We provide a new Vision and Plan for improving
Weight, Obesity and Eating Disorders
We specialise in working with problems where Human Behaviour is an influential and relevant factor; and this is certainly
true for all types of weight control problems and eating disorders.
Most weight control problems could properly be called Psycho-Somatic in their
nature and this is what we work with.
This approach enables us to look beyond simple weight loss and to work with
Mastering Weight Control. While we are doing this it gives us the opportunity for dealing with the other problems
that someone has. People do not develop weight problems and eating disorders in isolation from a selection of other
We have found that if people simply focus on
weight loss, then most of them will become perpetual dieters and over time, their problem can become more complex
and difficult to deal with. We look to end the influences that the problem has over the person and the
way that it influences their behaviours.
We want to help people
with weight control problems to find and control their own Human Algorithm® for their weight problem and use it to
achieve Mastery over their problem. To get our help contact us on (44) 07787 503646
Your Weight Control Human Algorithm®
Our work with Human Algorithm's® shows us that at any one time, about 15%
of the population with weight control
challenges are in a position to fix and improve their problem. They
are in the top of the Problem Pyramid (Green Zone) and if they take the right actions, over the right period of
time, their weight control problems will change.
This means that about 85% of the population with weight control problems are not in the right position to fix and improve
their problem; and they will fail with their attempts while they are in the
bottom of the Problem Pyramid (Red Zone). This will be true regardless of whether they are using organisations such
as Weight Watchers or Slimming World.
The challenge facing all weight control and dieting approaches is in two
1. How do they get more people into the top of the Problem Pyramid so they are
able to be successful.
2. How do they then increase the long term success of those in the top of the
Problem Pyramid, so that they can sustain the results and improve on them.
This is what The Human Algorithm® Consultancy has focused on
A process that works with the Psycho-Somatic nature of weight problems to
produce more effective and sustainable long term results; that can be repeated.
To achieve this we provide Problem Mastery Programmes with
a focus on moving more weight problems from the bottom of the Problem
Pyramid for weight control, to the top; and then achieving Mastery of the problem.
Weight Problems Are Growing & Becoming More
Do you know that there are now more people with Weight Problems and Eating Disorders than
there has ever been in the history of mankind.
The fat person has become the
The fat person with the weight problem is also the fat person with Depression, Stress, Anxiety,
Relationship issues and other Life challenges.
The weight problem has merged with
other Life problems and they have become more complex and difficult to treat.
To treat them we need to better
In reality these problems are
Hybrid problems, that often have their expression in the physical world and their roots in the Emotional,
Psychological and Behaviour Development that is created by someone's inner world development as they go
through their life. In other words; they are Psycho-Somatic in nature.
To deal with these problems
effectively we need to understand and work with this.
Our view was that to begin to
influence and change these problems in the right way, that we required a new Vision and a new Plan. The old
approach doesn't really work and its time we acknowledged this.
Why The Normal Approach To Dieting Doesn't
The normal approach for dealing with weight problems and disordered eating is
to use The Dieting Pathway. This approach is used by companies such as Weight
Watchers and Slimming World and by many in the Medical profession.
This approach focuses on food, weight, diet and exercise (The Physical
Aspects where the focus is on weight loss) but it has a very limited sustainable effect upon the medium to
long term consequences of weight problems and often leads to the practice of long term repeat
This weight loss focused approach, now has so much influence and control over
people that it is normal for people to spend decades trying to deal with weight problems using this approach.
We once worked with a woman who had tried this approach for 40-years and who still had the problem when she came to
Because companies like Weight Watchers and Slimming world require a large
volume of users, they try to work with anyone and everyone. This approach has a failure rate that matches the
Problem Pyramid. About 85% of the people that they work with each year fail to achieve and maintain any form of
weight control over the medium to long term.
Those that do achieve weight loss that is significant (Dieter of the Year) usually
return to their previous habits and put the weight back on. So instead of dieters following success; they usually
imitate failure and become a dieting failure themselves.
What is typical about this approach is that it fails to influence and change
behaviours over the medium to long term and it has little real success for those with entrenched Weight
and Dietary issues.
In my experience it also produces Yo-yo dieters and re-enforces the Weight
problem, making it harder to treat.
So what can be done about it?
The real question that everyone has: How Do I Become Successful With My
The real underlying question everyone has is this:
How do they reach the place where real change with their weight
problem becomes a possibility for them; that can be turned into a really?
I worked with this problem over the course of many years. My
goal was to create a new type of Solution that
could be delivered through Programmes that have been designed to create "The Condition of Possibility" that
The Condition of Possibility is
the place where it becomes possible for real and permanent change to
This is the place that those with Weight Problems want to reach but usually
This is the place where Change
that has previously been difficult or impossible to achieve; can begin to
These points of change are so
special that we called them Genesis Points. Our Problem Mastery Programmes help people with weight
problems to reach and use Genesis Points and use them to change their weight
Through this process we work with
the Psycho-Somatic nature of their weight problem and help them to
This process creates permanent
The Problem Mastery Programme Format
The Problem Mastery Programme for Weight Problems
and Disordered Eating is provided in 1-year long modules. Each Module has a maximum of 46
Each Programme has a Programme Manager who provides guidance and one-to-one personal
assistance throughout the Programmes module.
The Programmes are comprehensive, high quality and high value Programmes that
include a mixture of Consultancy, Training, Mentoring, Experiential Learning, Support, New information, a New
Approach, New Systems and Structures that you will not have been exposed to before.
In reality; the most complex and difficult problems, that score
high on the Problem Scale™ will need to be worked with over time and in a stepped process. To achieve this we
simply link modules together and work at different levels. This format allows complex and difficult problems to be
dealt with in module format and for the person to undertake their journey from the problem to the
solution with realistic time scales and allows the space for Experiential
An Problem Mastery Programme will normally include working with the
The Weight, Food, Health, Me!
The Lifestyle Management System
Understanding and using The Dieters
Understanding and using The Human Algorithm®
The Human Intelligence (Hi) Common
The Relationship Management System
The Emotional Management System
The Psychological Management System
The Behaviour Management System.
Bringing all the bits together and locking them in
Issues such as Self Esteem, Confidence, Etc. Allowing proper
time scales and having realistic expectations for the client group allows new things to be
experienced and locked in place. Once locked in place it becomes difficult for recidivist
behaviours to emerge (it become difficult to fall back to previous
Our Individual sessions are often longer than the standard
Problem Mastery Programmes are world class programmes that we have
developed and exclusively provide.
Problem Mastery Programme for Weight Problems and Eating
Disorders are suitable for both Adults and Children.
Contact us to speak about your
requirements. Contact Us
I have the ability to offer limited Residential Placements for certain conditions to provide
a higher level of support and contact. This level of contact allows for different types of work and interactions to
Please contact me for details. David Sheridan 07787 503646
In the process of creating this project a number of books related to the work of The Human Algorithm® Project and understanding and
working with weight control problems have been written. Material from these books is used in our Problem
Mr. David J. Sheridan
The books have been written by Mr David J. Sheridan. The book titles include
the following 6 titles which are available from Amazon:
Self Esteem for Imperfect People
The Perfect Life Diet for Imperfect People with Weight
An Introduction to The Human Dynamics Matrix
Weight Control The Hi-Way
Inspire & Motivate Yourself to Achieve Something
From Fat to Slim in 3 Steps
The Human Algorithm® Project has been created and developed by David J.
Sheridan and the Lifestyle Services Corporation Ltd.
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