This panel combines the extensive and varied knowledge of Dr. Terry Wahls, MD, Leslie Korn, PhD, MPH, LMHC, ACS, NTP Kevin Rutherford, NTP as they discuss the ins and outs of how to truly serve the clients that come from all backgrounds including working class, veteran, indigenous, and native populations.
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About Leslie Korn, PhD, MPH, LMHC, ACS, NTP
Author of six books, core faculty member of Capella University’s Mental Health Counseling Program, Fulbright scholar on traditional medicine, a Clinical Fellow at Harvard Medical School, and a National Institutes of Health-funded research scientist in mind/body medicine.
Leslie Korn, PhD, MPH, LMHC, ACS, NTP, has been in private practice in Mental Health Nutrition and Integrative Medicine since 1977. For over 35 years she has directed the Center for Traditional Medicine in Mexico which provides pro bono services to indigenous populations and training to health professionals from around the world in the nutritional, culinary and botanical arts and sciences. She has been on the faculty at Harvard Medical School, The New England School of Acupuncture, and The National College of Naturopathic Medicine and is the director of research at the Center for World Indigenous Studies. She is the author of Preventing and Treating Diabetes Naturally: The Native Way; Rhythms of Recovery: Trauma Nature and the Body; Nutrition Essentials for Mental Health; Medicinal Plants of the Jungle, and the forthcoming The Good Mood Kitchen. Visit Dr. Korn’s website for more information www.drlesliekorn.com
About Kevin Rutherford, NTP
Kevin Rutherford’s mission is to not only make America’s Truck Drivers healthier than the general population, but to make them an example of what is possible. He is a Nutritional Therapy Practitioner and has read over 150 of the most current books on health and nutrition – focused on health issues faced by today’s truck drivers.
For over two decades, Kevin has been dedicating himself to the success of the American Trucker. As an owner of Let’s Truck, Tax Trainer, Author, and Host of the Sirius XM radio show, Trucking Business & Beyond, Kevin has become the lead expert in business, accounting, and elevating trucking businesses of all sizes.
About Dr. Terry Wahls, MD
Dr. Terry Wahls is a clinical professor of medicine at the University of Iowa and Director, Extended Care and Rehab Service Line at the Veteran Affairs Iowa City Health Care System. She is also a patient with secondary progressive multiple sclerosis, which confined her to wheelchair for four years. Dr. Wahls restored her health using a diet and lifestyle program she designed specifically for her brain and now is the Director of the Therapeutic Lifestyle Clinic at the Iowa City VA. She is the author of The Wahls Protocol A Radical New Way to Treat All Chronic Autoimmune Conditions Using Paleo Principles. She is also author of companion cookbook, The Wahls Protocol Cooking for Life, release date April 4, 2016.