Professional Bio

– Dr. Pam PappasCredentials

MD: Wake Forest University School of Medicine; Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Internship: Internal Medicine and Family Medicine, Pitt Memorial Hospital/East Carolina University School of Medicine; Greenville, North Carolina

Residency in Psychiatric Medicine: Pitt Memorial Hospital/East Carolina University School of Medicine; Greenville, North Carolina


  • Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry: Duke University Medical Center; Durham, North Carolina
  • Integrative Medicine: Dr. Andrew Weil’s Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine; Tucson, Arizona

Board Certifications:

  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  • American Board of Integrative Holistic Medicine


  • MD, Arizona
  • MD(H), Arizona

Homeopathic Training:

  • American Medical College of Homeopathy: Homeopathic Practitioner Program (1000+ hours); Phoenix, Arizona
  • California Center for Homeopathic Education: 900+ hours’ in-depth training in Vital Sensation Method of Homeopathy; San Diego, California
  • Various other homeopathic teachers: 800+ hours’ live educational seminars and continued training

Coaching Training and Experience:

  • Integrative Health Coaching: Duke Center for Integrative Medicine
  • Certified Executive Coach: Center for Executive Coaching
  • Certified Physician Burnout Prevention Coach: The Happy MD
  • Member, Coaching Alliance
  • Advanced Certified Personal and Executive Coach Training, 128-hour track: College of Executive Coaching. Anticipated completion with ICF certification, Summer 2019
  • Emotional Intelligence EQ-i 2.0 and EQ 360 Certification

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Certified Facilitator of Dr. Brené Brown’s Daring Way™ and Rising Strong™ Programs

Daring Way Facilitator SealTrainings for Personal Growth and Development:

  • Mindfulness Meditation (Drs. Jon Kabat-Zinn and Saki Santorelli) – personal practice for over 25 years
  • Mindful Self-Compassion with Drs. Kristin Neff and Christopher Germer
  • Mind-Body Medicine (Dr. James Gordon and others)
  • Reiki Master since 2000
  • Multiple physician healing retreats (Drs. Lee Lipsenthal, Rachel Remen, and others)
  • Ho’oponopono (ancient Hawaiian method of problem-solving and stress release — Dr. Ihaleakala Hew Len and others) –
    ongoing practice since 2005
  • The Three Principles, based on the work of Sydney Banks — ongoing study, and mentoring with Drs. Linda and Bill Pettit

Mindful Self-Compassion with Dr. Kristin Neff and Dr. Christopher Germer 

  • 5 Day Intensive – March, 2017
  • Silent Retreat – July, 2018
  • Teacher in Training – May, 2019 – Present

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