David I. Levy MD - Neurosurgeon, Author
Parent Webinar: Maximize Your Brain
Dr. David I. Levy is a neurosurgeon who specialized in minimally-invasive brain surgery. For more than 20 years he performed high-risk surgery on brain vessels without opening the head.
As a Clinical Professor of Neurosurgery at University of California, San Diego, his passion for public speaking prompted him to share his fascination with neuroscience and spiritual truth. Dr. Levy brilliantly links neuroscience to God’s wisdom and power.
Author of the book, “Gray Matter: a neurosurgeon discovers the power of prayer…one patient at a time,” which details the dramatic intersection of medicine and faith, and the power of forgiveness.
Ann Steel, MD, LMHC
Parent Webinar: Teens and Screens – Tips for Parents
Dr. Ann Steel has worked with parents, families and youth for over 30 years as a family physician, an educator, and currently as a licensed mental health counselor in private practice. For the past eight years she has specialized in issues related to internet and video game use and spent three years as a therapist and assessment and diagnostic specialist at reSTART Life in Fall City, WA. This was the first center in the nation to treat young adults with gaming addiction in a holistic residential setting. Dr. Steel has appeared on television, radio, and as a speaker in a variety of settings including national conferences, parent groups, counselor training, school districts, and community programs. She is passionate about helping families find a healthy balance between the real and the virtual world.
Visit website - http://www.steelcounseling.com
Christie Walsh - President of Real Battle Ministries
Student Seminar: Digital Vortex Survival Guide: Behaviors, Digital Media, and the Brain.
Christie Walsh is the Director of Development for Real Battle Ministries. She is a graduate of UCSD with a BA in Economics. As a Management Analyst for one of the largest healthcare providers in Southern California, she has found great satisfaction in finding solutions in healthcare delivery. After spending 10 years dedicated to studying the problems associated with digital media overuse and finding solutions for her family, she realized that this is an issue which is affecting the best and the brightest of our youth, is a worldwide phenomenon, spans every age group, and must be made known. Christie, together with Julie Doan and Real Battle Ministries, has developed curriculum to educate and empower people to help win the Real Battle of digital media overuse.
Visit Website - https://www.getunpluggedllc.com
Campers will have the incredible opportunity to sit under the teaching of world thought leaders and professionals in their fields. All of the teachers are Christians with strong convictions to help educate the youth of today about the battle over their minds. All of them have given a large part of their lives to this cause! It is an honor to partner with them in this adventure! Parents will receive their books upon registration!
Victoria L. Dunckley, MD,
Parent Webinar: The Brain Liberated
A California native, Dr. Dunckley graduated cum laude with a biology degree at the University of California San Diego, and received her Medical Doctorate at Albany Medical College. In the past ten years, her book, “Reset Your Child’s Brain”, and Reset program has helped more than five hundred children, teens, and young adults who failed to respond to conventional treatment alone. This enabled them to reduce or end meltdowns, improve their school grades, and boost social skills by reversing the effects of electronic screen-time.
She is an award-winning integrative psychiatrist who has appeared as a mental health expert on such media outlets as the TODAY show, NBC Nightly News, and the Investigation Discovery network. She lives and practices in Los Angeles, CA.
Visit Website - https://drdunckley.com
Julie Doan, RN, Certified Life Coach
Julie Doan is a registered nurse who has an interest in child development, neuroscience, and digital media addictions. She is the founder of Real Battle Ministries. She is married to Dr. Andrew Doan. Dr. Andrew and Julie Doan research digital media addictions and methods to help families thrive by overcoming digital media overuse. She and her husband founded Real Battle Ministries and have given talks around the world about the problems associated with digital media overuse. She is a highly-demanded speaker with near-perfect 5-star Verified Reviews®. Dr. Andrew & Julie Doan have over 95,000 followers on Facebook. They also have over 550,000 followers on their Christian Recovery Resource Facebook page where they evangelize, teach, and share about the consequences of excessive digital media use. Julie is the mother of two college students and one pre-teen girl.
Visit Website - https://www.facebook.com/ChristianRecoveryResources/
Cris Rowan, BScOT, BScBi, SIPT CEO Sunshine Coast Occupational Therapy Inc. and Zone’in Programs Inc.
Student Seminar:Teen Tech Talk
Parent Webinar: Webinar: Disconnect to Reconnect
Cris Rowan is a pediatric occupational therapist, biologist, renowned author of the book “Virtual Child”, and international speaker passionate about changing the ways in which children use technology. Cris’s concept "Balanced Technology Management" urges more engagement in four critical factors for development and learning: movement, touch, human connection, and nature. Citing over 300 research studies showing technology’s detrimental impact on children in four domains – physical, mental, social, and cognitive - Cris poses the question, “Are the ways in which we are raising and educating children with technology sustainable?” Cris is CEO of Zone’in Programs Inc., offering workshops, programs, training, and consultation services to parents, health professionals, and educators world wide.
Visit Website - http://movingtolearn.ca/about
Opal Singleton - President and CEO of Million Kids
Student Seminar: The Love Trap
Parent Webinar: Webinar: Seduced: The Grooming of America's Teenagers
Opal Singleton is the President and CEO of Million Kids and serves as the Training and Outreach Coordinator for the Riverside County Anti-Human Trafficking Task Force. She has trained more than 250,000 government and individual leaders about labor trafficking, child sex trafficking, sextortion, child pornography, and social media exploitation. She often
appears on television and radio talk shows across the United States.
Opal is the author of “Seduced: The Grooming of America’s Teenagers,” and “Societal Shift: A world without borders… a home without walls”. She hosts two weekly radio shows. KTIE 590 AM broadcasts “Exploited: Crimes and Technology” throughout Southern California. “Exploited: Crimes against Humanity” is a weekly global internet human exploitation
training program that broadcasts through Voice America to more than
Visit Website - https://www.millionkids.org