Advanced MTA: Pain in the Spine and Extremities


The Fusion Course

You can also only join the webinar of the course.

Access to the course recording will be sent to your email used for registration within 48 hours. 

Course recording is first available on Jun. 22, 2024

1. General Introduction

In the realm of traditional Chinese medicine, Master Tung's Acupuncture (MTA) stands out as a remarkably effective approach, particularly in the treatment of pain related to the spine and extremities. MTA introduces us to pivotal points, with Linggu and Dabai being recognized as the most potent for alleviating pain. The increasing popularity of MTA in recent years can be attributed to its impressive efficacy in managing various pain conditions.

My clinical journey with MTA has been enlightening, especially in the context of treating chronic pain syndromes characterized by a mix of excess and deficiency patterns. Conditions such as osteoarthritis, whiplash, and frozen shoulder have shown significant improvement under MTA treatment. This form of acupuncture offers a nuanced approach that targets the underlying imbalances, providing symptomatic relief and working towards a more holistic healing.

As we embark on this course, we will delve deeper into the principles of Master Tung's Acupuncture, exploring its methodologies and the profound impact it can have on pain management. Join me in uncovering the secrets of MTA and enhancing our skills in offering effective pain relief to our patients.

2. Course Structure
  1. Total Study Hours:  420 min. = 7 hours 

  2. Webinar/Recording: 3.5 hours i.e. 210 min for a course 

  3. Assignment: 3 cases study, 120 min. 

  4. Feedback and Discussion, 30 min

  5. Test

    • 75 scores are required to pass the test. 

    • Quiz (100 scores), 60 min, accounts for 40% 

    • Assignment: Case studies  (100 scores), account for 60%

    • Example

      • Quiz: 40 scores

      • Assignment: 100 scores

      • Total: 40*40% + 100*60% = 76, which means you passed and will get the certificate.

  6. ECTs: 0,25

  7. Certificate: A course certificate will be issued if you pass the text

  8. Materials: slides/handout, related research articles

  9. Part of the Advanced Acupuncture Styles which is required in all Master-level Programs.

Teacher: Hui Zhang