BUSINESS OR PRACTICE NAME: Karen Purcell, M.M., N.D., C.N.
LOCATION: New York, NY
TYPE OF CONSULTS:
- CANCER CARE – INTEGRATIVE
- DIABETES CARE
- EMOTIONAL/BRAIN CHEMISTRY
- HEART HEALTH
- HERBAL MEDICINE
- HORMONAL CHANGES
- SKIN CONDITIONS
- WEIGHT GAIN/LOSS
- OTHER – Immune problems, chronic fatigue syndrome, fibromyalgia, epstein-barr
CURRENT INSURANCE: Yes
TITLES: Naturopathic Doctor, Masters of Music, Clinical Nutritionist
YEARS OF EXPERIENCE: 16
EDUCATION: Board Certified Naturopathic Physician – American Naturopathic Medical Certification and Accreditation Board; postgraduate classes at Bastyr University (Naturopathic Medicine, Nutrition, Herbalism); Master of Music Degree Magna cum Laude – The New England Conservatory of Music; Bachelor of Music, Bachelor of Science Degrees – The University of Cincinnati
AFFILIATIONS/CERTIFICATIONS: Certified One Brain Consultant Facilitator (Stress Reduction), “Three in One Concepts”; presently working on certification as a “Certified Natural Health Professional”; Homeopathy Certification at Oxford University; CONTACT REFLEX ANALYSIS taught by Dr. Richard Versendaal, D.C.; One Brain Emotional Stress Reduction Facilitator; Natural Health Academy of the Healing Arts; Master Herbalist Course of Study by Master Herbalist Joan Vandergriff, N.C., N.W.W., N.D.; Iridology Course taught by Joan Vandergriff, N.C., N.W.W., N.D.; Reiki – 1st and 2nd stage study completed with Michele Troise, Master Reiki Teacher; American Naturopathic Medical Assn; International and American Assn of Clinical Nutritionists; International Assn. of Counselors and Therapists
OTHER EXPERIENCE: Professional speaker, lecturer, professor of voice and speech at University of Miami, FA and New York University; International Opera Singer
1. What is the most gratifying part of your work?
The most gratifying part of my work is helping people restore their health. It took many people to assist me in my journey for health. It is my honor to help others.
2. Why did you get into your profession?
I was ill from childhood. No one had answers for me until I discovered Natural Medicine. I am grateful everyday.
3. Special interests
Reading, learning, botany, animals.