Upcoming Courses

2018

Foundations of Constitutional Facial Renewal

January 28-29, 1:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Sandman Suites Hotel and pHresh Spa

1160 Davie St, Vancouver BC, V6E 1N1, Canada

Foundations of Constitutional Facial Acupuncture Renewal™ is a comprehensive seminar which provides the practitioner/advanced student with the basics for all the other facial acupuncture protocols created by Mary Elizabeth Wakefield, L. Ac., M. S., M. M., featured in her 3-tiered Practitioner Certification Program offered through Chi-Akra Center. It is the foundation upon which everything else is built.

Participants will be introduced to safe, painless and effective protocols for renewing the face as well as the body. This course will teach the acupuncturist how to customize a facial acupuncture treatment by ascertaining the 5 Element constitution and meridian imbalances involved in the aging process of the patient. The seminar will also include:

  • The history of facial acupuncture
  • Contraindications/benefits
  • The Eight Extraordinary meridians
  • Specific acupuncture points for face and body
  • Jacques Lavier’s acu-muscle facial needling techniques
  • An introduction to motor point needling for the neck
  • Kidney spirit points
  • Chinese physiognomy: Five Element hand and face reading
  • Important operational information, general rules and supplies needed for facial acupuncture treatments
  • A full topical herbal treatment protocol using herbal masks, creams, and essential oils, and jade rollers
  • The Instructor will demonstrate all techniques, and the participants will give and receive treatments

Sign up now to reserve your spot in this hands-on boutique course!

 


Tuition:early bird



Cancellation Policy:

Cancellation requests must be made in writing no later than 4 weeks prior to the seminar; no refunds will be granted after that date. A $50 processing fee will be charged for any cancellations prior to that date. Any cancellations after December 28, 2017 are subject to conditions of force majeure, i.e., act of God, and the Instructor’s interpretation of the same. If the seminar is canceled, full tuition will be refunded.

 

 

 

Foundations of Constitutional Facial Renewal

May 13-14, 1:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Sandman Suites Hotel and pHresh Spa

1160 Davie St, Vancouver BC, V6E 1N1, Canada

2017

September 10-11, 2017, 1:00 pm to 9:00 pm – Foundations of Constitutional Facial Renewal

Sandman Suites Hotel and pHresh Spa

1160 Davie St, Vancouver BC, V6E 1N1, Canada

 

2016

Balance Acupuncture and Massage

#105-4338 Main Street, Vancouver, BC V5V 3P9, Canada
August 19-21, 2016, 9:00 am to 6:00 pm