Pediatric Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine with JingShen Pediatrics - Course 4

Module 4: Neurological and Psycho-Emotional Conditions in Pediatric Acupuncture

The intention of this module is to provide the clinician with a strong foundation of understanding the neurologic basis of pathologies in children due to the immaturity of the Water-Wood-Fire triad.

David Miller
David Miller
Thea Elijah
Thea Elijah
Moshe Heller
Moshe Heller
Stephen Cowan
Stephen Cowan

Course Overview

In module 4 of the JingShen Pediatrics course we will examine the physiology and pathology of the neurological system unique to the developing child/ We will explore some common pediatric conditions such as headaches, TBI, tics and seizures, and cerebral palsy and kidney disorders in children. The intention of this module is to provide the clinician with a strong foundation of understanding the neurologic basis of pathologies in children due to the immaturity of the Water-Wood-Fire triad. Special guest lecture by Thea Elijah LAc will discuss psycho-emotional conditions in the adolescent. Special guest lecture by David Miller MD, LAc will discuss the unique function of Eight Extraordinary Vessels in children.


  • Learners will deepen their understanding of the 8 extraordinary vessels as it relates to pediatric development

  • Learners will have a foundational understanding of common neurological conditions and their treatment in Chinese Medicine

  • Learners will have practical treatment strategies for supporting children through difficult phases of development or encounters with developmental delays

  • Learners will explore the philosophy and treatment strategies of supporting adolescents on their developmental journey


  • 0 hrs - 1.5 hrs

    Introduction to developmental neurology and psychology from a Chinese Medicine perspective

  • 1.5 hrs - 3 hrs

    Special presentation with Thea Elijah on understanding and supporting the adolescent journey.

  • 3 hrs - 4.5 hrs

    Treatment of headaches and head injuries in pediatric CM.

  • 4.5 hrs - 6 hrs

    Treatment of common neurological conditions in pediatric CM.

  • 6 hrs - 6.5 hrs

    Case reviews for neurological conditions treated with CM

  • 6.5 hrs - 8 hrs

    Introduction to 8 Extraordinary vessel theory in childhood development part 1

  • 8 hrs - 9 hrs

    Introduction to 8 Extraordinary vessel theory in childhood development part 2

  • 9 hrs - 10.5 hrs

    Treatment strategies for tic disorders and PANDAS

  • 10.5 hrs - 12 hrs

    Treatment strategies for Cerebral Palsy and Developmental delays

  • 12 hrs - 13 hrs

    Treatment strategies for eneuresis.


  • Natalia P. (United States of America)

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David Miller

David W. Miller, MD, LAc, is dually board-certified in pediatrics (American Board of Pediatrics) and Chinese medicine (NCCAOM – National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine).

Thea Elijah

Thea Elijah, LAc, has been a student of Chinese herbal medicine and acupuncture for over 30 years. She is the former director of the Chinese Herbal Studies Program at TAI Sophia Institute and the Chinese Herbal Studies Program at the Academy for Five Element Acupuncture.

Moshe Heller

Moshe, a graduate of Pacific College of Oriental Medicine, San Diego, has been practicing and teaching Chinese Medicine for the past 24 years. He maintains a busy practice in NYC.

Stephen Cowan

Stephen Cowan MD is a board-certified pediatrician with over 30 years of clinical experience working with children.


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  • CEUs:

    Approved By: California [Until 2025/03/11]* (13), NCCAOM (13), Standard Certificate (13)

  • Language: English

  • Course Type: Recorded Webinar

  • Course Length: 13 h

  • Course Notes: Notes are provided with this course.

  • Access Period: Lifetime


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