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Health Professional Webinars

HeartMath and Gottman Methods for Creating Healthy Relationships - Proven Scientific Approaches for Increasing Positive Affect in Relationships - With John Gottman, Ph.D. and Deborah Rozman, Ph.D.
Please join John Gottman and Deborah Rozman for an intriguing discussion on creating healthy relationships. In this educational webinar learn about practical approaches that help couples with their relationship goals. You will be introduced to skills and knowledge to help couples to self-soothe by learning to detect when they are stressed and to calm themselves, value the power of their emotions; and create positive feelings and positive affective interactions.

Dr. Gottman is world renowned for his work on marital stability and divorce prediction. He has conducted 40 years of breakthrough research with thousands of couples and his work on marriage and parenting have earned him numerous major awards.  
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The Performance Paradigm for Chronic Pain Management: A New Way Through
Join Raouf (Ron) Gharbo, D.O. a spine specialist with Hampton Roads Neurosurgery and Spine Specialists and long standing faculty member for Eastern Virginia Medical School Department of PM&R. In this webinar Dr. Gharbo will discuss the definition, history and current state of pain management. He will propose a pain management paradigm to give hope and empower patients with minimal risk. Several concepts will be pulled together to clarify a paradigm for a rehabilitation team to intuitively understand how to work together, which include the physiology of heart rate variability, mindfulness, the stress-performance curve, and new psychological models to develop a balanced approach for chronic pain management for the future.  Click Here to Stream

Interventions with Tough Client Populations with Steve Sawyer, LCSW CSAC
In this webinar, Steve shares how he is using HeartMath Interventions with tough client populations that include treatment resistant teens, severe addiction and traumatic stress. Treatment protocols, what to be aware of as a professional, case studies and implementation in practice are all covered in great depth during this session. Steve's experience comes from over a decade of intervention with tough to reach client populations in therapy settings ranging from residential, community-based, outpatient and wilderness therapy. Click Here to Stream

The Interface of Functional Medicine and HeartMath Tools and Techniques with Dr. Tim Culbert
Dr. Tim Culbert is the Medical Director for the Pediatric Integrative Medicine Clinic at Ridgeview Medical Center. Tim will discuss the philosophies, tools, techniques and shared vision of two organizations that have been on the cutting edge of the optimal health revolution—HeartMath and the Institute of Functional Medicine (IFM). He will present a case study of a teenager and the protocols he used with her integrating HeartMath tools and technologies with IFM practices. Tim is a certified HeartMath practitioner and 1:1 Provider and has been using HeartMath in his practice for over 10 years. Click Here to Stream

The Role of Mindful Awareness and Resonance in Psychotherapy with Irene Siegel, Ph.D., LCSW
This introductory presentation for health professionals provides cutting-edge information applying mindful awareness and resonance in psychotherapy. Theories and research presented will reflect the convergence of psychology, science, and spirituality. Relationship to brain integration, heart/brain coherence, interpersonal resonance, and psychological processing will be linked to skills of intuitive knowing within an expanded awareness, an interconnected field of energy and informational flow between therapist and client. Applications to a nonlinear, moment to moment integrative and transformative psychotherapy will be discussed through case examples.  Click Here to Stream

Emotional Wellness for the Working Family: Preventing Stress from Cracking our Health Foundation - with Dr. Will Lane MD
Dr. Lane is a board certified Family Physician and medical director for Marathon Health's onsite corporate health center in San Antonio, TX. The clinic is on the corporate campus of HEB, a large supermarket chain in Texas and Mexico employing more than 80,000 people. Please join Dr. Lane for a webinar on how to facilitate a health culture change by bringing holistic wellness concepts to the working class family. Dr. Lane will discuss how stress affects not only people’s emotional wellness but also hinders their nutrition and fitness goals. He also presents how he’s using the HeartMath tools to reduce stress and manage health care costs. Will is a certified HeartMath practitioner.  Click Here to Stream

A Return to Health Part I - Applications of Heart Rate Variability in an Integrative Holistic Medical Practice - with Dr. Wendy Warner, MD, and Brad Hubbell. Dr. Warner is a board certified ObGyn and founder of Medicine in Balance, her private practice where she practices holistic and integrative medicine. Dr. Warner is the past president of the American Board of Integrative and Holistic Medicine and is currently on the ABIHM Board of Directors. Both Wendy and Brad are certified HeartMath practitioners. Click Here to Stream

A Return to Health Part II - Introducing Heart Rate Variability (HRV) and Emotional Management in a Clinical Practice with Wendy Warner, MD, ABIHM and Brad Hubbell, - Click Here to Stream

You are the Medicine: The Healing Power of Therapeutic Relationship - with Dr. Brad Lichtenstein, ND
Dr. Lichtenstein is a graduate of Bastyr University, where he is currently the Chair of the Homeopathy  Department and a Clinical Supervisor.In this webinar, Dr. Lichtenstein will discuss the neuroscience of the patient-practitioner relationship, the outmoded notion of placebo response, and ways to remember at the most basic level, what heals is love and compassion. - Click Here to Stream

Management of Depression in Primary Care: An Integrative Approach - with Dr. Spencer Blackman, MD
Dr. Blackman is a family physician in a private practice with One Medical Group, in San Francisco. In this webinar Dr. Blackman reviews the approach to the evaluation and management of depression in the primary care setting. Emphasis will be placed on the use of non-pharmacologic treatments, including a strong physician-patient relationship, nutritional and plant-based supplements, HRV technology, and appropriate referrals to psychology, psychiatry, acupuncture and other modalities. Spencer is a certified HeartMath practitioner. - Click Here to Stream

Getting to the Heart of the Matter in the Treatment of Trauma and Traumatic Stress - Sara G. Gilman, MFT
Sara is a licensed Marriage & Family Therapist, specializing in the areas of Trauma and Addictions as well as, Peak Performance Enhancement with athletes and other performers. She is an EMDR Approved Consultant, is on the EMDR International Association Board of Directors, and was the 2010 President of the Board. In this webinar Sara discusses how therapists are using HeartMath® tools in their work with clients who suffer from posttraumatic stress disorder, addictions, chronic pain, grief and other trauma related conditions. She will cover simple ways to introduce these tools to your clients, along with rich clinical and case illustrations from colleagues around the world. Sara is a certified HeartMath practitioner. - Click Here to Stream

Spirituality in Medicine with Dr. Molly Roberts, MD - Dr. Roberts shares her guidance on how to broach the subject of the psycho-spiritual components to your patients' health and well-being and how to discuss the subject in a way that respects and utilizes the patient's belief systems for more lasting healing as well as how to avoid the pitfalls. Dr. Roberts and her husband Dr. Bruce Roberts, MD, are in private practice at the California Pacific Medical Center. - Click Here to Stream

HeartMath Tools and Techniques for Pediatric Practice - Join Dr. Tim Culbert, MD, Medical Director for the Integrative Medicine Program at Ridgeview Medical Center on patient diagnosis and step by step protocols in running patient sessions using HeartMath’s emWave products and emotional management techniques. Dr. Culbert is also the former Medical Director for the Integrative Medicine and Cultural Care Program at Children’s Hospitals and Clinics in Minneapolis/St. Paul. He is a certified HeartMath practitioner. - Click Here to Stream

Heart to Heart with Dr. Stephen Jennison and Becky-Aud-Jennison  - Dr Jennison and his team embarked on a multi-year study of 130 cardiology patients that were trained in the HeartMath techniques. Listen to Dr Jennison and Becky address the correlation of stress, anxiety and heart disease and overall health, give an overview of their study and share their observation of results and patients practicing HeartMath over the years.

Dr. Stephen Jennsion, MDS
is a cardiologist with Prairie Cardiovascular Consultants, LTD in Springfield, IL. Steve was the principle investigator of this study.

Becky Aud-Jennison, MA, LCPC is a psychotherapist (LCPC) with a background in nursing. She was a member of Prairie Heart Institute's multidisciplinary heart support team treating patients for stress, anxiety and depression in cardiac disease. She was co-coordinator of the study. Both Steve and Becky are certified HeartMath Providers.- Click Here to Stream

The emWave Approach to Better Relationships - A Guide for Couples Therapists with Ray Varlinsky, MFT, BCIA and Deborah Rozman, Ph.D, Ray Varlinsky is a certified Gottman therapist and certified HeartMath practitioner. More Information

Holistic and Comprehensive Rehabilitation and Treatment Of Pain - with Hal Blatman, MD, DAAPM, ABIHM - Click Here to Stream


For more information on HeartMath keynote and presentation opportunities, contact:

Carol Thompson
Director of Health Professional Programs
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Tom Beckman
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John White
Health Professionals Program
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