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Lectures & Events

Healing Autoimmune Disease Naturally

Holistic Moms Network

Thursday, June 19th, 7:30 - 9:30 PM
Rye Public Library
Rye Free Reading Room
1061 Boston Post Road
Rye, NY 10580

Two of our staff members, Jeffrey C. Kopelson, MD and Tom Petrie, Certified Dietician-Nutritionist, will be speaking about alternative approaches to healing autoimmune disease at the Holistic Moms Network meeting at the above location. If you live in Westchester County, take advantage of this local lecture.

Searching for Answers for Cancer Patients
Part I and Part II

Dr. Schachter was interviewed on internet radio 
Survive and Live Well
a show hosted by Elyn Jacobs

Dr. Schachter was interviewed on December 10th, 2013 and on January 21st, 2014 for parts I and II of an informative discussion starting with the current standard of cancer care all the way to the latest therapies that alternative medicine has to offer. A podcast of Part I can be heard here. A podcast of Part II can be heard here. 

Elyn Jacobs has also summarized both interviews on her website. The summary of Part 1 is here. And Part II can be found here.

Dr. Schachter was also interviewed in June of 2013 on Elyn Jacobs's show, Survive and Live Well. The Ketogenic Diet, as well as Salvestrols was discussed. If you missed this, the podcast is now available here.

An earlier interview by Ms. Jacobs of Dr. Schachter, from December 2012, can be found here.

Searching for Answers for Cancer Patients
Part III

Dr. Schachter was interviewed on internet radio 
Survive and Live Well
a show hosted by Elyn Jacobs

Dr. Schachter was interviewed on February 11th, 2014, for part III of an informative discussion which starts with the current standard of cancer care and then proceeds to the latest therapies that alternative medicine has to offer. See below for info on parts I and II. The podcast for this interview can be heard here.

Elyn Jacobs has written a summary of this interview, which can be seen here.

Searching for Answers for Cancer Patients
Part IV

Dr. Schachter was interviewed on internet radio 
Survive and Live Well
a show hosted by Elyn Jacobs

Dr. Schachter was interviewed on March 25th, 2014, for part IV of this discussion which finalizes Dr. Schachter's views on the current standard of cancer care and the latest therapies that alternative medicine has to offer. A link to the podcast for this interview is here.  See above for info on parts I, II and III. Elyn Jacobs has written a summary of this interview, which can be seen here.

Preventing and Managing
Violent Behavior

Dr. Schachter was interviewed on local cable TV 
Restoring Kids' Health Holistically
part of a series of shows hosted by Gracelyn Guyol

Dr. Schachter was interviewed on June 25 and again on July 2, discussing holistic, non-pharmaceutical alternatives which may help to alleviate the violent behavior exhibited by many young people today. Our news continues to be full of shocking incidents committed by children and teens, despite their being on prescribed meds. Dr. Schachter explained how making healthy changes in diet and balancing neurotransmitters through nutritional supplementation can bring vast improvement in childhood and young adult behavior.

The Schachter Center now has both DVDs of Dr. Schachter's two-show interview: Managing & Preventing Violent Behavior, Part 1 (June 25, 2013) and Managing & Preventing Violent Behavior, Part 2 (July 2, 2013), both available for purchase. (Other DVDs by Dr. Schachter are also available. See the list here.)

Gracelyn Guyol's press release for this show follows:

Press Release Submitted by Gracelyn Guyol:

Psychiatrist Offers Ways to Reduce Violent Behavior in Kids

Stonington, CT --While global media focused on potential gun legislation following the Newtown school shootings, author and cable TV producer Gracelyn Guyol began a new 13 show series of 55 minute interviews with medical practitioners on Restoring Kids Health Holistically, including seven episodes about effective, drug-free methods for treating violence and other mental disorders in children.

Two interviews of Michael B. Schachter, MD, on Preventing and Managing Violent Behavior will air June 25 and July 2, at 9 PM EST, on Comcast Channel 12. Dr. Schachter is a board certified psychiatrist, former president of the American College for Advancement in Medicine, and director of the Schachter Center for Complementary Medicine in Suffern, NY. He has treated mental illness for 30 years using nutritional, orthomolecular and environmental medicine before resorting to psychiatric drugs.

On June 25th, Dr Schachter explains why he treats integratively, beginning with what school shooters and many mass murderers have in common: use of SSRIs (selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors), a group of antidepressants known to trigger mania, psychosis, hostility, aggression, and suicide. Despite FDA "Black Box" warnings to this effect on all SSRIs, roughly 250 million prescriptions are filled each year due to pharmaceutical industry's influence over the American Medical Association and most physicians' education.

The second interview of Dr. Schachter, airing July 2, outlines a holistic, drug-free approach. Why a nutrient-dense, healthy diet is necessary for emotional balance. How lack of sleep, excess sugar, junk food and gluten intolerance or other allergies contribute to violence. Studies are introduced demonstrating how daily vitamin and mineral supplements reduce juvenile delinquency and that just one elevated toxin in children - lead - correlates with later criminality, making detoxification crucial to recovery. He explains the relationship between increased violence in kids and their high "body burden" of toxins from too many vaccines, chemicals, and environmental pollutants interfering with gene functions, and offers steps toward reversing this sad trend.

 

Check Here Often for Upcoming Media Appearances, Lectures, and other Center Events

Dr. Schachter and other members of our clinical staff often present lectures for the general public, as well as appear at various events where they discuss the latest advances in alternative medicine. Some important topics include:

 
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Alternative cancer care

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Cancer of the breast and prostate

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ADD, ADHD, Autism

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Alternative approaches to mental illness

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How nutritional supplements can balance body chemistry

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Women's health issues

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Maintaining our youth as we age 

 


A frequent lecturer to both professionals and the public, Dr. Schachter is often a guest on radio and television, speaking about the latest advances in alternative and complementary medicine. For information about availability, please call the office at 845-368-4700.