There are a number of disease-specific self-management programs, which help participants manage and overcome symptoms, side effects and the emotional toll of ongoing health conditions. For more information each of these programs, click on the links below.
These community-based workshops teach techniques for successfully dealing with health challenges, communication, nutrition and relationships of cancer patients. More info…
PSMP teaches HIV positive individuals how to integrate medication, techniques to dealing with emotional effects, exercise, communication, and more. More info…
The Chronic Pain Self-Management Program instruct on techniques to deal with chronic pain through exercise, medication, nutrition, communication, and more. More info…
The Diabetes Self-Management workshop teaches techniques to deal with the symptoms of diabetes, fatigue, pain, hyper/hypoglycemia, stress. During the six week program, participants also learn to manage related emotional problems such as depression, anger, fear and frustration. The AADE has recognized DSMP as part of AADE recognized diabetes program. More info…
Improved health status and health behavior, and self-efficacy
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