- Her love relationship was flourishing; however they were aiding each other in unhealthy choices.
Creating a plan that both her and her significant other could follow together created accountability that turned unhealthy choices to healthy ones.
- Pattie thought that diet pills prescribed by her doctor were the only way to lose weight.
She had some minor success before reaching out for Hands on Guidance. Together we broke the stereotype and fear of stopping the weight loss pills (metformin). We proved that there is no shortcut that will ever be sustained when it comes to weight loss.
- Self neglect was prevalent as she put others first before herself.
She realized that taking care of herself made her an even better support to others. This realization fueled sustainable lifestyle change for Pattie!