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CAN by-laws 
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Community Acupuncture Articles and Books

Community Acupuncture Video by Media Awakenings

“Acupuncture and Social Entrepreneurship” by Lisa Rohleder (Acupuncture Today, Vol.7, No.3)

“The Art of the Sliding Scale” by Lisa Rohleder

“Vision and Decision” by Lisa Rohleder (Acupuncture Today, Vol.7, No.11)
“Widening the Door: Privilege and Access” by Lisa Rohleder (Acupuncture Today, Vol.8, No.1)

The Remedy by Lisa Rohleder
Video of Lisa Rohleder speaking at OCOM March 6, 2007

“Restructuring American Acupuncture” by Subhuti Dharmananda 
“Working Class Acupuncture: Conference Report” by Jordan Van Voast (Acupuncture Today, Vol.8, No.1)

 

Community Acupuncture in the News

 

NATIONAL

“The Cost of Acupuncture,” The New York Times, May 7, 2010.  (Be sure to check-out the comments!)

First Professional Doctorate Exposes Rift on Future of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine,” The Integrator Blog, February 1, 2010.

Acupuncturists Fight Back Against Pending Requirements” in Frederick News-Post on December 29, 2009.

Coping in America: The Uninsured,” 247Townhall, April 15, 2009.

“Acupuncture touted for low-cost care,” Marketplace, NPR Radio, September 2, 2008

Acupuncture for All,” Utne Magazine, July/August 2008.

Acupuncture for All,” Yes! Magazine, November 7, 2007.

“Working Class Acupuncture: Revolutionary Business Model Creates Access, Fosters New Business,” The Integrator Blog, Nov. 22, 2006

 

EAST COAST

Community Acupuncture: Truly Affordable Acupuncture for Everyone,” Panacea Quest, January 24, 2011.

Local Acupuncturists Try to Survive Recession,” NPR, June 21, 2010.

A World of Relief,” Fitchburg Pride, April 23, 2010.

The Acupuncture Power Hour” with Emily Konstan, Talking Alternative Broadcasting, March 26, 2010.

Affordable, Accessible, Acupuncture Business,” The Landmark, April 8, 2010.

“Acupuncturist Gives Back to Community,” MaineBusiness.com, March 22, 2010.

Community Health Acupuncture Center,” by Ferndale 115 News, February 15, 2010. 

Acupuncturists Fight Back Against Pending Requirements” in Frederick News-Post on December 29, 2009.

New SR 70 Acupuncture Office Opens,” in Bradenton.com, December 08, 2009.

Affordable Acupuncture Comes to Central Massachusetts,” Vitality Magazine, September 2009.

Communal Healing,” Hudson Valley Magazine, August 2009.

“Communal Healing: A New Breed of Acupuncturists Aims to Make the Age-Old Treatment Available to More Patients,” Hudson Valley Magazine, July 20, 2009.

“Stars in the Making,” hosted by Eliza Ramona Pokoly, June 21, 2009.

Affordable Acupuncture: Community Model Brings Treatment to Working Folks,” Living Well: Citizen Times, July 14, 2009.

Cheap Relief at Community Acupuncture,” Fox 29, May 19, 2009.

River Valley Acupuncture Specializes in 'Community Style' Treatments,” d.b.a. Magazine, March 2009

Stuck on Detroit: Midtown's New Acupuncture Clinic, ModelD, February 17, 2009.

Acupuncture Gains an Edge by Relaxing Fees,” HeraldTribune.com, November 24, 2008.

NH Chronicle – Affordable Acupuncture,” ABC9, November 4, 2008.

Andy Wegman of Manchester Acupuncture Studio interviewed on Word Of Mouth, from New Hampshire Public Radio, Sep. 9, 2008

“Acupuncture touted for low-cost care,” Marketplace, NPR Radio, September 2, 2008

Acupuncture Clinic Makes Treatment Available for the Whole Community,” NBC-25 on August 16, 2008.

Acupuncture Together Opens in Cambridge,” Wicked Local, July 30, 2008.

Sticking Together: Two West-Philly Needles Make the Case for Community-Based Acupuncture,” Philadelphia City Paper, July 9, 2008.

Acupuncture Clinic's Mission: Avoid High Costs,” Union Leader, April 28, 2008.

“Acupuncture Studio Wants to Put Things 'Back in Balance,'” Wicked Local, February 12, 2008. 

“Cape Clinic Offers Group Acupuncture,” Cape Cod Times, January 10, 2008.

A Community Approach,” Frederick News-Post, November 5, 2007.

 

MIDWEST

Healing in downtown Winona,” by Winona 360, January 26, 2011. 

Many Choose Acupuncture to Help Pain,” by Winona Post, September 5, 2010.

Community Acupuncture of St. Louis,” by Great Day St. Louis, April 2, 2010. 

Buzzed Into Madison Community Acupuncture,” WBUW Madison, March 6, 2010. 

Conspicuous Consumption,” Time Out Chicago, January 1, 2009.

190 Big Deal: Acupuncture,” ABC7, November 8, 2009.

Milwaukee Community Acupuncture Makes Treatments Affordable,” OnMilwaukee.com, August 26, 2009.

The Healing Affects of Acupuncture,” KSDK5, September 12, 2008.

“Clinic to Offer Affordable Acupuncture,” Racine Journal Times, Nov. 11, 2006

 

MOUNTAINS

Community Acupuncture: New Clinics Offer Treatments on a Sliding Scale in City Weekly, October 13, 2010.

Needles and Rice: Recipe for Healing on page 25 of TailWinds, Dec/Nov 2009 

Best Alternative Health Center: Tucson Community Acupuncture in Tucson Weekly, Best of Tucson, September 2009

Arizona Illustrated: PBS, April, 2009

Acupuncture for the Masses“, Bozeman Daily Chronicle, July 27, 2009.

He Sticks it to Customers at his New Acupuncture Studio,” AZNightBuzz.com, August 7, 2008

New Acupuncture Clinic Makes Treatment AffordableAZBIZ.com, June 27, 2008

 

WEST COAST

Acupuncture Hale,” Hawaii News Now, August 30, 2010.

“OB Clinic isn't One to Needle your Pocketbook,” San Diego News, June 17, 2010.

“Acupuncture: An Alternative Approach to Infertility,” RH Reality Check, May 18, 2010. 

On Pins and Needles,” NewsReview, May 13, 2010.

Get Poked for Cheap,” Broke Ass Stuart's Goddamn Website, April 22, 2010.

“The Herbal Highway,” KPFA, April 15, 2010.

“Free Acupuncture Available on Saturday,” Maple Leaf Life, April 6, 2010. 

Working Class Acupuncture,” 365Awesome, February 5, 2010.

“Eagle Rock Community Acupuncture,” ABC9, January 20, 010. 

New Acupuncture Clinic Lets You Pay What You Can,” Fremont Universe, January 16, 2010.

Your Body is a Garden: Cultivating a Sustainable Healthcare System,” Alternatives Magazine, Fall 2009.

Acupuncturists Needle the Rising Costs of Healthcare,” San Diego News, June 2009.

Helping Business Grow,” The Register Guard, April 19, 2009.

Coping in America: The Uninsured,” 247Townhall, April 15, 2009.

“Pinpoint Healing: Community Acupuncture in Portland,” LivePDX.com, Jun. 25, 2008

“Oakland Body & Soul,” Oakbrook Magazine,  March 18, 2008

“Group Needlework: Acupuncturists Provide Pain Relief For Regular Folks,” Real Change, Feb. 28-March 6, 2007

“Sharp Thinking Applied to Health Care,” Portland Tribune, Jan. 16, 2007

“Working Class Acupuncture: Revolutionary Business Model Creates Access, Fosters New Business,” The Integrator Blog, Nov. 22, 2006

Affordable Acupuncture,” CBS13, November 1, 2006.

 

CANADA

Healthy Change,” Huronia Business Times, August 2009.