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The Feeding Ground Registration

Workshop Registration Thank you for your interest in attending a workshop at Pacific Rim College. Current Pacific Rim College students can register by contacting the Registrar directly. All workshop registrants who are not students of Pacific Rim College need to complete a Workshop Registration Form. You have two options to do this: Complete the online …

The Feeding Ground: Inspirational Conversations with Victoria’s Leading Food Experts

New Condensed Format! Reduced Rate! Course Information This pioneering food event will showcase the successful and on-going journeys of 5 amazing food entrepreneurs. Moderated by Pacific Rim College founder Todd Howard, this daylong event features Stacey Toews of Level Ground Trading, Angela Moran of Mason Street Farm, Heather Benning (formerly Cunliffe) of Be Love and …

Living in a hug

I remember traveling around the green north of the United Kingdom as a teenager, and braving a damp German winter some years later, afflicted with an eternal chill. “Doesn’t anybody heat their houses here?” I groused. But it was always tea and a blanket around the shoulders instead. In our Energy Systems class a couple …

Passive Progress

Doomsayers and optimists alike use history as a muse to weave narratives and chart movement in the arc of civilization. It’s something of a truism that – at least from a Western frame of reference – the Roman Empire has served as an explanatory catch-all for this project, with countless competing attributions for its fall …

The Pulse and Channel Treatment Approach

Course Information This course will introduce a profound method of diagnosis and treatment that allows the practitioner to receive direct and instantaneous feedback from the patient’s body in order to guide the treatment and assess results. Students will learn how to use pulse, channel, and point palpation to enter into a “therapeutic dialogue” with the …

An Introduction to Eating Disorder Prevention and Intervention

Course Information Eating disorders are complex illnesses that most often require long-term, comprehensive treatment with a team of professionals specialising in the field. For individuals showing early signs of disordered eating (i.e., those on the low end of the spectrum), Holistic Nutritionists can play an important role in prevention efforts. Should they choose to advance …

Maternity Acupuncture: Clinical Realities

Course Information A workshop using facilitated group discussion to problem solve through clinical scenarios. This workshop will use case history scenarios to explore clinical practice within an environment of group discussions. Several scenarios for each session will be used to illustrate the realities of clinical practice, red flags that require attention and Chinese medicine considerations. …

Business Development and Project Management

This course explores tools and processes that help graduates to launch successful careers. Topics include proposal and grant writing, business planning, and funding options. Students have the opportunity to “pitch” their future business plans and goals in a formal presentation style that helps to prepare students for pitch scenarios. Outside business experts are invited to …

Channel Examination and Diagnosis: An exploration of classical acupuncture technique

This Workshop is Sold Out! Course Information Channel examination is a classical diagnostic approach not often taught in modern acupuncture schools in the west. Emphasized in the earliest acupuncture texts (Nei Jing/Nan Jing), examination of the channels is extremely helpful for confirming diagnosis and refining point selection. This two-day class will focus on learning the …

Clinical Toolbox: Maximizing Treatment Effectiveness

Course Information This weekend workshop focuses on maximizing clinical results by developing the hands-on practical skills essential to proper diagnosis and treatment. The emphasis will be on developing skills in pulse diagnosis, channel and point palpation in addition to other topics commonly encountered in a clinical setting. This course is packed with some of the …