Curriculum Vitae – Anne Merkel, Ph.D., ND

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 ND/ Doctor of Classical Naturopathy (2016) –  Trinity School of Natural Health

  • Individual Research, Training, Practice in Energy Medicine and Natural Medicine modalities and theories (1985-present)
  • Nutritional Endocrinology Core Training (2018-19) – Institute for Nutritional Endocrinology
  • Genetics Counseling (2018) – Institute for Nutritional Endocrinology
  • CGP / Certified Gluten Practitioner (2015-17) – Gluten Counseling & Testing
  • AcuGraph & Auriculotherapy Practitioner Training (2016-present) – Miridia Technology Inc.
  • CNHP/ Certified Natural Health Professional designation (2015) – American Naturopathic Medical Association & Trinity School of Natural Health
  • CNC Candidate – Certified Nutritional Counselor (2011-2016)
  • Touch for Health (2010) /  Reiki I, II, III (1999)  /  Healing Touch (1999)
  • Emotional Freedom Techniques (2000) / EFT-Cert1 (2010) Gary Craig / EFT Universe Intermediate Cert (2011) 
  • NET/ Neuro Emotional Technique (1995-present)
  • Energy Therapy Modalities (1985-present)

Ph.D. – Indiana University (1984) (with studies at University of Louisville, KY)  Interdisciplinary Doctorate: Behavioral Studies, Cognitive Learning, Linguistics, Education

M.S., B.A. – Indiana University (1975, 1973) (with studies at Universidad de las Americas & Universidad Iberoamericana, Mexico) Applied Linguistics, Cross-Cultural Communication, Spanish Linguistics, Spanish, Psychology, Sociology, Business, Music

Certificate – Latin American Studies- Indiana University (1976) (semi-fluent in Spanish)


Practitioner of Energy Therapies, Natural Medicine, Energy Medicine:  Autoimmune Coaching & Energy Therapy Support, Genetics Assessment & Counseling, Life & Meridian Wellness Assessments including Acupuncture, Auriculotherapy, Energy Therapy Stress Clearing for Life and Business Success, Health & Nutritional Coaching,  NET/ Neuro Emotional Technique, EFT/ Emotional Freedom Techniques Training  (1995-present)

  • Autoimmune disorders
  • Chronic Conditions, Pain, Depression
  • Food Sensitivities, Weight Issues, Nutritional Counseling, Gluten
  • Genetic SNP’s (single nucleotide polymorphisms) Analysis & Nutritional Counseling
  • Stress, Trauma, PTSD, Change Issues
  • Self-Sabotage & Recurring Negative Cycles
  • Relationship Issues, Blocks to Happiness
  • Creativity, Productivity, Business Strategizing

Health & Wellness Practitioner, Coach & Trainer: Coach & trainer to Physicians, Therapists, Coaches, Health & Wellness Practitioners  (2005-present) 

Trainer to Health & Wellness Practitioners / Professionals: Coach & trainer to Chiropractors, Nurses, Body workers, Coaches, Energy Psychologists, other Health Practitioners (1986-present)


  • ANMA – American Naturopathic Medical Association
  • IFM – Institute for Functional Medicine
  • ACEP – Association for Comprehensive Energy Psychology
  • NetMindBody – Association for Neuro Emotional Technique
  • The One Foundation – Research Association for NET
  • ISSSEEM – International Society for Study of Subtle Energies & Energy Medicine
  • IONS – International Organization of Noetic Sciences


Natural Medicine & Genetics Topics

    • Your Daily Detox Protocol
    • Introduction to Epigenetics
    • Phase 1 and 2 Liver Detoxification
    • Managing & Maintaining Your Genes for Health

Conscious Transformation Through Energy Medicine

    • Basic EFT & N-hanced EFT Workshops
    • Energy Medicine Work-outs
    • Balancing the Triple Warmer Energy
    • Introduction to Energy Therapies for your Life, Health, and Work

 Balance in Personal & Professional Life:

    • Blending Analysis and Creativity
    • Managing Stress in the 21st Century
    • Yin & Yang at Work and Play

 Personal Transformation

    • Emotional Triggers and Reactions
    • The Body Talks – Learning to Understand
    • Breaking Free of Self-Sabotage & Old Patterns
    • Creating the “New Self”

 Spirit in Business

    • Balancing Life Values at Home & On the Job
    • Cooperation versus Competition:  The New Paradigm Team & Leaders
    • Rediscovering Passion & Creativity on the Job


  • Functional Epigenetics Health Program video series
  • Autoimmune Coaching & Energy Therapy Support Audio Recordings
  • Energy Therapy & N-hanced EFT TAPshop Audio Recordings
  • Cuztic Resistance Clearing Process Guidebook
  • Anne Merkel’s Energy Therapy Radio Audio Recordings
  • EFT Radio:  Relief at Last! weekly blogtalk radio program recordings
  • Introduction to EFT for Coaches Audio Recordings
  • Introduction to Emotional Freedom Technique Audio & Video Recordings
  • Ten Keys to Pure Potentiality e-book
  • Values Assessment for Goal-setting e-Guide and Audio Recordings

Self-Study e-Books for purchase:

  • Abundant HEALTH Audio & e-Guide Package
  • Abundant Living & Loving Program e-Guide Package + Coaching
  • Abundant LOVE Audio & e-Guide Package
  • Abundant WEALTH Audio & e-Guide Package
  • Clearing Blocks to Abundance Audio & e-Guide Package
  • Planning for Success with EFT e-guide
  • Prioritizing & Goal-setting for Results with EFT e-guide
  • Self-Advancement Journal with EFT & Journaling Worksheets
  • Visioning for Success with EFT e-guide

Publications on Amazon :

  • Depression & Anxiety – Beyond Talk Therapy: Multiple Causes & Functional Medicine Treatments (publication in late 2020)
  • Autoimmune Cases – Naturally! Treating Autoimmune Disorders Using Energy Therapies & Natural Medicine
  • EFT- Best Practices for Energy Management: How to Reap Optimal Benefits from Your EFT & Energy Therapy Sessions
  • Conscious Development Guide for EFT Tapping Practitioners: Energy Therapy Exercises to Improve Your Practice and Your Life!
  •  Transformative Coaching Guidebook for EFT & Energy Therapy Practitioners: Creating a Practice Curriculum to Support Your Clients to Thrive!