Reverend Deirdre Layne is an ordained Protestant pastor in the healing ministry and an ABMP registered healthcare professional with a specialized health practice in Energy Medicine. As part of Deirdre's healing service, she maintains private care practices in Atlanta, Georgia and Los Angeles, California. Deirdre uses laying-on-of hands energy healing techniques to heal physical, emotional, and spiritual illnesses and imbalances.
After more than 24 years of study and energy healing practice under Rosalyn L. Bruyere - one of the world's most revered Energy Medicine practitioners and board member for the Children’s Memorial Hospital in Chicago and University of Arizona Fellows Program in Integrative Medicine - Ms. Layne attained her ordination as a minister and has herself become recognized as an expert and educator in the field.
Deirdre is equally well known as the Founder of EarthClinic.com, long ranked among the world's top sites for Alternative and Integrative Medicine.
Deirdre Layne has had success working with adults and children suffering from a broad range of problems, including Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, ADHD, Car Accident Trauma and Sports Injuries, as well as Emotional and Spiritual issues.
In 2000, Deirdre Layne was invited by the California Pacific Medical Center to be one of the participants in a National Institutes of Health (NIH) funded Distant Healing Study to determine the effects of Distant Healing, as an intervention performed either by experienced healers or nurses, on rates and severity of AIDS-related symptoms, medication side effects, adverse events, medical utilization, and scores on two psychological and quality of life inventories.
Deirdre holds a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy from Mount Holyoke College and has traveled extensively to study spiritual healing, folk medicine and native remedies in Thailand, Indonesia, Nepal, and throughout North America.
With over 12 years of training and competing in the Martial Arts, Deirdre has extended her unique knowledge of body dynamism and the Yin & Yang flow of energy. Deirdre is a nationally ranked medalist in Traditional Karate. She is a second-degree black belt and teaches this art in Atlanta.
This lifelong study of the body in both its physiological and psychological states has further enhanced Deirdre’s knowledge and understanding. A published author, her first co-written book extols the benefits of apple cider vinegar.