Continuing Education & Events

ITEA offers continuing education for Classical Five-Element practitioners, as well as informative offerings and events for the community. Unless otherwise noted, all offerings are held at:
Institute of Taoist Education & Acupuncture
317 W. South Boulder Road, Suite 4
Louisville, CO 80027

Continuing Education

Clinical Observation at the ITEA Clinic
PDAs/CEUs available for CF-EA Practitioners available for CF-EA Practitioners

For practitioners wanting to return to a deeper involvement in the basics of our simple and effective discipline. Learn a little at a time, or focus on a single aspect of CF-EA. Learn when YOUR circumstances permit, during regular ITEA clinic hours.

To register, or for more information: email Hilary Skellon at, or call her at (720) 890-8922.
Cost: $10 per hour.
PDAs/CEUs: Equal to the number of hours spent observing, issued once each month.

Continuing Education will be held October 7th and 8th of 2017.
Taught by Hilary Skellon

The offering will cover topics previous classes have asked for.  Stay tuned, and details will follow.

To register, or for more information: email Claudia, or call (720) 890-8922.

PDAs/CEUs: 1 per hour per number of days.

Clinical training by Judy Worsley will be held November 2nd and 3rd, 2017.  Come and enjoy learning on any level!

All continuing education training in Classical Five-Element Acupuncture is through individual clients. All who come to see Judy Worsley will be seen with her depth of knowledge and care.  She will plan follow-up treatments for them.  Each practitioner will learn invaluable information from her viewpoint, Backed by her great understanding of this medicine.

To register, or for more information: email Hilary Skellon at, or call her at (720) 890-8922.

PDAs/CEUs for Graduates: Equal to the number of hours spent.


Community Events & Offerings

Schedule a visit to ITEA — For Prospective Students
Traditional Track Intake begins September, 2017.
Our fourth Practitioner Track will begin in January of 2019.

Discover what the Institute of Taoist Education and Acupuncture has to offer, and what to expect as a future practitioner of Classical Five-Element acupuncture. Discover how this form of acupuncture, based on nature and its laws, can heal and return the world to balance, one person at a time. To enroll for the next intake, speak with ITEA’s Registrar, students and faculty, and tour the campus.

To set-up your visit: Call Claudia at (720) 890-8922

Prospective Student Days April 22 and July 22, 2017
April 22 – 1:30 to 4:30 PM.

1:30 PM     Welcome to the college and a tour of the campus.  Meet administration and faculty!

2:00 PM     The origins of this tradition, what is unique in thus system, and basic laws that govern this medicine.

2:45 PM     Information on our programs and how our clinical program is different from any other.

3:15 PM     Screening of J. R. Worsley, who brought this tradition to the western world.

3:45 PM     Opportunity to talk personally  with faculty members, the director of Admissions, the Financial Director, and the President of the College.

To set-up your visit: Call Claudia at (720) 890-8922

Ongoing: Monday Evenings
Yang Style Taiji (Tai Chi) Class
Mary Ellen Metke

All levels of Taiji expertise are welcome in this meditating and healing form of exercise. Practice of the Yang Short Form creates physical, mental and psychological core strength. Mary Ellen Metke has taught this popular and widely practiced Taiji for over 30 years.

Time: 6:00 – 7:00 PM
Cost: $10 per class hour, or an 8 class punch card for $72
RSVP: Mary Ellen 303-442-2545

Ongoing: Wednesday Evenings
Free Veterans’ Acupuncture Clinic
Veterans’ Clinic

This free clinic serves veterans of all wars, and others members of their households. The clinic is associated with Acupuncturists Without Borders. Past participants have experienced benefits such as a full night’s sleep for the first time in years. They have also reported improved clarity, less anxiety and a reduction in stress.

Time: 6:00 – 8:00 PM
RSVP: Call ITEA at 720-890-1577