Member Benefits

Join other members of the TCM community in Ontario to promote our professions and represent R.Ac.’s and R.TCMP’s across the province.

As an R.TCMP or R.Ac. you adhere to high standards of professional practice, you maintain a continuing education plan, you treat the public to the very best of your ability, with high ethical standards and compassion, and TCMO is here for you.

TCMO Membership Benefits

TCMO Dental Plan

Membership Benefits include:

Networking: Access an exclusive private network of Ontario professionals in acupuncture & TCM. Gain insight from other practitioners, search for referrals in other regions & cities of Ontario, share continuing education program details, or simply get to know other members.

Advocacy: TCMO amplifies the voice of every member. TCMO represents the profession to insurance companies; agencies, ministries and the Ontario government; the CTCMPAO and the public. We work to support equitable and fair treatment of our members and the TCM profession in Ontario. We seek to educate the public of the benefits of TCM. We are here for the long term future of our ancient healthcare.

Participation: TCMO is a responsive, membership-driven association of professionals. We welcome the participation of all members in a democratic and functional approach, with regular membership surveys and annual meetings of the membership.

Continuing Education: Coming soon, through the TCMO website, connect with distance-learning providers, on-location seminars and workshops to complete your annual CEU requirement with the CTCMPAO.

Discount Programs for Members: Looking for a way to recoup your membership fee? The TCMO team is compiling a list of companies willing to offer exclusive discounts to TCMO members. From professional insurance to cellphones, POS to CEU’s, travel discounts to health insurance, we are here for you.

TCMO is the voice of practitioners to other healthcare providers, to the Government, to the College and to the public.

TCMO is your voice.

Join now!

Have you been wondering over your morning coffee,

What’s the state of my profession in Ontario"?

Have you thought

Who will represent my interests to Insurance companies”?


How can we advocate to the Government” ?

Today, those answers are here!

TCMO (Traditional Chinese Medicine of Ontario) is pleased to announce that membership in the organization is now available, and affordable!

Now, you may be asking, “What is TCMO?”  We represent You! We are a responsive, membership-oriented association of professionals. Our interim board consists of four dedicated, interested individuals in the acupuncture and TCM fields who are volunteering their time and expertise to benefit the profession as a whole.

“But, isn’t that what the College does?” Simply put, No. The CTCMPAO represents the needs of the public, and TCMO represents the needs of the professional membership that serve the public.

TCMO is here to serve you. Benefits of membership include:

  • Recognizing and supporting the profession
  • Representing your interests to extended health care providers/insurance companies
  • Advocating on your behalf to the Government of Ontario
  • Educating the public about the benefits of Acupuncture and TCM
  • Connecting with the CTCMPAO to advocate for your interests
  • Access to CEU’s and distance learning course providers with member discounts
  • Access to a private forum of Ontario professionals in Acupuncture and TCM
  • Membership input into the direction of TCMO in a democratic, responsive and functional way

We are the voice of practitioners to other healthcare providers, to the Government, to the College and to the public.

TCMO is your voice.

Join now!