Monday, May 13, 2019

Bill Reddy

Monday, May 13, 2019

7:30 – 9:00 pm

Center for Spiritual Enlightenment
222 N. Washington St., Falls Church, VA 22046

Introduction to Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine

This presentation will cover:
– A brief History of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM)
– Fundamental differences between TCM and Western Medicine
– Different styles of acupuncture
– Major diagnostic methods
– Therapeutic techniques
– Educational requirements to be a licensed acupuncturist
– Herbology, myths and reality
– Major NIH studies
– Conditions acupuncture is effective at treating

BIOGRAPHY

Bill Reddy, L.Ac. serves on the Executive Committee of the Integrative Health Policy Consortium, is the former President of the Acupuncture Society of Virginia, and former Vice President of the American Association of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (The “AMA of acupuncture). He is the author of over 100 publications and editor/contributor of a book entitled “The Scientific Basis of Integrative Health.” Bill is an avid practitioner of Tai Chi and Qi Gong and is a board-certified acupuncturist practicing in Annandale, Virginia. He has also spoken at national conferences including the Integrative Healthcare Symposium where other nationally known experts Deepak Chopra, Jeff Bland, Joe Pizzorno and Mark Hyman were presenting.