CALL TO ACTION! DRY NEEDLING COMMENTS NEEDED!
The proposed dry needling regulation that will allow physical therapists to practice dry needling in the Commonwealth of Virginia is currently in its second commenting period of the regulatory process. We need you to comment opposing this regulation. ASVA is asking that you write a personalized statement that includes these important points. Deadline to comment is February 24, 2017 at 11:59 p.m.
Elementary Aspects of Canonical Chinese Medicine
April 22nd & 23rd, 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Early Bird Prices End February 25th
This year ASVA presents Elementary Aspects of Canonical Chinese Medicine, a course designed for non-herbalists and herbalists alike who wish to develop a more accurate and deeper understanding of the application of clinical herbal medicine. Participants will achieve this objective by exploring the medicine’s original identity and history via in-depth study of classical Chinese texts.
This is a great seminar of non-herbalists or beginning herbalists as it provide the perfect foundational tools that will acquaint you with the history of Chinese herbal medicine and provide you with a greater understanding of the theoretical staples of diagnosis and treatment.
For advanced herbalist, this is an opportunity to explore the herbs and herbal formulas you have studied with greater application and historical perspective.
Virginia Board of Physical Therapy - Board Meeting
*Please consider attending these meetings to both represent ASVA and the acupuncture profession. These meeting usually last 1-2 hours. If you are interested in attending Richmond-based board meetings on behalf of ASVA, please contact us at email@example.com.
ASVA NEEDS VOLUNTEERS
ASVA is in need of volunteers. We are looking for members interested in:
If you or someone you know is interested in volunteering, please contact ASVA at: firstname.lastname@example.org
CAN'T VOLUNTEER? DONATE!
Donations are not tax deductible at this time. All donations go toward ASVA's goals to support the practice of acupuncture in the Commonwealth of Virginia.
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Tweets from the Board
"I am still basking in the awesomeness of Lobby Day(s). Thank you to everyone who made public statements and all our General Assembly volunteers. You inspire me! "
-Aubry Fisher, Recording Secretary
The opioid letter is done and ready to be sent to Governor McAuliffe. ASVA will be working to post resources to our website to help you educate others about how acupuncture can help combat the opioid crisis facing this nation."
-Stephanie Pina, President
"Students from Kings Park University and South Baylo University are now official members of ASVA. We are excited to start working to help Virginia acupuncture students become successful practitioners."
-Rebecca Reynolds, Membership Liaison