J. David Forbes, M.D., ABIHM, ABoIM, is a Medical Physician in Internal Medicine, Counselor, Educator, and Keynote Speaker. He is Past-President of the Academy of Integrated Health and Medicine (AIHM.org), the Founder of Nashville Integrated Medicine, a Founding Diplomat of the American Board of Integrative Holistic Medicine (ABIHM, now ceased), and Board-Certified well as in Integrative Medicine from the American Board of Integrated Medicine (ABoIM). He has over 25 years’ experience in the fields of trauma/addiction counseling, emotional process work, and meditation practice and training. Dr. Forbes’s passion is re-establishing the importance of body-centered processes in healing. He has led emotional process healing retreats for over 20 years and is a frequent keynote speaker on emotional trauma and addiction/recovery work.