Acupuncture Continuing Education

Colitis, Crohn’s Disease, Chronic Appendicitis

9 CEUs

Download the course materials, take the online quiz, and receive a certificate of completion instantly to fulfill your acupuncture continuing education online at HealthCMi.

Learn how to treat colitis, Crohn’s disease and chronic appendicitis with herbal medicine and acupuncture. A special focus on herbs for the treatment of chronic colitis is presented in the first section. Next, optimal acupuncture points based on clinical research are presented for the treatment of Crohn’s disease. In the third section, learn how to identify and treat chronic appendicitis with herbs and acupuncture.


To learn more and to view a sample of the course material, click the following: Course Sample >


Purchase the course and it will be downloaded to your computer in PDF format. PDFs work on Apple Mac, Windows PC, iPad, iPhone, Android and other platforms. After reviewing the course, take the online quiz and a certificate of completion will be automatically generated for INSTANT credit. You may re-take the quiz as often as is needed and there is no time limit.


Continuing Education Credits
9 NCCAOM Diplomate PDAs (Core/AOM-OM)
9 California Acupuncture Board CEUs (category 1)
9 Texas CAEs (3 herbology, 2 biomedicine, 4 general acupuncture therapy)
9 Nevada Board of Oriental Medicine CEUs
9 CTCMA British Columbia acupuncture CEs 
9 BCNA & CNPBC (British Columbia Naturopathic Assoc.) credits
9 CAAA Alberta CEUs
9 CTCMPAO (Ontario, Canada) continuing education credits
9 OAQ CEUs (Board of Acupuncturists of Quebec)
9 NZASA Chinese Medicine CPDs, Category 2 (New Zealand Acupuncture Standards Authority)
9 Acupuncture NZ (NZRA) New Zealand CEUs
9 NS-CMAAC Nova Scotia acupuncture CEUs
9 CMBA CPDs/CEUs (Chinese Medicine Board of Australia)
9 IVAS CEs (International Veterinary Acupuncture Society)
5 Florida Board of Acupuncture CEs (5 general)
9 California Board of Registered Nursing contact hours


Prof. Liao

About the Author
Prof. Richard Liao, L.Ac. 
has served as professor of herbology and acupuncture theory at the Academy of Chinese Culture & Health Sciences in Oakland, California. Prof. Liao has also served as faculty at Five Branches University in Santa Cruz, California. His many years of teaching experience bring the highest quality of interesting and useful courses to HealthCMi continuing education online. Prof. Liao has published many works of Traditional Chinese Medicine including original translations of Chinese Medicine classic texts.  In addition, Prof. Liao has a private acupuncture practice in Walnut Creek, California and travels to China frequently with his students for advanced Qi Gong and meditation practices.


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