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Beginner Level

Approx. 9 hours to complete

English

Subtitles: English

What you will learn

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    Provide information on the traditions, rituals and remedies of Curanderismo, a healing tradition with emphasis on treatments of the body.

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    Recognize the importance of traditional methods of healing intestinal blockage and shawl alignments.

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    Explore different traditional hands on techniques and their impact on bodies ailments.

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    Demonstrate traditional healing methods for special populations such as infants and the aging community.

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100% online

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

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Beginner Level

Approx. 9 hours to complete

English

Subtitles: English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
4 hours to complete

INTESTINAL BLOCKAGE (EMPACHO) & SHAWL ALIGNMENTS (MANTEADAS)

3 videos (Total 36 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
3 videos
Intestinal Blockage (Empacho)13m
Shawl Alignment (Manteadas)20m
1 reading
Curanderismo, Curandero1h
1 practice exercise
Quiz 11h
Week
2
3 hours to complete

FIRE CUPPING (VENTOSAS) & BONE SETTER (HUESERO)

2 videos (Total 42 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
2 videos
Bone Setter (Huesero)13m
1 reading
Curanderismo, Curandero1h
1 practice exercise
Quiz 21h
Week
3
3 hours to complete

MAYAN ABDOMINAL MASSAGE & BODY ADJUSTMENT

2 videos (Total 37 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
2 videos
Body Adjustment22m
1 reading
Curanderismo, Curandero1h
1 practice exercise
Quiz 31h
Week
4
3 hours to complete

SPINAL ALIGNMENT & HYDROTHERAPY

2 videos (Total 31 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
2 videos
Hydrotherapy19m
1 reading
Curandero, Curanderismo1h 10m
1 practice exercise
Quiz 41h
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Top reviews from Curanderismo: Traditional Healing of the Body

By XGJun 21st 2019

Great course! It was neat to see some of the things I was taught by family be reinforced. Definitely will help me live better.

By TVAug 1st 2019

Such a wonderful course. Thank you so much. I feel empowered to use these techniques to help myself and my family.

Instructor

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Eliseo (Cheo) Torres

Professor and Vice President for Student Affairs

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