Episode 17: How to take your power back in the doctor’s office featuring Christie VanHorne


Dismissed, misdiagnosed, ignored—in the current healthcare system, women and marginalized people often suffer most. Today we say: no more. We collaborated with badass woman, patient educator and CEO of CVH Consulting Christie VanHorne to bring you tips for owning your power in the doctor’s office. From how to find the right provider to how to activate your voice once in their office, we hope you come away with the practical tools you need to get the care you deserve.

Resources + links

Listen to Episode 9 to hear about Britt Julious’ long journey to a diagnosis for endometriosis.

Learn more about Christie’s work and services.

Download a full transcript of today’s episode here.


Our theme song is Crimson Wave, performed by Tacocat, courtesy of Hardly Art Records.

Additional music used in episode 17: “Dreams” by Yung Kartz under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 License.

Stefanie Kleinburd