Schedule

Each day's talks are on demand for a 24-hour period beginning at 10:00 A.M. U.S. Eastern.

Day 1: November 11, 2019

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  • Trudy Scott, CN

    Trudy Scott, CN

    GABA & Tryptophan: Gut-Anxiety Connections

    01:06:48

    What You'll Learn +

    • Low serotonin: fear, overwhelm, gut motility and anorexia
    • Low GABA: physical tension, gut and rectal pain, burning mouth
    • Blood brain barrier, phenibut, candida and CBD

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  • Datis Kharrazian, PhD, DHSc, DC, MS, MMSc, FACN

    Datis Kharrazian, PhD, DHSc, DC, MS, MMSc, FACN

    Fix the Brain to Fix the Gut

    52:45

    What You'll Learn +

    • Impact of brain injury and impaired vagal activity 
    • Activate your neurons 
    • Polyphenols and butyrate for leaky gut/brain

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  • Ann Louise Gittleman, PhD, CNS

    Ann Louise Gittleman, PhD, CNS

    Bile: Key to Anxiety and Hormone Havoc

    55:09

    What You'll Learn +

    • Effects on estrogen and thyroid health
    • Symptoms of low-quality bile
    • Using bitters, choline, taurine, inositol and methionine

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  • Jay Davidson, DC, PScD

    Jay Davidson, DC, PScD

    Parasites, Anxiety and TUDCA for Your Liver

    54:32

    What You'll Learn +

    • Parasite facts/myths 
    • New dosing options for mimosa pudica seed
    • TUDCA for liver, neuroinflammation and depression

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  • Peter Bongiorno, ND, LAc

    Peter Bongiorno, ND, LAc

    Gut-Brain Axis and Mental Health

    01:05:22

    What You'll Learn +

    • Does your microbiome influence mental health?
    • Correlations between your tongue and stool test
    • HDAC inhibitors, butyrate and probiotics

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Day 2: November 12, 2019

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  • Hyla Cass, MD

    Hyla Cass, MD

    Endocannabinoid System and Your Gut

    42:30

    What You'll Learn +

    • Impact on motility, nausea, abdominal pain and IBS
    • Improve fear of public speaking, social anxiety and PTSD
    • CBD: anandamide, isolates and dosing

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  • Magdalena Wszelaki

    Magdalena Wszelaki

    Herbs to Improve Digestion and Support GABA

    53:43

    What You'll Learn +

    • Chamomile for digestion, gut healing and anxiety
    • Soothing and calming demulcents: licorice and marshmallow
    • Sage and raspberry for IBS, anxiety and hormone balance

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  • Jonathan Landsman

    Jonathan Landsman

    4 Lifesaving Tips to Reduce Anxiety

    42:15

    What You'll Learn +

    • Why changing your attitude is so important
    • 4 phrases to help reduce anxiety
    • Opportunities, staying calm and learning from losses

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  • Julie Matthews, NC

    Julie Matthews, NC

    Anxiety and the Gut-Brain Axis in Autism

    01:04:03

    What You'll Learn +

    • Nutritional and dietary intervention 
    • Gut-immune-brain axis, mTOR and amino acids
    • Significance of fecal microbiota transplants

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  • Marisol Teijeiro, ND

    Marisol Teijeiro, ND

    Hidden Jewels in Your Stool

    51:38

    What You'll Learn +

    • Methane/sulfur smelling stool and transit time
    • Castor oil packs for liver, nutrient absorption and anxiety
    • Learn to use a castor oil pack

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Day 3: November 13, 2019

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  • Evan Brand, BCHN, CFMP, NTP

    Evan Brand, BCHN, CFMP, NTP

    Floatation Therapy for Anxiety and PTSD

    42:34

    What You'll Learn +

    • Anti-anxiety and antidepressant effects
    • Impact on digestion
    • Benefits of magnesium from Epsom salts

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  • Misty Williams

    Misty Williams

    Self-Advocating and the Power of Community

    01:03:08

    What You'll Learn +

    • Empower yourself with labs and knowledge
    • Community connection, exploration and sharing
    • Misty’s gut health and fecal microbiota transplant

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  • Tara Hunkin, NTP, CGP, RWP

    Tara Hunkin, NTP, CGP, RWP

    Mitochondrial Dysfunction in Anxiety

    58:28

    What You'll Learn +

    • Mitochondria in the gut, brain and anxiety
    • Causes, testing, signs and symptoms of dysfunction
    • Healing nutrients: Carnitine, COQ10, folinic acid, meal timing

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  • Tom O’Bryan, DC, CCN, DACBN

    Tom O’Bryan, DC, CCN, DACBN

    Latest Gluten Research and Testing (Part 1)

    55:42

    What You'll Learn +

    • Losing oral tolerance and wheat-related disorder
    • Schizophrenia and anti-gliadin antibodies
    • Pathogenic mechanism of non-Celiac / wheat sensitivity

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  • Tom O’Bryan, DC, CCN, DACBN

    Tom O’Bryan, DC, CCN, DACBN

    Latest Gluten Research and Testing (Part 2)

    57:51

    What You'll Learn +

    • Your forehead is a clue to having celiac disease
    • Leaky blood brain barrier and the Neural Zoomer S100B test
    • Wheat Zoomer, gluteomorphins, prodynorphins & cross-contamination

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Day 4: November 14, 2019

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  • David Perlmutter, MD, FACN, ABIHM

    David Perlmutter, MD, FACN, ABIHM

    Anxiety, Gut-Brain Communication and Diet

    01:02:43

    What You'll Learn +

    • Fermented foods, prebiotics, gut integrity and anxiety
    • SCFAs, HDACs and serotonin production
    • Inflammation/cortisol and amygdala/pre-frontal cortex connection

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  • Carolyn Ledowsky, ND

    Carolyn Ledowsky, ND

    MTHFR, B12 Genes and Anxiety

    01:09:50

    What You'll Learn +

    • Mechanism of methylation 
    • B12 gene variants: MTR, MTRR, TCN
    • Tryptophan “steal” and a simple niacin test

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  • Donna Gates, MEd, ABAAHP

    Donna Gates, MEd, ABAAHP

    Bacteriophage Therapy Instead of Antibiotics

    55:19

    What You'll Learn +

    • Viruses that attack specific bacteria
    • Effects on inflammation and gut microbiota
    • Cultured vegetables to help with oxalate issues

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  • David Brady, ND, DC, CCN, DACBN

    David Brady, ND, DC, CCN, DACBN

    GI MAP Stool Test for Anxiety and Fibromyalgia

    56:45

    What You'll Learn +

    • Why women are more commonly diagnosed with fibromyalgia
    • Significance of pancreatic elastase/SCFA testing
    • Protocols for anxiety, pain and gut dysfunction

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  • David Jockers, DNM, DC, MS

    David Jockers, DNM, DC, MS

    Fasting for Anxiety and Gut Health

    55:23

    What You'll Learn +

    • Science of intermittent fasting
    • Impact on neurotransmitters, sleep and cravings
    • Fasting with porphyria and pyroluria

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  • Rodger Murphree, DC, CNS

    Rodger Murphree, DC, CNS

    Food Sensitivities and Anxiety

    48:58

    What You'll Learn +

    • Skin prick, IgG, elimination and pulse test
    • Low HCL and low pancreatic enzymes
    • Gluten and anxiety, ADHD, headaches, fibro

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Day 5: November 15, 2019

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  • Edward F. Group III, DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM

    Edward F. Group III, DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM

    B12: Anxiety, OCD, Constipation and the Microbiome

    01:00:56

    What You'll Learn +

    • How low vitamin B12 is related to anxiety
    • The stomach, parietal cells and intrinsic factor
    • Risks for low B12, testing and supplementing

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  • Eric Zielinski, DC, MPH(c)

    Eric Zielinski, DC, MPH(c)

    Essential Oils for Anxiety and Digestion

    01:00:37

    What You'll Learn +

    • Peppermint oil for IBS and labor anxiety
    • Lavender, thyme and clary sage
    • Using intuition to create healing blends

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  • Jonathan and Lori Otto

    Jonathan and Lori Otto

    Anxiety-Gut Link

    40:13

    What You'll Learn +

    • How parasites triggered Lori’s symptoms
    • Tips to avoid an antidepressant taper
    • How to solve your complex health issues

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  • Joette Calabrese, HMC, CCH, RSHom

    Joette Calabrese, HMC, CCH, RSHom

    Homeopathy for Dysbiosis, Anxiety and Angst

    38:52

    What You'll Learn +

    • Using gelsemium for anticipatory anxiety
    • Remedies for OCD and phobias 
    • Using homeopathy for benzodiazepine tapers

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  • Pedram Shojai, OMD

    Pedram Shojai, OMD

    Gut Health and Anxiety in Chinese Medicine

    35:07

    What You'll Learn +

    • 5 elements and your emotions
    • Pulse, tongue, history and ancient wisdom
    • Using qigong to calm the storm

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Day 6: November 16, 2019

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  • Kiran Krishnan

    Kiran Krishnan

    Spore-based Probiotics for Serotonin and GABA

    52:49

    What You'll Learn +

    • How are spore-based probiotics different
    • Bacillus coagulans for depression with IBS symptoms
    • Increase carotenoids and serotonin, reduce inflammation

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  • Navaz Habib, DC, AFMCP

    Navaz Habib, DC, AFMCP

    Vagus Nerve Activation to Reduce Anxiety

    01:03:15

    What You'll Learn +

    • Bowel transit time and heart rate variability
    • How the vagus nerve becomes dysfunctional
    • Activation: gargling, auricular acupuncture, social interaction

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  • Chef Pete Evans

    Chef Pete Evans

    Eat, Play, Connect

    35:06

    What You'll Learn +

    • Food can be your medicine
    • Finding joy, playing and earthing in the ocean
    • Mealtimes with family, listening and being grateful

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  • Todd Watts, DC, PScD

    Todd Watts, DC, PScD

    Pyroluria, Oxidative Stress and Parasites

    54:51

    What You'll Learn +

    • Impact of oxidative stress and parasites
    • GAD enzymes, heme, radium, lead and lab markers
    • Drainage, binders and mimosa pudica seed

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  • Trudy Scott, CN

    Trudy Scott, CN

    Collagen Can Cause Anxiety and Insomnia

    53:26

    What You'll Learn +

    • Acute tryptophan depletion lowers serotonin
    • Are you susceptible to serotonin-lowering effects?
    • Oxalates, glutamates, arginine, glyphosate and histamine

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Day 7: November 17, 2019

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  • Michael Murray, ND

    Michael Murray, ND

    PQQ for Stress, Sleep, Mitochondria and Gut Health

    46:19

    What You'll Learn +

    • Pyrroloquinoline quinone (PQQ) for calm energy
    • Protective against every known toxin
    • Improved happiness and fullness of social life

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  • Allison Siebecker, ND, MSOM, LAc

    Allison Siebecker, ND, MSOM, LAc

    SIBO: Anxiety, Testing, Probiotics and Fecal Transplants (Part 1)

    33:03

    What You'll Learn +

    • Link between SIBO and anxiety 
    • SIBO breath test and IBS Smart test
    • Diet, herbals and prokinetics

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  • Shivan Sarna

    Shivan Sarna

    SIBO: Anxiety, Testing, Probiotics and Fecal Transplants (Part 2)

    35:53

    What You'll Learn +

    • Mixed results with probiotics and fermented foods
    • New fecal microbiota transplant study
    • Opioids, alcohol, EMFs, psoriasis and chronic SIBO

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  • Summer Bock

    Summer Bock

    Bitters: Calming and Digestive Support

    50:14

    What You'll Learn +

    • Doing the bitters challenge to reduce sweet cravings
    • Vagus nerve, stomach acid, bile salts, peristalsis
    • Ginger, licorice, catnip, gentian and making your own

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  • Trudy Scott, CN

    Trudy Scott, CN

    Simple Solutions for Anxiety and Gut Health

    56:05

    What You'll Learn +

    • Moisturizing, multi-tasking and doing nothing
    • Forest bathing, laughter, smiling, smelling and pooping well
    • Avoiding alcohol, tattoos, hair dye, pet products, etc.

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Encore Weekend Starts November 23, 2019

All expert talks from the event are unlocked for 48 hours beginning at 10 A.M. U.S. eastern, on November 23, 2019!

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