NCCAOMNational Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine
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Founded in 1982, NCCAOM certification indicates that a practitioner has met national standards for the safe and competent practice of acupuncture and Oriental medicine.
Our priority is to have consumers recognize the significance of NCCAOM Certification in Chinese Herbology and Oriental Medicine as an indication of competence and safety for the practice of Chinese herbology," said NCCAOM Chief Executive Officer Dr.
To give consumers a first-hand experience,many NCCAOM Diplomates, AOM state associations and schools will offer discounted or free services that showcase the countless benefits of this wonderful medicine" said Ward-Cook.
To find a qualified practitioner, please go to the NCCAOM Certification Registry Search Engine on the NCCAOM website.
Since its inception in 1982, NCCAOM has issued more than 22,000 certificates in Acupuncture, Oriental Medicine, Chinese Herbology and Asian Bodywork Therapy.
The mission of the NCCAOM is to establish, assess, and promote recognized standards of competence and safety in acupuncture and Oriental medicine for the protection and benefit of the public.
NCCAOM submitted an application to the Department of Veteran Affairs for veteran reimbursement for the NCCAOM examination costs in order that veterans who have courageously and selflessly served our country will be able to benefit from beginning a new career as an acupuncturist by becoming NCCAOM certified", stated Kory Ward-Cook, Ph.
The NCCAOM sponsors World AOM Day annually and is a non-profit organization established in 1982 that validates entry-level competency in the practice of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine through professional certification.
NCCAOM first attained NCCA accreditation for its Acupuncture Certification Program in 1991, and the Chinese Herbology Program was subsequently accredited in 1996.
Keynote speaker: Bernie Siegel, MD, AMA CMEs, naturopathic CMEs, NCCAOM CMEs available.
This year's AOM Day celebrations coincide with the 25th year anniversary of NCCAOM.