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Logan University’s Postgraduate Department is committed to bring a wide variety of seminars that meeting state requirements, while at the same time, offering interesting and applicable seminar offerings, all at an affordable price. 

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Phone: 800-842-3234 
Email: PostGrad@logan.edu 
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  • Acupuncture - Basic: Multiple Dates

    Course Descriptions:
    The 100-Hour Acupuncture Certification course teaches history, philosophy and theories. The six session course is designed to prepare the attendee to successfully take and pass any required examinations for licensure. The sessions include the history, philosophy, theories, practical workshops, quizzes and a final examination all directed at achieving clinical and academic proficiency in the practice of acupuncture. Needles and sharps containers are available for purchase at the seminars.

    In Session #1, students are taught the history, basics and some advanced principles in preparation to begin the practice of acupuncture. An overview of the 14 main meridians, chi flow, energy clock and yin/yang, origin of acupuncture, body measurement, levels of treatment and a detailed explanation of the twelve kinds of acupuncture points and their exact functions, superficial cycle of chi flow and deep cycle of chi flow, the vital substances, identification of patterns, a detailed study of Lung Meridian Patterns and a detailed study of Large Intestine Meridian as well as an introduction to tongue diagnosis, pulse diagnosis, cupping and moxa are discussed.

    In Session #2, students will be introduced to press needles, tacks, magnets and pellets. In addition, an introduction to acupuncture for pain control, discusses acupuncture for sports injuries, five phase theory, introduction to electronic graphing and acupuncture for musculoskeletal conditions is discussed. Other topics include: stomach meridian patterns, diet, emotions, climate, Qi Deficiency, cold, Yin Deficiency and fire. In addition, a detailed study of the spleen meridian patterns and needling of each point and clean needle techniques are discussed.

    In Session #3, the following topics are discussed: heart meridian patterns, Qi Deficiency, Yang Deficiency, Yang Collapse, blood deficiency, Yin Deficiency, Fire Blazing, phlegm, blood stagnation, combinations and needling of each point. He also presents study of the Small Intestine Meridian, Special Effect Points, and conditions treatable. In addition, the 12 divergent channels, 15 connecting channels, and root 5 and branch theory are discussed. Lastly, the following topics are discussed: bladder meridian patterns, climate, emotions, excess sex, damp-heat, damp-cold, deficiency, combinations, kidney meridian patterns, hereditary weaknesses, chronic illness, overwork, premature aging, Qi Not Firm, failure to receive chi, loss of essence, combinations and needling.

    In Session #4, a detailed study of the pericardium meridian, special effect points and conditions treatable with needling of each point are discussed. A detailed study of San Jiao Meridian patterns, Upper, Middle and Lower Burners, with needling will also be discussed. The micro systems: scalp, hands, face and ear and facial rejuvenation (TCM, Korean, Electro) are identified. He also describes the identification of patterns according to the five elements. Lastly, a detailed study of the gall bladder meridian patterns, diet, emotions, climate, damp-heat, deficiency and needling of each point is covered. A practice workshop on the tongue and pulse are also discussed.

    Tuition:
    Early Bird (Ends 15 days prior to session): $285 per session
    Regular: $320 per session
    One-time Fee: $35 for required manual (purchased at Session #1)

    Instructor:
    Zev Myerowitz, DC, Dipl.Ac (NCCAOM), Lac.

    Session Dates:
    Session #2: October 22, 2016: 8am-7pm & October 23, 2016: 8am-1:45pm
    Session #3: November 19, 2016: 8am-7pm & November 20, 2016: 8am-1:45pm
    Session #4: December 17, 2016: 8am-7pm & December 18, 2016: 8am-1:45pm
    Session #5: January 21, 2017: 8am-7pm & January 22, 2017: 8am-1:45pm
    Session #6: February 25, 2017: 8am-7pm & February 26, 2017: 8am-1:45pm


    Session #1: May 20, 2017: 8am-7pm & May 21, 2017: 8am-1:45pm
    Session #2: June 10, 2017: 8am-7pm & June 11, 2017: 8am-1:45pm
    Session #3: July 15, 2017: 8am-7pm & July 16, 2017: 8am-1:45pm
    Session #4: August 12, 2017: 8am-7pm & August 13, 2017: 8am-1:45pm
    Session #5: September 9, 2017: 8am-7pm & September 10, 2017: 8am-1:45pm
    Session #6: October 7, 2017: 8am-7pm & October 8, 2017: 8am-1:45pm

     

  • Acupuncture - Advanced

    Course Description:
    The Advanced Acupuncture classes delve deep into all aspects of acupuncture and can lead to Diplomate status with the American Academy of Chiropractic Acupuncture and eligibility to sit for the Diplomate examination of the American Board of Chiropractic Acupuncture.

    In Session# 4, students will learn the Taoist Diagnosis and Treatment of Internal Conditions, TCM and Taoist Diagnosis and Treatment of Female Gynecological Disorders including Infertility and Menopause, Taoist Diagnosis and Treatment of Cancer, AIDS and Hepatitis and introduction to Master Tung Acupuncture and Master Tung Points.

    In Session #5, discussions continue about the Master Tung's Points.

    Tuition:
    Early Bird (Ends 15 days prior to session): $355 per session
    Regular: $395 per session

    Instructor:
    Zev Myerowitz, DC, Dipl.Ac (NCCAOM), Lac.

    Session Dates:
    No dates available at this time.

  • Acupuncture - Diplomate: Multiple Dates

    Course Description:
    Coming Soon

    Tuition:
    Early Bird (Ends 15 days prior to session): $355 per session
    Regular: $395 per session
    Required Text: Foundation of Chinese Medicine by Macioca

    Instructor:
    Zev Myerowitz, DC, Dipl.Ac (NCCAOM), Lac.

    Session Dates:
    Session #1: February 4, 2017: 8am-8pm & February 5, 2017: 7am-3pm
    Session #2: March 4, 2017: 8am-8pm & March 5, 2017: 7am-3pm
    Session #3: April 1, 2017: 8am-8pm & April 2, 2017: 7am-3pm
    Session #4: May 6, 2017: 8am-8pm & May 7, 2017: 7am-3pm
    Session #5: June 3, 2017: 8am-8pm & June 4, 2017: 7am-3pm

  • Auriculotherapy and Scalp Micro-Acupuncture: Feb. 11th

    Course Description:
    Coming Soon

    Tuition:
    Early Bird (Ends January 27): $195
    Regular: $230

    Instructor:
    Gary Ditson, DC, Lac.

    Session Dates:
    February 11, 2017: 1-7pm & February 12, 2017: 8am-2pm

  • Biomechanics of Golf: May 13th

    Course Description:
    Coming Soon

    Location:
    Far Oaks Golf Club, Caseyville, IL

    Tuition:
    $335 (All attendees must preregister)

    Instructor:
    Michael Murphy, DC

    Session Dates:
    May 13, 2017: 8am-8pm

  • Chiropractic Pediatrics Certificate Program: Multiple Dates

    Course Description:
    This three session, 36 hour program allows participants the opportunity to earn a certificate in chiropractic pediatrics.

    Session #1: The seminar discusses various ailments surrounding preconception, trimesters one through three and ending with postpartum recovery. Material will be discussed with attention and emphasis on holistic and chiropractic approaches for treatment.

    Session #2: This seminar discusses prenatal development of the cranium, the most common pediatric conditions with known cranial etiologies, prenatal treatment of gravid female to prevent cranial distortion patterns, cranial molding and cranial examination of the neonate, infant cranial corrections, neonatal correction instruction, plagiocephaly and corrections of the cranial strain patterns.

    Session #3: Course description coming soon.

    Tuition:
    Early Bird (Ends 15 days prior to session): $225 per session
    Regular: $255 per session

    Instructor:
    Suzanne Seekins, DC, DICS

    Session Dates:
    Session #1: November 5, 2016: 1-7pm & November 6, 2016: 8am-2pm Session #2: December 3, 2016: 1-7pm & December 4, 2016: 8am-2pm Session #3: January 14, 2017: 1-7pm & January 15, 2017: 8am-2pm

  • Chiropractic Care for the Truck Driver

    Course Description:
    The objective of this course is to provide the attendee with an overview of common musculoskeletal disorders encountered in a commercially-licensed driver population. Chiropractic care will be presented as a viable option for positively impacting patient-reported outcomes and decreasing unnecessary imaging, injections and surgeries. Evidence-based practice methods will be presented for upper extremity and lumbar musculoskeletal complaints encountered in the truck driver patient.

    Tuition:
    Early Bird (Ends October 7): $195
    Regular: $230

    Instructor:
    Erik Moll, DC

    Session Dates:
    No dates available at this time.

  • Chiropractic Care for Women’s Health/Men’s Health

    Course Description:
    Coming Soon

    Tuition:
    Early Bird (Ends January 13): $195
    Regular: $230

    Instructors:
    Michelle Smith, DC; Christine A. Sigman, MD; Michael Thompson, DC, MA, CCWP

    Session Dates:
    January 28, 2017: 1-7pm & January 29, 2017: 8am-2pm

  • EndoNasal Technique and Ischemic Compression Technique: Feb. 18th and 19th

    Course Description:
    Coming Soon

    Tuition:
    Early Bird (Ends February 3): $195
    Regular: $230


    Instructor:
    Michael Fiscella, DC, DABCO

    Session Dates:
    February 18, 2017: 1-7pm & February 19, 2017: 8am-2pm

  • Fascial Neuromechanical Therapy (FNMT)

    Course Description:
    The course teaches altered movement patterns and their fascial causes, neurological causes and mechanical causes. Also discussed is the regional interdependence, functional movement assessments, active taping and an analysis of movement patterns to determine the source of the patient’s dysfunction and their treatment options. Lastly, the course describing, discussing, and demonstrating analysis and treatment of upper cross patterns and lower cross patterns. He wraps up this fascinating presentation with a condition-based approach to frequently occurring common conditions.

    Tuition:
    Early Bird (Ends September 30): $205
    Regular: $230

    Location:
    Courtyard Paducha West, Paducha, KY

    Instructor:
    Vincent DeBono, DC, CSCS

    Session Dates:
    No dates available at this time.

  • Inner Workings of the Myofascial Approaches to the Chiropractic Adjustment

    Course Description:
    This seminar covers soft tissue assessment and treatment correlated with spinal and extremity adjusting methods. An overview of various soft tissue assessments of symptoms systems including functional movement patterns, dysfunctional movement and cross syndromes will also be discussed. This overview of soft tissue assessments of symptoms systems is followed by an overview of HVLA techniques focusing on Reinert Diversified including analysis and identification of subluxation and distortion patterns. Correlation of soft tissue assessment with the diversified technique analysis will determine site of adjustment utilizing various listing systems and concepts. The seminar goes into depth with correlation of upper cross patterns with cervical and thoracic adjusting, myofascial procedures and assessment methods to determine joint versus soft tissue versus motor pattern deficits. The presentation continues through the spine and extremities correlating each section with upper or lower cross patterns in upper extremities, lumbar spine and pelvis and lower extremities.

    Tuition:
    Early Bird (Ends October 28): $105
    Regular: $130

    Instructor:
    Vincent DeBono, DC, CSCS

    Session Dates:
    No dates available at this time.

  • Integrating Nutritional Counseling into a Chiropractic Office: June 24th and 25th

    Course Description

    Discussing topics that are relevant in today's world including:
    • The Importance of Nutrition in the Chiropractic Office
    • Macronutrient Breakdown
    • Blood Sugar Regulation
    • Fad Diets – Understanding what your patients may have already tried
    • Understanding the Clean Eating Lifestyle
    • Counseling: Developing a Protocol


    Tuition:
    $230 Regular Registration
    $195 Early Bird Tuition ( tuition must be received by June 9, 2017 to qualify for discount)

    Instructor:
    Katie Drake Sherer, DC

    Session Dates:
    June 24-25, 2017
    Saturday: 1pm-7pm
    Sunday: 8am-2pm

  • Insurance Consultant Update: Jan. 7th and 8th

    Course Description:
    Coming Soon

    Tuition:
    Early Bird (Ends December 22): $195
    Regular: $230

    Instructor:
    Kelly Brinkman, Dc, MCS-P

    Session Dates:
    January 7, 2017: 1-7pm & January 8, 2017: 8am-2pm

  • Kentucky Peer Review: April 8th

    Course Description:
    Coming Soon

    Location:
    Hilton Garden Inn, Louisville, KY

    Tuition:
    Early Bird (Ends March 27): $155
    Regular: $180

    Instructor:
    Kelly Brinkman, DC, MCS-P

    Session Date:
    April 8, 2017: 10am-4pm

  • Overview: Autism Spectrum Disorders & Supporting Vibrant Health on the Spectrum

    Course Description:
    This 12-hour seminar discusses information on assisting autistic patients. Topics include: an overview of autism including diagnostic criteria, signs of autism-screening and diagnosis, related conditions and medical challenges associated with autistic spectrum disorders. The discussion continues with autism spectrum disorders in the chiropractic office and includes tips for working with health care professionals. Lab tests, basic support strategies including GI support protocols, immune support protocols and diet support including healthy diet tips is also covered. Lastly, information on oral health, calming strategies for anxiety and aggressive behaviors, sleep hygiene tips, attention and focus support and anti-inflammatory and mitochondrial support strategies are discussed.

    Tuition:
    Early Bird (Ends November 28): $195
    Regular: $230

    Instructor:
    Janet Lintala, DC

    Session Dates:
    December 10, 2016: 1-7pm & December 11, 2016: 8am-2pm

  • Overview of Personal Injury for the Practicing Doctor of Chiropractic: March 25th

    Course Description:
    Coming Soon

    Tuition:
    Early Bird (Ends March 10): $195
    Regular: $230

    Instructor:
    Mark Floyd, JD

    Session Dates:
    March 25, 2017: 1-7pm & March 26, 2017: 8am-2pm