Helen C. Healy, ND is a Registered Naturopathic Doctor in Minnesota. She received her B.A. in BioPsychology
from Vassar College in 1977. Following graduation she worked in the Laboratory of Sensorimotor Research at the National Institutes
of Health until 1979.
She earned her degree of Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine in 1983 from The National College of Naturopathic
Medicine in Portland, Oregon. She practiced in Portland's Alameda Clinic and taught acupressure at the East-West College
of Massage. In 1984, Dr. Healy moved to St. Paul, Minnesota to join Dr. Thomas Stowell at Wellspring Naturopathic Clinic,
where she utilized her knowledge of botanical medicine, nutrition, homeopathy, and acupuncture. She assisted parents in natural
home birthing, and gave birth to her own two daughters safely at home.
Dr. Healy taught Herbology at the College of St. Catherine for the Masters Level Holistic Studies
program from 2004 to 2008. She is a preceptor, mentor, and professional model for Naturopathic medical students from
around the country.
Healy is a founding member of the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians (AANP), has served on its Board for two
terms(1987-88 and 2010-2012), and was the AANP Speaker of the House of Delegates. She is also a member of the Oncology Association
of Naturopathic Physicians (OncANP), and is a past President of the Minnesota Association of Naturopathic Physicians (MNANP).
She has appeared before both the Minnesota Health Department and the State Legislature as a spokesperson for Natural Medicine
in Minnesota. She continues to work hard to achieve truly integrated healthcare within all specialty areas of natural medicine
and the allopathic medical community.