Primary Instructor: J. Lee Lehman, PhD
This is not an introductory course. CS100 Essential Dignities Workshop or equivalent is required.
This course can be used as an elective for the diploma.
There are correspondences between the physical body and the astrological chart. From ancient times to the Renaissance, medical doctors used these correspondences to help them in their practice.
The purpose to this course is not to engage in medical practice as understood legally. But these traditional tools can help the astrologer offer specialized services to their clients, mainly concerning the timing and circumstances of medical care provided by licensed practitioners.
Required Text: Traditional Medical Astrology by J. Lee Lehman, available at www.leelehman.com
Syllabus for the Full Course:
This 10-week course includes a coursesite with weekly assignments, discussion forum and resource materials along with 90 minutes of on-line questions and exercises per week.
Instructor: J. Lee Lehman, PhD
This short course can be taken anytime as an independent class and as a prelude for CS102 Traditional Medical Astrology and CS101 Horary Astrology in depth (this workshop or the equivalent is required for these two courses).
How do you determine which planet is stronger when looking at aspects? How do you quickly find the strongest planets in the chart? Or which planets may pose more challenges even if they aren't aspected or mainly have trines? Classical astrologers used essential dignities and debilities.These were their building blocks for interpretation.