Acupressure for Pain Relief

Acupressure for Pain Relief

10 STUDENTS ENROLLED

Overview

Acupressure, not to be mixed up with acupuncture, is an alternative therapy derived from Traditional Chinese Medicine. It involves applying pressure to certain points on the body along the various lines of energy to treat muscular pain and poor circulation and decrease tension. With interest growing in acupressure, as well as in many other popular alternative therapies, now is the right time to learn how it’s done, and this Acupressure for Pain Relief course aims to teach you just that.

You begin with a lesson on the typical differences between approaches to maintaining good health and treating illnesses in the East as opposed to here in the West. After that, you will cover the human energy field, the chakra and meridian systems, the influence of ch’i over the functioning of the human body and the Five Elements Theory, which comprises of metal, wood, water, fire and earth. This theory is believed to be connected to the meridian system and associated organs inside us all.

After these courses, you move onto more practical lessons about acupressure. Here, you will learn some of the most successful acupressure techniques and treatments, as well as how to locate the correct pressure points, summarise what alarm points refer to and identify which techniques can be used for the related modes of relaxation. This course deals with pain across the body, from problems with the lower and upper backto neck, shoulder and knee issues, and is designed to address and permanently remove the causes of pain.

You will be taught to evaluate common emergency conditions, identify the major acupressure points, explore the different zones of the body and summarise the main therapeutic areas in Auriculotherapy. This is another type of alternative medicine based around the significance of the ear as a microsystem of the rest of the body. You will also discover how to examine a person and rebalance their emotions to counteract negative feelings or thoughts.

Informative and enjoyable, this is the perfect course if you’re interested in acupressure or Traditional Chinese Medicine as a whole. With the accredited certification this Acupressure for Pain Relief course provides after completing it, you will have the correct qualifications and knowledge to treat others and watch your profits soar.

Course design

The course is delivered through our online learning platform, accessible through any internet-connected device. There are no formal deadlines or teaching schedules, meaning you are free to study the course at your own pace.

You are taught through a combination of

  • Online study materials
  • Mock exams
  • Multiple-choice assessment

How is the course assessed?

To successfully complete the course you must pass an automated, multiple-choice assessment. The assessment is delivered through our online learning platform. You will receive the results of your assessment immediately upon completion.

Will I receive a certificate of completion?

Upon successful completion you will qualify for the UK and internationally-recognised professional qualification and you can choose to make your achievement formal by obtaining your PDF Certificate at a cost of £9 and Hardcopy Certificate for £15.

Why study this course

Whether you’re an existing practitioner or aspiring professional, this course will enhance your expertise and boost your CV with key skills and an accredited qualification attesting to your knowledge.

The Acupressure for Pain Relief is open to all, with no formal entry requirements. All you need is a passion for learning, a good understanding of the English language, numeracy and IT, and to be over the age of 16.

Course Curriculum

Introduction
Introduction 00:01:00
Requirements Before Receiving Your Qualification 00:01:00
What is Acupressure?
What is Acupressure? 00:02:00
How to Apply Pressure to Acupressure Points 00:02:00
Self Acupressure 00:01:00
Key Points to Remember 00:01:00
What are Meridians?
What are Meridians? 00:01:00
The Role of the Meridians 00:02:00
The Meridian Clock 00:01:00
Key Points to Remember 00:01:00
Essentials Before Getting Started 00:01:00
Acupressure Treatment Protocol for Reliving Stress & Anxiety
How to Begin and End an Acupressure Treatment 00:01:00
Potent Points to Clear Channel Pain 1 00:01:00
Potent Points to Clear Channel Pain 2 00:01:00
Potent Points to Clear Channel Pain 3 00:01:00
Potent Points to Clear Channel Pain 4 00:01:00
Potent Points to Clear Channel Pain 5 00:01:00
Potent Points to Clear Channel Pain – Part 6 00:01:00
5 Bonus Points for Body Pain 00:02:00
Benefits of Acupressure
Benefits of Acupressure 1 00:02:00
Benefits of Acupressure 2 00:02:00
Benefits of Acupressure 3 00:02:00
Bonus Material - Downloads
Bonus Material – Downloads 00:00:00

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