Course curriculum

  • 1
    Welcome to the course!
    • A Message from the Instructor
    • Dao Needle Therapy Foundation Course Textbook
    • How to Use This Course
    • Before we begin...
  • 2
    Module 1: The Needle
    • Dao Needle Level 1: Course Outline
    • DAO NEEDLE VS. DRY NEEDLE
    • Dao Needle Level 1: Anatomy of Needle and When to Use
    • Dao Needle Level 1: Contraindications and Safety
    • Caution Area!
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    • Caution Area!
    • Test Your Learning
  • 3
    Module 2: Understanding Pain and Needling
    • Dao Level 1: Understanding the Mechanisms of Pain
    • Mechanisms of Pain Cont.
    • The Physiology of an Ashi Point
    • Dao Needle Level 1: Physiology and Science of Needling
    • Test Your Learning
  • 4
    Module 3: Mapping, Grading and Needling
    • Dao Needle Level 1: Mapping and Grading Ashi Points
    • Mapping and Grading Ashi Points Doc
    • Dao Needle Level 1: Techniques and Practice
    • Dao Needle Level 1: Palpation Diagnosis and Differentiation
    • Dao Needle Therapy Foundations-Palpation
    • Test Your Learning
  • 5
    Module 4 Needling Techniques and Treatments
    • Client communication intro
    • Dao Needle Therapy: Palpation and Needling Practice
    • Dao Needle Foundations Needle Probing
    • Dao Needle Foundations Shoulder
    • Dao Needle Foundations Needling Demo
    • Dao Needle Foundations Scalp
    • Dao Needle Foundations Knee
  • 6
    Final Exam
    • Final Exam
    • Video Submission
  • 7
    Final Exam Practical
    • Video Practical
  • 8
    Next steps
    • Congrats! Here's what's next...
    • More resources for you
    • Before you go...