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by ShinKyu University and AMPT (Advanced Movement Performance Therapy)


Introduction to Japanese Acupuncture: Hara Palpation & Diagnosis.


✔️Learn the foundations of Shonishin technique or refine your current practice and the most common pediatric presentations and how to use Shonishin to treat them.

April 6-7 2024, 9 AM to 5 PM

Location: Bru Columbanus, Cardinal Way, Wilton, Cork, Ireland T12 TN97.


All enquiries: Coordinator: Garrett Flynn (Advanced Movement Peformance Therapy). M: +353 83 3780158. E: [email protected]



About the workshop

This, 2-day workshop offers a hands-on approach into the principles and practices of Palpation & Diagnosis, as used in the Japanese style of acupuncture. It will be of benefit to those already practicing this system, and for pratitioners from other backgrounds such as; TCM, Five Elements, Worsley, Korean etc. It will be of particular benefit to practitioners looking to develop their skills, and technique approaches, around

Day 1

– Japanese pulse diagnosis: TCM Zang Fu pulse taking vs three levels.

– Japanese Meridian Therapy, and Iyashi No Michi style of acupuncture.

– Palpation skills and assessments: basics on skill palpation, what to look for, indications, and common patterns.

– Introduction to Japanese neele technique, sashide/oshide, nenshin.

Day 2

– Hara diagnosis: placement, assessment, unsterstanding different patterns, and what they mean.

– Introduction to the concept of live points, how to locate and utilise them in treatment.

– Understanding Hara/pulse diagnosis, and how to incorporate into practice.

Places are limited for this special 2-day workshop.

All enquiries: Coordinator: Garrett Flynn (Advanced Movement Peformance Therapy). M: +353 83 3780158. E: [email protected]


Cost: €395 (includes a light lunch & refreshments on both days). 14 CEC's (certificate of attendance on completion).


For those who would like to become a ShinKyu University member please do so by setting up your interview for the mentorship now!

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