Bariatric psychology: The role of psychologist in helping obese patients coping with their emotions
It’s very important that a patient is psychologically-educated, it is important that they understand that surgery is like a tool and they will have to incorporate lifestyle modifications from their end. They will have to diet, they will have to exercise and that requires a lot of effort.
Somita Pal – We have with us Psychologist Kaehalee Shinde, who works at a Bariatric clinic in Pune. She will be talking about role of a psychologist in treating obesity. We will also be speaking with a person who has undergone an obesity surgery, her name is Abha Padgaonkar and she will be sharing her experience pre and post-obesity surgery.