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Luo-collaterals: The Internal Terrain-Emotions, Memory and Blood Flow


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Live Online Webinar
Sunday August 14, 2022 9:00 am to 4:30 pm PDT
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Even if you cannot make the scheduled time for the live webinar, you will still be able to watch the recordings. Video recordings of the live webinar are placed into your account within 48 hours of the class, so the course will be waiting for you to watch when you are ready.
Live webinars fulfill all 50 hours of live CEUs for California. You have 2 years access to the recording to complete for CEU/PDA.

Live Webinar: 9:00 am to 4:30 pm PST, Sunday, August 14, 2022.
  • Honolulu, HI, USA HST (UTC -10) Sun, Aug 14, 2022, 6:00 am - 1:30 pm
  • Los Angeles, CA, USA PST Sun, Aug 14, 2022, 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • Denver, CO, USA MST (UTC -7) Sun, Aug 14, 2022, 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
  • Houston, TX, USA CST (UTC -6) Sun, Aug 14, 2022, 11:00 am -6:30 pm
  • New York, NY, USA EST (UTC -5) Sun, Aug 14, 2022,12:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  • London, United Kingdom GMT (UTC +0) Sun, Aug 14, 2022, 5:00 pm - 12:30 am
  • Tel Aviv, Israel IST (UTC +3) Sun, Aug 14, 2022, 10:00 pm - 2:30 am
  • Sydney, Australia AEDT (UTC +11) Mon, Aug 15, 2022, 2:00 am - 9:30 am
  • Auckland, New Zealand NZDT (UTC +13) Mon, Aug 15, 2022, 4:00 am - 11:30 am

This 6-hour course will explore the importance of the Luo-collateral system in preserving the internal terrain of the body. Once an experience has entered the interior, it must be processed, embodied or released. The circulation of Ying Qi and blood is essential to this process. The Luo-collateral system is a Ying Qi system that profoundly affects the circulation of Qi & blood.

This system provides protection for the zangfu against pernicious influence by holding the experience in the blood and creating new blood vessels. If we cannot learn from an experience or reject it as toxic or not useful, then we must create a holding vessel until we can rally ourselves to face the problem.

This is an act of self-preservation that recognizes that sometimes experiences have such an overwhelming emotional imprint that we are unable to let them go. If the emotions are intense enough or if they linger long enough, they will negatively impact organ function and thus survival. The Luo-collaterals create new vessels as far away from the organs as possible in order to limit the effect the pathogen may have on the zangfu. The cost of this act of self-preservation is twofold. One it results in stagnation of qi and blood. Two, it requires qi, blood and often body fluids to maintain this distancing. We are therefore using resources that might otherwise be used for more optimal health.

Goals and Outlines

  • Attendees will review points and pathways of this system.
  • Attendees will learn how to diagnose and treat Luo pathology.
  • Attendees will explore the impact that emotions have circulation.
  • Attendees will learn how to recognize “fullness” and “emptiness” in the Luos.
  • Attendees will experience the progression of pathology in the Luos from the post-natal channels into the constitution.
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    Dr. Farrell has been practicing and teaching Chinese Medicine and Channel Theory since 1996.

    She directs her teaching towards the empowerment of students with the hope that they will embody the spiritual aspects of Chinese Medicine and make them their own. Dr. Farrell believes that self-cultivation, self-knowledge and critical thinking are essential in developing capacity as a practitioner of Chinese Medicine. To that end, she teaches dynamic, informative and thought-provoking live CEU courses and webinars through LA Herbs and Acupuncture and Healthy Seminars.

    Yvonne earned her doctoral degree in 2007. Her first book, "Psycho-Emotional Pain and the Eight Extraordinary Vessels" was published by Singing Dragon in 2016.


    $160.00 USD

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