Our mission: To protect the public by promoting excellence in chiropractic regulation through service to our member boards
Our vision: The FCLB is the premier international resource for information and consolidated services for ensuring the safe, ethical practice of chiropractic
American Black Chiropractic Association (ABCA)
President: Micheala Edwards, D.C.
Vice President: Brandi Childress, D.C.
PO Box 12663
Fax: (404) 699-0988
Email Address: email@example.com
The purpose of the ABCA is to help recruit, encourage, and support black persons to study chiropractic. The organization encourages research and development of the science, philosophy, and art of chiropractic.
American Chiropractic Association (ACA)
President: Michele J. Maiers, D.C., PhD
Vice President: Kathy Boulet, D.C.
1701 Clarendon Blvd, Ste 200
Fax: (703) 243-2593
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
The largest chiropractic association in the country. Its mission is to preserve, protect, improve, and promote the chiropractic profession and the services of Doctors of Chiropractic for the benefit of the patients they serve.
Association for the History of Chiropractic (AHC)
President: Frank Bemis, D.C.
Vice President: Edward McKenzie, D.C.
4802 Fairhaven Ct.
Email Address: email@example.com
A non-profit membership organization committed to exploring and preserving the rich heritage of the chiropractic profession. The AHC holds an annual conference at one of the chiropractic colleges and publishes a scholarly journal, Chiropractic History.
Association of Chiropractic Colleges (ACC)
4424 Montgomery Ave, Ste 202
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Chair: Ron Oberstein, D.C.
Executive Director: Ms. Anne Maire Munson
A non-profit organization of chiropractic educational institutions providing leadership, education, research, and service regarding chiropractic education.
Canadian Chiropractic Association (CCA)
President: Dr. Deborah Wright
Vice President: Dr. Judy Forrester
184 Front St E Suite 200
Email Address: email@example.com
The mission of the CCA is to promote the interests of the chiropractic profession in Canada by promoting the benefits of chiropractic, professional unity and research; by providing member services and benefits and by safeguarding members' interests.
Canadian Chiropractic Examining Board (CCEB)
President: Ms. Gemma Beierback, CEO
Suite 230, 1209 - 59th Avenue SE
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
CCEB is the sole administrator for all chiropractic exams in Canada. They are a federally incorporated not-for-profit organization whose members are the provincial licensing bodies, to whom they report candidate results.
ChiroCongress (Formerly COCSA)
President: Brenda Holland, D.C.
699 June Drive
Fax: (316) 633-4455
Email Address: email@example.com
Composed of state chiropractic associations from the 50 states. The mission of the Congress is to provide an apolitical forum for the promotion and advancement of the chiropractic profession through service to member state associations.
820 A1A N Highway W18
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL
Fax: (904) 285-9944
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
A private media company that provides education to doctors and students of chiropractic through publishing Chiropractic Economics magazine, hosting webinars, sponsoring educational conferences, and maintaining educational resources online.
President: Ray Foxworth, D.C.
Email Address: email@example.com
It is the goal of the Chiropractic Summit to work on the following critical issues:
1. National Health Care Reform/Medicare Reform & DoD/VA/PHSC
2. Doctor Practice Satisfaction & Self Esteem
3. Profession wide collaboration, grassroots mobilization and self regulation.
5. Public Relations - telling the chiropractic story and promoting the brand (competition and cultural authority)
6. Improved practitioner documentation quality and compliance particularly within the Medicare system.
CitizenAdvocacy Center (CAC)
President: David Swankin
102 Gresham Pl.
Falls Churc, VA
Fax: (202) 354-5372
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
A private, nonprofit organization that provides support and training for public members of licensing and other health-related boards. Also conducts research and convenes conferences and forums on significant public issues related to health care quality assurance.
Clinical Compass (formerly CCGPP)
President: Dr. Louis S. Crivelli, Chair
Vice President: Janet Jordan, CAE, Administrator
PO Box 2542
Fax: (803) 356-3826
Email Address: email@example.com
The mission of the Clinical Compass is to improve patient outcomes by advancing evidence – based care in an effort to transform healthcare through knowledge translation. The Clinical Compass collaborates with every major chiropractic organization, many states and their respective associations, individual chiropractors, as well as other healthcare providers interested in providing the best, most evidence based care to their patients. Participation and process are as transparent as possible and a diverse cross-section of the chiropractic profession is represented.
Council on Chiropractic Education - Australasia (CCEA)
President: Dr. Terry Crisp
Vice President: Ms. Caroline Khalil, Executive Officer
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
The CCEA establishes and maintains standards of excellence in chiropractic education in Australia and New Zealand and, upon request, the Asian region. The Standards are appropriate to the Australasian education setting and consistent with international equivalencies enabling international recognition and mobility for graduates of accredited chiropractic programs. The Accreditation Committee is a balance of professional, institutional and lay representatives, providing expertise in accreditation and educational issues.
Council on Chiropractic Education - US (CCE-USA)
President: Craig Little, D.C., President / CEO
Vice President: Mr. S. Ray Bennett, Vice President for Accreditation & Operations
10105 E Via Linda Ste 103 PMB 3642
Fax: (480) 483-7333
Email Address: email@example.com
An autonomous national organization, recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education to accredit programs and single-purpose institutions offering the doctor of chiropractic degree, which seeks to ensure the quality of chiropractic education in the U.S. by means of accreditation, educational improvement, and public information.
Council on Chiropractic Education Canada (CCEC)
President: Dr. David Hayes - President
Vice President: Mr. John Sutherland - Chief Executive Officer
Developed and maintained by the FCC, CCEC interprets the Standards for Doctor of Chiropractic Programmes, implements the process of accreditation, and certifies the quality and integrity of DCPs through evaluation of their compliance with the Criteria for Accreditation.
Council on Licensure, Enforcement and Regulation (CLEAR)
President: Ronnie Hines, President
403 Marquis Ave., Ste.200
Fax: (859) 231-1943
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
An international association for professional and occupational regulators. Its mission is to improve the quality and understanding of professional and occupational regulation to enhance public protection.
Councils on Chiropractic Education International (CCE-I)
President: Cynthia Peterson, RN, D.C., DACBR, M.MED.ED, President
P.O. Box 4943
Email Address: email@example.com
The Councils on Chiropractic Education International (CCEI) is an organization of chiropractic accrediting bodies worldwide. CCEI is committed to excellence in chiropractic education through emphasis on quality in its International Chiropractic Accreditation Standards, and by aiding in the development and recognition of new accrediting bodies in geographic regions where such agencies are not currently recognized.
CCEI provides accreditation services through its assigned member organizations to chiropractic educational entities situated in areas not currently served by a CCEI member agency. Accreditation agency actions and status designations for chiropractic educational entities that award equivalent degrees are mutually endorsed on the basis of membership in CCEI.
Dynamic Chiropractic Online
412 Olive Avenue #208
Huntington Beach, CA
Fax: (714) 850-0153
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Executive Editor: Peter W. Crownfield
Chiropractic news, archives, discussion groups, calendar of events. ChiroFind - locate a doctor of chiropractic. Links to educational and other resources.
Ethics and Boundaries Assessment Services, LLC (EBAS)
Vice President: Stacey Kjeldgaard, D.C., Executive Director
901 54th Ave
Email Address: email@example.com
Ethics and Boundaries Assessment Services, LLC (EBAS), was established to address the post-licensure testing needs of regulated professions concerning ethical violations. The E&B Essay Examination is a computerized examination that provides a tool to assess a licensee’s understanding of ethical and boundary issues as relevant to the professional workplace environment.
European Chiropractors' Union (ECU)
President: Vasileios Gkolfinopoulos, President
Vice President: Paul Roberts, ECU Administrator
The Glasshouse 5A Hampton Rd
Hampton Hill, Middlesex
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
The European Chiropractors' Union (ECU) is established to promote the development of Chiropractic in Europe as well as to pursue the interests of Chiropractic as a science and a profession by research, teaching, publications and legal activities. It represents the Chiropractic profession in Europe on a supranational level.
European Council on Chiropractic Education (ECCE)
President: Dr. Kenneth Vall, President
Vice President: Mandy Stagg, Executive Secretary
Fax: (44) (0) 7951 899701
Email Address: email@example.com
The ECCE's mission is to establish standards of excellence for the education and training of chiropractors as safe and competent primary contact practitioners.
Federation of Associations of Regulatory Boards (FARB)
1100 E Woodfield Road, Suite 350
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Alyssa Kec, Executive Director -
An organization of associations composed of professional regulatory boards. Objectives are to exchange information and engage in programs and joint activities relating to the licensing of professionals, solving mutual problems, improving standards of the professions, etc.
Federation of Canadian Chiropractic (FCC) (Formerly Canadian Federation of Chiropractic Regulatory and Educational Accrediting Boards (CFCREAB)
President: Philippe Lariviere, D.C., President
Vice President: John Sutherland, CEO
30 Gloucester St, Ste 2301
Email Address: email@example.com
The Canadian Federation of Chiropractic Regulatory and Educational Accrediting Boards (the Federation) is a national association of provincial and territorial chiropractic licensing authorities and accredited educational programmes and is incorporated under the Canada Corporations Act.
All health care professions are regulated at the provincial and territorial level, as such, the role of the Federation is to provide a forum at the national level for the exchange of information, resources and experience in order to assist the member regulatory boards to best carry out their responsibilities.
Federation of State Medical Boards of the United States, Inc. (FSMB)
President: Kenneth B. Simones, MD, Chair
400 Fuller Wise Rd, Ste 300
Fax: (817) 868-4099
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Composed of the medical boards of the states, DC, and territories. Operates as a clearinghouse, forum, and representative body for state medical boards. Contributed to the effectiveness and integrity of medical licensing and discipline systems and offers educational programming.
Foundation for Chiropractic Progress (F4CP)
P.O. Box 65
Email Address: email@example.com
Dr. Sherry McAllister, Executive Vice President
The Foundation for Chiropractic Progress embraces a mission of generating positive press for the chiropractic profession and increasing public awareness to the many benefits associated with chiropractic care.
The Foundations public awareness campaign consists of monthly press releases, advertorials, public service announcements, advertisements (print, radio, television), and partnerships with high profile spokespeople.
International Board of Chiropractic Examiners (IBCE)
901 54th Ave
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
The International Board of Chiropractic Examiners (IBCE) was established to assist interested regulatory authorities in the international chiropractic community. The IBCE does not embrace any particular chiropractic philosophy. Instead, the IBCE produces tests according to information provided collectively by the chiropractic educational institutions, regulatory authorities, field practitioners, and subject specialists, along with an analysis of the chiropractic profession within each jurisdiction that chooses to utilize IBCE services.
International Chiropractic Regulatory Society (ICRS)
President: Dr. Wayne Minter, D.C., Chair
Email Address: email@example.com
The ICRS is an informal group established to support those jurisdictions that have legislative authority to regulate chiropractors, and to assist those who wish to work toward adding the appropriate regulatory structure to protect the public. Anyone interested in the goals of the ICRS is welcome to attend the annual Forum and to participate in the project groups.
International Chiropractors Association (ICA)
President: Selina Sigafoose Jackson, D.C. FICA, President
Vice President: Dr. Beth Clay, Executive Director
6400 Arlington Blvd, Ste. 800
Falls Church, VA
Fax: (703) 528-5023
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
A professional organization dedicated to advancing the chiropractic profession and representing and promoting the interests of doctors of chiropractic and the patients they serve through advocacy, research and education. Its mission is to move the profession forward while preserving its unique identity as a separate, distinct and drugless health care profession.
International College of Chiropractors, Inc. (ICC)
President: Kenneth Padgett, D.C., President
Vice President: Richard Brassard, D.C., Vice President
1100 Parkway Drive Suite B
"An Order of Merit, Service and Fellowship", an ancillary agency of the ACA, promotes the philosophy, study, and teaching of chiropractic, encourages a high code of ethics and high standard of morals, and seeks valuable discoveries to the further development of the science of chiropractic. Fellows are honored members of the society.
International Federation of Chiropractors And Organizations (formerly the FSCO)
President: Grant Dennis, DC, President
Vice President: Jen Steinberg, Administrative Director
2276 Wassergass Road
Email Address: support@IFCOchiro.org
National organization representing straight chiropractic and those straight chiropractors adhering to its non-therapeutic practice. Its objective is to promote, protect, and advance the philosophy, science, and the art of correcting vertebral subluxation and to facilitate the public access to and knowledge of the services of straight chiropractic.
International Federation of Sports Chiropractic (FICS) Federation Internationale de Chiropratique du Sport
FICS Headquarters, MSI Maison du Sport International, Avenue de Rhondanie 54
Laussane , VD
Fax: +41 (21) 601-7923 or (416) 484-9665
Email Address: email@example.com
Activities include building relationships with international sports federations, athletes, other health care professionals and their representative organizations; developing and presenting postgraduate educational programs for sports chiropractors; and coordinating teams of properly credentialed sports chiropractors to provide services to athletes at major sporting events up to and including the Olympic Games.
National Association of Chiropractic Attorneys (NACA)
President: Paul W. Lambert
1026 E Park Avenue
Fax: (850) 224-9396
Email Address: Lambertlawfirm@aol.com
National Board of Chiropractic Examiners (NBCE)
President: Karlos Boghosian, DC, President
901 54th Ave
Fax: (970) 356-6134
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
CEO: Norman Outz, D.C.
The principal testing organization for the chiropractic profession. Provides standardized academic and pre-licensure clinical testing services. These include: Part I (Basic Science), Part II (Clinical Science), Part III (Written Clinical Competency), and Part IV (Practical Demonstration of Skills), Special Purposes Exam for Chiropractic (SPEC), and optional tests in physiotherapy, acupuncture, and ethics and boundaries.
National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA)
President: Margaret E. O'Kane, President
1100 13th Street, NW Ste. 1000
Fax: (202) 955-3599
Email Address: email@example.com
An independent, not-for-profit organization that assesses and reports on health plan quality. Holds health plans accountable for the quality of care and services they deliver. Provides information to consumers and employer. Does not intervene directly on behalf of consumers.
World Chiropractic Alliance (WCA)
2683 Via deLaValle, Ste G 629
Del Mar, CA
Fax: (866) 789-8073
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Publishes The Chiropractic Journal.
World Congress of Chiropractic Students (WCCS)
President: Dr. Jordanne Buote, President
1246 Yonge Street, Suite 202/203
Email Address: email@example.com
An international organization representing future doctors of chiropractic. Meets annually to discuss issues pertaining to students
World Federation of Chiropractic (WFC)
President: JOhn Maltby, D.C.
160 Eglinton Ave East, Ste #601
Fax: (416) 484-9665
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Richard Brown, D.C, LL.M, Secretary General
Members are national associations of chiropractors in over 60 countries. The WFC represents them and the profession in the international community.