In this course you will learn a novel explanation of Qi using scientific terms and embryonic origins. We will review the horary cycle, yin yang relationships, element theory, acupuncture channels, and acupuncture points. You will review appropriate angles and depths of needle applications. In addition, you will learn ways to communicate and explain how acupuncture works to your patients and other providers using Western terminology that is congruent with Eastern principles. Lastly, you will learn how acupuncture can be used to stimulate the nervous system and potentially help with various neuromusculoskeletal conditions/symptoms.