Acupuncture Continuing Education

Conception Vessel Acupoints

20 CEUs

Prof. Liao presents a review of conception vessel acupuncture points according to both ancient and modern Chinese medicine. Drawing on ancient Taoist Dragon sect teachings, we explore the original meanings and dynamics of each acupuncture point. Prof. Liao connects the energetics of each acupuncture point with real world clinical applications. Enjoy this review of the conception vessel and discover hidden meanings of each acupoint.

Special added topics include modern research of conception vessel channel acupoints for the treatment of symptoms associated with endometriosis, abdominal distention, asthma, dry mouth, cancer related fatigue, constipation, and COPD. A section on safety and ethics covers clinical ethical considerations, scope of practice requirements, clinical safety precautions, and pathogen transmission concerns. Download the course, take the online quiz, and receive a certificate of completion.


To view a sample of the course, click the following: Online Course Samples >


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
20 NCCAOM Diplomate PDAs (20 core: AOM-AC 8, AOM-OM 8, Safety 2, Ethics 2)
Fulfills both special NCCAOM Safety and Ethics PDA category requirements, Provider #602.
20 California Acupuncture Board CEUs (category 1)
20 Texas CAEs (11 general acupuncture, 2 ethics & safety, 3 herbology, 4 biomedicine)
20 California Board of Registered Nursing contact hours
20 Florida Board of Acupuncture CEs (medical errors 2, laws & rules 2, general 11, biomedical 5)
20 CTCMA British Columbia acupuncture CEs 
20 BCNA & CNPBC (British Columbia Naturopathic Assoc.) credits
20 CAAA Alberta CEUs
20 CTCMPAO (Ontario, Canada) continuing education credits
20 OAQ CEUs (Board of Acupuncturists of Quebec)
20 NZASA Chinese Medicine CPDs, Category 2 (New Zealand Acupuncture Standards Authority)
20 Acupuncture NZ (NZRA) New Zealand CEUs
20 NS-CMAAC Nova Scotia acupuncture CEUs
20 CMBA CPDs/CEUs (Chinese Medicine Board of Australia)
Massachusetts: applicable towards the acupuncture & herbs requirements


About the Author 


Prof. Richard Liao, L.Ac.Prof. Richard Liao, L.Ac.

Professor Liao 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. In addition, Prof. Liao has a private acupuncture practice in Walnut Creek, California.





Recent Customer Reviews

Stephen H. 03/22/2024
This course was direct, concise & the information was smoothly comprehended.
M. G. 03/14/2024
Very informative specially in the comparison between different scope of practices between state and regions.
Leslie B. 03/12/2024
loved this course. Well written and will use the handouts to study further
Brooke N. 02/27/2024
Great review and details.
QI Z. 02/17/2024
I found the course very useful and helpful.
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