Weight Loss Counseling & Therapy in Colorado

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At Overcomers Counseling, we believe that true weight loss success comes from within, and we're committed to empowering you to overcome obstacles, build confidence, and achieve lasting results.

We've helped clients lose weight and lead a healthy lifestyle. If you struggle with an eating disorder, exercise, and keep a sustainable weight loss routine, we can help empower you with the skills needed to shed excess weight.

So whether you're struggling with emotional eating, a lack of motivation, self-esteem issues, or any other obstacle, we're here to help you overcome them and reach your full potential. 

Weight Loss Therapists in Colorado

Noah Suess, MA, LPC

Noah Suess, MA, LPC

Colorado Springs, Colorado
(719) 481-3518
Jessica Titone, LPCC

Jessica Titone, LPCC

Colorado
(720) 437-9089
Margot Bean, LCSW

Margot Bean, LCSW

Colorado Springs, Colorado
(719) 345-2424
Shannon Hamm, LPC, CCTP

Shannon Hamm, LPC, CCTP

Colorado Springs, Colorado
(719) 452-4374
Winnie Siwa, LPCC

Winnie Siwa, LPCC

Colorado
(719) 345-2424
Melissa Johnston, LPC

Melissa Johnston, LPC

Colorado
(720) 449-4121
Deja Howard, MSW, SWC

Deja Howard, MSW, SWC

Colorado
(719) 345-2424
Marie Whatley LPCC

Marie Whatley LPCC

Colorado
(719) 345-2424

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The Benefits of Working with a Counselor to Achieve Weight Loss Goals

If you're struggling to achieve your weight loss goals, working with a counselor can provide numerous benefits that may help boost your chances for success. Here are just a few ways that working with a counselor can help you achieve your weight loss goals:

  • Personalized support: Working with a counselor provides you with personalized support and guidance that takes into account your unique needs, goals, and challenges. This can help you stay motivated and on track to achieve your weight loss goals.
  • Accountability: Having a counselor to hold you accountable can be a powerful motivator for achieving your weight loss goals. Your counselor can help you set realistic goals, track your progress, and cheer you on along the way.
  • Emotional support: Weight loss can be an emotional journey that's often accompanied by feelings of shame, guilt, or self-doubt. Working with a counselor can help you identify and address these emotions, and provide you with the tools and strategies you need to overcome them.
  • Behavior change: Weight loss isn't just about weight - it's about adopting healthy behaviors that stick with you for life. A counselor can help you identify the behaviors and thought patterns that have been holding you back, and provide you with the strategies you need to make lasting behavior changes.
  • Improved overall health: Achieving your weight loss goals can improve your overall health and quality of life, including improved energy levels, better sleep, and reduced risk of chronic health conditions. Working with a counselor can help you develop a holistic approach to your health that goes beyond just weight loss.

Overall, working with a counselor can provide you with the support, guidance, and tools you need to achieve your weight loss goals and make lasting behavior changes for a healthier, happier life. 

The Potential Consequences of Not Seeking Help for Losing Weight and Other Health Goals

If you're a person struggling with your weight and health goals and don't seek out help, there can be serious consequences that affect your physical and emotional well-being. Here are a few potential consequences of not seeking help for your weight and health goals:

  • Weight Gain: Without proper support and guidance, it can be challenging to achieve and maintain a healthy weight. Weight gain can lead to numerous health issues, including high blood pressure, heart disease, and diabetes.
  • Mental Health Issues: Struggling with weight and health goals can have a significant impact on your mental health. It can lead to feelings of low self-esteem, depression, and anxiety. These issues can compound with time and hinder your progress further.
  • Chronic Health Conditions: Failing to address weight and health concerns can increase the risk of developing chronic health conditions such as heart disease, diabetes, and cancer.
  • Limited Mobility: Significant weight gain can affect mobility and make it challenging to perform regular activities, leading to a sedentary lifestyle.

Failing to seek out help for weight and health issues can have serious and lasting consequences that affect your relationship and your physical and mental well-being. Seeking professional help can provide guidance and support to make lasting behavior changes for a healthier, happier life. 

Overcomers Counseling and the Process to Lose Weight

Working with a weight management counselor to achieve your weight loss goals involves several steps that are designed to provide you with personalized support and guidance. Here's what you can expect when you start working with a weight loss counselor:

  1. Appointment: Your weight loss journey starts with an appointment with a counselor. During this initial appointment, you'll discuss your weight loss goals and develop a plan to achieve these goals. The counselor will assess your current health, nutritional habits, physical activity level, and emotional state.
  2. Goal Setting: Once the counselor has gathered information about your current habits and emotional state, you'll work together to set achievable, realistic, and personalized weight loss goals. These goals will be based on your specific needs and challenges and will take into account any underlying emotional or psychological factors that may be impacting your weight.
  3. Behavior Change: Your counselor will provide you with the tools, strategies, and support you need to make lasting behavior changes that support healthy weight loss. This may include developing new eating habits, increasing physical activity, managing stress, and developing healthy coping mechanisms.
  4. Accountability: Working with a counselor provides you with the accountability you need to stay on track with your weight loss goals. Your counselor will help you track your progress and adjust your plan as needed to ensure you're achieving the goals you set together.
  5. Ongoing Support: Achieving your weight loss goals is a journey that takes time, effort, and ongoing support. Your counselor will provide you with the ongoing support and guidance you need to make lasting behavior changes and achieve long-term success.

Through this process, you'll work with your counselor to develop a customized diet and plan of action that takes into account your unique needs, challenges, and goals. With personalized support and guidance from a weight loss counselor, you'll be empowered to make lasting behavior changes and achieve your weight loss goals. 

Frequently Asked Questions About Weight Loss Therapists and Counseling

If you're considering working with a weight loss therapist or counselor, you may have some questions about the process. Here are some frequently asked questions and their answers:

What is a weight loss therapist/counselor?

Weight loss therapists/counselors are professionals who practice and specialize in helping people overcome emotional and psychological barriers to successful weight loss. They can provide guidance, support, and strategies for making lasting behavior changes that contribute to healthy weight loss.

How can a weight loss therapist/counselor help me achieve my weight loss goals?

A weight loss therapist/counselor can help you identify the behaviors and thought patterns that have been holding you back, and provide you with the tools, strategies, and support you need to move forward. They can provide accountability, emotional support, and personalized guidance to help you achieve your weight loss goals and make lasting behavior changes.

What should I expect during a weight loss counseling session?

During a full therapy or counseling session, your therapist/counselor will work with you to develop a personalized plan of action that takes into account your unique needs, challenges, and goals. They may provide you with strategies for improving your nutrition, increasing physical activity, managing stress, and developing healthy coping mechanisms.

How often will I need to see my weight loss therapist/counselor?

The frequency of counseling sessions will depend on your specific needs and goals. Some people benefit from weekly sessions, while others may only need to see their therapist/counselor on a monthly basis. Your therapist/counselor will work with you to determine the best schedule for your needs.

Is weight loss counseling covered by insurance?

Coverage for weight loss counseling may vary depending on your insurance plan. Some insurance plans may cover weight loss counseling as part of mental health benefits, while others may not. Be sure to check with your insurance provider to determine your coverage.

What types of professionals provide weight loss counseling services?

Weight loss counseling services are provided by a range of professionals, including licensed mental health counselors, psychologists, nutritionists, and registered dietitians. It's important for clients to choose a provider who has experience and expertise in helping people achieve healthy weight loss. 

Overcomers Counseling: Empowering You to Overcome Obstacles in Your Weight Loss Journey

When it comes to weight loss, there are often many underlying emotional and psychological barriers that can make it difficult to achieve and maintain your goals. At Overcomers Counseling in Colorado, our team of compassionate and experienced counselors is dedicated to helping you address these barriers and overcome them for good.

Through individualized weight loss and nutrition counseling here, we'll work with you to develop a customized plan of action that takes into account your unique needs, goals, and challenges. We'll help you identify the behaviors and thought patterns that have been holding you back, and provide you with the tools, strategies, and support you need to move forward. 

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April 17th, 2024

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