Diane Polasky, MA, MH, DOM, Dipl.Ac, DAAPM, BCETS, BCPM, CDE
Diane Polasky, MA, MH, DOM, Dipl.Ac, DAAPM, BCETS, BCPM, CDE, holds BA degrees in Psychology and Religion, MA degrees in Psychology and Herbology and a Doctorate in Oriental Medicine. Trained extensively since 1978, she became licensed in NM as a Doctor of Oriental Medicine in 1987 and is currently in private practice in Albuquerque. A graduate of Southwestern College, she is a certified Death Educator and Grief Counselor and has also been certified in therapeutic bodywork, Integrative Primary Care medicine, natural childbirth education, Interactive Guided Imagery, and both traumatic stress and pain management. Additionally, she is Director of the Center for Holistic Health and President of the SharetheWisdom Institute, a visiting faculty member at Southwest Acupuncture College, an Ordained Minister (CSE), and the NM Consortium leader for Reproductive Medicine Family Clinic (RMFC), specializing in acupuncture for infertility and pregnancy.Since 1990, Diane has trained with the Foundation for Shamanic Studies and the Order of Bards, Ovates, and Druids (OBOD-UK), as well as having studied with various indigenous healers, medicine teachers, and renowned leaders in the field of Energy Medicine. A nationally known author and speaker, she lectures and teaches classes in Complementary and Energy medicine, Therapeutic Healing modalities, Burnout Prevention and Self-Care, Cross-Cultural Spirituality, Non-pharmacological Palliative Care, and a variety issues surrounding dying, death, and grief.