Sometimes mental health issues can't be fixed despite extensive therapy. In times like these, it's important not to discount a biological condition as the root cause. This 1st edition quick start guide can put simple tools and information in the hands of the modern therapist to help decide when and how to send people for a further diagnostic workup. I truly believe that this guide, in the hand of enough therapists, can change many lives that would otherwise continue to suffer.
McCall McPherson is a licensed and nationally certified Physician Assistant with prescriptive authority. She graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelors Degree from Texas State University in Psychology in San Marcos, Texas. She then went on to earn a Master’s Degree as well as an additional Bachelor’s degree in Physician Assistant Studies at Mercy College in New York. In 2012, after seeing limited results while practicing traditional allopathic psychiatry, she began her pursuit of integrative and functional psychiatry. as years passed she has slowly expanded her practice to include treatment of a full scope of functional medicine. She frequently treats thyroid dysfunction, gut health, fatigue, hormonal issues including hormone replacement for both females and males, and chronic health struggles that have been unresolved in traditional medicine to mention a few. She has received training through numerous IMMH (Integrative Medicine for Mental Health) conferences and began her certification from the prestigious Institute for Functional Medicine in 2015. McCall currently resides in Austin, Texas with her husband, daughters and dog. In her free time she enjoys running, live music, yoga, hiking and camping.