(This course is a module of The Art & Science of Acupuncture)
Auriculotherapy is effective for a wide range of health problems, including musculoskeletal pain, addiction, respiratory and gastrointestinal issues, skin problems, eye-ear-nose-throat disorders, control of blood pressure many others. Auricular Acupuncture for Physicians is a practical introductory course providing physicians with the theory, clinical training, and hands-on practicum to begin integrating auricular acupuncture into medical practice.
The curriculum provides a fundamental knowledge of auricular anatomical areas, zones, diagnosis, and treatment. At the completion of this seminar, participants will be able to identify key ear points used for treating many functional disorders, demonstrate proper ear needling technique of ectodermal points, and develop appropriate treatment protocols.
Accreditation: This Live activity, The Art & Science of Acupuncture for Physicians 2017, with a beginning date of 02/04/2017, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 14.00 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
AMA/AAFP Equivalency: AAFP Prescribed credit is accepted by the American Medical Association as equivalent to AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ toward the AMA Physician’s Recognition Award. When applying for the AMA PRA, Prescribed credit earned must be reported as Prescribed credit, not as Category 1 Credit.
14 Continuing Education units have been approved with the Florida Board of Chiropractic & the Florida Board of Dentistry. CE Provider Number: 50-2682