Webinar: 3 things you MUST know about AcuGraph

As you know, we’ve been at this graphing stuff for a while now. So after 14 years and several thousand AcuGraph users, we’ve noticed a thing or two about what makes initial purchasers into successful users, and ultimately into prosperous practitioners. You need to know this too, so we took all the most common questions, usage patterns, and thought processes—and boiled them down into three essential keys to success that determine your return on your AcuGraph... Read more

Acupuncture Stats Infographic

Are You a Negative Statistic?

The Economics of Acupuncture Failure You’re a good acupuncturist. Well-educated, dedicated and passionate to be sure, but are you successful? Now, I don’t mean success, as in serving humanity and helping people get better. That’s a given. No, I mean, are you making a living at it? Can you pay your student loans? Is money a major problem in your life? Of course, I realize there’s more to life than money. But I also know... Read more

Kimberly Thompson L.Ac. and Dr. Jake Fratkin

Webinar: EXTRAORDINARY Tx Protocol for EXTRAORDINARY Acupuncture Results

Best results come when the most powerful treatments are delivered as simple as possible! In February 2017 (right now) Dr. Jake Fratkin is teaching a 2-day seminar about divergent channels and extraordinary treatment protocols. Kimberly Thompson L.Ac. is there, feverishly taking notes and will be teaching a webinar based on her years of experience with AcuGraph and the additional insights she picks up from Dr. Fratkin’s live training specifically about the most robust treatment protocols in... Read more

6 areas of technology your practice can't live without

6 Areas of Technology Your Practice Can’t Live Without

It’s always a challenge to practice ancient medicine in a 21st century setting. More than ever, patients want, need, and expect technology to play a major role in their care. The good news is that the latest acupuncture tech can make your time more efficient, your treatments more effective, and your practice more profitable. The 2018 Acupuncture Technology Symposium The 2018 Acupuncture Technology Symposium will not only tell you, but also show you exactly how to... Read more

Custom Treatment Protocols in AcuGraph

Did You Know? Create Your Own Custom Treatment Protocols in AcuGraph!

Did you know AcuGraph 5 has a built in condition-specific acupuncture treatment protocols? Not sure it’s got exactly what you’re looking for? No problem…build your own! When you’re with the patient, grab a pre-built treatment protocol to instantly add another dimension to your treatment plan. Why should I use Treatment Protocols? If you’re not doing it yet, using Treatment Protocols is a good idea for 3 reasons: Improved Outcomes: In addition to your “root” graph balancing treatment, you can... Read more

Did You Know? AcuGraph Lets You Show Patient Pictures in the Patient List

AcuGraph 5 now helps you build a more personal relationship with your patient. We have built in a fabulous feature which helps you capture and save patient pictures, so you can easily find your patients and remember faces with the names. This can make all the difference in the world when it comes to really connecting with your patient. Do you ever forget the name of your patient? Or better yet, you have the name,... Read more

AcuGraph Help

AcuGraph Help! How Do I…?

We have a lot of users who are NEW to AcuGraph. Welcome! No matter how long you’ve been a customer, sooner or later you will need AcuGraph help. You will want to read this blog post if you fit ANY of the following categories: AcuGraph is BRAND NEW to you. You recently made the jump from AcuGraph 4 to AcuGraph 5. You haven’t been using AcuGraph for awhile and want to get a fresh start.... Read more

Webinar: Presenting for Profit: 10 Minutes to Practice Growth with AcuGraph

How to present yourself, your practice, and your medicine for maximum impact and practice growth. What do you say when you are going to do an acupuncture presentation? Do you get stressed thinking about how to prepare and what to cover? This got “real” for Kimberly a couple of weeks ago when she was invited to give a presentation to her networking group. 30 women, 10 minutes, anything she wanted to say or do. So,... Read more

Auriculotherapy Interview with Dr. Adrian Larsen and Kimberly Thompson L.Ac.

Dr. Adrian Larsen sat down with Kimberly Thompson L.Ac. for an auriculotherapy interview her about  her experience with the technique. They cover everything from what she learned in acupuncture school, to how she used the technique in clinic, how she adapted her own clinic to use it with practically every patient, how she gets instant results, and why she uses this as her go-to marketing tool to lock-in new patients. No matter your experience or... Read more

Who Wants Acupuncture Referrals?

Do you love getting acupuncture referrals? AcuGraph loves helping you grow your practice. In fact, AcuGraph is so popular, we often get phone calls from patients at our corporate headquarters who are looking for AcuGraph practitioners in their area. We’ve changed some things in AcuGraph 5. Your subscription to AcuGraph 5 allows you to be a part of our  free acupuncture referral directory. It will be worth your while to learn a few things. Are you listed in our... Read more

Can Acupuncture Stickers work too?

Did You Get a Sticker?

I voted, did you? Did you get a sticker? Did you proudly post a selfie with your sticker on social media, telling the whole world that you did something you believed in? Most of you are plenty tired of hearing about the election but bear with me for a moment while I share something really COOL! The December 2016 issue of Acupuncture Today just hit the mailboxes. Have you seen it? I wrote an article about... Read more

Webinar: Acupuncture Proof, Placebo and Powerful Marketing

Free Webinar: Acupuncture Proof, Placebo and Powerful Marketing

Have you ever had someone ask you for acupuncture proof? Or have you ever been told that “it’s just placebo”? I have, and more regularly than I ever expected I would. Clearly, word gets around that it can’t be proven, or it doesn’t actually work. Acupuncture is widely maligned in “science” and the popular press as nothing more than an elaborate, theatrical placebo. Yet, important studies refute this notion and show there is more to acupuncture than... Read more

Jake Fratkin Teaches Three-Level Acupuncture Balance Integrating Japanese Acupuncture with AcuGraph Computer Diagnosis

Dr. Jake Fratkin Acupuncture Balance Seminar

Three-Level Acupuncture Balance Seminar Integrating Japanese Acupuncture with AcuGraph Computer Diagnosis February 17–18, 2017 • Boulder Marriott • Boulder CO In this acupuncture balance seminar Dr. Jake Fratkin will teach a deep and powerful balancing method integrating Primary Channels, Extraordinary Channels, and Divergence Channels into a single treatment protocol. Treatment demonstrations will focus on light-touch Japanese-style acupuncture that Dr. Fratkin uses daily in his practice. Taught by Jake Paul Fratkin, OMD, L.Ac. 40 years experience in Japanese... Read more

Acupuncture Practice Opportunities

Well, it Happened. How do we Move Forward?

Post-apocalyptic Acupuncture Practice Opportunities Wow. Almost nobody saw it coming. We thought it was a sure thing; the outcome was a foregone conclusion. And yet, when it hit, it caught nearly everyone by surprise, resulting in shock, fear, uncertainty, even outrage. Who even suspected we’d end up here? No, I’m not talking about the election—yet. But I easily could be, couldn’t I? The scenario does have a certain familiar ring. Actually, I was talking about the Great... Read more

Dr. Larsen Teaches AcuGraph Seminar Training in Europe

2016 AcuGraph Training in Europe

We’re excited to announce the 2016 AcuGraph Seminar in the Netherlands! For the first time in over five years, we’re teaching a live AcuGraph seminar in Europe, and YOU are invited to join us! At this two-day event, Dr. Adrian Larsen will teach it all, from the basics of meridian graphing, to advanced clinical applications. Topics covered include the following: Contents of the seminar: Ryodoraku history and development Scientific validation of meridian graphing Meridian theory and... Read more