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The Integration of Functional Medicine and Counseling

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Target Insurance Services, Inc.

11020 Oakmont Street

Overland Park, KS 66210

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This workshop will explore how functional medicine is changing mental healthcare by helping to uncover the root cause of mood disorders while providing natural tools and strategies for optimizing brain chemistry.

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Participants in this workshop will:

  • Explore the importance of functional medicine in regards to brain health
  • Understand how imbalanced chemistry leads to mood disorders including depression and anxiety
  • Learn how proper nutrition promotes optimal brain function and protects from the development of mood and cognitive disorders
  • Discuss how stress impacts brain function and alters brain chemistry
  • Understand the role of blood sugar and the effect of nutrients on brain physiology, function and pathology
  • Recognize how inflammation of the gut can affect mood, anxiety, and depression
  • Learn the importance of Incorporating integrated approach to your counseling practice

Our presenter for this workshop is Dr. Jonah Yakel. Dr. Yakel believes that balanced physiology and chemistry allows for the greatest expression of human potential, physically, mentally/emotionally, and spiritually. He is a practicing chiropractor and functional medicine practitioner and the owner and director of Lifegate Health Center in Overland Park, KS. He is a recognized leader in his field in addition to being a national teacher, speaker, and consultant. He serves on the medical board of the MaxLove Project, an innovative nonprofit organization that advocates for the integration of evidence-based quality of life care and integrative medicine into standard pediatric cancer care. Dr. Yakel specializes in brain health and takes interest in naturally supporting addiction and recovery.

This workshop is prepared and presented in accordance with Kansas and Missouri licensing and continuing education requirements. Participants will earn up to 3 continuing education credits. Seating is limited, so register soon. Please note that we will be unable to issue refunds after September 28.

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Target Insurance Services, Inc.

11020 Oakmont Street

Overland Park, KS 66210

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