National and International trainings are available for those individuals who want to learn the process of auricular acupuncture for addictions and Trauma including PTSD. Training is based on the technique developed by Dr. Michael Smith in the Bronx New York, USA and chromotherapy with EMDR based on the work done by Dr's. Daniel Asis, and Raphael Nogiere.
National Trainings are available every other month in Dallas, Texas. A candidate for training will be able to complete a full certificate of education and hands-on in the National Acupuncture Detoxification Association (NADA). The training is on a weekend. In Texas if you hold a license such as MD,DO, RN, LVN, LCDC, LPC, LMSW to work with CD/MH, after the training you will be able to apply to the TSMB (Texas State Medical Board) for a license. Be sure that you check your local authorities to confirm that you qualify for the training.
International trainings are tailored according to the needs of each place. Since 2000, Dr. Méndez has provided consultation each summer in Europe and South America. March 16-19, 2012 Dr. Méndez will be providing training for full certificate in Spanish for Latin American Physicians (MD) in Bogota, Colombia.
October 5-8, 2011 Dr.Méndez presented at "II International Congress of Dual Disorders: Addictive Behaviours and other Mental Disorders," held in Barcelona, Spain. Chile and France (September 6-10, 2010) were included in Dr. Méndez’ circuit in 2010. Some training and presentation materials from the time in South America and Europe are available by clicking here.
Training in Dallas, Texas are:
Trainings are on weekends and are every other month to be sure that we have enough participants to be a cohesive group.
Trainings will be:
These are the next trainings;
• July 6-8, 2012
• August 10-12, 2012
• October 5-7, 2012
• December 7-9, 2012
For more information contact...
Dr. Susana E. Méndez at: firstname.lastname@example.org
The classes in Dallas is held at the
Overseas and out-of-state trainings are also on weekends and planned every other weekend when the training is not done in Dallas.
Please email us at DrMéndez@InternationalAcupuncture.com to receive more information about fees, locations and accommodation in the area, as well as any interest in International Trainings.