What's this all about?
Bariatric nurse consultant RN BN PGcert
Founder of Lauren Peat health coaching
Lauren has been a nurse for a number of years. She is highly experienced in the specialty of Bariatrics (Weight Loss Surgery) having had gastric sleeve surgery herself and experience as a surgical nurse at Wanganui Hospital and community-based settings. In that time Lauren has helped many people with their weight loss journey, mindset and supported behavior changes.
Lauren has completed post graduate studies in pharmacology and pathophysiology providing extensive understanding of the human body and how the body changes post-surgery particularly in regard to medication absorption, this study also forms a significant part of the framework for the 12 week program and the services her business offers.
As a result of her work in the hospital system, community and Lauren has become an advocate her patients to achieve whole-person health. The program focuses are built around each individual’s needs and are designed to enable a person to develop their own self-care strategies so that they can lead the healthiest life that works for them.