Website editor’s note: The information below comes from a recent newslettter from the Australian organisation called BioBalance Health. 

This organisation  provides training to health professionals about advances in neuroscience and how to treat “mental health” conditions such as depression (including post-partum depression), anxiety, autism, bipolar, schizophrenia, ADHD etc. with nutritional medicine.

This year’s conference will also include information on pre-conceptual care strategies to prevent neurodevelopmental problems such as autism.

BioBalance 2017 Outreach Public Conference – Sunday April 2nd 2017 (10am – 5pm)

The latest research into the treatment of mental and behavioural disorders and autistic spectrum disorders will be discussed by experts in the field at the upcoming Walsh Research Institute Public Conference on the Gold Coast.

The conference will be presented by Bio-Balance Health Association at the Mantra on View Hotel in Surfers Paradise, with five keynote speakers bringing expertise in the areas of mental health and behavioural disorders, biochemical imbalances, scientific research, autistic spectrum disorders, paediatrics and molecular neurobiology.

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Conference Speaker: Dr WIlliam J Walsh

The conference will be led by Dr. William J. Walsh, PHD, an internationally recognised expert on biochemical imbalances who has devoted nearly 40 years to researching the biochemistry behind behaviour, learning and memory, mental health and various disease conditions.

Dr. Walsh will discuss Recent Advances in Brain Science, New Opportunities for Prevention and Treatment of Mental Disorders and Theory of Bipolar Disorder.

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Conference Speaker: Dr. Elizabeth Mumper

Dr. Elizabeth Mumper is President and CEO of Advocates of Children and Advocates for Families, devoted to the care of children with autism and other neurodevelopmental problems, and Founder of  the Rimland Center in Virginia.

Dr. Mumper’s topic for discussion will include Preconception Strategies for Prevention of Neurodevelopmental Problems and Chronic Illness.

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Conference Speaker: Dr. Judith Bowman

Answering the need for specialists with a background in both traditional as well as natural medicine, Dr. Bowman co-founded Mensah Medical with Dr. Albert Mensah, near Chicago in 2008, after serving as primary physicians at the original Pfeiffer Treatment Centre (now closed).

Dr. Bowman will discuss Genetic Predisposition and Preventive Maintenance.
* Case presentations will explore Oxidative stress and Epigenetics
* Understanding potential challenges and outcomes related to The Family Tree and varied genetic manifestations

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Conference Speaker: Dr. Nancy O’Hara

A board certified paediatrician, Dr. Nancy O’Hara, MD, formerly taught children with autism. She graduated with highest honours from Bryn Mawr College and as a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine.

Dr. Nancy O’Hara will present POTS & PANS: A Review of Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Syndromes and Associated Dysautonomia.
‘Paediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorders associated with Streptococcal Infections, or PANDAS, is a common autoimmune disorder with far-reaching movement, behavioural, and cognitive consequences’

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Conference Speaker: Dr. Guy Barry

Dr. Guy Barry, MD, is the head of the Neurogenomics laboratory at QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute. His research explores molecular neurobiology using next generation sequencing and induced pluripotent stem cells – skin cells that have been genetically reprogrammed to mimic stem cells.

Dr. Guy Barry’s topic of discussion will be Understanding the molecular basis of Schizophrenia.

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2017 Outreach Patient Assessments, Medical Doctor Training

Mantra on View Hotel
Surfers Paradise
Gold Coast, Queensland

Patient Assessment Program – 1st-8th April 2017
Do you or a family member suffer from depression, post-natal depression, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s Disease, ADD or ADHD, a behavioural disorder or an autism spectrum disorder?
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Outreach – Doctor Training Program – 1st-8th April 2017
A Training Program for Medical Doctors, covers Advanced Nutrient Therapy Protocols for Mental and Behavioural Disorders pioneered by the late Dr. Carl Pfeiffer and further developed through extensive research and clinical experience by Dr. William J. Walsh.
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