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Living With Chronic Kidney Disease - Finding HOPE when things feel hopeless


Episode 143: Living With Chronic Kidney Disease - Finding HOPE when things feel hopeless. Licensed Clinical Social Worker Lana Lipe discusses challenges faced by many living with Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) and how to find hope when things feel hopeless. Lana shares and discusses the key elements of harnessing the power of hope: Understand Your Illness, Manage Stress, Rally Support, Find Gratitude, and Set/Work Towards Goals.

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A Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) is a social worker who provides individual, group, and family therapy to assess, diagnose, treat, and prevent mental illness, as well as emotional and behavioral disturbances. LCSWs have additional hours of training that qualify them to work in clinical settings. Though the role of social workers and clinical social workers differs, their goal is the same: to act as an advocate for and improve the lives of their clients.

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IMPORTANT: Dadvice TV is NOT A DOCTOR. Patients should always be under the care of a physician and defer to their physician for any and all treatment decisions. This video is not meant to replace a physician's advice, supervision, and counsel. No information in the video should be construed as medical advice. All medical decisions should be made by the patient and a qualified physician. This video is for informational purposes only and DOES NOT CONSTITUTE THE PROVIDING OF MEDICAL ADVICE.

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