Join us for Bariatric Support Group! Meet with others who have had weight loss surgery or who are researching surgical options. These meetings are educational and supportive. Come share your experience with others in a fun and exciting environment. It is an excellent opportunity to learn from others who have experienced weight loss surgery!
Those who will be undergoing bariatric surgery are required to attend at least 1 Support Group meeting prior to being scheduled for surgery.
You do not need to call to register. Support persons are welcome to attend.
Location: Midlands Clinic
705 Sioux Point Road
Dakota Dunes SD, 57049
Time: 6:00-7:00 pm The first and third Tuesday of every month
Parking: Free parking in the Midlands Clinic Parking Lot
September 3, 2019: Tips for Increasing Physical Activity
September 17, 2019: The Psychology of Rapid Weight Loss and Common Issues Patients Face.
October 1st, 2019: Lose or Maintain But Please DO NOT GAIN!!! Tips to prevent holiday weight gain.
October 15th, 2019: The Fear of Weight Regain and How to Get Back on Track
November 5th, 2019: Open Question and Discussion
November 19th, 2019: Tips for Long-Term Exercise Success
December 3, 2019: Nutrition Tune-Up: How to get the most out of your diet.
December 17, 2019: Building a Bariatric Bucket List – Celebrating the success of 2019 and setting non-scale goals for 2020 (We will also be doing our annual “Parade of Pants” this night. Please bring 1 item of clothing that you wore pre-operatively to show off how far you’ve come)
Support Group is facilitated by Megan Cleveland,
Registered Dietitian Midlands Clinic: 605-217-5566