Ellen Tart-Jensen, Ph.D., D.Sc, CCII is a graduate of Appalachian State University, University of New Mexico, Westbrook University and the Open International University. She has studied and worked in the field of Iridology for 25 years and in the fields of Nutrition and Natural Healing Methods for 30 years. She is certified to teach Certification Classes by the International Iridology Practitioners Association (IIPA). Having taught numerous classes with Dr. Bernard Jensen, she is certified to teach Iridology and sign certificates by him. For two years, Tart-Jensen studied natural healing methods at the Prasura Natural Health Clinic in Switzerland. For five years she wrote articles, edited books, analyzed iris slides, traveled and lectured with Dr. Bernard Jensen. Tart-Jensen taught Iridology at Howard Medical University and directed a research study on Iris Signs and Diabetes for Winston Salem State University and Howard Medical University. She has a busy practice, Lifestyle Counseling Services, where she uses a state of the art high powered digital camera to photograph eyes. She receives iris photographs by e-mail from around the world to be analyzed. Ellen served as President of the International Iridology Practitioners Association (IIPA) for seven years and continues to serve on the Certification and Standards Committee and as Advisor to the Board of Directors. In 2012, she was presented with the Iridologist of the Year Award by IIPA. She teaches classes in Iridology, Nutrition, and Herbology throughout the world. She is the author Health Is Your Birthright, Through the Eyes of the Masters, A History of Iridology, and Techniques in Iris Analysis - Textbook in Iridology, The Simplified Guide to Iridology, Bodyworks, and Very Ginger. She has also created many instructional DVD’s and CD’s on iridology, nutrition, natural health for children, and cleansing.