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The New Jersey Self-Advocacy Project


7/5/22: Preventing Diabetes

This webinar will cover tips for preventing diabetes and as well as tips for maintaining a healthy lifestyle for those already living with diabetes. Mary Ellen Zung, BA is an Integrative Health Coach and works as a health educator with not for profit health care organizations to educate the community as well as health professionals about the importance of cancer screenings including addressing the needs of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Mary Ellen also teaches the CDC’s National Diabetes Prevention Program at the Lakeland Hills Family YMCA. Mary Ellen is a graduate of the Institute for Integrative Nutrition where she received her Health Coaching Certification, has a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology with a concentration in Rehabilitative Counseling from Emmanuel College, earned graduate level credits in Industrial Psychology and Business from SUNY, Baruch College and holds a New Jersey teaching certificate.