We interviewed James Greenblatt MD about nutritional supplementation for neurodevelopmental and mood disorders. You can watch the replay below. Please note that you will be asked to provide your email address after 30 minutes of viewing to continue watching the replay.
Dr. Greenblatt is well known for his functional-medicine approach to psychiatry, which means addressing root causes such as nutritional deficiencies, inflammation, toxicity, immune dysregulation, gut dysbiosis and more.
By using interventions such as special diets, specific genetic testing such as for the MTHFR mutation, specific laboratory tests such as the Organic Acid Test (OAT), and individualized treatment with supplements such as omega-3 fatty acids, amino acids and lithium orotate, he has helped countless people improve their symptoms from conditions such as:
- Mood and anxiety disorders
- Eating disorders, including anorexia nervosa
- Behavioral disorders
- Suicide risk
About Nutritional Supplementation
In this webinar, Dr. Greenblatt discussed:
- Typical causes of nutritional deficiencies:
- Standard American Diet
- Malabsorption issues, such as celiac disease and gut dysbiosis
- Genetic/epigentic factors
- What is the best way to test for potential nutritional deficiencies?
- How can nutritional supplementation help children with autism, ADD/ADHD, Sensory Processing Disorder, PANS/PANDAS and mood disorders?
- Could children with these disorders benefit from supplementation with:
- Neurotransmitters/amino acids
- Lithium orotate
- Vitamin B12
- Vitamin D
- Omega-3 fatty acids such as DHA and EPA
About James Greenblatt MD
A pioneer in the field of integrative medicine, James M. Greenblatt, MD, has treated patients since 1988. After receiving his medical degree and completing his psychiatry residency at George Washington University, Dr. Greenblatt completed a fellowship in child and adolescent psychiatry at Johns Hopkins Medical School.
Dr. Greenblatt currently serves as the Chief Medical Officer at Walden Behavioral Care in Waltham, MA and serves as an Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at Tufts University School of Medicine and Dartmouth College Geisel School of Medicine.
An acknowledged integrative medicine expert, educator, and author, Dr. Greenblatt has lectured internationally on the scientific evidence for nutritional interventions in psychiatry and mental illness. Through three decades of practice and research, Dr. Greenblatt is a leading contributor to helping physicians and patients understand the role of personalized medicine for mental illness.
In April of 2017, Dr. Greenblatt was inducted into the Orthomolecular Medicine Hall of Fame by the International Society of Orthomolecular Medicine.
He is the author of seven books, including Finally Focused: The Breakthrough Natural Treatment Plan for ADHD; Nutritional Lithium: A Cinderella Story; Answers to Anorexia; Integrative Medicine for Alzheimer’s; Integrative Medicine for Binge Eating; and Integrative Medicine for Depression; and co-editor with Kelly Brogan, MD, of the textbook Integrative Therapies for Depression.
Dr. Greenblatt is the founder of Psychiatry Redefined, an educational platform dedicated to the transformation of psychiatry. Psychiatry Redefined offers online CME-approved courses, webinars, and fellowships for professionals to learn about functional and integrative medicine for mental illness. To learn more, please visit www.JamesGreenblattMD.com.
This webinar is not a substitute for medical advice, treatment, diagnosis, or consultation with a medical professional. It is intended for general informational purposes only and should not be relied on to make determinations related to treatment of a medical condition. Epidemic Answers has not verified and does not guaranty the accuracy of the information provided in this webinar.
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James Greenblatt MD Webinars for the Great Plains Laboratories
Adolescent Self-Injury And Suicide Prevention
Amino Acid Precursors In The Treatment Of Depression And Anxiety
Case Studies In Integrative Mental Health
Dietary Influences On Behavior Problems In Children
Exploring The Role Of Folate And MTHFR Testing In Psychiatry – The Hype And The Hope
How Gut Bacteria Affects Mood, Anxiety, And Weight- Research And Clinical Implications
Inflammation And Neuropsychiatric Illness: Treatment And Testing Protocols
An Integrative Approach To The Treatment Of Anorexia Nervosa
Integrative Approach To Treating Fatigue And Insomnia
Integrative Medicine For Appetite Control
Integrative Medicine For Eating Disorders
Integrative Medicine For Mood And Anxiety Disorders
Integrative Medicine For OCD And Anxiety Disorders
Integrative Medicine For Psychosis And Schizophrenia
Integrative Medicine For The Treatment Of Eating Disorders
Integrative Medicine For The Treatment Of Mood Disorders
Integrative Medicine Is Personalized Medicine
Integrative Therapies For Mental Illness – Case Studies
Integrative Therapies For The Treatment Of ADHD
Integrative Therapies For Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
Integrative Treatments For Behavioral Problems In Children
Introduction To Integrative Medicine For Mental Health
Low Dose Lithium For The Treatment Of Mood, Behavioral, And Cognitive Disorders
Neuroactive Peptides From Common Foods Contribute To Psychiatric Disorders
Nutritional Risk Factors In Predicting Suicide Risk
Nutritional Support For Antidepressant Withdrawal
Orthomolecular Approaches In The Treatment Of Pediatric And Adult Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
The Role Of Heavy Metals In Psychiatric Disorders
The Role Of Phytochemicals In The Treatment Of Depression
Understanding The Role Of Amino Acids In The Treatment Of Mental Health
Utilizing Nutritional Strategies With The Use Of Antidepressants