In a recent decision by the
Maine Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Chiropractic Acupuncture programs will now be accepted online with one weekend of hands
on clinical training.
short sighted ruling sets the Chiropractic Acupuncture programs back thirty years and everything we have worked for. This
also extremely hurts the Chiropractic Acupuncture programs taught at the Chiropractic institutions.
Our institution has been asked if we would follow in the same course.
Our answer is a devote NO!
How would you
like it if your heart surgeon took their training online with one weekend of clinical experience?
We are limiting our teaching to Logan College only as they have set
the standard for the 300 hour Acupuncture program. This program is sixty percent in class didactic hours and forty percent
in lab clinical training.
takes an online program does not qualify for the American Board of Chiropractic Acupuncture Diplomate exam. They require 60
percent didactic in class hours and 35 percent in lab hands on training.
Acupuncture is a specialized Traditional Chinese Medicine system. We will not desecrate
its roots in any fashion or form.