Yin's Modern Tongue Diagnostics Course

Yin's Modern Tongue Diagnostics Course

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Presented by: Dr Hongchun Yin in association with SustainHealth Academy

Prerequisite: None

Date: To be announced

Where: Online

Times: Each level is 1.5 hours per week for 5 weeks (23 hours for the full course)

CPD: 23 hours

Approved by: To be announced

Terms and Conditions

Yin’s Modern Tongue Diagnostics 

Yin’s Modern Tongue Diagnostics is a systematic integration of tongue diagnosis and treatment. Dr Yin has accumulated over 30 years of experience to establish this system that is based on: 

  • Biological holographic theories
  • Traditional tongue diagnosis
  • Knowledge from ancient and contemporary doctors
  • His own clinical experience

Why Learn Yin’s Modern Tongue Diagnostics? 

  • For an accurate diagnosis of diseases and differentiation of syndromes 
  • To refine your herbal prescriptions
  • To ensure reliability of treatment

“Inability to differentiate such conditions reflects the lack of precise learning on the part of the physician. I am responsible for your ignorance, for I was under the impression that you had mastered the medical knowledge. Therefore I am taking this opportunity to cite from the medical classic on diagnosis, Cong Rong, in order to help you improve your power of discernment”

-Huang Di Nei Jing (Chapter 76, The Importance of Correct Diagnosis)

What You Will Learn From This Course

  • The philosophy and background of Modern Tongue Diagnostics
  • Applicable diagnosis and syndrome differentiation techniques
  • The tongue diagnosis hologram 

Characteristics of Yin’s Modern Tongue Diagnostics

  • Accurate holographic corresponding system
  • Unique tongue bio-hologram
  • The discovery of the head and neck gland reflex zone on the tongue
  • Comprehensive tongue-herbal medicine and tongue-acupuncture corresponding system 
  • The unique tongue midline theory
  • Differentiation with the 10 principles (Yin-Yang, Exterior-Interior, Heat-Cold)

Who Should Attend Yin’s Modern Tongue Diagnostics? 

Chinese Medicine Practitioners and Acupuncturists who...

  • Find that their patients tongues do not match their signs and symptoms
  • Want to add another diagnostic technique to their repertoire
  • Want to learn how to match tongue diagnosis with treatment strategy
  • Want to analyse real case studies
  • Are doing telehealth consultations and rely on the tongue as an examination tool

Course Structure

All sessions include interactive opportunity for Q&A and case studies.

The course will be held via a private Facebook group. This platform will enable a combination of learning materials such:

  • Live stream of sessions
  • Pictures
  • Texts
  • Case study notes

You will be required to submit your own case studies detailing: 

  • Diagnosis
  • Reasoning for diagnosis
  • Herbal medicine
  • Acupuncture points

And Dr Yin will be giving interactive and personalised feedback on your case submissions. 

So each session you will have the opportunity to go through multiple real life case studies of your own and your fellow practitioners. 

Level 1

1.5 hours each week for 5 weeks

  • History of the tongue hologram
  • Location of the holograms on the tongue
  • How to differentiate the tongue using the 10 principles
    (Yin-Yang, Exterior-Interior, Heat-Cold)
  • Tongue Diagnosis and Treatment in: 
  • Headache/Migraine
  • Insomnia and Hair Loss
  • Heart and Lung Disorders
  • Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat Disorders
  • Head and Neck Glands Disorders (Tonsil, Parotid Glands, Cervical Lymph Nodes, etc.)
  • Explanation of Chinese Herbal Medicine and Acupuncture

Level 2

1.5 hours each week for 5 weeks

  • Tongue Diagnosis and Treatment in:
  • Gastric Disorders (Gastritis, Gastric Ulcer, Gastric Cancer)
  • Liver Disorders (Cirrhosis, Liver Cancer, Intrahepatic Stones, Liver Cysts) 
  • Gallbladder Disorders (Gallstones, Polyps, Inflammation) 
  • Pancreatic Disorders (Diabetes)
  • Tongue Diagnosis and Treatment in:
  • Kidney Disorders (Kidney Failure, Kidney Stones, Kidney Cysts) 
  • Bladder Disorders (Acute/Chronic Bladder Infections, Bladder Cancer) 
  • Small/Large Intestines (Crohn’s Disease, Ulcerative Colitis, Constipation, Diarrhea)
  • Female Reproductive Disorders (Ovarian Cysts, Uterine Fibroids, Infection, Infertility, Prolapse of Uterus, Dai and Chong Meridians)
  • Male Reproductive Disorders (Infertility, Orchitis, Erectile Dysfunctions)
  • Explanation of Chinese Herbal Medicine and Acupuncture
  • The bottom of the tongue

Level 3

  • Tongue Diagnosis and Treatment in:
  • Dermatology I (Eczema, Psoriasis, Acne, Urticaria, Vitiligo) 
  • Dermatology II (Abscess, Scleroderma, Lupus)
  • Cancer I (Brain Lung, Liver) 
  • Cancer II (Leukemia, Lymphoma, Osteosarcoma, Pelvic Organs) 
  • Mental Disorders 
  • Clinical Applications of Nine Palace Division in Tongue and Six Jing Divisions
  • Four Limb Joints and Special Tongue Shapes
  • Herbal Prescriptions Based on Tongue Diagnosis

About Dr Hongchun Yin

Dr Hongchun Yin received his training in Shandong, China and continued on to become the Deputy Chief Physician in Qingdao Hospital of TCM.

Dr Yin has accumulated over 30 years of clinical experience with the knowledge from our ancient Chinese Medicine predecessors and contemporary experts to establish the modern tongue diagnostics.

Which resulted in him publishing two books detailing modern tongue diagnostics in Chinese Medicine.

He currently practices at his own clinic in London, England. And continues to share his knowledge with practitioners, government officials and academics all over the world.

Dr Yin is also an Academic Director of the Federation of Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioners (UK). As well as a member of the editorial board and an editor of Journal of Chinese Medicine in the UK.

Case Studies

09:00 – 11:00

11:00 –  11:30

11:30 – 13:00

13:00 – 14:00

14:00 – 16:00

16:00 – 16:30

16:30 – 18:30

Therapy of commonly seen and difficult diseases

Tea break

 Therapy of commonly seen and difficult diseases

 Lunch break

Therapy of commonly seen and difficult diseases

Tea Break

Therapy of commonly seen and difficult diseases