HOW TO USE THIS GUIDE
This Acupuncture Manual is designed and laid out in a way that will guide student learning much in the same way that an instructor would. This coursework is comprised of chapters that are included of Case Based Approach. Each chapter focuses on a major concept in the course.
In each chapter, we have included short-answer and (in some instances) multiple choice questions which relate directly to the session material. Throughout the guide, you can take the opportunity to internalize what you have learned by completing various self-reflection exercises.
ACUPUNCTURE FOR PROFESSIONALS$1,500.00
Acupuncture for professional is designed to focus on acupuncture and understanding latest contemporary scientific, medical knowledge about the treatment of pain and dysfunction using neurofunctional acupuncture and electroacupuncture. This includes of needling techniques, anatomy laboratory and treatment of live cases supervised by Dr. Joseph Jimenez for safety of the students.
FOUNDATION COURSES FOR DENTISTS$1,500.00
ABOUT THE DENTAL FOUNDATION COURSES
PMAI runs acupuncture training programs in the US for dentists. The weekend Foundation Course covers the basic concepts of acupuncture and the use of acupuncture to treat common dental problems.
Courses are run by Licensed Medical Acupuncturist and it is good for clinical content with Case Based Approach. Thus, students will learn practical and experience clinical ways of learning acupuncture.
Advanced Acupuncture is designed for physiotherapist, osteopaths, nurses, podiatrists and other regulated health care professionals who had completed the Foundation of Acupuncture. This course includes implement ad evaluation of presenting pain and dysfunction on how to facilitate rehabilitation, case based approach and practical issues surrounding acupuncture, presenting conditions healing and rehabilitation within contemporary healthcare and workplace settings. This course is supervised by Dr. Joseph Jimenez, a Licensed Medical Acupuncturist.
HOW TO LOCATE ACUPUNCTURE POINTS$1,500.00
How to locate Acupuncture Points is designed for focusing medical students and professionals in learning acupuncture. This course contains comprehensive information for the meridians and acupuncture points that used in the clinical practice of acupuncture. This course is supervised by Dr. Joseph Jimenez, a Licensed Medical Acupuncturist.
LICENSING & CERTIFICATION$1,500.00
A Licensed Medical Acupuncturist focuses on acupuncture, clinical practice and comprehensive demonstrations in the clinic of Doctor Joseph Jimenez. This course is supervised by Dr. Joseph Jimenez includes clinical acupuncture experience in general health problems to include acupuncture diagnosis; therapeutic treatment planning; acupuncture needling technique; moxibustion; electroacupuncture; pre and post-treatment instruction; contraindications and precautions; treatment of emergencies; when to refer to appropriate health professionals; and acupuncture hygiene that are needed for License Requirements.
MASSAGE THERAPY PROGRAM$1,500.00
Massage Therapy Program is designed for medical students and professionals in learning massage therapy. This course provides with in-depth academic preparation in massage therapy theory, and hand-on professional experience in our state-of-the-art facilities, which include specialized massage therapy tables and exercise equipment, developed treatment plans and rehabilitation, and evaluate outcomes with needling techniques. This course is supervised by a Licensed Medical Acupuncturist.
SUPPLEMENTARY / SPECIAL TOPIC$1,500.00
Acupuncture and Women’s Health
A Licensed Medical Acupuncturist focuses on acupuncture and Gynecology.
Acupuncture for Headache
A Licensed Medical Acupuncturist focuses on acupuncture and treatment of headache.
Acupuncture for Palliative Care and for Cancer Patients
A Licensed Medical Acupuncturist focuses on acupuncture, treatment, relieving and preventing the suffering of the patients.
THE FOUNDATION COURSE$1,500.00
The foundation course is a mixture of lectures and clinical group sessions. Each group has 12 students in the initial stages of training to emphasize the safety of the students. The students are guided by Licensed Medical Acupuncturist to ensure a safe needling technique. Teaching on the foundation course is based on the on the scientific explanation of acupuncture.
PMAI serves as a Clinical Instructor to students in providing superb opportunities to observe experienced acupuncturists at work and to learn, through direct experience, the practice of acupuncturists at work and learn through direct experience, the practice of acupuncture under the close supervision of experienced License Acupuncturists. As the course continues, students observe practitioners at work, gaining valuable experience in many varied diagnostic skills in traditional Chinese medicines i.e. pulse taking, tongue diagnosis, body diagnosis, interviewing, listening etc.