It is part of a professional order like 46 other professions in the province of Quebec. The profession has been regulated under the Quebec Order of Acupuncturists since 1995.
All acupunters must obtain a permit from the Order and have studied at the Colleges de Rosemont, the only establishment authorized to train acupuncturists in Quebec. The training to become an acupuncturist lasts 3 years and includes a minimum of 2700 hours of which 2000 hours are specific to acupuncture. The training also includes courses in Western medicine such as anatomy, screening and emergency courses.
Graduated from Collège de Rosemont in fall 2019.
Emily-Rose practices acupuncture in Longueuil on south shore of Montreal
Back pain can be successfully treated with acupuncture points
Acupuncture and chiropractic are two medical approaches that complement each other well.
Acupuncture is an interesting approach to treat ailments related to the sciatic nerve.