Speakers General Session Speakers

Barbara Loe Fisher

Your Right to Be Informed, Your Freedom to Choose

How to defend your right to know and freedom to choose. Barbara Loe Fisher discusses the ethics and legal tenants of informed choice in healthcare in the U.S. Get the latest research to aid in objective decision-making regarding public health expectations and family well-being.

Bobby Doscher, DC

Restoring Life in Children with the Atlas Adjustment

Dr. Doscher, Director of Oaklahaven Children's Chiropractic Center, shares 30+ years of clinical experience in working with children touched by intellectual developmental disorders and the astounding effects of specific chiropractic adjustments for children.

Chris Lowthert, DC

Understanding Healing in Children through the Five Biological Laws

The effects of emotional stress are often overlooked in the diagnosis and treatment of disease. This session explores biological markers and neurological indicators that record a child's emotional stressful incidents and therefore affect their innate ability to heal and be well.

Cilla Whatcott, PhD

Real Immunity: Connecting to the Source

Real immunity isn't delivered at the end of a needle or by a pill; it's our birthright. We just need to know where to look. Give up all fear and join in on a quest for real immunity that will include resources, unusual passages and the gift of empowerment for those with the courage to follow their heart.

Jen DePice, DC and Dean DePice, DC

What Drives You?

Chiropractors care for people from the inside out – so why don't we practice and live our lives in practice and home from inside out? This interactive session explores that the "hows" are easy when the "whys" are clear and encourages you to dig into your unique and personal "statement of desire" to add joy to your life in practice and experience personal growth.

Del Bigtree

Finding Our Freedom

What is freedom? In this empowering session, Emmy awarding-winning producer and filmmaker Del Bigtree explores how freedom must be born again.

Donald Epstein, DC

Beyond Ordinary Health Care and Child Development

With healing, the innate ability of the central nervous system to reorganize is harnessed so that the signals become less random and more predictable which is indicative of greater organization of the circuitry. In this session, Dr. Epstein shares the results of the most current research pertaining to ROH and Network Spinal Analysis (NSA) and a new paradigm of advancing wellness, behavior, holistic practice and healing.

ICPA Instructors

Salutogenic Care in the Family Practice

ICPA instructors present a synopsis of the ICPA Certification Program including the key objectives of each seminar and the relationship between the program and the salutogenic model of health.

Ina May Gaskin, CPM

The Beauty of Normal Physiology in Pregnancy and Labor

World-renowned midwife and internationally sought out birth educator Ina May Gaskin promotes the importance of freedom of maternal movement during labor and birth in helping women achieve their physiological best, wherever they give birth. We'll review promising ideas and projects that are introducing concepts that help women prepare for various eventualities in birth that encourage them about their bodies' innate abilities.

Jay Warren, DC

Changing the World, One Birth at a Time

Epigenetics and pre and perinatal psychology show us how not only a fetus's future health expression can be formed during pregnancy, but their psychological development can be influenced by in-utero experiences as well. This session presents these new understandings about the impact of the prenatal environment and our responsibility as practitioners to care for the pregnant woman and the unborn baby in a whole new way.

Jeanne Ohm, DC

Chiropractic Today for a Better World Tomorrow

In today's society of stress, the health need for chiropractic care has never been greater. We close out this evening with Dr. Jeanne Ohm, discussing the significance of family chiropractic care and the importance of understanding supportive holistic disciplines.

John Minardi, DC

How the Adjustment Assists Brain Adaptation

Dr. Minardi simplifies the complex neurology behind the chiropractic adjustment to discuss how it enhances areas of the brain associated with balance, awareness, memory, learning and even highly specialized brain function. This eye-opening presentation explores how the effects of the adjustment on the body can even change an individual's personality.

Peter Kevorkian, DC

Chiropractic Philosophy, Science and Art

Dr. Kevorkian presents the integration of the salutogenic model of health in chiropractic and the mastery in chiropractic philosophy, science and art. Referring to the ANS, Dr. Kevorkian offers an experiential exercise to stimulate the social branch of the ANS as taught by Stephen Porges, PhD.

Robbie Davis-Floyd, PhD

The Technocratic, Humanistic and Holistic Paradigms of Birth and Health Care

There are three major global paradigms of birth and health care— the technocratic, humanistic and holistic models. In this session, learn the profound differences in belief, practice and worldview among practitioners of each of these three paradigms. Understand these paradigms in terms of choices for your pregnant patients and the relationship of these types of care in your own practice.

Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. 

Contract with the Future

America's most noted environmental activist and the namesake of one of the country's most beloved public servants reminds us that we don't inherit the planet from our ancestors, we borrow it from our children. Kennedy reminds us of the health, economic and spiritual benefits of good environmental decisions, and the importance of making informed choices that impact our children and future generations.

William Esteb

Disruptive Chiropractic

Chiropractic is a disruptive idea that is often minimized or softened in the hopes of greater acceptance. It hasn't worked. Bill Esteb invites you to "Plant your flag" and "Attract your tribe" by reminding you of the simple elegance and revolutionary principles that originally attracted you to chiropractic and what it will take to reclaim your vision and inspire patients.

William McKenna

Accessing Our True Power

Are our egos keeping us from accessing our true power? Learn how as a practitioner, you can access your true potential and actually experience your own ability to remotely influence another in a positive, healing way.

Zail Khalsa, DC

Consciousness in Chiropractic: Scientific Validation of the Major Premise, Tone, and the Neuro Skeletal Tension Framework

Dr. Khalsa proposes this working hypothesis: chiropractic is at the intersection of the fields of biomechanics, neurophysiology and extended consciousness. Using the foundational concepts of Tone and the Neuro Skeletal Tension Framework, this session explores consciousness and how it relates to patient outcomes and evidence-based care.