Children and Teens with Type 1 Diabetes

Every day is different

If you're a family member or caregiver for a child or teen with T1D, you're dealing with a challenge of epic proportions. 

The list of factors that affect glucose is as long as your arm--and chances are you experience most of them in any given week.

You need a fund of knowledge, a well-stocked toolbox of practical solutions, and someone to guide you. And some sleep. 

Care and Education for Children with Type 1 Diabetes

We roll up sleeves and take time to unpack particularly challenging patterns or problems. We work together to solve things while focusing on your child's strengths. We look beyond just the HbA1c to focus on quality of life for the whole family.

Families have found it helpful to "toggle" between visits here and a provider in a larger system. The environment is relaxing and positive, focused on learning and teamwork. 

Karen Aitken ARNP, BC-ADM

Type 1 Health Northwest/Karen Aitken ARNP, BC-ADM provides diabetes management and education for adults and children with Type 1 diabetes.

Visits are available in Seattle, WA and via telemedicine throughout Washington State, including Redmond, Bellingham, Olympia and the greater Seattle area.