Eastwood Village Medical Practice – Better Psychological and Mental Health With our Eastwood Psychologist
When you’re going through a difficult time in your life, sometimes you need more than the support of family and friends. You need a professional partner who will work beside you, one who can give you advice based on years of experience and learning. And that’s exactly what you’ll get from our Eastwood psychologist.
In a safe environment, you’ll learn tried and true strategies for improving your psychological and mental health, your relationships, and your lifestyle. And with that type of help, you’ll be able to create a better and healthier life day by day.
Eastwood Village Medical Practice – Better Health & Nutrition with a Dietitian in Eastwood
Excess weight is a major concern both on a national and individual level. It is often difficult for people to break the habits that lead to excess weight without the right kind of help and support. This can lead to some very serious health issues including:
● Low self-esteem
● Heart disease
● High blood pressure
- High cholesterol levels
- Chronic diseases such as type II diabetes
- Insulin resistance
About our Dietitian and Nutritionist in Eastwood
APD, CDE Dietitian, Master of Nutrition and Dietetics from Sydney University
Credentialed Diabetes Educator – University Technology Sydney (UTS)
Angela specialises in Diabetes and is a credentialed Diabetes Educator UTS. As a Diabetes Educator, she assists people who have Type 1, Type 2 and gestational Diabetes or who are at risk of diabetes. She provides them and their families and carers the information, knowledge, skills, motivation and confidence they need to manage their condition, including lifestyle changes, monitoring blood sugar levels (BSL), glycaemic targets, hypoglycaemia management and insulin injection techniques which are crucial skills for diabetes self management.
Angela is also experienced in giving specialised dietary and nutritional advice to patients with acute and chronic problems. These include patients with liver problems (e.g. fatty liver, hepatitis), kidney impairment, eating disorders, gout, coeliac disease, gluten intolerance, food allergies, lactose intolerance and weight management. She has excellent communication skills particularly when consulting teenagers and young children.