Table of Contents

Introduction

Section 1 The Foundations

Chapter 1 The Philosophical Foundations of Five Element constitutional Acupuncture

Chapter 2 Five Element Theory

Chapter 3 The Importance of the Spirit

Chapter 4 The Constitutional Factor

Chapter 5 The Causes of Disease

Chapter 6 The Inner Development of the Practitioner

Section 2 The Elements and Organs

Chapter 7 Introduction to the Five Elements

Chapter 8 Wood – Key Resonances

Chapter 9 Wood – The Organs

Chapter 10 Patterns of Behaviour of Wood Constitutional Factors

Chapter 11 Fire – Key Resonances

Chapter 12 Fire – The Organs

Chapter 13 Patterns of Behaviour of Fire Constitutional Factors

Chapter 14 Earth – Key Resonances

Chapter 15 Earth – The Organs

Chapter 16 Patterns of Behaviour of Earth Constitutional Factors

Chapter 17 Metal – Key Resonances

Chapter 18 Metal – The Organs

Chapter 19 Patterns of Behaviour of Metal Constitutional Factors

Chapter 20 Water – Key Resonances

Chapter 21 Water – The Organs

Chapter 22 Patterns of Behaviour of Water Constitutional Factors

Chapter 23 Some Common Confusions between Different CFs

Section 3 Diagnosis

Chapter 24 Diagnosis – The Purpose and Process

Chapter 25 Diagnosis – The Key Methods

Chapter 26 The Body Language of The Different CFs

Chapter 27 Diagnosis – Levels and Golden Keys

Chapter 28 Diagnosis by Touch

Section 4 Blocks to Treatment

Chapter 29 The Five Element Blocks to Treatment

Chapter 30 Aggressive Energy

Chapter 31 Possession

Chapter 32 Husband–Wife Imbalance

Chapter 33 Entry–Exit Blocks

Section 5 Treatment Techniques

Chapter 34 Needle Techni

Details

No. of pages:
448
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2011
Published:
Imprint:
Churchill Livingstone
Electronic ISBN:
9780702044489
Electronic ISBN:
9780702060991
Print ISBN:
9780702031755

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