This ancient form of medicine is a highly effective, affordable, low-risk treatment option for a multitude of health issues and chronic conditions. It is one of the most requested complementary and alternative medicine choices in the U.S. today.
Both courses within the Clean Needle Technique Program are 100% online! The Council's full CNT course, the nationally recognized standard in acupuncture safety, is a requirement for NCCAOM certification and licensure in most states. The Council's CNT Review course can be completed for PDA/CEU credits for both the NCCAOM and California Acupuncture Board. Details about both courses and how to register can be found by clicking the "Learn More" button below.
Over 50 accredited & pre-accredited acupuncture & herbal medicine colleges in 22 states offer Master's and Doctorate degree programs. Accreditation status (by the ACAOM) represents the highest level of educational program quality assurance in the U.S.
The U.S. Department of Education’s Senior Department Official (SDO) recently informed ACAOM that they have 12 months to come into compliance with the department’s criteria in order to be considered for renewal of recognition.
To celebrate 2021 Acupuncture & Herbal Medicine Day on October 24, NCCAOM and ASA partnered to launch a dedicated AHM site and host a variety of events including a photo contest and Town Hall.