Barry Dayman began studying Acupuncture with the North American College of Acupuncture in Salem Oregon in 1974. He graduated in 1976 and mentored with two Chinese doctors in Vancouver, BC. He graduated from the Canadian College of Massage and Hydrotherapy in 1977. In 1984 he completed an international training program at the Nanjing College Of Traditional Chinese Medicine, PRC. After returning to Canada he helped establish CCAOM in Victoria, BC. He was on the faculty for more than 20 years, teaching various courses. He taught the Five Element Program for many years and was the clinical director on 2 separate occasions. He has been in private practice in Victoria since 1980.