Thelma Jones, MD - Options for Wellness


Thelma Jones, M.D., F.A.C.P.
Scarsdale, NY
(914) 713 - 0789



Residency, Montefiore Medical Center, New York, NY
Medicine, 1964 -1966-*+6
Hematology 1966 -1967`1``

Internship, Jewish Hospital of Brooklyn, Brooklyn, NY
Straight; Medicine, 1963 -1964

M.D., Cum Laude, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
Honors in Physiology, Pharmacology, Pediatrics, and Environmental Medicine

B.A, Cum Laude; Barnard College of Columbia University, New York, NY 1955-1959

Major: Psychology; Honors: Psychology

Subsequent Experience:

Private Practice, Internal Medicine and Hematology, Scarsdale, NY more than 25 years

Clinical Drug Research and Drug Addiction Program, New York Medical College, New York, NY February 1968 - June 1973

Hospital Appointments:

Attending in Medicine, White Plains Hospital Center, White Plains, NY, since 1973
Honorary Staff, White Plains Hospital Medical Center, White Plains, NY, 2001
Prior Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY
Prior Adjunct Attending in Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, New York, NY
Prior Assistant Attending Physician, St. Agnes Hospital, White Plains, NY
Past Chairman, Chemotherapy Unit Committee, White Plains Hospital Center
Past Chairman, Ad Hoc Transfusion Committee, White Plains Hospital Center
Past Assistant Chairman, Tumor Board, White Plains Hospital Center
Past Medical Staff Representative to the Medical Board, White Plains Hospital Center
Prior member, Tumor Board, St. Agnes Hospital, White Plains, NY

Board Certification:

Re-certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Medicine, October, 1977
Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Hematology, October, 1976
Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Medicine, October, 1969
Certified by the American Association of Integrative Medicine in Integrative Medicine, December, 2009.


Fellow, American College of Physicians
Fellow, American Association of Integrative Medicine
Fellow, National Board of Certified Clinical Hypnotherapists
Fellow, American Psychotherapy Association
Member, American Society of Clinical Hypnosis
Member, American Holistic Medical Association
Member, American College of Forensic Examiners
Fellow, American Board of Disability Analysts

Special Award in Recognition of 8 years as Chief of Hematology at White Plains Hospital
Award for Special Services, American Cancer Society, Westchester Division
American Medical Association Recognition Award
Who's Who in American Women
National Westinghouse Science Talent Search, Honorable Mention, Bronx HS of Science, 1955
CAMBRIDGE WHO'S WHO PROFESSIONAL VIP MEMBER OF THE YEAR 2009/2010 executive and professional registry.
National Association of Professional Women, Professional Woman of the year:2010/2011.

Related Experience:

Past President, the American Cancer Society, Central Westchester Unit, Westchester Division Past Member, Board of Directors, the American Cancer Society, Westchester Division


Studies of EN-1693 A (Naltrexone): A New Narcotic Antagonist; R. Resnick, J. Volavka, A. Friedman, T. Jones, N. Thomas. Presented at the annual American Psychiatric Association Meeting, May, 1973

Naloxone Treatment of Opiate Dependence; A. Zaks, T. Jones, M. Fink, A. M. Friedman, JAMA: volume 215, #13, pg. 2108, March 29, 1971

Aspergillus Endocarditis Superimposed on Aortic Valve Prosthesis, T. Jones, L. Meshel II, I. Rubin, New York State Journal of Medicine: volume 19, #13, pg. 1423, July 1, 1969

Clinical Evaluation of GP 411299 - Gaztanags, R. Abrams, J. Simeon, T. Jones, I. Arzeim-Forsch (LLDrug Res.) 22, Nr.11 (1972) P1903

Continuing Education:

Certification: Master Practitioner of Ericksonian Hypnosis, 1994
Homeopathy courses in New England School of Homeopathy
Level I: November, 1995
Level II: Alternate months, 3 days each, 1996
Level III: Alternate months, 4 days each, 2 years, beginning February, 1997

Columbia University College of Physicians, Surgeons, Rosenthal Center for Alternative and Complementary Medicine, Botanical Medicine, May 13 - 17, 1996

NeuroLinguistic Programing of New Jersey, Neurolinguistic Practitioner and Master Courses Weekends, October, 1993 – June, 1994

Master Practitioner of Neurolinguistic Programing,1994. New York Training Institute for Ericksonian Hypnosis Practitioner and Masters Practitioner, July and August, 1993 -1994
Certification: Master Practitioner of Ericksonian Hypnosis, 1994

Rush Hospital, Cardiology Topics, July, 1993

Mt. Sinai Hospital, Clinical Hypnosis, Beginning/Advanced courses, October, 1992; January, 1993

Bio-behavioral Institute of Boston, Ericksonian Hypnosis, October, 1992

College of Physicians, Surgeons, Cardiology, Arrhythmias, June, 1992

Biofeedback Training Course, October, 1995

Certification in Biofeedback, 1996

Classical Homeopathy, August, 1996

Classical Homeopathy, Vassilis Ghegas, August, 1997

Classical Homeopathy, Ananda Zaren, 1997 - 1998

Eye Movement Integration, American Hypnosis Training Academy, October, 1998

Classical Homeopathy, Lou Klein, 1998

American Hypnosis Training Academy, Ron Klein, Hypnosis and Brief Psychotherapy, 1999
Certification: Hypnosis and Brief Psychotherapy, 1999

Nutritional Seminar, Gemma Gorham, Nutritionist, M.A., 1999

Nutritional Seminar including Herbs, Carol Dalton, R.N.N.P., 1999

Metagenics, Functional Medicine Seminars, Intracellular Communication in the Management of Chronic Illness, 1999

Metagenics, Functional Medicine Seminars, Nutritional Management of the Chronic Diseases, 2000

Reike I, January 8, 2000
Reike II, January 9, 2000
Reike Master, July15, 2000

Nutritional Seminar, Designs for Health Training Institute, Robert Crayhon, M. A.
One-day seminars, 1999, 2000
Two-day seminars, 2000

American Hypnosis Training Academy, NLP Practitioner Course, May 2, 2000

Esoteric Healing Part I; March 24 - 27, 2000
Esoteric Healing Part II, June, 2000

Metagenics, New Approaches to Anti-Aging, Nutritional Neuro-Endocrinology, 2001

Metagenics Academy, Nutritional Management of Perimenopause/Menopause, Addressing the Quality of Life and Risk of Disease in Women of Menopause Age, Joseph J. Collins, ND, January 20, 2001

Metagenics, Nutritional Endocrinology, 2002, Breakthrough Approaches for Improving Thyroid and Adrenal Function, 2002

Center for the Advancement of Training in Clinical Hypnosis, Hypnotic Strategies for Processing Catastrophic Trauma, 2002

Metagenics, Nutritional Approaches to Stress-Induced Disorders, 2002

New Frontiers in Women's Mental Health, Strategic Institute for Continuing Health Care Education, Treating Anxiety and Depression to Remission

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Surviving Trauma: Helping People Cope, 2002

Treating Depression and Anxiety to Remission: Remission as the New Gold Standard in Depression, March, 2002

Management of Treatment of Resistant Depression. March, 2002

Emory University, Bipolar Disorders: New Therapeutic Strategies, April, 2002
New York Center for Psychoanalytic Training, Impasses in Therapy, Resolving Crises in Treat-ment, April 2002

Designs for Health Training Institue, Hypertension, Comprehensive Plan for Treating Hypertension (including nutritional approaches) including Vascular Biology, Mark Houston, M.D. and Nutritional Pharmacology Update by Robert Crayhon, M.A. September, 2002

Designs for Health Training Institute, Clinical Uses of Carnitine and Nutritional Update, Robert Crayhon, M.A. September, 2002

New York University School of Medicine, Symposium, Women's Reproductive Mental Health, Mood Swings Across the Reproductive Life Cycle, October 5, 2002

Metagenics Academy, Breakthroughs in Managing Chronic Pain and Fibromyalgia: A Functional Medicine Approach, Kristi Hawkes, M.D., October 26, 2002

Metagenics Academy, Advances in Managing Chronic Illness Associated with Environmental Toxicity, Robert Roundtree, M.D., October 27, 2002

Metagenics Academy, Improving Health Outcomes Through Nutritional Support for Metabolic Biotransformation, Jeffrey Bland, Ph. D., January 17, 2003

New York Center for Psychoanalytic Training, Recent Findings In Neurobiology: Applications to Psychotherapy, Leonore Foehrenbach, M.A., CCMHC, February 9, 2002

Designs For Health Institute, Weight Loss For the 21st Century, Linda Lizotte, R.D., C.C.N., April 12, 2003

Elyte, Inc. (research), The Detox Conference (Role of Red Cell Fatty Acid Analysis, Related Nutritional Intervention and Detoxification in the Management of Neurological Diseases), Patricia Kane, Ph. D., September 12 -13, 2003

Health Equations, Functional Nutrition (Blood Cell Analysis and Related Nutritional Interventions and Lipid Related Disorders), Lynn August, M. D., October 18, 2003

New York Medical College, Meeting the Challenges of Epilepsy in Developmental Disabilities, Multiple Presenters (Neurologists), March 24, 2004

Crayhon Research, Inc., Advanced Training in Clinical Nutrition, Multiple Presenters, April 3, 2004

Metagenics Educational Programs, A Functional and Holistic Approach to Women's Health Concerns, Allan Warshowsky, M. D., August 5, 2004

Moss Nutrition, Stress, Insulin, and the Metabolic Syndrome: A Functional Factor in Chronic Illness, Jeffrey Moss, D. D. S., C. N. S., David M. Brady, D. C., C. C. N.

Lyme Disease Foundation, Conference on Lyme and other Tick-Borne Diseases: Technology Leading the Way: Clinical and Research, multiple speakers: Lyme Disease Specialists and Researchers, October 22, 2004

Westchester Academy of Medicine, Post-Partum Depression and its Treatment, Susan Kemker, M. D., October 27, 2004

End Fatigue Workshop Level I: Effective Treatment of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Fibro-myalgia, ME and Pain, Jacob Teitelbaum, M. D., 2004

End Fatigue Workshop Level II: Effective Treatment of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Fibro-myalgia, ME and Pain, Jacob Teitelbaum, M. D., 2004

Moss Nutrition, Stress, Inflammation and Obesity: Integrating Functional Medicine (Anabolic vs. Catabolic), Jeffrey Moss, D. D. S., C. N. S., David M. Brad, D. C., C. C. N., February 6, 2005

NewYork Psychoanalytic Society, Did Freud Have it Right: Functional Neuroimaging, Ruben G. Gur, Ph. D., March 5, 2005

Metagenics, Metabolic Syndrome and Related Disorders: ANutritional Approach, Adam Banning, April 13, 2005

Xymogen, Inflammation and Nutrition, Robert Roundtree, M. D., April 2005

Emotional Freedom Technique, Emotional Freedom Technique for Serious Illnesses, Dr. Gary Craig, September 3 - 5, 2005

Xymogen, Integrative Hormone Balance: Optimal Natural Strategies For Thyroid, Sex, and Adrenal Synergy, Richard L. Shames, M. D., Karilee H. Shames, Ph. D., R. N., October 15, 2005

Moss Nutrition, Integrating Functional Medicine: The Role of Gastrointestinal Dysfunction in Chronic Illness, Jeffrey Moss, D. D. S., C. N. S., November 20, 2005

Xymogen, Clinical Breakthroughs in the Management of Detoxification and Chemoprotection: Will McCamy, February 23, 2006

Metagenics: Autoimmune Disease and Detoxification: A Functional Medicine Approach, Adam Banning, May 4, 2006

Massachusetts General Hospital Psychiatry Academy, Comprehensive Approaches to Treating Mental Health Disorders: Bipolar Disorder, Treatment Refractory Anxiety, CBT in Schizophrenia, Mood Disorders in Women, Neurobiology and Psychopharmacology of ADHD, Nicotine Dependence in Depressive and Psychotic Disorders, Multiple Presenters from Massachusetts General Hospital, May 6, 2006

Xymogen, Functional Medicine Formulas for Medical Problems, Brian Blackburn, May 11, 2006

Metagenics Educational Programs.The Neurobiology of Mood and Cognitive Disorders,
Jay Lombardo, DO, September 16, 2006

EFT Workshop for Special Topics, The Art of Delivery, Carol Look, LCSW, DCH, EFT Master, September 28_ 30, 2006

Basic EFT Certificate of Completion Exam: 12/06. EFT-CC

Advanced EFT Certificate of Completion Exam: 3/07. EFT-ADV

Designs For health, Molecules of Behavior: Diagnosis and Treatment of Neurotransmitter Imbalances, Catherine Wilner MD, Roger D Billica, MD, July 21, 2007.

A Functional Approach to Menopausal Disorders, Jeffrey Moss, DDS, CNS, DACNB,
Mikell Suzanne Parsons, DC, CCN, DACBN, DACNB, October 28, 2007.

Core Concepts for Nutritional Medicine: The Role of Toxicants and the Gastrointestinal Environment in Chronic Disease, David Brady, ND, DC, CCN, DACBN, November 17, 2007.

Nutritional Support: Cardiovascular, Hair, Skin, Nails, Advanced Immunomodulation Technologies,, Blood Sugar, Weight Loss, Liver Support, Robert Roundtree MD, January 20, 2008.

A Functional Medicine Approach to Reproductive Dysfunction in Women During the Child-Bearing Years, Jeffrey Moss, DDS, CNS,DACBN, Mikell Parsons, DC, CCN, DACBN, DACNB,
March 30,2008.

Food First Seminar: Latest Research in Nutrition, Diet Plans for Various Conditions, Clinical Application of Laboratory Testing, Robert Crayhon M.S. C.N., Marc Schauss M.B.A. D.B., Jay Wilson, April12-13 2008.

The Emerging Therapeutic Target: Improving Therapeutic Outcomes by Treating the Intersection
Of Osteoporosis, Cardiovascular Disease, Type 2 Diabetes and Arthritis, Jeffrey S. Bland PhD, April 27, 2008.

Food First: A Comprehensive Review of Nutritional Therapies, A Nutrition Seminar Where Healing with Food is Explored First, Robert Crayhon, MS,CN, May 3, 2008.

Advances: Integrative Holistic Medicine Seminar, Weight Management, Fibromyalgia,Lyme Disease, Cancer Care and Prevention, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Food Allergies and Intolerances, Angela Hywood ND, May 17, 2008.

Environmental Toxins Are on the Attack, Immune Dysfunction, Diabetes, Obesity, Attention Deficit
Disorder and more, Robert Rakowski, DC, CCN, DACBN, DIBAK, June 8, 2008

Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Josh Smith, MSW, LMSW, Clinical, June 24, 2008.

Mitochondrial Biogenesis: Weight Loss, Healthy Aging, Disease Prevention, Joel Evans PhD, October 30 2008.

Pain Relief with EFT, Dr. Carol Look, January 30, 2009.

The Collagen Connection: Natural Regeneration of Skin, Hair, Nails and Bones, Johan Brike MD. February 26, 2009.

Cracking the Metabolomic Code: Managing Chronic Disease and Improving Health Using the Master Switches for Cellular Metabolism, Robert Rountree MD, James LaValle, R.Ph., C.C.N.,
March 15, 2009.

Vibration of Abundance Retreat (EFT), Dr. Carol Look, April 23-25, 2009

Lyme Disease, Addressing Infection, Inflammation and Immunity, Richard Horowitz, MD, May 17, 2009.

Progressive Emotional Release (EFT), Level 2, Lindsay Kenny, EFT Master, July 6, 9, 13, 16, 20, 23, 27, 30, 2009.

Clearing Clutter with EFT, Carol Look, LCSW, DCH, EFT Master, September 25, 2009.

Hormones in Stress: Adrenal, Thyroid, and Ovarian Dysfunction, Allan Warshowsky, MD, October 29, 2009.

An Integrated Approach to Mood Disorders: PartII, The Gut Brain Connection, Sarah LoBisco ND, December 15, 2009.

Nutritional Issues in Autism Spectrum Disorders: Geri Brewster. R.D. M.P.H. CDN, February 18, 2010

Passion into Profit EFT: Dr. Carol Look, Ron Wilkes, Robert Doyle, Jennifer McLean. March 4-6, 2010.

Autonomic Response Testing (ART 1), Sabine Schliebusch, Klinghardt Academy of Neurobiology, March 26-28, 2010.

Matrix Reimprinting 10 week teleclass, Sasha Allenby, March-April, 2010.

Autonomic Response Testing (ART 2), Dietrich Klinghardt, Klinghardt Academy of Neurobiology, April 30-March 2nd, 2010.

Lyme Disease and Other Chronic Illnesses, Application of ART, Dietrich Klinghardt, Klinghardt Academy of Neurobiology, March 3, 2010.

Trauma Release Workshop, Carol Look, Rick Wilkes, Sue Beer, September 24-26, 2010.

Awareness of Integrative Therapies for Breast And Other Hormonal Cancers, Rebecca Murray, ARPN, FNP, CDE, November 6, 2010.

Cancer and Neurodegeneration, Cheryl Burdette ND, November 18, 2010.

Autonomic Response Testing (ART 3) Dietrich Klinghardt MD Klinghardt Academy of Neurobiology, February  11-13,  2011.

Power of QI Workshop, Carol Look and Dr. Symeon Rodger, February 24-26, 2011.

The Impact of Lyme Disease on the Brain, Kenneth Liegner MD, June 10, 2011.

Vanguard Endocrinology: Certification Program Fall 2011:  An Integrative and Clinical Approach to Hormone Assessment and Balancing in Addressing Endocrinology for Women’s and Men’s Health, Alan Warshowsky, MD, FACOG, ABIHM

Module 1: Assessment-Laboratory Evaluations of Hormone Imbalance and the 4R Gut Restoration Program, Sept. 24, 2011.

Module 2: The Chronic Stress Connection- Adrenal and Thyroid Dysfunction, Oct  22, 2011

Module 3.  Estrogen Dominance- Fibroids, Endometriosis and PCOS (Polycystic Ovary Syndrome), Nov. 19. 2011.

Module 4. Optimal Aging- Menopause, Andropause and HRT, Dec. 3, 2011

Mitochondria and  Oxidative Stress, A Paradigm for Patient Care,  Dr. Cheryl Burdette and Dr. Joseph L. Evans, Nov. 20, 2011.

Advances in Cancer Strategies Multiple Presenters April 20-22, 2012.

Solve the Belly Blues, Applying the Principles of Functional Medicine to the Treatment of Digestive Disorders, Eve Prang Plews, LNC, May 20, 21012.

Weight Loss: a Scientific and Clinical Approach, Addressing Toxicity, Food Sensitivities, Metabolic Syndrome and Mitochondrial Dysfunction, Joseph Evans PhD, Tania Tyles Dempsey MD, Tom Francescott, ND  July 28, 2012.

Clinical Applications and Breakthroughs for Integrative and Functional Medicine, Food Sensitivities, Enzyme Deficiency, Histamine Intolerance, Methylation Disorders, Tania Dempsey MD, June 29, 2013

Functional Endocrinology, A 21st Century Approach to Thyroid and Adrenal Disorders and the Diobesity Epidemic, Alan Weiss MD, Rebecca Murray, APRN, MS, FNP, CDE, Oct 12, 2013