
Saturday  Tai-ji/Qi-gong  Real cases: Equine Tui-na
 Real cases: Canine Tui-na
 

Homework:
Required Reading: 
Application of Tui-na in Veterinary Medicine (2nd Edition) by Xie, Ferguson and Deng (2007)

 

 

Chapter 1 (An Introduction to Tui-na-an-mo)
Chapter 2 (Han’s Six Tui-na Manipulation Systems)
Chapter 4 (Tui-na for Musculoskeletal Conditions)
Chapter 5 (Tui-na for Neurological Conditions)
Chapter 6 (Tui-na for Internal Medicine)

Session 2

Online Portion - 2 hrs
Tui-na for Exotic Animals

Homework:

Online Quiz
Required Reading: 
Application of Tui-na in Veterinary Medicine (2nd Edition) by Xie, Ferguson and Deng (2007)

Chapter 7 (How to Integrate Tui-na into Small Animal Practice)
Chapter 8 (How to Start Tui-na)

 

On-site Portion

7:45 - 8:30
Mornings (8:30-12:30)
Afternoons (1:30 - 5:30)
Thursday Registration

 Refined techniques (Dr. Han Ping's Tui-na Systems 1-6)

 Refined techniques for Canines (Demo)
 Refined techniques for Equines (Demo)
Friday Tai-ji/Qi-gong  Real Cases: Equine Tui-na
 Real Cases: Canine Tui-na
Saturday Tai-ji/Qi-gong Written Exam
Clinical Exam

 

Tuition information and course dates are provided on the Schedule and Tuition page.