About Dr. Jen Nash

Dr. Jen Nash is a Clinical Psychologist, Chartered with the British Psychological Society, living with diabetes since childhood. Motivated to provide emotional support to individuals struggling with the condition, in 2009 she founded ‘Positive Diabetes’, a therapy and education service to address the psychological impact of living with Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes.

Dr. Jen is an international speaker and trainer for both professional and patient audiences.

Dr. Jen’s book 'Diabetes and Wellbeing' (Wiley-Blackwell) is the first UK authored self-help book focussing on the emotional impact of diabetes. Jen is also a contributing author to, ‘'My Sweet Life: Successful Women with Diabetes' (PHC Publishing Group, 2011), and is published in numerous peer-reviewed journals (please visit the Media page for further details).

Positive Diabetes offers educational workshops to individuals with diabetes and training and consultation to healthcare professionals. EatingBlueprint.

Dr. Jen is committed to inspiring as many people as possible that having a full and healthy life with diabetes is possible, and equipping them with strategies to achieve this. Her achievements in this area were acknowledged by her being named as a 'World Diabetes Day Hero' in 2012.