Mark A. Arcuri, PhD
Integrative Holistic Mental Health & Wellness Coaching


Books and Chapters

  • Arcuri, M. A. (2020). Barberry: Medicinal properties and usage for metabolic disorders prevention. In A. Cardador-Martinez, V. M. Rodriguez-Garcia, P. Manzano-Santana, & M. Alonzo-Macias (Eds.), Medicinal Plants for the Treatment of Metabolic Disorders (pp. 239-272). New York: NOVA Medicine & Health.
  • Arcuri, M. A. (2018). Melaleuca. In A. Cardador-Martinez & V. M. Rodriguez-Garcia (Eds.), Essential Oils Production, Applications and Health Benefits (pp. 201-214). New York: NOVA Science Publishers.
  • Arcuri, M. A. (2018). Sage. In A. Cardador-Martinez & V. M. Rodriguez-Garcia (Eds.), Essential Oils Production, Applications and Health Benefits (pp. 245-260). New York: NOVA Science Publishers.
  • Arcuri, M. A. (2018). Cannabis. In A. Cardador-Martinez & V. M. Rodriguez-Garcia (Eds.), Essential Oils Production, Applications and Health Benefits (pp. 291-310). New York: NOVA Science Publishers.
  • Arcuri, M. A. (2008). A Life Aligned: The journey to allowing the magic in your life. ALA Press.

Doctoral Dissertation:

  • Arcuri, M. A. (2003). The neutral zone: An exploration of a psychological construct to explain the experience of myocardial infarction survivors. Dissertation Abstracts International.


General Public:  average 6-8 per year on personal development incorporating New Thought modalities. In addition to privately organized events, past venues include Unity Dallas, Miami Beach Community Church UCC,  local business professional organizations such as Professional Business Women of New Mexico and Santa Fe Design Week keynotes and workshops.

Organizational: average 6 per year related to team building, staff support and development, and organizational strategic outcomes in government, private, and non-profit business and healthcare settings. Past venues include New Mexico Division of Vocational Rehabilitation and Charter Communications, and academic settings including Universidad Autónoma de Querétaro, MX, as well as collaboration with the Departamento Regional de Bioingeniería, Tecnológico de Monterrey, Querétaro, MX.


6/20 to present
Contributing Faculty
Walden University – Minneapolis, MN
Contributing Faculty appointment, Clinical Psychology, and PsyD Behavioral Health Leadership Program, School of Psychology, College of Social and Behavioral Sciences. Course instruction; Doctoral Capstone mentoring.

10/87 to present
Private Consulting Practice – Santa Fe, New Mexico
Psychotherapy and Coaching services delivered within an Integrative Holistic Wellness model.  Virtual and onsite, worldwide.  Primary interests include facilitating whole life alignment by integrating spiritual traditions, nutrition, fitness, and mind-body techniques, in order to help clients manifest goals in all aspects of their lives.  Modern humanistic/existential framework within an integrative context.  Other interests include alternative medicine, energy psychology, and gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and questioning (GLBTQ) concerns.  Interactive social media and other web-based presence via online postings, discussion, and audio- and video-casts.  Original online courses delivered via LearnDash.

10/11 to 10/18
University of the Rockies – Denver, Colorado
Adjunct Faculty appointment for masters- and doctoral-level Organizational Development, Health & Wellness, and Sports Psychology tracks, with emphasis on Integrative Medicine. Dissertation mentoring.

05/07 to 07/08
University of Phoenix Online
Adjunct Faculty appointment in the Master of Science in Psychology Online program.

10/96 to 10/98
Health Programs Administrator and Clinician
Pueblo of San Felipe – San Felipe, New Mexico

08/94 to 05/96
Medical Psychology Consultant
Seminole Tribe of Florida – Hollywood, Florida

12/92 to 08/94
Behavioral Health Administrator and Counselor
Miccosukee Tribe of Indians of Florida – Miami, Florida

10/87 to 12/92
Family Therapist
Greenwich House Counseling Center – New York, New York
Family Therapy Team and AIDS Mental Health Program

11/86 to 06/90
Pain Team Associate
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center – New York, New York
Department of Neurology and Psychiatry


Ph.D. (May, 2002); Capella University – Minneapolis, Minnesota
Clinical Psychology
Doctoral Dissertation: The Neutral Zone: An exploration of a psychological construct to explain the experience of myocardial infarction survivors – available for download at


M.A. (October, 1987); New York University – New York, New York
Major – General Psychology

Specialization – Health Psychology

B.A. (May, 1984); State University of New York at Stony Brook – Stony Brook, New York
Major – Psychology
Minor – Health and Society
Minor – Pre-medical Studies


In progress
Fellowship in Integrative Health and Medicine
Academy of Integrative Health & Medicine

06/17 to present
Foundations in Herbal Medicine
With Tieraona Low Dog, MD. Teaching clinicians to confidently integrate herbal medicine into a clinical setting effectively and responsibly.  This highly comprehensive multimedia course teaches about herbs from the roots up—from pharmacology and herbal preparations to their impact on all the body’s systems. Combining the rich history of herbal medicine with the best of research, Foundations prepares the clinician to understand how herbal medicines fit into our modern health care system.

Fellowship in Integrative Health & Lifestyle
Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine, University of Arizona Medical School at Tucson
A foundational knowledge in an integrative, healing-oriented approach to care, addressing the whole person: mind, body, and spirit, using a partnering approach with a focus on meeting the patient/client where they are through a broad understanding of how to utilize lifestyle approaches to improve health and wellbeing (including: nutrition, mindfulness, physical activity), techniques to both motivate change and reduce stress, along with a solid knowledge of CAM approaches such as manual medicine, traditional Chinese medicine, and energy work.

Post-doctoral Fellow
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas
Consult Liaison Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine

Navigating the Soul’s Journey:  Practitioner Certification Training in Medical Intuition
National Institute for the Clinical Application of Behavioral Medicine
Christine Page, MD


1996 to present

Licensed Psychologist Associate #PA9601
NM Board of Psychologist Examiners
Santa Fe, NM

2019 to present
Certified Mental Health Integrative Medicine Provider
Mental Health Integrative Medicine Institute
Eau Claire, WI

2011 to present

Universal Life Church of Modesto
Modesto, CA