Dr. Karin Halbritter (born 1960 in Vienna) lives with her husband and their three children in Bad Vöslau. She studied medicine at the University of Vienna, specialising in Classical
Homeopathy. She has run her homeopathic practice in Bad Vöslau since 1999, and in addition to her profession as a doctor she is a passionate musician, water researcher, book lover, and
author. So in 2011 she founded the Authal Publishing House for books about knowledge, miracles, and humour: three things that are vitally important to her.