Medical Qigong Classes
Medical Qigong Therapist (MQT)
MQT Program Requirements Overview
500 Hour Program includes MQP requirements
Location: Nature's Path Center
Instructor: Dr. Seth Lefkowitz, D.C., DMQ (China)
500 Hours in five categories:
1) MQP Certificate
3) Anatomy & Physiology
4) Clinical Theatre (a and b)
5) Final Exam
1) MQP PROGRAM
Traditional Chinese Medicine Differential Diagnosis
This fifth module offers the student an understanding of Chinese Differential Diagnosis as it pertains to Medical Qigong energetic principles. Course content will include Introduction To Differential Diagnosis, Diagnosis according to the Eight Energetic Principles, Diagnosis According to Qi, Blood, and Body Fluid Dysfunctions, Diagnosis According to the Five Element Theories, Other Diagnostic Systems and Techniques, Clinical Examination and the Five Main Methods of Medical Qigong Perceptual Diagnosis.
After completing this module, students will begin to diagnose using different approaches to Psycho/Emotional energetic patterns within Traditional Chinese Medicine and Medical Qigong therapy.
Clinical Foundations of Medical Qigong Therapy
In the sixth module the emphasis is placed on treating the patient and establishing a clinical practice based on energetic principles and parameters of Medical Qigong therapy. Students will be treating patients under supervision. Course content will include Treating The Patient, Combining Medical Qigong Therapy with other Traditional Chinese Medicine and Western Medical Healing Modalities, Duration of Clinical Treatments, Precautions and Ethical Considerations for the Qigong Doctor.
After completing this module, students will gain competence in applying energetic principles within the Medical Qigong Treatment Room.
Advanced Treatment Principles of Medical Qigong Therapy
In the seventh module the emphasis is placed on learning advanced treatment principles. Students are taught clinical practice based on advanced energetic principles as well as energetic parameters that govern Medical Qigong therapy. Course content will include , The Five Methods and Nine Stages of Treatment, Balancing the Body's Energetic System, Purging, Tonification, and Regulation Techniques, Clinical Observations of Pathological Energetic Patterns, and Healing the Patient's Mental/Emotional Traumas.
Objectives: After completing this module, students will know how and when to prescribe Medical Qigong exercises and meditations for Purgation, Tonification and Regulation for specific physical and mental medical disorders.
Advanced Treatment Modalities of Medical Qigong Therapy
In the eighth module the emphasis is placed on treating the patient with different modalities and techniques of Medical Qigong therapy. Course content will include Energy Extension and Qi Manipulation Techniques, Qi Extension, Guidance and Regulation Techniques, The Invisible Needle Theory and Application, Energetic Point Therapy and Medical Qigong Massage.
After completing this module, students will gain a greater ability to transform, emit, lead, vibrate and control Qi. Students will also be taught when to use Purgation, Tonification and Regulation techniques to balance the patient's Mental/Emotional energetic system.
3) ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY
4) CLINICAL THEATRE
64 Hours in two categories:
Total Clinical Hours
5) FINAL EXAM