Dr. Kirsten K. Shepard (LMT, DC) is the Founder and CEO of TrueStopper’s, a hemp-based solution to pain management and recovery that promotes whole body wellness. For more than 15 years, she has established integrated practices that combine medical, chiropractic, acupuncture and physical therapy approaches to whole body care, including the opening of clinics across Texas and in Los Angeles.
Dr. Kirsten Shepard started exploring the powerful healing capabilities of CBD in 2015 after her father was diagnosed with Mesothelioma and she witnessed, first-hand, the damaging effects of chemotherapy and radiation. This journey led to the creation of TrueStoppers, an innovative line of hemp-based salves, roll-ons and extracts that are scientifically-proven, triple lab-tested, natural and non-addictive.
Dr. Kirsten Shepard is an expert in her field; she has led educational sessions with other medical professionals and been recognized by notable leaders across health and fitness communities. She has been selected as a Profile of Prominence award recipient in Health Professions by the Texas legislature and received a Special Congressional Recognition from a Texas United States Senator.
She is a Cannabis advocate and an active member of Texas NORML, the Minority Cannabis Business Association, National Cannabis Industry Association and the Drug Policy Alliance.
Additional industry affiliations include membership with California Chiropractic Association, Texas Chiropractic Association, American Chiropractic Association, Holistic Pediatric Association, Bipolar Foundation of Central Texas, International Chiropractic Pediatric Association, and League of Chiropractic Women, among others.