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Glenn Mackintosh

Psychologist, Qld

Glenn Mackintosh is the Founder of Weight Management Psychology.  He is a member of the Australian Psychological Society (APS), a fellow of the Obesity Prevention and Treatment Society, and the Queensland representative for the APS Psychology of Eating, Weight, and Body-image Interest Group. Before venturing into full time private practise, he was the Director of Psychology at the Wesley Lifeshape Clinic, and he also consults with Qld Bariatrics patients pre- and post- surgery.

His public work includes a popular YouTube Channel, appearances as a guest psychologist on Ten’s The Biggest Loser: Transformed and being a regular contributor on health-related topics for Style Magazines.

Glenn has also developed the self-help resources – Emotional Freedom Techniques for Weight Management with Professor Peta Stapleton and The Twelve Month Transformation, a group and online program helping people free themselves from yo-yo dieting.

Glenn’s passion is in helping people manage their eating, physical activity, weight, and body-image.  Also training other professionals in applying psychological principals to help their clients who are grappling with weight management issues through his sold-out professional workshops, teaching of psychologists through the APS Institute, online courses for Personal Trainers through the Australian Fitness Network, and ongoing collaboration with Dietitian Connection.  He is enjoying spreading evidence-based, weight-inclusive, innovative messages in his practice, the media and public life.

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