About Dr. James Nourse


About Dr. James Nourse

Dr. Jim, as his clients call him, has been in private practice since 1980. From 1975 to 1980 he served as Staff Psychologist and director of Clinical Psychology Training at the Hampton, Virginia V.A. Medical Center and as Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the Eastern Virginia Medical School. The components of his training which have most influenced his work are:

• Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from the University of Tennessee

• Ten years of personal psychoanalysis (Jungian)

• Graduate of Jung Tao School of Classical Chinese Medicine and Diplomate in Acupuncture, National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine

• Meditation practice learned from various teachers, lay and monastic

• Certified Practitioner of Holotropic Breathwork™ as taught by Christina and Stanislav Grof, M.D., Ph.D.

• Studies with Michael Harner, Ph.D. and faculty of The Foundation for Shamanic Studies; Beautiful Painted Arrow, Southern Ute/Picuris Pueblo elder and healer; Stanley Kopa Kaluahine, Hawaiian elder and healer; ‘Ihaleakalā Hew Len, Ph.D., Hawaiian psychologist and teacher of Self I-dentity Through Ho‘oponopono®

About

Dr. Jim, as his clients call him, has been in private practice since 1980. From 1975 to 1980 he served as Staff Psychologist and director of Clinical Psychology Training at the Hampton, Virginia V.A. Medical Center and as Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the Eastern Virginia Medical School. Click here to learn more about Dr. Jim.

“I believe that the doctor/client relationship is both a professional and a sacred alliance. More than the application of technique, more that a way to reduce suffering or solve problems, it is a way to know oneself more fully, to enhance quality of life, and to become more fully alive.”

-- Dr. James Nourse
Contact Dr. Jim

Dr. James Nourse
6 Old Applewood Lane
Hendersonville, NC 28739

Center for Integrated Health and Healing
89 Medical Park Drive
Brevard, NC 28712

828-698-8036
acushrink@mindspring.com