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“Dr. Katie” McCorkle, Ph.D.

An innovator educated at Stanford University, the University of Pittsburgh, and Harvard Medical School, Dr. Katie is a psychologist and social entrepreneur in the Pittsburgh, PA area, with decades of experience helping adults, couples, children, and families.  She is past Chair of the Continuing Education Committee for the Greater Pittsburgh Psychological Association, and is a member of the PA Psychological Association, the American Psychological Association, and the Association for Comprehensive Energy Psychology.

Professionally, Dr. Katie has developed several programs to serve others in unique ways.  She developed an award-winning program for drivers under the influence of alcohol or drugs, was part of the team which developed the first program for adolescent sex offenders in Pennsylvania, and developed an award-winning, multi-agency project to help learning-disabled delinquents develop the academic skills they need to succeed in life.

Believing that with sufficient organizational and technological resources to match open-hearted healers and people with unmet needs all people could have access to healthcare, Dr. McCorkle founded Balanced Heart Healing Center, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit social enterprise ( In partnership with donors, providers, and clients, Balanced Heart Healing Center’s mission is to create, fund and launch an integrative health center which offers care for mind, body, and spirit unconditionally, and educates people to make lifestyle choices for optimal health and well-being.  A portion of the proceeds from her book benefit Balanced Heart™ Healing Center.

In her faith communities, Dr. Katie has served on both national and local boards and committees. She is a teacher, devotional writer, public speaker and supporter of other people’s dreams, as well as her own.

Click here for Dr. Katie’s biography and professional resume. For interviews, or to book a presentation to your group or organization, contact Dr. Katie via email at or by phone at 724-776-5534.