Dr. Chen, a renowned Chinese Medicine doctor, professor, and author specializing in TCM and orthopedics, is offering a unique certification training program with CEU credit for acupuncturists. This course offers the latest research and development from China and will focus on his renown acupuncture, Tui Na and herbal treatment methods and diagnostic techniques, all of which he has taught to hundreds of TCM graduates in China and physicians internationally. Now Dr. Leon Chen is ratified a Continuing Education Sponsor of Acupuncture in Illinois(sponsor # 225.000007) and PDA provider of NCCAOM(provider # 1184). He has two kinds of CEU and PDA programs: seminars and mentoring.

In seminars courses, Dr. Leon Chen will emphasize Modern Chinese Medicine for internal diseases and orthopedics’ diseases. The lecture will cover proper diagnosis and treatment using acupuncture, Tui Na and Chinese herbs. Tui Na Theory, including elucidation and comparison of TCM and Western Theory. Diagnostic techniques associated with specific body regions and their accompanying diseases. This includes “hands on” techniques, as well as an introduction to X-Ray & MRI reading relevant to practitioners of TCM. Participants should bring their patients X-Ray’s & MRI’s that they would like discuss. Common disease diagnosis and treatments methods for approximately 30 diseases of both Chinese Medicine and Western Orthopedics. Details on the correct use of Dr. Chen’s acupuncture and herbs formulas to accompany each of the diseases and pathologies discussed. According to how many courses you complete that you can receive CEU credits.

In mentoring programs, Licensed professionals are welcome to work with Dr. Chen on a one-on-one, case by case basis. You have the option to observe him working with his pre-approved patients, or to schedule your own patients to work with him for special treatment(s). In each situation, you would work side by side Dr. Chen. Also you can get corresponding CEU credits.

Another option is to study TCM related texts that Dr. Chen provides. You can then discuss these texts with Dr. Chen either by phone, e-mail, or in person. CEU credits is also available through this option.

To find out more information about these programs call or email us, Dr. Chen will give you the most current information about them.

What is East West Healing CEU Membership? East West Healing Center is a proud continuing education (CEU) sponsor for the State of Illinois and a professional development activities (PDA) provider for the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM) We offer over 30 hours CEUs and PDAs every two years. Seminars and programs are led by experienced and qualified speakers in field of TCM.

What are the Benefits of the Membership?

  • Zero commitment
  • No membership fee
  • Members will be given 10% discount for each seminar, for students 50% discount
  • Members can earn CEU and PDA hours through mentoring and online programs
  • Members will receive notifications for upcoming seminars through email or mail
  • No other advertising through your email or mail

How to Join East West Healing CEU Membership?

Just fill out the form below and return it back to us.

East West Healing CEU Membership Form

How to Contact East West Healing Center?

Attention: Dr. Leon Chen, L.Ac Address: 2500 South Highland Ave, Suite 342, Lombard, IL 60148. Phone or Text: 630-290-8031, Fax: 630-282-7474 E-mail:

Notification of Seminars

A seminar on 03/24/2019


Topic: Practical Essence of Classic Acupuncture---Techniques and Applications


We will offer series seminars on 03/24/2019. In series seminars, emphasis of the program would be discussion on advanced classic acupuncture needling techniques and how to used them in your daily practice. Acupuncture clinic result is greatly impacted by the needling techniques once the diagnosis and differentiation are made. This program is going to demonstrate the power of the needling techniques, and how it impacts the treatment result in different parts of the body as well as in different conditions. Both the classic needling techniques and the practice application, as well as instructor’s over 35 years clinic experience, will be discussed. Class include lecture, demonstration and hands-on training sessions.


Presented by: East West Healing Center
A Continuing Education Sponsor of Acupuncture in Illinois and NCCAOM


A seminar you will receive 8 hours CEU/PDA


Speakers: Dr. Yu Zhu, she has 35 years’ experience in TCM. She graduated Gansu College of Traditional Chinese Medicine in 1983, and received her master degree in Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine in 1986. Dr. Zhu served as an assistant professor, lecturer and associate professor at Gansu College for over 16 years and was invited to teach acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine in Stockholm, Sweden, worked in the Shaare Zedek Medical Center in Jerusalem, Israel as a visiting professor, then headed up the TCM Unit at its Integrated Complementary Medical Center. She was also a faculty member of Health Sciences Ben-Gurion University in Negev, Israel, teaching TCM and acupuncture. Now she in Chicago area, beside her clinical practice at First Health Associates, she is also party time faculty member at National University of Health Science in Lombard of Illinois.


Schedule: 8:00AM --- 5:00PM
Sunday, March 24, 2019


Register a seminar before 2/30/2019 --- $100. After the deadline --- $110.
For East West Healing CEU members:10% off--$90
For students: 50% off--$50


Event location:
Hilton/Oak Brook Hills Resort
3500 Midwest Rd. Oak Brook, IL 60523


Contact us for questions: Dr. Leon Chen, OMD, LAc
2500 South Highland Ave, Suite 342.
Lombard, IL 60148.
Call or text: 630.290.8031



Please download seminars on 03/24/2019 registration form

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