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Eliot LeBow is a Diabetes-Focused Psychotherapist, who has lived with Type 1 Diabetes since 1977. Giving him great insight from both sides of the couch. Eliot's practice in New York City called DiabeticTalks is more than just a private psychotherapy practice. DiabeticTalks includes an online platform that provides emotional self-help to over 50,000 followers with diabetes and growing. Eliot has presented on the importance of mental health at multiple diabetes conferences including the Joslin Diabetes Center, AADE12, AADE13, AADE15 and much more. He has contributed as an expert on cognition and diabetes for several articles in print and online. Presently he is the author of the blog "DiabeticMinds", and is a columnist for endocrine today magazine and continues to speak at various events. Diabetes-Focused Psychotherapy takes a holistic approach combining traditional talk therapy with diabetes education and diabetes management help. It addresses both the physical and emotional aspects of living life with diabetes while still addressing other non-diabetes related life problems to create a unique holistic approach to help people with diabetes thrive. For many people with diabetes, blood sugar takes a silent toll on cognition, memory, retention, and recall. It can diminish learning, raise stress levels, and spur additional maladies such as depression. It impacts all aspects of life, lifestyle and turns your life upside down. For the people close to them, it has an impact as well: they often must learn to cope with feelings of guilt, anger, being helpless, and worried about this complex health issues. My private practice helps clients of all ages and their families manage life with diabetes.
Leslie Anne Wood, M.A., H.H.C.P. is an Intuitive Counselor who uses her real life experiences, a formal education in Holistic Wellness techniques, and a lifelong ability as a Clairsentient to help you manage grief, loss, depression or physical pain. During her ten years of private practice, Leslie continues to observe the often dramatic curative effects that Holistic Wellness techniques offer her clients. Although Leslie has received formal training in modalities that range from Western Herbalism, Energy Medicine and Foot Reflexology to Aromatherapy, The Bach Flower Essences and Crystal Healing, she is quick to combine treatment techniques to help her clients heal in Mind, Body and Spirit. In many cases she recommends the use of these modalities to increase the efficacy of traditional Western Medicine. Leslie is an award winning Inspirational Speaker and the author of the book: Bullied But Not Beaten - Years of Torment and Threats of Murder Reveal Ways to Combat Bullying Leslie shares lessons learned as she guided her teenaged daughter through six years of bullying that resulted in fear, theft and actual threats of murder. Her book is available at Amazon.com and for Kindle and Nook.
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