Acupuncture Professional OrganizationsAcupuncture Association of Colorado
- Official site of the Acupuncture Association of Colorado. Practitioner listings and information on training and standards of practice.
Acupuncture Foundation of Canada Institute - Acupuncture training and certification for health professionals.
American Academy of Medical Acupuncture and Medical Acupuncture Research Foundation - AAMA/MARF, with membership of licensed acupuncturists, integrates traditional and modern acupuncture with western medical practice creating a comprehensive approach to health care. Research projects, training, and referrals promoted.
American Association of Oriental Medicine - The American Association of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (AAAOM) was formed in 1981 to be the unifying force for American acupuncturists who are committed to ethical, high educational standards, and well-regulated profession to ensure the safety of the public.
Australian Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine Association - A national professional association of acupuncture and traditional chinese medicine practitioners in australia.
Australian Acupuncture Association Ltd (AAcA) - Primary mechanism for the regulation and representation of Acupuncturists in Australia.
Australian Medical Acupuncture Society - Courses, tips, journal articles, practitioner locator, news, more.
British Medical Acupuncture Society - Society of doctors, dentists and vets, which aims to promote the use and scientific understanding of acupuncture as part of the practice of medicine. Provides details of training courses for doctors and can help patients find a local acupuncture practitioner.
California Acupuncture Association - Representing some of the licensed acupuncturists in California. Listing of practitioners, a bulletin board, news page and a Journal.
Canadian Medical Acupuncture Society - CMAS is a professional association which aims to promote the integration of acupuncture into the practice of medicine.
Foundation for TCM - Established in 1991 to provide an organisational base for promoting research into acupuncture. Research Charity in York, United Kingdom.
International Council of Medical Acupuncture and Related Techniques - Created in 1983, ICMART is a non-profit international organization, registered under Belgian law. Members are national associations with members who are medical doctors practising acupuncture and related techniques.
NADA Literature Clearinghouse - The National Acupuncture Detoxification Association is a nonprofit organization which uses acupuncture to aid the recovery of addicts. Training materials for NADA protocols can be purchased.
National Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine Alliance - An alliance of practicioners and consumers working to advance Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine, based in Washington state, USA. Useful information on training and licensing requirements of various US states.
National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine - The NCCAOM is a non-profit organization established by the profession to promote nationally recognized standards of competence and safety in acupuncture and Oriental medicine, in the USA.
National Sports Acupuncture Association - A professional association of acupuncturists and other alternative medicine practitioners interested in the use of alternative medicine in the treatment and prevention of sports injuries.
North American Society of Acupuncture and Alternative Medicine - A group of licensed acupuncturists from diverse backgrounds. Recognizing and supporting different approaches to acupuncture treatment, research, and philosophy. Aim do identify a general body of knowledge, basic to all practitioners, to be promoted by a proficiency examination created by the same diverse group of practitioners.