Amber Krogsrud is in her final year as a Naturopathic medical student and owner at Thrive + Well, a brand devoted to helping stressed, busy professionals to recharge health, so they can enrich the world through their successful work. She is passionate about helping others learn to better process or alleviate emotional or physical stress, while supporting the body to heal itself through holistic treatment protocols.
Amber obtained a Bachelors Degree in Biology at North Dakota State University in Fargo, ND before attending medical school in Seattle, WA in 2013, where she completed the bulk of her medical training. She had special clinical experience managing oncology patients and working with patients with neurocognitive diseases such as Parkinson's. She graduates as a Naturopathic Doctor June 2018 and plans to practice within the greater San Diego or Los Angeles area. Her main focuses as she works with patients in Bastyr University Clinic in San Diego are on gastrointestinal symptoms, anxiety and depression, fatigue and stress, anti-aging and cancer prevention. She uses robust nutritional counseling, targeted supplementation, IV and injection therapy and other modalities to address these concerns. You can follow her journey atwww.thrivepluswell.com and on IG at @thrivepluswell.
Dr. Kassia Wosick is a professor of Sociology at El Camino College and a research affiliate with New Mexico State University. Her academic research focuses primarily on various aspects of sexualities and intimate relationships. Her book, Sex, Love and Fidelity: A Study of Contemporary Romantic Relationships, draws on over 2,000 surveys and 75 interviews with nonmonogamists, monogamists, and polyamorists to examine the importance of fidelity in contemporary romantic relationships. She is currently examining women’s sexual agency, particularly in terms of women as consumers in the sex industry. Dr. Wosick often speaks at local and national events, classes, organizations, and community gatherings on the subjects of Safer Sex, the Kama Sutra, Sexual Pleasure, and Sex Positivity.