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Find practitioners, self-help care, and other auricular references and resources (go to RESOURCES)

For Patients
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Auricular materials, resources and continuing education to support your practice (go to RESOURCES)

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The Institute

Continuing education for healthcare and wellness professionals seeking integrative pathways to healing (go to INSTITUTE)

The Institute

Blog posts

Auricular Medicine in Diabetes Care

October 28, 2022

Auricular Medicine in Diabetes Care

Beyond the current standard of care approach for managing Type 2 diabetes (incl. healthy eating, regular exercise, weight loss, diabetes medication, insulin therapy, and blood sugar monitoring),[1] research into neuro-functional treatments is proving promise for treatment. An ever deeper understand of neuroscience is highlighting opportunities in diabetes care — being advanced by both the biomedical device industry,[2] as well as renewed interest in the neurological- and meridian-based acuthe...

Feeling for Healing: Neural states and their assessment

October 20, 2022

Feeling for Healing: Neural states and their assessment

Can you change your state of wellbeing through positive thinking? Sure. But, positive thinking alone cannot overcome a negative autonomic state. In other words, you cannot simply think yourself into a better state, you need to feel it — even unconsciously — from signals deep within your brainstem. Individuals who are in a dysfunctional state of fight-or-flight, or shutdown — no matter their rational understanding of their own safety — have a very difficult time moving towards healing.[1-4] So...

CCOM Presented with Opportunity to Win Scholarships Totaling $9400

October 17, 2022

CCOM Presented with Opportunity to Win Scholarships Totaling $9400

Financial support for the Neuro-auricular training Oct 28-30 Imagine the opportunity to attend a 3-day training valued at $1057 for only $190, while also receiving 9 CEUs. The Chicago College of Oriental Medicine (CCOOM.org) would like to offer you this opportunity! For the first time in CCOM history, students and faculty have the chance at scholarship awards totaling $9400 from the Canadian Institute of Auricular Medicine (CIAM). To achieve the award, CCOM must present a concerted commitment...