By the age of 12, she had already begun searching for spiritual self-discovery pursuing topics including health and wellness, philosophy and the esoteric arts and sciences. At the age of 30, Dr. Louise enrolled at the Berkeley Psychic Institute where she studied meditation, energy medicine, and learned how to perform clairvoyant readings. Continuing her educational pursuits, Dr. Louise earned the distinction of Reiki Master and Certified Hypnotherapist. At 37, Dr. Louise returned to school full time, earning a degree as a Naturopath and then her Ph.D. in Natural Health Counseling, thus rounding out her education.SoulHealer, Dr. Rita Louise, PhD, ND is the founder of the Institute of Applied Energetics and the host of Just Energy Radio. A Naturopathic Physician and a 20-year veteran in the Human Potential Field, it is her unique gift as a medical intuitive and clairvoyant that illuminates and enlivens her work. Author of the books Dark Angels: An Insiders Guide to Ghosts, Spirits and Attached Entities, Avoiding The Cosmic 2X4 and The Power Within, Dr. Louise credits early childhood influences for the direction her life would take.
A frequent consultant to the media, Dr. Louise has appeared as a keynote speaker at events such as the Whole Life Expo, ASPE Paranormal Symposium, Texas Ghost Show, History, Haunts and Legends Conference and has spoken to organizations such as Naturopathic Medical Association, the American Podiatrist Association, and the Texas Department of Health.
She has been a featured guest on many radio shows such as Coast to Coast w/ George Nory, Shirley MacLaine’s Independent Expressions Radio Show, X-Squared Radio, the Lou Gentile Show, Contact Radio, Second Site Radio, and Out Of This World Radio and appears monthly on Feet To The Fire Radio with her “SoulHealer Moments”.
Dr. Louise is also a regular contributor to publications including In Light Times, The Edge News, and Voice of Choices Magazine. Her alternative health articles have also appeared in publications such as Fate Magazine, Today’s Dallas Woman, Inner Self Magazine, Holistic Health News and The Psychic Journal.
The founder of the North End Psychic Fair and a former Pastor for the Church of Divine Man, Dr. Louise currently trains students in medical intuition, intuitive counseling and energy medicine. In addition, she runs a private practice and is a professor of Alternative Health Studies at Westbrook University.
She is the Chairman of the Board for the International Association of Medical Intuitives, has served on the Board of Directors for the Holistic Chamber of Commerce. Through her work, Dr. Louise has been recognized by National Register’s Who’s Who in Executives and Professions.