Exploring Chinese Cosmology At the Beginning of the Wood Dragon Year

Join Patricia Bock for an insightful down-to-earth webinar and gain an understanding of the basics, including the concept of stems and branches, and their connections to elements, animals, years, months, days, and hours.

Exploring Chinese Cosmology At the Beginning of the Wood Dragon Year

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Taking this course, you will

  • Realize the stems and branches principles
  • Know what elements and Yin-Yang polarities are related to the stems and branches
  • See the organ clock from a different perspective

Course Overview

Have you ever been intrigued by the mysteries surrounding Chinese zodiac animals and their associated elements? Wondering about the significance of 2024 as the year of the Wood Dragon? Have you heard about certain years being more auspicious for people having specific zodiac animals in their birth year? Did you know that each of us carries not just one, but four animals in our Bazi (Chinese Astrology) chart? And were you aware that the organ clock in Chinese medicine is tied to this cosmic interplay?

Let’s unravel the fundamental insights behind these phenomena.

Join Patricia Bock for an insightful down-to-earth webinar and gain an understanding of the basics, including the concept of stems and branches, and their connections to elements, animals, years, months, days, and hours. Additionally, we will explore specific acupuncture points and point combinations related to the dynamics of this coming year.

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About the Teacher

Patricia Bock

Patricia Bock practices as an acupuncturist and Chinese medicine therapist at a private practice in Munich, Germany. She completed her basic training in acupuncture and Chinese herbal therapy with Xie Ru and Friedrich Ritzer in 2006 and from 2006 to 2012, she studied annually at the University of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Chengdu/Sichuan. From 2015 to 2018, she completed the Master’s program at Zhejiang Chinese Medical University (ZCMU) in cooperation with the Sino-German TCM Academy and graduated with a “Master of Medicine” (MMed) degree. Since 2010 she has been teaching Chinese medicine at various alternative medicine schools and in private groups in Germany. Since 2019, she is the supervisor of the acupuncture department of the SGTCM Academy, Germany, where she is also a teacher for the basic education program as well as for postgraduate courses. Currently she is the program coordinator and one of the speakers for the Oncology Acupuncture Program and Content Editor at the TCM Academy.

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