NFX #122: Naturopathic Psychiatry w/ Dr. Kabran Chapek
Dr. Kabran Chapek has been a staff physician at Amen Clinics since 2013. As a graduate of Bastyr University in the Seattle area, he is an expert in the use of functional and integrative treatments and collaborates extensively with many of the Amen Clinics physicians. He has a special interest in the assessment and treatment of Alzheimer’s and dementia, traumatic brain injuries, PTSD, and anxiety disorders. Dr. Chapek is the founding president of the Psychiatric Association of Naturopathic Physicians, an affiliate group of the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians.Suffering from a concussion or traumatic brain injury (TBI) can be life-changing. Dr. Chapek create an online course to address these conditions. The methods used in the Concussion Rescue course have been rigorously tested on retired NFL players with TBIs, conducted at Amen Clinics.In 2020, Dr. Kabran Chapek released Concussion Rescue: A Comprehensive Program to Heal Traumatic Brain Injury. In this groundbreaking book, Dr. Chapek describes in detail the programs and protocols he uses at Amen Clinics to put patients on a pathway to recovery. For anyone struggling with the effects of concussion, Concussion Rescueguides you through strategies from the cutting edge of brain science.https://www.amenclinics.com/team/kabran-chapek-nd/"Disclaimer: This podcast is not intended to provide diagnosis, treatment, or medical advice. Content provided on this podcast is for informational purposes only. Please, consult with a healthcare professional regarding any individualized medical or health related diagnosis or treatment options."
Episode 109 – Dr. Kabran Chapek: Concussion Rescue
The Good Athlete Podcast
Goodathleteproject.comFor today’s episode we are joined by Dr. Kabran Chapek. Dr. Chapek has worked as a Staff Physician at Amen Clinics since 2013. He is a graduate of Bastyr University in the Seattle area and has a special interest in the assessment and treatment of Alzheimer’s and Dementia, traumatic brain injuries, PTSD, and anxiety disorders. He is the Founding President of the Psychiatric Association of Naturopathic Physicians and is the author of “Concussion Rescue: A Comprehensive Program to Heal Traumatic Brain Inury” You can follow Dr. Chapek on Instagram: @DrKabran_Chapek Pick up a copy of his book “Concussion Rescue: A Comprehensive Program to Heal Traumatic Brain Injury” here: https://www.amazon.com/Concussion-Rescue-Comprehensive-Program-Traumatic/dp/0806540230/ref=sr_1_1?crid=UERLGRJBWWAM&dchild=1&keywords=concussion+rescue&qid=1609865493&sprefix=concussion+res%2Caps%2C168&sr=8-1Follow The Good Athlete Project on Twitter: @Coach4Kindness and Instagram: @GoodAthleteProject.To learn more visit us at our website: GoodAthleteProject.com
Healthy Brain = Healthy Mind ft. Dr. Kabran Chapek
We often view mental health as separate from our physical health, but the truth is, if you have a brain, you have mental health therefore the two are very much intertwined. Discover how taking better care of our brains can lead to a happier healthier mental state with Dr. Kabran Chapek, a leading psychiatrist from Amen Clinics.
27. Brain Injury Disguised as Mental Illness With Dr. Kabran Chapek
The Courageously.u Podcast
On my continued quest to help break the commonly held belief surrounding mental illness, I bring you today's guest, Dr. Kabran Chapek. Dr. Kabran Chapek has been a staff physician at Amen Clinics since 2013. As a graduate of Bastyr University in the Seattle area, he is an expert in the use of functional and integrative treatments. Dr. Chapek is the founding president of the Psychiatric Association of Naturopathic Physicians, an affiliate group of the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians. He is also the author of Concussion Rescue, an amazing book that describes the programs and protocols he uses at the Amen Clinics to put patients on a pathway to recovery. For anyone struggling with the effects of concussion, Concussion Rescue guides you through strategies from the cutting edge of brain science. Why does this episode matter? Most people believe that mental illness is solely the result of a chemical imbalance, and that’s just not true. Dr. Chapek educates us on the role that brain injury plays in psychiatric illness. Having had multiple head injuries myself, I found concussion rescue to be very insightful. If you have ever had a brain injury, know someone who has, or want to be proactive in regards to your mental health, this episode is for you. IN TODAY'S EPISODE, YOU WILL LEARN: Why brain imaging is helpful (6:20) That brain injuries can cause mental health problems (9:50) Things to do immediately if you injury your brain (13:34) What you need to place in your car (15:14) What to do if there are signs of a concussion (16:23) Symptoms of a concussion (16:42) How brain injury leads to mental health problems (18:24) The BRIGHT MINDS risk factors (22:59) How brain injury can lead to sleep problems and tips to improve sleep (29:39) What to do if you don't have access to SPECT imaging (33:51) How diet influences brain health (36:12) Dr. Chapek's final tip to help improve mental health (39:20) I can’t wait to hear your feedback on this episode! Screenshot and tag me—I’m @courageously.u— and my guest—@drkabran_chapek and share your thoughts, feelings, and reactions._ ALL THE GOODIES FROM THIS EPISODE: Save 10% on your Four Sigmatic purchase with code: COURAGE10 _ COURAGEOUSLY.U SHOWNOTES: https://courageouslyu.com/kabran-chapek/ COURAGEOUSLY.U FACEBOOK COMMUNITY: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1416219115169393 COURAGEOUSLY.U INSTAGRAM: https://www.instagram.com/courageously.u/
111: Dr. Kabran Chapek on How to Protect Your Brain
In this episode of Straight Up Wellness, Kate talks with Dr. Kabran Chapek about Traumatic Brain Injuries (TBIs) and what you need to do to keep your brain in top form. The post 111: Dr. Kabran Chapek on How to Protect Your Brain appeared first on Straight-Up Wellness.
Dr. Kabran Chapek on PTSD, SPECT Scans, Ayahuasca, and HBOT.
The Evan Brand Show
Today's podcast is from a naturopathic doctor who works at the Amen clinic in Seattle.We get into head injuries, concussions, trauma, psychedelics, HBOT, and nutrients for brain health. Enjoy!If you need help or have health questions, please book a 15-minute free consult: http://evanbrand.com/freeView my supplement store at auraroots.com where you can stock up on my vitamin C tonic which is a best selling product!Follow me on Instagram http://instagram.com/mrevanbrand and comment on one of my pictures and let me know your thoughts!Subscribe to my YouTube channel where 15K other awesome people are: http://bit.ly/BrandSubscribe
Brain Health + Concussion Rescue with Dr. Kabran Chapek
Dr. Lo Radio Show
In today's episode, I chat with Dr. Kabran Chapek all about concussions and his new book, Concussion Rescue. This is a topic we've never discussed on the show so I'm SO EXCITED to finally be sharing more about this topic with you today. We discuss: How brain damage can happen as easily as playing a contact sport like football The differences between mild, moderate, and severe traumatic brain injuries What steps you can take after you have a suspected concussion The top causes of decreased blood flow to the brain Why both physical and mental exercise is important for good blood flow to the brain and so much more!
46. Dr. Kabran Chapek. Concussion Recovery, & his book - Concussion Rescue.
The Dr. Madeira Show
Dr. Kabran Chapek, ND discusses his new book, Concussion Rescue, and his work at the Amen Clinic in Bellevue, WA. Topics discussed: - Men hit their heads a lot more than women. However, women also are at more risk of having brain injuries and Post-Concussion Syndrome when they do hit their heads.- What the difference is between conventional neurology and the work Dr. Chapek is doing at the Amen Clinic with his patients who have had head injuries. - Imaging Diagnostics of the Brain: fMRI vs. Brain SPECT Scans. - The Amen Clinics in the USA. - How to recover from a Concussion and Post-Concussive Syndrome using Naturopathic Medicine.- The inside look at of The Evidence Based Therapies from Dr. Chapek’s book - Concussion Rescue: A Comprehensive Program to Heal Traumatic Brain Injury. - The Amen Clinic Research Trial with retired NFL players with multiple concussion and natural medicines.- How to work with Dr. Kabran Chapek at the Amen Clinics Northwest in Bellevue, WA: https://www.amenclinics.com/locations/northwest/- Where to get his book on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Concussion-Rescue-Comprehensive-Program-Traumatic/More about Dr. Chapek: Dr. Kabran Chapek has been working in the mental health field for the past 12 years. He is a graduate of the highly esteemed Bastyr University in Seattle, WA and been a staff Physician at the Amen Clinics since 2013.Follow Dr. Kabran Chapek on Social Media here:@drkabran_chapek (Instagram)Kabran Chapek (facebook)Kabran Chapek, ND (LinkedIn)
#93 | Dr. Kabran Chapek | Author of The Concussion Rescue
The Protectors Podcast™
Kabran joined The Protectors to talk about the impact of TBI’s and concussions on the “Protectors” community. I learned a ton during our discussion, especially the effect of diet and exercise to brain health. We also touch on testosterone and other ways to help heal the brain. About Dr. Kabran Chapek: He has a special interest in the assessment and treatment of Alzheimer’s and dementia, traumatic brain injuries, PTSD, and anxiety disorders. Dr. Chapek is the founding president of the Psychiatric Association of Naturopathic Physicians. He has a five-step BRIGHT MINDS program that has worked effectively on more than 115,000 patients who have come to the Amen Clinics with TBIs. Chapek provides clear and concise instructions on how to help the brain heal faster from inflammation – immediate and comprehensive evaluations, assessing hormone imbalances, correcting structural integrity, brain training, sleep, exercise, and more.Concussion Rescue: A Comprehensive Program to Heal Traumatic Brain Injury https://www.amazon.com/Concussion-Rescue-Comprehensive-Program-Traumatic/dp/0806540230/ https://www.amenclinics.com/locations/northwest/ https://tbihelpnow.org/the-team Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/theprotectors)
#061: Concussion Rescue -- How to Heal the Brain w/ Dr. Kabran Chapek
A Whole New You
Dr. Kabran Chapek is the author of CONCUSSION RESCUE: A Comprehensive Program to Heal Traumatic Brain Injury. He is a staff physician at the Amen Clinics, which has been the front line of defense against the impact of Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) for over 25 years. He has a special interest in TBIs, the assessment and treatment of Alzheimer’s and dementia, PTSD, and anxiety disorders. Dr. Chapek is the founding president of the Psychiatric Association of Naturopathic Physicians. Intro [01:30] Introduction to Dr. Chapek and why he developed an interest in brain health. [08:17] Why the current approach to treating concussions often doesn’t go far enough. Explanation of SPECT imaging. [12:27] TBI = “the silent epidemic” [14:55] Elements of a good brain injury assessment: History, Cognitive Testing (SAGE, MOCA — link below), Imaging, Labs/bloodwork [22:30] “First Aid for Your Brain” — Useful supplements to take following an acute brain injury/concussion and WHY: Glutathione (NAC), curcumin, vitamin C, vitamin D, progesterone, Omega-3, MCT oil, BCAA [32:05] Show partners Perfect Supplements & Amazon (discount code/ links below) [34:17] Supplements helpful for chronic symptoms of previous brain injury; Role of the Ketogenic diet in healing [38:16] Other natural therapies used in the treatment of TBI: Diet rich in antioxidants, exercise (especially cardiovascular), brain exercises, meditation, hyperbaric oxygen chamber [43:42] The MYTH that you shouldn’t let someone with a concussion fall asleep; Why the brain needs sleep; Why those with TBIs have difficulty sleeping; How to improve sleep hygiene (melatonin, tryptophan) [48:34] How to tell if issues with attention, memory, or depression may be related to a past brain injury/ concussion [50:54] The promising role of these treatment protocols for Alzheimer’s and dementia [53:03] Where to find/connect with Dr. Chapek Links: Dr. Chapek’s book: “Concussion Rescue: A Comprehensive Program to Heal Traumatic Brain Injury” Cognitive Testing: www.brainhealthassessment.com Amen clinic: https://www.amenclinics.com/locations/northwest/ Dr. Chapek (Amen Clinic): http://bit.ly/Chapek Dr. Chapek Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/drkabran_chapek/ Amazon Link: Click HERE to use our affiliate link to make purchases Perfect Supplements: www.perfectsupplements.com/kim (Enter coupon code KIM10 at checkout for 10% off all products.) Podcast website: www.awholenewyoupodcast.com Kim’s website: www.kimmaravich.com Laurie’s website: www.simplyempoweredllc.com Join our Facebook group: A Whole New You Podcast Community Follow us on Instagram: @A Whole New You Podcast Email us: email@example.com Subscribe to our show in iTunes and PLEASE leave us a review!