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Northwest Texas Healthcare - Weight-Loss Surgery Support Group

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Northwest Texas Healthcare System

1501 South Coulter Street

Amarillo, TX 79106

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Losing significant weight can bring many changes in your life. At Northwest Texas Healthcare System, you are encouraged to join one of the many Support Group opportunities. They can be an important source of information, encouragement and support.

The Bariatric Support Group is for patients, supportive family and friends and those considering weight-loss surgery.

Group meetings are held at Northwest Texas Healthcare System in the Community Lecture Room. Come join your peers for fellowship, conversation and support.

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Time: First Monday of the month at 6 p.m.
Location: Northwest Texas Healthcare Community Lecture Room

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May – Reject the Diet Mentality
How has "dieting" interfered with your life? Will the calorie counter in your mind ever stop?

June – Honor Your Hunger
Getting to know your body: physical sensation from biological cues and body states

July – Make Peace with Food
Food addiction and fears about forbidden food

August – Challenge the Food Police
How thoughts affect feelings and feelings affect behavior

September – Feel Your Fullness
Fullness Discovery Scale Journal

October – Discover the Satisfaction Factor
Why satisfaction and pleasure are important. iEat practice worksheet.

November – Guest Speaker
To be determined.

December – Cope with Your Feelings Without Using Food
Detecting your vulnerability to eating problems (it might not be emotions) and getting to know your body (the physical sensations of emotions)

For more information, contact our Weight Loss Surgery Coordinator at 806-354-1985.

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