Levels of Membership

 

Professional

Subscription Price
1-year Paid Membership USD 200.00

Description:

A Professional member must be an acupuncturist licensed to practice Acupuncture in the State of Illinois under the Acupuncture Practice Act.  Professional Members possess full rights and privileges as voting members of the association. The annual dues for this category are $200.


1st or 2nd Year Professional

Subscription Price
1-year Paid Membership USD 100.00

Description:

A first or 2nd Year Professional Member shall meet the same qualifications and possess full rights and privileges as a Professional Member except the dues  are one half the amount of dues paid by a Professional Member, $100. This category is the same as Professional Member.  If the Illinois license is issued on or after July 1st, it will be assumed that the 2-year period will begin the January after the issuance of the license.


Out-Of-State Professional

Subscription Price
1-year Paid Membership USD 100.00

Description:

An Out-of-State Professional Member must be a licensed or NCCAOM Board-Certified acupuncturist, but not licensed to practice in Illinois. An Out-of-State Professional Member may not hold office, may not vote, may not serve as a committee chair, but may serve on committees. An Out-of-State Professional Member possesses reduced rights and privileges as may be specified by the Board of Directors. Dues for this membership are one half the amount of dues paid by a Professional Member: $100.


Student

Subscription Price
1-year Paid Membership USD 30.00

Description:

A Student Member is actively studying acupuncture in an ACAOM-accredited school or apprenticing with an acupuncturist with at least ten years of experience. A Student Member possesses the right to attend all general meetings and serve on committees. Student Members possess rights and privileges as non-voting members. The annual dues for this category are $30.


Allied Health Professional

Subscription Price
1-year Paid Membership USD 100.00

Description:

An Allied Health Professional is a health care practitioner who supports the goals and ideals of the ILaaom. An Allied Health Professional will receive any newsletters, announcements, and information published by the Association and possesses non-voting membership privileges for such services provided by the Association to its membership. A member may serve on committees, but may not serve as a Director or Committee Chairperson. The annual dues for this category are currently $100.


Friend of Acupuncture

Subscription Price
1-year Paid Membership USD 50.00

Description:

A Friend of Acupuncture is an individual who is not actively engaged in the study or practice of acupuncture, but who supports the aims of this Association. Any person or organization wishing to support the Association may subscribe to membership and will receive any newsletters, announcements, and information published by the Association, and possesses non-voting membership privileges for such services provided by the Association to its membership. A Friend of Acupuncture may serve on committees, but may not serve as a Director or Committee Chairperson. The annual dues for this category are $50.


Patron of Acupuncture

Subscription Price
1-year Paid Membership USD 500.00

Description:

A Patron of Acupuncture is an individual who is not actively engaged in the study or practice of acupuncture, but who supports the aims of this Association and makes a substantial contribution to advance the goals of the ILaaom. Any person or organization wishing to support the Association may subscribe to membership and will receive any newsletters, announcements, and information published by the Association, and possesses non-voting membership privileges for such services provided by the Association to its membership. Patrons of Acupuncture may serve on committees, but may not serve as a Director or Committee Chairperson. The annual dues for this category are currently $500.