How to lose weight: Change your mind to change your body.

Achieve the body and health that you have always wanted by focussing on your mind. Finally lose weight for good!
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  • Contents Video: 3.5 hours
    Other: 2 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 11/2014 English

Course Description

Get the Body and Health you’ve Been Dreaming of by Changing your Mindset.

The Problem…..

You have been taking pills and supplements to lose weight. You have tried every fad diet under the sun. You have been spending all your money on a gym membership that you never use because you can't find the motivation to go. All of this and you still haven't dropped the weight or achieved your health goals! You are sick of eating when you get stressed, tired or sad. You are sick of lacking the confidence in yourself and your body to achieve what you want to achieve. You want to lose weight for your health, family or loved ones and you desire to bring back your self-confidence that was lost when you put on weight.

The Solution…

I am pleased to offer a valuable course that will help you lose weight and obtain your health goals by changing your mindset.

This course is about identifying the roadblocks to your health goals’ success and creating new innovative solutions to become successful in the future. No pills required! No surgery needed! And no feeling sad, deprived or stressed in the process of getting to your goal. In fact, the aim is to enjoy the journey towards your physical and mental health. It's not all about achieving happiness once you reach your goal weight. This course will teach you how to enjoy yourself and feel confident as you are now and when you reach your goal.

By signing up to this course and taking action on the tasks set, you will be on your way to achieving the healthy body and mind you’ve been dreaming of!

What are the requirements?

  • The only thing students need to do is approach the course with an open mind and a positive attitude.
  • It would be useful to have a printer if you want to print off some of the supplementary resources.
  • It would also be useful to keep a notebook/journal for this course to complete the activities from each module.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Learn strategies to start loving yourself which will help you to lose weight
  • Identify and change limiting beliefs that may be holding you back from achieving your weight loss goals.
  • Tell your brain what to focus on in order to train the subconscious to help you lose weight.
  • Set meaningful, detailed and SMART goals to steer you toward weight loss success.
  • Take 100% responsibility for your health and weight loss success and therefore stop blaming external factors for not achieving what you want.
  • Forgive yourself for the ways you treated your body in the past as well as forgive yourself if you slip-up on your weight-loss goals so you can get back on track sooner.
  • Stop emotional eating and/or reactive eating.
  • Build a support system around you which will encourage you to achieve your weight loss goals instead of sabotage them.
  • Create new strategies and habits that will build a sustainable and healthy lifestyle.
  • Assign a different meaning to exercise so it is enjoyed more as well as work out more ways to include it in your everyday lives.
  • Throw away the old negative language that was sabotaging your weight loss efforts and start using a more productive and more encouraging language.
  • Practise the basic skills of mindfulness including mindful eating to help stop you from being an ‘eating zombies’. It will also help you to take back some control as well as enjoy your food.
  • Modify your cooking methods to prepare healthy meals.
  • Enhance your appetite management and reduce overeating.
  • Find straight answers to common diet myths.
  • Confidently read food labels
  • Boost your metabolism by being more active.
  • Learn how to boost your immunity, fight disease and delay ageing by eating a variety of nutritious foods that increase your overall wellbeing.

What is the target audience?

  • This course is for students who want to make changes and finally achieve their health and weight loss goals. It is not for students who want a quick fix or magic pill. This course is for people who are willing to put the time and energy into understanding each topic and then take action to make the changes.
  • Students who want a different style of course delivery - such as animation videos.
  • Students who want to have a bit of fun while learning. :)
  • Students who like dogs may also have a soft spot for this course as there are stories and analogies about dogs in many modules to help with understanding.

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Curriculum

Section 1: Hello and welcome!
02:59

Watch this video to get a brief overview of the course, an introduction to me and how to use this course. Enjoy. :)

Section 2: Loving Yourself - Sometimes it's ok to roll over and let someone rub your belly.
01:49
Watch this quick funny animation video to introduce the theme of loving yourself in order to lose weight. This is your first look at our superhero who features in every introductory video in each module. These introductory videos are all tongue-in-cheek so don't take them too seriously. :)
09:24

This is a video that shows why it's so important to love yourself in order to lose weight and achieve your health goals. Watch this one before you read the text and then do the written exercises on HOW to start loving yourself more.

Article

This is where you get to do some work which is the most important part and the way to get you to make some changes. This text section explains HOW to start loving yourself more so that you can lose weight and achieve your health goals.

Section two summary.
00:57
Section 3: Your beliefs - The tail wagging the dog.
02:11

Watch how our superhero challenges our main character's limiting belief to a wrestle. Could you identify your limiting beliefs in a line-up?

05:31

Learn why it's important to identify and change your limiting beliefs to help you lose weight and get healthier.

Article

Your turn again. Read this section to discover to identify and change your limiting beliefs.

Section three summary.
01:00
Section 4: Focus - Like a dog with a bone.
02:45

Watch our superhero gives some pointers to our main character in the art-form of meeting ladies. It's all about focus.

07:58

This video helps you understand why it's so important to focus on what you want rather than what you don't want.

Article

A text document that shows you HOW to start using your focus to your advantage.

Section four summary
00:54
Section 5: Goal setting - Like a dog chasing it's tail.
02:42

In this episode, our superhero discovers what needs to be prescribed for lacklustre goals.

04:24

Learn why it's so important to set goals and set them properly if you want to lose weight. Like a dog chasing it's tail, you will go around and around not getting much unless you do.

Article

A text document to give you more details on HOW to set goals.

Section five summary.
00:47
Section 6: Taking Responsibility - The dog ate my homework.
03:50

Watch how our superhero teaches a little girl about taking responsibility and how she will keeping getting stuff that she doesn't want if she doesn't. Just like us, we will keep living a life we don't want if we don't take responsibility for our health.

Responsibility - The dog ate my homework.
10:03
HOW To take 100% responsibility.
Article
Section six summary.
00:48
Section 7: Forgiveness - To err is human. To forgive is canine.
Superhero - Forgiveness
03:44
Forgiveness - To err is human. To forgive is canine.
10:37
HOW to forgive.
Article
Summary seven - Forgiveness
01:07
Section 8: Emotional eating - Pavlov's Dog.
02:20

In this video, our superhero comes across a woman who solves her problem with emotional eating by getting rid of her old pattern.

Emotional eating - Pavlov's Dog
06:51
HOW to stop emotional eating.
Article
Section eight summary
00:45
Section 9: Support system - If you lie down with dogs you will get up with fleas.
Your support system - If you lie down with dogs you will get up with fleas.
03:53
HOW to find the right support systems.
Article
Section nine summary.
00:17
Section 10: Strategies and habits - You can teach an old dog new tricks.
Strategies - You CAN teach an old dog new tricks.
06:06
HOW to identify and improve your strategies and habits.
Article
Section ten summary.
00:50
Section 11: Exercise - Downward Dog
Exercise - Downward Dog.
03:51
HOW to exercise
Article
Section eleven summary.
00:53
Section 12: Your language - What are you barking about?
Language - What are you barking about?
04:08
HOW to improve your language.
Article
Section twelve summary.
01:03
Section 13: Mindfullness - As happy as a dog with two tails.
mindfullness
04:38
HOW to be more mindful.
Article
Section thirteen summary.
00:47
Section 14: Nutrition lectures.
08:53

The Cooking Lean lecture will show you simple ways to modify your cooking methods to prepare healthy meals. You'll hear practical tips on how to stock your kitchen, get the right cooking gear and plan lower fat meals.

06:58

Part two of the above lecture.

08:16

The Healthy Appetites lecture will enhance your appetite management and reduce overeating to help you keep your diet on track.

08:04

Part 2 of the above lecture.

07:59

The Cutting Diet Confusion lecture will show you how information overload can frustrate your weight loss efforts. It will give you straight answers to common diet myths and reveal what really works for weight loss success.

08:03

Part two of the above lecture.

09:36

The Optimum Eating seminar will show you how to boost your immunity, fight disease and delay ageing by eating a variety of nutritious foods that increase your overall wellbeing.

07:26

Part two of the above lecture.

09:01

The Food Label Low-Down lecture will cut through the marketing hype of food packaging to show you how to confidently read food labels and use nutrition information to build a better diet.

07:14

Part two of above lecture.

09:09

The Activating Activity lecture will show you easy ways to boost your metabolism and calorie burning by being more active. Plus, help you build an activity routine you can stick with for life.

06:47

Part two of the above lecture.

Congratulations! You've finished.
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Instructor Biography

Miranda Hall, Coach, Counsellor, Mental Health Worker.

My name is Miranda Hall and I am a Coach, a Counsellor, a Mental Health Worker and an Animal Assisted Therapist. I currently have my own coaching business as well as working in community mental health. I also have a passion for as well as a working history in the health and fitness field which is why my first course on Udemy is based on Weight Loss and Health. Many years ago, I worked as an English teacher which is why I love having this opportunity to teach again.

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