Training health professionals how to integrate medical acupuncture into their practices for over 40 years.
Is acupuncture for you?
How does acupuncture work?
Acupuncture is the stimulation, by insertion of needles, of specific points on the body which have the ability to alter various biochemical and physiological conditions. acupuncture stimulates the release of endorphins, which are the body’s natural pain-relieving neurohormones. acupuncture affects the functioning of the hormonal system, promotes a decrease in inflammation, increased circulation and relief from pain. to learn more about how acupuncture works click here.
Can i take courses with acupuncture canada?
Training with acupuncture canada is open to physicians, chiropractors, physiotherapists, dentists, acupuncturists, tcm doctors, tcm practitioners, baccalaureate level registered nurses, occupational therapists and naturopathic doctors. if you have a current license and acupuncture is part of your scope of practice, you are eligible to take our courses. check with your regulator for any specific requirements.
Can acupuncture help my patients?
Acupuncture is used to treat a vast number of painful conditions such as sciatica, lower back pain, osteoarthritis of the knee, sprains and strains, whiplash and headaches, as well as neurological and other medical conditions. acupuncture is especially effective for treating and managing pain. in some cases, acupuncture will bring about quicker or better resolutions of problems and it is an effective complement to standard care.
How will the cafci certification help my practice?
Acupuncture canada’s certification is your patient’s assurance that you have trained with a leading provider of acupuncture education. acupuncture canada receives numerous telephone requests from the public for referrals to practitioners. we direct them to our website where they can search our member listings to find member bios, descriptions of their practices and mapped locations with contact details. when they find who they’re looking for they can link directly to the member’s website.
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Canada (Toronto) based not-for-profit organization - established in 1974 - providing services related to helping teach and promote the practice and use of acupuncture throughout Canada. Website includes details of services provided, courses (including pricing and dates of courses) and practitioners provided, certifications, associations, FAQs, terms and conditions, full contact details. Organization's website has been online since 2013 according to web.archive.org.
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