Kaleidoscope of Possibilities
EP 6 – Addressing Depression & Anxiety: Energy Therapies, Microbiome, Lifestyle, Epigenetics with Dr. Anne Merkel

EP 6 – Addressing Depression & Anxiety: Energy Therapies, Microbiome, Lifestyle, Epigenetics with Dr. Anne Merkel

June 23, 2020

To watch the video of this episode, please go to: https://youtu.be/lpnzpK6JBFI


Addressing Depression & Anxiety: Energy Therapies, Microbiome, Lifestyle, Epigenetics


Our bodies are miraculous organisms constantly giving us awareness and information about what we can clear and change. 


How do we actually get at the root cause of illness and disease in the body?

What keys are epigenetics, microbiome, food, water, and environment to our health and wellbeing? 

What immediate steps can we take to help our bodies have more ease?


Tune in for a dynamic conversation with Dr. Anne Merkel, Ph.D., ND, a “whole person practitioner,” who specializes in energetic and naturopathic approaches to health and healing. 

You will not want to miss Dr. Merkel’s simple and powerful “quick fixes” to get started on a path of naturopathic health and happiness for body and mind. 


In this episode:

  • Dr. Merkel’s background & healing journey
  • Helping people find root causes
  • Functional medicine explained
  • Epigenetics
  • Keeping genes working
  • Each person is unique
  • Microbiome
  • Food sensitivities
  • Dr. Merkel’s quick fixes to get started


Resources mentioned in this episode:

Dr. Merkel's websites - 

Visit these websites for the complimentary 20-minute consultation sessions mentioned by Dr. Merkel in this episode.

About Dr. Merkel:

Dr. Anne Merkel has offered energy therapy to clients worldwide for over 35 years, incorporating NET (Neuro Emotional Technique), EFT (Emotional Freedom Techniques), Energy Remedies, Acupuncture, Kinesiology – now with Classical Naturopathy, to treat chronic health and emotional issues in a “Whole Person” approach.

Her natural medicine practice specializes in functional medicine approaches for autoimmune, cancer, dementia, trauma, and more. She addresses depression and anxiety on a regular basis among other stresses induced by emotional, chemical, environmental, nutritional, and epigenetic influences.


“If I can heal myself, everybody should have hope that they can get beyond it.”

– Dr. Merkel


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Dr. Adriana Popescu is a clinical psychologist, addiction and trauma specialist, and empowerment coach who is based in San Francisco, California and practices worldwide.
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