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Are you a busy physician who wants to lose weight permanently so you can have the life you want? This podcast is the resource you’ve been looking for. I’ll guide you on the journey to overcome stress eating, exhaustion, and overwhelm - and move into freedom around food. Each week, this podcast brings you specific tools and resources to meet the challenges busy doctors face. Your time is valuable - and so is your wellbeing. We’ll help you find the time to care for yourself as well as you care for your patients. -Learn new ways of thinking that make good eating decisions automatic and result in permanent, effortless weight loss. -Find out how to gain the time and energy to take care of yourself the way you tell your patients to! -We’ll show you how to stop overeating and using food to deal with stress and exhaustion. -You’ll learn to improve your relationships and to better deal with the difficult people in your life so you don’t need food to cope. -This can be the best stage of your life yet - just like you thought it would be when you started your training. -And most importantly, feel better in all aspects of your life without anything or anyone else having to change. Your host, Dr. Katrina Ubell, is a board-certified pediatrician and a certified life and weight loss coach. After completing her pediatric residency at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, Dr. Ubell worked in a private pediatric practice for 10 years before retiring from her practice to become a life and weight loss coach for busy physicians. Dr. Ubell lost 45 pounds in 12 months without any surgery, pills, or unhealthy crash diets. You can find out more about Dr. Ubell and her work at www.katrinaubellmd.com.

Are you a busy physician who wants to lose weight permanently so you can have the life you want? This podcast is the resource you’ve been looking for. I’ll guide you on the journey to overcome stress eating, exhaustion, and overwhelm - and move into freedom around food. Each week, this podcast brings you specific tools and resources to meet the challenges busy doctors face. Your time is valuable - and so is your wellbeing. We’ll help you find the time to care for yourself as well as you care for your patients. -Learn new ways of thinking that make good eating decisions automatic and result in permanent, effortless weight loss. -Find out how to gain the time and energy to take care of yourself the way you tell your patients to! -We’ll show you how to stop overeating and using food to deal with stress and exhaustion. -You’ll learn to improve your relationships and to better deal with the difficult people in your life so you don’t need food to cope. -This can be the best stage of your life yet - just like you thought it would be when you started your training. -And most importantly, feel better in all aspects of your life without anything or anyone else having to change. Your host, Dr. Katrina Ubell, is a board-certified pediatrician and a certified life and weight loss coach. After completing her pediatric residency at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, Dr. Ubell worked in a private pediatric practice for 10 years before retiring from her practice to become a life and weight loss coach for busy physicians. Dr. Ubell lost 45 pounds in 12 months without any surgery, pills, or unhealthy crash diets. You can find out more about Dr. Ubell and her work at www.katrinaubellmd.com.

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Are you a busy physician who wants to lose weight permanently so you can have the life you want? This podcast is the resource you’ve been looking for. I’ll guide you on the journey to overcome stress eating, exhaustion, and overwhelm - and move into freedom around food. Each week, this podcast brings you specific tools and resources to meet the challenges busy doctors face. Your time is valuable - and so is your wellbeing. We’ll help you find the time to care for yourself as well as you care for your patients. -Learn new ways of thinking that make good eating decisions automatic and result in permanent, effortless weight loss. -Find out how to gain the time and energy to take care of yourself the way you tell your patients to! -We’ll show you how to stop overeating and using food to deal with stress and exhaustion. -You’ll learn to improve your relationships and to better deal with the difficult people in your life so you don’t need food to cope. -This can be the best stage of your life yet - just like you thought it would be when you started your training. -And most importantly, feel better in all aspects of your life without anything or anyone else having to change. Your host, Dr. Katrina Ubell, is a board-certified pediatrician and a certified life and weight loss coach. After completing her pediatric residency at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, Dr. Ubell worked in a private pediatric practice for 10 years before retiring from her practice to become a life and weight loss coach for busy physicians. Dr. Ubell lost 45 pounds in 12 months without any surgery, pills, or unhealthy crash diets. You can find out more about Dr. Ubell and her work at www.katrinaubellmd.com.

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English


Episodes

Ep #291: Redefining Failure

8/9/2022
In this episode, I’m talking about everyone’s favorite subject: failure! So often I see people use failure in many different ways to prevent themselves from getting the results they want, and today I’m exploring how we can redefine failure so that it no longer prevents us from moving forward. Listen in as I share how failure can completely shake your identity, what needs to happen to flip the way of thinking about failure to a way that serves you, and why experiencing failure does not negate...

Duration:00:24:15

Ep #290: Your Bigger, Better Future

8/2/2022
Let’s talk about the future. For many people, especially over the last several years, thinking about future long-term plans has been difficult, if not downright impossible. If you’ve found yourself living day-to-day, or even hour-to-hour, you are certainly not alone. In this episode, I’m sharing why it’s important to expand your future vision and think longer-term than the next day or week - for your overall happiness and for your weight loss goals. You can find show notes and more by...

Duration:00:32:50

Ep #289: Slow is Smooth and Smooth is Fast

7/26/2022
There is a saying that the U.S. Navy Seals use: "slow is smooth and smooth is fast." While weight loss and the military are vastly different topics, in this episode I share how this saying actually applies really well to losing weight permanently and sustainably. Listen in as I explore what this military saying really means, how it relates to weight loss, and how slowing down and building a strong foundation is the key to a much easier weight loss journey. You can find show notes and more...

Duration:00:29:51

Ep #288: De-Stressing without Food

7/19/2022
There’s a lot of talk about stress and de-stressing, and for many, de-stressing means indulging in food and drink. If this sounds like you, this is an episode you won’t want to miss, as I dive into how to work through the stress that we accumulate in our bodies throughout the day—without resorting to food or alcohol to help us cope. You can find show notes and more by clicking here: http://www.katrinaubellmd.com/288

Duration:00:25:59

Ep #287: How Feeling Your Emotions Creates Weight Loss

7/12/2022
If you’ve been listening to this podcast for a while, you have no doubt heard me say that the key to losing weight sustainably and permanently is to manage emotions. But do you understand how emotions tie into weight loss? In this episode, I’m sharing how feeling your feelings will help you to lose weight and keep it off. You can find show notes and more by clicking here: http://www.katrinaubellmd.com/287

Duration:00:22:00

Ep #286: Bad Weight Loss Advice

7/5/2022
There is so much weight loss advice out there, but unfortunately, that means that there is also bad advice that may be steering you wrong. In today's episode, I'm going to be talking about one particular piece of bad advice that really needs to be debunked, including the reasons why following it can actually be detrimental. You’ll learn how falling into this common trap can actually backfire and what you should do instead to keep you on track in your weight loss journey. You can find show...

Duration:00:28:07

Ep #285: Believing in Permanent Weight Loss

6/28/2022
Does permanent weight loss really exist? For many, they hold a belief that sustained weight loss is not possible, resulting in frustration and lots of time and money wasted trying all the new diet trends. In this episode, I’m breaking down this conviction so you can start to believe that permanent weight loss is possible for you, and get off the weight loss hamster wheel once and for all. You can find show notes and more by clicking here: http://www.katrinaubellmd.com/285

Duration:00:21:43

Ep #284: Food and Eating FOMO

6/21/2022
The struggle is real: for anyone trying to lose weight, navigating parties and eating FOMO can be a serious challenge. In this episode, I’m breaking down why the fear of missing out happens and what you can do to overcome FOMO so you can enjoy that next party without the after-party food guilt. You can find show notes and more by clicking here: http://www.katrinaubellmd.com/284

Duration:00:21:28

Ep #283: Why the Last 5 Pounds are the Hardest

6/14/2022
Why does it always feel like the last 5 pounds are the hardest to lose? Is it because the body is resisting the weight loss, or is it because we believe that those last few pounds are the hardest to lose? In this episode, I’m exploring where the belief that the last 5 pounds are the hardest to lose comes from and discussing how our thoughts play into our ability to lose the last bit of weight. You can find show notes and more by clicking here: http://www.katrinaubellmd.com/283

Duration:00:23:12

Ep #282: Sleep as a Mindset Issue

6/7/2022
What if I told you that if you struggle with sleep, your mindset might be to blame? There is a lot of talk about sleep and how to improve it, but not a lot of talk about the mindset that goes into getting good quality sleep. In this episode, I’m sharing some of the new takeaways I’ve personally had that are making a difference for my sleep, in the hopes that they can also make a difference for you. You can find show notes and more by clicking here: http://www.katrinaubellmd.com/282

Duration:00:29:25

Ep #281: Lessons Learned from Leaving

5/31/2022
Expectations are a natural part of being human, but how can you salvage a situation where your expectations were not met? In this episode, I’m sharing a personal story from a recent trip I took and the three lessons I learned from this (not entirely positive) experience. You can find show notes and more by clicking here: http://www.katrinaubellmd.com/281

Duration:00:31:12

Ep #280: Are You Focusing on the Wrong Things?

5/24/2022
Throughout my years coaching people who are trying to lose weight, I've noticed how often they start out focusing on the wrong things. What are the wrong things to focus on when it comes to sustainably and permanently losing weight? Tune in to find out! You can find show notes and more by clicking here: http://www.katrinaubellmd.com/280

Duration:00:27:22

Ep #279: Defining Weight Loss Maintenance

5/17/2022
How do you define weight loss maintenance? Is it a number range or a state of mind that dictates your weight loss success? These are all great questions that I get asked frequently, and in this episode, I’m sharing my thoughts on what constitutes weight loss maintenance. You can find show notes and more by clicking here: http://www.katrinaubellmd.com/279

Duration:00:25:42

Ep #278: Better Than Happy with Jody Moore

5/10/2022
Jody Moore is a coach, a mom, an author, a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, and my soul sister from our time together in the Master Coach Certification. She primarily works with moms, helping to empower them to face the many challenges the world brings, and in this episode, we talk about the many throughlines between parenting and weight loss. You can find show notes and more by clicking here: http://www.katrinaubellmd.com/278

Duration:00:53:02

Ep #277: New Thought or Process Emotions?

5/3/2022
Do you ever wish that you could change your thoughts so you could change how you feel? What if the better solution to change how you feel was to process the emotion instead? In this episode, I’m diving deep into how to know which path is the better one to take so you can change the way you feel in the healthiest way possible. You can find show notes and more by clicking here: http://www.katrinaubellmd.com/277

Duration:00:28:12

Ep #276: Reparenting Yourself

4/26/2022
There is a really useful and healing process that is especially helpful for people who over-eat or over-drink: reparenting yourself. In this episode, I’m sharing some information about this process and examples of how it can be helpful for weight loss. Listen in to find out what it means to reparent yourself, how it differs from the psychotherapy form of reparenting, and how you can reparent yourself solo or with the help of a coach or therapist. You can find show notes and more by clicking...

Duration:00:30:55

Ep #275: Vicarious Trauma

4/19/2022
Do you sometimes feel emotionally numb, have trouble falling asleep, or have a decreased interest in activities that you used to find enjoyable? These are just some of the signs that you might be experiencing vicarious trauma, which is an unfortunate but common reality for most doctors. In this episode, I’m talking all about vicarious trauma through the lens of healthcare workers - what it is, how to know whether you have experienced it, and what you can do to get back to neutral. You can...

Duration:00:33:05

Ep #274: Losing Weight Doesn’t Have To Be Miserable

4/12/2022
What if it were possible to lose weight in a way that didn’t make you feel miserable? As we’re heading into summer, you’re probably thinking that now is the worst time to start a weight loss program, but it doesn't have to be an awful experience—and in this episode, I’m going to tell you why. You can find show notes and more by clicking here: http://www.katrinaubellmd.com/274

Duration:00:26:56

How Losing Weight is Different for Doctors (And What to Do About It) - Free Training Replay!

4/8/2022
*This episode will only be available for a few days – don't miss it!* Losing weight is just different when you’re a doctor. Listen to this replay of my free training to learn: Why our training as doctors actually causes us to gain weightWhy most weight loss programs don’t work long-term for doctorsHow you can achieve permanent weight loss that works for YOU and your busy life Prefer to watch the replay with the slides? Click here! Click here to enroll in Weight Loss for Doctors...

Duration:01:31:12

Ep #273: The Power of Written Coaching [Coach Spotlight: Emma Caronna]

4/5/2022
Emma Caronna has been a coach in Weight Loss For Doctors Only since 2019, and she is super passionate about written coaching. In this episode, we’re exploring how journaling, writing, and self-coaching through writing can be such a powerful tool to help on the weight loss journey. Listen in as we dive into what the process of written coaching looks like, the difference between journaling and self-coaching, and how you can benefit from written coaching between traditional coaching...

Duration:00:57:02