Karen A. Killeen
Karen is a Holistic Nurse Clinician at Calvary Hospital Hospice, a Board Certified Oriental Medicine Practitioner/Acupuncture physician and studied at St. Vincent’s Hospital, Pace University (BSN), College of New Rochelle (MS Science), Eastern School of Traditional Medicine and had internship at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center’s Complementary Care Center,1996, researching Spirituality and Healing. Formerly a Sister of Charity of NY for 22 years, now a founding member of the Companions in Charity, Karen’s 36 year ministry has been direct care, in body, mind and spirit medicine in East Harlem, Washington Heights, Bronx and Yonkers, NY. She has seen firsthand the ill effect of environmental toxins, sickening the ground of our being and the delicate eco system. Her passion is to relieve the “dis-ease” and restore the flow of energy and connection with the natural world. A swimmer and Hudson kayaker, Karen lives in Sleepy Hollow, N.Y.