Learning to Care for Yourself
Education is the basis
of all of the programs offered at Southwest Endocrinology. While all patients
are working toward their personal weight goals and following an individualized
treatment plan, there are tremendous benefits to be gained from attending the
adult learning style education sessions held each week at the Weight Management
Center. These sessions are designed to provide you with the tools and
information you will need to achieve successful lifelong weight control.
The sessions provide an open forum for you to learn from medically trained
and highly qualified facilitators, as well as sharing the experiences
of other people in the program.
demonstrated that weight management programs that offer education
sessions such as ours, are far more effective at assisting people keep their
weight under control for an extended period.
in the value of these sessions and strongly encourage weekly attendance as part
of your weight management program. Regular attendance will assist in your learning and keep you in contact with people who truly
understand the difficulties that you face with regard to weight control.