Archetypal Acupuncture: Healing with the Five Elements (Paperback)

Healing with the Five Elements

By Gary Dolowich

North Atlantic Books, 9781583943106, 311pp.

Publication Date: September 20, 2011



The Chinese model of the 5 elements (wood, fire, metal, earth, and water) and the 12 officials (the organ systems that comprise the map of traditional Chinese medicine) has been applied as a system of medicine for 300 years to balance chi. This book explains how to work with these maps of energy.

About the Author

Gary Dolowich, MD, BAc, DiplAc (NCCA) teaches at the Academy for Five Element Acupuncture in Florida and the Five Branches Institute in California. The author of numerous articles in the "Journal of Traditional Acupuncture "and coauthor of the book "Ancient Roots, Many Branches, "he lives in Aptos, CA.