Listing of all academic courses offered at California Institute of Integral Studies.
American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine ACM 7111 2.00
This course presents the etiology and pathology of selected cancers from both Chinese medicine and Western medicine viewpoints. Students will be introduced to caner-related Western medicine. Students will learn how to integrate a variety of Chinese medicine modalities (acupuncture, herbs, diet and qigong) to support patients undergoing conventional cancer care. The ethics pertaining to treating cancer patients will be discussed. Utilizing case studies student will become more confident and comfortable treating patients with cancer in the clinical setting. Prerequisites: ACM6235, ACM6241 ACM6235, ACM6241