Title

What can we Learn About Mental Health from Chinese Medicine?

Document Type

Presentation

Publication Date

2-7-2017

Comments

Dr. Yang is an international expert on classic forms of Chinese Medicine and he has developed a patient care approach that uniquely incorporates acupuncture, Chinese herbal medicine, neuro-emotional technique, nutritional and dietary consultation, psychotherapy and medication management. Dr. Yang is a key physician at the Myrna Brind Center of Integrative Medicine and Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior at Thomas Jefferson University. He is a faculty member of the Integrative Medicine Center of the University of Arizona.

Abstract

Overall Goals and Objectives:

Following this activity, a participant should be able to:

1. Identify recent advances in integrative medical care and discuss their application to clinical practice.

2. Describe the latest data on complementary and alternative medical therapies that could improve patient outcomes.

3. Discuss core integrative medicine topics that patients frequently ask physicians about.

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