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    • 25 Aug 2018
    • 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    • Long Life Wellness Center, 1127 Kildaire Farm Road, Cary, NC 27511
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    Ishizaka Ryu Traditional Japanese Acupuncture, used for Pain Control, Concussion, Face and Body Rejuvenation
    Presenter: Naoki Kubota, L.Ac

    5 CEUs (NCALB approved)

    $50 for NCSAAM Members; $100 for non-Members

    During this course, practitioners will obtain an explanation of Traditional Japanese Acupuncture, Ishizaka Ryu Including: Theory, History, Diagnosis, and Techniques. Additionally, they’ll obtain a demonstration and hands on practice of methods to control pain, concussion treatment protocol, face and body rejuvenation.  


    Cancellation Policy for NCSAAM Events:
    One month prior to seminar date: Full refund minus $25 cancellation fee.
    One month to one week prior: 60% of tuition will be refunded.
    Less than one week prior or nonattendance: No refunds. 

    • 26 Aug 2018
    • 10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
    • McKay Healing Arts, 4916 Wrightsville Ave, Wilmington, NC 28403
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    The Basics of VA and Private Insurance Billing
    Presenter: Linda Tolentino, LAc, MAc
    4 CEUs (NCALB Approved)

    1. If you've never billed insurance before or need a refresher, this course is for you.  Practitioners will learn what is needed to start working with insurance companies, how to complete and submit an electronic CMS1500, and how to write clinical notes.  Linda Tolentino has years of experience with acupuncture billing.  Obtain the basics needed to start billing insurance with the Veterans Administration and private insurers, how to obtain a National Provider Identifier which is a unique 10-digit identification number issued to healthcare providers by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. Credentialing, how to complete a claim form, and discussion around the basic diagnostic codes that insurance will pay for.  


    • 06 Oct 2018
    • 8:00 AM
    • 07 Oct 2018
    • 5:00 PM
    • Duke Medical Pavilion, Room 2W93, 10 Duke Medical Circle, Durham
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      What You Need to Know to Become an Effective Hospice and Palliative
    Care Acupuncturist: 
    Treatment Considerations,
    Ethics and Safety for End-of-Life Care

    16 PDAs (NCCAOM Approved)
    Presenter:  Torii Black, MCTM, ADN, Dipl. LAc,(NCCAOM), L.Ac, RN

    What You Need to Know to Become an Effective Hospice and Palliative Care Acupuncturists Introduces the professional to the historical and modern hospice model, including the cultural, physical, spiritual and emotional issues related to death and dying. Includes assessment, physical and emotional changes in the dying patient, and the Hospice Acupuncture protocol.

    Hospice Acupuncture Ethics (2 PDAs)Will examine ethical terminology and explores personal beliefs on death and dying. Topics include critical thinking skills, the Patients’ Bill of Rights and utilizing the interdisciplinary team to resolve conflicts.

    Safety in Hospice Acupuncture and Home Care (2 PDAs)A day of home visits uncovers a variety of safety subjects from the travel kit and clean field, to prevention of disease transmission, problem patients, safe documentation techniques, and your personal and vehicle safety.



    Cancellation Policy for NCSAAM Events:
    One month prior to seminar date: Full refund minus $25 cancellation fee.
    One month to one week prior: 60% of tuition will be refunded.
    Less than one week prior or nonattendance: No refunds. 

    • 30 Mar 2019
    • 8:30 AM
    • 31 Mar 2019
    • 5:00 PM
    • Hilton Garden Inn Raleigh-Durham, 4620 S. Miami Boulevard, Durham, NC 27703
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    Advanced Pediatrics TCM and Shonishin Seminar
    Behavioral Disorders
    16 PDAs (NCCAOM Approved)

    Presenter: Soma Glick, D.O.M., L.Ac

    Increase your pediatric patient load by offering a needle-less, painless and drugless treatment using the Shonishin tools and method.

    This comprehensive course will cover a wide range of children's behavioral disorders including hyperactivity, attention deficit disorder, autism, anxiety, insomnia and night terrors. We will discuss how these disorders affect different age groups from infants, toddlers, school-age children to teenagers. Learn to classify behavioral disorders according to the organ system and as Kan-mushi syndromes (Gan obstructive disorders).

    Soma will present real cases from her private practice and will cover in-depth treatment protocols with acupuncture and Shonishin techniques. Time will be taken on Saturday to introduce the Shonishin tools and techniques and cover other techniques specific for calming shen and the nervous system.



    Cancellation Policy for NCSAAM Events:
    One month prior to seminar date: Full refund minus $25 cancellation fee.
    One month to one week prior: 60% of tuition will be refunded.
    Less than one week prior or nonattendance: No refunds. 

Past events

15 Aug 2018 NCSAAM Business and Pleasure Social
15 Jul 2018 The Basics of VA and Private Insurance Billing
02 Jun 2018 Micro-Current in Acupuncture Practice
20 May 2018 Ishizaka Ryu Traditional Japanese Acupuncture, used for Pain Control, Concussion, Face and Body Rejuvenation
05 May 2018 NCSAAM Annual Membership Meeting
05 May 2018 Lunch options for May 6
05 May 2018 Lunch options for May 5
05 May 2018 Yuan Qi Acupuncture for Pain
08 Apr 2018 Intro to Biomedical Functional Nutrition to Enhance TCM
11 Nov 2017 Your Gut Is Your Center of Your Universe: Healing The Microbiome
10 Sep 2017 Face Rejuvenation with Acupuncture and Herbs
26 Aug 2017 Introduction to Jing Fang Classical Herbal Theory
17 Jun 2017 Distal Point Protocols for Breast Congestion
04 Jun 2017 Face Rejuvenation with Acupuncture and Herbs
27 May 2017 A Concise Introduction to Medical Qigong
30 Apr 2017 Annual Member Meeting
29 Apr 2017 Traditional Pulse Diagnosis for Contemporary Practice
02 Apr 2017 Pain Relief Through Ishizaka Ryu Japanese Acupuncture
25 Mar 2017 Ishizaka Ryu Basic Training
05 Mar 2017 Ishizaka Ryu Basic Training
11 Feb 2017 TCM Treatment Strategies for Common Headache/All About Back and Knee Pain
05 Feb 2017 Treating Our Nation's Veterans: Opioid Use, VA Credentialing and Billing
15 Jan 2017 Treating Our Nation's Veterans: Opioid Use, VA Credentialing and Billing
29 Oct 2016 Walk A Thon
23 Oct 2016 Ishizaka Ryu Basic Training
15 Oct 2016 Opioids Detox and TCM
13 Oct 2016 Nutrition and Acupuncture
28 Sep 2016 Charlotte Political Action Meeting
25 Sep 2016 Stressed Out People: Two Common Patterns Seen in the Clinic
21 Sep 2016 Triad Political Action Meeting
15 Sep 2016 Beach Political Action Meeting
11 Sep 2016 Low Back Pain and TCM
11 Sep 2016 Charlotte Political Action Meeting
18 Jun 2016 Introduction to Jing Fang Classical Herbal Theory
04 Jun 2016 Treating Unexplained Fertility with TCM
14 May 2016 Annual Member Meeting
14 May 2016 NCAAOM Annual Symposium: Chronic Liver Disease & Cancer Support
13 May 2016 Asheville Political Action Meeting
02 May 2016 Triangle Political Action Meeting
24 Apr 2016 Basic Training in Ishizaka Ryu
28 Mar 2016 San Jiao Energetics: How it Works from Beginning to End
21 Feb 2016 Nutrition, Herbs, and Acupuncture for Pain
20 Feb 2016 The NCCAOM Safety and Ethics Course
13 Feb 2016 Acupuncture in the Treatment of Breast Pathology

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