Introduction to Herbal Theory

Course Length

20 hours of study

Course Description:

The TCM Herbal Medicine Theory course begins with basic foundation theories of the energetic properties, channel trophisms, tastes, actions and categories of Chinese medicinal herbs employed therapeutically. Students will be introduced to detailed analysis of the different types of herb classes, categories and sub-categories of Traditional Chinese medicinal herbs and their relation to their primary therapeautic action. The Herbal Theory course will provide students with the opportunity to explore various clinical applications, indications and contraindications through the continuous study of Chinese medicinal herbs.