Five Element Aetiology how the internal causes of disease cause disease directly and indirectly.
John Hicks, a great and very experienced teacher talks about the five elements and how elemental constitutional imbalance leads to emotions that cause diseases. He goes through the seven emotions in conjunction with the 5 elements and what this means for your health. Then Hicks looks at the internal stages as a cause of disease and gives brilliant examples of disease patterns of his personal practice. He starts with wood and anger and follows thru the other elementes and shows how to treat patients emotions. Hicks provides a lot of samples of the treatment of emotions and shows how to treat even different mixtures of emotions. You will learn what influence these emotions have to your body. The examples are great and even on video very usable. You will also learn to pay more attention to the non verbal signs of a patient. All in all this course provides a lot on hand information on the five elements, the emotions and their influence to the body and you learn how to treat emotions better.
Scandinavian TCM Congress 2011, online video, 300 min., English.