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MAS Live Webinar – Treating Neuromuscular Facial Conditions Using Facial and Scalp Acupuncture with Michelle Gellis – 14 PDA

Date/Time
09/18/21 - 09/19/21
10:00 am - 6:00 pm United States Eastern Time Zone

This event will be held as a Zoom Webinar


Registration Open ! –  live webinar to be held September 18th – 19th, 2021 – book today

Schedule 

The live webinar will be held from 10AM to 6PM, both Saturday and Sunday, 8 hours per day with an hour’s worth of breaks, 7 PDA per day, a total of 14 NCCAOM Approved PDA. Attendees must be present all of both days to receive the PDA/CEU credit.

About The Class:

This two-day class provides skills to treat and identify underlying patterns and conditions which may contribute to various diseases and disorders which affect the proper functioning of facial muscles and nerves. These include Bells Palsy, Ptosis, MS, TMJ, Stroke, Trigeminal Neuralgia, Shingles, and others. Protocols and methods, for intramuscular and sub-muscular, basic scalp acupuncture, facial motor points, facial cupping, and micro-needling will be taught.

About Recording: This live Zoom webinar will be recorded, and available to registrants following the webinar at no additional cost. By registering for this event you indicate that you give consent to be recorded.

About NCCAOM PDA: 14 NCCAOM PDA are available for this class. Due to changes in NCCAOM policy, partial PDA CANNOT be given; in other words, you must attend all hours on both days to receive any PDA. 

Students Will:

  1. Learn theory behind and protocols for intramuscular needling of face points
  2. Learn theory behind and protocols for scalp acupuncture needed for treatment of facial conditions
  3. Learn theory behind and protocols for motor points on scalp and face needed for treatment of facial conditions
  4. Be able to identify which modality is best suited to treat different conditions affecting the face, including screening for contraindications
  5. Be able to effectively plan a treatment for various conditions affecting the face

 

About Michelle Gellis

Michelle Gellis (L.Ac, M.Ac) holds the distinction of being one of the very few acupuncturists in the country certified to teach acupuncture facial rejuvenation certification classes on a national level to other acupuncturists. In addition to acupuncture facial rejuvenation, Michelle teaches classes on facial cupping, gua sha and treating neuromuscular facial conditions such as Stroke, Multiple Sclerosis, Trigeminal Neuralgia, TMJ and Bells Palsy with acupuncture. She has been published in The Journal of Chinese Medicine, Acupuncture Today, the Maryland Acupuncture Society Newsletter, The Acupuncture Desk Reference as well as featured in Her Mind Magazine, Howard County Business News and Be Well World Magazine.

Michelle has been a Faculty Member and Clinic Supervisor at the Maryland University of Integrative Health (formally the Tai Sophia Institute) since 2004. Michelle holds a Bachelor of Science Degree from Seton Hall University School of Business in Computer Science, and a Master’s Degree in Acupuncture from the Traditional Acupuncture Institute.

 

Full MAS Live Webinar Recording & NCCAOM PDA Policy

Recording:
All registrants of a live webinar are eligible to view the recording of that live webinar at no additional cost when it is available. Recordings are usually available within 1-2 weeks after a live webinar.

NCCAOM PDA: 
If you attend the live webinar for the duration of the webinar, you will automatically receive your PDA certificate via email usually within 1-2 weeks of the live webinar event.
 
If you registered for the live event, but did not attend the live event, or only attended a portion of the entire live webinar event, you will NOT be eligible to receive live webinar PDA. However, you will be eligible to receive Distance Learning PDA if you view the webinar recording, take the Distance Learning exam, and complete the worksheet. There is no additional cost to take the Distance Learning exam if you registered for the live webinar but are ineligible for the Live PDA (either because you missed the entire life webinar or you missed portions of the live webinar).  If you are only eligible for the Distance Learning PDA, we will notify you by email following the live webinar. Please allow 2-4 weeks for the Distance Learning course to be available following a live webinar event.

 

 

Pricing:

A standard price is used for the seminar, with discount coupons for MAS members and affiliates. When you have logged into the MAS website, the coupon code will appear on the page below the cancellation policy. Enter the coupon into the discount box in the registration section below to see the discount.

NOTE: if you do not see the registration form after you log in, try refreshing your page with the web browser. 

  1. Non-member Subscriber price: $ 265
  2. MAS Member: $200
  3. MAS Student Member: $ 100
  4. MUIH affiliate / ASA state association members $ 238.50

Cancellation Policy:

Cancel by August 18th 2021 – 75% refund

Cancel after August 18th 2021 – no refund




If you are not a member of the Maryland Acupuncture Society you are not eligible for any membership discount code and will not see one on the page above after you log in. However, if you are a licensed acupuncturist, you may join the MAS by using the sign up now button below, then come back to the event page to see your discount code. This form will create a standard professional membership for Maryland licensed acupuncturists, if you would like a different level, you can select the change link on the membership form. Everyone has to log into the MAS website to register for the event. 


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MAS Live Webinar – Treating Neuromuscular Facial Conditions Using Facial and Scalp Acupuncture with Michelle Gellis – 14 PDA

Date/Time
09/18/21 - 09/19/21
10:00 am - 6:00 pm United States Eastern Time Zone

This event will be held as a Zoom Webinar


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If you are not an MAS member, but you receive MAS emails (or have attended MAS seminars in the past), then you may ALREADY be a subscriber and you can login with the email where you receive MAS email communications.
If you are not a member or a subscriber, you may register (for free) as a subscriber HERE(scroll down to the blue middle button that says register now)

Members and Subscribers who don't remember or have not yet set up their passwords can set/reset them HERE.

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