Chinese herbs can be very helpful in balancing a woman’s body while she is going through menopause. This course teaches practitioners to understand both western functional and Chinese medical physiology, patterns of disharmony, and the application and modification of various Chinese herbal formulas. In addition, the course attempts to answer the question why some women have menopausal symptoms while others do not. Lastly, several case histories demonstrate how herbal formulas have been used to treat menopausal patients.
At the end of this course and after completion of the worksheet, quiz and reading material students will be able to identify the most important menopause patterns, gain deeper understanding of western physiology and treatment using Chinese herbs.