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Dr. Eno Nsima-Obot was born in London, UK and raised in Nigeria. She graduated from medical school in 1987 with awards in Obstetrics & Gynecology, Clinical Pharmacology and Surgery. She was also a recipient of a quarterly award for compassion when she worked for a large multi-specialty group in Chicago, IL As a physician, her focus has been on preventive health strategies. Her philosophy is to provide her patients with easy to understand information that will enable them to make healthy lifestyle choices. This motivated her to publish a book, "Dr. Eno's Guide to Living Powerfully with Diabetes" that is designed to empower individuals living with Type II Diabetes. Her passion for helping people make permanent shifts in their lives led her to transition into professional life coaching in 2010. She is a graduate affiliate of Accomplishment coaching an ICF accredited coach-training program. As a member of the ICF she is committed to maintaining the integrity of the coaching profession as an integral part of personal development & transformation. As a speaker, Dr. Eno is well versed on a variety of topics in health, wellness, and personal development. Dr. Eno provides tools and resources for today's 21st woman to help her to: - Prioritize her health and wellbeing so that they are efficient at what they do - Achieve more balance in her professional and personal life - Reduce the experience of stress and overwhelm.
Maria Sowden-Weingarden is the founder and owner of Deliberate Achievers, a company dedicated to improving the health, lifestyle and productivity of individuals and championing the promotion of corporate wellness programs. She works with harried, frenzied, overwhelmed professionals, executives and business leaders on a variety of health, personal and work-related issues. Drawing on her experience in behaviour change, motivational interviewing and positive psychology, her particular interest is in helping stressed-out individuals make their life more meaningful, satisfying, and productive. Changing your lifestyle or behaviour to achieve your health and life goals can be an overwhelming process. As your coach Maria accompanies you on your journey to help you find your answers to achieve your goals for change. She will keep you focused, motivated and educated. Maria has more than twenty-five years of experience leading seminars, corporate training programs and workshops in a wide variety of public, private, health, educational and non-profit sectors. During those years she has helped many individuals make positive health and lifestyle changes resulting in happier, healthier individuals. Maria offers health coaching in person, telephonically or via Skype.
Peggy Sealfon is a Personal Development Coach, Motivational Speaker and Author of the best-selling book Escape From Anxiety-Supercharge Your Life With Powerful Strategies From A to Z. She is certified in a broad range of modalities from ancient yogic practices to modern psychology to neurosciences. You can read more about Peggy at: PeggySealfon.com
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.