Have you ever had difficulty explaining complex Chinese medicine diagnoses? Or maybe why you’re making recommendations that seem strange to your patients? But, of you want your patients to follow your advice, understanding “the why” makes them much more likely to follow through.
The Five Elements provide a relatable and logical way for practitioners to help parents and their kids understand the imbalances that create illness and why we make certain “strange” recommendations. It also allows us to reframe illness as a Five Element imbalance instead of labeling children.