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Treating Neuromuscular Facial Conditions: Part 1

Taught by Michelle Gellis LAc MAc DiplAc Instructor, MD University of Integrative Health. Ms. Gellis has published an article on A-Multifaceted-Approach-to-the-Acupuncture-Treatment-of-Neuromuscular-Facial-Conditions.

This webinar is the first in a two part series which provides needling protocols such as: Intramuscular needling of the face, scalp acupuncture, facial cupping, auricular points, and motor points. This webinar is available on demand.

The knowledge gained in this acupuncture webinar will be used in the second part of the webinar which covers how to treat various diseases and disorders which affect the proper functioning of facial muscles and nerve such as: Bells Palsy, Ptosis, Shingles, TMJ, Stroke,Trigeminal Neuralgia, MS and others.

The skills taught in this class will be immediately applicable in your practice.


  • Earns 7 NCCAOM PDA points (CEUs), 7 CA CEUs, 5 FL CEUs, and Canadian CTCMA credits
  • Cost: $125 with CEUs, $105 without
    CEU add-on available for students who previously purchased the non-CEU version
  • Webinar runs approximately 1.75 hours
  • CEUs awarded on completion of a short quiz

Webinar Highlights:

Michelle Gellis Teaches Facial Acupuncture
  • Review point location for face points and extra points on face
  • Learn intramuscular needling of facial points
  • Learn scalp acupuncture needed for treatment of facial conditions
  • Learn facial cupping protocols
  • Learn motor points on scalp and face needed for treatment of facial conditions
  • Review auricular points used to treat facial conditions


You will be required to create an account when you check out—with this account you will be able to view the webinar on-demand, on your schedule. Please note: webinar access will expire 90 days after enrollment, after which time you will need to re-purchase. After passing the module’s quiz, Michelle Gellis will review your results and you will receive your CEUs via email within 2–3 business days.

(CEU add-on available for students who have purchased the non-CEU version after Sept. 6, 2020. For previous students, email webmaster@facialacupunctureclasses.com to initiate a manual enrollment. )

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