Dr. Achina Stein
Psychiatric Manifestations of Autoimmune Disorders
In this presentation, Dr. Stein educates on the often-overlooked connections between autoimmune disease and symptoms related to mental & emotional health – such as depression, anxiety, OCD, and bipolar disorder. You’ll learn about several specific AI conditions, possible mechanisms behind these challenges, and ways to investigate root causes effectively. Dr. Stein also shares important information on the gut-brain-autoimmune connection that would benefit anyone looking to optimize their mental health.
- The psychiatric symptoms that can accompany autoimmune disorders
- The three root causes that lead to autoimmunity
- What raises your index of suspicious of having an autoimmune disorder
- What you can do to reverse these symptoms if you catch early enough or reduce the burden to your body.
Dr. Achina Stein
Dr. Achina Stein is a board-certified psychiatrist and has been in practice for 25 plus years. Propelled by her son’s health crisis in 2010, she found functional medicine which resolved all his mental health problems as well as her own. She has Hashimoto’s hypothyroidism and growing up watched her mother suffer from severe rheumatoid arthritis.
She has a busy private practice in Rhode Island where she sees patients for functional medicine and psychotherapy.
She is a certified practitioner of the Institute for Functional Medicine, a Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association and was awarded the Exemplary Psychiatrist Award by NAMI-Rhode Island in 2008. She is a former Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior of The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University.
Dr. Stein is author of What If It’s NOT Depression? Your Guide to Finding Answers and Solutions. She offers an online mental health coaching bootcamp as a companion program to her book to find root causes, provides alternatives to medications for people with chronic mild to moderate anxiety and depression-like symptoms that do not respond to antidepressant medications, and prepares the body for tapering of medication if appropriate and desired. She enjoys playing ultimate frisbee, singing and gardening.
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Michael Roesslein is a co-founder of Rebel Health Tribe, a certified Functional Diagnostic Nutrition Practitioner, CHEK Holistic Lifestyle Coach and holds a Master’s Degree in Exercise Science & Health Promotion. He has spent the last 10 years as a trainer, coach, educator, and speaker at several national conferences and summits.