Dr. Danielle J. Duperret, ND/PhD
NEVER GIVE UP! You have more inner resources than you can ever imagine. "Unfortunately", it's often when we face the darkest period(s) of our lives that we discover the power that resides in us.
Growing up, I was kind of a nerd, my nose always in a book or attending workshops. Come to think of it... I still am on that path. It took 45 years of studies, research, school of hard knock experiences to get me to where I am now, an intuitive (w)holistic health doctor and coach.
What seems to be a long time ago, I started studying anatomy and physiology, then psychology, parapsychology, spirituality and nutrition. Later on, I added many modalities to the healing arts I enjoyed so much. Below is a summary of this journey.
FROM SWITZERLAND TO AMERICA
I was born and raised in the French speaking part of Switzerland, surrounded by a loving family and nature. Parents, grand-parents, brothers, aunts, uncles and cousins, met several times a year to hike together and enjoy a picnic at the top of a mountain. I started to study the healing arts at an early age, with a fascination for the mind and the brain. My dream was to become a neurosurgeon. Fate had other plans.
At 15, after attending my first professional seminar, I became the prodigy of the psychologist-psychoanalyst who was lecturing. I studied these modalities under his tutelage, while facing cancer and having surgeries every 6 months. I also immersed myself in the study of nutritional approaches and, at 18, bought my first juicer, started on a detox program... and stopped the surgeries. It worked for me.
I traveled through Europe, the Middle East and parts of Asia, before coming to the United States in 1979. I got married, home birthed and home schooled 7 children... then divorced.
OUCH, IT HURTS!
A debilitating illness, with pain, weakness and panic attacks, kept me bedridden for months in my 30s. In order to heal, I enrolled in a Doctor of Naturopathy degree, followed by a PhD in Natural Health. I am fortunate to have been…
Awards and Affiliations
Faculty member of the Academy for Guided Imagery since 1998
Became a Board Certified Naturopath - ANMCAB (American Naturopathic Medical Certification and Accreditation Board) in 1999
2016: TOP 10 Holistic Doctors - Award for Excellence in Holistic Medicine - Holistic Doctors Recognition Board
Causes and Organizations
CPPA - California Protective Parents Association
CJE - Center for Judicial Excellence
AE911Truth - Architects and Engineers for 9/11 Truth - Participated in 2 documentaries (9/11 Explosive Evidence: The Experts Speak and The Demolition of Truth)
ONAC - Oklevueha Native American Chuch/Spiritual Center, Las Vegas, NV