:: Functional Emotional Fitness™ Practitioners


Karl Monger

Karl Monger

Executive Director | GallantFew, Inc.
Roanoke, TX
Karl Monger is an expert in military veteran transition.  His practice is build on decades of lessons learned in his own transition and in helping other veterans.  Karl is the Founder and Executive Director of GallantFew, Inc., a nonprofit helping military veterans transition from active duty to civilian lives of hope and purpose.  He is a retired reserves US Army Major who served in infantry and Ranger assignments.  He has...

Elizabeth Kahn

Elizabeth Kahn

Behavioral Scientist and Emotional Wellness Partner | Emotional Tools for Life
Cary, NC
"Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day, show a man how to fish and you have fed him for a lifetime.”  This popular saying best describes the approach that Liz has when working with individuals and groups.  After nearly two decades of diligent work in the field of behavioral science, Liz Kahn, MA, CBC, has incorporated Burris Method as the primary means of supporting individuals in overcoming challenges of the past...

Kelly Burris, PhD, MBC

Kelly Burris, PhD, MBC

CEO | Burris Institute
Los Angeles, CA
With over 150 medical references Functional Emotional Fitness™ represents a scientific breakthrough in mental health, and it has done this without meds, labels or personal history. Kelly has accomplished this by defining ‘Normal’ in an industry, which only defines broken or disordered. Without a definition of “Normal,” virtually anyone on the planet is open to diagnosis of a disorder and subject to endless harmful...

Ben Green

Ben Green

Life Consultant and Coach | Personal Synergetics
Hendersonville, NC
Benjamin (B.C.) Green is an accomplished teacher and life coach that believes in the miracles of the true life experience. He is the creator of Personal Synergetics an author, artist, and inspirational speaker.  Specializing in supporting people of all ages to discover their true potential and calling in life. He has assisted men and women and teens find balance within their thoughts and emotions to realize their goals, and to live the live...

Engris Alvarado

Engris Alvarado

Wellness Coach | Your Fat Loss Coach

Carol Strom

Carol Strom

Fitness Trainer | www.lasvegaspersonaltrainers.com
Hello, This is the real me, Carol Strom and my April 24, 2020 updated qualifications for providing professional online counseling and accountability for relationship, health, wealth and self esteem goals. Berkshire Hathaway Realtor, Nevada founding broker team 2017-2019. Part-time Professional tutor for Elementary Grades 1-3 learning English as a second language, CCSD Nevada 2014. Fitness America pageant judge (ESPN) since 2010. DietMaster Pro...

Bryce Mahoney

Bryce Mahoney

Operations | GallantFew
Raleigh, NC
Virginia native living in Raleigh, NC. Avid outdoorsman and conservationist, I enjoy spending time with other like-minded individuals, constantly learning, growing in my faith, and striving to be better than I was yesterday. Mental Fitness is key to a successful transition for veterans, and Burris Functional Emotional Fitness Training has been the best source of growth for me personally. At GallantFew, we live and teach the Fitness STAR(...

Paula Morgan

Paula Morgan

Military Veteran Counselor | GallantFew, Inc.
Paula Morgan is a woman veteran who began volunteering with GallantFew, Inc. in 2019 to begin coaching women veteran regarding suicide, depression, PTSD, and transition difficulties to include homelessness. As a part of continuing services, veterans are coached through this program at no charge. She shares her experiences through podcasts, business luncheons, and other speaking engagements. Paula began her military journey upon graduating high...

Deron Pullins

Deron Pullins

Personal Development & Performance Coaching | Positive Angle Coaching & Consulting
San Ramon, CA
Deron Pullins is the founder of Positive Angle Coaching and Consulting, Inc. where he provides empowering, practical, and deeply engaging coaching that helps develop men and women into gamechangers. Deron’s diverse background and experience spans over 20 years in workforce education and development, project management, officiating women’s college basketball, men’s college lacrosse, and military service in the U.S. Navy....

Nina Desjardins

Nina Desjardins

Psychiatrist | N. L. Desjardins Medicine Professional Corporation
London, ON
I am a proud Canadian currently based out of London, Ontario. I have been a practicing psychiatrist for 18 years and have expertise in Indigenous mental health, Cannabinoid medicine, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, and Mindfulness. I believe curiosity, creativity, and self-compassion are crucial to recovery from any emotional difficulty. My aim is to empower these attitudes in those I work with and prefer “Skills before Pills.” My...