Kimberly Burnham

"Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic." - Arthur C Clarke

KIMBERLY BURNHAM, PhD (Integrative Medicine), The Nerve Whisperer: A Complementary Medicine practitioner, Kim uses WORDS (books & poetry), health COACHING/guided visualization; HANDS-ON therapies (CranioSacral therapy, acupressure, Matrix Energetics, Reiki, Integrative Manual Therapy templates) and functional medicine (nutrition, homeopathy, herbal medicine) to help you heal. A CLINICIAN at ST. LUKE's Rehabilitation Institute / Inland Northwest Health Services (INHS) she can be reached at (...

KIMBERLY BURNHAM, PhD (Integrative Medicine), The Nerve Whisperer: A Complementary Medicine practitioner, Kim uses WORDS (books & poetry), health COACHING/guided visualization; HANDS-ON therapies (CranioSacral therapy, acupressure, Matrix Energetics, Reiki, Integrative Manual Therapy templates) and functional medicine (nutrition, homeopathy, herbal medicine) to help you heal. A CLINICIAN at ST. LUKE's Rehabilitation Institute / Inland Northwest Health Services (INHS) she can be reached at (509) 473-6869 (860) 221-8510 or TheBurnhamReview Do you want some help in healing? Walk better despite Parkinson's disease, Huntington's ataxia or Charcot-Marie-Tooth? Alternatives for autoimmune conditions like multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, Lyme or lupus? Wondering how to help your child with seizures, autism, CP, scoliosis or Down syndrome? Recently told you have macular degeneration? Want eye exercises to improve driving or reading? Have chronic back or neck pain or a recent a joint replacement?


Kimberly Burnham provides resources and help for the Spokane Parkinson's disease community. If you have macular degeneration in Spokane, Washington there is help at St. Luke's in Kimberly's alternative medicine private practice. Are you looking for help with Huntington's disease symptoms in Spokane, Washington? Call (509) 473-6869 to book an appointment with Kim.


"My vision, brain and eyesight expertise started when I was 8 years old in a Colombian jungle. My father, an international businessman, helped me catch a Blue Morpho butterfly. My world was so beautiful. At 28, a professional photographer, I was diagnosed with keratoconus. With his impressive degrees and a stark white coat, an ophthalmologist diagnosed me, "You need to consider your life, in case you become blind. It is genetic, so there is nothing you can do." Off I went to massage school, a profession you can do whether you can see or not. Fortunately, I learned approaches for better eye health: massage, acupressure, nutrition, craniosacral therapy, osteopathic manual medicine, integrative manual therapy, matrix energetics ... Five years later, as the director of vision services for a large multidisciplinary clinic, no one could tell me alternative medicine doesn't work."


Kimberly Burnham here, I have written a series of books to help you feel better and function better because I believe people who feel better, make better choices for themselves, their families and their communities. Some of the topics cover sleep, Parkinson's disease, Huntington's ataxia, natural medicine for cold and flu symptoms, diabetic neuropathy, visualization, guided imagery, motor imagery and fractals.


I also try to make the world a better place with one-on-one sessions with clients at Inland Northwest Health Services (INHS) / St Luke's Rehabilitation Institute's complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) clinic, where I work in Spokane, Washington.


I work with all sorts of people from premature babies to 92 year old grandmothers. My special interests are brain, spine and eye health. Part of this is because I have a PhD in Integrative Medicine (2006) and my dissertation focused on eliminating the symptoms of Parkinson's disease. I also work with people with multiple sclerosis, Huntington's ataxia, seizures, and autism. My grandfather died of diabetes and my uncle lost his leg to the disease that affects 25 million American, so I also work with individuals with diabetes, diabetic neuropathies, diabetic retinopathies and other autoimmune disease.


 I uses INTEGRATIVE MEDICINE (energy, information and imagery), MANUAL THERAPY (Touch) & HEALTH COACHING (Words) to help you feel, move & function better. For 20 years I have used hand-on techniques and natural healing to help people with brain/spinal cord problems, including Parkinson's, autism, macular degeneration, Huntington's, diabetic neuropathy. With this move, I continue to look for ways to help physical therapists, chiropractors, massage therapists, occupational therapists, speech therapists, psychologists and other clinicians everywhere with their hardest clients in US, Canada, Europe, Asia, everywhere.


MEDIA EXPERT & PUBLISHER at Creating Calm Network Publishing Group. A SPEAKER, I am looking for speaking engagements and work opportunities in Spokane, Washington. Ann White & I are co-Creators of the


ADJUNCT FACULTY AT AKAMAI UNIVERSITY: Currently creating a course: Authorship, Publishing and Media Marketing Your Message. At the end of the semester each student will have 1) written a non-fiction story about their life, work, studies, message to the world; 2) have it published in an anthology available on Amazon as an eBook and paperback book; and 3) set up social media profiles on which to promote their message and business. Akamai University also benefits because information about the university, its students and programs is on each participants Amazon author's page.


BICYCLIST: When I am not working, writing or doing research I am gardening and bicycling. In 2013, I won the SAGE USA story contest with a poem about my 3000 mile bicycle ride across America entitled Red, White, Blue and Yellow ( I bicycled over 3000 miles Seattle-Washington,DC with Hazon supporting obesity help, diabetes and diabetic neuropathy care, Parkinson's disease symptom relief solutions, food security, transportation alternatives and a brighter vision for the world.


CLICINCAL CONSULTANT: I am always on the lookout for an opportunity as a Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) consultant, Poet-in-Residence, Writing retreat leader, Scholar-in-Residence, chronic pain conference speaker in Spokane, Washington, Idaho, Oregon, Utah, Colorado, Montana and Intermountain West. Contact me at 860-221-8510 (Spokane, Washington).


Kim is an integrative medicine specialist helping children, adults and seniors experience comfortable movement, flexibility, clarity, energy, and life, despite diagnoses of brain, nerve, or vision dysfunctions. Specializing in helping people with Parkinson's disease, Macular degeneration, insomnia, fibromyalgia, Huntington's ataxia, Lyme disease and multiple sclerosis, she consults with clients in Spokane, Washington, as well as across the United States, Europe & Asia.


Part scientist, part wizard, part massage therapist she helps people see, experience and move in new and different ways. Her goal is to change the face of brain health, foster hope and help you experiences this incredible world.


AUTHOR, WRITER, PUBLISHER: She has authored a number of books and anthologies including Our Fractal Nature, A Journey of Self-Discovery and Connection. Many of Burnham's books have step-by-step exercises you can do at home. Feel free to contact her at her private practice in Spokane, Washington state or talk with her about consulting in your clinic as she does in Spokane, WA; Portland, Maine; San Diego, California; Norfolk, Virginia; Salt Lake City, UT; Austin Texas; West Hartford, CT; Eugene, Oregon; Munich, Germany; Verona, Italy or working with you in your home anywhere. She is co-publisher of The Creating Calm Publishing Group and publisher of The Burnham Review, a series of reports on Complementary & Alternative Medicine


AUTHOR OF SIX CLINICAL SELF-HELP BOOKS for the general public, Kimberly has written: 1. Balancing the Sleep-Wake Cycle: Sleep Better, Learn Faster, Contribute More, and Enjoy Life to Its Fullest   2. Regain Your Balance: Ataxia Solutions from The Nerve Whisperer, Find Health and Healing in Six Complementary and Alternative Medicine Arenas;  3. Parkinson's Disease? Walk Better, Sleep Deeper and Move Consciously, Solutions from Nature's Sensational Medicine  4. The Rhythm Cure, Diabetes Sensational Medicine Solutions, Reconnecting to the Cycle of Self-Awareness (with Troy Broadnax);  ISBN: (For people with Diabetic neuropathy or retinopathy.)  5. Colds and Flu Season Solutions, Using Your Hands and Mind To Heal: Easy Self Help and Research to Help Your Family...  6. Our Fractal Nature, A Journey of Self-Discovery and Connection, Psychology Meets Science.


SHARING THE STAGE and PAGES: Kimberly Burnham has shared the stage with inspirational thought leaders at: Raising Consciousness Now Global Summit, Creating Calm Broadcast Network, The Mastermind Show; Pearls of Wisdom Teleconference, The Messengers of Change Network's Collective Energy Circle Meditation program, Inner Child Press, Women of Power. She has published professional journal articles and speaks at Defeat Autism Now conferences, Alzheimer's Association meetings, Emotional Freedom (EFT) Tap Fests, and Brain Plasticity.


MIGRAINE FREE: Kim has been migraine free for the past 10 years after having 5-6 severe migraines a year. She used alternative medicine approaches. Her vision is better today at age 56 than it was when she turned 40. She loves using quantum physics ideas, your sensory experience and energy medicine to help you heal. She sleeps really well under a quilt she made with fabric she picked up while traveling in Malaysia with skills she learned from her grandmother in Utah. Step-by-step solutions are shared in Balancing the Sleep-Wake Cycle: Sleep Better, Learn Faster, Contribute More, and Enjoy Life to Its Fullest. She works with people with sleep disorders, insomnia, epilepsy, seizure disorders ...


VISION SOLUTIONS: Vision Solutions at the Raising Consciousness Now Global Summit. Improve your vision, eyesight and insights today. Would you like to see the world better? Recognize your fractal nature and improve your brain health. Here are 3 easy vision exercises at about 28 minutes into this free video. 2012 World Consciousness Raising Summit Live video at . Use the blinking exercise, describing your way to better vision exercise and writing your sensory experience today to improve the way you see the colors and shapes in the world, the expression on a child's face, road signs at night, walk by the reading glasses counter at the grocery store.


Our Fractal Nature, a Journey of Self-Discovery and Connection was written through the Messenger Mini Book Program with Robert Evans, Suzanne Buckley, Chandler Tyrrell at Wordstream; Cover design by Garrett Purchio; Book layout by Adrian W. Emery; Printed by Access Laserpress, Phoenix, AZ; Author's Photo by Tracy Cianflone, Agoura Hills,CA; My thanks to Benoit Mandelbrot for the heart fractal; Albert Einstein for his perspectives on the universe; Richard Bartlett, developer of Matrix Energetics, who encourages me to perceive magical realms of existence; Sharon W. Giammatteo, my guide on the Integrative Manual Therapy (IMT) pathway; Jill Purce and Rupert Sheldrake, who taught me the value of sound, vibration, listening and morphic fields; Pierre Garreaud, a shaman healer who engages me in the spiral nature of life; My parents, Lew and Gail Burnham, who inspire my love of science, knowledge, and healing; My editors and friends who read earlier drafts, Chandler Tyrrell at Wordstream; Susan Buckley at Messengers of Change; Cyma Shapiro at There is much that we can learn from nature and from understanding our bodies. There is abundance available to each of us and all around us. "In discerning our fractal nature, we are nature contemplating and embodying ourselves."- Our Fractal Nature. "There are many ways to get to the top of Mount Fuji." - Japanese Quote.


TRANSFORMATIONAL ANTHOLOGIES, INSPIRATIONAL BOOKS, QUOTES: "A rising tide lifts all boats." ... "An anthology lifts all spirits." - Kimberly Burnham, in Tears To Triumph. "The universe is made up of stories, not atoms." —Muriel Rukeyser. "Friendship is born at that moment when one person says to another: "What! You too? I thought I was the only one.” ? C.S. Lewis. "Albert Einstein said, "The most important decision we make is whether we believe we live in a friendly or hostile universe." What have you decided? Will you feel differently tomorrow? How does your choice serve you?" ? An excerpt from "Fractals: Seeing the Patterns in Our Existence".


Pebbles in the Pond: Transforming the World One Person at a Time. "The Eyes Observing Your World", in Pebbles in the Pond tells a remarkable story of vision recovery offering hope for anyone with a potentially blinding condition, migraines, macular degeneration or immune dysfunction. Discover the joy in truly seeing and experiencing the world today.

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St Luke's Rehabilitation Alternative Medicine

711 S Cowley St #324-D

Spokane, WA 99202


Sutherland-Chan Massage Therapy School

Massage Therapy


Connecticut School of Integrative Manual Therapy

Integrative Manual Therapy Certified


Matrix Energetics International, Inc., Dr. Richard Bartlett

Matrix Energetics Certified

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