AOBTA - Certified Practitioner
American Organization for Bodywork Therapies of Asia (AOBTA) is a professional membership not-for-profit organization for practitioners, teachers and schools of Asian Bodywork Therapy (ABT).
I practice tuina a form of asian bodywork therapy. I participated in a dedicated course of study of tuina, addition to the tuina training I received in acupuncture school.
Diplomate of Acupuncture
A Diplomate of Acupuncture is an acupuncturist who is certified by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM®). It is a considerable professional achievement to earn the designation Diplomate of Acupuncture (NCCAOM). NCCAOM certification indicates to employers, patients, and peers that one has met national standards for the safe and competent practice of acupuncture as defined by the acupuncture and Oriental medicine (AOM) profession. For additional information, about the Diplomate of Acupuncture, please visit the NCCAOM Website.