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Kiiko Matsumoto: Classical and Japanese Acupuncture

Matsumoto is internationally known for her scholarly work on acupuncture and the interpretation of Chinese Classic text. She has published three fundamental texts on acupuncture in the U.S. and has another in press. She regularly publishes articles in the Ido-No-Nippon acupuncture magazine in Japan and has made two video series for this company.

Matsumoto is mostly known for her ability to integrate the work of very important Masters, including Master Nagano, Master Kawai and Dr. Manaka, into a coherent, clinically effective style. She regularly teaches acupuncturists around the world. Her vast clinical experience and powerful teaching styles are her trademark.

Students will explore the following in class discussion and practice:

  • Apply classical Chinese medical theory to specific treatments

  • Bring new meaning to point combination 

  • Apply Kiiko's understanding in clinically effective treatments for treating neurological, emotional, digestive, and spine problems 

  • Integrate point interpretations 

  • Work from a broader perspective in your treatments 

  • Heal the whole person

Kiiko Matsumoto, Lic.Ac.

Kiiko Matsumoto founder of Kiiko Style Acupuncture, is internationally known for her scholarly work on Acupuncture and the interpretation of Chinese Classic texts.  An inspiring therapist, enthusiastic teacher and noted author in both the U.S. and Japan regularly teaches acupuncturists around the world.

Her workshop will thrill, challenge and inspire you. She is an expert in Japanese hara diagnosis, and has developed techniques to aid the therapist in determining the underlying cause of complex conditions. Her vast clinical experience and powerful teaching style are her trademark. When she is not traveling or teaching, Kiiko is at her home in Newton Highlands, MA available for patient visits.

Course Details:

Who can join this unique workshop:
Anyone who has prior formal training in acupuncture. Please contact the SSC for full details.

* SSC Graduate Cost: $350.00 + tax
Non SSC Graduate Cost: $400.00 + tax

*SSC Graduates are anyone who have completed a full acupuncture diploma program at the SSC or completed Japanese Acupuncture training at the SSC.

Course dates: March 23 & 24, 2013

Course times:
Saturday, March 23, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm, 1 hour lunch
Sunday, March 24,  10:00 am to 6:00pm, 1 hour lunch
(SSC will provide lunch on both days)

Registration: Please call 416.323.1818 to register for this course. Payment can be made by Visa or MasterCard or in person using cash or Interac.

Cancellation Policy: Cancellations on or before two weeks prior to the start date will result in a $35 cancellation fee. Cancellations after this date will not receive a refund.