Please say No To dry needling by PT. It is a public safety issue!
The public comment period is open now through December 30th, 2015.
Please write your comments: Physical therapist only receive less than 100 hour post graduate course for acupuncture. It is irresponsible for untrained physical therapists to practice acupuncture with the name of “dry needling”. It is illegal for Physical therapist to use acupuncture needle to practice ” dry needling”, it is illegal to bypass acupuncture law to practice “dry needling”,
The link to comment and review the document is: http://www.townhall.virginia.gov/L/comments.cfm?stageid=7246