Paediatric Courses & Webinars
For practitioners who wish to start post-graduate training in paediatrics or who are looking for further paediatric acupuncture training, please see the options below.
Online Complete Paediatric Acupuncture Program with TCM Academy : NEXT COHORT FEBRUARY 2024 - REGISTRATION OPEN!
The program includes 27 hours of pre-taped classes + 10 live meetings (totally 26 hours). Live classes will take place via Zoom.
The group will have an open Whatsapp group where you can exchange information and get more immediate support from Rebecca Avern.
Although this course is purely online, it includes an overview of a wide variety of non-needle techniques, and participants will be given access to supporting videos of these techniques. The course will enable you to confidently and competently treat babies, children and teenagers of all ages.
This course is suitable for practitioners all over the world. Participants are encouraged to join the live sessions, but the sessions are all recorded and will be made available for at least one year.
The next cohort begins on 24th February 2024. For further information or to register, please follow the link below to TCM Academy: Complete Paediatric Acupuncture Program
One year Diploma in Paediatric Acupuncture from the renowned College of Integrated Chinese Medicine, UK
This course is aimed at practitioners either living in the UK or within easy travelling distance of the UK. It is a seventeen day course run over 10 months, which has theory, practical and clinical elements. The theory part of the course takes place with live, interactive teaching via Zoom (9 days). There are also 4, in person, practical days which take place in Reading, UK. Finally, there are 4 clinical days, when participants will have the chance to treat children under supervision.
The next cohort begins in September 2024. For further information and to apply, please follow the link below
Paediatric Acupuncture Diploma at CICM
Short educational webinars
Chinese Medicine Paediatric Essentials
This course is block A of the paediatric acupuncture program and is also crucial for several stand-alone paediatric courses. https://www.tcm.ac/courses/chinese-medicine-paediatric-essentials-008/?v=88588bacf0da
Treating Sleep Problems in Babies, Children and Teenagers
During this course, we will explore in detail the pathologies involved when babies, children and teenagers struggle to sleep, understand what “normal” sleep is and how to treat the different conditions using acupuncture.
Treating Urinary Tract Infections (UTI’s) in Children
This course addresses a commonly seen disorder in the paediatric acupuncture clinic – urinary tract infections (UTIs). Acupuncture can be of great value in both acute and chronic or recurrent UTIs in children.
Acupuncture for Childhood Eczema
In this course, Rebecca Avern explored one of the most commonly seen paediatric disorders for which children are brought for treatment; eczema. She covers pathology, diagnosis and acupuncture treatments.
Calming the Emerging Mind
The Treatment of Teenage Anxiety and Depression with Acupuncture and Non-Needle Techniques.
Paediatric Masterclass: Non-Needle Methods for Paediatric Mental Health
A deep dive into non-invasive protocols that really work in the paediatric clinic.