Point Localization: Four points at the vertex, one cun from GV20 in a cross formation.

TCM Actions: Calms the Mind (Shen). Lightens thoughts. Clears the orifices of Mind. Enlightens the eyes. Extinguishes Inner Wind.

Indications: Depression. Mental confusion. Insomnia. Blurred vision. Deafness. Epilepsy.

Target area: None.

Point Name and Meaning: Sishencong – Four Mind Hearing

Acupuncture Meridian: Extras

Categories: None.

Unitary Channel:

 

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*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.