Combining Shiatsu and TCM – Online Theory CPD


Treat the most common disease presentations in your clinic effectively using Shiatsu and TCM diagnosis.

Through a series of 10 online CPD workshops you will learn new approaches to the treatment of:

  • Lower back and hip pain – Bi-Syndrome
  • Neck and shoulder pain – Frozen shoulder
  • Digestive disorders – Constipation, diarrhoea, IBS
  • Digestive disorders – GERD, acid reflux, nausea, gastritis
  • Mental Emotional conditions – Anxiety, depression & Insomnia
  • Menstrual problem – Working with the menstrual cycle
  • Menopause – Supporting women through the menopause
  • Headaches and Migraines
  • Respiratory problems – coughs & Asthma
  • Urinary problems

And develop and expand your knowledge of:

  • TCM theory and pattern recognition
  • Point knowledge and selection
  • Case study taking – Useful questions to help with clear diagnosis
  • Lifestyle and dietary advice

Workshops are available as stand-alone CPD (units) for £75, or as a whole course at the reduced cost of £600

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– Each online course will cover the TCM theory of specific disease presentations in depth and discuss their practical applications to bodywork and Shiatsu.  Each course is accompanied by a Hands-on Shiatsu workshop in Brighton on the corresponding Sunday, during which you will learn how to apply these theories in practice.

Time: 10am – 3:30pm online

Cost: £75.  All 10 classes can be purchased for £600.


  • Shiatsu Diploma
  • Massage Diploma which includes an element of TCM theory and Acupressure massage


By the end of the workshops you will understand:

  • Common Clinical features and Chinese Patterns
  • Differential Western diagnosis
  • Acute Vs Chronic presentations
  • Case study taking – Useful questions and exercises to help with clear diagnosis.
  • Common Channels involved
  • Key Acupressure points to incorporate into your treatments
  • Review of Acupressure point functions and combinations
  • Dietary and lifestyle advice
  • Patient exercises where appropriate

Learning will take place through

  • Powerpoint presentations
  • Interactive quizzes and discussion session
  • Case study practice in groups
  • Q & A sessions
  • Access to PPP and online quiz after the course to test and refresh your knowledge

For a more in depth syllabus of each CPD module please contact us at

This qualification will enable you to gain access to:

TCM Acupuncture Diploma (For those completing all 10 online and 10 Hands-on workshops in this CPD series)