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RDL #140: Dr. Paul Reed | The Journey Is The Joy

Can You Be Rigid, Yet Flexible? In this conversation with Dr. Paul Reed we discuss why he believes being self aware and congruent with your values is paramount to success, but how he has learned that adaptability to change is also key! In the 22 years since he graduated he has built multiple practices, expanded his business, coached, and created a massive event for Chiropractors while staying anchored to his family and working through many obstacles. Listen, learn & get inspired!

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About Our Guest:

Dr. Paul Reed has been serving the families of Greater Clark County since 1998. In 2008 Dr. Reed opened is 2nd location. This has been follow by two more in 2015. In December 2019 his clinics were acquired by a larger group, and he is now a practice development coach for them overseeing a large territory in Western Washington.

Dr. Reed, his wife of 26 years, and their two children live the Above-Down-Inside-Out lifestyle. Dr. Reed feels that it is essential to walk this walk, in order to have the practice of your dreams. This blessing has enabled him to bring this message to the chiropractic community through coaching and seminars, helping other chiropractors and their teams reach their inborn God-given talents to become all that he has called them to be.

In 2011 Dr. Reed began and hosted ChiroFEST! Which, to date, has become one of the Chiropractic’s biggest philosophy gatherings in service to chiropractic by: “Honoring our past and preserving our future”! We average 600 attendees, 48 exhibitors and 24 speakers.

Find Out More About Chirofest: https://chirofest.org/

RDL #139: Dr. Amy Spoelstra | FOCUS On Brain Development and Building a Business Around Your Values

Are you Focused? In this week’s show Dr. Amy Spoelstra discusses how she creates the life and practice of her dreams by aligning with her personal values, continuously learning, and accepting the seasons in life and business. We also discussed why she believes focusing on brain development in her practice has been a key to her success, and her passion for teaching doctors through her FOCUS program. Dr. Spoelstra also shares her personal story and family connection with the clinical work she loves, her best tips for working with your spouse, and what keeps her inspired.

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About Our Guest:

Dr. Amy and her husband David live in Coeur d’Alene with their beautiful daughter, Meela, and chocolate lab, Izzy. They opened Spoelstra Family Chiropractic in April of 2008 after moving from South Carolina where she graduated cum laude from Sherman College of Chiropractic. She and her family love travel and experiencing new cultures! Her favorite things are exploring new places with her family, learning about different cultures and people, yoga, a good cup of coffee and to study….seriously, she loves to study! She is also the founder of the FOCUS program and Neuro-Deflective Retraining Method ™, FOCUS educational seminars for chiropractors, FOCUS Academy ™ and the Brain Blossom Program ™. She opened the FOCUS program within her practice in 2011 and has been helping children and adults with neurodevelopmental disorders in the northwest area ever since. She is the founder of FOCUS Educational Services, where she trains and consults other doctors around the country in the FOCUS model and how to lead with brain development to make the case for chiropractic. Dr. Amy is the co-founder of Navigate Your Healing, LLC which is an online platform designed to help parents and families who are affected by ASD and other neurodevelopmental disorders navigate the overwhelming and often isolating world of healing and living life with children with developmental challenges. She feels an enormous amount of gratitude to be able to live this life of purpose and love with her family. Connect with her at https://dramyspoelstra.com/

RDL #138: Dr. Brian Ferguson | Elevate Yourself & Your Profession!

What can you do to elevate the profession? Dr. Brian Ferguson shares his ideas from 27 years in practice, and why he believes staying inquisitive has been one of the secrets of his success – he even started asking questions during our interview! A strong team leader, Dr. Ferguson also discusses some of the key ways he has shaped an engaged and committed team within his practice, and why he decided to get involved in local and national Chiropractic organizations. 

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About Our Guest:

Dr. Brian Ferguson has been in private practice for 27 years and prides himself on offering his community solutions to health problems and fostering health promotion with an emphasis on Chiropractic care. In addition to his private practice he serves as Secretary on the Canadian National Alliance For Chiropractic, and lives a healthy active life with his wife Barb and their two Bernese Mountain Dogs.

Confidence & Clarity – Do You Have It?

I had a great conversation with Dr. Kristina Stitcher, you’ll have to wait to hear the entire episode, but check out this quick video where we discussed the best way to increase your confidence and clarity.

Hint: it starts with DOING not just dreaming.

RDL #137: Dr. Hollen Meyer | Get Off Your Island!

What’s holding you back from sharing your message of health? In this honest conversation with Dr. Hollen Meyer we discuss how life’s unexpected challenges can launch you into a new direction and reignite your purpose and vision. Dr. Meyer also shares her three tips to increase your visibility on social media and television, and how to break past the fear that may be holding you back from engaging in it. Dr. Meyer also shares how her strong faith, surrounding herself with great people and investing in coaching has helped her succeed in life and business. 

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About Our Guest:

Dr. Hollen Meyer has experienced many roles in chiropractic for over 20 years. She has taken her skills and expertise of networking, creating connections, and increasing visibility to help other doctors do the same.  As the founder of the ‘Wellness Dr Network,’ she is determined to “bridge the gap in healthcare” and she IS the catalyst!  She has been interviewed many times on CBS and featured in many magazines.  Dr. Meyer is married and currently expecting her first child April 2020.  




RDL #136: Dr. Matt Bradbury | Show Up & Be Yourself!

What’s a simple way to grow your practice and have fun in the process? Dr. Matt Bradbury shares his ideas and why he believes that the easiest thing to do is just be yourself! We also discussed his favourite Instagram tips, his path to owning his own practice after working as an associate, and how he manages to focus on fatherhood, provide fitness training for dads and run his practice while staying happy and healthy. 

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About Our Guest:

Dr. Matt Bradbury is a Father, Husband and Family Chiropractor.  He has loved the Chiropractic lifestyle and it’s principles since he was first exposed to Chiropractic as a teenager.  He enjoys adventuring with his kids (2 and soon to be 3 in the next month), Weightlifting and CrossFit.  

And he is passionate about sharing the health message through social media, his practice and the Dad Garage Fit Club.

RDL #135: How Are You Going to Rock 2020? Ten Guests Share What They Learned Last Year

What did you learn in 2019, and how are you setting yourself up to rock 2020? Dr. Melissa Longo posed these questions to some of our favourite previous guests on the show and you will love their answers! Relationship tips, team strategies, habits to let go of, business stats to track, and so much wisdom and life lessons are shared by this group of Doctors. Tune in, get inspired, and set yourself up for success this year ahead.  

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Find out more about our guests:

Dr. David Fletcher: https://insightcla.com/about/ 

Dr. Devin Vrana: https://www.devinvrana.com/

Dr. Tracy Wilson: https://createyourwellness.com/

Dr. Jennifer Rozenhart: https://www.rozenhartchiro.com/us/

Dr. Stephen Franson: https://theremarkablepractice.com/

Dr. Janice Hughes: https://www.drjanicehughes.com/

Dr. Aura Tovar: https://www.dr-aura.com/

Dr. Dani Bai: https://closeforchiro.com/braintrust/

Dr. Ali Miller: https://www.familyhealthchiropractic.ca/ 

Dr. Tom Preston: https://fullcirclecoachingandconsulting.com/

Dr. Shawn Powers: https://drshawnpowers.com/