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.