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Membership Spotlight: Karen Marrero Chong

Membership Spotlight: Karen Marrero Chong

I recall being 15 years old when I realized for the sake of my own independence that to heal myself and to help those around me, that I must learn everything I can about health and healing. I remember being fascinated when I first heard in acupuncture school something about the NADA protocol and the points on the ears…so I went off to the Bronx to Lincoln Hospital to learn about that because it was something I felt I could immediately start integrating into the work I already did.

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NADA Office closed the first week of September

The NADA office will be closed for the week of August 31st through September 7th. You can expect responses to your message 7-10 days from when we are back in the office. Questions in the meantime? Check out: Frequently Asked Questions You ask, we answer column from...

Back to the Future: The National Acupuncture Detoxification Association (NADA) Protocol Persists as an Agent of Social Justice and Community Healing by the People and for the People

Back to the Future: The National Acupuncture Detoxification Association (NADA) Protocol Persists as an Agent of Social Justice and Community Healing by the People and for the People

An analysis of the Lincoln experience can inform how best to respond to the social unrest that is now manifesting across the country and across color and socio-economic lines in support of Black and Brown lives. Coming full circle, explosive social unrest has returned to challenge us here in the US.

Upcoming Screening of “The People’s Detox”

Upcoming Screening of “The People’s Detox”

Want to learn more about the history of the NADA protocol? Don't miss the upcoming screening of The People's Detox by Jenna Bliss this Monday, August 17th. Available August 17-19th. Join the watch party. "The People’s Detox explores the history of a revolutionary drug...

NADA Trainer’s Work Featured in Medicinal Roots Magazine

NADA Trainer’s Work Featured in Medicinal Roots Magazine

How does solidarity show up in your world? Asks NADA Register Trainer Ryan Bemis in his article Liberation Acupuncture and the Road of Recovery Ahead of Us in the Summer Issue of Medicinal Roots Magazine. There are established models within our tradition that...

NADA board elections

NADA board elections

This article comes from Guidepoints News from NADA Spring 2020 Issue. Sign-up to receive Guidepoints in your inbox quartlery. The Guidepoints newsletter is the only publication devoted to the sharing and dissemination of our NADA work on an international scale. Become...

Remembering Ellinor Mitchell

Remembering Ellinor Mitchell

This article comes from Guidepoints News from NADA Spring 2020 Issue. Sign-up to receive Guidepoints in your inbox quartlery. The Guidepoints newsletter is the only publication devoted to the sharing and dissemination of our NADA work on an international scale. Become...

You ask, we answer.

You ask, we answer.

This article comes from Guidepoints News from NADA Spring 2020 Issue. Sign-up to receive Guidepoints in your inbox quartlery. The Guidepoints newsletter is the only publication devoted to the sharing and dissemination of our NADA work on an international scale. Become...

NADA Giving Week Membership Drive a Success

NADA Giving Week Membership Drive a Success

Thank you NADA Members! In the last week we over 90 people renewed and joined the NADA community. We've been blown away by the support of our community and are excited to welcome back many old faces and say welcome to many new faces. Watch our close-out celebrating...

Join Us for Our August Member Events

Join Us for Our August Member Events

August Membership Check-In Wednesday, August 12th at 10 AM MDT / 12 PM EDT. “Gathering helps to undo the aloneness of this time.” Rommell Washington, NYC-based NADA Board Member NADA Membership Check-ins are a time for the NADA community to get grounded, connect and...

NADA Supports Compassionate Release of Mutulu Shakur

NADA joins with many who are calling for Mutulu Shakur's compassionate release. In July 2020, the NADA Board submitted a letter in support of his compassionate release. Shakur was a leader and activist at the Lincoln Detox Center. At the time [of his arrest] Dr....

Why a Sliding Scale?

Why a Sliding Scale?

For a limited time we are piloting a new sliding scale model for our 1-year renewal membership fees. We are offering this ‘pay what you can’ structure, in hopes of keeping NADA membership accessible during especially uncertain times. For more info call us at...

Membership Spotlight: Anita Dungo-Uldrich

Membership Spotlight: Anita Dungo-Uldrich

Anita Dungo-Uldrich has been a NADA Member for two years. She completed her ADS training in Laramie in 2017 and has been bringing the NADA protocol to her work at the VA and her community in Grand Island, Nebraska ever since. Anita, also known as Annie, is a licensed...