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Advanced Constitutional Facial Acupuncture™ A 4-day Certification Series

13 Nov 2019 1:50 PM | Charissa Haines (Administrator)

Advanced Constitutional

Facial Acupuncture™

A 4-day Certification Series


Mary Elizabeth Wakefield, L. Ac., M. S., M. M.; and

Diana Horowitz, L. Ac., Certified Teacher (4 Corners Area)

March 20-23, 2020

Southwest Acupuncture College, Boulder, CO

9:30 am – 6 :30 pm

30 CEs/PDAs (CA/NCCAOM; pre-approved)

Join these innovators in the field.  Mary Elizabeth Wakefield is the creator of 20 different seminars, which have established her reputation worldwide.  Diana Horowitz, facial rejuvenation acupuncture specialist in Denver, CO, is a graduate of Ms. Wakefield’s GOLD STANDARD FACIAL ACUPUNCTURE® Certification Program and co-creator of the Integrative Microneedling for Acupuncturists seminar. 


Early bird: practitioners/students (ends December 2, 2019):

$700 ($670 + $30)/$500 ($470 + $30)

Regular/Late Registration:

Practitioners: $830 ($800 + $30); after 2/3/20, $930 ($900 + $30)

Students: $630 ($600 + $30); after 2/3/20, $730 ($700 + $30)

15% discount for current advanced SWAC students (off regular rate)

10% discount for SWAC alumni and members of the
Acupuncture Association of Colorado (off regular rate)

Additional discount granted for registering for this Advanced Constitutional Facial Acupuncture Seminar AND the Vibrational Acupuncture Seminar held on March 13th-16th, 2020 in the NW Denver area. Contact MichelAngelo for details at chi.akra@gmail.comwww.facialacupuncture-wakefieldtechnique.com; 888-652-5550/646-647-5646

Register online now at:

 http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=l98e8qcab&oeidk=a07egpjh51f6970e95a; or https://tinyurl.com/yyajen7b

Contact Chi-Akra Center for Ageless Aging with questions about seminar content: chi.akra@gmail.comwww.facialacupuncture-wakefieldtechnique.com, and more information about Mary Elizabeth; 888-652-5550/646-647-5646

This 4-day certification series presents the "core" facial acupuncture treatment protocols of the Somatic level of The Wakefield Technique™, utilizing 2 different acu-muscle facial needling techniques that are highly effective, supported by a wealth of constitutional treatment protocols, and a topical herbal protocol that will enhance the results of the facial needling.

The certification series is comprised of the following two modules:

*     Foundations of Constitutional Facial Acupuncture Renewal, 20-21 March

*     Advanced Constitutional Facial Acupuncture Renewal, 22-23 March

Module 1: participants will learn the following:

*     A safe painless approach to facial acupuncture

*     Benefits/contraindications

*     Lavier’s gentle facial acu-muscle techniques

*     An introduction to facial motor points (for sagging neck, jowls)

*     Eight Extraordinary meridians

*     A full topical Chinese herbal protocol

Module 2: participants will learn the following:

*     The energetics of the face

*     Functions and treatment of 21 facial motor points

*     5 Element pathology and constitutional needling protocols

*     Japanese scar therapy

*     A full topical Chinese herbal protocol

*     Plus new advanced techniques (TBA)!!

The Instructors will demonstrate the protocols, and participants will give and receive treatments under supervision (wear comfortable clothing).  Note:  These treatments are very comprehensive and, in addition to offering highly effective Facial Renewal approaches, can be used in the treatment of Bell's palsy, TMJ, stroke and post-operative neuropathies, etc.

Materials Fee: $30 is to be paid directly to the Instructors for complimentary needles, all supplies, creation and maintenance of a listing in an online Referrals database, and generation of a PDF certificate of completion;  fee is included with online registration.

*Note: “Advanced students” do not include doctoral candidates, those individuals who have already graduated from acupuncture school, already taken their Boards, or are waiting for results of the same and their license, or who are already licensed practitioners.

Included in the seminar: handouts (booklet), Seirin needles from Lhasa OMS, Chinese herbs, essential oils, creams, jade rollers, etc., used in the treatments, CEs/PDAs.  An online referrals listing will also be created. 

Cancellation Policy: Cancellation requests must be made in writing no later than 4 weeks prior to the seminar; a refund in full will be granted, a less a $50 processing fee.  No refunds will be granted after that date; participants who fail to attend after registration, i.e., no-shows, will not receive a refund. Any cancellations after 20 February 2020 are subject to conditions of force majeure, i.e., act of God, and our interpretation of the same. If the seminar is cancelled by the sponsors, full tuition will be refunded.

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