MEET DR. TERESA CARLSON:
Dr. Teresa Carlson, a Rocky Mountain native, practices in Parker and Aurora, Colorado at Colorado Cataract & Laser, The Center for EyeCare Excellence. She continues to incorporate alternative and more natural perspectives into her practices. Dr. Carlson graduated Magna Cum Laude with her Bachelor of Science in Zoology/Physiology from the University of Wyoming in 1996 after completing a concurrent Honors research program for the fight against cancer.
She completed her Doctor of Optometry, Magna Cum Laude, at the University of Houston College of Optometry in 2000 at which time she received the prestigious Dr. Robert Zipper leadership Award given to one student from the Class of 2000 for a combination of 4 years of high academic achievement for graduate-level studies, compassion, and clinical excellence. She had the honor of completing rotations at the Baylor College of Medicine, University of Texas Medical School at Hermann Eye Hospital, The University of Houston Medical Eye Service and Neuro-Ophthalmology, and The Laser Center of Houston. In 2013, Dr. Carlson was named a Diplomate, American Board of Optometry after completion of the Board Certification Examination.
ATTEND our Stress and Weight Loss Seminar on Thursday night at 6:00 pm and receive a free Contour Body Wrap. This Seminar is for those who want to have a mind/body transformation, loose weight and create new healthy habits….for life!
THE RELATIONASHIP BETWEEN STRESS AND THE QUANTUM WEIGHT LOSS PROGRAM
Dr. Debrah Zepf will surprise and educate you on the connection between poor health and stress. She will inform you what you can do to live a healthier life from the inside out AND why you should really “Just Do It”
- To educate attendees on how every day affects our mind/body/spirit
- To introduce attendees what are today’s diminishing health issues and stress challenges
- To identify specific lifestyles to live a happy, healthy life
- Condition and Environment affect healing
- To introduced the QWLP and how it works
ATTEND THIS FREE SEMINAR AND
RECEIVE A FREE CONTOUR BODY WRAP
You must register to attend.
15530 E. Broncos Parkway, Suite 320
The following workshops have been designed to complement our Quantum Weight Loss Program (QWLP).
For those registered and participating in our QWLP, the first 12 workshops are FREE and you are welcome to bring a friend to the Nutrition Workshops as your guest.
8/14 – Understanding the Neurotransmitters and Hormones that Affect Weight
How hormones and neurotransmitters affect weight control. By understanding how these hormones and neurotransmitters operate, you can work with them to burn body fat and control your weight.
8/21 – How GLA & CLA Affect Weight Loss
How Gamma-Linolenic Acid (GLA) and Conjugated Linoleic Acid (CLA) affect weight loss. These are two essential fats that you can use for weight loss.
8/28 – Recognizing Hidden Thyroid Problems
How to recognize hidden thyroid problems and how they can affect weight loss.
9/4 – The Importance of Water
The importance of water and how it relates to weight loss.
9/11 – Exercise and Weight Loss
Increasing the physical activity in your life is one of the most important changes you can make to ensure long-term weight loss and control of your weight regulator.
9/18 - Understanding the Body – The Acid / Alkaline Balance
• What is the Acid / Alkaline Balance?
• Acid / Alkaline Forming Minerals
• Symptoms of Excess Acid Waste
• Alkaline Forming Foods
• Acid Forming Foods
• Ways to Alkalize the System
9/25 - Oxygenating the Body — The Lymphatic System
• What is the Lymphatic System?
• How to activate the Lymphatic System.
• The role the Lymphatic System plays in our health.
• Rebound exercise
10/2 - Detoxifying the Body
• The Importance of Internal Cleansing
• How do I know if I need to Cleanse?
• Common Causes of Toxicity
• Benefits of Herbs
10/9 - Feed the Body–Body Chemistry
• Why Insulin is Important
• How Insulin Works in the Body
• Insulin and Exercise
• The Glycemic Index
10/16 – Dispelling the Myths—Protein
• Why is protein so important?
• How much protein do we need?
• What are amino acids?
• What is glucagon?
10/23 – Sugar Awareness – Hypoglycemia & Diabetes
Many of the things you eat have hidden sugars in them and many of the foods you eat (starches and carbohydrates) break down into sugar. Hypoglycemia and diabetes are on the rise in our culture. About 120 million Americans have hypoglycemia, and diabetes affects about 1 out of every 7 people. So sugar awareness is very important.
10/30 – The Benefits of a High Fiber Diet
• What Fiber Is
• The Amount of Fiber We Need Daily
• The Role Fiber Plays in the Body
11/6 - The Immune Systemʼs Role in Weight Loss
• Understanding the Immune Response
• Food Intolerance
• How Food Sensitivities Can Cause Weight Gain
• Why Your Blood Type is Important
• How Wheat Gluten Affects Weight Loss
• Blood Type and Weight Loss
• Signs of Food Sensitivities
• Fat-Creating Cycle of Reactive Foods
• ALCAT Test
11/13 – Changing Belief Systems — Emotions & Health
The importance of dealing with anxiety and stress and how this affects weight loss.
• Basics of Emotions and Health
• What is Anxiety and Stress
• The Nervous System
• Emotions and Food Choices
• Light and Sound Technology
11/20 – Fats Your Body Needs – Essential Fatty Acids/Oils
Fatty acids are essential for the bodyʼs cells to function normally and stay alive. The cell membranes allow passage of necessary minerals and molecules in and out of the cells. Healthy cell membranes discourage dangerous chemicals and organisms like bacteria, viruses, molds and parasites from entering the cell.
12/4 – Reversing the Aging Process
• Basic Nutrition for Older Adults
• Oxygen Therapy
• COQ10 & SOD
• Hydrogenated Fats
12/11 – Metabolism
Understanding your bodyʼs metabolism. Everyoneʼs metabolism is different — dependent upon your lifestyle, activity level, and food choices. This class will point out some things you can do to get (and keep) your metabolism in balance.
12/18 – Plateaus
Understanding and breaking through plateaus…thosetimes when you just donʼt seem to be losing weight.
1/8 – Balanced Eating
What a balanced meal is and some options for balancing your meals. However, it is important to note that a correctly balanced meal will vary from person to person depending on body size, metabolism, and level of activity.
1/15 – How Stress Affects Weight Loss
Stress is an unavoidable part of many peoplesʼ lives. Commuting to work, being at work, deadlines at work, and even the home environment can all create stress. It is not the actual stress that creates problems, itʼs how one handles the stress. Therefore, itʼs important to learn how to help your body ward off stress through listening to ZenFrames sessions, relaxation, deep breathing, exercise, and through getting the proper nutrients.