Our Certifications

License of Acupuncture Board of California

California Licensed Acupunturist

Diplomate of Oriental Medicine

NCCAOM Certified

A Diplomate of Oriental Medicine is a practitioner who is certified by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM®) and has met the certification requirements for both acupuncture and Chinese herbology. It is a considerable professional achievement to earn the designation Diplomate of Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM). NCCAOM certification indicates to employers, patients, and peers that one has met national standards for the safe and competent practice of acupuncture and Chinese herbology as defined by the acupuncture and Oriental medicine (AOM) profession. For additional information, about the Diplomate of Oriental Medicine, please visit the NCCAOM Website.

Dr. Helena Zhang - Ph.D in Social Science

Doctor Degree of Social Science from University of Provence, Aix-en-Provence, France in 2002 - specialized in Women's Mental Wellbeing and Health. 

Because of Dr. Zhang's important contributions to Medical Woman Qi Gong and Chinese Philosophy in Europe, Dr. Helena Zhang was awarded the prestigious “Eiffel Scholarship of Excellence ” by French Ministry of Foreign Affairs to realize a PhD dissertation in Women’s Health and Communication 1997-2002. 

Dr. Dong Liu - Ph.D in Oriental Medicine

Dissertation: Psychological Aspects in Traditional Chinese Medicine.