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.
CEO Mina Larson was recently interviewed for an Acupuncture Today article detailing key issues challenging the profession. She stressed the need to focus on strategic workforce development to meet rising demand and discussed collaborative efforts with the CCAHM and ASA.
The agenda for the Commission's late August meeting will include review of pending interim site visit reports, focused visit reports, monitoring reports and substantive change applications in addition to addressing pre-accreditation, initial and renewal accreditation application requests.