Online Program with One In-Person Practical Weekend in Hamilton
This fundamental level introduces the basic concepts of acupuncture treatment including the neuroanatomical, evidence-based, and basic approach to common musculoskeletal conditions. Safety issues and potential complications from acupuncture treatments will be discussed. Online lecture format will be used for the lectures and the written and practical examinations. There will be one weekend of in-person practical sessions to practice safe needling in small group sessions in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. There will be self-study components to explore more in-depth theoretical foundations of acupuncture and to plan for treatment protocols. The registrant may claim up to 200 hours of credits for work completed.