Point Localization: 1.5 cun posterior to the GV20.
TCM Actions: Calms the Mind (Shen) and opens his orifices.
Indications: Manic behavior. Anxiety. Mental restlessness. Insomnia. Depression. Mental confusion. Lack of concentration.
Target area: Brain.
Point Name and Meaning: Houding – Behind the Vertex
Acupuncture Meridian: Governing Vessel (Du Mai)
*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.