Introduction To Tung's Acupuncture -- 2 Day Bootcamp

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Circle Community Acupuncture is launching it’s 2017 continuing education series with a two day Introduction to Tung’s Acupuncture, the methods and points introduced to the world by Tung Ching Chang, known for it’s powerful clinical results and ease of use. This course provides a solid introduction to the fundamental concepts of Tung style acupuncture and the most commonly used points, with an emphasis on practical application.


Day 1, March 11 (10am to 5pm)

  • Lays the foundation for understanding Tung acupuncture. 
  • Applying and understanding the core concepts of holographic imaging, tissue correspondences, point proximity, channel relationships and functions, and Five Element relationships. 
  • Commonly used Tung acupuncture points are introduced and examined from the perspective of the core concepts. 
  • Methods of developing customized treatment protocols are taught and applied to common patient complaints. 
  • Approved for 6 California CEU hours.




Day 2, March 18 (10am to 5pm):

  • Introduces more than twenty of the most powerful and commonly used Tung acupuncture points. 
  • Covers location, needling technique, and functions. 
  • How to incorporate diagnostic methods.
  • How to combine Tung acupuncture points and classical TCM acupuncture points.
  • How to treat multiple complaints.
  • Case studies and Q&A. 
  • Approved for 6 California CEU hours.



  • California LAcs -- $75 per day ($150 for two days)
  • POCA member California LAcs -- $60 per day ($120 for two days)
  • TCM students -- $50/day ($100 for two days)


About the Teacher:

David Lesseps, LAc co-founded Circle Community Acupuncture in 2008, and has treated thousands of patients using the Master Tung system. He teaches Tung acupuncture classes at Circle Community Acupuncture, POCAfest conferences, and POCA Tech. David combines his clinical experience and the teachings of  Dr. Young Wei Chieh, Susan Johnson, Richard Tan, Esther Su, Chuan Min Wang, Frank He, and Robert Chu. He is passionate about providing his colleagues the opportunity to learn this powerful and effective system of acupuncture.



Please register for each day separately. You are encouraged to take both classes (Day 2 will only provide a brief review of the content from Day 1). 

Payment is due on the day of the each class.