Dr. Grinnell is s a licensed psychologist working with children, adolescents and adults in the Wynnewood PA area for the past 40 years. She is certified in EMDR and Bioenergetic Analysis, and has extensive training in Cognitive Behavioral therapy and Meditation.
She is also a music therapist and certified cancer support educator. She began studying aromatherapy with WOTE in 2008 and has been awed by the dimension of support and healing that plant essences bring. Dr. Grinnell integrates Aromatherapy with a heart-mind-body-spirit eclectic approach, and finds essential oils to be powerful aids in the journey of healing depression, anxiety, PTSD, communication and relationship challenges.
Throughout her four decades of healing work she has been a passionate student of natural medicine. She is grateful that she has been blessed to study with her teachers at Wisdom of the Earth, delve into the world of pure plant essences, and experience the physical, emotional and spiritual healing and transformation that they have brought into her life, the life of her friends, clients and colleagues. She is a Wisdom of the Earth Medicinal Aromatherapist.
Her life’s work has been to be a midwife for healing and wholeness. In her private practice she specializes in treating trauma, depression, anxiety, parenting and relationship problems. In the past several years she has observed he power of essential oils to facilitate and deepen the healing process as they offer incredible gifts in the journey to resolve past pain and find one’s authentic voice.
Siddiqa is one of Wisdom of the Earth’s most senior teachers and Medicinal Aromatherapists. She has been with WOTE since 2000 and has devoted her career to experiential education of the Art and Heart of Aromatherapy.
In addition to the Level 1 Medicinal Aromatherapy Certification Course, Siddiqa offers online and in-person single essence classes, essence meditations, essential oil personalized protocols and her signature in-person treatment- the Total Body Bliss – an anointing and bodywork session like you have never experienced before!
Siddiqa is the owner and director of the Institute of Loving, an online school of conscious awakening, where she offers students principles and practices for liberation. Her flagship program, Emerging as the Light, is a 7-month Soul dive into Light and Love consciousness and activation. In this program, Wisdom of the Earth essential oils are utilized as support and plant teachers, coupled with Spiritual Psychology, Light teachings, meditation and awareness trainings.
Siddiqa has a Masters Degree in Spiritual Psychology with an emphasis on Consciousness, Health and Healing from the University of Santa Monica. She is the former owner of The Institute for Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork, a PA licensed massage and healing arts school and former owner of Main Line Yoga. She has extensive experience in Spiritual studies, yoga, meditation, breath work, retreat facilitation and Heart and Soul centered curriculum creation.