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Spiritual, Health, and Wellness Center Acupressure Slideshow

  1. 1. ACUPRESSURE Presented by Kay H. Lowell, DCT(P)Spiritual, Health, and Wellness Center
  2. 2. What It IsAcupressure is an ancient form ofTraditional Chinese Medicine(TCM) using the fingers to presskey points, which stimulate thebodys natural self-curativeabilities.
  3. 3. What It IsStimulating these points releasesendorphins, which areneurochemicals that relieve pain,so pain is blocked.
  4. 4. What It IsAcupressure is a safe and gentlealternative therapy used to relievesymptoms from many commondisorders.
  5. 5. What It IsA skilled practitioner simply usestheir thumbs and fingers(sometimes the elbow, crystals,etc.) to exert pressure to specificbody points, which are located onthe Meridian Energy System Map.
  6. 6. Purpose of AcupressureTo restore and maintain thebalance between body, mind andspirit.
  7. 7. Effective for the Following Conditions• Common Colds• Insomnia• Painful menses• Minor headaches• Leg cramps
  8. 8. Effective for the Following Conditions• Joint and muscle aches• Nasal Bleeding• Asthma• Mild Nausea and/or vomiting and diarrhea
  9. 9. HistoryAcupressure has been practiced asa healing art for more than 5,000years.
  10. 10. HistoryIt is a part of Traditional ChineseMedicine (TCM) and is rooted inTaoism
  11. 11. HistoryPractitioners charged for theirservices only when a patient washealthy. When the patient becameill, practitioners worked to restorehealth and only accepted paymentwhen health was restored.
  12. 12. Foundational Elements of TCMChi or Qi
  13. 13. Foundational Elements of TCMConcept of Yin and Yang
  14. 14. Foundational Elements of TCMThe Five Elements 1.Earth 2.Water 3.Metal 4.Wood 5.Fire
  15. 15. TCM View of ChiTCM holds the belief that Chi/Qi isour life essence and is a vital forcein maintaining and nurturing ourbodies, minds, and spirits.
  16. 16. TCM View of ChiChi is the source of life, inspiration,and action.
  17. 17. Five Main Functions of QiA source of all body activity andmovement
  18. 18. Five Main Functions of QiIt warms the body and maintainsnormal body temperature.
  19. 19. Five Main Functions of QiIt protects the body from harmfulexternal environmental factors.
  20. 20. Five Main Functions of QiIt transforms food and air intoother vital substances.
  21. 21. Five Main Functions of QiIt helps hold organs, vessels, andbody tissues in their correct placeso they function properly.
  22. 22. TCM and Yin/Yang Theory• Yin-yang theory—the concept of two opposing, yet complementary, forces that shape the world and all life—is central to TCM.• Used to describe the cyclical nature of energy.• Sometimes viewed as Feminine/Masculine, Dark/Light• Influences all areas of life• Cannot have one without the other and are interdependent• Transform into each other• The contrasting dot within represents the contrasting elements of the other contained within.
  23. 23. TCM and Yin/Yang TheoryYin-yang theory—the concept oftwo opposing, yet complementary,forces that shape the world and alllife—is central to TCM.
  24. 24. TCM and Yin/Yang TheoryUsed to describe the cyclicalnature of energy.
  25. 25. TCM and Yin/Yang TheorySometimes viewed asFeminine/Masculine, Dark/Light
  26. 26. TCM and Yin/Yang TheoryCannot have one without the otherand are interdependent
  27. 27. TCM and Yin/Yang TheoryThe contrasting dot withinrepresents the contrastingelements of the other containedwithin.
  28. 28. Theory of Five ElementsTCM also uses the theory ofWu Xing or five elements—fire, earth, metal, water,and wood—to explain howthe body works; theseelements correspond toparticular organs andtissues in the body.
  29. 29. When Yin and Yang are in harmonyand when the Five Elements are inharmony, there is balance andgood health.
  30. 30. Meridian Energy SystemIn the TCM view, a vital energy or lifeforce called qi or chi circulates in thebody through a system of pathways orchannels called meridians. Health is anongoing process of maintainingbalance and harmony in the circulationof qi.
  31. 31. Meridian Energy SystemThe meridian system is an energydistribution network that is alsoenergetic.
  32. 32. Meridian Energy SystemQi is like a river flowing toward itsultimate source, the ocean.
  33. 33. Meridian Energy SystemMeridians represent areas of highqi concentration where the energyis dynamic.
  34. 34. Meridian Energy SystemAny block to that energy flow willresult in an imbalance that ismanifested in dis-ease or illness.
  35. 35. Meridian Energy SystemThere are 14 Primary Meridiansnamed for the organ or functionthey are associated with.
  36. 36. Meridian Energy SystemAcupressure points are named fortheir position on the meridians, forexample, Heart 7 orLarge Intestine 4
  37. 37. Meridian Energy SystemThe meridians are NOT the same asarteries, veins and capillaries, andthey do NOT correspond to anyanatomic map in Westernmedicine.
  38. 38. Symptoms of Chi Deficiency• Deficient Blood• Pale skin• Pale tongue• Irritability• Depression• Physical Weakness• Burn out
  39. 39. When Not To Have AcupressureWhile Acupressure is a safe andnon-invasive technique, there aresome conditions in whichacupressure should be avoided.
  40. 40. When Not To Have AcupressurePeople who are hemophiliacs,women who are pregnant, peoplewho have recently taken drugs oralcohol, who may have severpsychotic conditions, or have acutecardiovascular disorder shouldavoid having acupressure.
  41. 41. Acupressure For Animals

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