Listing of all academic courses offered at California Institute of Integral Studies.
American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine AOM 9712 1.00
In this class students examine the changes women undergo in menopause, and the management of this transition using Chinese medicine. The class focuses on menopausal syndromes and osteoporosis in postmenopausal women. Students review physiology, pathology, etiology, diagnosis and the treatment for these conditions. The impact of lifestyle and the role of wellness will be discussed. Treatment approaches include Chinese herbs, acupuncture, and diet. Care is discussed in the context of integrative medicine.