Integrative Practitioner Digital Summit
Mental Health & Chronic Stress – October 12

Join the Integrative Practitioner team and a lineup of partnering speakers and authors in immersive conversations centered on mental health and chronic stress. The day will consist of a combination of live, interactive sessions, and on demand content to provide practitioners with a well-rounded day of education. The event agenda will be supplemented by resources including a recorded session from the 2020 Integrative Healthcare Symposium, a podcast episode, and downloadable articles and reports.

Your FREE registration provides access to all event activities and resources. On the event day, you can determine which sessions and resources to take advantage of. All content will also be made available on demand so you can catch up on anything you may have missed on event day.

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Agenda

8:15 – 8:30am ET

On-Demand Activity

Katherine Rushlau, Editor, Integrative Practitioner

Welcome

8:30 – 9:00am ET

On-Demand Forum

Discussion/Networking

Visit the Integrative Practitioner forum to discuss sessions and network with colleagues.

9:00 – 10:00am ET

Live Session

Drew Ramsey, MD

Feed Your Mental Health

This session will discuss research and evidence that has expanded the nutritional psychiatry field, and will include concepts such as neuroplasticity, inflammation, and the microbiome as well as how they play a role in mental health. Read more »

10:00 -10:30am ET

On Demand Activity

Danielle Gismondi

Morning Meditation

10:30 – 11:30am ET

LIve Sponsored Session

Dr. Carrie Jones

Chronic Stress, Mental Health and Neurotransmitters: Where Does Treatment Start?

This lecture will focus on the physiological impacts of stress and give actionable advice on where to start treatment, nutrients to consider, and practical tools for success in practice. Read more »

Session sponsored by Ortho Molecular.

11:30 – 11:45am ET

On-Demand Forum

Discussion/Networking

Visit the Integrative Practitioner forum to discuss sessions and network with colleagues.

11:45 – 12:45pm ET

Live Session

Peter Bongiorno, ND, LAc

Managing Mental Health and Hormonal Balance

While most psychiatrists do not spotlight endocrinology, there is no question that one cannot adequately treat anxiety, depression, or other mental health concerns without a keen understanding of how hormones affect psychiatric balance. This session will walk through each major hormone, and connect them to neurotransmitter balance, stress response, and relationship to other hormones.  Read more »

12:45 - 1:00pm ET

On-Demand Forum

Discussion/Networking

Visit the Integrative Practitioner forum to discuss sessions and network with colleagues.

1:00 – 2:00pm ET

Live Sponsored Session

Adrian Martinez, Head of Practitioner Partnerships

Lab Ordering Masterclass with Rupa Health

Still using spreadsheets (or literally nothing) to manage and organize labwork for your patients? In the Lab Ordering Masterclass with Rupa Health you will learn not only how to start ordering labwork from 20+ specialty labs all from a single portal, but also how to effectively manage and track results for all of your patients, across all of the specialty labs. Read more »

Sponsored by Rupa Health.

2:00 – 2:30pm ET

On Demand Activity

Katherine Rushlau, Integrative Practitioner Editor and NASM Certified Personal Trainer

Restorative Movement

2:30 - 3:00pm ET

On-Demand Forum

Discussion/Networking

Visit the Integrative Practitioner forum to discuss sessions and network with colleagues.

3:00 – 4:00pm ET

Live Session

Austin Perlmutter, MD

Linking Immunity, Depression, and Lifestyle Modification in the Age of COVID-19

In this lecture, Dr. Perlmutter will explore newer understandings of brain changes implicated in depression with a focus on the immune system. A specific emphasis will be placed on how the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic may be influencing these pathways, and what we may be able to do to help offset these effects, especially using non-pharmaceutical strategies. Read more »

4:00 – 4:30pm ET

On Demand Forum

Discussion/Networking

Visit the Integrative Practitioner forum to discuss sessions and network with colleagues.

 

Register

An Integrative Practitioner membership is required to register for the Summit.  This will allow you to log in to the event and to access the Community Forum for event networking and conversation.  If you are not a current member, you will be signed up for a FREE Bronze membership. Your free membership may be cancelled at any time by emailing [email protected].

Note: continuing education credits are not available for this event.