T1D Improv: “Yes, and…”

Samantha Markovitz, NBC-HWC discussed creative problem solving and resilience. Great for both people with diabetes and caregivers.

Samantha Markovitz is a National Board Certified Health & Wellness Coach and founder of GraceMark, a coaching practice based in Southern California. Diagnosed in young adulthood, she quickly discovered a gap in patient care and support, leading her on a mission to help others with T1D live well and thrive. Samantha is the author of “Type 1 Diabetes Caregiver Confidence: A Guide for Caregivers of Children Living with Type 1 Diabetes”. In addition to her work with GraceMark, she is the Supervisor of Health and Wellness Initiatives at the Mary & Dick Allen Diabetes Center at Hoag Hospital. She believes strongly in the power of community and connection for people living with T1D and serves on the board of JDRF SoCal.