Medical Advisor

Cheryl Crumpler, PhD

This individual is no longer a medical reviewer in our network. The credentials and contact information reflected here may not be current.

For over 25 years, Dr. Cheryl Crumpler has taught classes on behavioral medicine, mindfulness, anxiety and depression management, stress reduction, mind-body medicine, parenting, and burnout among healthcare workers.


  • University of California, Davis, BA, PhD


  • Certified Tamarkoz (Sufi meditation) Instructor
  • Certified Acupressure Therapist

Professional Accomplishments

  • Doctoral dissertation won a Woodrow Wilson and Johnson & Johnson fellowship for its contribution to women’s health and implications for breast cancer
  • Founding editor of the journal The Science of the Soul (Sufism)



At Healthline Media, we are committed to providing every individual with clear, credible, evidence-based health and wellness information. To be your most trusted source of information, our content is medically reviewed to verify the clinical accuracy of our content, images, products, and services. Medical review is provided by members of the Healthline Medical Network. The clinicians in the Medical Network bring extensive experience from across the spectrum of medical specialties, as well as their perspective from years of clinical practice, research, and patient advocacy. Read more about our process