Thursday, December 9, 2021 – Episode 516

Thursday, December 9, 2021 - Episode 516
By: Joanna Dudek, PhD

The Key to Thriving with a Chronic Illness

  • Today, I have an excerpt from a presentation by Dr. Joanna Dudek at our Innovative Solutions for Lipedema & Lymphedema virtual symposium that was held in October 2021.
  • Dr. Dudek is a psychologist, psychotherapist, and Assistant Professor at the SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities in Warsaw, Poland.
  • She has conducted important research into the quality of life issues for women with lipedema.
  • In this excerpt, Dr. Dudek gives some metaphors and steps to discovering what is important to you or what your values are.
  • She believes this is the key to thriving with a chronic illness like lipedema.