Showing articles tagged with 'chinese medicine'
Monday, 3 April 2023
Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) has been practised for thousands of years, and one of its most interesting concepts is the Chinese Medicine Body Clock.
Tuesday, 7 March 2023
Endeavour College of Natural Health
natural health heroes
Buried deep in Aphrodite Bogias’ heart was a passion for helping people connect with nature, but it took some time for Aphrodite to transform that passion into her purpose.
Tuesday, 7 February 2023
Master Tung Ching Chang (1916-1975) has been referred to as the most important and greatest acupuncturist in the history of Chinese medicine. Acupuncture graduate, Nicholas Beasley shares his thoughts and learnings on Tung Acupuncture.
Monday, 6 February 2023
One of the things Glen Furze loves most about teaching is being able to mentor and nurture his students. He’s had a positive impact on hundreds of students during his 22 years with Endeavour, but he hasn’t always been in the natural health space. He’s a…
Sunday, 22 January 2023
“I come from a family of healers – from massage therapists to counsellors,” Endeavour clinical supervisor Arna said. “I was very close to my aunt, who was an acupuncturist, but it never occurred to me that acupuncture could be my career. Through her wor…
Tuesday, 6 December 2022
future of wellness
In under three weeks, Ellen Freeman will have finished her acupuncture degree. She feels passionate and ready to take on the world which is far from the mental and physical fatigue Ellen experienced as a vet nurse.
Wednesday, 19 October 2022
For many, the arrival of spring marks the end of a long, cold winter and the promise of warmer days. In Chinese medicine, the change in seasons is an important transition which brings about new ways of eating and living to stay in tune with nature.
Wednesday, 28 September 2022
natural health heroes
Amidst the clamour of multicultural Melbourne, Nicholas Beasley started to feel the world crowding in on him. To distance himself from the noise without leaving the city, he turned to Eastern philosophies – a journey that led him to Endeavour.
Monday, 18 July 2022
Endeavour academic Benjamin Waters’ first love was acting and theatre. But meditation and martial arts opened his eyes to Eastern healing.
Thursday, 9 June 2022
The practice of Traditional Chinese Medicine, (TCM) is both challenging and rewarding in equal measure and I can think of no career that is more fulfilling. But it can also be more. It can be a calling.
Endeavour College academic Caitlin Armit had never had acupuncture or considered it a career until one of her massage teachers inspired her to learn more about Chinese Medicine.
Wednesday, 27 April 2022
Head of Department – Chinese Medicine Dr Shuai Zheng grew up immersed in martial arts tradition and culture, including the use of Chinese medicine to prevent disease and heal injuries. While he considered a career in pharmacy, Chinese medicine was a mor…