Swiss FlagJuly 9—13, 2019
Loma Linda, California, USA

Workshops

#1 – Women’s Mental Health (Heather-Dawn Small; Raquel Arrais)

Presenter name Title/topic of presentation
Katia Reinert, Heather-Dawn Small, Raquel Arrais, Vicky Griffin, Erica Jones, Torben Bergland, Julian Melgosa Your Brain, Your Body Panel
Julian Melgosa Behavioral Addiction in Women
Katia Reinert Codependence and Healthy Boundaries
Heather-Dawn Small, Raquel Arrais Q&A, Group Discussion and Announcements
Vicky Griffin Mind and Body Connection: Stress, Diet and Lifestyle
Julian Melgosa Depression, Anxiety and Common Thinking Distortions Among Women
Katia Reinert, Heather-Dawn Small, Raquel Arrais, Vicky Griffin, Erica Jones, Torben Bergland, Julian Melgosa Your Brain, Your Body Panel
Heather-Dawn Small, Raquel Arrais Conclusion and Resolutions from the Group Discussion

#2 - Mental Health (Torben Bergland)

Presenter name Title/topic of presentation
David Williams, PhD, MDiv Enhancing Mental Health Within the Church
Nestor Bruno, MS, MDiv The Psycho-Affective Image of God: Development and Use in Clinical and Pastoral Work
Daniel Binus, MD Depression, Anxiety Trauma Addictions: Major Mental Health Issues in Adults
William Murdoch, MD ADHD, Eating Disorders, Suicide, Gender Identity and Sexuality: Major Mental Health Issues in Children and Adolescents
Francois Louw Adventist Mental Health Care in Middle- and Low-Income Countries
Jerrie Bezuidenhout, MD Adventist Mental Health Care in Middle- and Low-Income Countries
William Murdoch, MD Adventist Mental Health Care in High-Income Countries
Torben Bergland Adventists on Medication and Psychotherapy
Ma Jocelyn Gayares, MD Called to Shine for Jesus Project
Beata Sleszynska Defend your brain
Nestor Bruno, MS, MDiv Online therapy for ministers for three decades: Kettering Ministry Care Services
Daniel Binus, MD Beautiful Minds Medical, Auburn CA
Yury Bondarenko Mental Health Needs and Initiatives in Ukraine and Afghanistan
Torben Bergland New Church-Based Resources on Mental Health
David Williams, PhD, MDiv Q&A

#3 - Nursing Track (Patricia Jones)

Presenter name Title/topic of presentation
Patricia S. Jones, PhD, RN, FAAN Foundations of wholeness
Anne Berit Petersen, PhD, MPH, CNS, RN Caring as foundational to spiritual care
Iris Mamier, PhD, MSN, RN Caring as foundational to spiritual care
Iris Mamier, PhD, MSN, RN Research Reports: Nurses spiritual perspectives on their work
Hazel Ada, PhD, MSN, RN Research Reports: Nurses spiritual perspectives on their work
Edelweiss Ramal, PhD, MS, RN Empowering health in individuals, families and communities through caring and connecting
Shawn Collins, PhD, DNP, CRNA Emotional intelligence and leadership
Brenda Boyle, DNP, RN, PMHNP-BC Resilience: What is it?
Shawn Collins, PhD, DNP, CRNA Strategies to enhance resilience
Lisa Roberts, Dr.PH, MSN, RN, FNP-BC, CHES, FAANP Research Reports: Nurses coping in difficult situations
Korotu Kollie, PhD, RN Research Reports: Nurses spiritual perspectives on their work
Kathy McMillan, MSc, RN The CLEAR Model
Katia Reinert, PhD, RN, FNP-BC; Gina Abdala, PhD, RN Faith Community Nursing The 8 Laws of Health tool
Janelle Jones, MD How Stress Alters the Brain
Beverly Buckles, DSW Psychological First AID
Adam Arechiga, PsyD, DrPH, MA A Mental Health Break
Diego Alexandre, PhD, RN Non-Pharmacological Interventions for Supporting Mental Health
E. Ramal, J. Jones, B. Buckles, D. Alexandre Panel: Nurturing Brain Health

#4 - Dental Track (Doyle Nick)

Presenter name Title/topic of presentation
Steve Powell, DDS Geriatrics
Wesley Okumura, DDS Special Care Dentistry
John Leyman, DDS General Anesthesia in Dentistry
Doyle Nick, DDS Spiritual Care
Jana Boyd, PhD, MS, MA, LMFT Whole Person Care
Natalie Hohensee, DDS and Anupama Grandhi, DDS Avoiding Burnout
Dwight Rice, DDS Modern Dental Imaging
Brian Goodacre, DDS, MSD Technology of today and tomorrow

#5 – Your Mind, You Body as Affected by Addictions: Building Resilience for Prevention (Duane McBride)

Presenter name Title/topic of presentation
Duane McBride  Introduction to Track, Learning Objectives, and Faculty
Duane McBride, Gary Hopkins Resilience as a Conceptual Framework
Richardo Whyte Overview of Addictions
David Williams Spirituality and Prevention
Gary Hopkins, Duane McBride The Role of Service and Mentoring in Prevention
Alina Baltazar Summary and Overview of the day
Alina Baltazar, Duane McBride Faith, Family, and Media in Prevention
Karl Baily, Duane McBride Global Church Member Survey, the Health Message, and Salvation
Curt VanderWaal The Role of Clergy in Prevention and Referral
Curt VanderWaal Summation of the day
Curt VanderWaal Overview of the day
Rebecca Sukharev, Kiti Freier-Randall, Loretta Finnegan, Jackie Pavloski, Mary Murrah-Alexander, Tammy DeHesa, Hindi Zeidman, Lauri Duncan, Marilena Campfield Multi-Dsiciplinary Approach to Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS) Intervention and Infant Care – A Panel Presentation
Nithat Sirichotiratana, DrPH Alcohol Control Policy in South East Asia
Curt VanderWaal, Karl Bailey Group Projects on the Church as a Center of Influence
  Report on Church-Based Prevention program ideas

#6 - Lifestyle & Disease – Expanding Our Understanding (Zeno L. Charles-Marcel)

Presenter name Title/topic of presentation
Daniel Saugh, DrPh Introduction/Learning Objectives From Womb to Tomb
Albert Reece, MD, PhD Fetal Programming
Jan-Harry Cabungcal, PhD Prenatal Influences on Fetal Neurodevelopment
Heidi Schulz, PhD Lifestyle Influences on Gene Expression
Zeno L. Charles-Marcel, MD Adverse Childhood Experiences – Is There More to the Story?
Zeno L. Charles-Marcel, MD, Heidi Schulz, PhD, Jan-Harry Cabungcal, PhD, Facilitator: Daniel Saugh, DrPH Panel Discussion and Q&A
Danilo Vitorovic, MD Introduction for Thursday The Role & Limitations of Choice as a Lifestyle Factor
Heidi Schulz, PhD Epigenetics and Mental Health
Zeno L. Charles-Marcel, MD Spirituality & Health: The Evidence
Daniel Saugh, DrPH Moral Injury & Whole Health
Jan-Harry Cabungcal, PhD Overcoming Neurodevelopmental Impediments
David R. Williams Behind & Beyond Choice in Lifestyle Medicine
Heidi Schulz, Jan-Harry Cabungcal, David R. Williams, Daniel Saugh, Facilitator: Danilo Vitorovic, MD Panel Discussion and Q&A
Brenda Rae, MD Introduction/Learning Objectives Is there a Neurophysiologic Basis for Biblical Counsel? – The Evidence!
Zeno L. Charles-Marcel, MD Anger Kills – Be Angry, but…
Danilo Vitorovic, MD Social Connectedness & Brain Health – Not Good that Man Should be Alone
Zeno L. Charles-Marcel, MD Gratitude & Health – In All Things, Give Thanks
Jan-Harry Cabungcal, PhD Love – Neuroendocrine Benefits
Zeno Charles-Marcel, Danilo Vitorovic, Jan-Harry Cabungcal, Facilitator: Brenda Rae, MD Panel Discussion and Q&A

#7 - Nutrition and Your Brain (Fred Hardinge)

Presenter name Title/topic of presentation
Ross Grant, PhD Lifestyle Links to Making the Adolescent Brain Depression-Resistant: A Neuroscientist’s Perspective
Olivia Moses, MS, RD Food for Thought: Building Brain Power through Nutrition
Patty Ford, PhD, RD Disordered Eating and Mental Health
Don Hall, DrPH Preventing Alzheimer’s Disease through lifestyle changes
Edward Bitok, DrPH Psychobiotics
James Carter III, PhD Obesity & Depression
Bert Connell, PhD, RD Family Meals
Fred Hardinge, DrPH, RD Nutrition Hot Buttons
Fred Hardinge, DrPH, RD Balanced Nutrition in an Unbalanced World
Marcia Martins, PhD Is There an Ideal Diet?
Jocelyn Peterson, DrPH, RD Learning and the Brain in Children
Don Hall, DrPH Summary and Discussion of this Workshop

#8 - CEOs and Leadership (Lowell Cooper)

Presenter name Title/topic of presentation
Lowell C. Cooper, MDiv, MPH Ecclesiastical and Institutional Perspectives on Structure and Governance
Dustin Aho; Alex Bryan Missional Story of Adventist Healthcare
Ted Hamilton, MD, MBA Whole Person Health Strategies
David Banks; Scott Reiner, MS; Terry Shaw, MB Being Significant in Our Communities
Lowell C. Cooper, MDiv, MPH Ecclesiastical and Institutional Perspectives on Mission
Richard Hart, MD San Manuel Gateway College Excursion
Daniel Giang, MD San Manuel Gateway College Excursion
Kerry Heinrich San Manuel Gateway College Excursion
Lowell C. Cooper, MDiv, MPH Ecclesiastical and Institutional Perspectives on Employment Practices
Francois Louw, BTh  
Jerrie Bezuidenhout, MB, ChB, MRCPsych  

#9 - The Underestimated Wellbeing Impact Factor (Dominique Gummelt)

Presenter name Title/topic of presentation
Dominique Gummelt Session 1 1.     The Beautifully Complex Interconnectedness of Wellbeing 2.     An introduction: The Underestimated Wellbeing Impact Factor 3.     The Impact of Motion on the Body
Kim Knowlton Mini-Fit 1
Kim Knowlton Session 2 The Impact of Motion on the Brain
Sherine Brown-Fraser Mini-Fit 2
Sherine Brown-Fraser Session 3 The Impact of Motion on Emotion
Ernie Medina Mini-Fit 3
Ernie Medina Session 4 The Impact of Motion on Community & Spirituality
Kim Feiler Mini-Fit 4
Kim Feiler Session 5 Theory Into Practice: A Plan for Motion
Steve Yeagley & Dominique Gummelt BONUS A New Comprehensive Wellbeing Model for You and Your Community
All Q&A

#10 - Wellness Coaching (Helen Hopp Marshak)

Presenter name Title/topic of presentation
Ernesto Medina, DrPH Wellness Coaching: Intro to health and wellness coaching
Adam Arechiga, PsyD, DrPH Wellness Coaching: Introduction of skills of health and wellness coaching
Hildemar dos Santos, MD, DrPH Wellness Coaching: Lab; Experience/practice of coaching skills
Anna Nelson, DrPH, MPH Wellness Coaching Certification Q&A

#11 - Health Coaching in Health Ministry - Thinking and Living With New Purpose (Lily Tryon)

Presenter name Title/topic of presentation
Lilly Tryon, DNP Lifestyle Coaching for Comprehensive Health Ministries

#12 - Music Therapy: The Brain and Body in Harmony (Variations) (Bronwen Landless)

Presenter name Title/topic of presentation
Bronwen Landless, PHd Candidate (Drexel), MMT, MT-BC Music Therapy

#13 - HIV Brain Sprain (Alexis Llaguno)

Presenter name Title/topic of presentation
Alexis Llaguno, MD Intro to HIV Brain Sprain
Fesaha Tsegaye HIV Infections Affecting the Brain
Zeno Charles-Marcel, MD Abstinence: HIV Abatement Strategy
Bangwato Sikwa, MD, OBGyn Mind Altering Substances and HIV
Fred Harding, DrPH, RD Nutrition in HIV/AIDS

#14 - Adventist Recovery Ministries (Katia Reinert)

Presenter name Title/topic of presentation
Katia Reinert, PhD, FNP, PHCNS Introductions
Peter Landless, MD Christ our Healer: Historical perspective of prevention/ recovery in the SDA Church
Katia Reinert, PhD, FNP, PHCNS ARMin Global Vision and Neurobiology of Addiction
Katia Reinert, PhD, FNP, PHCNS Prevalence of Behavioral Addictions Globally
Group Discussions/Workshop in groups – Unhooked I (Journey to Wholeness)
David Sedlacek, PhD Codependence and Boundaries
David Sedlacek, PhD Emotional Healing
David Sedlacek, PhD Forgiveness
Katia Reinert, PhD, FNP, PHCNS Prevention of Addictions
Group Discussion/Q&A
David Sedlacek, PhD Christ-Centered 12 Steps to Recovery
Katia Reinert, PhD, FNP, PHCNS ARMin Global Resources | Conducting a JTW Meeting
Katia Reinert, PhD, FNP, PHCNS Practicum – group facilitation role play
Group Q&A/Unhooked/Certificates

#15 - Children’s Health (Linda Koh)

Presenter name Title/topic of presentation
Dr. Kiti Freier Randall Adverse Child Experiences’ Impact on Mind and Body: Moving Children from Risk to Resiliency
Dr. William Murdoch Mental Disorders in Children and Adolescents
Dr. Flavia Jorge Emotional Intelligence and Self-Regulation in Children
Dr. William Murdoch Childhood Suicide and Depression
Dr. Flavia Jorge Being Emotionally and Socially Intelligent Amidst Teen Violence
Dr. Kiti Freier Randall The Dangerous Intersection: Drug Endangered Children and Human Trafficking
Dr. Linda Mei Lin Koh Raising Emotionally Healthy Children
Dr. Saustin Mfune Redeeming the Self-Esteem of an African Child

#16 - Complete Health Improvement Program (CHIP 3.0) (Cathy McDonald)

Presenter name Title/topic of presentation
Cathy McDonald, MNutrDiet, BAppSC (Food & Nutrition) Introduction: CHIP 3.0 as a powerful resource for CHM
Wayne Dysinger, MD, MPH CHIP in a medical practice setting
Trevor Hurlow, MB, ChB, M.Fam.Med, Dipl, ObGyn, FRACGP CHIP in a local church setting
Camila Skaf, BA (Business Administration) CHIP in a community/church-plant setting
Mel Renfrew, B.Ed, GradDip (Lifestyle Medicine) CHIP in a virtual-facilitated setting
Paul Rankin, PhD FASLM CHIP in a developing country setting
Amanda Cruz CHIP 3.0’s new Wellbeing360 HRA + facilitators’ dashboard, CHIP+
Kevin Jackson, BCom, CA What’s next | CHIP 4.0’s innovation road-map, next generation CHIP
Cathy McDonald, MNutrDiet, BAppSC (Food & Nutrition) Wrap-up and Questions | Access new CHIP 3.0 – where and how

#17 - Your Brain, Your Body - Practical Approaches in the Community (Doug Venn)

More information coming.

#18 - GC Health Ministries Resources Update (Peter Landless)

Canceled

#19 - Chaplaincy (Mario Ceballos)

Presenter name Title/topic of presentation
Ivan Omana, MDiv, DMin (CAN), BCC, BCPC, SIT Mario Ceballos, DMin, BCC, Commander, USN (Ret) Wholistic Service: The stabilizing influence of spiritual care
Ivan Omana, MDiv, DMin (CAN), BCC, BCPC, SIT Mario Ceballos, DMin, BCC, Commander, USN (Ret) Balanced Living and Service: Spiritual resources to face the stressors of modern life and demands on healing professionals
Mario Ceballos, DMin, BCC, Commander, USN (Ret) Spirituality and Healing: What is the research telling us today?

#20 - Possibility Ministries (Larry Evans/Jeffrey Jordan)

Presenter name Title/topic of presentation
Larry Evans Jeff Jordan What is Right About “Possibility Ministries”?
Espen Johnson How I’m Living with a Disability
Pedro Payne “PossAbility” – What Is It?
Richard Rice Why Do Bad Things Happen to God’s People? – A Search for Meaning
Josef Slowik People with Special Needs and Special Gifts
Shannon Trecartin Thinking Outside the Stigma Box
Patrick Johnson Faith Beyond Limits – Exploring Questions of Healing and Lack of Faith

#21 - Deaf Ministries (Larry Evans/Jeffrey Jordan)

Presenter name Title/topic of presentation
Larry Evans Jeff Jordan Why Have a Deaf Ministry or a Special Needs Ministry?
Jeff Jordan Winning Deaf Begins with Understanding Them
Douglas Silva Keys to Motivating and Empowering the Deaf
Richard Rice Why Bad Things Happen to God’s People? – A Search for Meaning
Sheela Kimbrough Melissa Jordan Taida Rivero TBD – deaf parent with deaf child Building Strong Relationship Between Deaf/Hearing Parent and Deaf/Hearing Child (panel and discussion)
Taida Revero Jackeline Mennon Melissa Jordan What Works and What Doesn’t in Deaf Ministry (panel and discussion)
Taida Revero How to Start and Keep a Deaf Ministry

#22 - Designed to Thrive: The Blended Ministry in action in the South Pacific Division (Geraldine Przybylko)

Presenter name Title/topic of presentation
Geraldine Przybylko Blended Ministry Model in the South Pacific Division
Kevin Jackson Health Interventions in a Corporate Setting
Chester Kuma Community Health Intervention in Lower Income Countries
Ross Grant Personalized Lifestyle Model Used to Improve and Potentially Stabilize Cognitive Performance in Neurodegenerative Disease