About Dr. Stapleton:
Owner: Connie Stapleton, PhD, Augusta, GA
Author of Eat It Up: The Complete Mind/Body/Spirit Guide to a Full Life After Weight Loss Surgery, Eat It Up - The Workbook! and Thriving! Triumph Over Trauma: Real Life Stories of Recovery From Obesity
Educational and Inspirational Speaker
Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology from Texas A&M, 1998
M.A. in Counseling from University of South Dakota, 1994
B.S. from Iowa State University, 1983
Married to Steve since 1983; he is an incredible man and I am beyond grateful for him!
Mother of three married children – the most wonderful children ever (and their spouses, too)!
I have four grandbabies, all in the Atlanta area. They are my heart!
I have two granddogs! A Yorkie and a Golden Retriever
All of mine and my husband’s siblings live several states away…
All three of my children got married within a ten month period of time
I love to sit on the boat in the middle of the lake
The Young and the Restless is the only show I consistently watch on television
I have four of the best girlfriends of 20 years one could ever imagine! AND great friends from recent years… WHAT A GIFT!
ObesityHelp Contributing Author
There’s No Such Thing as a Perfect Life!Managing the Heart & Head After Weight Loss SurgeryWeight Regain and the Return of Old Habits Create a 3-Step Plan To Be Your Best Self Relationships after WLS – Helping Yourself Helps Others Drinking Alcohol After Weight Loss Surgery Is Food Addiction a Problem for You? There’s No Such Thing As Food Addiction Three Keys To Sustained Weight Loss 10 Tips For Healthy Dating WLS: Balance in Recovery Post-Op Ten Tips for Battling Food (and Family) Over the Holidays Inadequately Trained to Help Obese Patients? 10 Tips For Reducing Holiday Stress 10 Thanksgiving Tips for Cutting Calories