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Maternity Acupuncture - Clinical Realities: Problem Solving Through Clinical Scenarios (from Dublin, Ireland)

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Live Online Webinar
Saturday June 8, 2019 1:00 am PDT to Sunday June 9, 2019 9:00 am PDT
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Pacific Standard Time PST/PDT (Vancouver BC, Los Angeles CA)

Please note timezones!

This is STREAMING LIVE FROM IRELAND (GMT timezone) so please check below the corresponding time in your location.

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 fulfil all 50 hours of live CEUs for California. You have 2 years access to the recording to complete for CEU/PDA.

Dublin, Ireland (UTC +1) Saturday, June 8th and Sunday, June 9th - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm GMT - please check below the corresponding time in your location.

 

 If you would like to attend this event in-person in Dublin, you can register here.

 

This course offers acupuncturists an overview of key issues relating to the clinical practice of treating women in pregnancy and the postpartum. This includes western medical concepts impetrative for safe practice as well as experienced treatment suggestions for difficult cases from experienced practitioners. This includes understanding the treatment of nausea, hyperemesis, threatened miscarriage pre-labour rupture of membranes, anxiety and depression and postpartum.

Case histories and group discussions will be used generate discussion to assist practitioners build their clinical confidence. Several scenarios for each session will be used to illustrate the realities of clinical practice, red flags that require attention and Chinese medicine considerations. Following an opportunity for participants to problem solve within a small group, Debra will lead a feedback session, followed by presenting treatment recommendations.

 

Please note timezones!

This is STREAMING LIVE FROM IRELAND (GMT timezone) so please check below the corresponding time in your location.

Dublin, Ireland (UTC +1) Saturday, June 8th and Sunday, June 9th - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm GMT

Live Webinar: 1:00 am PST, June 8th, 2019.
START TIME FOR DIFFERENT TIME ZONES:
  • Honolulu, HI, USA HST (UTC -10) Fri, Jun 7, 2019 10:00 pm - 6:00 pm (Sat, Jun 8)
  • Denver, CO, USA MST (UTC -6) Sat, Jun 8, 2019 2:00 am - 10:00 am
  • Houston, TX, USA CST (UTC -5) Sat, Jun 8, 2019 3:00 am - 11:00 am
  • New York, NY, USA EST (UTC -4) Sat, Jun 8, 2019 4:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • London, United Kingdom GMT (UTC +1) Sat, Jun 8, 2019 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Tel Aviv, Israel IST (UTC +3) Sat, Jun 8, 2019 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Sydney, Australia AEDT (UTC +10) Sat, Jun 8, 2019 6:00 pm - 2:00 am (Sun, Jun 9)
  • Auckland, New Zealand NZDT (UTC +12) Sat, Jun 8, 2019 8:00 pm - 4:00 am (Sun, Jun 9)

Goals and Objectives

Acupuncturists taking this class can expect to identify the key safety issues for referral to western medical care for pregnancy care and deepen their understanding of acupuncture treatment approaches for pregnant and postpartum women presenting in clinical practice.

 

Detailed Outline

- Saturday

  • Session one: Nausea and Hyperemesis
  • Session two: Threatened miscarriage and bleeding in early pregnancy
  • Session three: Adverse outcomes including miscarriage, foetal demise and stillbirth
  • Session four: Uncomplicated first trimester pregnancies with a complicated pre pregnancy history; ART, previous pregnancy complications, recurrent miscarriage

 

- Sunday

  • Session one: Lost potential: Promoting use of postnatal care
  • Session two: What separates birth preparation from induction of labour?
  • Session three: What keeps me awake at night? A discussion on promoting safe and ethical clinical practice using the re-occurring themes for placenta previa, induction and breech seen in Facebook posts and e- mail questions
  • Session four: Lower Back and pelvic pain:  the ‘backbone’ of a pregnancy practice. Importance of promotion due to current physiotherapy and dry needling practices

 

Catalog: 
Pending: 
NCCAOM AOM-AC: 
12.00
Texas General Acupuncture: 
12.00
Massachusetts Core Knowledge: 
12.00
Florida General: 
12.00
California Category : 
Category 1

Debra gradu­ated from the London College of Acupuncture in 1989. With a practice based in women’s health she commenced acupuncture courses for midwives in 1997. This led to publications on the use of acupuncture and acupressure in obstetric practice including the text book “The Essential Guide to Acupuncture in Pregnancy & Childbirth” in 2006, which has been translated into German and French.

Debra completed her PhD on the use of acupuncture in threatened miscarriage in 2014 through the University of Western Sydney and is currently the Director of Postgraduate Programmes for an online Masters course through New Zealand School Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine.

She is also a clinical supervisor at a hospital antenatal acupuncture clinic in New Zealand, and lectures internationally on the use of acupuncture in obstet­ric care. She currently resides with her husband and three children in Wellington, New Zealand.



$300.00 USD