Practitioner Course

Integrative Strategies for Supporting Patients with Breast Cancer

The natural support provided by integrative and natural healthcare practitioners is of critical importance to the survival and well-being of the patient.
Format

Online Course
2 lessons

Availability

12 Months OR Subscriber Pass

Duration

90 mins lesson
3 Hours total

Presenter/s

Dr Lise Alschuler

About this course

Breast cancer is the most feared cancer among women. The majority of women diagnosed with breast cancer now utilise some supplements and natural therapies throughout the continuum of their care. The natural support provided by integrative and natural healthcare practitioners is of critical importance to the survival and well-being of the patient.

We thought this course so important that we are offering it free for any health practitioner interested in supporting patients with breast cancer naturally. Please share this link with any students and integrative practitioners that you know as this is a once off opportunity to access this material complimentary.

Lise Alschuler is a specialist naturopathic oncologist and is internationally recognized as a leader in the field with a special interest and expertise in breast cancer. She was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2008. She received chemotherapy and radiation and has fully recovered from her treatments and remains dedicated to her integrative recurrence prevention plan. Lise incorporates her learning’s from her experiences into her presentations and the care of her oncology patients.
What you receive:
  • Clear protocol explanations from some of the world's top practitioners
  • Clinical pearls for improved practice results
  • Access to your audio and video recordings via the App Store
  • A downloadable PDF of the presenter’s slides
  • Links to all referenced research papers and useful clinical handouts
  • Access to the community hub where you can get answers to your questions
  • A 30-day money back guarantee
This webinar course is designed to give you clear direction in the care of breast cancer in women. Lise is giving you a comprehensive understanding of all three phases of the cancer continuum – Prevention, During Care, and After Care. She will specifically include the use of biomarkers and hormonal analysis to establish extent of disease, as well as to identify contributory components of the bodily terrain.

Lise will also explain the various risk factors and discuss tumour histopathology and laboratory biomarkers that affect prognosis and therefore guide clinical decision-making. There is a strong emphasis on on evidence-based nutritional and herbal therapies in the prevention and management of breast cancer.

What's in this course

Your Presenter

Dr Lise Alschuler

Dr Lise Alschuler ND, FABNO is a naturopathic doctor with board certification in naturopathic oncology. She graduated from Brown University with an undergraduate degree in medical anthropology and received a doctoral degree in naturopathic medicine from Bastyr University in 1994.

Dr Alschuler is board certified in naturopathic oncology and has been a practicing naturopathic physician since 1994. She is past President of the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians and a founding board member of the Oncology Association of Naturopathic Physicians. She currently serves as a Director on both the American Board of Naturopathic Oncology and the Naturopathic Post-Graduation Association.

Dr Alschuler works as an independent consultant in the area of practitioner and consumer health education. She also oversees the Quality Program for one of the largest nutritional supplement distributors in the US. Previously, she was the Department Head of Naturopathic Medicine at Midwestern Regional Medical Center – Cancer Treatment Centers of America. Prior to that, she was the Clinic Medical Director and Botanical Medicine Chair at Bastyr University Natural Health Clinic, as well as a faculty member at Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine.

Dr Alschuler is the co-author of The Definitive Guide to Cancer: An Integrative Approach to Prevention, Treatment and Healing, now in its 3rd edition (Random House, 2010), and Five To Thrive: Your Cutting-Edge Cancer Prevention Plan (AIM Publishers, 2011). She co-created FiveToThrivePlan.com, a website dedicated to providing information about integrative cancer prevention and treatment, and she co-hosts a radio show, Five To Thrive Live! on www.w4CS.com about living healthier lives in the face of cancer. She also makes regular media appearances and has received professional recognition and awards for her work in integrative medicine. www.drlise.net