The disease of the century, Negativity, explained through Chinese medicine

    “The human mind have many secrets. Let us unclose one of the truths that color our life without us knowing it. Enjoy.” Nils Volden         负面 Fu mian – the Negativity concept   Fu mian is a defense technique that focuses on making everything sounds negative. Really it does not matter … More The disease of the century, Negativity, explained through Chinese medicine

The rhythm -the essence of case analysis in Chinese medicine

    “If you followed yesterday and read the case analysis we published then you might start to understand the technique of case analysis within Chinese medicine.Try to analyze this yourself before reading this analysis. Enjoy.” Nils Volden Clinical manifestations: Main complaint: Loose stools, one week, worse at nighttime after work   Other symptoms: Tired, worse at nighttime … More The rhythm -the essence of case analysis in Chinese medicine

A Quick case analysis according to Chinese medicine

    “This is another case analysis that is angled more towards physical symptoms. All Chinese medicine patient should be analyzed like this. Enjoy.” Nils Volden Clinical manifestations: Main complaint: Dry Cough Other symptoms: Tired Dry skin Frequent urination Dark under eyes Pulse:                   Fast and deep Tongue:               Dry   Analysis: Main complaint: Dry Cough Lung Yin xu   … More A Quick case analysis according to Chinese medicine

This is how to analyze a patient according to Chinese medicine

    “Chinese medicine are known to have a holistic view on the patient and to NOT treat symptoms. Making our diagnostic approach our advantage. We are supposed to focus on the origin of the problems in the patient, treat the root cause and ignore the symptoms. This is a case analysis that goes straight to the root. All Chinese medicine should be … More This is how to analyze a patient according to Chinese medicine

“To look at flowers in the fog” Information overload in Chinese medicine

    “Respect and information are key words today. Chinese medicine analyze this in a special way. Enjoy.” Nils Volden         Filial piety is one of the great pillars within Chinese culture. It is a general term about being good and taking good care of ones parents. A good person is supposed … More “To look at flowers in the fog” Information overload in Chinese medicine

A short cut to understand attention in Chinese medicine

  “Attention are the key to understand how people move around in your world.  This topic are a must for all practitioners of Chinese medicine. So, enjoy.” Nils Volden       Long ago we lived as nomads, and our lives were possible less complicated. Our brain developed to manage the challenges that existed in … More A short cut to understand attention in Chinese medicine

ABC to Perception in Chinese medicine

“In a world where our attention are put to the test every day we need to know how Chinese medicine treat this potentially harmful element. Attention are one of the fundamentals in our life. So, enjoy.” Nils Volden Chinese psychology uses yin/ yang to indicate conscious and subconscious. The hidden are considered yin and the manifest are considered yang. … More ABC to Perception in Chinese medicine

The core of Conflict theory and treatment within Chinese medicine

      “This is a topic ALL acupuncturists simply need to know. Most schools do not teach it. So, enjoy.” Nils Volden         Within Chinese psychology we have the conflict of yin and yang as the guideline in the search of – and manifestation of conflicts. Often we find subjective experiences cause conflict … More The core of Conflict theory and treatment within Chinese medicine

How to be yourself according to Chinese medicine

      “This is an explanation of aspects of importance within Chinese psychology. The discussion is basically around Li and Qi when considering personalities.” Nils Volden   In Chinese psychology personalities are regarded as a mix of 理 Li and 氣 Qi. This means that we have some freedom to manipulate our way of being, but at the same personalities … More How to be yourself according to Chinese medicine

Mental patterns in Chinese medicine

  “This is an introductory article that brings us straight into the essence of Chinese psychology; personalities and the function of the mind. This is a little deeper than the normal psychological aspects that are discussed in classical Chinese medicine. So, enjoy. PS! This is one of my favourite topics ” Nils Volden     An important aspect within Chinese … More Mental patterns in Chinese medicine

THE CONCEPT OF 天 TIAN – HEAVEN – IN CHINESE MEDICINE

  “Let me explain for you the concept of Tian from Chinese medicine. Tian is often a part of Chinese psychology that is the psychology that exist within Chinese medicine. This topic is a little philosophical and might feel difficult to grasp, but when you got it you will find a concept that is VERY … More THE CONCEPT OF 天 TIAN – HEAVEN – IN CHINESE MEDICINE

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    “This is just to inform about the articles. You will find all major articles posted at this link: https://chinpsy.com/theory/ All the best!” Nils

Psychology in China

During the Cultural Revolution in China, the western psychology was regarded as a bourgeois pseudoscience. It was said that the science of psychology was a false ideology of individual differences; something who led to a total closing of mental institutions and psychological research institutions, and the few psychologists that existed were sent to the countryside … More Psychology in China