2016 Japanese Acupuncture Seminar Series

StartTime: Sat 14 May 2016 9:00 am
Location: Wellington

The 5 Step Manaka protocol is a powerful treatment tool effective for a wide range of musculoskeletal and internal organ pathologies. The Introductory weekend will introduce basic Steps 1-4. The following 3 weekends will further develop the work, allow for practice and greater mastery of techniques, introducing alternative options for each step.


Weekend 1 May 14-15

• Hara (abdominal) palpation to identify Hara patterns for diagnosis

• Manaka treatment protocol ( Steps 1 – 4 ) - Balance Yin using Ion Pumping Cords /Balance Yang/ Musculoskeletal adjustment (Sotai to address muscle imbalances),Symptomatic treatment using intradermals

Weekend 2 June 11-12

• Alternative treatments for Steps 1 and 2 i.e.: Balance Yin / Balance Yang

• Moxa techniques –direct moxa, cone moxa, needle head.

• Specialized symptomatic treatments using moxa – Digestive, Gynecology, Arthritis, Acute and chronic    strains

• Manaka hammer-for symptomatic treatments

Weekend 3 August 6-7

• Whiplash and hepatitis treatments, polar pairs, open points

• Pain, numbness, burns and scar treatments with IPC

Weekend 4 November 12-13

• Home therapies introduced-sotai exercises, tiger warmer, dietary advise

• Bloodletting and cupping


Course Fee: $475.00 - per weekend, $1800.00 for full program Student Fee: $425.00 -per weekend


Venue: NZ School of Acupuncture-Level 10, 57 Willis Street, CBD, Wellington


Saturdays 9-5pm (Registrations 8.30), Sundays 9-4:30pm


Approved by Acupuncture NZ (NZRA) for 14 hours CPD per weekendfo




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