James Pearl, Ph.D. Is both NYS and board certified and licensed in psychoanalysis as well as acupuncture. He holds a doctorate in psychology with formal (eight years) Institute training in various areas of psychoanalysis. He has also completed the health and lifestyle program at the University of Arizona’s center for Integrative medicine. Dr. Pearl has lectured at Duke University’s Integrative medical program and has been a guest on numerous radio health programs.
He is a graduate of the International Institute of Chinese medicine and has Interned with the prestigious Cheng Du University teaching hospital, PRC. The study and use of Chinese herbal medicine in clinical practice has been an area of significant interest. Dr. Pearl has been on the faculty of Swedish Institute College of Health Sciences. He practices an Integrative approach to medicine with an emphasis on the perspective of Classical Chinese Medicine as taught by the esteemed Taoist master, J. Yuen. Psychological perspectives are Integral in Classical Chinese Medicine.