At Yellow Path we teach Five-Element Acupuncture; a complete system of medicine. We keep the focus on natural law, developing your innate capacity to work with your senses and how to pay attention to what nature is guiding you to do in the treatment room to help your patients.
We make available the entire curriculum online, delivered in monthly assignments and benefitting from our original high-quality filmed lectures (200 films). This material is brought to life at monthly (Fri - Sun) in-person classes at our central London training site.
The entire course takes a total of 2 years.Explore the information on our site and watch the seasonally rotated 'free taster classes'. Hopefully you'll discover our unique approach to training is the right one for you.
My very best wishes,Gerad Kite
A training true to the ancient teachings, passed on to you in the original oral tradition
High quality filmed content covering our entire curriculum available 24/7
Fast track approach for mature students and monthly payment plans
Monthly three-day, in-person workshops
Five-Element philosophy, theory and practice (acupuncture) is a spiritual tradition and a system of medicine that maintains the balance of the body, mind and spirit. This balance sustains our natural intelligence and promotes a peaceful and harmonious way of life.
The underlying philosophy understands that the entire universe is made up of one vital life force (qi) manifesting as five distinct elements: water, wood, fire, earth and metal. When the elements are balanced, order is maintained. When there is an imbalance, symptoms appear. By diagnosing the cause of imbalance in an individual, the Five-Element acupuncturist affects the flow and strength of energy found at the acupuncture points. The use of warmth (moxa) and fine needles restores the natural order.
“The teaching you have created online comes across as a life’s work. Phenomenal. It is inspiring and so powerful. A gift really, of which I feel extremely humbled to be on the receiving end. Already I feel my perspective is shifted...and to do it in the format you have created is something I couldn’t have imagined having the flexibility to do. ”Vian Sharif
“This course has truly changed my whole perspective on life. There are few teachers that can hold their students for hours on end but Gerad is a natural communicator who is clearly a master of this tradition and what he and the team have managed to impart to us during our time together, is incredible.”Alex Charles
““Gerad’s teaching is passionate, simple yet extremely profound and practical. The learning style is so experiential - it’s such a treat for the heart. I am still in awe at how it has helped me build confidence with hands-on skills in the shortest possible time. This intensive course is truly one of a kind! I am very grateful!””Yiye Zhang