of the Board
Karen Herrick, Ph.D.
Karen Herrick is a Magna Cum Laude B.A. graduate of
NJ City University, graduating with a specialization
in Art Therapy. On the master's level, she graduated
from Rutgers University School of Social Work with a
minor in Alcohol Studies giving her a specialization
in addictions. She was a founding member of the NJ Coalition
for Children of Alcoholics, a volunteer group that sponsored
educational conferences through the 1980s.
has worked with thousands of individuals and families,
which has aided these clients in their growth, development
and maturation. This is a spiritual experience of an
"ordinary kind." By blending those efforts
with the use of Jungian Psychology, during the 2000s,
she explored spiritual and near-death experiences by
obtaining a Ph.D. in Philosophy with a concentration
in Psychology and a specialization in Spiritual Psychology.
She has been very interested in the statistic that two-thirds
of widow's experience having their husbands appear to
them after their death.
October of 2006, her book You're Not Finished Yet
was published by Cloonfad Press. This book ends with
two chapters discussing developing spiritual language
by naming different spiritual experiences, understanding
them and our purpose in life and in death. She continues
to share her clinical experience in her office in Red
Bank, NJ and by lecturing throughout the US. For more
information please visit http://www.karenherrick.com.
She authors a column on Spiritual Psychology for NJHolisticMagazine.com.
She is also an active member of the Academy of Spirituality
and Paranormal Studies, Inc. (ASPSI).
is the mother of three daughters, grandmother of nine.
She plays tennis twice a week and enjoys kayaking and
Wii bowling. She gardens at both her home and her office
from April through October and tends a small greenhouse
in the winter months Her interests also include genealogy
and English history.