Francesca McCartney, Ph.D., is the founder of the Academy of Intuition Medicine. Each year she trains students to use her techniques in their work as health care providers, massage therapists, and counselors. She has been practicing and developing her intuitive skills for more than 30 years. The Academy offers a Master's Degree in Intuition Medicine and is certified by the California Board of Registered Nurses to grant continuing education units. Dr. McCartney has frequently been asked to speak to organizations of professional health care providers and is widely published in professional journals on the topic of Intuition Medicine. She lives in Marin County, CA.