MARA provides the opportunity for members to evolve within a professional association which promotes quality health care via the practice of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), more specifically Acupuncture and its related modalities such as Qi Gong, Cupping, Herbal Medicine and Auricular Therapy.

  • MARA is a highly reputable and professional organization that insists on high qualifications that meet and exceed national standards.

  • MARA also ensures that its members maintain and update their professional education with required Continuing Education hours.

  • We regularly offer CEU workshops which members receive preferred course rates.

  • MARA provides a network for the discussion and advancement of the profession of acupuncture.

  • Members of MARA have on-line access via Telus-Health to all major insurance companies allowing patients to pay for the cost of treatments directly at the clinic.

  • MARA ensures that patients who rely on TCM for relief from pain and suffering are able to find professionally trained practitioners who meet or surpass widely recognized standards of training and care.

  • MARA members have access to group liability insurance coverage (and other optional coverage options) through Professional Fee Protection, Inc. who is MARA's recommended Insurer of Choice.