Jun 7, 2023 | Acupuncture, Shop Talk
I’m Anthony Von der Muhll, and in this Shoptalk, I will be sharing with you one of my most useful go-to techniques for treating chronic musculoskeletal pain and disability: needling into joint and ligamentous tissues. This is an ancient technique with modern...
Jun 7, 2023
May 31, 2023 | Acupuncture, Hands on Medicine, Shop Talk
In this Shop Talk presentation Jeffrey Dann discusses the importance of palpation as part of the assessment and treatment of patients. He emphasizes the importance of relying on our hands to improve our palpatory skills which in turn help to deepen our understanding...
May 31, 2023
May 24, 2023 | Acupuncture, Shop Talk
In this Shop Talk we hear about a surprisingly effective use of the Tung point San Cha San, which she discovered when she treated herself for a head cold. San Cha San is easily accessed as it’s located along the Triple Burner channel, and is reached by sliding a...
May 24, 2023
May 15, 2023 | Acupuncture, Shop Talk
In this short conversation Toby and Ji Ling Lin discuss some of the basics of Saam acupuncture. How it uses a combination of the yin and yang, the five phases, and the six confirmations. Additionally they touch on the way the system combines yin and yang organs in a...
May 15, 2023
Apr 18, 2023 | Acupuncture, Books on Medicine, Shop Talk
In this short conversation we discuss Toby's unique patient centered approach to helping patients and potential patients understand and use East Asian medicine. In his new book he helps the layperson to understand how our medicine can help, without attempting to give...
Apr 18, 2023
Mar 28, 2023 | Acupuncture, Shop Talk
In today’s Shop Talk Damo Mitchell explores the Craft of Acupuncture and our relationship with the primary tool of our trade— the needle. Along with a practical understanding of Butcher Ding and the critical importance of knowing how to slide through the sinew...
Mar 28, 2023