Author of The Dirt Cure: Growing Healthy Kids with Food Straight from Soil
The Dirt Cure: How to Heal Children From Chronic Illness
Chronic illness has become the new normal for children, but it doesn’t have to be. Through their exposures to germs and microbes, eating fresh food from healthy soil, and spending time in nature, it’s possible to reverse and even prevent common childhood ailments. Join Dr. Maya Shetreat-Klein, an integrative pediatric neurologist and herbalist, to learn practical ways to keep children healthy and happy.
About the Speaker:
Maya Shetreat-Klein, M.D. is a neurologist, herbalist, urban farmer, and author of The Dirt Cure: Healthy Food, Healthy Gut, Happy Child (Simon and Schuster, 2016), which has been translated into ten languages. She has been featured in the New York Times, The Telegraph, NPR, Sky News, The Dr. Oz Show and many more. Board certified in adult and child neurology as well as pediatrics, Dr. Maya completed the University of Arizona’s Fellowship in Integrative Medicine, and now serves on their faculty. She works and studies with indigenous communities and healers in Ecuador. In her book and her practice, she offers an integrative and spiritual approach to allow moving beyond chronic health problems in children and adults. She also founded the Terrain Institute, where she teaches Terrain Medicine™, an earth-based program for transformational healing.