Chinese Herbal Treatment of Disease Online


Course Description:

This course focuses on the most commonly seen diseases in internal medicine, including gynecology, dermatology and common complaints seen in clinical practice.  Students will learn how to identify and treat them using the ancient theory of Traditional Chinese Medicine.  The course will consist of lectures, case studies and a wealth of knowledge from the instructor's own clinical experience.

Topics include: 

Internal Medicine

Abdominal mass, Abdominal pain, Atrophy and flaccidity syndrome, Bleeding disorders, Chest Impediment syndrome, Common Cold, Constipation, Consumptive disease, Consumptive thirst, Convulsive syndromes, Cough, Depression, Diarrhea, Drum distension, Dysentery, Dyphagia, Dyspnea, Edema, Epigastric pain, Epilepsy, Fainting, Goitre, Headache, Hiccups and belching, Hypochondraic pain, Impediment syndrome, Impotence, Internal fever, Ischuria, Jaundice, Lumbago, Malaria, Mania, Palpitations, Pulmonary abscess, Pulmonary tuberculosis, Seminal emission, Sweating, Stranguria, Tinnitus, Vertigo, Vomiting, Wheezing, Wind-stroke

External Medicine

Acne, Acute mastitis, Alopecia, Anal fissure, Breast cancer/lumps, Carbuncle, Contact dermatitis, Drug rash, Eczema, Erysipelas, Furuncle, Goitre, Hemorrhoid, Herpes zoster, Prostatitis, Scrofula, Leg ulcers, Tinea, Urticaria, Varicose veins, Warts, Herpes simplex, Pruritus, Sunburn, Vitiligo

Orthopedics and Traumatology

Achilles tendon injury, Acute lumbar muscle sprain, Calcaneodynia, Carpal tunnel syndrome, Cervical spondylosis, Frozen shoulder, Knee joint collateral ligament injury, Lumbar muscle strain, Meniscal injury, Pyriformis syndrome, Sprained ankle, Strained neck, Tennis elbow, Sprained wrist, TMJ, Disc herniation, Joint dislocation

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Amenorrhea, Bleeding during Pregnancy/Unstable pregnancy, Dysmenorrhea, Infertility, Intermenstrual bleeding, Early menstruation, Late menstrual period, Irregular menstruation, Prolonged periods, Scanty periods, Leukorrhagia, Lochiorrhea, Menstrual breast aching, Menstrual edema, Menstrual headache, Menstrual hematemesis and epistaxis, Menstral mental disorder, Menstrual oral ulcer, Metrorrhagia and metrostaxis, Miscarriage, Morning sickness, Perimenopausal syndrome, Postpartum abdominal pain, Postpartum convulsions, Postpartum dizziness, Postpartum fever, Postpartum retention of urine, Uterine prolapse 

NOTE: This course is only offered as part of the TCM Practitioner Diploma Program


Course Length: 210 hours