Rockstar Doctor Life

RDL #153: Dr. Lise Cloutier | Make Your Vocation Your Vacation

Is it time to reinvent your life and practice? Dr. Lise Cloutier shares her story of relocating to the tropics to build the life and practice she always dreamed of, and how she has learned to simplify her practice style so that it aligned with where she wanted to prioritize her time. We also discussed the importance of creating a solid foundation or business values, taking risks and following your heart, and why you shouldn’t take yourself too seriously.

About Our Guest

Dr. Lise Cloutier, a 1995 graduate of Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College, has been a passionate & dedicated Chiropractor for 26 years. Ten years ago, Lise did the unthinkable or what most people only dream about…Ready for a change and wanting to buy back time with her then 7 & 11 year old sons, she left her successful Ottawa practice behind and relocated to the Turks & Caicos Islands, a place she had fallen in love with on a family vacation. Between her part time practice in a beautiful tropical setting, she’s living her « Rockstar »Life by Design-:)

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RDL #152: Dr. Scott Watier | Find Your Passion Through Action

Does passion for your work come from within, or from your experiences? Dr. Scott Watier shares his story of being in private practice with his wife, what he discovered in chasing success, and why he changed course in his business to find greater personal fulfillment. Dr. Watier also discusses why he is more motivated by focusing on daily action steps and being present, instead of only his long term goals, and why he believes it’s vital to empower ourselves with choices we can control instead of focusing on the limitations around us.  

Dr. Scott Watier is one of the co-creators of Fasting For Life. From 2012 until 2018 he ran and operated his corrective wellness clinic seeing over 2,800 new patients during this time. It was this clinical experience combined with his personal health struggles that motivated him to want to make a bigger impact outside of the four walls of his office. His strength and passion reside in his ability to communicate, educate and empower people in true health principles. He feels one’s personal responsibility and accountability, combined with having the right tools and perspective, can lead to transformational but more importantly generational health.

RDL # 151: Dr. Monique Andrews | Science Is Sexy!

Can neuroscience be sexy? Dr. Monique Andrews thinks so! In this episode we discuss how her studies in neurology led her to a career in Chiropractic that included private practice, becoming teaching faculty, and starting a foundation. We also discussed some of Dr. Andrew’s ideas for working with your spouse, delegating tasks so that you can do more of what you love, and why taking care of ourselves is essential to thriving in business.

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About Our Guest: 

Monique Andrews, MS, DC, DNM is a chiropractor, neuroscientist and award winning speaker who has been teaching about chiropractic, the brain and the mind-body continuum for 20 years. She teaches internationally on topics such as the Neurophysiology of Subluxation, Neurodevelopment of the Pediatric Patient, Applying Polyvagal Theory in Clinical Practice and the connection between Chiropractic and Consciousness. Affectionately known as ‘Dr. Mo’, she is adored by students and docs for her ability to make even the most difficult concepts accessible. She is the CEO of Dr Mo Knows, an interactive Science and Communication Mastery program for chiropractors and chiropractic students. Last year Dr Mo co-founded The PRANA Foundation where she integrates western neuroscience with eastern spiritual practices to serve as a mentor facilitating masterminds and transformative retreats all over the world. Dr Mo’s mission is to help human beings transform through mentorship, education, community & love. Few people possess the expertise, presence and wisdom to make a meaningful impact on humanity. Dr. Mo is a rare gift.

RDL #150: Roberto Monaco | Tell Your Story!

How can sharing stories bring more certainty to your communications? Roberto Monaco is a Master trainer and coach in public speaking and passionate about working with Chiropractors to help them share their message. In this entertaining conversation we discussed the power of storytelling and the biggest communication struggles he observes with his clients. We also talked about reframing negative situations, why anytime is a great time to make a shift in your lifestyle, how to change habits, and how his definition of success has evolved with his career. 

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About Our Guest:Roberto Monaco has been a full-time speaker, coach and trainer since 2002, and has conducted more than 4,500 presentations in America, Canada, Mexico, England, Brazil and Puerto Rico in the areas of public speaking, sales, video marketing, influence and peak performance. Roberto worked for the Anthony Robbins Companies for 6 years and in 2004, 2005, 2006 and in 2007 he was the top producer and revenue generator in the country. In 2005, 2006, 2007 and 2008 Roberto also coached and trained all the other Peak Performance Strategists at The Anthony Robbins Companies. Today, Roberto is the co-founder of InfluenceOlogy, a training and coaching firm that helps sales professionals, leaders and executives to acquire more clients, make more money and advance their mission through the art and science of influence. Connect with Roberto and find out more about his programs at  https://www.influenceology.com/.

RDL #149: Dr. Jennifer Anacker | Learn By DOING!

Does your life or practice feel stagnant? Are you willing to take a risk to try something new? Dr Jennifer Anacker shares her adventures in Chiropractic and how she merged her lifestyle desires with her business goals. From starting as an Associate to now operating two private family wellness practices, her 18 years of experiences, challenges and successes are inspiring. Dr. Anacker discusses her top tips for practice growth, why she believes boredom is destructive and how to turn your greatest challenges into your biggest successes. 

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About Our Guest:

Dr. Jennifer Anacker is a 2002 Palmer College of Chiropractic graduate. She has gone on to start two successful practices in the Boise, Idaho area, where she has been at the forefront of pregnancy and pediatric chiropractic care for the last 18 years. She has been a featured speaker for various chiropractic panels and organizations, as well as an expert guest on podcasts, radio programs, and the nightly news.

RDL #148: Dr Tamara MacIntyre | Trust Your Rebel Heart

Can you embrace being a little rebellious to create the life and  practice you want? In this week’s show Dr. Tamara MacIntyre shares her experiences from private practice, teaching, and being a college administrator and the lessons and gifts in staying curious about personal growth. We also discussed how our ego and work can get intertwined and the importance of making time for the other parts of life that fulfil us so that we can stay grounded and connected to our passion for health care. Gaps in the current clinical education system for Chiropractors, the importance of choosing great mentorship, taking responsibility for your choices, working with your spouse, and so much more rounded out this powerful conversation with an inspiring woman. 

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About Our Guest:

Dr Tamara MacIntyre is both a Chiropractor and a Doctor of Natural Medicine with a Master’s degree in neuroscience.  She is a gifted doctor, educator and mentor known for her power, grace and intelligence.  She is an internationally recognized authority in chiropractic and functional medicine who serves as a clinical consultant for Chiropractors.  She was the former Dean of Clinical Education at an accredited chiropractic college & has been touted as a “clinical genius” in her profession and has been acclaimed as a role model for female practitioners in the field of integrative medicine.  She is the co-founder of The Prana Foundation (www.thepranafoundation.org) offering educational, personal and professional opportunities to health care professionals as well as chiropractic focused clinical and practice ready mentorship programs. 

RDL #147: Dr. Chad Mykietiuk | Be Different, Not Better

How Is Being Different Valuable In Your Practice? In this episode Dr. Chad Mykietiuk shares his ideas on why embracing being distinct is an asset in business, and the importance of an open-minded attitude for professional collaboration and growth. As the President of the Canadian Alliance For Chiropractic he also discussed the value of diversity in the profession, how he maximizes his time, and the gifts of running a private practice with your spouse while also nurturing four young children. 

About Our Guest

Dr. Chad is a chiropractor and a strong advocate of natural, non-invasive healthcare options as a first line of defense in the battle for wellness and improved quality of life. Dr. Chad also believes that achieving true wellness can only happen through a multi-faceted approach; consisting of exercise, proper nutrition, mental health, a healthcare support team and a clearly defined healthcare philosophy. His dedication to the chiropractic profession is steadfast and unwavering, advocating for Canadians of all ages to have access to regular chiropractic care.

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RDL #146: Dr. Kristina Stitcher | Evolving With Your Practice

Are you intentional with how you are designing your life and business? Dr. Kristina Stitcher shares her ideas about staying focused on creating what you want, the importance of delegation and building a support team for your life, and why sometimes timing really is everything! Dr. Stitcher also discusses what helps her rise through challenges, how she manages her time to coach, run a full-time practice and mother 4 children, and the biggest struggle she observes with her clients.  

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About Our Guest:

Dr. Kristina Stitcher is a sought after international speaker, consultant and advocate for family wellness care through chiropractic. Dr. Kristina is the clinic director of Family First Chiropractic in Salt Lake City, Utah and is the chiropractic coach and owner of Practice Evolution, which focuses on creating extraordinary family chiropractors. With her husband Craig, she raises 4 children, all destined to change the world and spread the chiropractic message.

Find out more about the Practice Evolution Program here: http://practiceevolution.com/

Listen to episode #76 with Dr. Devin Vrana: http://mg2.aeb.myftpupload.com/rdl-76-dr-devin-vrana-no-link/

RDL #145: Dr. Derrell Pratt- Blackburn | Diversity Is Good For Our Profession & Our Health!

How can embracing diversity and difference of opinion strengthen us as individuals? Dr. Derrell Pratt-Blackburn shares some of his insight based on recent classes he has taught, along with how it can help liberate our thinking, lower our stress response, and expand our abilities! We also discussed his tips for working with your spouse, what keeps him inspired, and the value of being open, vulnerable and supporting one another professionally. 

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Downloads for this episode:

Using What We Already Know
Biopsychosocial Model
Racism and Health I
Racism and Health II

About Our Guest:

Dr. Derrell Blackburn is a chiropractor, educator, and thought leader on a mission to create a positive impact. In addition to opening and running a high volume, membership-based practice in the S.F. Bay Area, Dr. Blackburn was also a professor at Life Chiropractic College West teaching Embryology, Social Entrepreneurship and Philosophy prior to joining The Joint Corporate as Senior Manager of Chiropractic, in Scottsdale, AZ. Along with his experience in chiropractic and entrepreneurship, Dr. Blackburn also served on multiple boards including the St. Rose Hospital Foundation Board. Dr. Blackburn holds an MBA in Health Administration as well as his Doctorate of Chiropractic from Parker University in Dallas, TX.

RDL # 144: Dr. Richard Ledda | Learn By Doing

How can you learn anything new if you never try? In this episode with Dr. Richard Ledda we talked about embracing fear and leaning into things that scare you in life and business, and how it is integral to our growth! We also discussed the importance of living with a grateful heart and why Dr. Ledda feels inspired to give back to his profession. Dr. Ledda also shared his incredible story of motivation to become a Chiropractor as a teenager, what success means to him, and why he uses failure as feedback to keep moving his life forward. 

Listen to the ChiroInspired podcast here: https://chiroinspired.libsyn.com/

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Resources:

Episode #116: Dr. Stephen Franson http://mg2.aeb.myftpupload.com/rdl-116-dr-stephen-franson-creating-a-remarkable-life-practice/

Episode #106: Dr. Ed Osburn http://mg2.aeb.myftpupload.com/rdl-106-dr-ed-osburn/

About Our Guest:

Dr. Richard Ledda graduated from Northwestern Health Sciences University in December 2015 and joined Norwood Chiropractic Centre in January 2016. He was part of many technique clubs during school and has attended several seminars to continuously grow and learn. His family is a strong driving force for him and he has a passion to help as many people as he can to live better, healthier lives.  He is an award winner and host of The Chiro Inspired Podcast which is focused on inspiring Chiropractors and uniting the profession.  More importantly he is a loving partner, son, brother, uncle, and a dog dad to his puppy Hudson.