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

Essential viewing – watch the Orientation video now
September 10 2024 — Intuition Medicine: Healing 1 begins

Academy Orientation Video

with Academy founder, Francesca McCartney PhD

In this video, Academy founder Francesca McCartney PhD, presents an overview of Intuition Medicine® and the Academy courses, leads a guided meditation, and answers program questions. The next course, Intuition Medicine: Healing 1, begins Tuesday, September 10 2024. If you missed the live Orientation, watching this video is mandatory for new students.

What’s next? It‘s all here on the Academy Admissions Information & Checklist.

Recent Video Interviews with Francesca McCartney PhD

July 2023 “Live Your Love” Podcast
Ep 15: How to Heal Yourself with Intuition Medicine.
Interview with host Alisha Das.

2023 Science of Healing Summit
Identify and Clear the Fundamental Energetic/ Spiritual Causes of Mysterious Illnesses.
Interview with host Beth McDougall MD.

Monthly Friday Public Events

The Academy hosts several monthly Friday evening events, in-person only. Some are drop-in with no registration needed, others by appointment only. NEW IN SEPTEMBER: Tarot Card Readings (by appointment). ... LEARN  MORE

Andrea Natta, DAOM, LAc, MIM 28

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 and 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.


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

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

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Upcoming Academy Orientation (In-Person or via Zoom)

In-Person or via Zoom

Fall 2024 Date TBA
7:00 to 8:30 pm PST
RSVP required.


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 1, begins Tuesday, Sept 10 2024 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

  Compare Academy (AIM) Program vs Academy Online (AIMO) Program

  Academy Admissions Info & Checklist

*These take place twice a year: usually July and November.