Extraordinary Balance - The Qi Jing Ba Mai Course

The 8 Extraordinary Balance Course

Balance with The Eight Extraordinary Vessels

For whom is this online training:

This online training is for acupuncturists who receive clients with a range of (complex) functional complaints and pain symptoms and want to treat them effectively and in a balanced way with quick noticeable results.

For this online training, knowledge of Global Balance Structures is essential. With this online training you want to be able to apply additional possibilities (tools) to treat complex complaints with the Balance Method Acupuncture and in this case using the Qi Jing Ba Mai.

What can you do after this online training:

After attending this online training, you will be able to treat complex functional complaints effectively and in a balanced way with acupuncture in a client-friendly manner.

You will learn a methodical approach and will be able to determine how to treat each complaint effectively.

After this online training you can immediately start working with Dr. Tan's Qi Jing Ba Mai balance model, which is different from the TCM model.

Why this online training:

To take the results of acupuncture treatments to a higher level, i.e. faster better results.

Sometimes a complaint cannot be treated optimally through the 12 main meridians. Then the Qi Jing Ba Mai can offer a solution.

The Qi Jing Ba Mai according to Dr. Tan is balancing and linking in a different way than the usual TCM theory.

For the client's speedy recovery, it is essential that a treatment appropriate, and balanced, for that client is performed. This online training meets that need.

The teacher treats clients daily using the methods offered in this online training and achieves good results that he is happy to share.

Contents of this online training:

In order to closely connect this material to your daily work as an acupuncturist, the teacher will, through case histories, go into the practical application possibilities of the methods discussed.

This online training is distinguished by its wealth of practical examples and a comprehensive handout.

During this online training you will learn a clear step-by-step plan how to balance using the Qi Jing Ba Mai according to Dr. Tan, which you can immediately put into practice. Every time it is nice to experience how effective these methods are. This increases the acupuncturist's enjoyment of the profession and the client's confidence in acupuncture.


This course covers the following topics, among others:

  • Balance Method Primer – brief introduction of Balance Method tools used.
  • Introduction of the Qi Jing Ba Mai.
  • Meaning, Pathway, Functions, Pathology, Regulation of:
    • Du Mai
    • Ren Mai
    • Chong Mai
    • Dai Mai
    • Qiao Mai
    • Wei Mai
  • How to Balance the Qi Jing Ba Mai, with the following subjects: Early Heaven Eight Diagrams, Later Heaven Eight Diagrams, Pairs according to TCM, Pairs according to Dr. Tan, and the Four Balance Patterns of Dr. Tan.
  • Exploring the Ba Gua according to TCM-theories, Dr. Chen and Dr. Tan.
  • Clinical Application with Clinical Cases.
  • How to Continue, pro-tips and more…

Your Instructor

Kris Oosting
Kris Oosting

Kris Oosting has been practicing acupuncture and Chinese medicine since 2003.

Early on in his acupuncture career Kris found himself attending a Dr. Tan seminar. It was at this seminar with Dr. Tan that changed everything for Kris. Now almost 20 years later Kris is just as passionate about the Balance Method as he was during that first class with Dr. Tan, and now he has accumulated a high level of experience and expertise that he realizes the best way to give back is to pass on his knowledge.

For the past several years Kris has been actively teaching students, and has trained close to 1000 acupuncturists in the Netherlands. And now in collaboration with BradWhisnantSeminars has been developing online course to help reach more students.

In October 2020, Kris published his first book titled Balance Method Acupuncture for the Treatment of Pain and Discomfort. And then in October 2021, his second book was published with title Balance Method Acupuncture for The Treatment of Pain and Discomfort - Volume 2. Currently Kris is working on a third book on Meridian Conversion, Seasonal Balance, Wu Xing, and the Strategy of the Twelve Magical Points.

Course Curriculum

  Module #1 - Introduction
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  Module #3 - Balance
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Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

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