Recent Interviews and Press




Below are publications for which Ellen DiNucci has served as an author and has been interviewed and cited.

Recent Interviews and Press

On May 13, 2009, Ellen DiNucci was interviewed on the Dr. Pat radio show, a forum known for interviews with leaders in the field of human potential that is broadcast over a broad network of stations.


Brassington GS, Luskin FM, DiNucci E, Haskell WE. (2003). An integrated mind, body, spirit intervention to promote healthy aging [poster presentation]. 2003 Annual Conference of the Western Psychological Association.

Carlson JJ, Farquhar JW, DiNucci E, et al. (2007). Safety and Efficacy of a Ginkgo Biloba-Containing Dietary Supplement on Cognitive Function, Quality of Life, and Platelet Function in Healthy, Cognitively Intact Older Adults. Journal of the American Dietetic Association, 107: 422 - 432.

DiNucci E. (2006). Integrating energy healing for self and in new environments. Beginnings, Winter.

DiNucci E. (2005). Energy healing, a complementary treatment for orthopaedic and other conditions. Orthopaedic Nursing, July/August, 4(24).

DiNucci, E. (2003). Energy healing, a self-management strategy for enhancing wellness. Stanford Cancer Supportive Care Program Newsletter, July/August, p. 3.

DiNucci E. (2000). CALM Card. (A laminated wellness reminder card on developing mindful habits).

DiNucci E. (1993). BodyJoy: Relaxation CD. Menlo Park, CA: Music Annex.

DiNucci E. (1991). Use your body and mind to transform your self: Tap into your innate powers, Well-Being Journal, Summer, 12-15.

DiNucci E. (1987). Changing beliefs by creating new patterns through movement and posture: A workbook, (master’s thesis). Orinda, CA: John F. Kennedy University.

Gibson P., DiNucci E. (1998). Complementary & alternative medicine at the San Mateo County Health & Fitness Program. Abstract and poster. Association for Worksite Health Promotion Annual Meeting, September.

Luskin F, Newell KA, Griffith M, Holmes M, Telles S, DiNucci E, Marvasti FF, Hill M, Pelletier KR, Haskell WL. (2000). A review of mind/body therapies in the treatment of musculoskeletal disorders with implications for the elderly. Alternative Therapies in Health and Medicine. March, 6(2).

Luskin F, DiNucci E, Newell, KA, Haskell WL. (1999). Complementary/alternative medicine: An evidence-based approach. Chapter 14: Complementary/alternative therapies in select populations: Elderly persons. Mosby, Inc.: St. Louis.


Bottomline Secrets Daily Health News. (2007). How to heal, energize, relieve stress, reiki being used for cancer support and more. Retrieved March 8, 2007

Corbett, D. (1999). Science: Health forum: Echinacea use can become too much of a good thing. Stanford Daily. April 21. Retrieved October 28, 2007

Dong J. (2001). A piece of the dream: Low-tech entrepreneurs hold high hopes despite the dot-com tumble. Menlo Park Almanac. Retrieved October 29, 2007

Enders, S. (1998 ). Point taken: Eastern medicine enjoys a burgeoning popularity. Sunnyvale Sun. January 28. Retrieved October 28, 2007

Gordon R. (2006). Quantum touch: the power to heal. Berkeley, CA: North Atlantic Books.

Larson A. (2002). Alternative health fair comes to expo for first time. The Argus. February 4.

Lynch A. (2004). Treating the nose: Many rinsing away symptoms of spring with nasal washes. San Jose Mercury News. March 16. Retrieved October 21, 2007. (PDF)

Mason S. (Oct. 2, 1995). Movement dynamics: what it can do for you. Another Perspective. El Cerrito, CA, Cable TV Station Channel 8.

Nagy S. (Sept. 13, 2004). Energy healing for chronic conditions and stress. Technology Trends. Mountain View, CA, Cable Station KMTV.

Peruman RJ. (1997). Insurance coverage and complementary and alternative medicine. KGO-AM Radio.

Sevrens J. (1997). Holistic demand public interest, possibility for savings taking alternative medicine into the mainstream. The Sun Herald (Biloxi, MS). November 18.

Singh G. (2003). Twisted experience: On the personal growth frontier: Is spoon bending the firewalking of the new millennium? Metro, Silicon Valley's Weekly Newspaper. Nov. 27/Dec. 3. Retrieved October 30, 2007.

Smith V. (2005). Energy healing. KSJS-AM Radio, San Jose State University.

Thompson A. (2006). Something afoot. Reflexology treads in the realm of ancient healing. Palo Alto Weekly. July 26. Retrieved October 28, 2007.

Thompson A. (1997). Growing research will aid elders. Aging Today. November/December.

Turner K. (2005). Healing touch for breast cancer patients. Stanford Nurse. Fall. Retrieved October 21, 2007. (PDF)


Acu Briefs. (July 2005). New citations. Retrieved October 21, 2007. (2007). Alzheimer’s disease. Retrieved September 7, 2007.

Articles and editorials: Energy medicine. (2007). Complementary and Alternative Medicine Education and Research Network of Alberta Newsletter. Issue 22, February.

Cigna. (June 16, 2007). Complementary and Alternative Medicine. Retrieved September 7, 2007. (PDF)

Cuellar N., Aycock T., Cahill B, Ford J. (2003). Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) use by african american (AA) and caucasian american (CA) older adults in a rural setting: a descriptive, comparative study. BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine. Retrieved September 7, 2007.

Current World Literature: Bibliography. (2007). Current Opinion in Orthopedics. 18(4) 416-424.

Dunphy T. (2007). Energy medicine and the martial artist. Retrieved October 28, 2007 -- and also here.

Ennis WJ, Lee C, Meneses P. (2007). A biochemical approach to wound healing through the use of modalities. Clinics in Dermatology. 25, 63–72. Retrieved October 21, 2007. (PDF)

Esalen Center for Theory and Research. (1999). Bibliography. An esalen invitational conference, June 6 - 11, 1999. Retrieved October 21, 2007.

Fibromyalgia Information Network. (2007). Fibromyalgia references from 2001 to January 2007. Retrieved October 21, 2007.

Hassani B, Daneshvar N. (2006). Energy medicine: The universal quest for harmony. University of Toronto Medical Journal, 83(3), May 189:191. Retrieved January 3, 2007. (PDF)

Healing Touch International. (2007). Bibliography. Retrieved October 21, 2007.

Hubbard A. (2005). Energywork: A powerful complement to massage. Massage Today. June, 5(6). Retrieved January 15, 2007.

Lamb T. (2006). Yoga and seniors. International Association of Yoga Therapists (IAYT). April. Retrieved October 21, 2007. (PDF)

Lotan M. (2007). Alternative therapeutic intervention for individuals with rett syndrome. The Scientific World Journal. 7, 698-714.

National Institutes of Health. (2007). Backgrounder: An Introduction to Reiki. Retrieved October 21, 2007. (PDF)

National Institutes of Health. (2006). List of reviewers. Evidence-based Complementary and Alternative Medicine. December 3(4): 555–558. Retrieved October 21,. 2007.

Rowland B. (2001). Alzheimer’s Disease. Encyclopedia of Alternative Medicine. Gale Group. Retrieved October 21, 2007.

San Mateo County Employee Health & Fitness Program. (2007). Health resource library audio-tapes video-tapes list. Retrieved October 21, 2007. (PDF)

Simpson CA. (2006). Complementary medicine in chronic pain treatment. Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Clinics of North America. 17(2) 275-518.

So PS, Jiang Y. (2007). Touch therapies for pain relief in children and adults. (Protocol) Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2007, Issue 2. Art. No.: CD006535. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD006535.

Stanford University Medical Center News Bureau. SUMC in the news (July 13, 2006). Print media coverage. Retrieved October 21, 2007.

The Center for Current Research, Ardmore, PA. (2007). The TMJ File. Retrieved October 21, 2007.

The Ontario Women’s Health Council. (December 2001). Literature review—behavioural guidelines for adjusting to medical conditions. Retrieved October 21, 2007. (PDF)

Unbound medicine. (2007). Retrieved October 21, 2007.

Vancouver Coastal Health. GF Strong Rehab Centre. (2005). Rehab E-Bulletin. November 2. 3(13). Retrieved August 30, 2007.

Zoe Institute. (January 28, 2005). Senate business and profession committee will hold an informational hearing on the common ground between allopathic and complementary and alternative medicine. Retrieved January 15, 2007.