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Acupuncture for Physicians

Harvard Medical School
Structural Acupuncture for Physicians
Boston, MA
(781) 391-7518, ext 240

Institute of Taoist Education and Acupuncture
Classical Five-Element Acupuncture for Physicians and Eligible Healthcare Professionals
Louisville, CO
(720) 890-8922

SUNY Downstate Medical Center
Medical Acupuncture at Downstate
Brooklyn, NY
(718) 270-4563

Tri-State College of Acupuncture
Acupuncture Integrative Medicine Program
New York, NY
(212) 242-2255

UCLA c/o Helms Medical Institute
Medical Acupuncture for Physicians
Berkeley, CA
(510) 649-8488

University of Miami
Art and Science of Acupuncture: Basic and Advanced
Miami, FL
(305) 243-4751

Accredited Acupuncture Schools

Bastyr Center for Natural Health
Teaching clinic for naturopathy, acupuncture and Oriental medicine, nutrition counseling, herbal medicine.
ACAOM approved doctoral program.
Seattle, WA
(206) 834-4100

Eastern School of Acupuncture and Traditional Medicine
New Jersey's first school of acupuncture was founded in 1997. It is accredited by the ACAOM. Graduates receive a Diploma in Acupuncture and are qualified to sit for the NCCAOM national board exam.
Montclair, NJ
(973) 746-8717

Institute of Taoist Education and Acupuncture
ITEA.edu offers a Masters of Classical Five-Element Acupuncture in a unique partial-residency program. 
Program emphasizes experiential learning and a unique practice management curriculum.
Louisville, CO
(720) 890-8922

Oregon College of Oriental Medicine
Founded in 1983, OCOM is one of the oldest Chinese medicine colleges in the United States and trains master’s and doctoral students, conducts research, and treats patients. ACAOM approved doctoral program.
Portland, OR
(503) 253-3443

Pacific College of Oriental Medicine
Pacific College (San Diego, New York, Chicago) presents Oriental medicine to students in undergraduate and graduate degree programs, as well as certificate programs, and to practitioners through continuing education.
San Diego, CA, Chicago, IL, New York, NY
(800) 729-0941

Chelation Therapy

American College for the Advancement of Medicine (ACAM)
Non-profit association that educates physicians on the latest findings in complementary, alternative and integrative (CAIM) medicine. Provides training and certification in chelation therapy.
Laguna Hills, CA
(949) 309-3520

Functional Medicine

Functional Medicine University
Online program in functional diagnostic medicine.

Institute for Functional Medicine (IFM)
IFM trains physicians and other practitioners to identify and treat the underlying causes of chronic diseases.
Gig Harbor, WA
(800) 228-0622

Naturopathic Training

Bastyr Center for Natural Health
School and teaching clinic for naturopathy, acupuncture and Oriental medicine, nutrition counseling, herbal medicine. ACAOM approved doctoral program.
Seattle, WA
(206) 834-4100

Boucher Institute of Naturopathic Medicine
Western Canada’s only accredited naturopathic medical school.
British Columbia, CA
(604) 777-9981

Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine
CCNM offers a rigorous four-year, full-time doctor of naturopathic medicine program.
Toronto, Ontario, CA
(416) 498-1255

National College of Natural Medicine
NCNM is the oldest accredited naturopathic medical college in North America.
Portland, OR
(503) 552-1555

National University of Health Sciences
National University of Health Sciences offers health science education in chiropractic, naturopathic, and oriental medicine, acupuncture, massage therapy and biomedical science.
Lombard, IL
(630) 629-2000

Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine
SCNM is a school of medicine and health sciences grounded in naturopathic principles.
Tempe, Arizona
(480) 858-9100

University of Bridgeport - College of Naturopathic Medicine
The University of Bridgeport College of Naturopathic
Medicine is a non-profit, professional institution which grants the Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine (ND) degree to graduates who successfully complete four academic years of study including clinical training.
Bridgeport, Connecticut
1 (888) 822-4476


Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine
This 6-month online certificate program provides nurses, dietitians, therapists and other health care professionals with foundational knowledge in an integrative, healing-oriented approach to care, addressing the whole person.
Tucson, AZ
(520) 626-6417

Beth Israel’s Continuum Center for Health & Healing
Academic health center devoted to integrative medicine offering residency, fellowships, webcasts, and online CMEs.
New York, NY
(646) 935-2259

Consortium of Academic Health Centers for Integrative Medicine (CAHCIM)
41 academic medical centers, helping transform medicine through rigorous scientific studies and much more.
(612) 624-9166
Also see CAHCIM Research-Oriented Training Opportunites
and CAHCIM Health Coach Training

George Washington Institute of Spirituality & Health
GWish was established in May, 2001 as a leading organization on education and clinical issues related to spirituality and health. Developed by GWish, SOERCE is the premiere online location for educational and clinical resources in the fields of spirituality, religion, and health.
Washington DC
(202) 994-6228

John F. Kennedy University – School of Holistic Studies
Master of Arts degree programs in holistic health education and counseling psychology with specializations in holistic studies. All programs seek to engage the body, mind, and spirit by employing whole-person perspectives.
Berkeley, CA
(800) 696-5358

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Natural Healers Directory
Education resource for people pursuing careers in the natural healing arts, offering information about massage therapy schools, natural health degree schools, acupuncture schools, personal training certification and chiropractic colleges.

National Institute of Whole Health (NIWH)
Facilitating the transformation of the practice of health care to include whole person health care and shared decision making.
Wellesley, MA
(888) 354-4325