Course Blueprint

  • What You'll Learn

    Dive deep into what PTSD is, beyond common perceptions. Learn about its prevalence, the impact of personal factors, and the complexities of symptoms ranging from intrusive memories to emotional numbness, providing a solid foundation for effective treatment.

  • 2 CE Hours

    This self-paced course can typically be completed in a two-hour timeframe by watching the recorded lecture presentation and following along with the slide deck and supplemental content. To complete the course, you must pass a final assessment with a score of 70% or higher.

  • Screening and Early Intervention

    Learn how to implement the PC-PTSD-5 self-screen for early detection and gain expertise in the DSM-5 criteria for PTSD diagnosis. This critical knowledge base enables accurate assessment and personalized treatment plans.

Learn New Skills to Grow Your Practice and Better Serve your Patients

Implement what you learn into practice right away

Our comprehensive curriculum is designed with a clear, actionable plan for integrating acupuncture in the treatment of PTSD. From beginners to seasoned practitioners, transform your approach to healing with actionable take-aways, case studies and real-world examples.

Course curriculum

    1. Learning to Navigate the Course Platform - Tutorial Video

    1. Video Lesson: Treating Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) with Acupuncture (90 min)

    1. Final Quiz: Required for Course Completion

About this course

  • $75.00
  • Up to 2 CE hours
  • 200 Level Course
  • Hours count towards Diplomate

Registration Options

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Expand Your Knowlege in Chiropractic Acupuncture

Our Advanced Acupuncture Courses meet the online education requirements for the following:

  • Chiropractors working towards earning their Diplomate in Chiropractic Acupuncture (DABCA)

  • Chiropractors and Chiropractic Students who have completed the 100hr Chiropractic Acupuncture Certification

  • Chiropractors seeking to expand their knowledge in a particular area of interest.

Course Instructor

Andria D'Amato, DC, DABCA, FIAMA


Dr. Andria D'Amato brings an exceptional blend of expertise and dedication to her practice in chiropractic and acupuncture. With a Doctorate of Chiropractic obtained from Logan College in 2009 and an enriching acupuncture internship completed in Beijing in 2012, her educational background sets a solid foundation for her holistic approach to patient care. Her commitment to advancing her knowledge and skills is further demonstrated by her fellowship in the International Academy of Medical Acupuncture. Board-certified and licensed in Ohio as a Chiropractic Physician and Acupuncturist, Dr. D'Amato has played a significant role in the medical community. Her achievements include holding the position of Diplomate of the American Board of Chiropractic Acupuncture since 2011, demonstrating her leadership and dedication to her field. Furthermore, her roles as Vice President of the Council of Chiropractic Acupuncture and Past President of the American Board of Chiropractic Acupuncture underscore her influence and commitment to the advancement of chiropractic acupuncture. Dr. D'Amato's professional journey is characterized by a holistic perspective on health, emphasizing the integration of chiropractic and acupuncture to promote healing and balance. She currently serves at the Cleveland VA Medical Center and Red Lotus Services, bringing her expertise and passion for holistic health to a broader audience. Based in Akron, Ohio, Dr. D'Amato continues to inspire and guide individuals toward achieving optimal health and wellness through her comprehensive and compassionate approach to care.