About Larry Berkelhammer, PhD
Author of “In Your Own Hands: New Hope for People with Chronic Medical Conditions” Dr. Larry Berkelhammer has lived with several chronic medical conditions since childhood. After years of engaging in the practices explained in his book, Dr. Berkelhammer has now combined his research and practices into a book to help others with similar conditions. “In Your Own Hands: New Hope for People with Chronic Medical Conditions” (Empowered Patient Coalition Press, Jan. 2014) serves as a guide to help those living with chronic illness, as well as their caregivers, learn to live with conscious intention to maximize health and wellbeing. After treating patients for 19 years in a private practice, Dr. Berkelhammer is now retired and spends his time writing, teaching and serving non-profit organizations that serve people with chronic medial conditions. Dr. Berkelhammer has spent the past two years helping others through his blog at LarryBerkelhammer.com, as well as contributing to OMTimes, Psych Central and many other blogs in the chronic illness community. Dr. Berkelhammer lives in San Rafael, Calif., with his wife of 37 years. When not writing, he enjoys spending time in nature. You can reach Dr Larry at firstname.lastname@example.org.