Dr. Bereolos is a licensed clinical psychologist and certified diabetes care & education specialist who specializes in chronic disease management. Dr. Bereolos has had type 1 diabetes since 1992. The combination of her personal and professional experiences have enabled her to successfully change the lives of many of her patients. She works with people of all ages on their diabetes management behaviors. For other services, she primarily sees adults.
Dr. Bereolos is a published author in scientific peer-reviewed journals and has been involved in clinical trials (Phase II-IV) in the areas of infectious disease, endocrinology, psychiatry, neurology, and cardiology. She is a professional speaker and travels to conferences and professional events to share her expertise in chronic disease management.
Dr. Bereolos earned her Ph.D. in clinical health psychology from the University of North Texas. She completed a clinical internship at the UNT Health Science Center in the departments of family medicine and geriatrics. Dr. Bereolos completed additional post-doctoral training by participating in a fellowship at the Alpert Medical School of Brown University. She also obtained a master's degree in clinical psychopharmacology which will allow her to purse prescriptive privileges. In 2023, she received the Texas Diabetes Care & Education Specialist of the Year Award by the Texas chapter of ADCES
Dr. Bereolos has presented all over the world on topics related to behavioral health. She is a sought after speaker on the psychological aspects of living with cardiometabolic syndrome. In 2023, she received the Texas Diabetes Care & Education Specialist of the Year Award by the Texas chapter of ADCES
Dr. Bereolos uses evidence-based psychological and behavioral treatments to help you make lifestyle changes that are important to you. She tailors well-researched treatments to meet your individual needs and to ensure you develop the skills you need to life a happy, well-rounded life. She has a passion for sharing her knowledge about diabetes and other chronic diseases with her patients so they can manage their health successfully.
Dr. Bereolos takes a collaborative approach to treatment and provides a wealth of knowledge designed to aide you in meeting your goals. She uses a cognitive-behavioral approach to help you learn to manage the thoughts, emotions, and behaviors that affect your health. She uses motivational interviewing to help you overcome barriers to your long-term success and ensure that you are living a life that matches your values and beliefs.