Agnieszka Wegiel, First Polish Psychologist Awarded Bariatric Board Certification
The American Association of Bariatric Counseling (AABC) is a US Federal not-for-profit Professional International Fellowship Association dedicated to the advancement of bariatric science education and to the enhancement of obesity care and treatment.
By: The American Association of Bariatric Counselors
She is a consulting psychologist and integral member of the Krakow Rydygier Hospital bariatric surgery team. Currently she counsels
patients preparing for bariatric surgery and then offers psychoeducation
post-surgery. The main goal of her work is to prevent relapses and help patients create a lifespan of health and happiness. Her work in public health includes providing in-service education for health professionals and group counseling for bariatric patients.
Recognizing Agnieszka's clinical experience and stature as a psychologist, AABC awarded her a fellowship scholarship in their Bariatric Certification and Credentialing Program. Her scholarship, professional acumen and commitment to public health will further the AABC global mission of providing best practices in the care, treatment and prevention of obesity, and related disorders.
The American Association of Bariatric Counselors
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