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Ray Rubio 10/11/2017 Ray Rubio: Why I Created the ABORM
09/08/2017 Are you going to acupuncture church with me?

Today, the new bible is a scientific journal. It is much easier to have patients and referring physicians believe in what you offer and trust you with full confidence if the condition you are treating uses acupuncture that has been published in a journal.

Image of ICCM Logo 08/28/2017 When it comes to kids' fevers, skip Tylenol and choose Chinese medicine

It is important that we help raise a healthy next generation. Many kids are put on Tylenol for fevers and swollen glands, but this can be harmful to their livers and may even lead to trapped pathogenic factors that open doors to future illnesses.

08/23/2017 I pissed my pants, but persevered anyway

Are you a size 10 living in a size 8 shoe? Do you dream big and have aspirations to make a positive dent in our world, but find yourself held down by a fear of failure?

02/01/2017 Year of the Rooster

Lastly, remember that New Year's resolutions indicate an innate desire to invest in yourself, even when it isn’t easy. When I’m struggling to find purpose in my days, turning back to my practice and revitalizing my skill set helps me feel more confident that I am doing what I am meant to do.

Susie Hayes Pro D Seminars 01/10/2017 Theory without Practice is Nothing

What if there were simple ways in which we could help our patients to move their thinking. Even better, what if there were ways we could help them to make a decision, even if it’s not a good decision, but just any old decision, to get them out of their head.

Image of a ribbon 12/26/2016 The Most Popular Continuing Educational Courses of 2016

The Most Popular Online Acupuncture & Functional Medicine Courses of 2016 They will deepen your knowledge, heighten your confidence, increase your practice success, and fulfill your continuing education requirements.

12/25/2016 5 Reasons Practitioners Love the Integrative Fertility Symposium
08/01/2016 3 Techniques for Healers to Prevent Self Doubt and Falling into Ruts

So many practitioners go through stages where they lack confidence, have self doubt, feel like a fraud and that they do not deserve to paid to treat their patients because they do not know enough. I am not immune to these ruts either.

German Auricular Medicine Treating the Brain 06/25/2016 Auricular Medicine Treating the Brain

As a reflex map of the brain, the ear holds a current read-out of the whole body system, and is a gateway for both assessment and treatments. Auricular medicine can successfully treat most conditions, including otherwise inaccessible conditions affecting the inner organs and central nervous system.

03/29/2016 Acupuncturists and Naturopaths will want to read this before March 31st 2016

Read this by March 31st for three timely announcements for acupuncturists, naturopaths and functional medicine practitioners.

12/29/2015 Most Popular Chinese Medicine Courses of 2015
04/22/2015 Leon Hammer still offering TCM clinical pearls at the age of 90

I had the pleasure of recording a 90 min lecture by Dr. Leon Hammer on Treating Infertility with Chinese Medicine for the 2015 Integrative Fertility Symposium (IFS).

most popular acupuncture and TCM Courses 12/29/2014 The 15 Most Popular TCM and Acupuncture Courses of 2014

These online courses are guaranteed to deepen your knowledge, heighten your confidence and increase your practice success. Your most popular courses of 2014 ....

You are Scaring New Patients Away Because you Think Like an Acupuncturist? 09/17/2014 You are Scaring New Patients Away Because you Think Like an Acupuncturist?

Lorne shares why he does not have pics of acupuncture needles on his clinic website and brochures.

Arya's Nielson - The Science of Gua Sha. TCM 09/03/2014 Acupuncture is Effective for Chronic Pain Beyond the Placebo Effect: The Science of Gua sha Therapy

Gua sha therapy produces an anti-inflammatory and immune protectant effect that treats pain, acute and chronic illness with potential to slow degeneration of chronic internal organ disease.

05/05/2014 Chinese medicine offers hope to women of advanced maternal age who are trying to conceive

The largest population seeking assistance from Chinese medicine is women of advanced maternal age who are trying to conceive. This can be a very rewarding or extremely frustrating aspect of your practice, depending on your level of expertise in working with them.

04/19/2014 5 Steps to building a successful fertility practice

As a TCM/acupuncture practitioner, you already know this. But hanging a shingle on your door stating you treat infertility (or listing it on your website) isn’t enough. To build a thriving practice, you need to do some legwork that is guaranteed to pay you back ten fold.

acupuncture and infertility, acupuncturists treating infertility 03/06/2014 Staying Relevant, Bringing Value: Tips for Acupuncturists Treating Infertility

If you create good value for others (and they perceive it as good value for the fee you charge) then you can enjoy a rewarding and busy practice. Acupuncturists should look to treating areas such as advanced maternal age or egg quality.

Acupuncture: Science demonstrates the ancient sages got it right! 01/10/2014 Acupuncture: Science demonstrates the ancient sages got it right!

It was inspiring to watch Dr. Ed Neal's two lectures (links in full story) on how the ancient sages really understood the human physiology and anatomy from a functional perspective.