2021 Calendar


We will offer live hands-on weekend seminars starting in early 2022!
Please understand that these courses will remained scheduled as long as it is safe
to travel and to gather. If this schedule looks different from than the last time you
were on the Calendar page, it is because this pandemic has a way of really
altering our dates and schedules…



The Acupuncture Sports Medicine Apprenticeship Program

With Whitfield Reaves and staff

We are now opening registration for the first Apprenticeship Program in almost two years. For two decades we have been offering this mentorship-style teaching program. We are excited to continue our tradition of small group learning for those interested in orthopedic and sports acupuncture. This live course will be held in Oakland, California.

Our first live seminars in almost two years!
Now beginning in March, 2022

Weekend #1: The Shoulder and Upper Extremity
March 4, 5, & 6, 2022
Weekend #2: The Low Back and Hip
June 3, 4, & 5, 2022
Weekend #3: The Lower Extremity
September 9, 10, & 11, 2022

Three days of live instruction by Whitfield Reaves, Jenny Nieters, & Staff
In Oakland, California
Class size will be limited for safety purposes

Cost: $1,200.00 per three-day weekend
Note:
Each weekend will offer 20 PDAs/CEUs approved by the NCCAOM and the state of California.
For questions, email Mary Saunders LAc: msaundersoffice@gmail.com


Acupuncture Sports Medicine Practicum Series
Instructor Whitfield Reaves and staff

The Practicum courses offer supervised practice with instruction to complement our online teaching programs. Each day-long course is available for those who have completed The Acupuncture Sports Medicine Apprenticeship Program, the webinar series Mastering the Treatment of Injury and Pain, or our two-day online classes offered in 2020 and 2021. All three Practicum courses cover palpation, location, and needle techniques for the shoulder and upper extremity, the low back and hip, and the lower extremity.

Our first teaching of the live Practicum series!
Day #1: The Shoulder and Upper Extremity
Day #2: The Low Back and Hip
Day #3: The Lower Extremity

February 18, 19, & 20, 2022
Practicum program (three days)
Maui, Hawaii


April 22, 23, & 24, 2022
Practicum program (three days)
Oakland, California


Cost: $1,200.00 per three-day weekend
Note:
Each day will offer 6 PDAs/CEUs approved by the NCCAOM and the state of California.
The total for the weekend is 18 PDAs/CEUs
For questions, email Mary Saunders LAc: msaundersoffice@gmail.com


Mentorship Groups
These new programs reflect our deep commitment to small group mentorship-style learning. And the firm belief that the educational process is more effective and enjoyable in a small intimate setting with a mentor or teacher at your side.

More groups with Whitfield Reaves will be scheduled soon

Sports Acupuncture Mentorship Groups with Jenny Nieters
First Saturday of the month (October 2, November 6, December 4)
Times: 7:00 am to 8:30 am Pacific time
Email: jennynieterslac@gmail.com

Sports Acupuncture Clinical Topics with Jenny Nieters
Dates: Thursdays, once a mont (October, November, and December)
Email: jennynieterslac@gmail.com