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September 14-August 17, 2024-2025

Shinkyu Traditional Japanese Acupuncture Certification Program

Santa Monica (Los Angeles), California, US 

Inaugural comprehensive year-long Japanese acupuncture training program: history, fundamental concepts, diagnostic techniques, needle insertion methods, and treatment approaches of traditional Japanese acupuncture.


In-person, once a month, on weekends (each with 14 hours (Sat/Sun), over 12 months for 168 hours total). CEU and NCCAOM PDA credits and certification as Japanese Acupuncture Practitioners upon completion of attendance requirements, written assessments, and practical exams. 


Instructor: Atsuki Maeda, DAOM, LAc, Dipl OM. Licensed Acupuncturist, Moxibustionist and Anma-Massage-Shiatsu therapist in Japan; Licensed Acupuncturist in California, Diplomate of Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM); owner and practitioner at Golden Ratio Acupuncture Clinic in Santa Monica and Torrance.


Tuition: For professionals: $6,000; acupuncture students: $5,500.

 *Payment plan: $1,000 first 6 months (professionals), $1,000 first 5 months and $500 on the 6th month (students).

 *First installment or full payment required at registration.

Registration: Until August 1, 2024


Oct 19-2024

Portland Traditional Japanese Medicine Seminars hosts

Jeffrey Dann, Ph.D. and Bob Quinn, DAOM, L.Ac. teaching

Further Investigations in Koshi-Balancing Potency, Ease, Organization

see for details and to sign up

November 2024

Katsuyuki Oue Meridian Therapy Webinar 2024 Winter (with English Interpreter / Archive)

2024     Japan

   Nov10(Sun)    9:00am – 12:00am

   Nov11(Mon)    9:00am – 12:00am

2024     USA

   Nov 9  (Sat)    4pm-7pm (PST)

   Nov 10  (Sun)     4pm-7pm (PST)

February 2025

Katsuyuki Oue Meridian Therapy Seminar 2025 Winter in LA (with English Interpreter / Archive)

2025    LA

   Feb. 7-9(Fri,Sat, Sun)      10:00am – 18:00pm



instagram: nishizuka_labo 

Further info: Kiyohide Tsubakiyama 



High Desert Hari Society: Upcoming Study Opportunities

September 28-29, 2024

Dashin with Hideo Takahashi in Santa Fe, New Mexico

 Join us in Santa Fe for a weekend of abdominal diagnosis and treatment rooted in Takahashi Sensei's exploration of historical techniques and theoretical understanding of jaki. 15 CEU units. 

Fall 2024 - Spring 2025

Hari Online Study Group: Monthly via Zoom

Meet with renowned teachers of Japanese meridian therapy for didactic practice and grand rounds. 

Lifetime Mentorship and Membership: ShinKyu University
Now enrolling for online and in-person study.
ShinKyu University is a lifetime membership and mentorship course created for newer practitioners intrigued by Japanese acupuncture and moxibustion.
Helps students achieve superior results by building on their TCM education with continued mentorship in Japanese acu/moxa technique theory, and community.
Over 20 CA/NCCAOM PDAs available.
Sign up: 

​* Member requests for event postings can be e-mailed in the above format to Brent at the following e-mail: najommoxa at gmail dot com. 

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