Christina Bjorndal, ND

Address:

#200-6650 177th ST NW
Edmonton, AB T5T 4J5

Phone: 587-521-3595
Email: admin@naturalterrain.com
Type of Practice: Mental Health
Education/Professional Associations:
  • Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors
  • Alberta Association of Naturopathic Doctors

Biography

Dr. Christina Bjorndal, B.Comm, ND, graduated from UBC in 1990 with Bachelor of Commerce Degree with honours. She was Valedictorian of her graduating class. She completed her Doctorate in naturopathic medicine from the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine in 2005. She is one of the only licensed NDs in Canada who is considered an authority in the treatment of mental illnesses such as depression, anxiety, bipolar disorders and eating disorders. A gifted speaker and writer, she has shared her personal story and philosophy of wellness with audiences across North America and has appeared on many health summits and radio shows such as The Jenny McCarthy Show, and a the docuseries “Interconnected”. She is recognized as one of the top NDs to follow by two independent organizations. Dr. Chris has helped many patients navigate through labels and stigma towards physical, mental, emotional and spiritual wellbeing. Having overcome many challenges in the sphere of mental health, Dr. Chris is especially exceptional about sharing her motivational speeches about how to overcome barriers in life and to encourage others to achieve their full potential. She loves her work and balances it with a full, active lifestyle with her husband and son. She has authored three books on mental health and developed a 10-week course and in-person retreat focused on mental health.


Contributions to Orthomolecular Medicine

  • Speaker for the Mental Health Regained Public Forum – 2010, 2012, 2014, 2015
  • Speaker for the Brain Solutions Conference in Vancouver – 2013
  • Panelist at the ‘Masks of Madness’ documentary screenings in Vancouver & Calgary – 2012, 2013

Publications

Beyond the Label: 10 Steps to Improve your Mental Health with Naturopathic Medicine (Natural Terrain, 2017)

The Essential Diet: Eating for Mental Health (Natural Terrain, 2017)

Moving Beyond: A Journal into Self-Discovery (First Choice Books, 2015)