Welcome to the Acupuncture Society of Virginia!


Orthopedic/Trigger Point Acupuncture: A Hands-On Approach to Lower Back, Neck, and Upper Extremity Pain
presented by Jaime Chavez, L.Ac. 

Saturday & Sunday, April 21st & 22nd, 2017
9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Fairfax Marriott Fair Oak Hotel
16 NCCAOM PDAs/16 CA Live CEUs Approved

ASVA is excited announce that Jaime Chavez, L.Ac. will host our upcoming 2018 Annual Spring Seminar. Jaime will be presenting Orthopedic/Trigger Point Acupuncture: A Hands-On Approach to Lower Back, Neck, and Upper Extremity Pain. This 2-day workshop will provide participants with the fundamentals needed to assess, treat, and prevent a variety of common injuries. The course will consist of lecture, demonstration, and hands-on practice integrating a variety of physical examination and acupuncture techniques. For more details and to register, click here


Click on the links below for more information about each opportunity

Virginia Beach, VA: Opening for part-time acupuncturist w/ flexible hours

Alexandria, VA: Turn-key establishment in the heart of Old Town Alexandria for sale

Virginia Beach, VA: Chinese Acupuncture Clinic is seeking an acupuncturist to share a busy, centrally located acupuncture clinic.

Alexandria, VADr. Heather Carr, owner of One to One Physical Therapy, is seeking an acupuncturist to join her new center for restorative therapies. 

Richmond, VA: Lakeside Wellness is looking for 1-2 acupuncturists to join their team

Fairfax, VA: Virginia University of Oriental Medicine is seeking part-time and full-time teachers

Annandale, VA: South Baylo University is seeking part-time and full-time teachers

Upcoming events

  • Regulatory Advisory Panel:  The next Regulatory Advisory Panel (RAP) meeting will be held on November 15, 2017 at 2:00pm in Richmond, Virginia. The RAP is a dry needling advisory committee established by the Virginia Board of Physical Therapy. The purpose of the RAP is to investigate dry needling issues, concerns, and trends throughout the nation and makes recommendations to the Virginia PT Board regarding the final draft of their proposed dry needling regulation.  

  • AcupunctureNotOpioids:  ASVA Board members are currently working to create a website that will contain resources including research, position papers, infographics, social syndications, posters, and more about the benefits of acupuncture for pain management and opioid addiction. Stay tuned for our AcupunctureNotOpioids website launch!

  • ASVA ON THE RADIO: ASVA Board members were guests on the Dr. Tom Roselle Live! show on Sunday, September 24th! You can listen to the program here

  • NEWSLETTER: You can access the latest ASVA newsletter by clicking here. If you wish to submit an article, please e-mail it to acusova@gmail.com. We would also like to see your clinics. Send us pictures and information about your practices. We'll feature them in our newsletter!

  • Lobby Day 2018: We are finalizing details for our 3rd annual Lobby Day. Check back soon for more details. If you are interested in volunteering, please contact ASVA at acusova@gmail.com.

  • SOCIAL MEDIA!:  ASVA has expanded its social media presence. Find us on Twitter (@AcuSoVa) and Instagram (acusova). 

  • FACEBOOK! ASVA is sponsoring the closed Facebook group Virginia Acupuncturists. It is a supportive discussion group for all acupuncturists practicing in the Commonwealth of Virginia -- including licensed acupuncturists, medical acupuncturists, and qualified chiropractic acupuncturists. Check it out!


ASVA is in need of volunteers. We are looking for members interested in:

  1. Fundraising

  2. Networking with physicians and other healthcare works

  3. Attending licensing and advisory board meetings in Richmond, VA

If you or someone you know is interested in volunteering, please contact ASVA at: acusova@gmail.com 


Donations are not tax deductible at this time. All donations go toward ASVA's goals to support the practice of acupuncture in the Commonwealth of Virginia. 

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Meridians Journal of Oriental Medicine 

Access your free copy of Meridians Journal of Oriental Medicine via the ASVA website. Meridians, a Medline-compliant, peer reviewed journal features scientific articles focusing on the professional practice of acupuncture and Oriental medicine.

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