INTRODUCTION TO INTEGRATIVE ADDICTION MEDICINE (2 day workshop)
Wednesday, September 13: 8AM - 5PM; Thursday, September 14: 8AM - 1:30PM
$749 (not included in conference registration) VIEW WORKSHOP SCHEDULE

ABOUT THE WORKSHOP: 
A new era in natural addiction treatment is rapidly evolving - now is the time for medical professionals to update their knowledge and understanding in treating those with addiction problems. Addiction and substance abuse are reaching epidemic levels, according to a recent report published by the National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University. Join Dalal Akoury, MD and Mitchell Ghen, DO as they present a revolutionary workshop encompassing a range of addiction issues including prescription drugs, illegal substances, eating disorders, sex, and gambling. This workshop aims to provide practitioners and therapists a more comprehensive and integrative approaches to treating addiction through both lecture and interactive sessions. The target audience of this pre-conference workshop includes NDs, MDs, Dos, Psychiatrists, addictive disorder practitioners, counselors, nurses, and addiction therapists. VIEW WORKSHOP SCHEDULE

Learning Objectives:
This unique approach to treating addiction patients will teach medical professionals on the following:

  • Addiction as a wholistic body echosystem derangement
  • The interaction between stress, survivorship, pain, and addiction
  • The role of hormonal imbalance in the disease of addiction
  • A topic rarely discussed - effective and natural therapies to treat sex addiction and obesity
  • The genetic and epigenetic influences on the disease of addiction
  • Introduction to natural addiction medicine
  • Mitochondrial restoration as an integral part to treat addiction
  • Psycho neuroendocrine immune restoration essential to reverse addiction
  • New and future therapies on the horizon for addiction treatment

Mitchell Ghen, DO

ABOUT DR. GHEN:

Dr. Mitchell Ghen has 35 years of experience in anti-aging and holistic and integrative medicine. Along with his work in nutritional medicine, "Dr. Mitch" has a remarkable amount of experience as an expert clinician and researcher in the field of stem cell transplantation. In addition to being a physician, Dr. Mitch holds a Master's Degree in Biomechanical Trauma and has a Ph.D. in nutrition and psychoneuroimmunology. He is an international lecturer on oral and IV nutrition and stem cell transplantation and is recognized as one of the premier teachers at conferences and seminars on integrative medicine. His private practice is in Boca Raton, Florida. Dr. Mitch's vast academic knowledge, coupled with his entertaining delivery, makes him one of the most sought-after personalities in his field. Currently, he is a medical director for several Natural Medicine companies and a consultant for physicians worldwide, teaching them how to implement integrative medicine into their practices.

DISCLOSURE STATEMENT
Dr. Ghen has indicated that he has no financial relationships with any commercial supporters.


A COMPLIMENTARY TOPIC VIDEO, COURTESY OF MITCHELL GHEN, DO


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