Everyone has innate intuitive abilities which can be developed and utilized as a natural human sense. Students enter the Academy with many goals: to pursue a career as a Medical Intuitive, Spiritual Coach or Intuition Medicine® Practitioner; to integrate intuitive abilities into a current career; or to develop intuition for practical daily life awareness, self-growth and personal healing.

The Academy is approved to award CEUs for Nurses, Acupuncturists, Doctors of Chinese Medicine, Chiropractors and Professional Bodyworkers.  READ MORE

Zoom/In-Person • May 2022 Workshop

Botanical Energy Medicine: Essential Oils, Subtle Aromatherapy & Flower Remedies with Robin Lander MIM

Saturday, May 21 2022 • 10am to 1pm
$52 • Registration (prepayment) required for all attendees
Zoom info provided post-registration

Aromatic medicine derived from plants and flowers has been used for thousands of years in ceremonial and healing practices throughout the world. Essential oils, with their etheric nature, are often seen as akin to the spirit or language of the plant. Today, the term Subtle Aromatherapy refers to the intuitive art and science of using essential oils and aromatics to affect healing and change in the human spirit and energy system. Every in-person attendee will make a custom aromatherapy inhaler to take home. READ MORE

Robin Lander, MIM is a clinical aromatherapist, herbalist, wellness educator, and botanical formulator combines aromatherapy and Intuition Medicine® in her practice to help individuals restore balance and harmony in mind, body, and spirit.

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Academy Orientation Video

with Academy founder, Francesca McCartney PhD

Academy founder Francesca McCartney PhD, presents an overview of Intuition Medicine® and the Academy courses, leads a guided meditation, and answers program questions. More info: Academy Admissions Information & Checklist.

Courses at the Academy

Founded in 1984, the Academy of Intuition Medicine offers a Vocational Certification program and courses in the career science of Medical Intuition and the art of practicing as a Spiritual Coach or Intuition Medicine® practitioner.


Open to Public Workshops

These Saturday workshops are open to the public, without prerequisites, and offer the chance to learn about Holistic Medicines and practices without committing to a longer class.


Intuition Medicine® Online (AIMO)

Since 2017, The Academy of Intuition Medicine Online has brought our unique intuitive development energy medicine course curriculum on-demand to interested students worldwide.


Listen: Thriving in Your Third Act: Women Finding Fire & Fulfillment After 50

Francesca McCartney, PhD was interviewed part of Thriving in Your Third Act, an online event featuring bold leaders who offer powerful practices and profound wisdom to ignite your life after 50. Learn:

  1. Five keys to access abundance.
  2. How to discover your 21 Intuitive Senses.
  3. Practice one thing daily to create a prosperous life.


Video: Presentation at the New Life Expo 2018

In this presentation Francesca describes the multiple ways a person experiences Intuition. Five senses is a limited belief. Humans use more than 21 senses and the majority are intuitive senses.

Cognitive Bias vs. Intuition: Evolved Decision-Making: A Conversation with Francesca McCartney PhD

Francesca recently contributed Chapter 8 on Cognitive Bias vs. Intuition to the 2019 book Developing Informed Intuition for Decision-Making.

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Academy Orientation (In-Person or via Zoom)

In-Person or via Zoom

Monday July 11 2022
Tuesday August 2 2022

7:00 to 8:30 pm PST

RSVP required. Specify attendance via Zoom or In-Person (Zoom info will be provided after RSVP).

Meet faculty and students, experience a guided meditation, and learn detailed information about the Academy curriculum and courses. The Orientation is where all your questions are answered.

The next course, Intuition Medicine: Healing I, begins Tuesday, September 13 2022 and attendance at one of these Orientation dates is mandatory for new students. Join us for the Academy Orientation, and bring your friends! While attending live is best so that your questions can be answered in real-time — if that’s not possible, it’s essential that you watch this video of a recent Orientation.

  2021 Academy Catalog

  Academy Admissions Info & Checklist

*These take place four times each year: usually July, August, October, and November.