Lingshu Institute

Training Center     Clinic     Healing Refuge


Becoming an Instrument of Healing

The Essential Skills of Classical Five Element Acupuncture

July 15-16, 2017 

9am-5pm   16 CEUs

Presidio, San Francisco 

Explore the principles of Classical Five Element Acupuncture with three master practitioners and an expert scholar in ancient Chinese medical texts.

This program will cover empathic and intuitive skill building, exercises and open discussion with senior practitioners, clinical skill development aligned with classical Chinese medical texts, an open Exploration of the Question: What is Health? in Classical Chinese Medicine and Western Medicine, and the Element Fire and correspondences. 



Pacific Room, Thoreau Center 

1014 Torney Ave 

Presidio, San Francisco, CA 94129 



  • Peggy Arent M.Ac.
  • Richard Apollo M.Ac., M.D.
  • Jim Tucker M.Ac., M.D.
  • Elisabeth Rochat, Chinese Scholar


The Lingshu Institute is an educational organization dedicated to the academic study and clinical practice of Classical Five Element Acupuncture.

Our mission is to teach and preserve this ancient system of Chinese medicine and become a catalyst for healing: a force that advances and transforms how the world thinks about well-being made possible by restoring humanity’s natural balance of body, mind, and spirit.

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